AT&T LTE 4G Network, Device Roster Grow
In addition to the market expansion, AT&T Sunday also launched its first two LTE smartphones, the HTC Vivid and the Samsung Skyrocket (nee Galaxy S II variant #3847). AT&T hasn't marketed itsLTE 4G network speeds, but says they will be similar to what ...
Billions on mobe broadband in Ericsson's dystopian future
By Brid-Aine Parnell • Get more from this author In the grim, urban future, over half of the planet will have a mobile broadband subscription, according to a report from Ericsson. The new Traffic and Market Data report (PDF) is predicting that there'll ...
Wi-Fi security do's and don'ts
By Eric Geier Network World - Wi-Fi is inherently susceptible to hacking and eavesdropping, but it can be secure if you use the right security measures. Unfortunately, the Web is full of outdated advice and myths. But here are some do's and don'ts of ...
Airvana Demonstrates World's First End-to-End LTE Femtocell Solution
MarketWatch (press release)
CHELMSFORD, MA, Nov 07, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- Airvana LLC, the global market share leader in femtocells, has today announced the successful demonstration of the world's first end-to-end LTE femtocell solution in partnership with Hitachi ...
Mu Dynamics Announces First Test Solution for 4G LTE Networks That Uses Real ...
MarketWatch (press release)
Scalability: To validate that the 4G LTE architecture can scale to the expected levels of users with acceptable performance. Resiliency: To ensure that the 4G LTE architecture can efficiently manage unexpected application traffic inputs. ...
Telcordia Collaborates for Crowdsourced App Development at TM Forum Management ...
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As part of the End-to-End Revenue Management Summit, this session will examine how the utilization of real-time policy and personalization can create significant yield management and segmentation opportunities for CSPs as they move into the 4G and LTE ...
Broadband struggles on price-sensitive market
“3G is not yet coming to its profitability and LTE is already coming over,” he said. The European Commission is looking at adopting the Radio Spectrum Policy Program next year, pushing for the transition from analogue to digital terrestrial TV so that ...
Manx Telecom outlines LTE pilot plans
As part of the trials Manx Telecom and Alca-Lu have said that, with relatively few commercial LTEdevices available, they will utilise bespoke 4G devices to create Wi-Fi hotspots. Commenting on the development, Mike Dee, CEO of Manx Telecom, noted: '4G ...
Curing Sprint's LTE spectrum headache
He's got CDMA users, old iDen customers from Nextel kicking about, a WiMax network serving Clearwire customers, and two strong competitors piling forward with high profile "4G" campaigns. So Keith Dyer spoke to Sprint's SVP Networks, Bob Azzi, ...
Traffix Brings Diameter Expertise to Informa LTE North America 2011 Enabling ...
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"As the uptake in mobile broadband surges, LTE network signaling must include Diameter routing, load balancing, and gateway solutions to handle the increase in capacity and to support advanced complex services, charging schemes, policy enforcement, ...
East Texas broadband plan rolls on despite delays
Despite delays, an East Texas telecommunications provider is working to extend broadbandInternet infrastructure through portions of the region in advance of a federal deadline. Peoples Telephone Cooperative in Quitman learned in August 2010 that it ...
Wi-Fi coming to 300 Continental and United planes, with more to come
Continental and United airplanes will be equipped with in-flight Wi-Fi, starting with 300 planes in mid-2012, with the rest of the fleet outfitted by 2015. United Continental Holdings announced that it has partnered with Panasonic Avionics Corporation ...
Americans still lax with Wi-Fi security: survey
Free Wi-Fi is everywhere. There are more than a million hotspots worldwide, in everything from coffee shops to airports to hotels, and more. Finding a free Wi-Fi hotspot is a great convenience, but it can put your personal information at risk. ...
Incumbent telcos to be kept out of 4G auction: Trai
Times of India
In February 2011, Bharti chairman Sunil Mittal said that auctioning of fresh wireless broadbandairwaves, including the 700 MHz band, will enable the company to stave off the threat posed by Reliance Industries' proposed 4G services. ...
Campaign for faster rural broadband
Social media expert John Popham talks about Can't Get Online Week -- a campaign to highlight the slow speed of rural broadband. Some 20% of rural areas lack an effective broadband connection, claims campaigner organiser the Country Land & Business ...
Investor Group Buys Mobile Broadband Solutions Company Tekelec For $780M
Learn More Tekelec, a publicly-listed mobile broadband solutions provider, is to be acquired by an investor group in a transaction valued at approximately $780m (or $11 per share) in cash. The investor consortium making the buy is led by PE firm Siris ...
HTC Rezound, Amaze 4G, Sensation and others confirmed to get Android Ice Cream ...
The handsets are: HTC Sensation, HTC Sensation XL, HTC Sensation XE, Verizon's recently announced HTC Rezound, T-Mobile's HTC Amaze 4G, Sprint's HTC Evo Design 4G, and the HTC Evo 3D. This is just “the first wave” of HTC devices that will be updated to ...
Nokia Promotes Windows Phone With Free WiFi For Londoners
So, to help spread the word about Windows Phone 7 (and WP7.5 Mango), Nokia is planning to launch 26 Wi-Fi hotspots spread out around London. These free hotspots will utilize existing telephone boxes, connecting them to 20Mbps DSL lines. ...
Mobile broadband emerges as hot topic at MilCom forum
By Michael O'Connell As military communications leaders descend on the annual MilCom conference in Baltimore Monday to discuss the latest technology, one topic that will be on their minds is secure broadband. "There is an insatiable appetite for ...
4G wireless vs. 5G wireless - which is better?
