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November 13, 2012
by sjvn01
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Nokia Siemens Networks makes 4G LTE infrastructure market gains

Most of the news about Nokia, the smartphone company, is bad. Nokia Siemens Network  (NSN), the mobile broadband company, however, has some relatively good news According to a report from the telecom analyst company, the  Dell’Oro Group, NSN’s third quarter … Continue reading

November 4, 2012
by sjvn01
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Apple’s iOS 6.0.1 still has Wi-Fi bugs

The latest version of Apple’s new operating system for iPhones, iPads, and iPod Touch, iOS 6.0.1, is still giving some Apple device users Wi-Fi fits. You’d think by now, seven weeks after Apple released iOS 6, the technology giant would … Continue reading

October 23, 2012
by sjvn01
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Apple to fix iOS Wi-Fi problems

Apple’s dirty little secret, which was kept out of October 23rd’s iPad 4 and iPad mini’s limelight, is that iOS 6, the new and popular operating system for iPhones and iPads, still has serious Wi-Fi and 3G/4G networking problems. Now, … Continue reading

October 22, 2012
by sjvn01
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How to get the Chromebook’s free goodies

The new, great ARM-powered Samsung Chromebook came with two great free offers: 100GBs of free Google Drive storage for two years and 12 free Gogo in-air, Wi-Fi passes. With a combined list price of $269, that means if you buy … Continue reading

October 21, 2012
by sjvn01
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Review: The ARM-powered Samsung Chromebook

was already a big Chromebook fan before I got my hands on Samsung’s just-released ARM-powered Chromebook. Now, after a weekend with it and with its  amazing price of $249 I think it’s going to find a few million more fans. … Continue reading