EMC to buy data warehouse vendor Greenplum

EMC to buy data warehouse vendor Greenplum

EMC plans to acquire Greenplum for an undisclosed sum and form a new division around the privately held company's data...

July 6th, 2010 Computerworld Staff

GSM Association adopts framework for LTE voice

GSM Association adopts framework for LTE voice

The mobile world is one step closer to adopting a single standard for voice over Long Term Evolution technology now...

February 17th, 2010 Brad Reed

The G1 and Google’s Evil Quotient

The G1 and Google’s Evil Quotient

I recently wrote in Gearhead about how impressed I was with the T-Mobile G1 cell phone -- the one based...

January 5th, 2009 Mark Gibbs

U.S. mobile users ditching landline service

U.S. mobile users ditching landline service

More than one-quarter of mobile-phone users in the U.S. have effectively stopped using their fixed-line phones for voice calls, according...

October 8th, 2008 Stephen Lawson

French mobile operator offers unlocked iPhone

French mobile operator offers unlocked iPhone

Following European rulings that ban forcing iPhone users onto a particular carrier's network, European operators are offering unlocked Apple phones...

November 27th, 2007 Peter Sayer

Mobile users to get more control of data

Mobile users to get more control of data

Mobile subscribers will be able to easily control what applications can access their location and other personal information with software...

April 13th, 2006 Stephen Lawson

Lost Packets: Networking news and trivia

Lost Packets: Networking news and trivia

German telco to launch 3G notebook... German mobile phone operator T-Mobile Deutschland plans to offer a low-cost notebook with three...

January 19th, 2006 Network World Canada Staff

Blackberry suits, rivals dog RIM

Blackberry suits, rivals dog RIM

In addition to a long-running lawsuit in the U.S. that is expected to come to a head soon, Blackberry-maker Research...

November 30th, 2005 Nancy Gohring

Teen pleads guilty in ISP, telecom hacking case

Teen pleads guilty in ISP, telecom hacking case

A Massachusetts teenager has pleaded guilty in federal court to hacking into the networks of Internet and telephone service providers,...

September 15th, 2005 Linda Rosencrance