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GCI expands 5G coverage
News Wire Feed | 6/6/2023

GCI says it has upgraded its third 5G-capable wireless site in Juneau. #pressrelease

Apollo invests $2B into AT&T mobile subsidiary
News Wire Feed | 6/5/2023

Apollo has agreed to invest $2 billion in preferred equity securities to be issued by AT&T Mobility II LLC. #pressrelease

Verizon launches '+play' streaming bundle that combines Netflix, Paramount+ and Showtime
News Wire Feed | 6/2/2023

Verizon is pitching a streaming bundle for its +play aggregation offering that combines a subscription to Netflix, Paramount+ and Showtime for $25.99. #pressrelease

Bluepeak hires Lana Frank as chief commercial officer
News Wire Feed | 5/31/2023

Lana Frank, a former exec with Surf Broadband, WideOpenWest and Dish Network, has joined Bluepeak's leadership team as chief commercial officer. #pressrelease

Semtech appoints new president and CEO
News Wire Feed | 5/30/2023

Paul Pickle, formerly of Lantronix, will succeed the retiring Mohan Maheswaran as president and CEO of Semtech. #pressrelease

New NCTA CTO hails from the wireless world
News Wire Feed | 5/30/2023

Rikin Thakker, most recently CTO at the Wireless Infrastructure Association, has been appointed to the same post at the NCTA - The Internet & Television Association. #pressrelease

Rajeev Suri to leave Inmarsat following Viasat deal
News Wire Feed | 5/26/2023

As Viasat closes in on its purchase of Inmarsat, Inmarsat said its CEO Rajeev Suri would leave the company after the deal is done. #pressrelease

Apple announces multibillion-dollar deal with Broadcom for 5G
News Wire Feed | 5/23/2023

Apple said it will buy US-made 5G components from Broadcom in a move that some see as a shift by the iPhone maker away from Qualcomm. #pressrelease

Verizon touts '5G Multi-View' for Indianapolis 500
News Wire Feed | 5/19/2023

Verizon said it would offer its "5G Multi-View" service during the Indianapolis 500 race on Sunday. #pressrelease

Meta puts Terragraph, Maveric and other tech into 'LF Connectivity'
News Wire Feed | 5/19/2023

Following the closure of its Facebook Connectivity effort, Meta said it would put its Terragraph, Open M-Plane and Maveric technologies to the Linux Foundation's new Connectivity initiative. #pressrelease

Inmarsat preps launch of L-band satellites
News Wire Feed | 5/19/2023

Inmarsat has tapped SWISSto12 to develop three I-8 satellites for future L-band safety services. #pressrelease

Starry report highlights digital divide efforts
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2023

FWA provider Starry has issued its first report highlighting the impact of its 'Starry Connect' program that provides no-cost and low-cost broadband to public and affordable housing residents. #pressrelease

New monitoring tech could run in 60GHz
News Wire Feed | 5/18/2023

The FCC voted on new rules that would pave the way for 'unlicensed field disturbance sensors' in the 57-71GHz band. #pressrelease

Cincinnati buys $4.2M public safety network from Ceragon
News Wire Feed | 5/16/2023

The city of Cincinnati said it will upgrade its public safety network via a $4.2 million deal with Ceragon Networks. #pressrelease

DoD, NTIA announce 5G plan for 3.3-3.4GHz
News Wire Feed | 5/15/2023

In a joint announcement, the US Department of Defense (DoD) and the NTIA announced a plan to release spectrum between 3.3GHz and 3.4GHz for 5G services.#pressrelease

Former VMware exec joins Casa Systems as VP of global business development
News Wire Feed | 5/11/2023

Rod Gilbert has joined Casa Systems as VP of global business development for the company's cable, cloud and 5G RAN products. #pressrelease

Federated Wireless releases 'Neutral Host 2.0'
News Wire Feed | 5/11/2023

In its pursuit of the private wireless 5G sector, Federated Wireless announced its new Neutral Host 2.0 offering. #pressrelease

