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Automobile Key Fob Dead Zones in the News Again

David Maxson was interviewed by Fox-TV Chicago on the subject of car key fobs mysteriously not working in a certain area. The situation is similar to one David solved in Yonkers, New York. Here’s an excerpt from the story:

So what could be the source of that powerful interference? David Maxson is a wireless expert […]

Your mileage may be different: Reflections on megabits per second and miles per day.

Read David Maxson’s article for “Above Ground Level Magazine” ( chronicling the Isotrope project that measured wireless broadband speeds for the State of Utah.  The project was funded by the State Broadband Initiative (SBI) of the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA).  In the article Mr. Maxson talks about theoretical wireless broadband speeds by […]

Isotrope Drive Testing Services

Isotrope now offers comprehensive in-house drive testing services.   Our carrier class test gear measures CDMA, 1xRTT, EVDO, GSM, GPRS/EDGE/UMTS, HSPA and LTE technologies.   Isotrope provides benchmarking of data as well as voice calls.  The test platform, combined with our carrier class signal propagation modeling software, provides comprehensive benchmarking services.  In addition […]

DAS the wrong question

A reporter called me to ask about distributed antenna systems (DAS).  I told him that was not the right first question to ask.  Why?  Explanation in a moment. His community is hearing its third wireless facility permit application that includes a new tower.  This community is part of a national gem, having a majority […]

Press from Isotrope’s presentation to the Greenwich Board of Selectmen

There were several reporters at the public meeting on wireless facilities in North Mianus.  Here are links to their stories about David Maxson’s presentation:

The Daily Greenwich

Greenwich Patch

The Greenwich Citizen

Isotrope Presentation to Greenwich,CT Board of Selectmen

Isotrope was hired by the Town of Greenwich, CT to do an assessment of options for the placement of a wireless facility in the vicinity of North Mianus neighborhood.   On March 3, Isotrope traveled to Greenwich and presented our findings to the Board of Selectmen at a public meeting.  Pictured is David Maxson […]

David Maxson Advises Branford Wireless Panel

Last week, David Maxson gave a presentation to the Branford, Connecticut Cell Tower Advisory Panel. Here’s an excerpt of an article about the event in the Branford Eagle:

Last week a Boston-based cellular consultant told a gathering of shoreline leaders and residents that there are viable alternatives to standard cell towers that are less intrusive. […]

Where is that Teleportation Device?

A fun commentary from RCR wireless about the 2010 CES convention: