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  • Palm Pre Sadness? Chance to Dump Sprint May Be Coming
    There’s speculation that Palm Pre owners who are not satisfied with their purchase might soon be able to get out of their contracts with Sprint.Sprint is reportedly mulling a change in their contracts’ fee structures that could give people a small window to get ...More
    December 11, 2009 Posted in News
  • Sprint Names Boost Exec President of 4G
    Sprint-Nextel Corp. has named Matt Carter, 48, as president of 4G, to oversee the company's continuing roll-out of fourth-generation broadband wireless services. The appointment will be effective January 11, when Carter moves from his current role as vice president of ...More
    December 10, 2009 Posted in News
  • Palm Pre User Sues Sprint, Palm for Lost Data
    Just when you thought the iPhone was the only smartphone with data issues comes news that Palm and Sprint are being sued by the owner of a Palm Pre who holds the companies responsible for losing a bunch of his data.San Francisco resident Jason Standiford has filed a suit ...More
    December 10, 2009 Posted in News
  • Bold 2 Tops List of BlackBerry’s ’09 Best
    Every December, the “Best of the Year” lists come out, and 2009 is no exception. So what was the best smartphone of ’09?If you’re in the market for a BlackBerry, one of these lists has been created just for Research In Motion’s baby. Digital ...More
    December 9, 2009 Posted in News
  • AT&T Soon to Charge for Heavy iPhone Data Use?
    iPhone bandwidth hogs could be bringing about a new mobile broadband trend – AT&T Wireless is hinting that they need to cut back their usage or pay more for service. AT&T has been under pressure to upgrade its network as its popular smartphone gobbles ...More
    December 9, 2009 Posted in News
  • 3G Tests Show AT&T Faster than Verizon
    Well, at least one company is bucking the let’s-bash-AT&T Inc.’s-3G-performance trend, sharing the results of comparison testing in seven major markets. And guess what? Verizon Wireless’ EV-DO loses out to AT&T's HSPA network, most significantly in ...More
    December 8, 2009 Posted in News
  • AT&T Launches U-Verse/Smartphone Holiday Bundle
    Talk about your integrated marketing campaigns. AT&T Inc. is offering a $200 promo card for use toward a new smartphone ... if you sign up for its U-Verse fiber-based residential entertainment service. New smartphone customer, new home sub – now that’s a ...More
    December 8, 2009 Posted in News
  • Manly Droid Ads Take on Silly Female iPhone
    Are you girly? Do you have a “BFF?” Are you into fashion? Then maybe that namby-pamby iPhone’s for you. But if you’re manly (insert chest-beating here), a guy’s guy, with a garage full of power tools, then you’ll want to consider the ...More
    December 8, 2009 Posted in News
  • Palm Pre – What You Don’t Know But Wish You Did
    The Palm Pre was released with much fanfare in the U.S. last June, but since then, it’s begun to get lost in the shuffle. The iPhone 3G S came out a couple of weeks later and the Motorola Droid launched last month, taking the Pre off of the front burner.But the Pre ...More
    December 7, 2009 Posted in News
  • FCC Probes Verizon’s $350 Early Termination Fee
    Verizon Wireless has some explaining to do to Federal regulators. The FCC said in a letter that it would like to know why, exactly, the cellco has doubled its early termination fees (ETFs) for users with smartphones like Blackberries and the Motorola Droid. Regulators are ...More
    December 4, 2009 Posted in News