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Ekahau Mobile Survey v2.0 for Wireless Engineers

Professional wireless engineers and IT managers are often tasked with making sure there is or will be ample wifi coverage in offices and conference rooms. It used to be a

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Motorola Opens Pre-Order for Wi-Fi only XYBoard

After the gentle tide of announcements during the holidays and the crazy undertow of CES, we’re finally starting to see our first wave of devices for 2012. We mentioned during

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PlayCast Receiver Streams your Android Music

Phorus announced at CES21012 their new PlayCast Receiver for Android powered devices. The PlayCast Receiver will alleviate the need to plug your phone into your audio system. Essentially, the Receiver

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New Android Market being pushed out, includes WiFi-only updates, auto shortcuts, and more…

A new version of the Android market is currently being pushed out, bearing the mark 3.3.11, and it includes some pretty cool new features. While the latest and greatest capabilities

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Boingo Chosen by LG to Bring Data Offloading and Global Wi-Fi Roaming to U+ Customers

Boingo, one of the largest providers of Wi-Fi software and services in the world, announced today that they have partnered up with LG Uplus (or “U+”) in South Korea to

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Boingo Wireless Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary

Celebrating their 10th anniversary Boingo Wireless rang the NASDAQ opening bell this morning.  A newly public company, Boingo is happy to announce their 10th anniversary celebration by awarding their customers

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Get Your WiFi Xoom at Costco March 27th

If you needed a reason to join one of the many bulk shopping clubs in the world, this could be it.  Costco has listed the Xoom WiFi only version on

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WinAmp Goes 1.0 for Android

Nullsoft, the makers of WinAmp (and owned by AOL), have announced today that they have upgraded their popular music player app for Android to 1.0 today, giving users a bunch

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Ekahau Mobile Survey Launches Android App (for people who have money to burn)

Software developing house, Ekahau, has launched a network survey app that allows users to map their networks, show problem areas and see connected clients. Here is the description from their site:

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Winamp Brings WiFi Sync to Android!

It seems like just yesterday people were complaining that Android’s music systems were lacking in features, and needed a boost to compete. Winamp understands this so they’ve released the latest version of the Android application, adding on WiFi sync support.

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Kineto Celebrates WiFi Calling with Contest – Win an Android Phone!

In case you weren’t aware, Kineto is the company behind the WiFi calling capability in your new, Android-based G2 or myTouch 4G handset. Their software is the brains (app) that provides your unlimited, perfect coverage wherever a WiFi hotspot can be found.

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T-Mobile Set to Offer $15 Tethering, WiFi Sharing Option November 3rd

The Boy Genius Report has been passed some information that shows T-Mobile gearing up for mobile tethering and Wifi sharing options for smart phone (Android) users.

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Rumored G2 Update Adding WiFi Calling

We cannot confirm this on our ends as of yet but word around the campfire is that G2 handsets are getting an over-the-air software update.  After less than a week

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Kineto Wireless Bringing UMA to Android Phones, Is T-Mobile First?[VIDEO]

You know what helps carriers reduce churn? A reliable network that works everywhere. Without hiccups. Even if you live in the woods. You know what helps with that? UMA. Do you know what else UMA does? It keeps you from racking up exorbitant roaming fees when traveling abroad. You know what we’re not likely going to see from a wireless provider in the near future? UMA on Android phones. Or will we?

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WeFi Report on Wi-Fi Usage

WeFi, which bills itself as “the world’s largest free Wi-Fi network,” gathered data during Q1 2010 from users of their app from over 220 countries and territories. It includes data from