Motorola Atrix 2 Leak Shows Larger, Improved Screen
The Verge got its hands on a prototype of the Atrix 2, dubbed Edison, which now features a curvier design, but still lacks the 4G LTE punch. The features found on the Atrix 2 prototype are in line with most high-end Android devices currently found on ...
Can Clearwire build a TD-LTE ecosystem?
Sure, LTE is in the name of its technology, but to the typical 4G device maker, TD-LTE might as well be called WiMAX. So why is Clearwire bothering? If it's going to remain on a technology island, why swap one islet in the ocean of mobile broadband for ...
Motorola Droid Bionic vs. Motorola Photon 4G
5The Photon also has a dual-core processor and many similar features, except that it uses4G/WiMax instead of LTE. It also has a 5-megapixel rear camera with 720p HD recording instead. It, too, has Webtop capabilities, but no laptop dock accessory--you ...
Samsung's Galaxy S II Epic 4G Touch: The verdict is in
It provides switches for toggling Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, sound, and 4G. â€¢ Bonus fact #6: The new Epic's app drawer is a bit different. In my review, I talk about how it gives you the option to create folders within your main app list. ...
Clearwire in Talks to Sell Capacity on 4G Network
Wall Street Journal
Clearwire needs to get its new LTE network up and running, and then it needs to convince device makers to make new phones with chips that operate on the networks of Clearwire and those new carrier customers. Mr. Prusch expects those chips to be made in ...
Users Driving Need for Adoption of 4G, Long Term Evolution
LTE (News - Alert)™, otherwise known as Long Term Evolution, is the next step in the evolution of all wireless radio access technologies. LTE™ supports new opportunities for service providers to offer improved mobile broadband services, expand their ...
Sprint 4G WiMax phones (roundup)
Unlike the other carriers, it decided to opt for WiMax as its 4G technology, which gave it a significant head start in the speed race, as Verizon and AT&T scrambled to get their LTE networks up and running. Now that Verizon has its LTE network going ...
Qualcomm may forfeit $1-bn licence fee
Qualcomm had publicly stated that its intention was not to run the business but to reinforce that LTE(which they are backing) becomes the choosen technology instead of WiMax for BWA and they would be looking at operators to divest their business. ...
Florida broadband projects under scrutiny
Florida is facing an investigation of its broadband expansion plan. The federal government has suspended a $30.1 million grant award to the North Florida Broadband Authority amidst allegations of poor supervision of the project and waste. ...
Plusnet's Broadband Packages Consider Customers' Needs
By Mini Swamy, TMCnet Contributor A new survey from broadband supplier Plusnet made an effort to assess the most important factors that consumers considered before choosing a broadbandpackage. The survey was conducted by Opinion Matters between 2 -5 ...
French LTE auction nets EUR936m for government
French telecoms regulator Arcep has sold the first blocks of fourth-generation (4G) mobile frequencies in the 2600MHz band for a total of EUR936 million (USD1.28 billion), awarding concessions to all four of the country's main mobile network operators. ...
Italy 4G Auction Attracts EUR3.7B For Now, Tops Govt Forecast
Wall Street Journal
4G technology is crucial for mobile operators, since it allows customers to receive and upload data to their mobile devices more quickly, encouraging a new wave of services such as high-definition mobile video.
Who owns 4G mobile technology?
It's important because LTE is the preferred 4G standard, and every LTE handset will have to pay royalties to those with the patents. Misek's figures are only educated guesswork, but he places LG Electronics with the biggest share of the spoils with 23 ...
TalkTalk again tops broadband and landline complaints chart
by Paul France - firstname.lastname@example.org Much-maligned broadband and home phone provider TalkTalk is still the UK's most complained-about major telecoms firm, according to Ofcom. The regulator's latest data, covering April to June 2011, charts the performance ...
iPhone 4G Instead of iPhone 5? Best Buy Leaks Apple Gold
AT&T just rolled out their LTE service. Apple pushed back its iPhone announcement to a date that falls just beyond Big Blue's LTE red carpet. So now with Verizon and AT&T as LTE juggernauts, it would make all the sense in the world for Apple to release ...
Sprint Caps Wi-Fi Data as iPhone Launch Nears
Sprint Nextel will no longer allow its Wi-Fi hotspot customers to enjoy the all-you-can-eat buffet of unlimited data, announcing instead that it will cost them $29.99 for five gigabytes of or 4G data, with a nickel per megabyte of overage. ...
