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Latest Apple Watch 3 rumors: LTE option but no calling, Q4 2017 launch – ZDNet

The Apple Watch 3 is expected to carry a similar design to the Apple Watch now available. (Image: CNET/CBS Interactive) While the Apple Watch 3 has previously been reported to feature LTE connectivity, the smartwatch is likely not to feature support for direct phone calls, according to often correct KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. Instead, Apple’s next-generation smartwatch will use ... Read More »

T-Mobile Lights Up World's First 600 MHz LTE Network at Breakneck Pace – Business Wire (press release)

BELLEVUE, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Damn that was fast. T-Mobile (NASDAQ: TMUS) today announced it has begun lighting up its new 600 MHz LTE network — leveraging the massive haul of super-premium low-band spectrum won in the government broadcast incentive auction concluded earlier this year. The announcement comes only two months after the Un-carrier received its spectrum licenses from the FCC. T-Mobile’s first ... Read More »

Verizon commits to building dedicated public-safety LTE core network in 2018 – Urgent Communications

DENVER—Verizon will build a dedicated public-safety LTE core network next year that will be designed to provide public-safety customers with a viable option to the FirstNet nationwide public-safety broadband network (NPSBN) being developed by AT&T, a Verizon executive said today. “Verizon is going to build and operate a private network core dedicated to our public-safety customers that will operate separately ... Read More »

Gigabit LTE continues to gain traction; latest deployment by Proximus in Belgium – RCR Wireless News

Proximus offers gigabit LTE coverage in parts of seven Belgian cities with plans for expansion With gigabit LTE service, also called 4.5G, available in parts of seven cities in Belgium, operator Proximus says “coverage is expected to increase significantly in the coming weeks and months.” Proximus is providing the service using Huawei infrastructure and with device support from the Samsung ... Read More »