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5G: What Is It & Why Does it Matter?
Que Sera Sarah | 4/1/2015 | 5 comments
It's 5G month at Light Reading, which means we're exploring everything from what 5G entails, what it means for the industry, its challenges, opportunities and progress across the globe.
T-Mobile Aims to Close Map Gap on Its Own
News Analysis | 3/30/2015 | 5 comments
T-Mobile is providing potential customers with its own coverage maps, including crowd-sourced subscriber data and third-party data to provide a more dynamic view of its network.
Carriers Are Bright Spot in BlackBerry Q4
News Analysis | 3/27/2015 | 11 comments
CEO Chen says that BlackBerry is getting the most retail support from carriers it's seen in years, but it's still struggling to turn around both its hardware and software businesses.
AT&T Woos SMBs With Small-Scale WiFi
News Analysis | 3/26/2015 | 18 comments
New WiFi-small site service lets SMBs set up their own AT&T access points to offer free public WiFi to customers as competition for smaller enterprises heats up in the US.
Cohere Technologies Raises $35M
News Wire Feed | 3/24/2015 | Post a comment
Cohere Technologies, which specializes in modulation techniques that unlock wireless network capacity, has raised $35 million in a C round of funding from investors including Australian operator Telstra.
EE Launches WiFi Calling on Samsung S6
News Wire Feed | 3/20/2015 | Post a comment
EE, the UK's most advanced digital communications company, today announced that Samsung's new flagship smartphones, the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge, are available with WiFi calling to pre-order on its superfast 4GEE network.
Tag Team Takes On Apple Watch
Que Sera Sarah | 3/19/2015 | 20 comments
Swiss giant Tag Heuer has teamed up with Google and Intel to take on Apple with a smartwatch of their own as the wearables category starts to heat up.
AT&T & Friends Form Rewards Program
News Analysis | 3/18/2015 | 7 comments
The carrier is joining forces with American Express, ExxonMobil, Macy's, Nationwide, Ride Aid, Direct Energy and Hulu to launch a loyalty program for their customers.
Deviser Instruments Enters Wireless T&M Market
News Wire Feed | 3/17/2015 | 1 comment
Deviser Electronics joint venture enters the wireless test and measurement market with new handheld devices for the installation, maintenance and troubleshooting of wireless communication sites.
From The Founder
Networks of the future will rely on "white box" switches and servers rather than proprietary hardware and that's going to alter the shape of the communications industry. Who says so? John Chambers.
Upcoming Live Events
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RiverMeadow outlines why the hybrid cloud is here to stay.
BETWEEN THE CEOs - Executive Interviews
LR CEO and Founder Steve Saunders sits down with the head of Qosmos to talk about the changing state of the art in deep packet inspection technology, including its role in SDN and NFV architectures.
Chattanooga’s EPB publicly owned utility comms company has become a poster child for how to enable a local economy using next-gen networking technology. Steve Saunders, Founder of Light Reading, sits down with Harold DePriest, president and CEO of EPB, to learn how EPB is bringing big time tech to small town America.
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