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CDMA Development Group
Shipments of CDMA2000 1xEV-DO Modems Embedded in Portable Computers for Wide Area Connectivity is Exceeding Expectations
LOS ANGELES, Sept. 13, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- CTIA WIRELESS IT & ENTERTAINMENT -- The CDMA Development Group (CDG) (www.cdg.org) today announced that shipments of laptops with embedded CDMA2000(r) 1xEV-DO high-speed modems have exceeded expectations. 1xEV-DO is the first wireless wide area network (WWAN) technology to be embedded into a PC notebook, and is now shipped by more laptop manufacturers and in more models than any other technology. There are currently six leading notebook manufacturers: Dell, HP, Itronix, Lenovo, Panasonic and Toshiba that offer PCs with 1xEV-DO embedded in them.
Aerospace and Defense Sector More at Risk From Fraud
NEW YORK, Sept. 13, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The threat of corporate misconduct and its impact on reputation is now higher on the agendas of aerospace and defense company managers and directors, as well as financial regulators, according to a PricewaterhouseCoopers report launched today, titled: "Predicting the unpredictable - Protecting aerospace and defense companies against fraud, reputation and misconduct risk."
GO-Globe.com -- A Giant Global Marketplace for Striking Mega Deals
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Sept. 13, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Over $2,100 million in real estate property transactions, $12.3 million in vehicle and electronic sales, and over 360 listed reputed employers with hundreds of jobs on offer: that's what GO-Globe.com has achieved in a short span -- just 16 months -- of its online existence.
JetBlue Airways Corporation
Now Boarding: New York's WCBS; Broadcast Network Joins JetBlue's Line-Up of 36 Channels of DIRECTV Programming Delivered by LiveTV
NEW YORK, Sept. 13, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- JetBlue Airways Corp. (Nasdaq:JBLU) today welcomes CBS television to its line-up of 36 channels of DIRECTV(r) programming, the most live digital TV offered by any airline. Starting today, JetBlue customers will enjoy CBS programming on all flights, including hit shows such as CSI, The Late Show with David Letterman, Big Brother and Survivor, in addition to the network's award-winning daytime dramas and news programs like The Early Show, 48 Hours, the CBS Evening News and 60 Minutes.
Airvana Announces Mobile 'VoIP Lab'
CHELMSFORD, Mass., Sept. 13, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Airvana, Inc. (www.airvana.com), an innovator and leader in mobile broadband infrastructure based on 3G mobile broadband technology, today announced that it has established a Multimedia/VoIP laboratory to test and demonstrate commercial IP-based mobile broadband 1xEV-DO Rev. A and fixed-mobile convergence systems. The VoIP Lab seeks to identify issues that may arise when voice and other multimedia data packets converge on a single network. From Quality of Service (QoS) to individual call performance, the VoIP Lab will help ensure that wireless VoIP networks run as flawlessly as possible. Current participants include AudioCodes, Brix Networks and Camiant.