O2 Selects Nokia Siemens Networks to Build LTE Network in UK

Nokia Siemens Networks

O2 (Telefónica UK) has selected Nokia Siemens Networks to prepare its LTE network across London and the South East of England. The UK operator is anticipating a rapid launch of 4G following Ofcom’s spectrum auctions scheduled for early 2013.

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.

Everything Everywhere and BT to trial LTE in UK

Everything Everywhere and BT Wholesale plan live trial of 4G LTE in UK.

Ofcom: LTE capacity gains more than 200% over 3G

UK regulator Ofcom has said that 4G mobile technology will deliver more than 200% of the capacity of existing 3G technologies, using the same amount of spectrum.

UK mobile broadband network upgrade to LTE not economically viable until 2015

16 November 2010 -  It is not economically viable to upgrade current UK mobile broadband networks to address traffic demands and improve user experience until

Ofcom to reserve 2.6GHz LTE band for the London 2012 Games

UK regulator Ofcom has launched a new consultation proposal to reserve the LTE 2.6GHz spectrum(2500-2690MHz band) for use by wireless camera applications during the London 2012 Olympic Games.

UK plans 4G spectrum auction

UK government has laid a statutory instrument (SI) before parliament requiring telecoms regulator Ofcom to launch a combined auction of frequencies in the 800MHz and 2100MHz band as soon as possibl

Clear Mobitel to trial LTE in Cornwall

Clear Mobitel has planned live consumer LTE trial in the 800MHz Digital Dividend spectrum in UK. Clear Mobitel will conduct the LTE trial in a zone which is centered on the Caradon Hill area o

UK 4G spectrum auction likely next year

UK’s 4G spectrum might be up for auction mid next year according to Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS).

UK LTE rollout to be delayed until '2013'

The roll-out of UK 4G mobile networks will be delayed until at least 2013, according to a ZDNet UK report.