"Beyond LTE, I think the most important thing is finding good and cheap solutions over short distances, and have base stations that are as easy to install as Wi-Fi, but have much higher capacity and have better coordination with the rest of network," ...
Broadband's back on track
Lake City Reporter
By GORDON JACKSON After months of delays, work is set to resume on a $30 million, problem-plagued project to provide broadband Internet service to a 14-county region in North Florida. Funding was put on hold in July by the National Oceanic and ...
LTE North America Award Preview – Best Network/Device Testing Product for LTE
Tektronix is working closely with a 4G operators in North America and using the LTE Monitoring Solution was able to deploy KPI's for quality assurance in a matter of hours, rather than the six weeks required by legacy products. ...
Google Broadband In Kansas
USA – Google broadband in Kansas became a likely reality last week when the technology and internet giant Google suggested that it will provide a joint service of cable television and internet to the city. The decision to bundle the provision in this ...
Deutsche Telekom's German Powerhouse Loses Steam on Cable
Now, even broadband and television packages used to offset shrinking phone-line sales are slowing, and Deutsche Telekom may have to cut prices to stem market-share losses, analysts say. Third-quarter revenue in Germany probably dropped 4.9 percent to 6 ...
World's First Voice Over LTE (VoLTE) Test Solution For Audio
RF Globalnet (press release)
More than 161 different devices supporting LTE are available, and more than 100 are dual-mode devices, supporting other cellular technologies due to initial hotspot deployment of LTE. All of these devices are being used for mobile broadband data. ...
Verizon 4G LTE Deal: Get double the data for your dollar | Android ...
By Cory Gunther
Verizon Wireless has a wide array of 4G LTE devices and smartphones. Like the upcoming DROID RAZR, the just announced HTC Rezound and more. Who wants some free.
AT&T's First 4G LTE Smartphones Debut at Surprisingly Low Prices
As promised, AT&T began offering the HTC Vivid and Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket this morning. These are the first handsets that support the carrier's 4G LTE network, and they are debuting at prices well below what AT&T initially said they ...
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AT&T launches its first two LTE enabled handsets
By Phone Arena
How exactly is LTE "faux"? It's as close to the 100Mbps 4G threshold as we have right now, and are going to get in the foreseeable future. It's also much faster than it's competition - HSPA+ (real faux-G?) and WiMAX (can't penetrate through ...
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Navizon Intros Off-Board, Wi-Fi Indoor Location Service
By Ludovic Privat
Navizon has been known for quite some time as a provider of Wi-Fi and cell-ID triangulation services competing with companies such as Google and Skyhook Wireless. Now Navizon is entering indoo...
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Still Having Lion Wi-Fi Problems? This Solution Works
By William Pearson
Be sure you are running the latest version of Mac OS X ( get 10.7.2+); Apply all available system and software updates available to your Mac from Apple menu > Software Update; Reset the WiFiRouter. After you're positive you're on the ...
OS X Daily
Mobile broadband subscriptions to reach 5bn by 2016 [ Report ...
By Staff Reporter
Mobile data traffic will grow 10-fold between 2011 and 2016, and mobile broadband subscriptions are expected to reach almost 5 billion in 2016, mainly driven by video, according to a report by mobile communications giant Ericsson. The report is based on measurements the company recorded over several ... 180 countries, enabling it to measure mobile voice and data volumes. The result is a representative base for calculating world total mobile traffic in 2G, 3G, and 4G networks. ...
Towels, tissues, WiFi and loo paper: some free advice for hoteliers ...
By James Rhodes
Hotels: thicker loo paper, please and stop making us feel guilty about towels"][/caption] I've stayed in a bunch of hotels recently, the blessing...
5 million more households could afford broadband if price is cut by 1 ...
Five million more households could afford broadband connections worldwide if the price is cut by just 1 percent, according to a new study made by analyst firm Point Topic.
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Current Development of Commercial LTE ... - Bharat Book Bureau
Development of LTE Commercialization 1.1 TeliaSonera Makes Foray into the Commercial LTEMarkets in Finland, Denmark, and Estonia 1.2 US Has the Largest Commercial LTE Network Coverage 1.3 Commercial LTE Network Makes ...
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Sprint — LTE-Advanced, FD-LTE + TD-LTE, VoLTE | 4G-Portal.com
Iyad Tarazi, Sprint's VP of Network Development and Engineering, discusses the company's Network Vision, including: * Phase 1 of the LTE rollout now and into 2012 * Phase 2 with LTE-Advanced, including 4×4 MIMO, in 2013 * Extending ...
Huawei pushes ATCA for LTE boom | Telecom Asia
By Caroline Gabriel/Wireless Watch
The ATCA standard for high performance telecom infrastructure is becoming an increasingly important part of mobile carriers' lives, and will become even more mainstream with the introduction ofLTE. There has been a steady trend to move ...
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AT&T's First 4G LTE Smartphones on Sale | TechUnwrapped
AT&T was able to put the Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket and HTC Vivid on sale today as their first smartphones to operate on their 4G LTE network which is relatively new with LTE service only available in certain areas across the United States. Data plans for AT&T's 4G .... With a powerful array of network resources that includes the nation's fastest mobile broadband network, AT&T is a leading provider of wireless, Wi-Fi, high speed Internet, voice and cloud-based services. A leader in ...
4G+ Mobile Broadband Developed By Competitive Companies Inc ...
4G+ Mobile Broadband Developed By Competitive Companies Inc ... 4G+? wasn' t 100Mbps the original 4G speeds? so by that account 100+ is going to be like ...