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A class-action lawsuit has been filed against Apple and AT&T in the US District Court for the District of Maryland by Ward & Ward, PLLC and Charles A. Gilman, LLC. The said lawsuit was filed in behalf of Kevin McCaffrey, Linda Wrinn and the other iPhone 4 owners.
According to Apple, the problem on the reception issue is not because of the external antenna design. It is because of the flaw in the formula calculating signal strength bars. The software update shall make use of AT&T’s recommended formula in the calculation of signal strength bars.
Globe Telecoms just introduced their all-consumable plans with freebies. Globe’s My Fully Loaded Plan starts with PhP 299 pesos a month. You also have the option to add a free handset but you will be subjected to a 24-month lock-in period where you cannot downgrade your plan within the said period.
While browsing the Globe’s myGlobe website, I noticed that they have made a partnership with Yahoo! As part of their partnership, Globe included Yahoo’s oneSearch in its wapsite. Yahoo oneSearch is Yahoo’s search platform for mobile phones. It provides instant search results, similar to the results we get from the Yahoo! Search in the web, [...]
Smart Broadband, Inc. recently launched it’s new product for wireless broadband access. It’s an extension of SmartBro product. But instead of using the Canopy-based system to connect to the internet, the new service will utilize the mobile network’s High Speed Data Packet Access (HSDPA) service. The new service, dubbed as “Plug It, is a USB-based [...]