Written by administrator on February 24th, 2012
4 Ways To Stave Off The Cell Phone Apocalypse
News from WCVB-TV:
POSTED: 5:57 am EST February 24, 2012
UPDATED: 6:09 am EST February 24, 2012
(CNNMoney) – It’s easy to get frustrated about the effects of the spectrum crunch. Higher bills, fewer choices, and dismal service are enough to make even the casual cell phone customer furious.Making things worse, none of the solutions for easing the spectrum shortage are inexpensive or easy. There’s no catch-all fix on the horizon.The good news, though, is that options exist — and carriers understand that doing nothing would be disastrous. Here are the four primary ways they’re going about staving off a spectrum crisis and the resulting cell phone apocalypse.Reusing spectrum: One way to relieve capacity jams is “cell splitting,” which involves either adding more cell sites or adding more radios to existing sites to increase the number of connections that a network can handle.The problem is that it’s expensive and t…………… continues on WCVB-TV
Chris Brown Accused Robbery In Fan Cell Phone Theft
News from MTV.com:
Chris Brown could be in hot water again if a Florida woman’s claims that he stole her cell phone prove true.
According to an incident report, Brown is accused of “robbery by sudden snatching” at the Miami Beach nightclub Cameo early Sunday morning.
The alleged victim, Christal Spann, 24, told police that after spotting Brown and rapper Tyga leaving the club through a side door, she and her friends followed the artists onto the street. Brown got into a black Bentley as Spann took out her cell phone and snapped a photo of the singer while he sat in his car. “At this time [Spann] stated that [Brown] reached through his car window snatched her phone from her hands and said, ‘Bitch you ain’t going to put that on no website,’ ” the report says. He then allegedly took the iPhone 4S, rolled up his car window and drove off.
No arrests have been made and no warrants have been issued so far in the case, but TMZ reported that the incident is under investigation. According to E! Online, the Florida S…………… continues on MTV.com