Gigastone Selects Altair’s Verizon-Certified Chipset to Power the SmartBox® Wireless Portable Multimedia Router

HOD HASHARON, Israel, January 9, 2013 — Altair Semiconductor (www.altair-semi.com), the world’s leading developer of ultra-low power, small footprint and high performance 4G LTE chipsets, today announced that its FourGee™ LTE chipset has been selected by Gigastone to power its LTE-enabled SmartBox® product.

SAMSUNG Mobile Unveils 4G LTE-Enabled SAMSUNG Galaxy Note 10.1 with Verizon Wireless

LAS VEGAS, NV – January 7, 2013 – From the 2013 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES), Samsung Telecommunications America (Samsung Mobile), the No. 1 mobile phone provider in the United States and the No.

Sequans Communications’ LTE Chip Certified by Verizon Wireless

PARIS, France – January 7, 2013 – 4G chipmaker Sequans Communications S.A. (NYSE: SQNS) announced that one of its LTE chips has been certified to operate on the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE network. The chip certified is the SQN3120 Mont Blanc platform LTE semiconductor solution, one of Sequans’ StreamrichLTE products for high performance LTE devices.

Verizon Wireless Adds LTE in 29 More U.S. Markets

Verizon Wireless LTE coverage Dec. 2012

U.S. carrier Verizon Wireless has opened LTE network in 29 new markets, including Selma, Ala., Clarksburg, W. Va., and Port Angeles, Wash., bringing the total of U.S. markets covered to 470.

Verizon Wireless to Complete LTE Rollout by Mid-2013

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Verizon Wireless is aiming to complete its 4G LTE network rollout by mid-2013, announced Fran Shammo, Verizon's EVP & CFO, at Wells Fargo Technology Media & Telecom Conference last week. Verizon Wireless had earlier said that by 2013 the LTE coverage map will match it's current 3G coverage map.

Verizon Wireless LTE Network Now Available in 23 Additional Markets

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Verizon Wireless has announced introduction of LTE network in 23 new markets and expansion in 41 existing markets. With this addition, operator's LTE network is now available in more than 410 markets across the United States, surpassing its previously announced goal of providing its mobile broadband service in 400 markets by the end of this year.  

Altair Semiconductor Achieves Verizon Wireless 4G LTE Chipset Certification

HOD HASHARON, Israel, August 28, 2012 — Altair Semiconductor (www.altair-semi.com), the world’s leading developer of ultra-low power, small footprint and high performance 4G LTE chipsets, today announced that its FourGee-3100/6200 chipset has been certified to run over Verizon Wireless’ 4G LTE network.

Verizon LTE Network Now Available In More Than 370 Markets

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Verizon Wireless has introduced 4G LTE network in 34 new markets and announced expansion in 38 other markets today.  With the new and expanded markets, the company’s LTE network is now available in a total of 371 markets covering more than 75 percent of the U.S. population.

Verizon Wireless Adds 33 New LTE Markets, To Cover More Than 400 Markets By End Of 2012

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Verizon Wireless' 4G LTE network is now available in 33 new markets and expanded in 32 other markets. According to the company, it is on track to meet its goal of covering more than 400 U.S. markets by the end of 2012. 

T-Mobile, Verizon Wireless Sign Spectrum Agreement

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T-Mobile USA has inked a deal with Verizon Wireless that will allow operator to purchase and exchange of certain Advanced Wireless Services (AWS) spectrum licenses in 218 markets across the U.S. The transaction will improve T-Mobile’s spectrum position in 15 of the top 25 markets in the U.S.

Verizon Adds 28 New LTE Markets and Expands in 11

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Verizon Wireless' LTE network is now available in 28 new markets and operator has expanded the network in 11 additional markets today. According to Verizon, with the new and expanded markets, Its LTE network is available in 258 markets across the United States, covering more than two-thirds of the U.S. population.

Verizon to Launch LTE Network in 27 New Markets on April 19

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Verizon Wireless is introducing its 4G LTE network in 27 new markets and expanding in 44 markets on April 19. Operator claims that with this expansion, Verizon's LTE network  will cover more than two-thirds of the U.S. population in 230 markets across the United States. By the end of 2012, the Verizon Wireless plans to offer LTE in more than 400 markets.

Verizon Scores 200, to Double 4G LTE Markets by End of 2012

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Verizon Wireless will launch LTE service in seven new markets and expand in 17 markets across the United States on March 15. With this, its 4G LTE network will cover 203 markets. Verizon Wireless plans to more than double the number of its 4G LTE markets, bringing the total markets to more than 400, by the end of the year.

Verizon Launches LTE Enabled Residential Wireless Broadband Solution

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Verizon Wireless has announced HomeFusion Broadband, a new service that provides in-home wireless broadband using LTE technology. HomeFusion Broadband will be available beginning later this month in Birmingham, Ala., Dallas and Nashville, Tenn., with additional markets to follow.

Alcatel-Lucent And Verizon Wireless Showcase Connected Retail Experience Using Mobile Commerce At CES 2012

LAS VEGAS, NV, and BASKING RIDGE, NJ — At this year’s International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Verizon Wireless and Alcatel-Lucent (Euronext Paris an