Vertical Bridge to build towers for Verizon
News Wire Feed | 5/10/2023

Verizon announced a deal with DigitalBridge tower company Vertical Bridge wherein Vertical Bridge will build towers in locations where Verizon needs them. #pressrelease

Skyboxe FWA router takes aim at the MVNO market
News Wire Feed | 5/9/2023

Skyboxe says its new 5G fixed wireless access router is targeted to the MVNO market and has earned certifications from AT&T and T-Mobile. #pressrelease

Charter hires former Sprint executive for mobile push
News Wire Feed | 5/8/2023

Charter said David Owens, a former Sprint executive, will be its new SVP of mobile product, reporting to Charter's mobile chief Danny Bowman. #pressrelease

Yannis Macheras named CEO of Harmoni Towers
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2023

Palistar Capital's Harmoni Towers named Yannis Macheras the company's new CEO. #pressrelease

T‑Mobile supercharges 5G standalone uplink speeds
News Wire Feed | 5/4/2023

T-Mobile worked with Nokia and Qualcomm to reach uplink speeds topping 200 Mbps in a 5G data call leveraging uplink carrier aggregation. #pressrelease

GCI brings unlimited mobile to Unalaska
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2023

GCI, Alaska's largest operator, says it now offers unlimited mobile service in the remote Unalaska region. #pressrelease

Cellular One teams with Optiva to launch VoLTE
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2023

Cellular One, an operator in the US Southwest, said it will work with Optiva to launch Voice over LTE (VoLTE). #pressrelease

DartPoints buys more data centers
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2023

Data center operator DartPoints said it acquired Venyu, which owns data centers in Louisiana. #pressrelease

Baicells touts private LTE network for Phoenix rental community
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2023

CBRS equipment vendor Baicells said it teamed with CELLocity, ALEF Edge and LittleBird to build a private LTE wireless network for some residential rental communities in Phoenix. #pressrelease

Astound Broadband teams with Reach for new mobile offering
News Wire Feed | 5/3/2023

Astound Broadband, the company behind RCN, Grande Communications and Wave Broadband, has partnered with Reach to develop and launch a mobile service offering. #pressrelease

Mobi inks MVNO deal with T-Mobile
News Wire Feed | 5/2/2023

Hawaiian operator Mobi said it will operate an MVNO on T-Mobile's network.#pressrelease

T-Mobile beefs up business offerings
News Wire Feed | 5/1/2023

T-Mobile announced a series of new offerings and discounts for small business customers. #pressrelease

AR, XR, 3D, drones and other tech highlighted by T-Mobile's startup project
News Wire Feed | 4/26/2023

Through its 'Accelerator' program for startups, T-Mobile said it's working with a number of new tech companies. #pressrelease

Charter, Comcast take aim at T-Mobile's FWA ads
News Wire Feed | 4/25/2023

Both Charter and Comcast filed complaints with an advertising arbiter about T-Mobile's fixed wireless access (FWA) advertisements. #pressrelease

T-Mobile wins VA business
News Wire Feed | 4/24/2023

T-Mobile announced it will be the primary wireless service provider for the US Department of Veterans Affairs. #pressrelease

Sandvine helps Telenet trim truck rolls
News Wire Feed | 4/20/2023

Companies claim 8% truck roll reduction and other benefits in project that addresses issues affecting customer experience. #pressrelease

Cohere, Intel, Mavenir, others team for 'Multi-G' open RAN
News Wire Feed | 4/19/2023

Cohere, Intel, Juniper Networks, Mavenir and VMware announced their new 'Multi-G initiative' to define open RAN frameworks, interfaces, interoperability testing and evaluation criteria. #pressrelease

Lumen launches 400G
News Wire Feed | 4/19/2023

Lumen Technologies announced it now offers 400G IP transit ports across its backbone network in the US and parts of Europe. #pressrelease

Versa expands Zero Trust Network Access beyond remote workers
News Wire Feed | 4/18/2023

