Articles By Brad Reed

Don’t overhype WiMAX speeds, analyst warns operators

Don’t overhype WiMAX speeds, analyst warns operators

WiMAX operators who overhype their networks' peak speeds risk angering early adopters who feel their expectations haven't been met, an...

June 1st, 2009 Brad Reed
How the Skype spinoff could change the market

How the Skype spinoff could change the market

Now that eBay has set a tentative timetable for spinning off Skype, the question becomes whether the Internet phone company...

May 5th, 2009 Brad Reed
LTE should result in data rate reductions: AT&T

LTE should result in data rate reductions: AT&T

Before the recent CTIA Wireless convention, Motorola's team of technicians went to work building an ad hoc 4G wireless network...

April 14th, 2009 Brad Reed
Motorola exec dishes on LTE role

Motorola exec dishes on LTE role

Although Long Term Evolution (LTE) is at least two years away from being widely available on a commercial basis, it...

April 5th, 2009 Brad Reed
Obama’s broadband stimulus: Will wireless fit the bill?

Obama’s broadband stimulus: Will wireless fit the bill?

When President Obama said during his address to Congress this week that "laying broadband" was going to one of the...

February 28th, 2009 Brad Reed
Alcatel-Lucent founds 4G industry group

Alcatel-Lucent founds 4G industry group

Alcatel-Lucent has founded an industry group aimed at promoting 4G wireless devices, applications and content. Known as the ng (next-generation)...

February 19th, 2009 Brad Reed
AT&T snaps up Wayport to gain Wi-Fi boost

AT&T snaps up Wayport to gain Wi-Fi boost

AT&T has expanded the scope of its Wi-Fi business by purchasing Wayport, a network and applications management company that provides...

November 13th, 2008 Brad Reed
FCC OKs unlicensed ‘white space’ use

FCC OKs unlicensed ‘white space’ use

In a move that proponents say will open the door to widespread mobile broadband adoption, the Federal Communications Commission Tuesday...

November 4th, 2008 Brad Reed
FCC supports conditional use of ‘white spaces’

FCC supports conditional use of ‘white spaces’

Federal Communications Commission Chairman Kevin Martin said last week that he will support allowing conditional unlicensed use of the so-called...

October 19th, 2008 Brad Reed
8 ways technology has shaped the ’08 elections

8 ways technology has shaped the ’08 elections

Technology has played a particularly prominent role in the 2008 elections -- and it isn't just the typical silliness over...

October 16th, 2008 Brad Reed