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LTE Just the Beginning of the Network Evolution

March 5, 2013 12:33 pm | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

There's no question that LTE is where it's at if you're an operator. According to a recent report from 4G Americas, more than 150 operators globally have now launched LTE services in 67 countries, 50 of which were launched in the past five months. That's not just a trend it's a technological paradigm shift...

MobileSmarts February: Enterprise Eyes the Many Perks of BYOD

March 1, 2013 9:52 am | by Wireless Week Staff | News | Comments

From now until the CTIA 2013 conference (May 21-23), CTIA and Wireless Week will be bringing you a bi-weekly newsletter aimed at getting you up to speed on the topics and issues that wireless industry will address this year. From BYOD to Next-Gen networks to apps and the connected home, we'll cover it all.

EXTRA: More News from MWC 2013

February 25, 2013 9:59 am | by Wireless Week Staff | News | Comments

Red Bend Software, the market leader in Mobile Software Management (MSM) with more than 1.6 billion Red Bend-Enabled™ devices, today announced it has partnered with Samsung to conduct enterprise trials of a dual-persona version of the popular Samsung Galaxy S III...


Mozilla Touts Carrier, OEM Support for Firefox OS at MWC

February 25, 2013 9:45 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

The mobile Firefox OS from non-profit browser-maker Mozilla might have seemed a longshot to even make it to market, much less garner the kind of carrier support the company has announced at Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Spain. Mozilla has announced 18 carrier...

CCA, CTIA Shake, Move Forward on 2014 Shows

February 21, 2013 9:29 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

The Competitive Carriers Association (CCA), formerly the Rural Carriers Association (RCA), and CTIA today announced that their organizations have reached an agreement of cooperation to ease the friction created by the two organizations’ overlapping conferences scheduled for September 2014...

DAS & Small Cells Congress

February 4, 2013 12:28 pm | Events

DAS In Action

February 4, 2013 12:25 pm | Events

Apple Snags Xerox Exec for Controller Post

January 11, 2013 10:00 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Xerox today announced that Luca Maestri, executive vice president and chief financial officer, is leaving the company, effective February 28, to assume the role of corporate controller at Apple. Maestri will replace Betsy Rafael who left Apple in October...


Report: Verizon Buyout of Vodafone Possible

January 7, 2013 3:19 pm | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Verizon could own all of its Wireless business soon, if CEO Lowell McAdam has anything to say about it. McAdam told the Wall Street Journal Monday that Verizon is strong enough to buy Vodafone out of its stake in Verizon Wireless. Verizon entered into a joint venture with Vodafone...

Report: 2012 Global Telecom Revenues Hit $2T

January 3, 2013 10:16 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Global telecom operator revenues exceeded $2 trillion in 2012, with 60 percent going to mobile operators, according to research firm Ovum. While Ovum seem minimal growth overall in the coming year, the firm believes some segments will still have above-average growth...

RIM Turns to Complex Market in Southeast Asia to Grow Subscribers

January 2, 2013 10:40 am | by David Friend, The Canadian Press | News | Comments

While BlackBerry-maker Research In Motion claws for a diminishing market share in North America, the smartphone maker maintains a reputation in Southeast Asia that in some places harkens back to its glory days. It's sometimes hard to remember that RIM was once the darling of the tech industry...

Huawei Will Open R&D Center in Finland

December 10, 2012 4:14 pm | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Huawei Monday announced a move to set up shop on Nokia's home turf. The Chinese company says it will invest $90 million over a five-year period to establish a research and development (R&D) center in Helsinki, Finland. Huawei said the move will add to its existing R&D deployments, which include over 70,000 employees worldwide.

Ahead of the Bell: Apple

December 6, 2012 9:42 am | by Associated Press | News | Comments

Apple shares continued to slide for a second day before the opening bell, a day after the company posted its worst one-day stock drop in four years. On Wednesday, the Cupertino, Calif.-based company's shares closed down 6 percent at $538.79, erasing $35 million in market capitalization. Speculation abounded as to the cause.


CCA Annual Convention - Las Vegas

December 5, 2012 10:08 am | Events

CCA Global Expo 2013 - New Orleans, LA

December 5, 2012 10:08 am | Events

Struggling Nokia Sells Headquarters Building

December 4, 2012 12:24 pm | by Associated Press | News | Comments

Nokia Corp. plans to sell its head office near the Finnish capital to real estate investors for $220 million as the struggling cellphone maker continues to cut costs. CFO Timo Ihamuotila says the deal, to be concluded later this month, is in line with aims to shed non-core activities, adding that Nokia will continue to operate from the Espoo headquarters "on a long-term basis."

First News for November 29, 2012

November 29, 2012 5:44 am | by Wireless Week Staff | News | Comments

Companies in today's news briefs: ZTE, Apple, Cisco, Zapstreak, RIM

First News Briefs for November 28, 2012

November 28, 2012 5:51 am | by Wireless Week Staff | News | Comments

Companies in today's news: Apple, ABI Research,, Centri Technology, Gemalto.

First News Briefs for November 27, 2012

November 27, 2012 6:02 am | by Wireless Week Staff | News | Comments

Companies in today's news briefs: NFC Forum, Qualcomm, Spirent Communications, Ruckus Wireless, Cincinnati Bell, Verizon Wireless

Facebook Stock Climbs After Upgrade

November 27, 2012 5:34 am | by Associated Press | News | Comments

Facebook's stock is climbing after an upgrade from an analyst who believes Wall Street is underestimating the company's potential to grow revenue.

ICOA: Google Acquistion Rumors are False

November 26, 2012 11:47 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Google has not acquired Wi-Fi hotspot provider ICOA for $400 million, according to statements from both companies.  

How Consumer-Electronics Makers are Faring

November 26, 2012 6:32 am | by Associated Press | News | Comments

Makers and sellers of consumer-electronics devices have begun releasing their earnings reports for the latest quarter.

Google Acquires Hotspot Provider ICOA for $400M

November 26, 2012 6:24 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Google today announced its acquisition of ICOA Inc. a provider of Wi-Fi to high traffic public locations. Google paid $400 million for the company, according to a press release.

First News for November 26, 2012

November 26, 2012 6:13 am | by Wireless Week Staff | News | Comments

Companies in today's news briefs: Sprint, NISLAPP, Canon U.S.A, Assurance Wireless

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