Saturday, July 26, 2008

Verizon UM175

We first saw the UM175 back in April and now Verizon has released the EVDO USB Rev A Modem for use on their network. We will be comparing the UM175 against the other USB EVDO Modems in the coming days. Be sure to read our Verizon UM175 First Impression on

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Friday, July 18, 2008

3Gstore Special! Free 12v Adapter For CTR350/PHS300/CTR500 EVDO Routers

PLEASE NOTE: This Promotion ENDED on August 05, 2008

3Gstore bought a special shipment of Cradlepoint 12volt adapters at a really good price and for a limited time only, 3Gstore is including a FREE 12volt Car Adapter with every purchase of a Cradlepoint CTR350, PHS300 or CTR500 3G router!

The portable 3G routers from Cradlepoint have always been very popular with traveling business executives, roadwarriors, bloggers and RV owners -- and now we're giving away the 12volt car adapters that make them truly "mobile hotspots"!

Act fast, this promotion will only last as long as we have stock from this special purchase. Sorry, this promotion is NOT for the 12v adapter that fits the MBR1000 or KR2 routers.

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Monday, July 07, 2008

Sierra Wireless No Longer Buying CradlePoint

Sierra Wireless has announced their plans to no longer acquire CradlePoint, Inc. From Sierra's press release, it says:

VANCOUVER, July 7 /CNW/ - Sierra Wireless, Inc. (NASDAQ: SWIR, TSX: SW) announced today that the agreement to acquire CradlePoint, Inc. previously announced on April 7, 2008 has been terminated. As is customary in agreements of this nature, there are certain conditions that need to be met prior to closing. One of these conditions has not been met, resulting in the agreement being terminated by Sierra Wireless. As a result of the termination, we expect to incur approximately $700,000 of transaction related expenses in the second quarter of 2008.

We don't know exactly what the one condition that was not met.

Discuss Sierra No Longer Buying CradlePoint on