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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Dish's future networking portfolio could grow quite quickly based on a new report that the satellite TV provider is going after the bankrupt wireless venture's spectrum.
The primary goal of Sprint's buy is to grab Handmark's subsidiary, OneLouder, a mobile app developer and advertising company.
Not ready to retire any time soon, Neelie Kroes told business leaders on Monday that the EU can "knock down the walls" to the single mobile market, and promises to do so by 2015.
China Mobile will start large-scale trials next month, inviting 5,000 users to test the latest 4G products including mobile phones and data cards based on TD-LTE technology.
Optus will offer dual-mode devices to let Canberrans access TD-LTE and FD-LTE networks across Australia.
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?