CHICAGO—If you spent any time at WiMAX World, you probably heard about Scartel, the Russian operator that launched a trial mobile WiMAX service on Sept. 2.
CHICAGO—When Sprint launches its Xohm network in the Windy City, it won’t be the first WiMAX carrier in Chicago.
Ameritech launched the first commercial cellular network on Oct. 13, 1983, with much fanfare at Soldier Field in Chicago. New customers began signing up by the thousands despite the near $3,000 price tag and subscription fee of $50 per month and 50 cents per minute of airtime.
Tomorrow night, Joe Biden (D-Del.) and Sarah Palin (R-Alaska) audition in their first vice-presidential debate at Washington University
Companies also in the news at WiMAX World: SOMA Networks, Ronan Telephone Company, Apitilo Networks, Wireless Communications Association, WiMAX Forum, Coresonic AB
Companies in the News: Communications Test Design, Phoenix Wireless, Bluesocket, ExteNet Systems, WhitePages, Wireless Connections, Aperto, Altman Vilandrie & Company, 2ergo, SpinVox, Virgin Mobile
Companies in the News: Ericsson, LG Electronics, Bharti-Airtel, envIOWorks, Guamcell, Exalt Communications
Several operators in the machine-to-machine (M2M) space, located in multiple continents, are partnering to give customers access to virtual global network.
Companies in the News: Iridium Holdings, GHL Acquisition, Performance Technologies, Powerwave Technologies, Ceragon Networks, Neural Technologies, Motorola, WiNetworks
Mushroom Networks today announced PortaBella, a device which aggregates multiple wireless network connections.
Companies in the News: Strix, Digital Payment Technologies, Vanu, Norwest Venture Partners, Charles River Ventures, Tata Capital, Strix Systems, Digital Payment Technologies, Digit Wireless, Alcatel-Lucent, WiMAX Forum, ComSouth
The Republican National Convention wasn’t the only organization making adjustments over Labor Day weekend to help victims of Hurricane Gustav.
Hutchison Whampoa reported better-than-expected first-half net profit, as the conglomerate run by tycoon Li Ka-shing posted a smaller loss.
As a consultant who spends a large amount of time on site at clients, prospects and partners, I am endlessly amazed at how easy it is to get connected to most corporate networks. Let me describe a recent day to illustrate my concern.
Australian network operator Telstra will soon implement monitoring tools from Tektronix for its wireless broadband network, the companies announced.
Anritsu announced HSPA Evolution software for the MD8480C signaling tester and MT8820B/MT8815B radio communications analyzers.
Mexican CDMA operator Iusacell will offer its customers a roaming option at the Beijing Olympics, the company and its technology partner Aicent said today.
It wasn’t long ago that when people talked about high-speed wireless data, they were talking in terms of 1 Mbps or less.
When it comes to availability of economical high bandwidth Internet access, there’s clearly a disconnect between those who live in cities and suburbs and those who reside in rural areas.
Cellular base stations are nearly ubiquitous in developed nations today, making network coverage easy and reliable, so that’s good news.
The 5.4 earthquake that rattled Southern California yesterday didn’t damage any cell sites or towers. But the networks became so jammed
Wireless broadband services will create significant opportunities for revenue growth, and cellular technologies will take the largest share.
Anritsu this week launched new software for testing EDGE transmissions on GSM networks.
New resolutions passed yesterday by the National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners (NARUC) codify the group’s opinions about the state of American telecommunications.