Wireless


  • Verizon Wireless Expands 3G in Connecticut
    Verizon Wireless is investing in New Haven County, Conn., to stay ahead of rising demand for wireless voice, 3G multimedia and Internet access. Regionally, the company has invested more than $2.5 billion into its New England network over the past nine years, including more ...More
    November 4, 2009 Posted in News
  • T-Mobile Customers Inconvenienced By Outage
    On Tuesday, T-Mobile customers experienced a massive outage leaving some of their voice and data capabilities impaired or halted altogether.T-Mobile issued a statement saying that their rapid response teams were working to quickly restore the service. The service ...More
    November 4, 2009 Posted in News
  • AT&T Files Suit Against Verizon for 3G Ads
    The recent “There’s a Map for That” ad campaign being run by Verizon Wireless is taking some heat from AT&T (T). AT&T is suing the carrier for supposedly misleading viewers by suggesting that AT&T’s coverage is spotty.Echoing ...More
    November 3, 2009 Posted in News
  • Palm Pre, iPhone, Droid: Which Reigns Supreme?
    With the Motorola Droid ready to debut on the Verizon Wireless network, the smartphone wars might be ready to explode even beyond what we saw with the release of the Palm Pre and the iPhone 3G S this past summer.The hype surrounding the Droid might make some smartphone ...More
    November 2, 2009 Posted in News
  • Sprint Offers First Netbook, ‘Deal’ Draws Criticism
    Sprint joins the netbook wars with the debut of the Dell Inspiron Mini today. It’s a 10-inch device that Sprint, in its press release, says “offers blazing-fast Internet access in a convenient, affordable and portable package that can easily fit in a purse, ...More
    November 2, 2009 Posted in News
  • Sprint Unveils 4G in New Markets
    Sprint is sprinting a little faster now in a handful of new, major U.S. markets. The company is debuting its 4G wireless service in Dallas, Chicago, Charlotte and a number of other North Carolina cities.The company says its customers can enjoy a blazing fast wireless mobile ...More
    November 2, 2009 Posted in News
  • Palm Pre Beats iPhone? 10 Reasons Why
    The Palm Pre and the iPhone 3G S have been battling out for supremacy in the U.S. for several months now, with the iPhone getting the upper hand in most polls, and of course, in the more important category of sales.But mobile users in the U.K. haven’t had as much time ...More
    October 31, 2009 Posted in News
  • Verizon Jabs at AT&T for Network Problems
    AT&T, a long-suffering target of criticism in the blogosphere for network-related problems, is now taking some not-so-subtle jabs from its top competitor, Verizon.Verizon announced this week a competitor to the popular Apple iPhone. The DROID smartphone will run on ...More
    October 30, 2009 Posted in News
  • iPhone Exclusivity: Point-Counterpoint
    The debate over whether Apple should keep its exclusive iPhone deal with AT&T is reaching a fever pitch this week.A Wall Street analyst stepped into the fray, saying Apple is likely to drop the exclusive agreement and give Verizon subscribers the opportunity to pick up ...More
    October 30, 2009 Posted in News
  • Watch Out Humans: Verizon DROID Arrives Next Week
    BlackBerry Storm 2, move over? The DROID smartphone from Motorola Inc. will roll out next week on the Verizon Wireless network. The companies said on Wednesday. Verizon is doing a full-court marketing press for the DROID, its first Google Android-based handset (perhaps ...More
    October 28, 2009 Posted in News