Google Nova wireless service to switch between carriers based on signal strength

Wireless antenna

Details continue to emerge about Google Nova, the company’s project to enter the wireless carrier fray as an MVNO (mobile virtual network operator) in the U.S. Following a report that a deal with Sprint was already signed comes word that Google’s service will be able to switch between carrier signals and use the best one to route calls, texts and […]

Google looking to become a wireless carrier?

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Google is already an Internet service provider with its Google Fiber program. If a report today is correct, the company is now considering becoming its own wireless service provider as well. The Information reports that the company is working on a project codenamed Nova that will see Google become an MVNO (mobile virtual network operator) in the U.S. According to […]

Sprint to partner with Rogers to enable in-car connected systems

Sprint Velocity

Rogers today announced a new partnership with Sprint that will see the Sprint Velocity in-car infotainment and telematics solution use the Canadian carrier’s wireless network to bring always-connected capabilities to Canadian cars. Among the connected services offered will be infotainment (news, weather, sports and more), navigation, climate control, security, emergency services and vehicle diagnostics as well as connectivity for mobile […]

Sprint announces Windows Phone 7 HTC Arrive

Sprint Wireless today announced its first Windows Phone 7 device, the HTC Arrive (a rebranded HTC 7 Pro). It will use the updated Windows Phone 7 OS with CDMA connectivity and cut-and-paste functionality. HTC Arrive specifications: Processor: 1GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon Operating system: Windows Phone 7 with HTC Hub Connectivity: CDMA/EV-DO Other connectivity: GPS, 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 2.1+EDR Display: Tilt-up […]