Exclusive: AT&T Spells Out Its LTE Strategy
PCMag: What does LTE allow users to do that they can't accomplish with HSPA+? AT&T: 4G LTEoffers real-world speeds faster than other mobile broadband technologies. While our HSPA+ network is faster than 3G, 4G LTE enables users to stream video, ...
GigaOmBy Ryan Kim Oct. 11, 2011, 9:00am PT 2 Comments Skyfire made a turn earlier this year from being a mobile browser maker to being a B2B provider of video compression technology for carriers and handset manufacturers. The effort was a good first step, ...
Adtran 3Q Profit Rises 13% As Broadband Access Revenue Soars
Wall Street Journal
Adtran Inc.'s (ADTN) fiscal third-quarter earnings rose 13% as the networking and communications equipment company again reported surging revenue in its broadband access segment. Adtran has continued to report strong revenue growth in recent years amid ...
Verizon denies Clearwire talks, eyes LTE devices
"We are going to cover 185 markets by the end of this year (with LTE). We are very pleased with where we are at," Mead added, also promising more LTE device news in coming weeks. He said Verizon Wireless, would increase the number of LTE devices it is ...
The NPD Group: One in Five Smartphones Sold in Q2 2011 Were 4G-Capable
San Francisco Chronicle (press release)
Sprint boasts the highest percentage of 4G smartphone sales; and is the only carrier for which 4Ghandsets comprised the majority of smartphone sales. NPD considers smartphones to be 4G if they support LTE, WiMAX or HSPA+ with downlink speeds of 14 ...
FCC Expanding Efforts to Connect More Americans to Broadband
New York Times
Only 68 percent of Americans with access to high-speed broadband Internet are using it, while in places like South Korea the rate is 90 percent. More than 80 percent of Fortune 500 companies — including Wal-Mart and Target — require job applicants to ...
Airtel close to firming up LTE deals
Hindu Business Line
Bharti Airtel is close to firming up deals for buying LTE network equipment for offering broadbandservices in four circles. According to industry sources, Airtel is likely to offer contracts to four different vendors for each of the circle. ...
Ascom and Altair Sign LTE Licensing Agreement
MarketWatch (press release)
RESTON, Va., Oct 12, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Ascom Network Testing Inc. and 4G LTEchipmaker Altair Semiconductor today announced a licensing agreement which will address their common customers' needs for network testing solutions for TD-LTE and FD-LTE ...
Australian National Broadband Network secures backhaul
NBN Co eventually intends to deploy four transit networks covering not only its fibre access networks, but also, for users outside the footprints, its Ericsson-supplied LTE wireless network and its satellite base stations. Each of the fibre strands ...
LightSquared and Aircado to Bring Wireless Broadband to "Micropolitan" Markets ...
MarketWatch (press release)
"With LightSquared's nationwide 4G-LTE network, we can implement our unique community-based business model and deliver wireless broadband services to small but important towns throughout America," said Loren Wengerd, Aircado CEO. ...
Motorola Droid Bionic 4G: Definitive Specs Breakdown, Major Price Reduction
Mobile bloom News
The Motorola Droid Bionic 4G supports Verizon's 4G LTE network, and retails for $129 with a two-year activation, and is the first dual core processor handset on that network. The dual core processor is a 1.0 GHz chip, and is supported by a full 1.0 GB ...
Hands On: Samsung Stratosphere for Verizon
The Stratosphere appears to bring all the goodness that Sprint phone had, with the extra bonus of 4G LTE. So you have a bright, punchy 4-inch Super AMOLED screen with colors that really pop, and a slide-out keyboard with big, somewhat shallow, ...
First Look: HTC Radar 4G with Windows Phone Mango
By Ginny Mies, PCWorld Tonight at Pepcom Mobile Focus at CTIA in San Diego, I got my hands on a few Windows Phone Mango devices, including the HTC Radar 4G on T-Mobile. The Radar ships with Windows Phone Mango, Microsoft's update to its mobile platform ...
Fibre optic pioneers bag NSW award
TWO Sydney businessmen have been recognised for spearheading breakthrough optical fibre technology that is being used in the national broadband network. Simon Poole and Steve Frisken were named NSW's Entrepreneurs of the Year in the information and ...
Wi-Fi takes to the skies
IT News Africa
The WirelessG in-flight initiative became a critical success factor in our long term strategy that was already initiated in 2008. The launch of in-flight Wi-Fi will solidify our position as a uniquebroadband provider in the South African market,” says ...
Shore's broadband initiative reaches a financial milestone
Tasley Eastern Shore News
The Eastern Shore of Virginia Broadband Authority has reached a major milestone. Just after completing its third year of operation, with August's billings for monthly recurring contract revenue, the authority has attained "cash flow positive. ...
Douglas C. Smith Named Winner of the 2011 Innovator Award for Government ...
MarketWatch (press release)
"With government agencies increasing their deployment of commercial broadband solutions, we are proud that Oceus Networks' new product release provides a highly sought after but rare resource --4G broadband anytime, anywhere. ...
BelAir's LTE+3G+Wi-Fi Metrocell Also Integrates Backhaul
Converge Network Digest
BelAir Networks introduced a compact LTE+3G+Wi-Fi Metrocell featured integrated wireless backhaul and designed for massive, city-wide, small cell deployments. The new BelAir2100LTE/3G/Wi-Fi Metrocell, which builds on the company's existing portfolio ...
