Wireless


  • Palm Pre Shortage Seems More Likely
    No one is saying exactly how many Palm Pres will be available when they go on sale June 6, but many analysts are predicting a shortage. So did Sprint CEO Dan Hesse earlier this week.It’s estimated there will be fewer than 400,000 units available. Consider the fact ...More
    May 21, 2009 Posted in News
  • AT&T Catches New BlackBerry Curve May 22
    It’s official: The BlackBerry Curve 8900, the thinnest BlackBerry yet, will be in AT&T Inc. stores on Friday, May 22, carrying a price tag of $199.99 after a $100 mail-in rebate.Users who select an unlimited data plan with the device will also receive free ...More
    May 20, 2009 Posted in News
  • Break Out the S’Mores: Palm Pre Campouts Likely
    And you thought the Palm Pre pre-hype was big. Now comes Sprint CEO Dan Hesse claiming there will be a shortage of Pres when they first go on sale June 6.Hesse made the statement to a media and telecom conference on Tuesday. He told the group that there won’t be a lot ...More
    May 20, 2009 Posted in News
  • Report: BlackBerry Storm 2 Out By June
    Rumor time. The Palm Pre’s launch date is confirmed, so time to turn the rumor mill to the BlackBerry Storm 2.According to a BlackBerry fan site, anonymous Research in Motion Ltd. and Verizon Wireless insiders say the second-generation BlackBerry touchscreen device ...More
    May 19, 2009 Posted in News
  • AT&T Adds More Netbooks, Expands Program
    Netbooks are hot in Hot ‘Lanta, and fine in Philly, apparently, so AT&T Inc. is expanding their availability beyond those two cities to take them coast-to-coast. The operator also announced an expansion of devices to include 3G-embedded mini laptops from Acer, ...More
    May 19, 2009 Posted in News
  • Confirmed! Palm Pre Arriving June 6, $300
    After weeks of rampant rumor-mongering and speculation, the Palm Pre release date is finally set – June 6. Commence confetti launch ... now.Palm Inc. said in a blog posting that the Pre would be available initially in Sprint stores, Best Buy, Radio Shack and some ...More
    May 19, 2009 Posted in News
  • Enterasys Upgrades HiPath Wireless
    INTEROP 2009 – Enterasys Networks, the networking division of Siemens Enterprise Communications Group, announced enhancements to the HiPath Wireless portfolio, including new hardware platforms and software features that further unify wired and wireless network ...More
    May 18, 2009 Posted in News
  • Data Flyin’ High: AT&T Rolls Out Cloud-Based Storage
    AT&T Inc. on Monday announced a storage-on-demand offer that provides enterprise customers control over the storage, distribution and retrieval of their data over the Web or via private Internet connection. The AT&T Synaptic Storage as a Service is based in the ...More
    May 18, 2009 Posted in News
  • What Do the Google Outages Mean for Cloud Services?
    Just a few days after one outage, Google Inc. suffered another on Monday morning. Google News went down for an hour and a half, affecting users in the United States, Australia, India and the United Kingdom.The service disruption on Thursday morning caused a full 5 percent ...More
    May 18, 2009 Posted in News
  • RIM: Netbook? No Way!
    Really: no way. Research in Motion Ltd. Co-CEO Jim Balsillie said netbooks are not coming to the BlackBerry maker anytime soon. RIM’s device requirements in terms of battery life and performance make for “very tight systems constraints for a netbook,” he ...More
    May 18, 2009 Posted in News