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Telstra To Triple Mobile Broadband Speeds

October 24, 2008 7:56 am | by Rhonda Wickham | News | Comments

Telstra is working with Ericsson, Qualcomm and Sierra Wireless to upgrade its Next G network

Should LTE Be Deployed Differently than 2G and 3G?

October 8, 2008 1:15 pm | by Manish Singh | Articles | Comments

Long Term Evolution (LTE) is the new emerging standard for 4G wireless networks.

Hogs & Bandwidth

October 2, 2008 9:59 pm | by Elliott Drucker | Articles | Comments

Two items regarding operation of the new 3G iPhone made the news recently, In one, AT&T announced that it would ban from its network any iPhone users that it catches doing so-called peer-to-peer file transfers on its 3G network. Then it became known that iPhones will not be able to download music from Apple’s popular iTunes site using 3G. Instead, as with the older version of the iPhone


French Regulators to Re-Offer 3G License

September 23, 2008 8:16 am | by Wireless Week Staff | News | Comments

ARCEP said it will try again to sell the country’s final 3G license after considering the proposals of 23 parties.

AT & T Feeds the Enterprise Need

September 22, 2008 8:04 am | by Rhonda Wickham | News | Comments

AT&T and middleware provider Antenna Software are at Oracle’s OpenWorld in San Francisco, showing the operator’s new capabilities in mobile enterprise applications.

EAS over Text Not Ready for Primetime

September 19, 2008 7:56 am | by Wireless Week Staff | News | Comments

3G Americas shines a light on the shortcomings of third-party Emergency Alert Systems (EAS) in a new research report.

T-Mobile Makes Room for Traffic

September 18, 2008 7:54 am | by Wireless Week Staff | News | Comments

T-Mobile USA will deploy its long awaited 3G network to 27 markets by the end of this year, covering two-thirds of its customer base.

ComScore: U.S. 3G Adoption Rivals Europe

September 4, 2008 8:04 am | by Wireless Week Staff | News | Comments

The United States has finally caught up with Western Europe in the adoption of 3G


Hutchison Narrows 3G Losses

August 21, 2008 8:03 am | by Rhonda Wickham | News | Comments

Hutchison Whampoa reported better-than-expected first-half net profit, as the conglomerate run by tycoon Li Ka-shing posted a smaller loss.

T-Mobile Opens 3G in Vegas

August 6, 2008 8:14 am | by Rhonda Wickham | News | Comments

In it continuing 3G expansion in its network, T-Mobile USA announced the launch of 3G in Las Vegas.

Hitting High Speeds in San Diego

August 1, 2008 8:07 am | by Brad Smith | News | Comments

It wasn’t long ago that when people talked about high-speed wireless data, they were talking in terms of 1 Mbps or less.

Agilent Updates LTE, W-CDMA/HSPA Test Applications

July 22, 2008 8:13 am | by Evan Koblentz | News | Comments

Agilent Technologies announced new testing products for LTE and W-CDMA/HSPA mobile networks yesterday.

Seybold’s Take - Wireless Broadband Battlelines

July 2, 2008 9:45 pm | by Andy Seybold | Articles | Comments

Mobile WiMAX players had hoped to capitalize on technology capabilities and time-to-market. As time goes by, it seems possible that the once-perceived dominance is evaporating.


Alcatel-Lucent Lands $1 Billion China Mobile Contract

June 17, 2008 8:47 am | by Teresa von Fuchs | News | Comments

Alcatel-Lucent announced that it has been awarded a $1 billion framework agreement to provide mobile communication equipment and services to China Mobile.

AT & T Increases Data Speeds

June 4, 2008 8:41 am | by Teresa von Fuchs | News | Comments

AT&T says that it’s seen a speed increase on its 3G network of up to 20% faster downlink speeds and 50% for uplink speeds.

News Briefs for June 4, 2008

June 4, 2008 8:14 am | News | Comments

Companies in today’s briefs include: T-Mobile UK, Sierra Wireless, AT&T, Namco Networks, Alltel Wireless, Broadcom, Ubiquisys, 3GPP

Growing ARPU Requires Flexible Infrastructure

June 2, 2008 7:47 am | by Tony Lefebvre, ADC Telecommunications | Articles | Comments

Wireless markets in major countries have become zero-sum games in which the simplest way for a carrier to grow revenues is by luring away customers from another carrier.

Infineon Announces New 3G Platforms

May 30, 2008 8:31 am | by Teresa von Fuchs | News | Comments

More news from Infineon Technologies this week, the chipmaker announced the availability of its new 3G platform family.

Gartner Makes a Case for Embedded 3G in Laptops

May 30, 2008 8:22 am | by Wireless Week Staff | News | Comments

According to a report from Gartner, embedded 3G radios in laptops might finally make sense for enterprises.

FCC Aims to Provide Free Wireless Broadband

May 29, 2008 8:47 am | by Teresa von Fuchs | News | Comments

The FCC is reportedly considering a plan to auction off more airwaves, this time with the stipulation that the winner would provide free broadband Internet access to the whole country.

3G Not Needed for Mobile TV, Says Analysys Mason

May 22, 2008 8:26 am | by Rhonda Wickham | News | Comments

Industry adviser Analysys Mason is rocking the traditional wisdom boat with its latest report, Critical Ingredients of Mobile TV.

AT & T Says 3G Network Will Be Complete by June

May 21, 2008 8:53 am | by Teresa von Fuchs | News | Comments

AT&T announced that by the end of June it will have completed the rollout of its high-speed 3G network.

Web Exclusive: FMC Inches Closer

May 14, 2008 6:34 pm | by Evan Koblentz | Articles | Comments

How will the model of fixed-mobile convergence (FMC) play out in the next few years? From carriers to consultants, the consensus is that FMC will definitely happen.

Cablevision to Build Wireless Broadband Network

May 9, 2008 8:36 am | by Teresa von Fuchs | News | Comments

Also on the heels of the Sprint Clearwire WiMAX venture, cable TV provider Cablevision announced plans to offer high-speed wireless Internet services based on Wi-Fi.

NMS Enables Mobile TV Service

April 30, 2008 7:34 am | by Monica Alleven | News | Comments

NMS Communications is getting into the mobile TV business, only not in the way that companies like MediaFLO USA and MobiTV are in the business. Nonetheless, it’s helping carriers launch new services.

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