Undercuts Huawei and ZTE in China Mobile 4G tender
CTO says vendor is seeking insight and inspiration from developer competitions
After a few months away, Sarah Reedy is back on the Light Reading team
Four new focus areas for NGMN Alliance highlight the key challenges facing mobile network operators in 2013
9:00 AM Smartphones have bigger mobile data appetites than tablets in Europe
11:20 AM Signs of renewed femtocell momentum raise questions for the public access small-cell market
10:00 AM Independent mobile operators needed to bridge Europe's growing data price divide, finds study
2:35 PM Hurrah! 4G auction process gets under way today as regulator Ofcom starts taking applications
7:05 AM A potentially significant smartphone design is just one of the winners of a contest to discover the best startups in the UK
10:50 AM Can two be better than one when it comes to LTE patent pools?
5:00 AM As the countdown to the Leading Lights awards continues, it's time to look at our nine finalists for the private company of the year
11:25 AM Some utility companies don't want to rely on telcos for communications networks in their smart grids
4:40 PM With MetroPCS deal, is Deutsche Telekom finally saying auf wiedersehen to its US investment?
10:20 AM Carrier scraps mobile VoIP charge plan, but increases data prices
7:30 AM Huawei Device chief predicts big growth, references a Windows 8 handset and hints at a potential new OS
11:00 AM Will Mexico start a wave of 700MHz licensing that leaves the US model stranded?
11:25 AM We're not talking geometry here, but the threat of LTE signaling storms
8:15 AM As EC proposes spectrum-sharing policy, regulators need to get on board
10:40 AM Vendor adds Europe to its list of LTE conquests
8:30 AM Light Reading's Leading Lights Awards is looking for the Private Company of the Year
5:00 AM VoLTE could finally allow carriers a way to compete with popular over-the-top voice apps
7:15 AM If the latest speculation is right, Apple will reveal its next iPhone in September
11:05 AM 'I'll see you outside...'
7:00 AM Are subscriber database issues going to bedevil mobile operators?
4:00 AM Loss of services provides O2 UK with a customer relationship challenge
9:25 AM If it's Tuesday, this must be billing in Belgium…
7:10 AM On a fine June day in the UK capital, I looked for small cells on lampposts
12:00 PM Small cells factored big in talks about RAN technology evolution at the 3GPP
9:35 AM Investment in mobile coupon company looks like a good deal for Vodafone
4:00 AM Like them and/or loathe them, OTT services stir up mixed emotions for mobile operators
8:00 AM It wasn't all doom and gloom at LTE World Summit in Barcelona, but the dire Spanish economy cast its shadow, most notably at the airport
4:00 PM London's first (and only) LTE network gets caught on camera by Light Reading Mobile
1:00 PM After a reseller agreement with Ruckus Wireless, will NSN hedge its carrier Wi-Fi bets?
12:05 PM An analyst forecast for Nokia's smartphone market share looks dire
10:25 Ruckus Wireless has reportedly hired banks for an IPO and is poised to announce a partnership with Nokia Siemens
5:40 PM The credit rating agency knocks Nokia down to a notch above junk
12:05 AM Profit warning reveals severity of threat to Nokia's emerging market strongholds
6:40 AM What does the iPhone maker want with a femtocell patent?
7:20 AM The UK's LTE spectrum auction could face yet more delays
8:05 AM Microsoft and Nokia attempt to entice developers with investments – but is €18M enough?
7:40 AM First green shoots appear for next-gen mobile broadband in UK
7:00 AM Sprint reportedly poised to pull plug on network share deal on March 15
9:45 AM Michelle's unofficial Mobile World Congress slideshow
3:00 AM Light Reading Mobile did some small cell spotting here at MWC
12:00 PM Goodbye, femtos. Hello, 'small cells'
9:15 AM Expect a Wi-Fi renaissance in Barcelona this year
9:40 AM NTT Docomo wants to talk to Google about Android's excessive signaling traffic load
8:15 AM South Korean mobile operator SK Telecom explains its Het Net
7:55 AM Vendors create federated CDN for mobile networks
9:50 AM That's what Bloomberg reports, but should operators be worried about the impact on their networks?
