Wireless


  • Sprint's Next-Gen Airave Femtocell Goes 3G
    Sprint Nextel is looking to bring 3G connectivity to its femtocell products, aiming to extend the benefits of smartphones into areas where wireless service is unavailable.Femtocell devices are basically cellular phone access points and plug into a broadband connection to ...More
    April 8, 2010 Posted in News
  • Microsoft Goes ‘Pink’ with New Smartphone
    Rumors have been flying about Microsoft’s next step into the smartphone market. The latest speculation is that Microsoft will announce two new smartphones at a press event on April 12. The computer giant has already sent out the press conference ...More
    April 6, 2010 Posted in News
  • Giving Wireless a Second Chance
    Combined with fair rules of engagement and robust support for the channel, new entrants could signal a fresh start for wireline agents in the wireless market. ...More
    April 6, 2010 Posted in Articles
  • HP Touts Upcoming iPad Rival
    Trying to catch some of the iPad’s reflected glory, Hewlett-Packard (HPQ) today posted a new video teasing its upcoming “slate device,” an unnamed tablet computer that will closely resemble the iPad but offer some features the new Apple (AAPL) ...More
    April 5, 2010 By Richard Martin Posted in News
  • Forecast: 6 Billion Mobile Apps To Be Downloaded in '10
    It wasn’t long ago that “app” wasn’t a household word, so it’s hard to believe that approximately 6 billion mobile apps will be downloaded in 2010.That’s the estimate from ABI Research, up from an estimated 2.4 billion in 2009. The rapid ...More
    April 5, 2010 Posted in News
  • Apple iPad Forum Riddled With Wi-Fi Complaints
    While many have been concerned about the impact the iPad would have on AT&T’s wireless network, the potential for Wi-Fi problems wasn’t on the radar screen. But that’s exactly what a lot of new iPad owners are finding. The iPad customer support forum had 92 comments as ...More
    April 5, 2010 Posted in News
  • Verizon iPhone: The Winners and the Losers
    When the Wall Street Journal announced last week that Verizon Wireless would be getting its own version of the iPhone in September, it once again fueled talk of one of the most-discussed rumors of the past couple of years. It now appears more likely than ever that Verizon ...More
    April 5, 2010 Posted in News
  • 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