Wireless


  • Report: BlackBerry 8900 Will Cost $200
    RIM supporters are going to toe-to-toe with the Palm Pre when it comes to rumors about new products. A supposedly leaked AT&T price sheet shows the yet-to-be-released BlackBerry 8900 will cost $200 after a $100 mail-in rebate. You must also sign up for a new, two-year ...More
    May 12, 2009 Posted in News
  • Palm Pre Release Date to Be Announced May 19 – Report
    You may have stopped putting a lot of stock into Palm Pre rumors – and after about 20 billion of them, who could blame you – but here’s one with a specific detail about the release date that might carry some weight.The Boy Genius Report Monday night ...More
    May 12, 2009 Posted in News
  • Clearwire Selling Mobile WiMAX in Atlanta
    Clearwire is officially taking its mobile WiMAX service to the Big Peach.The company’s Web site now includes Atlanta on its coverage map. Residents of Georgia’s biggest city are encouraged to sign up for the service.You’ll see much more from Clearwire this ...More
    May 11, 2009 Posted in News
  • iPhone Success – Death of Unlimited Data?
    To many, the iPhone can do wrong. But some speculate that its success could result in an end to unlimited data plans.Millions of people at any given moment are surfing the Web and doing other things on their iPhones that hog bandwidth. It may – according to an article ...More
    May 11, 2009 Posted in News
  • Android Update This Week, More Devices Soon
    Google Inc.’s Android mobile operating system will push out an update this week to T-Mobile USA’s more than 1 million G1 users. Meanwhile, new devices are coming soon to take advantage of the OS.Codenamed Cupcake, but officially known as Google Android 1.5, the ...More
    May 11, 2009 Posted in News
  • Verizon Netbook Drops May 17, Replaces Hub in Stores
    Following in the footsteps of its European counterparts and archrival AT&T Inc., Verizon Wireless plans to launch a subsidized netbook+data subscription bundle, on May 17. And, it will pull the Hub converged home phone from stores for four months to make space to sell ...More
    May 11, 2009 By Tara Seals Posted in News
  • Apple: No Benediction for the Jesus Face App
    Sacrilicious or sacrilegious: you be the judge. Well actually, Apple Inc. has already cast the first stone when it comes to the so-called “Jesus face” app at the App Store, which it has banned.The widget, entitled “Me So Holy,” lets users replace ...More
    May 11, 2009 Posted in News
  • T-Mobile to Launch 3G BlackBerry Onyx
    Handset rumor madness continues apace: Images of the BlackBerry Onyx 9600 have sprung onto the Serengeti-like wilds of the Internet. The device is allegedly making its way to launch on the T-Mobile USA network in September. Or maybe AT&T Inc.’s, depending on what ...More
    May 11, 2009 Posted in News
  • Palm Pre Touchstone Charger Promises New Wireless Era
    OK, so we know very little for certain about when the Palm Pre will be released. But we do know the company plans to integrate wireless charging into the new product. Palm plans to release Touchstone, a charging pad for the Pre. Palm says it wants to be the industry leader ...More
    May 11, 2009 Posted in News
  • Verizon Does Mi-Fi, Rhymes with Wi-Fi
    Remember that concept of personal area networks? Where users have a personal cloud of broadband that they carry around with them and use to connect multiple devices? Verizon Wireless has eschewed the conventional wisdom that the idea is too complicated by rolling out ...More
    May 11, 2009 By Tara Seals Posted in News, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony