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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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.
China Mobile takes 884 million USD stake in a leading Thai telecommunications operator, True Corporation, becomes second largest owner.
Vodafone is playing 4G catch up, bringing coverage to an additional one million people later this year.
The internet-enabled balloons were launched in two cities in the state of Piauí
Finland's Ukkoverkot is using 450MHz band to make LTE 4G network available for the whole country.
About 74,000 fans are expected to upload videos through smartphones during the event, says research
Apple supplier Foxconn is planning to secure a $390 million stake in Asia Pacific Telecom as the manufacturer branches out in to 4G communications.
It is nearly 18 months since EE launched its fourth-generation network, and the company is turning its attention to smaller towns and villages, as well as transport hubs.
Offering will include 4G roaming and all-inclusive packages for visitors