Just a few years ago, Wi-Fi was viewed skeptically by many in mobile. 3G networks were positioned as ready and waiting for what has now become the smartphone revolution. Wi-Fi was only available in a handful of devices...
Wi-Fi hot spot company Boingo Wireless is planning to go public, according to documents filed Friday with the SEC.
Samsung said a Wi-Fi only version of its Galaxy Tab would be coming, and now it's here. Sort of. In Las Vegas.
As I think about the past year and what the wireless industry is facing in the coming year, I’m reminded of something comedian Louis C.K. said on Conan O’Brien’s “other” show back in February 2009. Google these words and you’ll find it on YouTube: “Everything’s amazing, and nobody’s happy.”
T-Mobile USA today announced built-in Wi-Fi calling for a variety of Android-powered smartphones...
The FCC paved the way to the deployment of high-speed Wi-Fi at its open meeting today by unanimously approving an order to open unused television spectrum...
Intel says it is buying Infineon's wireless chip business for $1.4 billion in a deal that will strengthen the chip-maker's presence...
Amazon launched a new version of it Kindle reading device, as well as a $139 Wi-Fi only version.
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.
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.
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.
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.