Sprint Drops Unlimited 4G Mobile Broadband
The mobile broadband 4G change is significant for those who might have been using the unlimited4G as a replacement for home broadband. In an October guide to buying a wireless modem or hotspot, PCMag found that "Sprint offers the only truly unlimited ...
Verizon's third quarter: 1.4 million LTE devices boost wireless unit
“Our 4G LTE deployment is going very well and we are now providing service in 165 markets covering more than 186 million POPs. With additional markets planned in November and December we are actually ahead of schedule and have already exceeded our ...
One big Wi-Fi rollout: 12000 college dorm residents
By Matt Hamblen Computerworld - Wi-Fi on college campuses is nothing new, but the University of Massachusetts at Amherst recently finished one of the biggest 802.11n deployments ever, providing wireless access to some 12000 student dormitory residents. ...
Motorola Droid Bionic 4G dual-core processor getting update to solve data ...
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MicroUSB and microSD slots are on board, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth wireless connectivity are offered, and video out is supplied through HDMI and DLNA access. The Motorola Droid Bionic 4G Android handset is offered exclusively on Verizon's 4G LTE network at a ...
Maryland Broadband Cooperative launches statewide middle mile network
The Maryland Broadband Cooperative (MDBC), one of the emerging middle mile network providers extending services to underserved communities in Maryland, is moving forward with plans to build out a 1300-mile statewide optical open access network. ...
Bangalore gets its first Wi-Fi metro
The wait for metro rail in the country's IT hub Bangalore is finally over! Union Urban Development Minister Kamal Nath on Thursday (October 20) inaugurated the service which will open to public from 4 pm today. The Metro service will run between 6 am ...
Free Wi-Fi in downtown Reno gets closer
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Volpa wants to bring free Wi-Fi to downtown Reno. / David B. Parker/RGJ file The Biggest Little City's downtown area has seen its share of notable additions through the years. Now Darik Volpa wants to add something that can't be seen, heard or touched ...
Sequans ties with Fujitsu for LTE chips
This is the industry's first single die, dual-mode WiMAX/LTE solution, says Sequans, no doubt with an eye on operators migrating from the older 4G standard to LTE, among them Clearwire. Also supporting such projects is a broader migration and ...
Broadband Infrastructure to Rural Areas is on the Move at the Broadband ...
Kohler feels that the government should be focused on getting everyone up to even 2G or 3G before they worry about meeting their goal of 4G. Mercy made a strong case for wireless internet service providers and claimed that those providing fixed ...
TELUS Chooses Astellia for end-to-end Mobile Broadband Performance Optimization
MarketWatch (press release)
"We are extremely pleased about this partnership with TELUS and look forward to supporting their mobile broadband growth strategy. This major contract reflects the strong recognition from Tier one operators for Astellia's unique end-to-end mobile ...
Motorola Admiral, HTC Evo Design 4G Phones Cost $99
Available Oct. 23, the HTC EVO Design 4G also has a 1.2GHZ processor, but it obviously is designed to run on Sprint's faster, 4G WiMAX network. It's also a world phone, which means users may make and receive calls and texts and check and send e-mail ...
Calix takes Q3 hit from broadband stimulus spending delays
The Rural Utilities Service's (RUS) decision to extend the deadline to complete broadband stimulus-related projects had the unfortunate effect of eating into Calix's (NYSE: CALX) third quarter 2011 results. Earlier this week, Rural Utilities Service ...
Best iPhone apps: five free Wi-Fi and 3G related apps
iDataSpy lets you track your cellular (3G/EDGE/GPRS) and WiFi data. You can even view the results in a bar graph. This is a great app that that takes the data you receive on your handset when surfing the web and pass its through the firm's compression ...
ViaSat puts 140Gbps broadband satellite into orbit
Fiber, LTE and other speedy standards are already bringing incredible speeds into consumers' homes, and there is no sign of slowdown in the future. Customers want speed, and companies are giving it to them. Because of that, satellite internet providers ...
Telus will release the 4G Samsung Galaxy S II X on October 28
However, Telus decided to mess with its name a bit, so that's how the 4G Samsung Galaxy S II X was born. Last time we heard anything about it was more than a month ago, when the word on the street was that Telus would launch it soon. ...
