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  • Google using TV whitespace to create spectrum for other uses

    Google has announced a program to take unused TV spectrum whitespace, and repurpose it for use. By creating a spectrum database, Google hopes to allow third parties to use spectrum as needed, and let device manufacturers let the

    November 15, 2013 • Views: 320

  • AT&T closes deal with Verizon, buys $1.9 billion in LTE spectrum

    This week AT&T and Verizon Wireless have closed a business deal that will see the companies swap some 4G LTE. In a deal reportedly worth roughly $1.9 billion, AT&T has just bought tons of spectrum from Verizon Wireless. The two

    September 10, 2013 • Views: 358

  • T-Mobile acquires US Cellular AWS Spectrum to further expand LTE reach

    T-Mobile is currently in the process of acquiring 10MHz of AWS (Advanced Wireless Services) spectrum from US Cellular. This is said to be a cash deal for $308 million and it will help T-Mobile further expand the reach of their 4G

    June 28, 2013 • Views: 274

  • Verizon Wireless offers $1.5 billion for Clearwire spectrum

    Coming fairly fresh off the acquisition of Mohave Wireless, it looks like Verizon Wireless is making another spectrum grab. The latest is from Clearwire and based on recent reports, Big Red has come forward with an offer that is

    April 15, 2013 • Views: 150

  • Google Spectrum Database enters 45-day FCC trial

    Google has begun a 45-day FCC trial in an effort to become certified as a TV White Spaces Database Administrator. Basically, this means Google will be working to make more spectrum available. As part of this trial, Google has

    March 4, 2013 • Views: 166

  • LG Spectrum update detailed by Verizon Wireless

    Verizon updated the LG Spectrum to Ice Cream Sandwich back in October and it looks like details for another software update have recently been posted. And while we would be happy to report this update was brining Jelly Bean, that

    February 18, 2013 • Views: 550

  • AT&T grabs $1.9 billion in network spectrum from Verizon

    Today the two wireless giants have agreed to swap some of their spectrum. Following earnings reports this week from both parties, today the folks from Verizon have agreed to sell off about $1.9 billion worth of network spectrum

    January 25, 2013 • Views: 201

  • AT&T buys more Alltel spectrum for $780 million

    Today AT&T and Alltel announced the plan to swap some more network spectrum in a deal that will net AT&T about 600,000 wireless customers and cost $780 million. AT&T is continuing their efforts to expand and increase their 4G LTE

    January 22, 2013 • Views: 267

  • Verizon sells more 700 Mhz spectrum to Clear Talk

    Verizon has been pretty busy lately working on their 4G LTE spectrum. They've been doing a little of both, selling and buying up available spectrum as long as the FCC approves of the deal. Today Verizon has confirmed they've sold

    November 29, 2012 • Views: 258

  • LG Spectrum 2 Review

    Mid-range smartphones are a mixed bag -- most of them are decent, but at the end of the day, they usually still leave something to be desired. However, every once in a while, a mid-range device will come along that’s worthy of

    November 22, 2012 • Views: 795