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Matt Hamblen covers mobile and wireless, smartphones and other handhelds, and wireless networking for Computerworld.

McDonald's free Wi-Fi part of growing trend

The decision by McDonald's to offer free Wii-Fi in more than 11,000 of its U.S. restaurants in January is part of a growing trend that includes several smaller restaurant chains that already offer free wireless connectivity.

With 3G ad lawsuits pulled, so too are more punches to AT&T's eye

The resolution of the legal tiff between AT&T and Verizon means that Apple's exclusive iPhone partner in the U.S. avoids giving itself an even bigger black eye than it has gotten from many iPhone users, who have complained about inadequate network coverage from the company.