Versa Zero Trust Everywhere combines zero trust security with software-defined LAN for onsite, remote and hybrid workers. #pressrelease

Verizon deploys private 5G network for Ohio hospital
News Wire Feed | 4/18/2023

Verizon said it deployed a private wireless 5G network in a new Cleveland Clinic hospital in Mentor, Ohio. #pressrelease

Cox smart hospital exec survey reveals future-proofing health tech investments
News Wire Feed | 4/18/2023

Eighty-four percent of hospital executives said these initiatives have a strong or positive impact on attracting and retaining clinical staff. #pressrelease

Ericsson inks R&D deal for Canada
News Wire Feed | 4/17/2023

Ericsson said it will expand its research and development efforts in Ottawa, Ontario and Montreal, Quebec, under a new deal with the Canadian government. #pressrelease

NCTC forges mobile connection with AT&T
News Wire Feed | 4/13/2023

The National Content & Technology Cooperative (NCTC) has entered an exclusive deal with AT&T to serve as the exclusive wireless carrier for all of the coop's member mobile service offerings. #pressrelease

Intel to make chips based on Arm designs
News Wire Feed | 4/12/2023

Intel said its foundry customers can use the company's 18A process to build chips using Arm technologies. #pressrelease

Tessco in $161M merger with private equity and GetWireless
News Wire Feed | 4/12/2023

Lee Equity Partners and Twin Point Capital, along with GetWireless, will acquire wireless distributor Tessco in a deal worth $161.4 million. #pressrelease

Nokia selected by Zain Jordan for nationwide 5G
News Wire Feed | 4/8/2023

Nokia to modernize Zain's existing network infrastructure and deploy 5G equipment based on its comprehensive AirScale Baseband and Radio portfolio. #pressrelease

T-Mobile and Major League Baseball strike new long-term deal
News Wire Feed | 4/6/2023

T-Mobile will use its 5G network to test an automatic ball/strike system in minor league games and ensure reliable, low latency communications on the field. #pressrelese

Ericsson and Intel to advance 5G in Malaysia
News Wire Feed | 4/3/2023

The companies plan to accelerate digitalization in Malaysia as well as spur the adoption of the new technology by enterprises. #pressrelease

Cox Mobile adds iPhone 14 lineup to its device mix
News Wire Feed | 3/31/2023

Following its mobile service launch in August 2022, Cox has added a lineup of Apple iPhone 14 models to its device lineup. #pressrelease

5G will enable a wide range of new business applications, says Ericsson
News Wire Feed | 3/29/2023

5G has tremendous potential to transform industries that require low latency, reliable service availability and higher upload speeds. #pressrelease

Nokia enhances Docomo's network with upgraded IP core and transport network slicing for 5G services
News Wire Feed | 3/28/2023

DOCOMO deployed Nokia's Network Services Platform (NSP) to automate the creation, assurance, and optimization of transport network slices. #pressrelease

FirstNet helps Superior Ambulance connect paramedics
News Wire Feed | 3/27/2023

New technologies expand EMS capabilities to better serve communities across the Midwest. #pressrelease

AAA chooses T-Mobile as exclusive wireless partner
News Wire Feed | 3/21/2023

AAA is working with T-Mobile to help reduce response times and get people out of harm's way more quickly. #pressrelease

Jonathan Sipling to head up marketing for Dish's wireless biz
News Wire Feed | 3/21/2023

Jonathan Sipling is the new SVP and CMO for Dish Network's 'Retail Wireless' business, which includes its Boost Mobile and Boost Infinite brands. #pressrelease

Verizon lights up 5G Ultra Wideband across Iowa
News Wire Feed | 3/16/2023

Verizon lights up 5G Ultra Wideband across Iowa. Customers in Ames, Cedar Rapids and Iowa City benefit from new high-performance 5G technology with higher speeds, greater capacity and ultra network reliability. #pressrelease

