ALSO NOTED: A telecom earnings preview; Airwaves auction plan under fire; and much more...

> Why the 700 MHz auction plan prompted one advocate to say "AT&T has got to get over this Google-on-the-brain thing." Article (Reg. req.)

> Telecom service provider and equipment vendors stand to reap some good news from imminent second quarter earnings reports. Article

> Are companies providing prepaid calling cards cheating their customers? Article

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