Archive for September 22nd, 2009

AT&T’s MicroCell Seeks To Improve 3G Connections (NewsFactor)

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NewsFactor – If you have broadband DSL or cable service in your home or business, but 3G reception is lousy, AT&T has a new product that might help. The company has announced a trial of its 3G MicroCell, a mini-cellular tower that turns an existing broadband Internet line into 3G.

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Indian Ban on Spurious Mobile Phones Found Inadequate (PC World)

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PC World – The Indian government has asked mobile service providers not to allow calls on their networks from mobile phones without proper International Mobile Equipment Identity (IMEI) numbers from Dec. 1, citing security reasons.

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Thai teacher caught on cellphone beating pupil (AFP)

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AFP – A Thai teacher faces prosecution after cellphone footage showed him beating a pupil and slamming the boy’s head into a whiteboard for forgetting his textbook, officials and reports said Tuesday.

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AT&T Tests Device to Boost Indoor Coverage

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AT&T began selling the MicroCell — a device that boosts indoor cellular and 3G data coverage — in Charlotte as its first test trial of femtocell technology.

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FCC Proposes New ‘Open Internet’ Rules

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U.S. regulators unveiled new proposals aimed at ensuring that wireless carriers wouldn’t block certain types of Internet traffic flowing over their networks.

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