Four operators get BWA spectrum

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The Indian government has allotted spectrum to four operators paving the way for starting high-speed mobile broadband.

Roke launches Wide Area Coverage 3G Femtocell

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Roke Manor Research has developed 3G Wide Area Coverage Femtocell capability using picoChip's technology as the development platform.

Zain Kuwait experiments with LTE

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Mobile service provider, Zain Kuwait is experimenting with LTE and have achived 150 mb/s download speed.

eMobile enhances HSPA+ network

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Japanese mobile operator eMobile has pre-launched its new mobile broadband network using Ericsson's equipments with HSPA+ technology, that claims to support downlink peak data rate of 42 Mbps.

ABI Research: 2011 belongs to LTE

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According to a new ABI Research report 2011 will be the year of LTE, as both Verizon Wireless in the United States and NTT DoCoMo in Japan are expected to begin wide-scale roll-outs by the end of 2

Nokia sells wireless modem business to Renesas

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Nokia & Renesas Electronics have forming a strategic business alliance to develop modem technologies for HSPA+/LTE and its evolution.

Tele2, Telenor to roll out LTE in Sweden

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Swedish telecom operator Tele2 & Norwegian partner Telenor plan to launch 4G LTE network in Stockholm, Gothenburg, Malmo, Karlskrona and Lund cities this year.

Orange unveils five-year action Plan

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France Telecom-Orange has unveiled a five-year action plan, called "conquests 2015". The Group has set its sights on reviving a spirit of growth through international development.

WiMAX Forum to India: Deploy Broadband Now

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WiMAX Forum has urged Indian operators to deploy broadband now. In recent BWA auctions India allocated 2 blocks of 20MHz in the 2.3GHz band across the same 22 service areas. 

First Media Launches WiMAX in Indonesia

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First Media has launched 4G Wimax serices in Indonesia under a new brand called Sitra WiMAX earlier this week.

Huawei, Telstra demonstrate LTE in 1800MHz band

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Australia's Telstra and Huawei are conducting LTE trials using 1800MHz spectrum in Victoria. 

Ericsson demonstrates LTE in India

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Ericsson has conducted first trials of TDD LTE in India using 2.3GHz band, Ericsson made first data call at the Experience Centre, Ericsson Forum, in Gurgaon.

Public Safety Alliance backs propsed alternative spectrum auction

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The Public Safety Alliance (PSA) has announced its support for alternative spectrum that could be auctioned to commercial carriers to provide sufficient federal funding to quickly construct, mainta

ZTE Captures 43.54% of China’s CDMA Market in H1 2010

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ZTE's share in China’s CDMA market increased to 43.54% in the first half of 2010. ZTE also has an accumulated market share of 43.2% of China’s total CDMA equipment market.

Nokia & NSN Test LTE in 800 MHz Band

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Nokia Siemens Networks & Nokia are conducting LTE interoperability tests in 800 MHz Band.