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Forget Noisy Blimps, Say Hello To the Airfish [Airships]

by on Jun.05, 2010, under 17, 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, aerospace, age, Ai, Air, Airfish, Airships, and, ANT, Ants, AR, bd, Blimps, Bp, cat, cc, clear, color, Ctia, de, Display, Ds, E, Ea, EC, Et, Feeds, ff, fish, flying fish, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Hell, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, IPs, Ir, Isp, La, Labels, Light, mid, Mod, move, Music, nex, next, om, One, order, Os, P3, Pad, Padd, PI, Pixel, Play, prototype, ps, Q, quant, rainbow, Rc, Republished, Rf, RSS, Rv, scientist, Scientists, serve, ship, Ships, Space, Style, Tag, tech, Techno, Technology, ted, Test, TI, time, TV, Us, V, Vr, X1

The next time you’re at a music festival and see a giant rainbow trout swishing around in the sky, there’s just a chance you might not be intoxicated. It might be scientists testing an airship that moves like a fish. More

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Intel, Motorola, Samsung and Others Unite Behind WiMax 2 [Wimax 2]

by on Apr.12, 2010, under 2, 4G, 5, 7, 7d, Ad, Ads, Ai, and, app, AR, Arm, Arms, Ati, Av, Ces, clear, clearwire, Ctia, data networks, de, Display, Ds, Dust, E, e1, Ea, Ge, Gizmo, Hd, Home Automation, Im, Imax, Ink, intel, Ion, Isp, lte, Mod, Moto, Motorola, Ms, N1, Nec, Net, network, next, NK, One, Opera, order, Os, PI, Ping, Play, Pr, Print, Pro, Push, Q, Rc, release, rom, Samsung, ship, Sprint, Stand, star, Stars, Style, Sun, Support, Tag, TI, Up, Us, War, Wci, WiMax, wimax 2, X2

The next release of WiMax is coming, and some industry heavy hitters have lined up to support the backwards-compatible 802.16m standard. The group, calling themselves the WiMAX 2 Collaboration Initiative (WCI), is pushing interoperability in the new protocol, basically hoping to scoot things along a little faster to aid in the 4G arms race against LTE. Noticeably absent from the group

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Fox Mobile Group’s Bitbop: On-Demand TV For Your Smartphone [Mobile Video]

by on Mar.25, 2010, under 7, 7d, Ad, Ads, age, Ai, and, app, AR, Art, Bada, Bes, bitbop, Brin, clear, Content, Ctia, ctia 2010, de, discovery, Ds, E, E3, Ea, Emi, Fox, fox mobile group, Ge, Gizmo, Hd, Home Automation, Hulu, Ion, Iphone, mobile, Mod, movies, Nbc, nbc universal, next, on-demand video, One, Os, phone, Pr, pre, ps, Rc, rip, Service, Shows, smartphone, Streaming Television, Style, Subs, subscription, Subscriptions, Tag, television, Tent, TI, TV, Up, Ups, Vide, Video, wait, Waiting, wireless, X1, Xm

Fox Mobile Group today announced Bitbop , a wireless subscription service that brings “premium” video content to your smartphone. It’ll cost $10 per month, and it’s the next best thing until a Hulu app gets here. Which, hey, still waiting ! More

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Verizon’s LTE 4G Expansion Plans: One-Third of Americans Covered This Year [Verizon]

by on Mar.24, 2010, under 4G, 7, 7d, Ad, Ads, america, and, AR, Cans, Cellphones, clear, Ctia, ctia 2010, de, down, Ds, E, Ea, Eu, Gizmo, Hd, Home Automation, Ion, lte, MER, mobile, Mobile Phones, Mod, Net, network, networks, One, plan, Rc, Red, Style, third, TI, Ui, Verizon, Verizon 4g, Verizon lt3, War, wireless, XP

Verizon’s not taking the 4G wars lying down. Today at CTIA, they announced that they’d be launching 25-30 LTE 4G networks this year, covering a third of Americans by the end of 2010, and twice that within fifteen months. More

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Sprint CEO Thinks LTE 4G Will Be Bigger Than Sprint’s WiMax Network [Blockquote]

by on Mar.24, 2010, under 2D, 4G, 7, 7d, Ad, Ads, age, and, ANT, AR, At&t, Blockquote, Broadband, clear, clearwire, Ctia, ctia 2010, dan hesse, de, Ds, E, Ea, Ge, Gizmo, Hd, Home Automation, Imax, Ink, k-7, Lock, lte, mobile, Mod, Net, network, NK, One, Os, Pr, Rc, Sink, Sprint, Stand, Style, Tag, TI, Verizon, WiMax, X1

