• Apple Tablet Latest: Jan. 27 Launch Event for ‘New Creation’ Confirmed
    Apple Inc. has officially confirmed that it will hold a press event Jan. 27, to announce its “newest creation.” It’s widely expected that the giant from Cupertino, Calif., will be unveiling the long-rumored Apple tablet, dubbed in the press as the “iSlate,” whose ability to ...More
    January 18, 2010 By Tara Seals Posted in News
  • BlackBerry Users Warned of Haiti Spam
    The people of Haiti need every dollar coming their way through legitimate text-messaging programs and other means, but scammers and spammers are doing what they can to get in on a piece of the action and make you question if your money’s going to the right ...More
    January 18, 2010 Posted in News
  • Ericsson Gets Serious About Services, LTE Divisions
    Ericsson (ERIC), the world’s largest telecom equipment maker, has named new leaders in two of its key divisions.Magnus Mandersson has taken over as head of the Global Services business unit and put Rima Qureshi in charge of the CDMA Mobile Systems arm. Mandersson ...More
    January 18, 2010 By Kelly Teal Posted in News
  • AT&T Routing Problem Raises Mobile Security Questions
    Imagine logging on to your Facebook account from your mobile phone and looking down to see someone else’s account, where you have access to their private info.That’s exactly what a woman and her two daughers in Georgia recently reported. The glitch was ...More
    January 18, 2010 Posted in News
  • AT&T Wastes No Time Cutting Rates After Verizon's Chop
    Just hours after Verizon Wireless announced it was making significant cuts to its wireless pricing plans, AT&T did the same Friday afternoon.AT&T said it would cut $30 off the price of its unlimited plans, effective today. Earlier Friday, Verizon announced plans to ...More
    January 18, 2010 Posted in News
  • Despite Delays, Skype for BlackBerry Coming
    BlackBerry users got giddy last spring when they heard a Skype application was coming to their smartphones. So what happened?Skype says it’s had some delays that are beyond its control, but isn’t being specific. The company hasn’t been able to move out of ...More
    January 16, 2010 Posted in News
  • Verizon Wireless Rolls Out Cheaper Pricing Plans
    If those AT&T and Verizon Wireless television commercials were fighting words, the fight may now have really begun with the announcement that Verizon has cut rates on its wireless plans, effective Monday.The company’s nationwide unlimited voice plan has been ...More
    January 15, 2010 Posted in News
  • Mobile Revenues to Hit $1 Trillion by 2013
    Putting a very big number on the coming explosion in wireless data, research firm Informa Telecoms & Media predicted that revenue from mobile services will surpass the $1 trillion mark in 2013. That’s one trillion, with a capital “T.”“The ...More
    January 15, 2010 By Richard Martin Posted in News
  • Palm Pre Plus, Palm Pixi Plus Prices Publicized
    Palm lovers who have been waiting eagerly for a wireless network other than Sprint to strike a deal with the company got their wish last week at the Consumer Electronics Show. Today, they’re getting another wish granted: Prices for the new Palm Pre Plus and Palm ...More
    January 15, 2010 Posted in News
  • Google Nexus One: What’s Hot, What’s Not
    Now that the Google Nexus One has been available for about a week, there’s been some time to use the new smartphone and reflect on its strengths and weaknesses. That’s exactly what’s been done by a blogger at jkOnTheRun, who lists 16 things he likes and ...More
    January 15, 2010 Posted in News