HTC Sensation T-Mobile Sensation 4G Battery Life Doubled by Mugen Power
San Francisco Chronicle (press release)
The best idea is put your phone on charge all the time, and switch off all the applications includingWiFi and GPS, which is ridiculous. To provide the best experience for customers, we worked very hard on this model and managed to add another 1700mAh ...
Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9
A preview of the still unreleased Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 with LTE and wifi coming to Canada very soon.
BT broadband customers to receive exclusive OnLive deals
Telappliant VoIP News
BT broadband customers are set to receive a set of exclusive deals from innovative game service OnLive. The company recently announced that those subscribing to its internet products will receive a free three-month trial for the service, ...
Wardriving Burglars Hacked Business Wi-Fi Networks
Specifically, the gang would target networks secured with Wired Equivalent Privacy (WEP), a 12-year-old, outdated, and insecure standard, which is still used by many Wi-Fi routers. "Once a suspect has gained unauthorized access to a wireless network, ...
Report from Berg Insight Says HSPA/LTE Accounts for 20.6 Percent of all ...
The number of HSPA/LTE mobile broadband subscribers has grown by 33 percent year-on-year in 2010 to reach 33.9 million and is forecasted to continue to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 18.9 percent to 96 million by 2016. ...
Connected devices, Wi-Fi boost Android activity
Android Apps Appolicious
One notable unifying factor amongst connected devices, however, is the use of Wi-Fi. About 32 percent of all Millennial's impressions came over Wi-Fi, with smartphones taking up nearly 60 percent of that market. Connected devices racked up 34 percent ...
Broadband costs much too high
Johannesburg - South African video streaming provider Antfarm believes that people are not complaining enough about the high costs associated with broadband and streaming video. The group said that it was possible that fixed broadband services in ...
Google Wallet Launches on Nexus S 4G Phones
By IDG News Service, PCWorld Sep 22, 2011 10:00 AM Google Wallet became available on Nexus S 4G phones on Sprint's network this week. The phones use NFC, or near field communication, to communicate with electronic PayPass payment system at store ...
Stat shot: Phones, tablets use airport Wi-Fi more than laptops
22, 2011, 12:59pm PT No Comments Smartphones and tablets now trump laptops for browsing at airport gates as the newer, more mobile devices use airport Wi-Fi more than traditional computers. Wireless network provider Boingo Wireless notes that 58.9 ...
Research and Markets: Latin America - Telecoms, Broadband and Mobile Forecasts ...
SYS-CON Media (press release)
While 2G is expected to show steady growth for the next few years, by the end of the decade the sector will be dominated by 3G and, increasingly, 4G as LTE networks are commercialised. Cablebroadband, accounting for a third of all regional broadband ...
Amtrak to finally launch free WiFi for regional trains on October 1st ...
By Lydia Leavitt
Rumor 'round the Twitterverse has it that Amtrak may finally be implementing free WiFi on October 1st -- finally seeing the bet laid down by. ... Engadget giveaway: win one of five Nexus S 4G phones with $1000 Google Wallet credit! ...
Why You Should Encrypt Your Wi-Fi
By Melanie Gross
This can be dangerous, as leaving your Wi-Fi connection open and unencrypted could leave you open to all kinds of attacks. encrypted wifi. Lets take a situation where someone has bought a new router, plugged it into their Internet connection ...
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Android Grows, but Apple Still Dominates Airport Wi-Fi Networks
If you're in an airport and using the public Wi-Fi, chances are you are reading this post on your smartphone or tablet. And for 83 percent of you, this mobile ...
A dangerous broadband boondoggle (OneNewsNow.com)
LightSquared: Obama's dangerous broadband boondoggle ... the right to use wireless spectrum to build out a national 4G wireless network on the cheap. ...
NewsFactor Network | Verizon Expanding LTE To 21 More Areas
"That makes it important for Verizon to be as expedient with LTE as possible so it gains first-mover benefits ... tablet, HTC's 10.1-inch Jetstream, two data sticks for laptops, and a mobile hotspot, the Elevate 4G. ... Sprint Caps Wi-Fi Hotspot Data ...
Broadband - OnGuard Online
Fixed wireless broadband connects a home or business to the internet using a radio link between your location and the service provider's tower. Wi-Fi hotspots ...