Thursday, August 26, 2010
The interested reader can check out the whole article here.
Be sure to read to the end, when Walt describes what it took to make the femtocell work in his son’s basement apartment. In the end, they needed to use Wi-Fi to extend an Ethernet connection into the basement.
It took Wi-Fi to make the Femtocell work. Ironic.
Of course, with a Smart Wi-Fi App on the phone, Walt and his son could have gotten the coverage boost of a femtocell, using the Wi-Fi which was already in the apartment.
Thursday, August 19, 2010
Monday, August 16, 2010
UMA: given that Verizon's CDMA isn't compatible in most international networks, it would be very nice if the Droid X could have UMA support. UMA would let users reach the carrier's network over WIFI. Unfortunately, T-Mobile is the only US carrier to support UMA at this point.
We understand, we wish for it too.
Monday, August 09, 2010
These improved unlimited family and student plans make it easier for students and their families to stay connected during the school year.
It's great to see Rogers, a long-time proponent of UMA and using Wi-Fi to improve coverage, offer discounted calling and keep subscribers happy, once again lead the marketplace with new Wi-Fi-based service offerings.