Wireless Week caught up with Kress for a chat on what he sees as some of the bigger challenges for networks going forward, as well as a look at some possible solutions.
Hulu, the popular website with TV shows, now comes as a subscription-based application for iPhones and iPads.
Much has been written lately on the mobile operator's need to address the increasing demand for data services, particularly from smartphone users. It's clear that the market for mobile phones is bifurcating into feature phones and smartphones.
With data consumption rapidly soaring toward epic proportions, carriers are looking for ways to get traffic off their cellular networks.
Barnes & Noble today fired up competition in the eReader market with the introduction of a $149 Wi-Fi-only Nook eReader.
Google is telling lawmakers that it never dissected or used any of the information that it accidentally sucked up while collecting data about public Wi-Fi networks...
AT&T today announced the launch of an AT&T Wi-Fi "hotzone" in New York City's Times Square.
Banned from the official iPhone application store, one company is finding more favor with Android.
Borders' new Kobo eReader became available for pre-order today in a move to undercut Amazon's Kindle as the dominant eReading device.
The industry group that supports Wi-Fi is adopting a new technology that should boost data speeds more than 10 times at short distances...
Cisco is offering new access points with CleanAir technology so that companies can track down and ferret out interference to make their Wi-Fi networks perform better.
AT&T says 53.1 million connections were made to its Wi-Fi network in the first quarter, a five-fold increase over last year.
Barnes & Noble today announced enhancements to its Nook eReader that will come via a software update.
Cisco Systems Inc. is trying to remove the techspeak from home Wi-Fi routers and make the equipment easier to install and set up.
Boingo Wireless wants in on the iPad in a big way. The Wi-Fi provider today announced a new application designed for iPod Touch, iPhone and iPad users...
Time Warner Cable's New York City region has introduced Time Warner Cable Wi-Fi service.
The Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) 802 LAN/MAN Standards Committee (LMSC) today celebrates its 30th anniversary...
China Unicom CEO Chang Xiaobing today told reporters at the National People's Congress that his company is working with Apple to bring a Wi-Fi enabled iPhone to China.
Apple's iPad will be driven by Wi-Fi, not 3G wireless connectivity, said AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson at a Morgan Stanley conference in San Francisco yesterday.
As mobile data services and applications continue to increase and mobile Internet use grows with the rise in smartphone sales, operators are struggling to provide enough bandwidth to meet the demand for both voice and data services.
AT&T's acquisition of Wayport is paying off. The carrier yesterday reported that its customers made a record 85.5 million connections to the Internet in 2009 using AT&T's Wi-Fi network...
AdMob has released its latest metrics report, revealing impressive global growth of the iPhone, as well as the immediate impact of new Android devices in its November 2009 AdMob Mobile Metrics Report.
Wi-Fi is becoming a growing part of managing carrier's networks, as evidenced by Verizon's recent move to offer free Wi-Fi to its mobile broadband subscribers.
Verizon Wireless is offering its mobile broadband consumers free access to thousands of Wi-Fi hot spots throughout the U.S., Canada and Mexico.