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USAID Funds Community-based Digital Communications

Posted by Sam Churchill on April 22nd, 2014

The NY Times reports the State Department has provided $2.8 million to a team of American hackers, community activists and software geeks to a mesh network, as a way for dissidents abroad to communicate more freely and securely. The United States Agency for International Development has pledged $4.3 million to create mesh networks in Cuba, […]

Google Fiber Expands to More Cities

Posted by Sam Churchill on February 19th, 2014

Google Fiber is ready to expand, reports ArsTechnica. Google has identified nine areas around the country as possible deployment sites. Currently, Kansas City (KS and MO), Provo UT and Austin TX are using Google’s gigabit fiber. “We’ve invited 34 cities in nine metro areas across the US to work with us to explore what it […]

Gone Fishing

Posted by Sam Churchill on July 2nd, 2013

Dailywireless is on holiday this week! Sorry for the inconvenience, but we’re moving the World Headquarters office closer to The Columbia River. Plan to do some fishing, too. We’ll be back next week. Wish you a great summer holiday, too! – Sam Churchill

CTIA 2013 Opens

Posted by Sam Churchill on May 21st, 2013

CTIA 2013 runs May 21 – 23, 2013 in Las Vegas at the Sands Expo & Convention Center this week. Expect lots of Show News, Buzz, Videos , and MobileSmarts, Infographics & Whitepapers. Show Topics include: Apps, Content & Media Big Data Analytics Cloud Connected Consumer Cybersecurity Location-Based Services M2M Mobile Marketing & Advertising Money […]

LG Sells 10M LTE Smartphones

Posted by Sam Churchill on March 4th, 2013

LG reports that it has sold more than 10 million LTE smartphones worldwide. LG is aiming to double that figure by the end of 2013. Apple and Samsung are currently the clear leaders in LTE smartphones. Samsung is estimated to have shipped a record 215.8 million units in 2012, up 129 percent on its 2011 […]

$25 Tablet

Posted by Sam Churchill on November 12th, 2012

The Indian government and UK company DataWind have launched a tablet aimed at students in India to sell for about $40, but the Indian government will offer a partially subsidized version to students for about $20. DataWind’s new tablet features a 7 inch, 800 x 480 pixel capacitive touchscreen display with support for 4-point multitouch. […]