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Key developments related to the 3G sector, including HSPA.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 5/30/2019
Gogo, which sells Internet services to airplanes, plans to upgrade its ageing 3G network with a 5G network that the company said will raise speeds by a factor of 10.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 5/23/2019
Operators are spending money on 5G, but not like they did for 4G or 3G. That might change if some fancy new 5G service goes viral, but in the meantime some in the industry are urging caution and patience.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 5/20/2019
Carolina West Wireless counts 300 towers and roughly 90,000 customers, and is still using a circuit-switched core network. But that's not stopping the operator from preparing for 5G.
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By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 5/6/2019
Find out which companies have taken home the 2019 Leading Lights Awards trophies.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 5/5/2019
Amdocs, CommScope, Parallel Wireless, Quantenna Communications, Sprint and Verizon and Ericsson are this year's finalists.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 4/23/2019
California – including cities like San Bernardino, Pomona and Salinas – appears to be causing T-Mobile some trouble in terms of network congestion, at least according to new findings from Tutela.
By Phil Harvey, US Bureau Chief, 4/16/2019
A few Trump hotel stays might not have been enough to help the UnCarrier, according to The Wall Street Journal. T-Mobile's boss puts down the story but offers no details.
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By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 3/26/2019
The transition from 3G to 4G was challenging because operators had to block off chunks of spectrum specifically for the move. With 5G and the use of 'dynamic spectrum sharing,' the migration should happen much more fluidly.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 3/21/2019
Vermont's VTel said it's replacing some Huawei equipment in its wireless network with gear from Ericsson. But this raises the question: Should the US government pay for others to make the same switch?
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 3/15/2019
A US judge orders the chipmaker to pay Apple $1 billion in fees as separate developments in Japan show how long proceedings can take in the world of the courtroom.
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 3/13/2019
Verizon says that its new mobile 5G service, coming in April, will be truly unlimited.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 3/8/2019
UK mobile operator is phasing the Finnish vendor out of its radio access network as it embarks on the rollout of 5G technology.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 2/19/2019
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Three goes cloud-native; Nokia adds transport muscle; Ericsson touts licensing deal with OPPO; Inwit boosts sales; and more.
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