Although much faster than their 3G competitors, 4G LTE phones have suffered from notoriously short battery life. How short? Try less than four hours in some cases. Fortunately, Motorola's new Droid RAZR Maxx is set to change the LTE's power-gulping ...
'Hurry up' warning in broadband race
Communications Minister, Ed Vaizey, says he wants to meet council bosses from South Tyneside, Newcastle, North Tyneside and Sunderland, over their group bid for cash to improve the region's broadband network. The deadline for submissions is the end of ...
What the Green Bay Packers can teach us about broadband
So how does this translate into sound community broadband financing strategy? And is it viable? In Vermont, 23 town governments created ECFiber, an LLC nonprofit corporation. No tax dollars went into ECFiber. Instead, ECFiber offered tax-exempt 15-year ...
Fast broadband arrives at last!
FILEY is now firmly in line – and online – with the rest of the country, after BT finally rolled out highspeed broadband throughout the town this week. The long-needed service was introduced on Tuesday, after BT announced in September that they were...
Mobily checks technical aspects on 4G
By ARAB NEWS Etihad Etisalat (Mobily) is currently running technical experiments on its 4G (LTE) network in a number of cities across the Kingdom before its actual launch in the near future; maintaining its Broadband leadership in the Kingdom ...
STC scales new heights with 4G services
By ARAB NEWS STC Group's CEO Saud bin Majed Al-Daweesh has asserted that the group has, with great success, completed the introduction of the 4G services or LTE throughout the region's countries in which it is functioning. It kept going ahead in the ...
HTC Amaze 4G, Sensation 4G, LG DoublePlay, myTouch And myTouch Q Nearing End ...
By David Beren January 28, 2012 6:34 pm EST Comments (86) Here's a bit of interesting news to keep us talking over the weekend as a new T-Mobile inventory screengrab has fallen into our inbox indicating the HTC Sensation 4G, HTC Amaze 4G, LG DoublePlay ...
Can't get your WiFi connection? Maybe you're not dynamically assigned
The Northwest Florida Daily News
The latter are probably the most common, because they are the most flexible, providing both hardwired connections, and WiFi service. In a home setup such as this, it is usually the job of the router to assign IP addresses to each device.
Motorola Droid Xyboard 10.1 tablet review
Los Angeles Times
The Wi-Fi-only version of the Xyboard starts at $399.99 for the 8.2-inch model and at $499.99 for the 10.1-inch model. The Verizon-exclusive 4G version, known as the Droid Xyboard, starts at $429.99 for the 8.2-inch model and at $529.99 for the ...
Potential rural wi-fi users urged to attend meeting
Ulster Unionists Roy Beggs Jnr, MLA, and Cllr Maureen Morrow have urged anyone who is interested in getting rural wifi to attend the information session. Mr Beggs identified lack of broadbandconnectivity in rural districts as a major issue, ...
TfL to pick London Tube Wi-Fi provider in the spring
Online Broadband Guide
The winner of the bid to provide Wi-Fi services to the London Underground network will be announced in the spring, Transport for London (TfL) has announced. The wireless service should be up and running in time for the Olympic Games, which take place ...
Broadband costs have to go down – Minister
The Department of Communications has not changed its aim to achieve 100%broadband penetration by 2020 – a promise initially made by former minister of communications Roy Padayachie. The Department of Communications is still aiming to achieve 100% ...
Beating the freeze
Helena Independent Record
“We have longevity, promotions and the flexibility of a broadband pay plan.” One is for the Legislature to approve an across-the-board raise in base pay. That hasn't happened the past two legislative sessions covering four years.
Rural broadband in MEA under development
By Mark Sutton Published January 29, 2012 The development of broadband services for rural areas in the Middle East and Africa will be under scrutiny at the first RuralBroadband Summit, taking place as part of the Broadband MEA event in March.
“TELUS is not introducing a premium 4G LTE-only rate plan”
TELUS' LTE network is coming soon, very soon. Employees have just begun their training and from an internal doc we've received it states that “TELUS' network evolution to 4G LTE is on track to launch in early 2012″, but most likely it'll be live ...
BT expected to reveal revenues fall
The Press Association
Telecoms giant BT is expected to reveal a dip in revenues in the third quarter on Friday as the fight for broadband customers in the UK hots up. The FTSE 100 group, which had six million retailbroadband customers at the end of September, ...
Israel eyes next-generation Internet
In the coming months, Israel's state-owned electric company hopes to change this by rolling out a nationwide, high-speed broadband network. Exploiting the small size of the densely populated country, the effort aims to put Israel at the forefront of ...
Council gives backing to quicker broadband
The project is being delivered through Borders Broadband as a partnership between Herefordshire and Gloucestershire to improve the broadband network to create opportunities for businesses, households and communities. The Government's minimum level of ...
LG Spectrum (Verizon) 1080p HD video sample
MobileBurn.com - The LG Spectrum is Verizon Wireless' version of the LG Optimus LTE that is sold in markets around the globe. It features a large 4.5-inch 720p HD display, a dual-core 1.5GHz processor, and an 8 megapixel camera that can record 1080p HD ...
[Quick Look] Network Spoofer – Wreak Havoc On Unsuspecting Wi-Fi Users With ...
For those tired of strangers latching on to their unprotected Wi-Fi network, or simply looking to have a little fun at the expense of others, Digitalsquid released Network Spoofer earlier this month, allowing users to play a few tricks on those ...
Mandarin Oriental, New York hides smarter Wi-Fi in the walls
Breaking Travel News
Ruckus Wireless™ today announced that the Mandarin Oriental's flagship North America property in NYC has standardized on the Ruckus Wi-Fi wall switch to address explosive demand for IP-based services and wireless capacity.
