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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Ahead of the 700MHz 4G spectrum release in 2015, Telstra has conducted a small test of 4G in the spectrum band using a yet-to-be-released HTC smartphone.
Taiwanese manufacturer of Apple products wants to double its annual revenue to over US$329 billion in 10 years, as it looks to expand its portfolio to include e-commerce, 4G, and cloud.
Following a fire that destroyed several buildings, residents of Lærdal found their mobile, landline and broadband services downed. Here's how their mobile companies dealt with the crisis - and what happened next.
The Australia-wide Emergency Alert system will be arriving on Telstra's 4G network after it signed an agreement with the Victorian government.
Single block of "digital dividend" spectrum reaps NZ$83 million for the government
All three of Estonia's mobile operators are heavily promoting 4G, while consumers are showing growing interest in LTE devices. But should we expect cheaper tariffs?
Orange, SFR, and Bouygues Telecom have all hit seven-figures for LTE takeup.
Mukesh Ambani's Jio plans to revolutionize speeds at which we consume content through its pan-India 4G network, but seeing is believing.
UK cross-channel coverage will soon get mobile coverage across the entire length of the tunnel.
Digital sharing plans probably makes more sense for multimedia content (i.e. Netflix, Hulu) than it does for mobile data.
Just because the design is old does not make it "retro" or "nostalgic." Sometimes it's better just to move on.
T-Mobile said the acquisition of $2.36 billion worth of Verizon Wireless spectrum will improve its network performance. The two wireless carriers are realigning spectrum assets.
Having deployed Aircel's 2G and 3G networks, ZTE will now design, supply, and deploy the Indian operator's LTE network in eight telecom circles across the country.
World's largest carrier is expected to fork out 82 billion yuan (US$13.41 billion) on infrastructure and terminal subsidies in 2014.
India's smartphone maker Xolo is set to launch its first 4G smartphone in conjunction with Bharti Airtel.