Wireless


  • 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
  • New York Times Joins Palm Pre Release Date Hype
    The New York Times is now on board with what we’ve thought for the past couple of weeks, saying the Palm Pre will go on sale the first week of June.In an article published Sunday, the NYT talked with a Palm spokesperson who downplayed the Pre’s super pre-release ...More
    May 18, 2009 Posted in News
  • Wal-Mart Makes Room for Palm Pre
    Wal-Mart is upgrading its electronics departments around the country and making room for the summer’s hottest smartphones, like the Palm Pre. You’ll be seeing changes in 3,500 stores nationwide, as early as today.The company is taking advantage of what it sees ...More
    May 18, 2009 Posted in News
  • T-Mobile Opens Nearly 100 ‘Limited’ Dealer Stores
    T-Mobile USA Inc. has authorized and opened nearly 100 T-Mobile limited shops since announcing the exclusive retailer model for dealers in third quarter 2008, according to a spokesperson for the company.A T-Mobile limited store is not a franchise (there are no fees or ...More
    May 15, 2009 Posted in News