Advertisement
Wireless Communication
Subscribe to Wireless Communication

The Lead

Google Embraces 'Mobile-Friendly' Sites In Search Shake-Up

April 17, 2015 9:50 am | by Michael Liedtke, AP Technology Writer | News | Comments

To stay in Google's good graces, websites must be designed so they load quickly on mobile devices.

Apple Watch’s Debut Shows Growing Importance Of China

April 16, 2015 10:15 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

The simultaneous debut of the Apple Watch in the U.S. and China exemplifies the increasing...

EU Raises Stakes In Google Battle With Antitrust Charges

April 15, 2015 10:08 am | by Raf Casert, Associated Press | News | Comments

The European Union charged Google on Wednesday with abusing its overwhelming dominance in...

Nokia In Advanced Talks To Buy Alcatel-Lucent

April 14, 2015 10:05 am | by Matti Huuhtanen, Associated Press | News | Comments

Nokia said Tuesday it's in advanced talks to buy the ailing French telecommunications company...

View Sample

FREE Email Newsletter

Daily news and top headlines for IT professionals

Analyst Suggests Apple Watch Sales Could Exceed $30 Billion

March 27, 2015 10:25 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

A recent survey by Credit Suisse projected that the Apple Watch could see $32 billion in sales during its first year on the market.

Apple Watch Moves Internet Out Of Your Pocket

March 10, 2015 9:56 am | by Brandon Bailey, AP Technology Writer | News | Comments

Apple wants to move the Internet from your pocket to your wrist. Time will tell if millions of consumers are willing to spend $350 on up for an Apple Watch that still requires a wirelessly connected smartphone to deliver its most powerful features.

Zuckerberg: Facebook Initiative Seeks To Boost Telecoms

March 4, 2015 10:19 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg touted the company's effort to increase Internet access in emerging markets this week amid growing criticism from some providers.

Advertisement

Apple, Android Browsers Vulnerable To 'FREAK Attack'

March 4, 2015 9:56 am | by Brandon Bailey, AP Technology Writer | News | Comments

Millions of people may have been left vulnerable to hackers while surfing the web on Apple and Google devices, thanks to a newly discovered security flaw known as "FREAK attack."

Google Unveils ‘Project Titan’

March 3, 2015 12:39 pm | by Jon Minnick, Associate Editor | News | Comments

Monday at the Mobile World Congress currently convening in Barcelona, Google announced the company’s plans for Titan, the drone company that Google acquired last year.

Google To Enter Wireless Market

March 3, 2015 10:56 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

A top Google executive said the tech giant is getting into the wireless business in hopes of blending Wi-Fi and cellular networks.

BlackBerry Offers New Phones But Turns Focus To Software

March 3, 2015 9:51 am | by Joseph Wilson, The Associated Press | News | Comments

BlackBerry may be launching four new smartphones over the coming year, but the struggling company is staking its future on becoming a giant in software.

KEPServerEX Version 5.17

March 2, 2015 1:10 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Kepware Updates Flagship Communications Platform to Streamline Data Management and Prioritize Bandwidth Usage.

Advertisement

First Look: Samsung Gets A Lot Right With New S6 Phones

March 2, 2015 10:32 am | by Anick Jesdanun, AP Technology Writer | News | Comments

Samsung's new Galaxy smartphones improve in two major areas: design and picture quality.

Sweden's Ericsson Sues Apple In Patent Dispute

February 27, 2015 9:32 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Wireless equipment maker Ericsson is suing Apple for alleged patent infringement.

Google Teams Up With 3 Wireless Carriers To Combat Apple Pay

February 24, 2015 9:54 am | by Michael Liedtke, AP Technology Writer | News | Comments

Aiming to undercut Apple's latest hit service, Google is teaming up with three major U.S. wireless carriers to prod more people into using its mobile wallet.

Ex-Qualcomm Manager Pleads Guilty To Insider Trading

February 20, 2015 9:52 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

A former Qualcomm sales director who bought up stock in a company that Qualcomm planned to buy and then sold it for a $200,000 profit pleaded guilty to insider trading Thursday.

