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4G BlackBerry PlayBook visits the FCC

Right now if you want to use a BlackBerry PlayBook tablet with a 3G or 4G network you need to use a MiFi or similar mobile hotspot. But Research in Motion is preparing to launch new models with 4G connectivity… and this week they showed up at the FCC website. The first to appear was […]

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Sony S2 dual screen tablet to hit AT&T “later this year”

AT&T has announced that it will be the exclusive mobile broadband provider for Sony’s upcoming S2 tablet when it hits the streets later this year. The device features two 5.5 inch displays and a hinge in the middle allowing you to fold it up and fit it in a pocket. The AT&T model will have […]

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AT&T to offer Cisco Cius Tablet with HSPA+ this fall

AT&T has announced it will begin offering the Cisco Cius 7 inch tablet this fall. The tablet, which is designed by OpenPeak runs a version of the Google Android operating system, but will also run Cisco and AT&T software for HD video communication and other business applications. Cisco and AT&T are positioning the Cius as […]

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Lenovo IdeaPad S205 to ship with AT&T HSPA+ modem?

When Lenovo introduced the 11.6 inch IdeaPad S205 notebook earlier this year, the company said it would be available with an optional 3G modem. Now it looks like it may have a 4G option as well. Wireless Goodness spotted an FCC listing for the Lenovo IdeaPad S205 that shows a Huawei data modem which supports […]

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AT&T to offer the Atrix 4G for $200 on contract, $500 with laptop dock

Good news everybody: AT&T plans to start taking pre-orders for the Motorola Atrix 4G on February 13th. The bad news? The phone won’t be quite as cheap as we had hoped if you’re planning on picking up the optional Webtop laptop docking station. AT&T has announced pricing for the Android smartphone, which will run $199.99 […]

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T-Mobile expands HSPA+ coverage area

T-Mobile USA says it’s on track to offer its faster HSPA+ mobile broadband network in 100 major metro areas covering 185 million Americans by the end of the year. The company added 25 new cities to its coverage area this week, bringing the current number of major cities to 50 and the number of people […]

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CLEVO M81P netbook stops by the FCC for a visit

Everybody’s favorite accidental netbook promotional agency, the US Federal Communications Commission has published documents (PDF link) related to a new 10 inch mini-laptop from CLEVO. The upcoming CLEVO M81P packs HSPA wireless broadband capabilities, which means there’s a decent chance we’ll see this little guy sold by a US telecom. But that’s about the only […]

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Huawei Technologies produces combo WiFi/HSPA chip for netbooks

As more and more netbooks are becoming available with integrated 3G wireless broadband modems, it makes sense that we’d start to see dual purpose wireless chips that can help save some space inside a cramped netbook case. China’s Huawei Technologies is introducing a new mobile broadband module that packs WiFi and HSPA support onto a […]