Nokia wireless supports The Ocean Cleanup
News Wire Feed | 3/16/2023

Nokia will provide private wireless connectivity, network edge equipment and analytics to help plastic harvesting operations in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. #pressrelease

BICS and Mavenir deliver VoLTE solution for post-sunset roaming interoperability
News Wire Feed | 3/16/2023

BICS and Mavenir deliver VoLTE solution for post-sunset roaming interoperability. This will help bridge the digital divide between 2G/3G networks and those that no longer support older-generation voice traffic. #pressrelease

Ericsson and Virgin Media O2 extend partnership in boost to UK's 5G connectivity
News Wire Feed | 3/15/2023

Substantial network modernization to include hardware, software, and service enhancements. #pressrelease

Indosat Ooredoo Hutchison to accelerate digital transformation with Ericsson's Digital Monetization Platform
News Wire Feed | 3/14/2023

A collaboration between Indosat Ooredoo Hutchison and Ericsson will enable end-to-end business solutions that accelerate digital transformation using Digital Monetization Platform (DMP). #pressrelease

AT&T inks CWA deal covering 7,000 workers
News Wire Feed | 3/13/2023

AT&T reached an agreement with the Communications Workers of America (CWA) union covering 7,000 of its employees in its wireless business in the Southeast. #pressrelease

Mavenir, Radisys, Fujitsu, AT&T among 5G Challenge participants
News Wire Feed | 3/10/2023

The NTIA announced the companies - including Mavenir, Radisys, AT&T, GXC and Fujitsu - that will participate in its 5G Challenge this year. #pressrelease

Omdia: Broadband services to flourish from a 5G infusion
News Wire Feed | 3/7/2023

Omdia: Broadband services to flourish from a 5G infusion; buyers continue swapping out legacy dedicated circuits for higher-speed/lower-cost broadband alternatives. #pressrelease

Verizon upgrades NRG stadium
News Wire Feed | 3/6/2023

Verizon added 45 nodes to deliver 5G coverage using both Verizon's newly acquired C-band spectrum and its premium high-band mmWave spectrum. #pressrelease

Ericsson and stc to collaborate on Cloud RAN, new 5G deployment models
News Wire Feed | 3/2/2023

Ericsson and stc collaboration will focus on efforts to increase network flexibility, delivery of services, and scalability of stc's 5G networks. #pressrelease

Comsol and Ericsson partner to support South Africa's mining sector
News Wire Feed | 3/2/2023

Ericsson will provide Comsol with its Private 5G solution to expand enterprise business within South Africa's mining industry. #pressrelease

Ericsson and Etisalat demo 2.1Gbit/s 5G uplink speed
News Wire Feed | 3/2/2023

Ericsson and Etisalat demonstration shows speed reaching 2.1Gbit/s using 5G dual connectivity and carrier aggregation software features. #pressrelease

Nokia to deploy 5G-ready network in Algeria and Tunisia
News Wire Feed | 3/1/2023

Nokia will modernize and extend the Fiber-to-the-Home (FTTH) network, and modernize the IP network for improved speed and reliability. #pressrelease

T-Mobile advances 5G standalone for improved speed and performance
News Wire Feed | 3/1/2023

T-Mobile expanded voice over 5G (VoNR) to four additional cities and plans to cover 100 million people with VoNR in the coming months. #pressrelease

Chunghwa Telecom and Ericsson ink MoU for 5G and beyond
News Wire Feed | 3/1/2023

Chunghwa Telecom and Ericsson ink MoU for 5G and beyond. The collaboration will propel network evolution to 5G-Advanced and 6G. #pressrelease

Ericsson and partners achieve 5G upload speed of more than 1.6Gbit/s
News Wire Feed | 3/1/2023

Leveraging 5G mmWave network, Ericsson and partners achieve over 1.6Gbit/s upload speed in an enterprise environment. #pressrelease

Nokia and partners achieve industry-first 5G carrier aggregation
News Wire Feed | 2/28/2023

5CC CA enables mobile operators to deliver faster speeds and superior coverage. #pressrelease

