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Telecoms News 09wk32
Broadband / Network Services
Nortel & Telstra claim 100Gbps record with 2038km signal over existing fiber without regenerators.
GSMA launches new website
Singapore: StarHub trials solar-powered basestation
UK: Rollout of BT's next gen network is delayed as the bulkier and taller roadside cabinets have failed to receive planning permission in some areas.
DailyWireless: The Death Of Paid WiFi
Clearwire to unwire Texas
Mobile / FMC / VoIP
Microsoft Mobile. There's not usually much to say about WinMobile but they have issued a detailed tutorial on how to port iPhone apps to WinMobile. Might be useful for someone looking for cross-platform support.
iPhone: the AppStore and its approval process is just a continuous bad-news story for Apple. The slightly bizzare story of a banned dictionary is just the latest example, even prompting a rare and contradictory letter from Apple SVP Phil Schiller. Mind you, it hasn't the profits with Apple taking 32% of global handset profits, a frankly astonishing figure.
Palm has complained to the USB Implementors Forum about Apple blocking the Pre from using iTunes. It's hard to see Palm's case here as the spec is clear on what the vendor field means.