Speakers Selected for CTIA Wireless Educational Sessions

The speakers for this year’s International CTIA Wireless 2008 Educational Sessions, which takes place in Las Vegas April 1-3, have been chosen. Approximately 175 speakers will lead discussions on th

CTIA/FCC could outlaw cellular repeaters AKA "jammers"

Got a note this morning from a concerned reader who is watching some carrier noise. Apparently some of the bigs are talking to the FCC about having cellular repeaters classed as “jammers”

Microsoft 'Mobile Device Manager' does it up remotely

Available the first half of next year, Microsoft’s System Center Mobile Device Manager 2008 will allow IT departments to remotely administer mobile phones, allowing them to do cool tricks like &

Behind the Curtain: The Sordid World of Tech Trade Shows

It’s very rare for us tech journalists/drunks to get a chance to let you, the reading public, get a glance behind the curtain to see the surfeit of riches we feast upon nightly. Case in point: e

CTIA Responds to Latest Rules for 700 MHz Auction

Yesterday the CITA – The Wireless Association responded to the latest rules regarding the upcoming 700 MHz auction. From CTIA President and CEO Steve Largent: “The FCC’s considerable del

CTIA Responds to U.S. Department of Commerce Assistant Secretary

Today the CTIA – The Wireless Association issued a statement in response to testimony from U.S. Department of Commerce Assistant Secretary for Communications and Information and Administrator of the

CTIA Dispels Wireless Myths

Today the CTIA – The Wireless Association filed an ex parte communication with the Federal Communications Commission, which continues the heated dialog that the trade organization has with the FCC.

CTIA Responds to Google

Today the CTIA – The Wireless Association responded to Google’s letter to the Federal Communication Commission. President and CEO Steve Largent issued this statement: “The veil has been lifted.

CTIA’s 2007 Technology Fair

If you’re around Washington, DC tomorrow you might want to head to Capitol Hill for the CTIA’s 2007 Wireless Technology & Reception. This event will highlight recent advancements in wireless t

CTIA – The Wireless Association Letter to FCC

Yesterday the CTIA – The Wireless Association, sent a letter to the FCC. This letter, which was signed by approximately 139 small and regional wireless operators, expresses the wireless operators’

CTIA Calls for Veto of ITC Chip Ban

Today the CTIA -The Wireless Association president and CEO Steve Largent has issued a statement in response to a new report by The Brattle Group. The report indicates that the International Trade Comm

CTIA: Text To Save Lives

In case you missed it this past week was National Wireless Safety Week, and the CTIA -The Wireless Association, and the wireless industry, wants to remind Americans that texting can help save a life.

Video of the iPhone at CTIA: Hilarious Exec Blathers and Blathers

http://video.google.com/googleplayer.swf?docId=-3400073860479433164&hl=en Corporate dudes, please don’t try to be funny. It never works and you just end up looking silly. Take this guy at C


One thing the GSM camp in America has always had over the CDMA camp was smartphones: there were simply more of them. This was largely due to one manufacturer, HTC, who’s Windows Mobile-base smar

Panasonic Toughbook Video Interview from CTIA

This is a bit long, but Vincenct from Slashgear was nice enough to film me talking with the folks at Panasonic Toughbooks. Check out my double chin!

HTC Libra: Quasi-QWERTY Quaint Smartphone

More news from CTIA. HTC, purveyors of all things Windows Mobile 5, has announced yet another smartphone. This one, called the Libra, is similar to HTC’s familiar sliding-keyboard smartphones (T

Samsung IP-830w Confirmed

As we mentioned before, we got a chance to look at the Sprint International Smart Device, the Samsung IP-830w, yesterday. It’s a CDMA/GSM smartphone with Windows Mobile and EVDO. It’s pret

Samsung IP-830w Confirmed

<img src="https://beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2007/01/GSM smartphone with Windows Mobile and EVDO. It's pretty hefty, but it's a real world phone and includes a Sprint SIM

CTIA 2006 Coverage: Morons – FIGHT!

For your enjoyment, a recreation of the noble and traditional art of Japanese Sumo as performed by two drunken fools.

State of the CTIA Union

Hidey Ho. It’s about 3pm in LA right now and we’re winding down from a whirlwind of meetings that started early this morning. Add in the Apple announcements – meh except for the iTV
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