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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Deciding the fate of two slices of LTE-compatible spectrum is getting many hot under the collar.
Telstra is rolling out 'small cell' 4G data infrastructure to 16 towns in eastern Australia by Christmas, with another 34 set to get coverage in early 2015.
Spark New Zealand plans to expand capabilities for its 3G and 4G networks by leveraging its expanded partnership with Huawei.
Melbourne is the second city to have access to Vodafone's 4G+ network, which was switched on today.
Philippines telecommunications giant Globe Telecom has indicated that it may choose to use G.fast VDSL technology to reach buildings where legacy copper can't be replaced with fibre and fixed wireless can't cope with demand.
Optus CEO Allen Lew has revealed that the company is working to partner with new content and service providers in the wake of Vodafone Australia's agreement with music-streaming service Spotify.
AT&T outlined ambitions on Friday of establishing "the first-ever North American Mobile Service area" for U.S. customers calling or visiting Mexico, and Mexican customers calling or visiting the United States.
For the past month I have relied solely upon 4G LTE connections, leaving the Wi-Fi turned off when working out of the office. The takeaways from this experiment have been surprising.
As one from the land of Blighty, I'm happy to say 4G coverage is pretty poor -- but will Ofcom's new spectrum auction push forward network improvements?
The Italian incumbent has launched superfast 4G coverage in 60 cities nationwide.
Sprint added it launched a management review to grow its leadership base through a mixture of internal and external candidates as well as SoftBank resources.
Telstra is adding Hobart, Brisbane, and a number of regional locations to its '4GX' 700MHz network.
Ahead of Vodafone's faster 4G roll out, EE has switched on its improved 4G network in central London.
4G infrastructure deployment drove stronger profits for Nokia in the third quarter.