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  • T-Mobile ‘Beholds’ Another Android Device
    T-Mobile USA has taken the wraps off of yet another Google Android-based handset, the Behold II, from Samsung. It’s a successor to the first Behold, which was a feature phone. The upgrade catapults the Behold into smartphone territory. It features Samsung's TouchWiz ...More
    October 5, 2009 Posted in News
  • iPhone Exclusivity Going the Way of the Dodo
    Apple is ditching exclusive carrier agreements in markets around the world. Should AT&T be worried? ...More
    October 5, 2009 By Tara Seals Posted in Articles
  • iPhone Lone Holdout for Flash Capability
    In an attempt to fill a big hole in many smartphones’ functionality sets, Adobe Software said Monday that it will soon release a developer beta for most major smartphone operating systems, including Windows Mobile, Palm webOS and Linux this year, and Android, ...More
    October 5, 2009 Posted in News
  • Sprint Expands WiMAX Footprint
    Sprint-Nextel Corp. has turned up 4G WiMAX service in several new markets this week, including Milledgeville, Ga. and Salem, Ore., as well as several cities in Texas. Texas markets include: Abilene, Amarillo, Corpus Christi, Killeen-Temple, Lubbock, Midland-Odessa, Waco and ...More
    October 5, 2009 Posted in News
  • Verizon Creates LTE Venture Fund
    Pressing its LTE advantage, Verizon Wireless (VZ) said it is creating a new “4G Venture Forum to develop and support companies and services running on its broadband 4g wireless network.” A collaboration with several venture funds including Alcatel-Lucent ...More
    October 5, 2009 By Richard Martin Posted in News
  • T-Mobile’s Wi-Fi for Business Targets BlackBerry Users
    T-Mobile is enabling some BlackBerry users on its network to make unlimited calls on Wi-Fi networks. It’s part of the telco’s push for more of a stake in the enterprise market.The plan, called “Wi-Fi Calling with MobileOffice,” is similar to the ...More
    October 5, 2009 Posted in News
  • BlackBerry Storm 2: Potential Release Date Updated
    A supposedly leaked report last month that said the BlackBerry Storm 2 would be available for purchase as early as Oct. 14 might have been a bit premature, but the date wasn’t way off.The latest speculation is that the latest version of the popular Storm smartphone ...More
    October 1, 2009 Posted in News
  • Motorola Android-Based CLIQ Pricing Revealed
    T-Mobile USA has announced official details on pricing and the availability date for the Motorola CLIQ, the carrier’s third Google Android-based smartphone.The CLIQ will show up in stores beginning Nov. 2 for $199.99 with a two-year contract and qualifying voice and ...More
    September 30, 2009 Posted in News
  • AT&T Gets Kudos For MMS Launch
    It seems AT&T Inc. (T) did a good job of rolling out its MMS service ... which should have been available all along, but what the hey. At least the RBOC is getting some kudos. Recall that AT&T was very nervous about the launch that took place last Friday. But ...More
    September 29, 2009 Posted in News
  • Navi-Phone: AT&T, Garmin Release GPS Handset
    The navigation phone has arrived, with turn-by-turn voice-prompted directions, a “Where am I?” feature, and a feature that helps users find their car in a crowded parking lot or unfamiliar location.AT&T Inc. and Garmin International Inc. will make the Garmin ...More
    September 29, 2009 Posted in News