Wireless


  • AT&T-Verizon-Compatible iPhone in the Works?
    Despite some naysayers out there, Verizon has said publicly on more than one occasion that it will be getting the iPhone early next year when AT&T’s exclusive contract runs out – assuming that contract isn’t extended. Now there’s more speculation ...More
    November 12, 2009 Posted in News
  • T-Mobile Outlines Plans for 3G Upgrade
    Running in fourth place to fellow wireless giants Verizon, AT&T and Sprint, T-Mobile has outlined plans to better its 3G network.T-Mobile announced that its 3G service will reach 200 million people by the end of 2009, including most major markets. The improvements will ...More
    November 11, 2009 Posted in News
  • Google Delivers Free Wi-Fi for Holiday
    Delivering “one of our holiday gifts to our users,” Google Inc. (GOOG) said it will provide free Wi-Fi at 47 airports around the continental United States through Jan. 15, 2010. The company is also helping provide permanent free access at the Seattle and ...More
    November 10, 2009 By Richard Martin Posted in News
  • MobileAccess Launches 4G Solution
    MobileAccess, a provider of in-building wireless solutions, has announced the launch of EnCOVER VE, what it said is the first 4G distributed antenna system (DAS) to deliver cellular services over a LAN infrastructure. EnCOVER VE leverages existing building infrastructure, ...More
    November 10, 2009 Posted in News
  • Droid Takes on BlackBerry’s Business Customer Base
    It’s arrived. The Motorola Droid smartphone from Verizon Wireless makes its debut today. And despite all of the hyped-up TV commercials that make it look like the next fun, must-have electronic device, Verizon hopes it will serve as competition for BlackBerry in the ...More
    November 6, 2009 Posted in News
  • Smartphone War Sizzling: $99 iPhone 3G S Coming Soon?
    The glut of smartphones hitting the market in the last few months could be a win-win for the consumer, especially as prices are slashed. There are places you can get the Palm Pre for less than half the price of when it debuted back in June.Now, several sources are reporting ...More
    November 5, 2009 Posted in News
  • Ericsson: We’ll Close Nortel Wireless Deal Soon
    A senior Ericsson exec says his company plans to close its purchase of Nortel Networks’ wireless assets very soon.Ericsson CTO Hakan Eriksson, who will be taking over the company’s Silicon Valley operations in January, told Reuters that there’s very little ...More
    November 5, 2009 Posted in News
  • BlackBerry-Maker RIM to Buy Back Shares
    Facing renewed competition in the smartphone segment it owned for many years, BlackBerry-maker Research in Motion (RIMM) has seen its share price drop by 30 percent since it reported quarterly earnings in September. Today, believing such competitive concerns are ...More
    November 5, 2009 By Richard Martin Posted in News
  • BlackBerry Bold 2 Generating Rave Reviews
    As the new BlackBerry Bold 2, 9700, Onyx, or whatever you want to call it, goes on sale tomorrow in the U.K., glowing reviews are beginning to follow it – unlike this early preview last month that called it a “non-story” because it lacks the innovation ...More
    November 5, 2009 Posted in News
  • Clearwire Expands CLEAR WiMAX in Philly Area
    Clearwire Communications is expanding its sales operations for CLEAR’s mobile Internet service in the Philadelphia area, effective today.CLEAR covers 1000 square miles and approximately 3.6 million people in the Philadelphia market. Regionally, service extends as far ...More
    November 5, 2009 Posted in News