Verizon Wireless says it has placed the first voice call over its commercial LTE network, moving IMS-based Voice over LTE (VoLTE) from the lab to a commercial network for the first time.
Prepaid carrier MetroPCS has landed a smartphone from Samsung's Galaxy S lineup to support its new LTE services.
This year's Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas turned out to be the year of 4G. While no one seems to have a specific definition for "4G," the carriers, regardless of their wireless flavor of choice, are ready and willing to market around the term.
Big cities have a larger base of potential customers and higher prospects for profitability than less densely populated regions in rural areas of the country.
Wireless Week Webcast – By Cisco's estimates, worldwide mobile data traffic will see a 26-fold increase between 2010 and 2015 as smartphones, tablets and mobile video drive data consumption.
This past year in telecommunications will be remembered for, among other things, the dawn of LTE and industry-wide support for IMS.
The NTIA has told the FCC that several federal agencies are concerned that LightSquared's satellite-terrestrial LTE network will interfere with government communications services.
One of the most promising attributes of LTE – aside from its spectral efficiency, speed and capacity – is its potential to overcome the fragmentation that has affected previous generations of wireless technology.
AT&T has joined T-Mobile USA in marketing its HSPA+ services as 4G as it works to convince consumers it has competitive mobile broadband services...
AT&T today had a few more surprises than usual at its annual Developer Summit, unveiling some slick new HSPA+-capable devices from Samsung, Motorola and HTC...
Verizon CEO Ivan Seidenberg shed some light on the company's LTE trial with satellite broadcaster DirecTV at an investor conference yesterday.
Verizon Wireless says it will offer a sneak peak at some of its upcoming Android-based LTE devices at a Jan. 6 news conference...
MetroPCS today announced new prepaid LTE plans. The plans start at $40 per month, with unlimited nationwide talk, text and Web browsing.
Prepaid operator MetroPCS Communications turned on LTE services in Boston, New York City and Sacramento today.
As 4G networks rise from infancy and become the cool kids of the wireless playground, network operators and device manufacturers make big promises about blazing multimedia performance, zero-lag voice communications and enough apps to guarantee a varsity-caliber revenue boost.
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.
Verizon Communications CEO Ivan Seidenberg told an investment conference today that the company's LTE services could be a "modest substitute"...
Verizon Wireless says its LTE network will go live in 38 markets on Sunday, Dec. 5.
New television advertising spots from Verizon Wireless suggest the operator will turn on its LTE network in December...
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.
Cellular South has hired Samsung to build an LTE network and two LTE-capable smartphones across the regional carrier's 700 MHz footprint.
MetroPCS CFO J. Braxton Carter hinted the prepaid carrier may launch an LTE-based Samsung Galaxy S device in 2011.
LTE is set to start generating a lot of revenue, according to a new report from Juniper Research. Juniper expects worldwide service revenues generated by LTE mobile networks to reach $100 billion by 2014.
Clearwire and its majority shareholder, Sprint, have operated in a vacuum, turning on their mobile broadband network on in more than 60 markets...