Sierra and Telstra announce availability of USB 4G mobile broadband modem
istockAnalyst.com (press release)
(Source: Datamonitor)Sierra Wireless and Telstra have announced that the Telstra USB 4G mobilebroadband modem is now available to Telstra and BigPond customers, providing laptop users with access to the newly launched Telstra 4G LTE network. ...
In-flight Wi-Fi to grow over 600 percent by 2015
In fact, a new report from market research firm In-Stat News found that in-flight Wi-Fi revenue is expected to grow from about $225 million in 2011 to over $1.5 billion in 2015. "While airlines initially viewed in-flight broadband as a competitive ...
Air Force security issues stall broadband project
Dayton Daily News
LightSquared Inc., of Reston, Va., says its network would bring broadband to areas of the country that don't have it, and more competition to the industry. But the Defense Department and the Air Force, say the plan would interfere with systems used by ...
Wi-Fi Gigabit Speeds Just One to Two Years Away
"And actually in many countries, they already enjoy substantially larger broadband connections into the home, so optical networks are being deployed on every increasing scales. And in the next several years, we do expect much higher bandwidth ...
Verizon Finally Sends Out 4G LTE Upgrade Email for Xoom Tablet Owners
Gotta Be Mobile
Those 4G tablets include the LTE-capable HTC Jetstream for AT&T, though rival AT&T doesn't have a large 4G LTE footprint so most customers would likely have to resort to 4G HSPA+ technology instead, and the 4G Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1. ...
UK Mobile Broadband Speeds Floundering as Olympics Approach
PR Newswire (press release)
But 4G networks require new spectrum to work in - the auction for which is being delayed by legal wrangling between Ofcom and the broadband providers. The delays mean any chance of 4G mobilebroadband being in place for the Olympics has now gone, ...
HTC Amaze 4G Speed Test Caught On Video
Remember Verizon's LTE hitting 30+? Now it averages between 5-12 just like Sprint's WiMax. But anyway, impressive. Giving it the benefit of the doubt, It could be that the network isn't optimized yet, and if that is the first phone on the network, ...
How WiFi can hook triple-play subscribers
Time Warner Cable set up a huge exhibit in the fair to market its digital cable, high-speed Internet Internet and mobile 4G products (see our story about Time Warner Cable's wideband marketing efforts). And while TWC set up several computers that ...
MTS to launch faster network
Winnipeg Free Press
Only six months after firing up its 4G mobile network, MTS is getting ready to launch the next generation of high-speed wireless data networks -- Long Term Evolution (LTE) -- sometime next year. The new network will provide wireless download speeds up ...
NetGenie Home Wi-Fi Router Adds Parental Controls for iPad Tablets ...
MarketWatch (press release)
Enter NetGenie ( www.netgenie.net ), a Wi-Fi router for the home that plugs directly into the cable modem and which also offers security protection from invasive malware and viruses. Developed by 12-year Internet security veteran Cyberoam, ...
Motorola Atrix 4G Receives Skype Video Call Capability and $24.99 Price Tag
Mobile bloom News
The Motorola Atrix 4G Android smartphone is available for $24.99 at select AT&T authorized retailers with a two-year activation on AT&T's 4G mobile broadband network. Learn more about this phone's features, technical specs, and that low $24.99 price ...
Stewartry set for broadband boost
Dumfries and Galloway Standard
CASTLE DOUGLAS and Kirkcudbright residents will be able to enjoy faster broadband speeds next year. This week BT announced they are planning to upgrade their exchanges in both towns by the spring. The move follows last month's news that the telecoms ...
Italy 4G Mobile Auction Attracts EUR3.95B, Tops Forecasts
Wall Street Journal
HK) 3 Italia--won the new 4G frequencies. But 3 Italia didn't get any of the available blocks in the 800 MHz band, which is considered the most precious because it allows mobile signals to travel long distances without losing strength. ...
Over 10% of US broadband households planning to buy a smart TV
The survey found that more than 10% of broadband households in the US are planning to purchase a smart TV in the second half of 2011, up from 6% in the first half of the year. These households, which represent half of the US broadband households that ...
Italy's LTE spectrum awarded
WIND said that the combination of the acquired 800 MHz and 2600 MHz blocks will allow Wind to exploit the LTE technology to the maximum performance as well as provide the service with high quality indoor coverage. Telecom Italia acquired 2x10 MHz ...
