Tag: wireless

  • Fighting The Wrong Fight

    [Excellent piece by Elia Freedman][link]: >We have been distracted by ridiculous arguments and fabricated “wars” for too long. We have been distracted by thinking that Google is Microsoft and Apple is Apple in a doomed fight already fought 20 years ago. > >But that is not the fight we should be caring about at all.…

  • Price of The One True Google Phone?

    [According to this][link]: “$199 unlocked in stores. $100 rebate online if you have an active and old Google account.” Sounds like the gloves are off. [link]: http://www.androidguys.com/2009/12/14/reuters-nexus-one-available-directly-through-google-website-january-5/ “Reuters: Nexus One Available Directly Through Google Website January 5 | AndroidGuys”

  • AT&T’s Morale Problem

    [I’m sure the sentiment is more widespread than this one rep][link]. *Update*: [AT&T says it’s a hoax][hoax], and they’re probably right. Consumerist gets it, though: it doesn’t matter if it’s “true” or not. It felt true, and that speaks volumes about AT&T’s business and culture. [link]: http://consumerist.com/5407532/att-rep-wants-to-die “Transcripts: A&T Rep Wants To Die” [hoax]: http://consumerist.com/5408384/att-says-their-rep-doesnt-want-to-die…

  • WIND, Canada’s New Wireless Carrier

    [Sadly, it does not say when they launch][link]. Their [mission statement][mission] gives me a slight bit of hope: >Simply put, we want to create the most unforgettably positive customer experience in Canada. … which has the added benefit of being the opposite of what the major two Wireless carriers in Canada, [Bell][bell] and [Rogers][rogers], provide.…