DirecTV has filed a lawsuit against EchoStar, alleging its biggest rival is running "false and misleading" ads that incorrectly state Pegasus Communications' subscribers will lose TV service when Pegasus' deal with DirecTV ends.
Qwest Communications and the Securities and Exchange Commission are discussing a settlement that would require the telco to pay penalties for its alleged accounting irregularities, The Wall Street Journal reports.
Or so that's what MTI MicroFuel Cells would have us do, for it has unveiled a new fuel-cell battery that potentially could replace lithium-ion batteries currently favored by handset manufacturers. The Mobion Direct Fuel Cell battery offers a charge between two and five times that of LiIon batteries and would be recharged by inserting tiny methanol capsules into the handset.
Nextel Communications yesterday unveiled a new service whereby subscribers can record a voice message and send it to any e-mail address. The company sees the new feature as an extension of its popular push-to-talk service.