• Vodafone Lobbies for ‘Google Tax’
    Vodafone plc and Telefónica are taking on Google with the intent of making it and other online content providers pay for network usage.Specifically, Vodafone plans to petition the European Union to "facilitate bilateral agreements between telecom operators and online ...More
    April 27, 2010 By Tara Seals Posted in News
  • BlackBerry Overhauls OS to Match iPhone, Droid
    Research In Motion Ltd. will offer up the overhauled BlackBerry OS 6.0 next quarter, along with a new Web browser. While no one should expect the refreshes to be earth-shatteringly different, the goal is to make BlackBerrys more accessible and intuitive. The ...More
    April 26, 2010 By Tara Seals Posted in News
  • RIM Announces CDMA Version of BlackBerry Bold
    Watch out AT&T Inc.: Research in Motion Ltd. has unveiled a CDMA version of the popular BlackBerry Bold smartphone, one of AT&T’s best-sellers.Although carriers have not been announced by RIM, the BlackBerry Bold 9650 would be a nice “get” for ...More
    April 26, 2010 By Tara Seals Posted in News
  • No Google Nexus One for Verizon, Vodafone a Go
    Verizon Wireless and Vodafone plc were supposed to become network partners for the Google Nexus One Android smartphone this spring, but it seems that Verizon will not, after all, join up with that part of the ‘droid army. In its Nexus One blog on Monday announcing ...More
    April 26, 2010 By Tara Seals Posted in News
  • T-Mobile Reaches Wi-Fi Milestone
    T-Mobile, the first major carrier to offer Wi-Fi calling, today announced it logs 1.6 million Wi-Fi calls per month, what it calls a new milestone for the industry. T-Mobile makes this service available from open Wi-Fi access points across the globe, helping organizations ...More
    April 26, 2010 Posted in News
  • RIM's New BlackBerry Pearl: 3G and Consumer-Focused
    Call it a smartphone for the masses: Research in Motion Ltd. has announced a pair of new Pearl BlackBerrys, 3G versions of the gadgets that are being touted as giving consumers the power of a smartphone with the familiar look and feel of a feature phone.To wit, the 9105 has ...More
    April 26, 2010 By Tara Seals Posted in News
  • Case Study: Evolve Property Management Partners with DC Access to Offer Wi-Fi
    About seven years ago, Evolve recognized the need to make it easy for apartment and condo residents in Washington, D.C., to access a high-speed connection, but was concerned about the impact of integrating broadband technology into historic buildings. ...More
    April 21, 2010 Posted in Articles
  • Zultys Releases UC Client for iPhone
    IP PBX maker Zultys Inc. and mobile app developer Quarta Mobile Inc. announced Tuesday the release of Zultys iConnected, an iPhone client that integrates with Zultys Unified Communications systems to deliver UC to mobile workers.With iConnected, road warriors can have ...More
    April 20, 2010 Posted in News
  • Verizon-Alltel Fallout: One State Lost 600 Jobs
    Verizon Wireless has cut 600 jobs in Arkansas since it acquired Alltel for more than $28 billion in January 2009. While that sounds like bad news, NWA Online reports that number is 700 fewer than what the company originally thought it would cut from Alltel’s former ...More
    April 19, 2010 Posted in News
  • Asentinel Unveils Mobile App for TEM
    Asentinel unveiled Monday Asentinel Mobile, a mobile application for telecom expense management that allows access to inventory, invoices, orders and business intelligence on the go.Asentinel Mobile allows customers remote access to Asentinel 6.0, its patented TEM ...More
    April 19, 2010 Posted in News