Nortel Quits WiMax Biz
Nortel indicated that as part of its bankruptcy restructuring, it will cease making and marketing mobile WiMax products.
VAIO Trots Out A Windows 10 Handset
Feb 4, 2016
VAIO has unveiled a smartphone running Microsoft's Windows 10 platform for its home market of Japan. The VAIO Phone Biz is a stylish handset with aluminum unibody construction and mid-range specifications.
Google's Allo Messaging App Lands On the Web, Sort Of
Aug 15, 2017
Google today brought its assistant-backed Allo messaging application to the web. Allo on the web requires Google's Chrome browser and can only interact with Allo on Android smartphones for now (iPhone support is coming later.) Google says Allo web access requires the latest version of the mobile Allo app on your handset in order to function.
Turing Robotic Industries Declares Bankruptcy
Feb 7, 2018
Turing Robotic Industries, a company that promised to create a sleek, secure smartphone nearly three years ago, has moved into insolvency. TRI was located in Finland and formed by some ex-Nokia employees.
Jolla Announces Layoffs Amidst Restructuring
Nov 20, 2015
Jolla today said the company is restructuring its finances and laying off the bulk of its employees. Jolla was launched by former Nokia employees and created Sailfish OS and several phones and tablets.
Sprint Can Commence WiMax Shutdown
Feb 2, 2016
A Massachusetts court has given Sprint permission to turn off its WiMax network in stages over the next two months. Sprint will turn WiMax off in 16 cities, including New York, today, with 39 more to follow on February 29, and the remaining 25 cities on March 31.
I'm surprised it took them this long.
I have to agree with stoopered WiMax has a ton of support worldwide and is going to continue to spread coverage and increase capability for more then just the mobile community. You can kiss the need for hot...