Sprint CEO Dan Hesse , speaking at CTIA this morning, made clear which 4G standard he thinks will be dominant in the future. And it’s not the one his company uses. More

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Dell Aero Hands On: The Lightest Android Phone Yet [Dell]

by on Mar.24, 2010, under 3D, 7, 7d, Ad, Ads, age, and, Android, Android 1.5, AR, At&t, clear, Ctia, ctia 2010, de, Dell, dell aero, droid, Ds, E, Ea, eco, first, Ge, Gizmo, Google, hand, hands, Hands On, Hd, Home Automation, Light, microSD, Mod, News, One, Os, phone, Rc, Style, Tag, Test, TI, Up, X1

The good news: I got to an up close look with the Dell Aero , AT&T’s second Android handset and Dell’s first in the US. The less good news: AT&T’s not letting anyone actually see it work. Hrmm? More

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T-Mobile’s Crazy Fast HSPA+ 3G Network To Reach Over 100 Metro Areas This Year [T-Mobile]

by on Mar.23, 2010, under 2D, 3g, 4G, 7, 7d, Ad, Ads, age, AR, Cellphones, clear, Ctia, ctia 2010, de, Ds, DVR, E, Ea, F2, Ge, Gizmo, hal, Hd, Home Automation, hspa, Ion, mid, mobile, Mobiles, Mod, Net, netbooks, network, One, Pee, ps, Rc, Smartphones, Style, t-mo, T-Mobile, Tag, Test, TI, tmo, Tmobile, Up, wireless, wireless networks, X1, X2

T-Mobile has announced that they’re rolling out their super speedy HSPA+ network to over 100 metro areas covering 185 million people in 2010. More than half of that will be complete by the middle of the year. That’s aggressive

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Samsung Galaxy S Smartphone Is the First Step In Samsung’s Smart Life [Samsung]

by on Mar.23, 2010, under 7, 7d, Ad, Ads, age, Ai, AMOLED, and, Android, AR, Art, Ati, Cellphones, clear, Ctia, ctia 2010, Dating, de, Display, droid, Ds, E, e1, Ea, F1, Feature, Features, first, Galaxy s, Ge, Gizmo, Hd, Home Automation, Isp, Led, life, mobile, Mod, Ms, Oled, One, Os, phone, Phones, Pr, Rc, Samsung, samsung galaxy, Samsung galaxy s, smart life, smartphone, Smartphones, step, Style, Sun, Tag, TI, Tron, Up, wireless, X1

Samsung has been hinting at “S Life” so far at CTIA, and now we’ve got some details: the Galaxy S phone is a 1GHz, 4-inch AMOLED display, feature-filled Android smartphone. Updating live: More

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Opera Mini for iPhone Makes Browsing on (the) EDGE Actually Kind of Great [IPhone Apps]

by on Mar.23, 2010, under 3g, 7, 7d, Ad, Ads, age, Ai, ANT, app, apple, Apps, AR, Bes, browser, Browsers, Browsing, clear, Ctia, ctia 2010, de, Ds, E, E3, Ea, Edge, Gdc, Ge, Gizmo, Hd, heck, Home Automation, I4, Ie, Iphone, iPhone App, iPhone Apps, IphoneApps, Make, mini, mobile, Mod, My, One, Opera, Opera Mini, opera mobile, Opera mobile iphone, phone, PI, Pr, Pro, ps, Rc, Safari, ski, Style, Tag, TI, Uk, Vide, Video, why, X1

“Why,” you’re probably asking, “would I want another browser on my iPhone, when mobile Safari’s the best one around?” Because Opera Mini on the iPhone makes pokey EDGE feel like 3G. Check it out. More

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Microsoft Demos Game Across Windows Phone 7, Xbox 360, and Windows 7 [Microsoft]

by on Mar.06, 2010, under 360, 7d, Ads, age, Ai, AR, Ati, Av, car, Cia, clear, Computer, Ctia, de, dev, Developers, development, Display, Ds, Dubai, Ea, engadget, Eu, fire, Gadget, game, Gaming, Ge, Gizmo, Hd, Home Automation, Ie, IndianaJones, Ion, Isp, life, Mic, microsoft, mid, Mod, Ms, next, One, Os, phone, Platform, Pot, Pr, pre, Pro, Rc, Real, Rf, rip, Scary, Style, Tat, Tent, TI, Ui, Up, Video, windows, Windows phone, Windows phone 7, windows phone 7 series, Windows7, Windowsphone7, WindowsPhone7Series, WinPho7, Xbox, Xbox 360, xbox360

Whoa. During the keynote presentation at TechEd Middle East in Dubai, Microsoft’s Eric Rudder played the same Indiana Jones-ish game on a Windows computer, a Windows Phone 7 phone, and an Xbox 360. Gaming is about to get real ubiquitous

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