Archive for December, 2006

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Samsung Electronics and SK Telecom to Launch New Products with Option’s HSDPA Wireless Module Inside

December 22nd, 2006

Option N.V. the wireless technology company, congratulates Samsung and SK Telecom on the launch of two new mobile products, the Notebook Q40 and the Ultra-Mobile PC (UMPC) Q1, in the Korean market. Option’s HSDPA embedded Wireless Modules enables both devices to access SK Telecom’s advanced mobile network empowering users of the stylishly designed Q40 and [...]

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Court Dismisses Visto Claim and Stays Injunction

December 22nd, 2006

Today the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas entered final judgment and dismissed one of the five patent claims asserted against Seven. The Court also stayed Visto’s request for an immediate injunction on the remaining four claims pending appeal. SEVEN and its customers can continue to use and sell all of [...]

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Nokia launches new initiatives to help young people affected by the Asian Tsunami

December 22nd, 2006

Two years on from the Asian Tsunami that devastated many communities, Nokia has announced the launch of several new projects to help young people in India, Sri Lanka and Indonesia with training and new skills. The initiative is designed to help young people find jobs or set up small businesses, building long-term livelihoods for themselves [...]

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Nokia wins over EUR 320 million GSM/GPRS/EDGE network expansion contract with MegaFon in Russia

December 22nd, 2006

Nokia has won a major GSM/GPRS/EDGE network expansion contract from leading Russian operator MegaFon that will see it deliver both radio and core equipment as well as a range of services, helping MegaFon deliver advanced mobile solutions to its fast-growing subscriber base. The value of the agreement is over EUR 320 million, and equipment deliveries [...]

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Nokia and Brian Eno pair up for two great causes

December 22nd, 2006

Nokia and composer Brian Eno today announced a charity auction to benefit two of Brian’s favourite organisations – the Keiskamma Aids Treatment program and The World Land Trust. Starting on January 8th 2007 and ending on Febuary 12th 2007, a total of ten Nokia 8800 Sirocco Brian Eno Signature Edition mobile phones, individually numbered and [...]

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Cingular introduces the latest Option Globetrotter GT MAX data card

December 21st, 2006

Option N.V. and Cingular Wireless announced that the newest version of Option’s GlobeTrotter GT MAX HSDPA laptop card is now available for purchase from Cingular. Along with providing global mobile data roaming in more than 115 countries (with access to mobile broadband connections in more than two dozen countries), the card includes Advanced Receiver Technology, [...]