• Oh Snap! Palm Pre Beats iPhone in Value
    ... or does it? BillShrink.com says the Pre wins. The problem is that the company, a free online personal savings advisor, appears to have gotten its numbers wrong.There are only a few days before the June 6 launch of the Palm Pre, and many are wondering how it will ...More
    June 3, 2009 Posted in News, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony
  • fring Mashes Up Users’ Social Circles
    fring has announced the launch of a new version of its social community and communication service that combines each contact’s separate online social communities into one profile on the users’ mobile phone.fring enables users to talk and chat with their Internet ...More
    June 3, 2009 Posted in News
  • 6 Reasons Why Palm Pre Is Doomed from the Start
    For every story hyping the upcoming release of the Palm Pre, there’s another that tells us why it will fail. The latest lists six specific reasons why the Pre is doomed from the start.Writing for Business Week, William Hurley says the Pre has no shot against its ...More
    June 3, 2009 Posted in News
  • T-Mobile: New Android Handset This Summer
    While specifics are skimpy, T-Mobile USA Inc. said it plans to rollout a second device based on the Google Android mobile operating system this summer.The No. 4 operator plans to drop it likely between the upcoming Palm Pre and Apple iPhone launches, T-Mobile CTO Cole ...More
    June 2, 2009 Posted in News, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony
  • sipgate Takes on Skype
    Over-the-top VoIP continues to gain traction with a new provider emerging this week. sipgate Inc. has plans to take on Skype and POTS with its new Web-based service.The new service, which the company says “has the ability to replace most of the nation’s 100 ...More
    June 2, 2009 Posted in News, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony
  • Palm Pre Inventory Levels Short at Best Buy?
    There’s a hole in that big box, dear Liza, dear Liza: specifically, at Best Buy. Inventory pages from the retailer for the Palm Pre were supposedly leaked, and the information shows anywhere from two to 20 units that will be available at launch at various ...More
    June 2, 2009 Posted in News, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony
  • Wirefly Sells AT&T, Verizon 3G Netbooks
    Wirefly has expanded its product offerings to include netbooks. The company says it’s the first online retailer in the country to sell netbooks with embedded 3G wireless service from both AT&T and Verizon Wireless, currently the only two mobile-phone providers in ...More
    June 2, 2009 Posted in News
  • One Person Starts First Palm Pre Line
    From the “you’ve-got-to-be-joking” file comes this: Someone has snapped a photo of a man already in line outside a Sprint store, waiting for the Palm Pre to go on sale Saturday.Is the world this desperate for another smartphone? At least one guy is. ...More
    June 1, 2009 Posted in News
  • Mformation to Handle Clearwire WiMAX Device Mgmt
    Mformation Technologies will head up device management for Clearwire’s WiMAX network.With support for more than 1,600 types of devices across multiple mobile networks, Mformation says it ensures that all of the mobile devices in subscribers’ hands are always ...More
    June 1, 2009 Posted in News
  • AT&T: IT Investment is Hot
    The recession might be in full swing, but that’s not stopping IT departments from making investments in technology. AT&T Inc. found in an annual study on business continuity and disaster recovery that two-thirds (65 percent) of businesses surveyed will be ...More
    June 1, 2009 Posted in News