• Motorola Unveils First Wireless Specialization in PartnerEmpower Program
    Motorola Inc. announced Monday the Motorola Wireless Network Solutions (WNS) Track, the first specialization in its new PartnerEmpower Channel Program launched for the combined Motorola Enterprise Mobility business in mid-March.The other two tracks – radio and ...More
    April 12, 2010 By Khali Henderson Posted in News, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony
  • LTE Who? WiMAX Players Team to Enable 300Mbps
    Leading WiMAX silicon suppliers, equipment makers and research organizations have announced a new initiative to accelerate the commercialization of the WiMAX 2 802.16m standard, which supports data rates of more than 300Mbps. As a bonus, WiMAX 2 systems will offer lower ...More
    April 12, 2010 By Tara Seals Posted in News
  • Microsoft Debuts Project Pink KIN 1 & 2 on Verizon
    Microsoft Corp. finally unveiled its long-awaited Project Pink phones for the consumer market on Monday, with the unexpected twist being that they are not powered by Micrsoft's new OS, Windows Phone 7. They are instead based on a lighter version of the Windows Phone ...More
    April 12, 2010 By Tara Seals Posted in News
  • WePad Android Tablet Arrives, Google Plans iPad-Killer
    Google Inc. and Apple Inc. continue to play in each others’ sandboxes. The latest is a report that Google will likely continue its foray into branded CPE with a new Android-based tablet, which will, of course, directly take on the iPad.Meanwhile, official details ...More
    April 12, 2010 By Tara Seals Posted in News
  • Verizon Wireless, Sprint Carry More Data Traffic than AT&T
    AT&T Inc. has become, by its own talking points, the poster child for the mobile data explosion. But guess what? Both Verizon Wireless and Sprint-Nextel Corp. carried more data traffic in 2009.According to ABI Research, customers of these two operators generated 63 ...More
    April 12, 2010 By Tara Seals Posted in News
  • RIM Targets Connected Cars with QNX Acquisition
    Research In Motion Ltd. is setting its sights on the in-car wireless market, with the acquisition of QNX Software Systems from Harman International. The idea is to further integrate and enhance the user experience between smartphones and in-vehicle audio and infotainment ...More
    April 9, 2010 By Tara Seals Posted in News
  • Case Study: Las Vegas Casino Goes Wireless With MobileAccess
    Aliante Station Casino + Hotel is a $662 million resort located in North Las Vegas. Opened in November 2008, the hotel and casino boasts 202 guest rooms and suites, six restaurants and a food court, 14,000 square feet of meeting, banquet and convention space, Regal ...More
    April 9, 2010 Posted in Articles
  • iPhone 4.0: Multitasking At Last!
    Apple Inc. gave a sneak peek of its upcoming iPhone 4.0 software update, which will finally include ... drumroll please ... multitasking!Multitasking has of course been a glaring omission in iPhone functionality, right up there with its lack of support for Flash video. ...More
    April 8, 2010 By Tara Seals Posted in News
  • 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