Wireless


  • XO Expands Broadband Wireless Coverage in DC Region
    XO Communications has expanded its carrier-grade broadband wireless coverage across the Washington, D.C. region with the deployment of a new wireless hub in the Tysons Corner area of Northern Virginia. The company says the expansion gives businesses a robust alternative for ...More
    April 5, 2010 Posted in News
  • Analyst: Believe It, iPad Will Strain AT&T's Network
    Despite claims to the contrary from AT&T, at least one analyst says the iPad will add significant strain to the company’s much-criticized wireless network.In a note released this week, Sanford C. Bernstein & Co. analyst Craig Moffett wrote, “AT&T ...More
    April 2, 2010 Posted in News
  • Aruba Adds Cloud Services to Branch Networking Solution
    Aruba Networks Inc. this week updated its Virtual Branch Networking solution by migrating services like application acceleration and content security into the cloud – a change the company said will reduce capex and opex for branch offices by eliminating the need for ...More
    April 1, 2010 By Khali Henderson Posted in News
  • BlackBerry Outlook Gloomy as Competition Grows
    A question that would have seemed inconceivable only a year ago now seems highly pertinent: Will the BlackBerry, once a must-have workhorse and status symbol for millions of corporate executives (and wannabes), be able to survive in the new era of the iPhone, Android, and ...More
    April 1, 2010 By Richard Martin Posted in Articles
  • Verizon Slashes Palm Pre, Pixi Prices Again
    If you paid full price less than three months ago for a Palm Pre Plus or Pixi Plus on the Verizon Wireless network, you might not consider this to be good news. But if you’re in the market for one of these smartphones – or perhaps thought you’d wait until ...More
    April 1, 2010 Posted in News
  • AT&T Preps Network for iPhone Throwdown with Verizon
    AT&T Inc. has a problem: The iPhone has a wandering eye, and it might not stick exclusively with the carrier for very much longer. AT&T is ready to take its guns to town to avoid losing customers or potential customers, by beefing up its network (and its competitive ...More
    March 31, 2010 By Tara Seals Posted in News
  • New Prepaid Customers Outnumber Postpaid for First Time
    Reports from Ovum/Datamonitor and IDG show that the number of new prepaid wireless customers in the U.S. was more than the number of new, contract-based cell phone agreements for the first time ever in the fourth quarter of 2009.According to the most recent available ...More
    March 31, 2010 Posted in News
  • WSJ: Verizon CDMA iPhone Coming Soon
    Apple Inc. will bring to market a CDMA version of the iPhone for the Verizon Wireless network, according to unnamed sources talking to the Wall Street Journal. The phone will likely start in mass production in September, they said.The sources also said that, as expected, a ...More
    March 29, 2010 By Tara Seals Posted in News
  • Sprint, Clearwire Expand WiMAX 4G in Houston
    Clearwire Communications LLC has expanded its sales operations for its CLEAR WiMAX mobile Internet service throughout greater Houston. The company also named John Smith as general manager for the Houston market. Meanwhile, Sprint Corp. announced the launch of its own ...More
    March 29, 2010 Posted in News
  • Apple iPad Preorders Sold Out, Best Buy To Sell
    Apple iPad news hit and hit hard Monday morning: The long-awaited tablet device has sold out its pre-orders for now. Meanwhile, customers lucky enough to have already snagged a pre-order are getting their shipping notifications today. And, Best Buy will be carrying the ...More
    March 29, 2010 By Tara Seals Posted in News