Articles By Stephen Lawson

Cisco admits to some fumbles

Cisco admits to some fumbles

SAN FRANCISCO - Cisco Systems Inc. owned up to some miscalculations in its video collaboration strategy but showed off some...

May 25th, 2012 Stephen Lawson
FCC chair lays out plans for more U.S. spectrum

FCC chair lays out plans for more U.S. spectrum

NEW ORLEANS -- Federal Communications Commission Chairman Julius Genachowski outlined several agency initiatives to open up more spectrum for mobile...

May 9th, 2012 Stephen Lawson
AT&T sees an end to Wi-Fi-only tablets

AT&T sees an end to Wi-Fi-only tablets

NEW ORLEANS -- Tablet makers are moving toward selling only models equipped with cellular radios and Wi-Fi and away from...

May 9th, 2012 Stephen Lawson
Netgear to ship gigabit-speed wireless in May

Netgear to ship gigabit-speed wireless in May

SAN FRANCISCO -- Gigabit-speed wireless LAN equipment that uses the emerging IEEE 802.11ac standard is about to hit the market,...

April 27th, 2012 Stephen Lawson
Dell brings 40-Gigabit Ethernet into blade system

Dell brings 40-Gigabit Ethernet into blade system

SAN FRANCISCO -- Dell Inc. will flesh out its new virtual networking strategy at Interop next month when it shows...

April 25th, 2012 Stephen Lawson
Standard could end hotspot sign-on hassles

Standard could end hotspot sign-on hassles

SAN FRANCISCO  -- The Wi-Fi Alliance hopes to simplify the use of Wi-Fi hotspots, making it easier for both users...

February 22nd, 2012 Stephen Lawson
Industry Canada ruling pushes Dish’s LTE plan

Industry Canada ruling pushes Dish’s LTE plan

SAN FRANCISCO -- The Canadian government has approved the transfer of satellite spectrum to U.S-based Dish Network, putting the company...

February 8th, 2012 Stephen Lawson
Twitter’s country-specific blocking brings hazards, hope

Twitter’s country-specific blocking brings hazards, hope

SAN FRANCISCO -- Twitter's move to comply with government requests and block tweets in specific countries could blunt its edge...

January 28th, 2012 Stephen Lawson
Broadcom to unveil four faster Wi-Fi chips at CES

Broadcom to unveil four faster Wi-Fi chips at CES

SAN FRANCISCO (01/05/2012) - The International Consumer Electronics Show next week may be a major launchpad for a new, faster...

January 5th, 2012 Stephen Lawson
EMC’s Greenplum goes big in data analytics

EMC’s Greenplum goes big in data analytics

SAN FRANCISCO  -- The Greenplum division of EMC Corp. is building a single data analytics platform that can crunch both structured...

December 14th, 2011 Stephen Lawson