ZTE Says It's Softbank's 'Primary' Partner for Japan 4G Network
s new 4G network, a day after larger rival Huawei Technologies Co. announced its part in the same project. ZTE is setting up a 4G network for Softbank that will cover more than 90 percent of the population in Japan, Shenzhen-based ZTE said in a ...
Sequans Announces Conference Call to Review Third Quarter 2011 Results and ...
MarketWatch (press release)
Sequans Communications S,A. /quotes/zigman/4742901/quotes/nls/sqns SQNS 0.00% is a 4Gchipmaker, supplying LTE and WiMAX chips to wireless equipment and device manufacturers worldwide. Founded in 2003 to address the WiMAX market, the company expanded ...
Defence, health top government advertising spend
AUSTRALIAN government departments spent almost $120 million in advertising last financial year with health, defence and broadband outlaying the most. The most expensive taxpayer-funded government campaign of the last financial year was the defence ...
Amer Networks' Breakthrough Cloud-Managed Wi-Fi Solution Brings Security ...
The new network delivers secure Wi-Fi to Laconia's entire public-school system and signals the district's commitment to delivering a 21st century learning environment to its 2000 students. The installation additionally demonstrates how Amer's solution ...
Telenor Chief Baksaas Says Malaysia Is Ready for 4G Services
“The Malaysian economy is ready for 4G,” Chief Executive Officer Jon Fredrik Baksaas said in an interview yesterday after meeting Malaysia's International Trade and Industry Minister Mustapa Mohamed at the company's headquarters in Fornebu, Norway. ...
Rumor: iPhone 5 supports HSPA+ '4G' | TUAW - The Unofficial ...
By Steven Sande
HSPA+ is not true 4G -- LTE (3GPP Long Term Evolution) is. In the USA, AT&T advertises their HSPA+ network as 4G, noting that they're upgrading the system to "true" 4G LTE. The company just turned on LTE 4G in five US cities this month; ...
TUAW - The Unofficial Apple Weblog
Apple's iPhone 5 to support speedy 4G HSPA+ networks like AT&T ...
By Devindra Hardawar
While it's not quite the LTE 4G iPhone many were hoping for, the iPhone 5 will apparently support HSPA+ technology, which many carriers bill as 4G. ... HSPA+ is a stop-gap technology for AT&T as it rolls out its LTE 4G network. T-Mobile, on ...
HTC Amaze 4G Shows Off HSPA+ Data Speeds Ahead Of October ...
By Chris Chavez
The HTC Amaze 4G was only officially announced 3 days ago and someone has already gotten a hold of the device ahead of its October 10th launch date. So what.
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dailywireless.org » Softband Mobile Goes TD-LTE
By Sam Churchill
KDDI announced they will move from WiMAX to LTE as well. The new “Softbank 4G” network will initially be available via portable modems, with the company aiming to have the country's main populations centers covered by April 2013. It will be compatible with ... Japan's No.3 mobile phone operator is partnering with China Mobile, Vodafone, India's Bharti Airtel and others to promote a Global TD-LTE Initiative for a next generation “mobile broadband” standard. It's the same standard ...
Paying too much for broadband? Revolt! - OC Watchdog : The ...
By Teri Sforza, Register staff writer
“The U.S. ranks 14th globally in broadband speeds, and countries like South Korea pay 37% less on average than we do here,” says Consumers Union, which is joining with Consumers International in a new “research-based advocacy” ...
T-Mobile Expected to Announce 4G Huawei Tablet? › AndroidGuys
By Scott Webster
A new Huawei tablet was recently spotted in the wild which looks to be headed directly for T-Mobile soils. According to TmoNews, this 7-inch tablet could.
Connect Michigan Report Reveals Expanded Broadband ...
By Matt Roush
Connect Michigan Thursday released an updated assessment of the broadband market in Michigan showing much higher broadband availability in many Michigan counties, both at higher speed tiers and by certain platforms, than the data ...
Leaked Sprint Plans – LTE Rollout Expected during Q1 2012!
By Yannick Schwarz
Running these multiple technologies (3G, 4G LTE & WiMAX) should provide Sprint with great assets on its competitors. It already offered lower pricing plans and unlimited mobile broadband data, it will now be able to add the LTE-enabled cell ...