Wednesday´s News Bits - September 2009 edition, part 1 - PhoneArena

Wednesday´s News Bits - September 2009 edition, part 1

Wednesday´s News Bits
  • Sprint shows concern about mother Nature and rolls out a line of eco-friendly accessories. The series currently includes two phone cases (one is universal, the other is specifically designed for the Reclaim), high energy class charger that you can use in your car and at home and a splash-resistant, solar panel charger for $59.99. More information about the accessories is available here. (source: Sprint)

  • AT&T plans to deploy a new HSPA 7.2Mbps service in six cities across the US by the end of the year,namely Charlotte, Chicago, Dallas, Houston, Los Angeles and Miami. The carrier intends to make the high-speed 3G network service available to customers in 25 largest markets across the country by the end of 2010 and finally, over 90% of the current 3G network should be able to provide the fast speed HSPA 7.2Mbps by the end of 2011. (source: AT&T)

  • Nokia will take part in MWC 2010 after all, but will be shift its focus to its infrastructure business. The official announcement made at GSMA further clarifies that the manufacturer will participate in the exhibition, so as company representatives can visit business related meetings and take part in the many conferences, but their attention will be centered on Nokia Siemens Networks. This doesn´t mean Nokia will not introduce different cell phones (like quite a few rumors had it), but simply, we shouldn´t expect ground-breaking novelties. (source: GSM World)

  • New images of a case designed for the LG Chocolate BL40 have appeared. We do think that once it gets released in mid September, the case will prove to be one of the most wished for presents, at least by women. Friendly advise - just do what we do and make sure your wife doesn´t see the pictures. (via: Flickr)

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