Dish Network Makes an Offer to Purchase Clearwire Spectrum, Shares

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DISH Network has approached Clearwire to purchase certain spectrum assets, acquire up to all of Clearwire's common stock for $3.30 per share and enter into a commercial agreement with Clearwire.

Sprint to Buy Clearwire for $2.2 Billion

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Sprint has announced an agreement to buy approximate 50% stake in Clearwire it does not currently own for $2.97 per share, equating to a total payment to Clearwire shareholders, other than Sprint, of $2.2 billion. Clearwire’s spectrum, when combined with Sprint’s, will provide Sprint with an enhanced spectrum portfolio that will strengthen its position in U.S.

Clearwire to Put 2,000 LTE Sites on Air by End of June 2013

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U.S. broadband service provider, Clearwire has revised its LTE deployment plan. Company now plans to have 2,000 LTE sites on air by the end of June 2013 and expects to start receiving Sprint prepayment installments in June 2013.

China Mobile and Clearwire Sign MOU for Roaming on TD-LTE

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China Mobile International and US carrier Clearwire have signed a non-binding memorandum of understanding (MOU) for international roaming between China and the United States using TD-LTE.

Clearwire Expands LTE Choices in North America

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SAN DIEGO and BELLEVUE, Wash., May 8, 2012 - Qualcomm Incorporated (Nasdaq:QCOM) and Clearwire Corporation (Nasdaq:CLWR) today announced that Qualcomm will add support for Clearwire's upcoming LTE TDD network to its line of multi-mode LTE chipsets with the inclusion of support for 3GPP's Band 41 (B41) radio frequency.

Sequans and Clearwire to Collaborate on TD-LTE Ecosystem Development

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PARIS, France and BELLEVUE, Wash. – May 7, 2012 – 4G chipmaker Sequans Communications S.A.

Clearwire TDD-LTE Initial Market Launches Scheduled for Early 2013

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US carrier Clearwire has planned TDD-LTE Network for high demand "Hot Zones" in 31 Markets. New York City, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Chicago and Seattle will be among the 31 cities where the company will launch its LTE network during the first half of 2013. The company will announce the additional cities where it will launch TDD-LTE service at a later date. 

Cricket Signs LTE Deal With Clearwire

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US carrier Cricket Communications has inked a five-year wholesale agreement with Clearwire. With the agreement, Cricket will become the second operator signed on to leverage Clearwire's forthcoming LTE Advanced-ready network, which will provide capacity off-load services to supplement Cricket's own LTE network. 

Clearwire to launch TD-LTE network in June 2013

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Clearwire plans to roll-out LTE next year. Operator intends to have its first wave of TD-LTE 5,000 cell sites up and running by June 2013, FierceWireless reported earlier. With TDD-LTE rollout, Clearwire expects to capitalize on its deep spectrum resources to deliver on 4G capacity needs over the long-term.

China Mobile and Clearwire Agree on Joint IOT Plan for TD-LTE Devices

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China Mobile and Clearwire has agreed on common test specifications and joint interoperability testing (IOT) for TD-LTE devices in the global band configurations, inclu

Clearwire, Sprint Sign WiMAX, LTE Agreements

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Sprint Nextel and Clearwire have announced a deal that could give Clearwire up to $1.6 billion over the next four years in payments for WiMAX services, possible pre-pay

China Mobile and Clearwire to collaborate on TD-LTE devices

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China Mobile and Clearwire have agreed to work together to accelerate the development of TD-LTE devices for a robust device ecosystem that supports multi-mode, multi-ba