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Research: 802.11n will be in majority of smartphones by 2014

A new report from ABI Research says that 87 percent of WiFi-enabled smartphones will include the latest 802.11n standard by 2014. However, the data boost associated with the 802.11n standard won't be

Sprint drops price of mobile WiMAX by another $10

Sprint Nextel reduced the monthly price of its CDMA/mobile WiMAX service by another $10, down to $59.99, a Sprint spokeswoman confirmed. The price cut is the second $10 cut in less than five months;

Will cable's wireless gamble pay off?

All eyes will be on the cable operators to see whether their wireless offerings take flight in 2010. Several of the major cable companies have wireless efforts in progress. Cox Communications is

Sprint expands open location platform

Sprint announced it will expand its open location platform by adding TechnoCom Corporation to its open service enabler program, promising developers more avenues to create location-based solutions

Analyst: CDMA Boost Unlimited plan won't do much for Sprint

Boost Mobile's decision to open up its $50 per month unlimited plan to Sprint Nextel's CDMA network will not broaden the market as much as Sprint would like, according to an analyst. Additionally,

Clearwire looking at multiple new wholesale partners

Clearwire CEO Bill Morrow said the company is actively pursuing additional wholesale partners to use its mobile WiMAX network, and said companies such as T-Mobile USA, Leap Wireless and MetroPCS

Boost Mobile offering $50 unlimited plan on CDMA network

Boost Mobile, part of Sprint Nextel's prepaid unit, said beginning next week its $50 monthly unlimited plan will be available on Sprint's national CDMA network. Boost previously offered its unlimited

Who needs WiMAX devices? Sprint announces 3G/WiMAX mobile hotspot

As expected, Sprint announced a 3G/WiMAX mobile hotspot from Sierra Wireless called the Overdrive during this week's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Beginning Jan. 10, customers will be able

Sprint debuts Overdrive, mobile WiMAX hotspot

LAS VEGAS--Sprint Nextel used the Consumer Electronics Show here to unveil its new Overdrive 3G/4G Mobile Hotspot device, built by Sierra Wireless, which connects to Clearwire's mobile WiMAX network

Report: Verizon launching Palm Pre, Pixi at CES

Verizon Wireless will formally introduce the Palm Pre and Pixi smartphones this week at the Consumer Electronics Show, according to a Bloomberg report. The debut will give Palm a second U.S. wireless