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  • Apple iPad Market To Be Small, Niche and Not 3G
    Guess what? The iPad, Apple Inc.’s shiny new tablet computer, isn’t meant to replace your phone or your laptop. It’s not even really meant to be a 3G device. Its best target functionality might be acting as an augment to existing communications gadgets, in the home, used ...More
    January 28, 2010 By Tara Seals Posted in News
  • Google Voice Web App Comes to iPhone
    Like Kobe Bryant driving through the lane, the developers at Google Inc. (GOOG) have dodged the defenders at Apple (AAPL) to produce a Web app that functions like Google Voice on the iPhone – several months after Apple and AT&T (T) effectively ...More
    January 27, 2010 By Richard Martin Posted in News, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony
  • AT&T, Not Verizon, Snags Apple 'iPad'
    The Apple tablet, aka the tech world’s worst-kept secret, finally came into the light on Wednesday at a Bay Area launch event. The rumor mill got some things wrong: It’s not called the “iSlate,” but rather the “iPad;” and it won’t ...More
    January 27, 2010 By Tara Seals Posted in News
  • Apple Tablet/e-Reader: No Mystery Left?
    As Apple Inc.’s press event on Wednesday approaches, a series of leaks and contraband video clips have allowed us to cobble together a picture of just what the giant from Cupertino, Calif. will be unveiling. After months of speculation as to its existence, the tablet will ...More
    January 27, 2010 By Tara Seals Posted in News
  • Wirefly Predicts Rate War, Android Will Heat Up More
    Online cell phone retailer Wirefly predicts the wireless wars are going to get even more contentious in 2010, something that is bound to benefit the consumer. The company also believes the Android OS will make big gains this year as more smartphone-makers use it. Those are ...More
    January 26, 2010 Posted in News
  • Palm Pre Plus, Pixi Plus Make Verizon Debuts
    The Palm Pre smartphone has made its debut on the Verizon Wireless network, ending an exclusive run with Sprint that lasted less than eight months.The updated Pre – called the Pre Plus – can now be purchased online and at Verizon retail outlets for $149.99 after ...More
    January 26, 2010 Posted in News
  • Cox Wraps Test of Voice, HD Video Over 4G LTE Network
    Cox Communications says it has successfully completed testing of voice calling and high definition video streaming over wireless networks using 4G LTE technology.Cox’s 4G technology and service trials use the AWS and 700 MHz spectrum that it acquired at FCC auctions ...More
    January 25, 2010 Posted in News
  • Report: AT&T Wants To Dump iPhone Exclusivity
    While many would argue that opening the iPhone up to other carriers would benefit Apple with additional sales, an inside source at AT&T is saying that it’s the telecom giant that’s looking to end the exclusive deal for the device. Problems with data overload on ...More
    January 25, 2010 Posted in News
  • The Next iPhone: Recommendations for Improvement
    With rumors rampant that the release of the next version of the iPhone is imminent, perhaps at a media event scheduled for Jan. 27, many are curious to see what improvements might be made to the world’s best-known smartphone. A writer for the San Jose Mercury News, ...More
    January 22, 2010 Posted in News
  • Is Any Wireless Network Ready for Apple's Tablet?
    Apple has remained typically mum on any details regarding the launch of its new tablet computer at an event next week. Heck, we don’t even know for sure that it is the tablet, rumored to be called the “iSlate.” Some have speculated that the announcement is ...More
    January 21, 2010 Posted in News