UPC Broadband Seeks $500 Million Term Loan to Refinance Debt
By Michael Amato Oct. 20 (Bloomberg) -- UPC Financing Partnership, a unit of UPC BroadbandHolding BV, is seeking a $500 million term loan to refinance debt, according to a person with knowledge of the transaction. The debt due in December 2017 will ...
Tele2 To Test 4G LTE Network In Russia On Its Own -Report
To get access to this new standard and to build a network Tele2 is seeking permission from the government to organize two test LTE zones in Pskov and Omsk regions. Tele2 has been left out of the 4G consortium responsible for research on developing LTE ...
In-Stat: 4G LTE handset shipments to top 154 million in 2015
One in five smartphones sold in the United States during the second quarter was 4G LTE-enabled according to The NPD Group, and the market for LTE handsets is set to continue its rapid ascent according to a new report. Market research firm In-Stat on ...
TV Coalition Pitches Own National Broadband Plan
Broadcasting & Cable
By John Eggerton -- Broadcasting & Cable, 10/20/2011 2:02:58 PM The Coalition for Free TV andBroadband Thursday said that using the vaunted one-to-many mobile broadcast delivery, rather than auctioning broadcast spectrum, was the most efficient way to ...
: Broadband technology report awards Sandvine's traffic management dashboard ...
Oct 21, 2011 (M2 PRESSWIRE via COMTEX) -- Sandvine, a leading provider of intelligentbroadband network solutions for fixed and mobile operators, announced today that their Traffic Management Dashboard was awarded a rating of four diamonds by Broadband ...
Broadband project receives national honors
CHILLICOTHE -- A large-scale regional broadband expansion project spearheaded by Chillicothe-based Horizon Telcom has earned two national honors for innovation. The 2011 Innovation Award from the National Association of Development Organizations ...
Socket rural broadband project moves ahead
Columbia Daily Tribune
By Rudi Keller MILLERSBURG — High-speed Internet service will be available soon to a large swath of central Callaway County, Fulton and eastern Boone County as part of Socket Telecom's federally sponsored rural broadband project. ...
Strategy Analytics: 4G and AT&T/T-Mobile Deal Dominates US Wireless Carriers
MarketWatch (press release)
BOSTON, Oct 20, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The expected completion of T-Mobile USA being acquired by AT&T will only be the first of several carrier consolidations to shape the US 4Glandscape. As rivals look to catch up with the early LTE lead of Verizon ...
Almost half of US viewers watch online video
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Subscription shifts underscore that Americans are putting a new emphasis on broadband. Nearly three-fourths (72%) of US TV homes pay for both broadband Internet and a cable-plus TV subscription (cable, satellite or IPTV). In fact, households with both ...
Parts Of Council Bluffs To Soon Have Free Wi-Fi
Google and the city of Council Bluffs are announcing the launch of a free Wi-Fi Network. This marks the first free high-speed wireless internet network for the city and the first Wi-Fi initiative in Council Bluffs. The Council Bluffs Free Wi-Fi Network ...
Research and Markets: Singapore - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband. Singapore ...
"Singapore - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband" provides a comprehensive overview of the trends and developments in telecommunications and digital media markets in Singapore. Singapore's overall mobile telephone penetration is now heading for 150% mark ...
Study finds 28% of Minnesotans lack broadband at home
By Leslie Brooks Suzukamo Even though we're well into the broadband age - with people watching TV on their iPads and using high-speed connections to play online video games - more than a quarter of Minnesotans are still navigating the Internet in the ...
Verizon launches 4G network in WNY
Verizon launches 4G network in WNY.
kalahari.com escalates access to eContent with WiFi eReader
The company has announced what it says is another first; the launch of its new gobii 7" eReader withWiFi and a host of other features that make it the perfect eReader for those on the go. The new WiFimodel follows the initial launch of the gobii 7" ...
Portable LTE network in a box demoed, ready to deliver 4G to war ...
By Terrence O'Brien
What's four pounds, rugged and essential for the smartphone toting soldiers of the future? Why it's a portable LTE network in a box, of course.
dailywireless.org » TD-LTE: It's Alive!
By Sam Churchill... Winners of the 2.3GHz Indian broadband spectrum, including Reliance Infotel, Bharti Airtel and Qualcomm India are talking to vendors of TD-LTE gear, like Samsung, ZTE, and Huawei. ... Reliance Industries is planning a similar TD-LTE roll out on its nationwide 4G network by early next year, scaling it up to a countrywide network by the middle of 2012. ...
