Steve Jobs Considered Using Wi-Fi to Crush Carriers

According to wireless guru John Stanton, he and Steve Jobs repeatedly discussed the feasibility of creating a "synthetic carrier" over Wi-Fi connections—thereby squeezing out AT&T—between 2005 and 2007. Stanton didn't elaborate on why he abandoned the idea, though I'd guess it's because Jobs figured out how to get… »11/16/11 3:20am11/16/11 3:20am