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Cable companies exit Pivot JV with Sprint

Comcast, Time Warner Cable and Cox Communications have ended their joint venture, branded Pivot, with beleaguered mobile carrier Sprint Nextel. Current Pivot subscribers will have the option of

Towerstream to launch commercial 802.16e

Towerstream is working with WiMAX vendor Alvarion to conduct trials of mobile WiMAX technology in the 3.65 GHz band. Alvarion also announced commercial availability of its 802.16e BreezeMAX 3650 base

SPOTLIGHT: TowerStream to beat Sprint with 802.16e launch?

According to a report from Unstrung, TowerStream is all set to beat Sprint to the punch with the launch of its 802.16e WiMAX technology next month. While Sprint just missed its April launch date for

Is there much value in competitive PTT offerings?

Is there much value in push-to-talk offerings from operators other than Sprint Nextel? Verizon Wireless, according to The Wall Street Journal, is planning to launch a new, faster version of its PTT

Verizon Wireless sues Sprint over interconnects

Verizon Wireless has filed a lawsuit against Sprint Nextel for allegedly failing to pay $10 million in interconnection fees. The suit was filed in Delaware federal court. "Verizon has repeatedly

Verizon Wireless to launch 3G PTT

Verizon Wireless is planning to launch a new, faster version of their push-to-talk service over its 3G network this summer, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal that cites the carrier's

Operator community butts heads with Google again

Operator community butts heads with Google again The operator community once again finds itself butting heads with the likes of Google as CTIA has now weighed in on the fight over unlicensed

CTIA weighs in on white-space spectrum debate

CTIA has now weighed in on the fight over the use of unlicensed white space spectrum, that spectrum that sits between airwaves currently licensed to TV broadcasters. CTIA joins Sprint Nextel and

CTIA, carriers join NAB against white space devices

Sprint Nextel, T-Mobile USA and the CTIA have sided with the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) in the white spaces battle. Just as Google announced that it was turning its attention away

WiMAX Forum certifies first mobile WiMAX products

The WiMAX Forum announced the first mobile WiMAX products to receive a certified seal of approval, a critical step the forum says will ensure interoperability between various mobile WiMAX equipment.