The question becomes exactly which aspects of the network to converge, when, and how to do it. Convergence can mean a lot of things in different parts of the network. For example, convergence already has happened in the mobile backhaul space at both the physical and virtual layers...
Verizon Wireless says it is working to fix the handoff from its 3G network to LTE on its LG modem, which can take up to two minutes.
Back when wireless operators were first deploying third-generation networks and before the advent of smartphones, there was an ongoing quest to find the "killer app." This was to be the signature data application for nascent 3G networks that would excite traditional voice users sufficiently...
BAT&T says new drive tests prove its 3G network is the fastest in the country.
It's been nearly a year since Cox Communications began trials of 3G services with the promise that it would offer "unbelievably fair" wireless plans to its cable customers.
Comcast has extended availability of 3G wireless data service in Connecticut and Vermont under its Xfinity Internet2go label.
Deep packet inspection and other network management tools will become commonplace as WiMAX and LTE networks scale across the globe.
Cricket customers can now roam far and wide. The company's nationwide 3G data coverage went live yesterday.
Indian operator Vodafone Essar has tapped Nokia Siemens Networks and Ericsson to build out its 3G network in some of the most populated cities in India.
ABI Research and Dell'Oro both recently released reports predicting that the femtocell market will pass 1 million shipments in 2010, and both houses say the market will exceed 60 million deployments by 2014. —So what's triggered the turn around?
Ericsson, Nokia Siemens Networks and Huawei have landed contracts with Indian operator Bharti Airtel to build out its 3G HSPA+ network.
China-based equipment maker ZTE has landed a contract to supply network equipment for Indian operator Reliance Communications.
Intel says it is buying Infineon's wireless chip business for $1.4 billion in a deal that will strengthen the chip-maker's presence...
Alcatel-Lucent is in negotiations with Indian wireless companies to provide equipment for planned wireless broadband networks...
The company behind the magicJack has another trick up its sleeve: free phone calls from computers, smartphones and iPads.
While Spain was in the process of capturing the World Cup, perhaps the biggest winners of the tournament were the content providers and networks that scored big by delivering video highlights to consumers throughout the globe.
Amazon launched a new version of it Kindle reading device, as well as a $139 Wi-Fi only version.
Hulu, the popular website with TV shows, now comes as a subscription-based application for iPhones and iPads.
Apple's App Store has approved a new version of the Fring VoIP app.
AT&T said a software defect in Alcatel-Lucent's network equipment is causing slow uplink speeds for some of its smartphone and laptop customers.
With data consumption rapidly soaring toward epic proportions, carriers are looking for ways to get traffic off their cellular networks.
Clearwire has launched its first dual-mode 4G dongle for Mac laptops and two new personal hot spots as it continues to expand the device lineup for its mobile WiMAX network.
Sprint is taking aim at laptop customers who use excessive amounts of data while roaming by asking customers to accept a metered option...
Here are some notable dates in Apple's history as it relates to the iPhone.