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Wall Street Journal Quotes Real Wireless on Apple iPhone 4 antenna/signal bars issue

Much has been written about the iPhone ‘antenna’ issue, which turns out to be at least as much to do with the way the way the phone reports signal strength via bars as due to the way they hold their phones. Real Wireless helped set the Wall Street Journal straight on the numbers  involved and were quoted online and in the print version (remember print?).

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  1. […] For mobile networks it’s even harder to make specific claims about differentiation between offerings from different networks. As well as experiencing the same contention issues of fixed networks which make  it hard to guarantee service when there are other heavy users in the same area, mobile connections are also subject to interference from surrounding cells, signal levels which can vary by factors of thousands over distances of a few centimeters, and even users daring to hold their phones. […]

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