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  • Cell Phone Tower
    Voice-over-LTE uses twice the power of current cellular voice tech: Report
    Voice-over-LTE (VoLTE) is the future, carriers believe, but there is some bad news there. A test and Friday report indicates that voice calls over LTE uses twice as much battery as a current 2G call.The report came from wireless testing and...
  • zBoost Cell Phone Signal Booster
    Tech Review: zBoost Cell Phone Signal Booster
    Don’t you just hate it when you can’t get good cellphone coverage? I know I do. I am always surprised by how certain locations in homes are total dead zones. This is where dual band cellphone repeaters like the zBoost SOHO YX545 Cell...
  • The mobile network
    CDMA vs GSM
    Hey all,I had an opportunity recently to test a Pantech USB modem using the Verizon "VZAccess Manager" software and an old Acer laptop. And when I say "old", I'm talking about a matter of 4 years, which in technological...
  • Midwestern University Dental Institute
    Educational institutions provide more than intellectual stimulation for Arizona
    Educational institutions are also economic engines for our communities. The documentary Waiting for Superman, changed paradigms by suggesting bad schools produce bad neighborhoods, not vice versa. Arizona does not have a large concentration of...
  • iPad 2 Logic Boards
    GSM, CDMA iPad 2s join wi-fi only model in being torn down
    Follow me on Twitterandon FacebookiFixit has alreadytorn downthe wi-fi only version of the iPad 2, but as you might expect, folks are interested in the 3G versions as well, particularly the differences between CDMA and GSM. That said, iFixit tore...
  • CDMA HTC Thunderbolt
    HTC Thunderbolt to support simultaneous voice / data, even on CDMA
    Follow me on TwitterMost have been well-educated to the "can't do simultaneous voice and data" limitation of Verizon's CDMA, with the release of the CDMA-only Verizon iPhone upcoming. It's a limitation of CDMA. Thus, it's...
  • Verizon iPhone
    3 Reasons To Hold Off on Verizon's iPhone
    With the Verizon iPhone set to debut in a few weeks, many are already making plans to cancel or extend their existing contracts just to get their hands on this device. But before deciding to pay any ETF’s or committing to another two-year...
  • iPhone 4
    Verizon iPhone: should you wait for iPhone 5?
    Follow me on TwitterThe Verizon event on Tuesday has been confirmed by theWall Street Journalto be the announcement of the Verizon iPhone. For those who may not know what the Verizon vs. AT&T iPhone "argument" has been about, what...
  • Verizon iPhone
    Fortune: Verizon iPhone confirmed for ‘early 2011′
    Here we go again folks,Fortune is claiming to know for a fact that Verizon is indeed working on a CDMA iPhone and will hit the street in early 2011.“Fortunehas confirmed that a Verizon iPhone will be released in early 2011.” The...