HTC Sensation 4G Has Great Screen, Speed Glitches
One of HTC's latest forays into the US smartphone market through T-Mobile is the dual-core Android-based HTC Sensation 4G. Though the Sensation 4G is a nice device, it's very similar in look and feel to my HTC Passion (and, therefore, Google's Nexus ...
Wi-Fi expansion at UD meets growing demand
The News Journal
University of Delaware sophomores Veronica Bayuk (left) and Jessica Baird use the campus' Wi-Finetwork to check Facebook on The Green on Monday. / THE NEWS JOURNAL/JENNIFER CORBETT NEWARK -- The three students sat outside the library wearing the ...
Experts call for a brake to be put on Ferrari-fast broadband
by David Williamson, Western Mail GOVERNMENT obsession about delivering “Ferrari-fast”broadband could mean people in rural Wales will miss out on a basic service, experts have warned. Witnesses at a cross-party inquiry by the Westminster Welsh Affairs ...
Charlotte inks broadband network deal with Alcatel-Lucent
The 4G broadband network will increase the reliability of critical-incident management data for first responders in Mecklenburg County, the city says. It also will significantly improve the ability of networks that support the area's first responders ...
ERF Wireless Receives US Patent Office Notice of Third CryptoVue Patent Award ...
MarketWatch (press release)
LEAGUE CITY, TX, Oct 12, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- ERF Wireless , a leading provider of enterprise-class wireless and broadband products and services, announced today that the company's patent attorney recently received correspondence from the US ...
Motorola Atrix 4G Review: Atrix 2 Specs Match Up to iPhone 4S
This camera, combined with 4G HSPA+ makes the smartphone quite impressive. It also is expected to include a larger 4.3-inch display over the 4-inches in the original version. The Atrix 2 will not receive an upgrade in resolution as it remains at ...
AT&T Plays the 4G Card
At one point, the ITU did not view Long Term Evolution (LTE) or WiMAX to be true 4G systems either, Arvani pointed out. "ITU later softened its stance and said that the '4G' term may be applied toLTE and WiMAX, along with 'evolved 3G technologies. ...
Broadband Service Revenues to Reach $216 Billion in 2016
PCB007 (press release)
Despite growing uncertainty of the global economic situation, fixed broadband subscriber numbers are continuing to grow steadily. According to Jason Blackwell, practice director, digital home, “Worldwide fixed broadband service revenue will generate ...
O2 trialling WiFi VoIP app
Mobile Europe knows that Orange has been looking closely at offering customers something similar - and the strategy also plays well with the sale of operator-branded in-home WiFi routers plusbroadband subscriptions. We encourage users to analyse, ...
Huawei planning LTE phones, looking beyond Android
The company also recently has scored device deals with AT&T Mobility (NYSE:T) with the Impulse4G and T-Mobile USA with the recently announced T-Mobile SpringBoard tablet and the T-Mobile Sonic 4G Mobile Hotspot. Jiang said Huawei plans to increase ...
The T-Mobile Amaze 4G Review: A Nice Camera In A Big Phone ...
By John Biggs
The Amaze 4G is by all rights a bog-standard Gingerbread phone with a very specific purpose. It was built to take great pictures and little else although it does run on T-Mobile's “4G” network with theoretical speeds of 42 Mbps on HSPA+. ...
LG P930 Welcomed by FCC, Sports AT&T LTE
By Kevin Krause
The device instead looks to most certainly be a smartphone, and according to the FCC's report, it will find its way to AT&T sporting the carriers new LTE network. The device was found to have a GSM radio supporting bands 850 and 1900, ...
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AT&T Wants to Add '4G' Indicator in iPhone 4S Status Bar | iSource
By Alex Jordan
Both LTE and HSPA+ technologies are being labeled as “4G” by carriers. This is adding a layer of confusion for consumers seeing as the “4G” label really has no firm definition. At any rate, AT&T believes that the iPhone 4S, due to it's ability to ...
Wifi in the EU quarter, Brussels | Jon Worth
There\'s been a bit of discussion on Twitter this morning with @megankenna and @thefashioncloud at the prohibitively high cost of Wifi in and around the EU quarter in Brussels. Many conferences are organised in hotels and the cost for wifi ...
90% of Tablet Network Access Via WiFi. iPad Dominates Tablet ...
By Todd Ogasawara
While nearly two-thirds (62.8%) of smartphone owners access the net via a mobile broadbandconnection, only 10% of tablet owners did the same. Tablets, it seems, are primarily used whereWiFi is avaiable. Via AppleInsider: iPad now 97% ...
HTC Amaze 4G (T-Mobile) Review | Smartphone Reviews at ...
Read about the Design, Display, Audio, & Keyboard on the HTC Amaze 4G. It backs up its gorgeous design with fast 4G speeds and one of the best cameras you can get in a smartphone.
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WIFI Tivo remote for Windows Phone 7.5 now available ...
The latest is this remote control app for the Tivo DVR, which works over WIFI and is able to pass network commands to the TiVo Premiere, S3 and TiVo HD. The app not only makes it easy to program your Tivo using your phone, but due to the ...
AppleInsider | AT&T wants Apple to add '4G' indicator to iPhone 4S ...
AT&T is currently rolling out a true LTE 4G network in the U.S., and the ... of the country receives either traditional 3G "mobile broadband," or even slower EDGE ...
iTunes 10.5 and later: Troubleshooting iTunes Wi-Fi Syncing
iTunes 10.5 introduces the ability to sync your iOS device over Wi-Fi. Use the steps in this article if you experience the following symptoms after you've set up ...