Samsung Buying Mobile-Pay Co. In Bid To Challenge Apple Pay

February 19, 2015 10:40 am | by Anick Jesdanun, AP Technology Writer | News | Comments

Samsung is buying mobile-payment startup LoopPay as the Korean phone maker steps up to challenge Apple and its payment system on iPhones.

Advertisement

BlackBerry Again Sues Ryan Seacrest Startup Over Keyboards

February 18, 2015 10:22 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Smartphone maker BlackBerry has revived a legal battle against a startup co-founded by Ryan Seacrest, saying its iPhone keyboard rips off the design from BlackBerry phones' physical keyboards.

The Untethered Technician

February 17, 2015 11:43 am | by Mark Hardesty | Articles | Comments

What maintenance technicians are accomplishing through wireless mobile devices is revolutionizing factory efficiency.

Senators Call For Investigation Into Verizon 'Supercookies'

February 9, 2015 10:48 am | by Anne Flaherty, Associated Press | News | Comments

Democratic senators on Friday called on federal regulators to investigate Verizon Wireless, the country's biggest mobile provider, for secretly inserting unique tracking codes into the Web traffic of its some 100 million customers.      

FCC’s Net Neutrality Proposal Keeps Internet Open For Businesses

February 5, 2015 1:00 pm | by Jon Minnick, Associate Editor | Blogs | Comments

Later this month, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) will vote on a proposal to reclassify the Internet as a utility and critical to the functioning of the nation, in turn, maintaining “net neutrality.” So what does that all mean?   

No Fast Or Slow Lanes For Internet? New Rules Proposed

February 5, 2015 9:45 am | by Anne Flaherty, Associated Press | News | Comments

Declaring the Internet critical for the nation, a top U.S. regulator on Wednesday proposed an unprecedented expansion of federal power to ensure providers don't block or slow web traffic for America's countless users.         

Mobile Provider TracFone To Pay $40M In Federal Settlement

January 29, 2015 10:05 am | by Jennifer C. Kerr, Associated Press | News | Comments

The nation's largest prepaid mobile provider, TracFone Wireless, will pay $40 million to settle government claims that it misled millions of smartphone customers with promises of unlimited data service.             

Branson's Futuristic Vision To Get Internet To Everyone

January 23, 2015 11:48 am | by Bloomberg Business | Videos | Comments

Virgin Group Founder Sir Richard Branson shares his vision of how Virgin Galactic will launch satellites to help connect the three billion people in the world who don't have internet access.                  

Google Planning To Sell Wireless Phone Service

January 22, 2015 9:42 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Google is planning to sell wireless phone service directly to consumers using the networks of Sprint and T-Mobile, according to reports published Wednesday.                           

Open-Architecture Key Management Solution

December 3, 2014 10:21 am | by Barcoding, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Barcoding, Inc., a leader in enterprise-wide mobility solutions, is now offering an open-architecture Key Management Solution to provide users with greater flexibility and customization options for issuing and collecting keys more quickly and efficiently.

Mobile Phones To Get Handy Upgrade

November 20, 2014 12:46 pm | by Reuters | Videos | Comments

Computer Scientists at the University of Washington are developing a radar-like system that will allow users to control their wireless devices with hand gestures. The system uses the reflection of radio waves to track hand movements and translate them into commands.

AT&T Drops 'Super Cookies'

November 17, 2014 9:41 am | by Jack Gillum, Associated Press | News | Comments

AT&T Mobility, the nation's second-largest cellular provider, says it's no longer attaching hidden Internet tracking codes to data transmitted from its users' smartphones. The practice made it nearly impossible to shield its subscribers' identities online.

FTC Says AT&T Misled Customers Over Unlimited Data Plans

October 29, 2014 9:45 am | by Jennifer C. Kerr, Associated Press | News | Comments

AT&T is being sued by the government over allegations it misled millions of smartphone customers who were promised unlimited data but had their Internet speeds cut by the company — slowing their ability to open web pages or watch streaming video.

X
You may login with either your assigned username or your e-mail address.
The password field is case sensitive.
Loading