• AT&T Gets Sunny with Samsung Solstice
    The summer solstice might be past but AT&T Inc. is still appealing to the sunnier sides of life, with the launch of the social media-focused Samsung Solstice, available Aug. 2.The Solstice is a 3G touchscreen phone (with virtual landscape QWERTY keyboard) that provides ...More
    July 30, 2009 Posted in News
  • NexAira, D& H Sign Distribution Deal
    NexAira Inc. has signed a strategic distribution agreement with D&H Distributing wherein the distributor will carry NexAira's line of NexConnect 3G/4G Wireless Routers for consumers and businesses.D&H ships out of five separate locations in North America, including ...More
    July 29, 2009 Posted in News
  • Siemens: We’ve Booked $100M in Managed Services
    Siemens Enterprise Communications is touting its recent success in unified communications, boasting $100 million in managed services agreements with enterprises. “Managed services, like those offered by Siemens Enterprise, can help companies cost-effectively maintain ...More
    July 28, 2009 Posted in News, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony
  • AT&T’s Wi-Fi Bookin’ It at Barnes & Noble
    AT&T Inc. will provide free in-store Wi-Fi at Barnes & Noble Inc. at locations nationwide, it said on Tuesday. The two will also launch a mobile promotion campaign.While AT&T has provided hotspots at Barnes & Noble since 2005, now it’s free to anyone ...More
    July 28, 2009 Posted in News
  • Palm Pre For $99 – Whoops!
    Lucky smartphone shoppers were able to walk away from a Bay Area Best Buy over the weekend with a new Palm Pre that cost them just $99, instead of the $199 you pay just about everywhere else.The reason for the “deal” was a snafu in a newspaper ad that listed the ...More
    July 28, 2009 Posted in News
  • AT&T Unveils $49 iPhone on Twitter
    OK, so maybe you won’t be the hippest iPhone user on your block – but your wallet might be the fullest.AT&T used Twitter to announce that it’s offering refurbished versions of the iPhone 8GB 3G for just $49. That’s half the price that a brand-new ...More
    July 27, 2009 Posted in News
  • Verizon: It’s Official – We’re Selling the Palm Pre
    It may not have been the best kept secret, but Verizon Wireless confirmed today that it will sell the Palm Pre early next year. Many in the industry believe it will happen in January 2010.If that’s the case, that will end Sprint’s exclusive stranglehold on the ...More
    July 27, 2009 Posted in News
  • Channel To Benefit From Growing Wireless Spend
    A recent report from Gartner forecasts that about 80 percent of enterprises will overspend on wireless services for the next five years by an average of 15 percent.With so many businesses ratcheting up their wireless usage, channel partners are presented with an opportunity ...More
    July 27, 2009 Posted in News
  • Brightpoint To Launch Actify in U.S
    Brightpoint Inc. (CELL) has announced that its subsidiary, Brightpoint Activation Services LLC, is launching Actify, a new go-to-market concept, in the United States. Actify delivers activation sales and services programs that enable channel partners to develop and ...More
    July 27, 2009 Posted in News
  • AT&T CEO: We Won’t Always Have iPhone Exclusive
    It may have been stating the obvious, but AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson admitted Thursday that his company won’t have an exclusive with Apple’s iPhone for all eternity. What’s significant is that this is the first time he’s really hinted at ...More
    July 24, 2009 Posted in News