Breaking Travel News
Government Warns Three Councils Over Broadband Funding
The temperature surrounding the government's £530 million superfast broadbandfunding is heating up, after three English councils were officially warned they could lose access to the public funds. The warning came from the Department for Culture, ...
AT&T's HTC Titan II hits the FCC with LTE in tow
Unsurprisingly, the FCC has approved the new Titan to play nice with AT&T's LTE network. BesidesLTE and a 16MP rear camera, the Titan II runs Windows Phone Mango, and features a 4.7 inch WVGA Super LCD screen, 1.5GHz single-core Qualcomm processor, ...
Pule overhauls communications dept
Pule said the country will prioritise the roll-out of broadband. “If the broadband roll- out is increased by just 10%, the GDP will grow by 1.3%. If broadband is rolled out success-fully, we would assist in creating 160 000 jobs by 2020,” she said.
Carl Icahn invests in LightSquared, more trouble on the horizon for the company
Mobile bloom News
Sprint, which is the third largest carrier in the US and is unique in that it uses WiMAX for its 4Gservices, recently announced that it had struck a 15 year deal with LightSquared to adopt LTE. According to this deal, Sprint will get $9 billion for ...
Sony Vaio F Series (January 2012)
Pros: Solid built,good display,great keyboard,bright back lighting, wifi & 4G connect,USB 2.0,3.0 & HDMI Fan is very quiet. Pad is sensitive but I use a bluetooth mouse. Sound is good for day to day. for movies or music I use cyber accoustic 3 at home.
Equally important is the recent expansion in the broadband Internet sector, which is building a robust subscriber base boosted by the presence of wireless services in the mix of broadband platforms delivering service. The continued growth of the local ...
Gadgets: Homage to the past, with big sound and Wi-Fi
Minneapolis Star Tribune
More up-to-date is its built-in Wi-Fi, so it can stream music from devices that share its network, like Apple's AirPlay-capable iPads, iPods and iPhones. There is also a 3.5mm input for when you aren't on a network. The company said the Beolit 12's ...
Call to boost broadband
Suffolk Free Press
In total, nearly 2500 families have now shown their support for the Better Broadband for Suffolk campaign, along with around 1000 businesses, but those behind the push are encouraging others to complete the survey. Mark Bee, chairman of the campaign ...
Voice Over IP Provider ITP VoIP Promotes Its International Calling Savings to ...
PR.com (press release)
Brooklyn, NY, January 29, 2012 --(PR.com)-- Internet phone calls provider ITP VoIP, a broadbandphone service available online at http://www.ITPVoIP.com, is promoting its international calling services for families who have children studying abroad.
Sri Lanka fixed wireless users shrink, broadband up
Lanka Business Online
Sri Lanka Telecom, the island's only wireline operator had earlier reversed a shrinking sector after its take-over by Malaysia's UT group by promoting broadband ADSL (asymmetric digital subscriber line) use. Total fixed access users grew 1.4 percent ...
Motorola starts selling WiFi Xyboards for $400 and up -- Engadget
By Michael Gorman
You want an eight or ten inch WiFi tab, but failed to place your pre-order for one of Moto's latest earlier this month? Worry not, slate-seeking friend, for both the WiFi Xyboard 8.2 and 10.1 are officially on sale at Motorola's website, with free ...
Motorola Droid Razr Maxx Review: 4G LTE With Solid Battery Life ...
By Jordan Crook
Motorola Droid Razr Maxx Review: 4G LTE With Solid Battery Life Just Got Real. Jordan Crook. posted yesterday. Comments. View Staff Page. Jordan Crook studied English Literature at New York University before entering the tech space.
The Best Wi-Fi Articles for Securing Your Network and Optimizing ...
By Lori Kaufman
Understanding more about routers and setting up Wi-Fi on PCs, Macs, and mobile devices, can provide a better and safer experience when getting online wirelessly. The following articles explain about the hardware used for Wi-Fi, and how to ...
Cellebrite Machine shows Samsung Epic 4G 2 coming
By Phone Arena
The Samsung SPH0D705 appeared on a Cellebrite machine which usually lists a model that is about to soon launch; the model; number corresponds with the Samsung Epic 4G 2 which is the sequel to the first-gen Samsung Epic 4G launched ...
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[Patch Request] 4G Instead of H+ for TouchPad 4G - webOS Nation ...
I realize it's a niche audience but is there any chance someone could throw together a patch to change the H+ icon on the TouchPad 4G to display 4G.
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Chuck Grassley: Broadband Killer And Corrupt Hack | Blog for Iowa
By Dave Bradley
Thanks to an email from a friend, I stumbled on a couple of articles that give a picture of Chuck Grassley that is probably closer to reality than the...
Blog for Iowa
Boost your WiFi Coverage
RE: Boost your WiFi Coverage. On the BBC technology programme Click they had a feature on South Africa and used similar 'technology' to push signals across the countryside.... On the lighter side... I reckon Brian's WiFi could be hitting New ...
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Verizon ZTE V66 LTE Android Tablet's Image Leaked | Eee PC
The device is expected to have support for Internet connectivity from Verizon's 4G LTE network. Other expected specifications include a Candybar form factor, capacitive multi-touch screen, a microSD slot, Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR, and GPS, USB ...
First 'Super Wi-Fi' network goes live in North Carolina
"Super Wi-Fi" is essentially a buzzword created by the FCC to describe ... up the spectrum would help bring mobile broadband to underserved regions and ...