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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 2010-08-29, 03:03 PM Thread Starter
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Crowdsourcing Offers the Best Cellular Coverage Maps Yet

... application that runs on BlackBerry, Android and Windows Mobile devices for now. While so many of us focus on throughput, it’s only part of the equation — equally as important is the signal strength, dropped calls, and failed data connections.
Root Wireless aggregates data from the reporting handset clients to create detailed, low-level coverage maps.


Edit: Article is out of date/inaccurate: Root Mobile runs on RIM and Android. Apple and Windows Mobile phones will be supported in future releases.
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