T-Mobile Hungary has teamed up with Antenna Hungaria to test DVB-H mobile-television technology in Hungary. Commercial services could hit the market as early as next year, depending on the outcome of the trial, the companies said.
Ericsson has won a supply contract from Vodafone that will allow the company to manage the supply and distribution of spare parts for Vodafone mobile companies in several European countries. The deal will allow Vodafone to cut back on costs, as the company currently handles its own parts operations.
Samsung Ultra Video SGH-F500 mobile phone has received DivX certification. "The addition of DivX certification to the Samsung F500 mobile handset opens a broad ecosystem of digital media that can be taken on the road," DivX President Kevin Hell said.
Dobson Cellular Systems' Cellular One is employing Kodiak Networks' Real-Time Exchange (RTX) platform to deliver a host of push-to-talk services, including group communications, to its customers in Alaska.