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FreedomPop Announces Sprint-Friendly Hotspot For $40

04/24/2013, FreedomPop recently set to upset the world of ISPs by offering free broadband Internet, which was a little too good to be true when we realized it would offer only 1GB of Internet service for free per month. It’s now setting its sights to the world...

North Korea Prevents Tourists From Getting A 3G Connection

03/26/2013, Earlier this year, we did read about how North Korea, the world’s most reclusive nation bar none, has taken a step into the 21st century, through allowing 3G connectivity for tourists and their smartphones. Well, it seems as though there is an about...

Verizon to sunset 2G and 3G CDMA networks by 2021 [Updated]

10/11/2012, Verizon has been busy rolling out 4G LTE network coverage over the past couple of years, an indication that 4G is most definitely the next-gen network that mobile users can look forward to in the near future as more devices become compatible with it. So...

Japan’s minimum nation requirements: 3G connectivity

08/15/2012, I am quite sure that some of us out there who rely on our phone’s data connection are frustrated at times when we show up at a place, only to find the lack of a 3G signal throw a spanner in the works, as 2G connectivity is way too slow to work with....

Amazon starts limiting free 3G on Kindles?

07/24/2012, For those of you who own a Kindle 3G, it looks like those days of free, unlimited web browsing have come to an end. According to reports online, some users are starting to receive 3G bandwidth cap warnings. Apparently users were just browsing with the...

FaceTime reportedly working on 3G, is it finally here? [Rumor]

05/21/2012, It looks like FaceTime will finally go 3G in iOS 5. Or maybe not. This may not be the first time for us to report to you about FaceTime running on 3G. If you can still remember last year, we wrote to you about the rumor about FaceTime arriving on...

Apple’s new iPad facing 3G connectivity issues

04/06/2012, It seems that Apple’s new iPad just can’t catch a break. When it was first launched, it was met with users complaining about heat issues, then it was issues regarding its battery, then it was users complaining that the new iPad’s WiFi signals are...

Researchers manage to shrink 3G phones’ power consumption

11/30/2011, While the battery drain on 3G phones isn’t as severe as it is compared to 4G LTE capable devices, it still consumes a fair amount of power that usually causes heavy users to run out of juice by the end of the day. Funded by the Finnish government, a...

Sprint is taking the iPhone 4S speed issues seriously

11/02/2011, It’s no surprise that the 3G speeds on Sprint’s network took a dive when the iPhone 4S hit the stores. When we last wrote about the issue, Sprint didn’t seem to think it was a big problem, with a spokesperson quoted as saying:...

Pioneer releases PotterNavi GPS system for bicycles

10/25/2011, Cyclists in Japan will be pleased to hear that Pioneer will be launching the PotterNavi, which is a GPS gadget designed for cyclists in mind, and for those who use bicycles as their main mode of transportation, which is not uncommon in countries like...

Apple and Sprint collaborate on iPhone 4S 3G speed fix?

10/25/2011, The iPhone 4S is certainly quite the market mover, but all is not well with the latest iOS 5 device and Sprint. It seems that iPhone 4S users who rock with Sprint have been experiencing speed issues, and the number of complaints are starting to rise, so...

Sprint 3G network post-iPhone launch reported to be terrible

10/20/2011, Uh-oh. It looks like Sprint could be in trouble. After happily reporting that it broke all sales records last week for the launch of the iPhone on its network, now that it’s finally available – it seems that its networks are starting to feel the...