Mobile Broadband News
Mobile broadband is one of the most important topics in the industry, as broadband speeds and services converge with wireless networks and handheld devices. This marriage is creating many new business models for operators and driving uptake of new technologies, like LTE on the infrastructure side and tablets on the device front.
Rethink Wireless analyzes all the key developments that will make mobile broadband a reality. These include new advances in network standards, such as LTE Advanced, and in end user products. We also track the real world services and pricing of mobile broadband operators, including new tariffs and speeds.
Other important aspects of mobile broadband that receive up-to-date coverage include application stores, content offerings and multiscreen services, which combine mobile and TV experiences. Rethink Wireless provides expert understanding and commentary in all the key aspects of mobile broadband.
16 July, 2013
Windows giant reported to be developing wearable device with its own mobile broadband as Apple hires for 'iWatch'
15 July, 2013
Regulators may resist, but giant cellco is after AWS licences and LTE users - though perhaps not the prepaid base
9 July, 2013
Ministry proposes taking back LTE spectrum from four main operators, to create state-owned, wholesale system
3 July, 2013
With next iPhone likely to arrive in September, company needs a radical update to reawaken enthusiasm
1 July, 2013
Japanese electronics group to close the unit it acquired from Nokia in 2010, having failed to make market impact
26 June, 2013
Korean cellco deploys key LTE-A elements to boost coverage and speeds, and launches new services with updated Galaxy S4
21 June, 2013
MTS hires Ericsson to expand its 4G network while rival MegaFon looks for potential deals with Yota or Rostelecom
13 June, 2013
Has made approach to Germany's lead cableco as it tries to build quad play services, but may have to raise its price
29 May, 2013
European start-up launches first integrated mini-base station for public access TD-LTE networks, eyeing imminent ramp-up
24 May, 2013
Regulator to open up 700MHz as well as 800MHz spectrum to boost coverage, setting pattern ro EMEA region
- Mobile challenges clear in Intel's Q1 report - 16 April, 2014
- Google buys Titan, in drone clash with Facebook - 14 April, 2014
- Freescale and ALU show off small cell SoC - 11 April, 2014
- Would Softbank dare to bid for Vodafone? - 10 April, 2014