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Argentina says Nextel to be fourth 4G provider – CNBC.com – CNBC

BUENOS AIRES, Feb 21 (Reuters) – Mobile phone company Nextel has been authorized to provide 4G service in Argentina, becoming the fourth provider in the market, communications regulator Enacom said on Tuesday. Enacom said in a statement it sought to promote more competition for users. Movistar, Personal and Claro already offer 4G service. In January 2016 Cablevision, a subsidiary of ... Read More »

Argentina says Nextel to be fourth 4G provider – CNBC

BUENOS AIRES, Feb 21 (Reuters) – Mobile phone company Nextel has been authorized to provide 4G service in Argentina, becoming the fourth provider in the market, communications regulator Enacom said on Tuesday. Enacom said in a statement it sought to promote more competition for users. Movistar, Personal and Claro already offer 4G service. In January 2016 Cablevision, a subsidiary of ... Read More »

Qualcomm: Faster 4G technology to pave way for 5G networks – The San Diego Union-Tribune

Qualcomm continues to increase peak speeds for its smartphone modem chips to exceed gigabit-per-second levels — creating a roadmap to offer even faster speeds in upcoming 5G networks. The San Diego mobile chip maker said Tuesday that it’s rolling out its second generation Snapdragon X20 LTE smartphone modem, which delivers top speeds of 1.2 gigabits per second, or close to the ... Read More »

Qualcomm: Faster 4G technology to pave way for 5G networks – The … – The San Diego Union-Tribune

Qualcomm continues to increase peak speeds for its smartphone modem chips to exceed gigabit-per-second levels — creating a roadmap to offer even faster speeds in upcoming 5G networks. The San Diego mobile chip maker said Tuesday that it’s rolling out its second generation Snapdragon X20 LTE smartphone modem, which delivers top speeds of 1.2 gigabits per second, or close to the ... Read More »

Vodafone extending 4G mobile coverage across Tasmania – ZDNet

Vodafone Australia has announced that it will be expanding its 4G mobile network across Tasmania through the construction of six new mobile towers in the city of Launceston, as well as upgrading four existing towers. The telecommunications provider switched on two new mobile towers in Ravenswood and Norwood at the end of last year, and intends to switch on towers ... Read More »

Qualcomm Brings Its 4G LTE Smarts and Snapdragon to Android Things – Droid Life (press release) (blog)

Android Things, the connected device or Internet of Things (IoT) platform from Google, now has the support of Qualcomm and its work with 4G LTE, the chipmaker announced this morning. Specifically, Qualcomm is making their Snapdragon 210 chipset, with integrated 4G LTE, available to Android Things devices, which could be anything from retail solution to smart home assistants.  Qualcomm will ... Read More »

China has 770 mn 4G users, when India will celebrate 100 mn? – Telecom Lead (registration) (blog)

China has 770 million 4G subscribers at the end of 2016. The entire world is now waiting for the first 100 million 4G subscriber mark in India. If media reports are correct, Mukesh Ambani, chairman of Reliance Industries (RIL), has revealed that Reliance Jio has already achieved 100 million 4G subscribers. This fact was denied by Reliance Jio corporate communication ... Read More »

33C3: Dissecting 3G/4G Phone Modems – Hackaday

[LaForge] and [Holger] have been hacking around on cell phones for quite a while now, and this led to them working on the open cellphone at OpenMoko and developing the OsmocomBB GSM SDR software. Now, they are turning their sights on 3G and 4G modems, mostly because they would like to use them inside their own devices, but would also ... Read More »