AT&T remains elusive on official date for iPhone tethering

TJ Luoma, TUAW, 10/14/2009 iPhone users have been waiting for tethering for a long time. More specifically, AT&T customers are still waiting for it. Since the WWDC 2009 Keynote Address, where it was announced that iPhone OS 3.0 would support tethering, AT&T has said they would support it… sometime. Appmodo.com is reporting that iPhone tethering […]

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Posted on October 14, 2009 at 5:29 pm by lesliemanzara · Permalink · Leave a comment
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AT&T says network needs more work to support iPhone tethering

Sam Oliver, Apple Insider, 10/8/2009 AT&T made a surprising announcement this week when it declared voice over IP applications could run on its 3G data network. However, the wireless carrier still is not prepared to offer iPhone data tethering. In an unexpected reversal, AT&T revealed this week that VoIP services, like Skype, would be allowed […]

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Posted on October 8, 2009 at 1:07 pm by lesliemanzara · Permalink · Leave a comment
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Apple iPhone SMS Used as Bait in Rogue Antivirus Scam

Brian Prince, eWeek.com, 9/29/2009 Cyber-criminals are using interest in MMS or SMS on the iPhone to trick users into downloading rogue antivirus software. According to security company Websense, attackers are abusing Google’s search engine to get users to click on links leading to a malicious page pushing scareware. Cyber-criminals are taking advantage of interest in […]

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Posted on September 29, 2009 at 4:12 pm by lesliemanzara · Permalink · Leave a comment
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iPhone OS 3.1 adds new features and functionality

Steven Sande, TUAW, 9/9/2009 One of the first surprises out of today’s Apple event, other than Steve Jobs appearing on stage again (!!!), was the announcement that iPhone OS 3.1 and iPod touch OS 3.1.1 were available. We’re still waiting for the download to complete, so this won’t be a hands-on review, but we do […]

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Posted on September 9, 2009 at 5:35 pm by lesliemanzara · Permalink · Leave a comment
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As MMS Nears, Analyst Says AT&T Gripes Are Justified

Jennifer LeClaire, mobile-tech-today, 9/4/2009 AT&T is finally rolling out Multimedia Messaging Service for Apple, Inc.’s iPhone 3G and iPhone 3GS after months of work. AT&T said it’s “riding the leading edge” of smartphone growth as traffic has exploded on its network. An analyst said iPhone users’ complaints about AT&T service are justified because AT&T underestimated […]

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Posted on September 7, 2009 at 3:36 pm by lesliemanzara · Permalink · One Comment
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AT&T: iPhone MMS coming on Sept. 25

David Chartier, Macworld, 9/3/2009 A software update will bring the heavily requested multimedia messaging feature to the iPhone 3.0 and 3G iPhone owners have been clamoring not-so-quietly to use the MMS features that are still lying dormant in their devices since Apple’s iPhone 3.0 update in June. Earlier, we took another look into what the […]

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Posted on September 3, 2009 at 4:53 pm by lesliemanzara · Permalink · Leave a comment
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Wireless service costs too much, and all but the carriers agree

Matt Hamblen, Computerworld, 8/20/2009 Sharp criticism of wireless industry mounts over pricing, exclusivity Criticism of U.S. wireless carriers has reached a peak during the dog days of summer, with cries that carriers are charging too much for wireless voice, data and texting even as consumers have benefited lately from cheaper smartphones. The outcry against wireless […]

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Posted on August 31, 2009 at 11:26 am by lesliemanzara · Permalink · Leave a comment
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Palm Pre coming to Verizon in January?

Ian Paul, pcworld.com, 6/12/2009 We’ve already heard reports that the Palm Pre is coming to Verizon. Now it looks like we’re getting close to an official launch date. A source “familiar with the situation” between Palm and Verizon says the Pre will be on Verizon’s network as of January 2010, according to The Wall Street […]

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Posted on June 18, 2009 at 7:32 am by lesliemanzara · Permalink · Leave a comment
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iPhone 3G S: What you need to know

Macworld Staff, Macworld.com 6/12/2009 If the calendar is about to flip over to summer, it must be time for Apple to roll out another smartphone. Just as summer 2007 saw the release of the original iPhone and last summer brought us the iPhone 3G, this year, we’ve got a new model to obsess over—the iPhone […]

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Posted on June 18, 2009 at 7:23 am by lesliemanzara · Permalink · Leave a comment
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iPhone 3G S In Depth: Why the ‘S’ means more than ‘Speed’

Michael Jones, Tuaw, 6/11/2009 What makes up a rumor? The common recipe starts with some truth or factual information, adds a healthy dose of hearsay, and then gets topped off with a ‘pinch of this and a dash of that.’ Then someone else starts with that entire rumor as their ‘factual information’, and adds to […]

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Posted on June 17, 2009 at 8:42 pm by lesliemanzara · Permalink · Leave a comment
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