Integration of small cells into the “macro” network could be more effective than even Wi-Fi offload in solving the problem of data traffic outstripping increases in available spectrum.
Cellular roaming was a relatively straightforward proposition for quite some time, but LTE and the myriad bands upon which it is being deployed have made the next-generation of roaming a much more complicated proposition.
SBA Communications President and CEO Jeff Stoops sits down with Wireless Week to talk strategy, the state of the industry and whether recent legislation is actually helping towers get built faster.
The manager of the hedge fund backing LightSquared may give up his board seat to help the struggling mobile broadband company avoid bankruptcy, according to news reports.
Clearwire says New York City, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Chicago and Seattle will be among the 31 cities it plans to light up during the first half of next year.
LightSquared made it clear on Friday that it's not going down without a fight.
Executives from Verizon Communications and Comcast will square off against the Rural Cellular Association (RCA) and Free Press at a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing later this week on Verizon Wireless' $3.9 billion acquisition of nationwide AWS spectrum from four cable operators.
With China Mobile sent back to the bench, does that mean TD-LTE is out of the running? Not by a long shot.
Dish Network has closed its acquisitions of satellite companies DBSD North America and TerreStar Networks.
AT&T said today it is turning on its LTE service in a dozen new markets "soon" as it works to catch up with larger rival Verizon Wireless, whose LTE network already covers large portions of the country.
C Spire Wireless said it will light up its LTE network in September, nine months later than it originally planned to launch its network.
The bottom line following Wednesday's iPad launch appears to be that the new LTE-capable tablet will only bolster Apple's dominance in the tablet market.
The FCC cleared Dish Network's satellite spectrum acquisition Friday but put the company's wireless plans on the back burner...
LightSquared CEO Sanjiv Ahuja resigned today after failing to get government clearance for the company's planned wireless network.
Verizon Wireless doesn't expect to recoup future investments in its 3G network and is pushing to move customers over to its more efficient LTE service...
If you were ever wondering what was left of Nokia Siemens Networks (NSN) after a series of divestitures and acquisitions, the company's CEO let it be known at MWC Sunday evening...
It appears T-Mobile USA will take the $4 billion in spectrum and cash it received from AT&T as a result of the failed merger...
MetroPCS' costly gamble on LTE and Android-based smartphones showed signs of paying off last quarter...
The LTE-capable Galaxy Note for AT&T comes running Android 2.3 (Gingerbread), which Samsung says will be upgradeable to Ice Cream Sandwich, and packs a whopping 1.5 GHz dual-core processor. The battery is one of the larger ones on the market...
U.S. Cellular pulled back the curtain on its new LTE markets yesterday with a round of deployments to span cities in 14 states.
It's easy to forget that it wasn't that long ago when the faceoff between LTE and WiMAX felt a lot like that one back in the 1980s between VHS and Betamax.
The FCC has hammered what could be the final nail in the coffin for LightSquared's LTE plans.
A pair of reports, which cite "people familiar with the matter" from The Wall Street Journal today attempted to shed light on the rumored early-March iPad release...
The Transportation Department mulls regulations that would ban services that interfere with GPS - services like LightSquared's.
How operators can leverage quality of service (QoS) and policy management to meet growing demands.