Posted On Wednesday, April 25, 2012 By admin. Under BoyGenius Tags: 4g lte, at&t, aws, boygenius, business, fcc, lte, mobile, spectrum, t-mobile
Following AT&T’s failed attempt to acquire T-Mobile USA from Deutsche Telekom for $39 billion, AT&T had to pay a lofty break-up fee as per the terms of its agreement. AT&T’s related expenses totaled $4 billion, and included in that sum was the transfer of AWS spectrum licenses to T-Mobile in 128 different markets
Posted On Friday, April 20, 2012 By admin. Under BoyGenius Tags: 4g lte, android, android 4.0, boygenius, galaxy nexus, ice cream sandwich, lte, pre-orders, pre-sales, samsung, sprint
Sprint’s highly anticipated Samsung Galaxy Nexus is no longer available for pre-order after initial stock sold out this week.
Posted On Wednesday, April 4, 2012 By temp. Under BoyGenius Tags: 4g lte, at&t, images, launch date, lte, lumia 900 review, microsoft, nokia, photos, release, review, smartphones, specs, windows-phone
Nokia is in a bind. The company announced more than a year ago that it planned to abandon both Symbian and MeeGo in favor of Windows Phone, the emerging mobile Microsoft platform that is currently still emerging more than two years after it was introduced as “Windows Phone 7 Series” in February 2010.
Posted On Friday, March 23, 2012 By temp. Under BoyGenius Tags: 4g lte, 67 million, at&t, boygenius, japan, lte, mobile, shipments, smartphones, south-korea, united-states, Verizon
Global 4G LTE smartphone shipments reached 6.8 million units in the technology’s first year.
Posted On Tuesday, January 17, 2012 By temp. Under 9to5Mac Tags: 9to5mac, apple inc, cdma, document, dylan ruga, gravatar-init, gravatar-profile, img, ipad, iphone, lte, return-false, var-elem, var-scpt
Samsung made a formal request with the U.S. District Court in California for Apple to reveal the intricacies of its contract with wireless chipmaker Qualcomm, who currently supplies chips for the iPhone 4S, CDMA iPhone 4, and iPad 2.
Posted On Saturday, January 7, 2012 By admin. Under BoyGenius Tags: boygenius, lte, mobile, smartphone, wimax, wireless
More than 50% of all phones sold this year will be capable of running on 4G or 3G data networks, according to a new report from ABI Research. “As the festive cheer of the holiday season dies away, the mood among handset vendors remains quietly confident regarding 2012,” Jake Saunders, vice president of forecasting for ABI Research said. “The outlook will yield growth in the order of 8%, netting 1.67 billion handsets shipped worldwide by the end of 2012.
Posted On Friday, January 6, 2012 By temp. Under TUAW Tags: arieso, data usage, datausage, function-learn, iphone, iphone 4s, iphone4s, learn, lte, siri, the-end, tuaw, var-learn
A new study by telecom network tech firm Arieso shows that owners of Apple's new iPhone 4S are using almost twice as much data with their devices than iPhone 4 users, and almost three times as much as iPhone 3G users.
Posted On Tuesday, January 3, 2012 By admin. Under BoyGenius Tags: ace, at&t, boygenius, lte, mobile, nokia, rumors, windows-phone
AT&T and Nokia are expected to unveil the Nokia Ace during next week’s Consumer Electronics Show, reports claim. The Ace will also be known internationally as the Lumia 900 and
Posted On Tuesday, January 3, 2012 By admin. Under BoyGenius Tags: boygenius, business, deal, extension, lightsquared, lte, mobile, sprint
Sprint recently told LightSquared that it has an additional 30 days to gain approval from the Federal Communications Commission to launch its 4G LTE network. Sprint said in March that it would deploy part of its planned 4G LTE network using LightSquared’s 1600MHz frequency spectrum, but LightSquared has yet to prove to the FCC that adjustments to its network no longer interfere with GPS technology. Sprint originally gave LightSquared until December 31st to gain the approval, which The Wall Street Journal said is a condition of the 15-year partnership