7712 Results for

in-flight broadband

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Samsung Flight

The Samsung Flight offers a unique, likable design and a fair number of features, but some performance gaps keep it from playing in the big leagues.

By Nov. 11, 2009

3.5 stars Editor's rating Nov. 11, 2009
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Samsung Flight II SGH-A927 (AT&T)

The Samsung Flight II may have decent multimedia features, but its overall sluggishness keeps us from recommending it.

By Aug. 20, 2010

3 stars Editor's rating Aug. 20, 2010
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T-Mobile Concord

The T-Mobile Concord's midrange specs won't turn any heads, but it's a reliable, stylish, and inexpensive handset that doesn't require a contract.

By Sep. 21, 2012

3 stars Editor's rating Sep. 21, 2012

MSRP: $99.99

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New House bill seeks to ban in-flight cell phone calls

Chairman of the House transportation committee says airplanes are noisy enough without people talking away the flight on their phones.

By Dec. 9, 2013

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Wallops Flight Facility, NASA's hidden launch shop

Road Trip 2010: On the Atlantic coast of Virginia, the space agency uses a 6,000-acre facility to build and launch rockets and design high-altitude scientific balloons big enough to hold a sports stadium.

By Jun. 25, 2010

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Solar Impulse 2 aims for round-the-world flight

The aircraft's lengthy wings are outfitted with 17,000 solar cells that will power it during a trip around the world next year.

By Apr. 9, 2014

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FCC proposes freeing up more spectrum for in-flight Wi-Fi

The FCC unanimously votes to take comments on a proposal that would auction off 500MHz worth of wireless spectrum for in-flight Wi-Fi, greatly adding to capacity and speed of the service.

By May. 9, 2013

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Lufthansa plans to beam in-flight movies to your devices

The airline's BoardConnect entertainment system can stream in-flight movies directly to Android, iOS, or Windows Phone devices.

By Feb. 18, 2014

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NAB president to FCC: Stop favoring broadband

President and CEO of the National Association of Broadcasters Gordon Smith takes the FCC to task for its policies he said favor broadband over the broadcast industry. And he called on the Commission to come up with a National Broadcast Plan.

By Apr. 7, 2014

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Are in-flight phone calls in our future?

The FCC considers lifting the ban on cell phone use on airplanes, Walmart prepares for a Black Friday battle against Amazon, and some early Xbox One owners have defective systems.

By Nov. 22, 2013