AT&T Killing MEdia Net Unlimited Data Add-On for Pay As You Go iPhone…

While the vast majority of iPhone customers opt for all-inclusive (but expensive) contracts, those miserly pay as you go customers that depend on the $20 MEdia Net unlimited data add-on to save money in the long term will be upset to find that, as of November 12th, they won't have that option. AT&T has decided to end… » 10/13/08 4:50am 10/13/08 4:50am

Google 'Instant Bid' Wireless Patent Could Threaten Cellular, Wi-Fi…

If Android sputters out » 9/26/08 8:30am 9/26/08 8:30am and , Google might have another plan to shake up the phone industry. In a patent filed and 2007 and published this week, Google details plans for an "Instant Bid" system for dealing with wireless connections. The concept is pretty straightforward: devices broadcast their request for service,…

iPhone 3G Fully Works with Pay-as-You-Go SIM Cards

Unlike the old iPhone, the iPhone 3G works without a contract for both voice and data, completely unmodified. No jailbreaking or unlocking required: use any AT&T Pay As You Go SIM card with a data plan and it will work. The process is quite simple, just replace the SIM card with the Pay As You Go card and you'll be… » 9/15/08 11:15am 9/15/08 11:15am