Hold on to your hats as the Het Net gets even hotter
9:25 AM A smartphone usage study finds that extreme data users are exposed, identifying the iPhone 4S as the data-hungriest device of the lot
7:00 AM Microsoft appoints new Windows Phone leader
6:00 AM The European Commission's antitrust regulator isn't happy about the strategies behind smartphone patent litigation
6:45 AM Latest speculation has it that Nokia will launch a Windows 8 tablet in June next year
12:40 PM O2's LTE trial network in London makes some points about point-to-multipoint wireless backhaul systems
8:30 AM European Commission's new spectrum policy is closer to reality
6:20 PM Whatever it does tomorrow at Nokia World, it just has to be good
2:35 PM UK operator comes down from the mobile cloud, for now
6:10 AM Five companies prepare for Belgium's auction of FDD and TDD LTE spectrum
7:10 AM The US Department of Justice is reportedly still reviewing Nortel's $4.5B patents sale
7:40 AM Here's why these eight companies made the cut for this year's award
7:30 AM Now the Chinese vendor wants some answers
7:50 AM An effective LTE patent pool looks increasingly unlikely
10:00 AM The specter of Carl Icahn causes some excitement
10:45 AM Telefónica kicks off LTE services in Spain
9:00 AM Apple takes Samsung to court in Tokyo
10:15 AM AT&T is reportedly able to lower its bid for T-Mobile
7:00 AM Saudi operator looks on course for the first mass-market LTE TDD launch
10:15 AM How many Apple smartphones could Sprint sell?
7:00 AM European governments are getting greedy with LTE auctions
Probably not, as latest report douses speculation about a smartphone launch
9:30 AM Operators start app-based charging, finds new mobile data study from Allot
2:40 PM Tech giants vie for patent prowess and protection
6:50 AM Chinese vendor steps up branding efforts in the UK
6:30 AM Hacker's Choice raises security issue with Vodafone femtocell
8:35 AM Courts approve sale to Rockstar group, but the DoJ has been asked to step in
6:55 AM AT&T and T-Mobile merger faces deeper scrutiny at state level
6:50 AM Apple's 'app store' trademark spat sparks grassroots open-apps movement
12:25 PM US rural operator struggles to get femto devices for its AWS spectrum
4:15 PM And mobile gaming is only the beginning
1:25 PM The DoJ is reportedly concerned about Apple's interest in Nortel's patents
11:40 AM For now, it's all about acquiring more smartphone users
7:00 AM If Microsoft splashes $8B on Skype, how will that affect Nokia?
1:30 PM With tablets like ZTE's new Light Pro, this could be contagious
12:25 PM Swedish vendor marches towards 50B connections
10:05 AM Mobile data growth and aggressive pricing round out a tale of two Swedes
1:05 PM Good news ripple-effect from M&A action in the US reaches Vodafone across The Pond
10:30 AM Opera hits a sour note with GetJar and gets itself banned from app store
1:15 PM Specs are on track, but don't get too excited just yet
4:20 AM How many CEOs does it take to hold a press conference? Ask WAC
9:50 AM Nokia CEO Stephen Elop shares brutal analysis of company with employees (and everyone else)
1:25 PM All base stations great and small, carriers could have them all
8:30 PM It's a teeny-tiny femto for your iPhone
7:00 AM Its Q1 numbers are great, but there's trouble ahead in Europe
6:30 AM Six markets and counting for Vodafone's femtocell services
2:00 PM World's first LTE network launched a year ago today
4:30 AM Australian WiMax operator tests LTE TDD
6:40 AM What's the next step for the managed services giant?
9:20 AM Operator reportedly rejects Chinese vendors over security fears