Category Archives: Mobile & Wireless

Smartphone makers are pricing themselves out of the market

Smartphone makers are pricing themselves out of the market While demand for entry-level and mid-price smartphones has remained strong, global sales of high-end smartphones like the iPhone XS and XS Max have steadily declined over the past year, according to a new report from Gartner. Less innovation in top-of-the-line smartphones coupled with steep price […]

20 things we learned about the Apple Car project

20 things we learned about the Apple Car project While vague on the surface, the Apple white paper detailing its approach to self-driving cars reveals some additional insights into its approach to autonomous vehicle development. As above, so below Publication of the report followed a February 2019 disclosure that revealed Apple’s safety drivers to […]

People like iPhone SE, but Apple doesn't seem to care

People like iPhone SE, but Apple doesn’t seem to care Apple has put yet another batch of iPhone SE smartphones up for sale at its clearance store – it keeps selling them, people keep buying them, but will the company ever get the message? People like the iPhone SE Apple invented the user interface, […]

Why I’m excited for Apple’s Wi-Fi 6 iPhones

Why I’m excited for Apple’s Wi-Fi 6 iPhones Don’t fret too much when Apple fails to introduce a 5G iPhone this year, it’s not terribly important that it does. Wi-Fi 6, on the other hand… Hybrid network capacity The latest edition of Cisco’s  Mobile Visual Networking Index (VNI) Forecast (2017 – 2022) makes several […]

IDG Contributor Network: Runaway wireless robocall crisis rapidly growing out of control

IDG Contributor Network: Runaway wireless robocall crisis rapidly growing out of control Robocalls have been spreading from wire line to wireless and are increasingly making life miserable for hundreds of millions of mobile users across the USA…and billions more across the world. Now it’s spreading to smaller carriers as well. Where did this runaway […]

Rumor: Apple plots a big product salvo in 2019

Rumor: Apple plots a big product salvo in 2019 It’s a holiday in the U.S., which makes it a great day for the latest set of Apple-related rumors to emerge from the spookily accurate desk of analyst Ming-Chi Kou, who predicts the return of  giant MacBook Pros, a huge and hugely accurate Apple-branded display […]

Android security flaw and big telecom news | TECH(feed)

Android security flaw and big telecom news | TECH(feed) An Android security flaw could leave your phone vulnerable to hackers while viewing images. And yes, we’re talking more about Huawei’s battle with the U.S. government. All that and more mobile news on today’s episode of TECH(feed). Source: Mobile Wireless

Throwback Thursday: Can I see me now?

Throwback Thursday: Can I see me now? This company has a limited number of VPN connections, so IT sets up a terminal server gateway to let some users remotely access their office PCs from home, reports a pilot fish there. “This allows these users to securely remote into their local machines in the office […]

What’s the enterprise business case for Apple Watch?

What’s the enterprise business case for Apple Watch? Apple’s is far and away the leading smartwatch brand according to the latest NPD data, so what business opportunity does the device offer to your enterprise? How does your business measure success? You have to think a little about what success means for your business. There […]