Sprint and Clearwire were first out of the gates with 4G products that use WiMax technology. But Verizon Wireless has big plans for Long Term Evolution, which promises to deliver faster mobile broadband. Wireless carriers are either deploying LTE or planning pilots in the months ahead. If 4G lives up to the hype, it may allow broadband customers to cut the cords for 4G.
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Telstra has sounded the death knell for its legacy 2G network, announcing plans to close it down at the end of 2016.
The country's long-awaited 4G spectrum auction will go ahead later this year, but mobile companies can use the spectrum for now.
Major investments in long-term evolution (LTE) networks are required to keep abreast of 61 percent increases in traffic, reports ZDNet Korea’s Jaehwan Cho.
The first commercial services for 4G in the 700MHz spectrum band are expected to be launched this week by both Optus and Telstra in Darwin, Perth, Fremantle, Mt Isa, Mildura, Griffith, and Esperance, following commercial licence grants by the ACMA.
SMEs may be pleased at BT's announcement of a new service that allows them to channel all phone calls into one line.
Swedish mobile network operator Tele2 has agreed to sell its Norwegian operations to rival TeliaSonera.
All three of the main operators in Estonia are planning to rollout the higher speed variant of 4G before the end of year, making it one of the most advanced countries in the world when it comes to LTE-A.
Swisscom and Bouygues Telecom have rolled out LTE-A network-side, and commercial availability is now tantalisingly close.
11-fold increase predicted between 2013 and 2018.
Opening match sees huge mobile communications spike at the stadium — and infrastructure manages to cope
The European Union and South Korea are due to launch a partnership which focuses on developing next-generation networking technology.
As the World Cup kicks off, we list five technology projects rolled out across the venues that will be hosting the tournament in Brazil over the next month.
Technology deployment across host cities has prompted growth in new users.
Vodafone is playing 4G catch up, bringing coverage to an additional one million people later this year.