News Corp.'s new mobile-entertainment store Mobizzo debuts today, part of the conglomerate's move into content for mobile phones. News Corp. also has created a content studio to produce mobile material in much the same way that 20th Century Fox creates TV shows and movies.
When Villanova University meets St. John's University in college basketball Wednesday, you'll have to be watching your computer to see the game. ESPN's broadband offering ESPN360 has exclusive coverage.
EarthLink is putting less emphasis on dial-up Internet and more on wireless broadband, a shift that could lead to partnerships with Google, Clearwire and others. One area of heavy emphasis is video, which EarthLink believes is key to converged media services.
Vodafone Group will take a goodwill charge of up to $48.7 billion to reflect a less optimistic outlook for its mobile phone business. The company also revised downward its forecast for the fiscal year ending in March 2007, saying sales and margins would be lower.