Archive for the 'Wireless Industry News' Category

China unleashes handoff beast

Jun 06: 

The T3G 7208 will boast TD-SCDMA/GSM/GPRS/EDGE seamless handoff. Yow. Take THAT World Edition.

Verizon may pick up Amp’d after bankrupting them

Jun 06: 

There might be something left to salvage from the Amp’d train wreck.

All Hail King Stephenson: iPhone Surfer

Jun 05: 

Randall Stepehenson takes the reigns of AT&T as it charges into iPhone country.

Wi-Fi to be 20% of total chipset market by 2009

Jun 05: 

Wi-Fi continues to embed itself into the wireless industry.

CDMA2000 booming

Jun 05: 

3G subscribers nail the 350 million mark, EV-DO climbing fast.

Report: Fixed-mobile convergence depends on standardisation

Jun 05: 

Informa Telecoms & Media’s report is also saying we should have 120 million converged devices by 2012.

Ex-iPod exec, Bono invest $325 mil in Palm

Jun 04: 

Palm’s like a landfill site, only for money.

Amp’d going under

Jun 04: 

Amp’d has filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. Ouch.

Motorola cuts 4,000 jobs

Jun 01: 

Motorola shows the door to 4,000 workers. As part of their severance, they will all receive a Moto ROKR… D’oh!

Mobile WiMAX to have 8% market share by 2012

Jun 01: 

WiMAX continues to show strong growth. Is it the mobile broadband technology of the future?