Verizon continues to upgrade Dayton's best network
News Wire Feed | 2/28/2023

Recent upgrades lead to testing results that show customers in Dayton have the best experience on Verizon's network. #pressrelease

Verizon continues to upgrade Toledo's best network
News Wire Feed | 2/28/2023

Recent upgrades lead to testing results that show customers in Toledo have the best experience on Verizon's network. #pressrelease

T-Mobile US enables advanced wildfire detection with 5G
News Wire Feed | 2/28/2023

As wildfires across the world become more frequent and severe, T-Mobile is using its leading nationwide 5G network to help reduce the impact of these disasters across the U.S. #pressrelease

Ericsson and NBN Co expand their strategic partnership
News Wire Feed | 2/28/2023

Ericsson and NBN Co have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to collaborate on research, development, and innovation of fixed wireless telecommunications technologies. #pressrelease

Ericsson and partners test 5G Fixed Wireless Access tech in Indonesia
News Wire Feed | 2/28/2023

Ericsson and partners test 5G Fixed Wireless Access tech in Indonesia. The trials will use new frequency spectrum of 3.5 GHz and 26 GHz that have been granted by the Indonesian Ministry of Communications and Informatics. #pressrelease

Ericsson and partners extend Memo of Understanding for MRANTI Park tech clusters
News Wire Feed | 2/27/2023

The effort will accelerate the commercialisation of 5G-enabled Science, Technology, Innovation and Economy (STIE) solutions for companies in Malaysia. #pressrelease

Cox Mobile commits to converged future
News Wire Feed | 2/27/2023

Following a successful nationwide launch earlier this year, Cox Mobile is continuing the conversation around a connected and converged future. #pressrelease

Nokia inks deal with MTN for 5G in South Africa
News Wire Feed | 2/27/2023

Nokia to deploy its comprehensive AirScale portfolio to modernize and expand MTN's 5G radio network for superior coverage and capacity. #pressrelease

Nokia launches anyRAN to drive CloudRAN partnerships
News Wire Feed | 2/27/2023

Nokia's Cloud RAN Smart Network Interface Card (NIC) with in-Line Layer 1 acceleration ensures performance parity across purpose-built, hybrid, or cloud networks. #pressrelease

Nokia launches its latest generation of AirScale 5G radios
News Wire Feed | 2/27/2023

Lightweight, energy-efficient, modular, and easy to install, Habrok simplifies deployments and enhances Nokia's comprehensive AirScale RAN portfolio. #pressrelease

Nokia's 5G Core to support Comcast's mobile efforts
News Wire Feed | 2/23/2023

Nokia's service will allow Comcast to deliver new seamless connectivity and expand Nokia's footprint in North America. #pressrelease

T-Mobile to bring 5G to ski resorts nationwide
News Wire Feed | 2/23/2023

Vail Resorts chooses T-Mobile to improve its resort coverage, explore 5G‑powered solutions to enhance resort operations, and support sustainability goals. #pressrelease

Mavenir and Jabil to manufacture OpenBeam radios
News Wire Feed | 2/23/2023

Mavenir and Jabil to manufacture OpenBeam radios; adds massive MIMO radio production in Pune, India. #pressrelease

Dish sheds another 268K pay-TV subs in Q4
News Wire Feed | 2/23/2023

Dish ended 2022 with 9.75 million pay-TV subs, including 7.42 million satellite TV subs and 2.33 million Sling TV customers. #pressrelease

Telstra and Ericsson extend reach on 5G mid band to 100km
News Wire Feed | 2/23/2023

Telstra and Ericsson successfully completed a 100km long-range 5G data call on a mid-band Time Division Duplex (TDD) Advanced Antenna System (AAS) radio in a live commercial network. #pressrelease

Dell'Oro: Mobile backhaul microwave transmission market grew 7% in 2022
News Wire Feed | 2/22/2023

