AT&T can claim the U.S. LTE speed title with its customers enjoying average download speeds of 13 Mbps, far outpacing data speeds experienced by customers of its leading LTE rivals. Regional operator MetroPCS, on the other hand, limped along in last place with LTE download speeds of 1.2 Mbps, according to an industry vendor.
KDDI's Open Innovation Fund invested $5 million in Fuhu, a developer of children's educational apps and devices. This is the first investment for the fund, which was launched last February and has $60 million in funding to invest in companies in the Silicon Valley area.
The HTC J smartphone for Japanese operator KDDI will include One-Seg mobile TV service, nationwide WiMAX access and cute emails. The handset, slated for late May availability, uses Google's (
Ruckus Wireless once again has an initial public offering in its sights, but only after it establishes itself more firmly as a provider of carrier-grade Wi-Fi network products. Ruckus recently raised
Ruckus Wireless has made a massive mobile data offload network deal with Japan's KDDI. The multi million-dollar agreement will see KDDI deploying more than 10,000 Ruckus Wi-Fi access points initially
CHICAGO--Japanese operator KDDI is planning to deploy LTE but will continue to use its existing CDMA network to handle voice traffic. During a keynote discussion at 4G World, Hideo Okinaka, vice
Qualcomm's ( NASDAQ:QCOM ) broadcast TV technology known as MediaFLO may not be a bust after all. During the company's IQ 2010 event in London, the company said it is now looking at using MediaFLO for
A Japanese government advisory panel said it favors operator giant NTT DoCoMo's proposal to run a next-generation mobile broadcasting service based on ISDB-Tmm technology, shooting down carrier
As expected, Nokia Siemens Networks and Motorola ( NYSE:MOT ) announced a deal that has NSN acquiring the majority of Motorola's wireless network infrastructure assets for $1.2 billion in cash. The
While service provider's spending cutbacks have hurt much of the telecom equipment industry, ADVA Optical Networking held its own in Q1 2010. ADVA Optical Networking's Q1 2010 revenues of $83.7