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Idea slashes global roaming tariffs for voice, data

India's Idea Cellular offers an attractive incentive for post-paid subscribers by reducing its international roaming tariffs for both voice and data, offering savings up to 95 percent. But local SIM cards may still be cheaper options.

December 4, 2013 by

Data-roaming price cuts: Europe's options

At a policy forum in Brussels, operators and regulators debated the European Commission's approach to cutting EU data-roaming rates, with the operators remaining particularly opposed to consumer choice

April 13, 2011 by

AVM Fritz!Fon MT-F

AVM's Fritz!Box routers (such as the Fritz!Box 7390) are notable for the extensive range of VoIP telephony features they offer.

February 7, 2011

Apple teases iOS 4.2 iPad features

A teaser page touting key features of the iOS 4.2 software update has appeared on the official Apple website ahead of the software's imminently expected release.

November 10, 2010 by

Palm Pixi, the next Palm Centro, coming to Sprint for the holidays

Larry posted on some of the initial news regarding the upcoming Palm Pixi and you can now find all the info on the Palm website. The Palm Pixi will be coming to Sprint in time for the holidays and should be more of an entry level device like the Palm Centro. The Palm Pixi has most of the same features as the Palm Pre and will be exclusive to Sprint. Speculation is that it will run in the $99 range while the Pre will drop to $149. Michael Gartenberg had a chance to get some hands-on time with one and posted his first thoughts.

September 8, 2009 by

AT&T: iPhone deal blocks VoIP over cellular

In a letter to the FCC, AT&T acknowledged that Apple and AT&T have an agreement to block VoIP apps from using AT&T's cellular networks, but that VoIP apps that use Wi-Fi are OK. Here's a selection from the letter.

August 23, 2009 by

What's up with Zer01's unlimited no-contract service and is it even real?

Back in March of this year we heard about the Zer01 service that was going to use Windows Mobile devices and VoIP technology that gave you unlimited data, voice, and text for only $70 per month. This would also be provided with no contract and on a month-to-month basis. The Zer01 website is up and running, but I highly recommend you read through IDG News article before making a decision to leave your traditional US wireless carrier. There seems to be something a bit fishy with the service and I am personally not sold yet on its validity.

July 21, 2009 by

Equity in the cellular world

Don't be cruel telcos. Vinnie over at Deal Architect and others are venting at the cellular telcos. The issues du jour are: high cost of international roaming, locked SIM cards, the cost to upgrade, and inability to buy unlocked phones like the iPhone.

June 19, 2009 by

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