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Apple quietly updates AirPort Extreme base station

Though the new AirPort Extreme's specs match its predecessor's, sources tell Macworld that there's new equipment under the updated base station's hood.

Apple ups Time Capsule capacity to 3TB

Apple on Tuesday quietly upgraded the Time Capsule, its wireless backup drive and base station, introducing a new 3TB drive alongside the 2TB model.

20 NYC parks score free AT&T Wi-Fi

AT&T is launching 26 new Wi-Fi hot spots in 20 different parks in New York's five boroughs.

AT&T says it needs T-Mobile spectrum

AT&T defended its reasons for proposing to acquire rival T-Mobile, dismissing complaints from critics that it's hoarding spectrum.

Google unveils mobile wallet service

Google on Thursday unveiled a mobile wallet platform and field tests in New York and San Francisco that will let people with special phones pay for goods.

Five U.S. cities to hit AT&T LTE jackpot this summer

Five lucky cities will be the first to get access to AT&T's LTE network this summer, the company announced Wednesday.

iPad corporate security gets boost from GroupLogic

Businesses can now grant iPads safe remote access to files using new software designed to meet enterprise management and security concerns.

Remains of the Day: Money money money

Apple’s getting sued (again), Foxconn employees want more money, and Apple employees generate insane amounts of profit.

Elgato releases HDHomeRun networked TV tuner

On Monday, Elgato introduced the HDHomeRun bundle, SiliconDust's networked, dual-tuner device that lets you watch and record over-the-air (ATSC) or unencrypted digital cable (Clear QAM) signals on of two Macs at the same time using Elgato's EyeTV 3 software.

iOS, Android devices corralled by new device manager

Android and iOS mobile devices now can be corralled by a Smith Micro device management application unveiled this week at the Interop show in Las Vegas.

U.S. launches wireless public safety network

The major U.S. telecommunications carriers join the U.S. government in creating a public safety network

Groups ask FCC to investigate AT&T broadband caps

Two groups are calling for an FCC investigation of AT&T's new broadband caps.

BlackBerry Enterprise Server to Get iOS, Android management features

BlackBerry-maker Research In Motion (RIM) has extended its reach in the mobile-device-management space with the acquisition of a German software company. The deal is expected to deliver BlackBerry Enterprise Server-like device management and control features for iPhones, iPads and Android smartphones and tablets.