MobiTV says it has joined with AT&T to bring the phone giant's U-verse IPTV service to mobile phones.
AT&T is expanding the reach of its U-verse IPTV service to PCs and, at a later date, wireless phones. For about $10 a month, subscribers can access 28 channels through MobiTV.
Verizon Wireless launched its upgraded high-speed wireless network in Boston; Richmond and Hampton Roads, Va.; Chicago; select Utah cities including Salt Lake City; and parts of Florida.
Semiconductor sales increased 8.9% globally in 2006, according to the Semiconductor Industry Association, which attributes the growth in part to mobile-phone demand. Texas Instruments ranks as the top supplier of processors for cell phones.