Italy's 4G spectrum awarded

The results of Italy's 4G spectrum auctions have been announced and companies are awarded spectrum in the 800Mhz, 1,800MHz and 2.6GHz bands.

HTC Raider 4G Launched in South Korea

HTC has announced new new LTE smartphone, Raider 4G for South Korean market.

Samsung unveils LTE versions of the GALAXY S II and GALAXY Tab

Samsung Electronics has announced LTE editions of its GALAXY S II and GALAXY Tab 8.9.

India: TRAI Releases Consultation Paper on IMT-Advanced

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has released a consultation paper on IMT- Advanced Mobile Wireless Broadband Services.

Network Sharing in LTE

3GPP network sharing architecture allows different core network operators to connect to a shared radio access network.

NEC, Alcatel-Lucent, Huawei, NSN and Vodafone win at femtocell awards

The Femto Forum has announced the winners of the Femto Forum Femtocell Industry Awards 2011.

Ofcom working on reducing interference between LTE & digital TV

UK regulator Ofcom has set out proposals to ensure that LTE does not interfere with digital TV.

T-Mobile offering 42 Mbps HSPA+ now

T-Mobile USA has doubled it's HSPA+ network speed to achieve theoretical peak download speeds of up to 42Mbps.

Taiwan's Global Mobile to replace Wimax with LTE

Taiwan's WiMAX operator Global Mobile is planning to switch over to LTE technology from WiMAX.

Verizon Wireless adds 500K LTE subscribers in Q1

Verizon Wireless has announced first quarter numbers of LTE subscribers. According to Verizon, it added 500,000subscribers for its 4G LTE network.

O2 explains LTE Trial

Telefónica O2 is currently trialing LTE in Slough, UK. O2 has deployed six 4G mobile cell towers  and are capable of handling the same volume of traffic as O2's entire UK 3G network.

LTE Summit 2011 in India

3G has been already rolled out in the India successfully and Operators are now looking ahead to provide full fledge mobile broadband services to their customers. <

Sprint and T-Mobile in merger talk?

Sprint and T-Mobile are in merger talk according to a report from Bloomberg.

Sprint LTE network by 2013?

According to a Sprint executive, company is considering to launch nationwide LTE network.

Verizon Wireless Expands LTE Network, Plans LTE in Rural America

Verizon Wireless has expanded the LTE network to cover more than 80 percent of the population in the metropolitan Detroit area.