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Verizon Wireless 4G LTE Reaches 500th Market

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Verizon Wireless 4G LTE Reaches 500th Market

Verizon Wireless' 4G LTE network now covers 500 markets in 49 states and operator officially launches next month in Alaska. Parkersburg, W.Va., became the 500th market in the United States with LTE service from Verizon Wireless.

Verizon Wireless to Begin LTE Small Cell Deployment in Second Half of 2013

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Verizon Wireless will begin deploying small cells into its 4G LTE network during the second half of 2013 working with network vendors including Alcatel-Lucent. Small cell deployments are part of operator's balanced approach to network capacity. 

Novatel Wireless Launches 4G LTE Mobile Hotspot MiFi 5510L with Verizon Wireless

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January 29, 2013 - SAN DIEGO - Novatel Wireless, Inc. (Nasdaq: NVTL) today announced the new MiFi 5510L Intelligent Mobile Hotspot to be launched on the Verizon Wireless network as the Verizon Jetpack™ 4G LTE Mobile Hotspot MiFi® 5510L.

AT&T to Acquire 700 MHz Spectrum from Verizon for $1.9 Billion

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AT&T has agreed to acquire spectrum in the 700 MHz B band from Verizon Wireless for $1.9 billion in cash and Advanced Wireless Services (AWS) spectrum licenses in several markets, including Phoenix, Ariz., Los Angeles and Fresno, Calif. and Portland, Ore.

Verizon Wireless Expands LTE Network, Adds New Markets

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Verizon Wireless LTE coverage Dec. 2012

Verizon Wireless LTE network now covers 473 markets. Earlier this week, operator launched LTE network in Keen & Lebanon in New Hampshire.  Verizon Wireless also has further expanded its LTE network in some New Hampshire communities.

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

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HOD HASHARON, Israel, January 9, 2013 — Altair Semiconductor (, 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

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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

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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

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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.