E/V band shipments grew 40 percent in 4Q 2022. #pressrelease

AT&T, Verizon battle over 'better network' claims
News Wire Feed | 2/22/2023

Verizon said it would appeal a ruling that held up AT&T complaints over Verizon's 'better network' ad claims. #pressrelease

SBA's CEO, Jeff Stoops, to retire
News Wire Feed | 2/22/2023

SBA Communications announced its longtime CEO, Jeff Stoops, will retire at the end of this year and that the company's CFO, Brendan Cavanagh, will succeed him. #pressrelease

Nokia wins 10-year 5G deal with Antina in Singapore
News Wire Feed | 2/22/2023

Nokia to deploy new standalone 5G network and enhance the existing network infrastructure throughout Singapore. #pressrelease

Omdia: Growth of 4G over 5G in 2022 raises concern
News Wire Feed | 2/22/2023

Omdia research has found that only 31% of mobile operators offered 5G in 2022. #pressrelease

T-Mobile and AWS join forces on 5G advanced network solutions
News Wire Feed | 2/21/2023

T-Mobile and AWS join forces on 5G advanced network solutions. The partnership will deliver customizable 5G edge compute offerings. #pressrelease

Nokia and Bosch set a new bar for 5G positioning
News Wire Feed | 2/21/2023

Nokia and Bosch set a new bar for 5G positioning; proof-of-concept network in Germany demonstrated accuracy within 50 cm. #pressrelease

Dell'Oro: RAN misses 2022 expectations
News Wire Feed | 2/17/2023

Dell'Oro: RAN misses 2022 expectations; Nokia and Samsung are on the rise. #pressrelease

Phone refurbishing startup Apkudo raises $37.5M in Series C
News Wire Feed | 2/16/2023

Apkudo, a startup that offers phone refurbishment services to companies like T-Mobile, said it raised $37.5 million in a Series C round of venture funding. #pressrelease

Nokia and Tele2 to offer private wireless to enterprises in Sweden
News Wire Feed | 2/16/2023

Nokia and Tele2 to offer private wireless to enterprises in Sweden. Extended 5G offering will enable enterprises to achieve cost, efficiency and sustainability goals. #pressrelease

Nokia: Mobile data usage in India tripled over the last five years
News Wire Feed | 2/16/2023

Nokia Mobile Broadband Index (MBiT) report finds usage climbed 3.2x in the last five years, reaching over 14 exabytes per month. #pressrelease

Nokia and CUC collaborate on 5G fixed wireless access
News Wire Feed | 2/15/2023

Nokia and CUC trial a 5G fixed wireless access (FWA) solution based on Nokia's converged Multi Access Gateway in the existing network (Guangdong). #pressrelease

Nokia and Viettel deploy Vietnam's first DWDM 600G network
News Wire Feed | 2/15/2023

Nokia and Viettel deploy Vietnam's first DWDM 600G network. The network uses Nokia's PSE-V super-coherent optical engines, transmitting a 600Gbit/s channel in the C-band to connect Viettel's main core sites. #pressrelease

Mavenir and Cohere speed the transition to multi gen, Open RAN networks
News Wire Feed | 2/15/2023

Cohere and Mavenir's new Multi-G solution includes spectrum multiplier MIMO solution for 4G, 5G, Open RAN and OTFS. #pressrelease

Tigo Tanzania and Ericsson launch 5G and upgrade existing network
News Wire Feed | 2/15/2023

Tigo Tanzania and Ericsson launch 5G and upgrade existing network. The program will modernize the existing 4G network across the country. #pressrelease

Telia and Ericsson roll out 5G innovation program
News Wire Feed | 2/15/2023

NorthStar aims to accelerate the 5G adoption and transformation of industries, thereby strengthening the country's international competitiveness. #pressrelease

Centerline buys Pearson Pelletier Telecom for wireless services
News Wire Feed | 2/14/2023

Centerline Communications said it acquired Pearson Pelletier Telecom, which offers wireless network and infrastructure services in Canada. #pressrelease

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