Alltel offers Wi-Fi hotspot access

A little late to the party here, but it’s a welcome change nonetheless. Alltel has just revealed that they will be offering Wi-Fi hotspot service along with their traditional data plans. The new …

Alaska Airlines to bring in-flight Wi-Fi

Here’s some good news for anyone who rutinely flies on Alaska Airlines. The company has announced plans to bring wireless internet into their cabins. The service will begin with a pilot program on …

O2 offers free access to MySpace Mobile

  …at least during November and December, that is. The U.K. cell phone carrier has announced that it will not be charging customers for any data usage expended on MySpace Mobile. As O2’s …

Amazon music store DRM-free, but watermarked

Just when you thought Big Brother wasn’t going to watch you pay for your track at Amazon, someone figured out that these DRM-free cuts are still watermarked. But, rather than stir up rumors …

Vonage pays Sprint $69.5 million fine

Vonage, one of the country’s biggest VoIP companies has been ordered to pay Sprint at least $69.5 million in fines and restitution. The judgement, handed down by a Federal Court judge references 6 …

Amazon's new DRM-free MP3 store

Not content with "stealing" NBC’s video content away from Apple, Amazon has just announced a new MP3 music store. Completely DRM-free, the AmazonMP3, as it’s called, boasts a catalog of more than 2 …

New version of Gmail?

Beans to Google for thinking of using its own users for translation help. It saves them money, and gives beta folks a true feeling that they’re helping. The end result is a better translation …

Google’s GDrive Shows Up Again

Google’s long time rumored G-Drive, aka Platypus, has shown up on Google Apps today. Plugging in the address https://www.google.com/a/cpanel/example.com/DisableService?service=www10 and replacing example.com with the address of your own Google Apps domain. This will …