As recently reported by Engadget, recently leaked documents dating to 2008 show the NSA has created methods to hack iPhones. Apple has recently vehmently denied knowledge of this and plans on doing some digging of its own.
Alcatel-Lucent Asia Pacific President Rajeev Singh-Molares shares his perspectives about Q1 2011 in the Asia Pacific region. Business in the region grew relative to the same quarter last year. China and Japan were strong. Operators are aggressively rolling out LTE networks spurred by upticks in smartphone and tablet use. The company will collaborate with China Mobile on next-generation network development, leveraging cloud RAN and lightRadio. A study by Bell Labs and World Economic Forum reveals it's possible to accelerate GDP growth by an additional 40% when combining applications and services with mobile ubiquity.
Fresh off the heels of its acquisition of security software maker McAfee (NYSE:MFE) for $7.7 billion, Intel (NASDAQ:INTC) has announced it is acquiring Germany-based Infineon's (PINK:IFNNY) wireless unit for $1.4 billion in cash.