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iPad to push global demand for flash memory through 2015

The Apple iPad is expected to dominate the worldwide demand for NAND flash in media tablets at least through the year 2015.

AT&T outlines spring LTE rollout plans

AT&T isn't taking a spring break when it comes to LTE deployments, expanding to a dozen more cities over the next three months.

Intel: Optical cables for Thunderbolt coming this year

Optical cables for Thunderbolt ports that enable faster data transfers over longer distances on computers such as Apple's Macintosh will be available later this year, Intel said Monday

OCZ talks up Thunderbolt-enabled SSD

OCZ announced new PCIe-based flash cards this week, while at the same time it showed off a new Thunderbolt-enabled SSD at CeBIT. It also talked up two...

Intel aims for faster Thunderbolt with PCI-Express 3.0

Intel is working to boost data transfer speeds with a faster pipe on Thunderbolt, a high-speed connector technology that link computers with peripherals.

iPad hotspot feature will be available on Verizon, not AT&T

Verizon will support the iPad's Personal Hotspot feature at launch, while AT&T is investigating adding support for it in the future.

New iPad could cause corporate network crunch

The new Apple iPad, which sports a higher-resolution screen, a 1080p HD camera and LTE network capability, will likely entice millions of buyers—but it could bog down corporate networks and give IT managers headaches.

What LTE means for Apple's new iPad

The cellular versions of the next iPad will arrive next week with support for Long Term Evolution, the latest and greatest networking technology. Glenn Fleishman explains what tablet users can expect from LTE. Spoiler alert: It's fast.

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Remains of the Day: Think for yourself

Foxconn is looking through you (or your next iPad), AT&T urges customers to run for their lives (from antiquated wireless networks), and Walter Isaacson says “you won’t see me” (revealing details of the next Apple TV).

Apple releases update that resolves Time Machine issue

Apple issued a supplemental update on Monday to fix an issue found when trying to restore a Mac from a Time Machine backup.

FCC asks for comments on mobile network shutdowns for public safety

The U.S. Federal Communications Commission is seeking public comments on whether it's ever appropriate for law enforcement agencies to shut down mobile networks in the name of public safety.

AT&T's app developer billing scheme: Will app makers buy in?

AT&T's trial balloon of charging app developers for bandwidth their users consume might not stay in the air very long.

AT&T publishes data throttling policy

AT&T has put up a Web page explaining its contentious data throttling policy for smartphone customers on unlimited plans.