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's 4G upgrades are occurring in the unlikeliest of places. Even retirement homes.
On this week's Technolatte podcast, the Australian team looks at the Australian internet filtering scheme, Telstra's latest data breach, and Virgin Mobile's 4G pricing
Virgin will offer a 4G broadband plan with no excess data charges for wireless broadband users.
Spain’s third and fourth largest mobile operators will launch fourth-generation services within days of each other
Government official says 4G network licensing will not be opened to interested telcos until at least two years later as it wants to ensure the investment efficiency of mobile network operators.
For most country's mobile operators, 4G is a virtue to be shouted about. In Denmark, they're doing things differently.
Yoigo, Spain's smallest mobile operator, looks likely to beat its bigger rivals to the punch by launching LTE networks this summer.
The four largest mobile operators in Brazil have launched their 4G commercial offerings last week. But is the Brazilian offering of 4G what it really says on the tin?
The UK government is looking at ways it could speed up the rollout of 4G services in the country by relaxing the red tape required to deploy the high-speed mobile broadband service.
The government will resell leftover 4G spectrum in a few years, but was it a missed opportunity?
Cisco's ASR 5500 will form the foundation of Vodafone Australia's evolved packet core for its 4G network, the company announced today.
The Australian government will collect AU$1.96 billion from Telstra, Optus, and TPG from the auction of the 700MHz and 2.5GHz spectrum band.
The three main Italian operators will share costs of installing anti-interference filters all over the country, to prevent LTE hobbling digital TV transmissions.
In almost a year and a half since launching 4G in Australia, Telstra now has more than 2.1 million 4G devices on its network.
With AT&T and Google (among others) warming up for a gigabit Internet war, Cisco is jumping in the fray with some new products to support the speedy connections.