This Chip Might Bring Perfect Reception to Your Home, Without…

So it's a quandary. Your house is in a service dead zone, and you don't want to shell out $150 more for something you're paying for already. What's worth more, principle or a functioning phone? That decision might be over. » 9/17/10 3:40pm 9/17/10 3:40pm

Judge Tells AT&T to Stop Whining as the Verizon Ads Will Stay

Looks like we'll keep seeing Verizon's "There's a map for that" commercials as AT&T's injunction to have them taken off the air was denied. Unfortunately this isn't the end of this debacle as the judge is allowing a follow-up hearing. » 11/18/09 6:46pm 11/18/09 6:46pm

AT&T's Internal Plans To Fix Their Network

AT&T was calling me to set up an interview with their CTO, but all I could hear was garbled noise on my AT&T iPhone. "I can't really hear you!" I shouted, as if volume would clear the channel. It's always been like this, in my home in San Francisco. While the howls of iPhone 3G reception issues get louder and louder,… » 8/25/08 1:00pm 8/25/08 1:00pm

Keep This in Mind Before You Buy an Amazon Kindle

I'm not sure if this is a widespread problem, but just in case — if you live within any of those gaping white spots in the image above, you probably shouldn't waste your money on the Kindle. Keep in mind that Amazon's wireless connectivity for the device is dependent on the Sprint network and, as everyone knows,… » 12/06/07 7:20pm 12/06/07 7:20pm