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Sprint launches new 3G/4G mobile broadband plans

11/14/2011, While many folks mourn the loss of the Sprint’s unlimited data plan for its non-smartphone devices, it looks like the carrier is trying to make things right with the launch of its new mobile broadband plans. While Sprint isn’t going to give...

Sprint to end unlimited mobile broadband and hotspot plans

10/21/2011, If there ever was a time where you would bid farewell to unlimited mobile broadband and hotspot plans from Sprint, October 31st would be the perfect day to do so. Why, you ask? Well, we just have gotten word from Sprint that they will be officially axing...

Ericsson: 1 billion mobile broadband subscribers by end of 2011

01/12/2011, We’re already big fans of mobile broadband, thanks to the mobility that it offers us. Now Ericsson, the world’s largest manufacturer of mobile network equipment has given us some interesting statistics. According to the company, mobile broadband...

Novatel’s WiMax MiFi at FCC, Headed for Sprint

12/14/2010, Sprint has launched the Overdrive, a portable hotspot device that allows users to connect up to five devices to the carrier’s mobile broadband 3G CMDA or 4G WiMax network, and now the Overdrive is either getting a companion or a replacement in the...

Demand for Cars with WiFi to Increase 40 Times by 2017

11/29/2010, iSuppli is forecasting that demand for cars with built-in WiFi will increase to 7.2 million vehicles in 2017, a 40-time increase from today’s 174,000 connected cars. Though integrated WiFi may provide a more limited role in getting road warriors...

T-Mobile Brings Mobile Broadband for Prepaid Users

10/13/2010, Prepaid users will be happy to know that T-Mobile USA will be bundling data options to some of its more popular prepaid offerings for those who do not want to sign a lengthy contract or may not need data access every month. There are several plans for...

Apple Peel Maker May Face Apple Lawsuit

10/13/2010, The Apple Peel, which promises to deliver wireless mobile broadband to your iPod Touch and effectively change your iPod Touch into a make shift iPhone, may face backlash from the Cupertino, California iPhone and iPod Touch maker. According to a report...

Virgin rolls out new dongle

12/01/2009, Virgin Media has introduced a brand new dongle that was specially designed to offer mobile broadband speeds of up to 7.2Mbps, which is its theoretical maximum although there are no reviews on said device just yet. Still, that is at best double the maximum...

Sprint blocks users from using phone as a modem

10/30/2009, Seems that Sprint has further raised the ire of its subscribers by blocking the ability to tether cellphones as a modem. This is something new as there was no announcement from Sprint concerning the blockage, leaving long time subscribers who have always...

Vodafone offers 14.4 Megabit mobile broadband

08/27/2009, Vodafone has just made known that they will be introducing their 14.4 Megabit mobile broadband service nationwide, making them the first UK telco provider to do so. It goes without saying that major city centres will be among the first to benefit from...

Pantech UMW190 Mobile Broadband Device coming to Verizon

08/24/2009, Verizon Wireless looks set to release the Pantech UMW190 Mobile Broadband Device which was first seen on the FCC site a couple of months ago. It connects to your notebook’s USB port (naturally), and will rely on Verizon’s EVDO Rev. A CDMA...