“Motorola Inc. Chief Executive Ed Zander said mobile phone carriers aren’t balking at his company’s plan to sell a phone that doubles as a music player. ‘There is no resistance on anybody’s part,’ Zander said. ‘I don’t know where these rumors got started,” The Chicago Tribune reports. “Zander said the phone, known as Rokr, will be out in ‘a couple of more months,’ reiterating comments he made April 20. Schaumburg-based Motorola said in July that it was developing a phone that uses Apple Computer Inc.’s iTunes software to play music.”

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