CTIA Wireless 2010

 

Verizon Wireless Jumping Into Apps Game

CTIA Wireless — Verizon Wireless (VZ) is finally getting into the apps game, although one could argue the carrier is entering a saturated market. The wireless service provider, the largest in the United States, will launch its own mobile phone apps store on Monday, March 29, the company said at CTIA. Verizon sells the Motorola (MOT) Droid; […]

AT&T To Launch Tablet Computer With OpenPeak

CTIA Wireless — AT&T Inc. (T) has announced three emerging devices agreements with vendors and says it plans to start testing interactive marketing soon. First, the service provider is working with OpenPeak Inc., a maker of touch-screens and device-management platforms, to develop a tablet computer. The device – presumably a competitor to the Apple Inc. iPad – […]

T-Mobile Ready To Compete With Faster 3G Network

CTIA Wireless — T-Mobile USA has joined the race to offer fast mobile broadband to U.S. wireless users. The Deutsche Telekom-owned carrier said on Tuesday it expects to cover 100 metro areas with its upgraded 3G network by the end of the year. That way, subscribers’ video and downloading will move more quickly. Meanwhile, larger […]

Sprint Makes Good on 4G Phone Promise

CTIA Wireless — Sprint Nextel Corp. (S) made good on its promise to launch a WiMAX phone in the first half of the year. On Tuesday, the wireless carrier, which sells 4G service off the Clearwire Corp. network, took the wraps off its HTC EVO 4G device. Rumor had it the phone was to be called […]

Clearwire Says WiMAX in 7 More Cities This Year

CTIA Wireless — Consumers and businesses wanting faster mobile broadband will have it in seven more cities some time this year. Clearwire Corp. (CLWR), the nation’s most well-known 4G operator, said on Tuesday it will expand its WiMAX network into Cincinnati, Cleveland, Los Angeles, Miami, Pittsburgh, Salt Lake City and St. Louis. The company earlier this year […]

AirWalk To Debut Enterprise Femtocell for Voice, Data

Advances in femtocell technology are being highlighted at CTIA Wireless 2010, including a version that manufacturer AirWalk Communications Inc. touts as the first to support both high-speed data and voice via a dual-mode platform. The enterprise-class EdgePoint PRO combines both 1xRTT and 1xEV-DO Rev. A technologies, enabling higher capacity and simultaneous transmission of voice and […]

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