Archive for September 9th, 2009

AT&T Will Upgrade To Faster 3G Speeds with HSPA 7.2 (NewsFactor)

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NewsFactor – AT&T on Wednesday said it will upgrade its 3G wireless network to double speeds in six major cities by the end of the year. The exclusive U.S. carrier for Apple’s iPhone has been heavily criticized for poor network connections.

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Mobile Carriers Sign up to EU In-car Accident Alert System (PC World)

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PC World – E.U.’s mobile-phone industry on Wednesday signed up to eCall, a Europe-wide road accident alert system designed to reduce fatalities and serious accidents on the continent’s roads.

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Plan to tax SMS causes uproar in Philippines (AFP)

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AFP – Mobile phone text messages helped cause a revolution in the Philippines. Now the nation’s mobile phone lobby is in uproar again over a multi-million-dollar plan to tax texting.

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