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Nancy is a freelance journalist who started writing about mobile phones just in time to cover the transition to digital. She's written about PCs from Hanover, cellular networks from Singapore, wireless standards from Cyprus, cloud computing from Seattle and just about any technology subject you can think of from Las Vegas. Her work has appeared in the New York Times, Computerworld, Wired, the Seattle Times and other well-respected publications.

Verizon's LTE network to reach 38 cities this year

Verizon said it will launch LTE networks in 38 cities by the end of this year.

Google asks court to dismiss Oracle's Android lawsuit

Google is asking a court to dismiss all patent and copyright infringement allegations made by Oracle over the use of Java in Android.

MyTouch will be the second phone for T-Mobile's fast network

T-Mobile plans to introduce a new version of the MyTouch, which will run on its HSPA+ network.

Microsoft sues Motorola over Android phones

Microsoft filed a lawsuit against Motorola regarding its Android phones.

No tethering for Windows Phone 7

Microsoft's new Windows Phone 7 operating system won't allow tethering, the company said Friday.

Mozilla concept phone is a glimpse of the future

Mozilla Labs is showing off a cutting-edge concept mobile phone developed by a designer in his free time.

Microsoft offers rewards for using Bing

Microsoft is launching a new program that rewards people for using Bing.

Report: BlackBerry tablet may appear next week

Research in Motion may introduce a tablet computer next week, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal.

Texas conducting antitrust review of Google

Google is facing an antitrust review in Texas.

FCC strikes down free broadband plan

The FCC said it won't adopt a proposal that would auction spectrum and require the winner to offer free services.

Google scoops up fifth company this month

Google bought its fifth company this month, acquiring game developer SocialDeck.

Google continues social-networking push with Angstro buy

Continuing its push into social-networking capabilities, Google confirmed it acquired Angstro.

Yahoo moves to Bing in North America

Microsoft's Bing is now powering Yahoo search results in the U.S. and Canada.

Apple envisions tech to photograph, record iPhone thieves

An Apple patent describes technology that would record audio and take pictures of iPhone thieves.

FCC: Consumers get half of advertised broadband speed

In a new report, the FCC criticized the use of "up to" speeds in advertising for broadband services since most people only get half that rate.