Give me a reason not to jump ship, AT&T

With a new version of the iPhone in the works, the clock is ticking for AT&T Inc. to get its much-criticized network ready for the looming battle. The carrier has taken a beating from consumers who have complained about poor coverage in major cities including New York and San Francisco. Now, AT&T is racing to […]

A New iPhone

To Sustain iPhone, Apple Halves Price – WSJ.com Apple Inc. lowered the price of its entry-level iPhone by half to $99 and rolled out a next-generation model, looking to sustain the momentum for its popular smart phone amid the recession and fresh competition. Apple also announced several new lower-priced notebook computers at its annual conference […]

A nomad growing roots

Nomads at last | Economist.com Wireless communication is changing the way people work, live, love and relate to places—and each other, says Andreas Kluth. Illustration by Bell Mellor AT THE Nomad Café in Oakland, California, Tia Katrina Canlas, a law student at the nearby university in Berkeley, places her double Americano next to her mobile […]

Almost time to break the contract!

I just love that planned obsolescence … and inventory reductions! iPhone sold out online SAN FRANCISCO, California (AP) — Apple Inc. said Monday its online stores in the U.S. and U.K. are sold out of the iPhone, a sign supplies are being winnowed ahead of the launch of the device’s next generation featuring faster Internet […]