BT to offer free superfast broadband to London Olympic village
Computer Business Review
BT has announced it will provide free broadband access to athletes based at the Olympic Village during next summer's Games in London. BT Infinity will provide Internet access at speeds up to 100Mb/s as part of an agreement between the communications ...
Verizon Wireless Offers 4G
Secaucus New Jersey News
The largest cellular company in Nebraska began its 4G LTE service in Omaha just last August 18. However, it hasn't yet announced when it will open its 4G cellular service in Lincoln market. Verizon Wireless said 4G LTE services will be available on ...
Broadband for America Highlights Broadband Industry Job Creation
PR Newswire (press release)
2, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Broadband for America (BfA) Honorary Co-Chairmen Harold Ford, Jr. and John Sununu today issued the following statement in response to the August 2011 Bureau of Labor Statistics jobs report: John Sununu, ...
Tata Teleservices Launches Tata Photon on Rev B Wireless Broadband (PR)
We have been the clear market leaders in the mobile broadband access space for more than a while now, and the launch of Tata Photon on Rev.B is the next step in carrying that legacy forward. Tata Photon on Rev.B will provide our customers with ...
Verizon Motorola Xoom LTE launching on September 8 for $499.99, HTC Rhyme leaked
By Vlad Bobleanta on 02 Sep 11 Don't tell owners of Verizon's non-LTE Xoom, but the LTE-enabled Xoom is about to be released. Yes, before those early adopters who purchased the original Xoom will be receiving their hardware upgrade to LTE. ...
Telecom Italia Will Invest At Least EUR1 Bln In 4G Mobile - COO
Wall Street Journal
Italy's government said it had received initial offers worth a combined EUR2.3 billion for the 4G mobile frequencies in the auction, which started Wednesday. Telecoms operators that are participating in the auction--including Telecom Italia, ...
Verizon Wireless CTO David Small on LTE, the Launch of the iPhone and
All Things Digital
In addition to reminiscing about the past, Small also talked about Verizon's future, including the rollout of its LTE-based 4G network, as well as how Verizon plans to distinguish itself now that AT&T is launching an LTE network of its own. ...
Quit call as wi-fi project fails
Swindon Borough Council had a 35% stake in Digital City on the project which would have involvedwi-fi points being mounted on lamp-posts. But the rollout - beyond the pilot which took place in Highworth - did not happen. Labour's Jim Grant said it was ...
Telstra to drop prices for LTE launch
Telstra's commercial launch of long-term evolution (LTE) devices later this year will coincide with a drop in price of the telco's existing mobile broadband offerings, according to a source. The telco plans an overhaul of its Liberty mobile broadband ...
SaskTel wants 700 MHz access for rural customers
"LTE technology will significantly improve the customer experience and will provide our customers with data speeds of up to five times faster than our existing 4G network," Bill Boyd, minister responsible for SaskTel, said in a press release. ...
Plusnet reveals half of customers want businesses to provide Wi-Fi
WebWire (press release)
With increased competition in the hospitality and retail markets, it's important for small businesses to understand how investing in customer broadband has the potential to really boost sales. With over one in ten (12%)** respondents estimating that ...
Research and Markets: Papua New Guinea - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband 2011
Subsistence based agricultural products and petroleum products are among the largest export industries The massive mineral developments needs fast broadband and communications to interact on the world stage as by end 2011 over 30 million oz of gold and ...
Q&A on T-Mobile deal now: effect on jobs, customers, 4G
The Seattle Times (blog)
Meanwhile, the industry is moving to a fast, robust new 4G technology called LTE, or Long-Term Evolution. Verizon and AT&T already offer LTE service in some areas. Sprint offers another wirelessbroadband technology called WiMax, but it's eventually ...
Telecom faces limited competition in wholesale broadband, regulator says
New Zealand Herald
Telecom faces limited competition in wholesale broadband markets and its cabinets that are used to provide fast broadband over the ageing copper network will continue to be monitored by the antitrust regulator. The Commerce Commission has ruled ...
Should You Make the Jump to 4G?
Our early testing shows LTE working well deep within offices, elevators and basements. Sprint was the first to market with 4G solutions, based on a competing technology called WiMax. To get to 4Gquickly, Sprint partnered with (and now owns part of) ...
Bell prepping its LTE network, Samsung Galaxy S II LTE and Tab 8.9 ...
By Brad Molen
We've known that Bell's intended to make the jump to LTE for nearly three years, but the Canadian carrier has kept incredibly silent about when. ... If we're to believe an unnamed source, that silence may be soon coming to an end: supposedly the company will be launching its 4G network "soon" and is rumored to have a phone and a tablet prepped for launch right away. The suspected devices? None other than the Samsung Galaxy S II LTE and Galaxy Tab 8.9. If this happens ...
Super Wi-Fi or white spaces, what's up with unlicensed broadband ...
By Stacey Higginbotham
The UK's telecom regulator laid out plans to use white spaces broadband, and expects to see networks in use by 2013, according to a report issued Thursday. If the UK is moving forward, what the heck has happened to efforts in the U.S.?
10.7: Monitor your Wi-Fi with Wi-Fi Diagnostics - Mac OS X Hints
It allows you to monitor Wi-Fi networks your computer is connected to and ... Particularly when aWiFi network had been created using a MBP as a means to ...