Verizon 4G LTE active on 22 new markets today, 17 more next ...
By Cory Gunther
In case you missed the announcement last month, Verizon is activating another 22 markets today with those ever so capable 4G LTE speeds. Many of the recently.
PSA: New Verizon 4G LTE Markets Go Live Today
By Quentyn Kennemer
Some time ago, Verizon detailed new cities getting 4G LTE coverage and expansions. We'll have the full list for you in a bit, but this is just a reminder.
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Sprint to end unlimited mobile broadband and hotspot plans ...
By Edwin Kee
Bear in mind that this does not include smartphone usage, and mobile broadband subscribers too will be affected – so kiss goodbye to “unlimited” WiMax. Should you max out your current plan, you might end up with a bill shock at the end of ...
Wi-Fi Analytics Tool Is an Advanced Android-Based Wi-Fi Scanner ...
By Jason Fitzpatrick
Wi-Fi Analytics doesn't just display the available networks it also shows what channel they are on, the signal strength, the SSID, and MAC address of the router, and the type of encryption. In addition it will also check all the channels in use ...
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BT hit by national broadband issues | Networking | ZDNet UK
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Broadband services across the UK were disrupted on Friday morning due to problems with BT's Openreach exchange in Stepney Green in London with. ... BT, Everything Everywhere kick off Cornwall LTE trial · BT lines up 300Mbps ...
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HTC Amaze 4G gains permanent one-click-root [Courtesy of XDA]
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The great developers over at XDA have mustered up a simple way to fully root to the new HTC Amaze4G. Talk about fast! Until today they only had temporary root, but now you can use an easy one-click-root method to permanently root your ...
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Gingerbread kernel source for the Samsung Epic 4G now available ...
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This Sucks: Sprint Just Killed Unlimited 4G Data for Hotspots
By Kyle Wagner
That cuts your value exponentially, if you were using the 4G liberally. (Oh, and it's pretty crummy Sprint's changing the game on people who've already signed up for service with the expectation of unlimited data.) Meanwhile, Verizon's LTE ...
4G device options beyond the smartphone or USB modem ...
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Features include the 4G LTE Mobile Broadband support (can also connect to Verizon's 3G EV-DO network where 4G isn't available), integrated Wi-Fi (802.11b/g/n), a 320GB hard drive, 2GB of RAM, Windows 7 OS (Home Premium), a built-in ...
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Sprint does away with 4G unlimited mobile broadband plans ...
By John Callaham
While that's still true, Sprint customers who have a mobile broadband product and connect to Sprint's 4G WiMax network will soon no longer have that kind of unlimited data plan. Thosebroadband data devices include products ... spots and not the smartphones themselves. Yep, as I read it I saw nothing implying that this is limiting smartphones... just limiting the Wimax standalonewifi access points, and Wifi sharing apps on smartphones (Android/iPhone)... but not the phone data itself. ...
Rural Broadband Is Critical to California
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Rural Broadband Is Critical to California by Rhonda Armstrong, Exclusive to the California Political news and Views, 10/21/11 California has a long association with technological innovation and development. Silicon Valley, after all, is home to ...
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Verizon Lights Up 20+ New 4G LTE Markets Today, Expands in 4 ...
These weeks in between the activation of new 4G LTE markets seem to be flying by these days. Every time we turn around there is another batch of 20 or so areas of this country that are going live. It's a beautiful thing. So today, October 20, ...
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Wi-Fi Smart Phones iPhone iPad
By Phillip Richards
First of all, instead of using a public Wi-Fi hotspot you should just use your phones service provider to access personal accounts. So if you want to check your email, login to Facebook, or check your bank account, just use your phone's 3g or 4g ...
Verizon Wireless LTE network outages reported - Neowin.net
Verizon Wireless' LTE 4G network seems to be giving some of its users problems this evening. Droid-Life.com reports that a number of Verizon customers have ...
Senators draft bill to define real 4G speeds | Electronista
Currently, 4G is attached to HSPA+, WiMAX and LTE networks, even. ... reduce indiscriminate labeling of newer mobile broadband network technologies as 4G. ...