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Is there a winner in the LTE vs. WiMAX debate?

At last week's WiMAX World conference in Chicago, some advocates were quick to claim a WiMAX victory in the 4G technology race. "WiMAX is here and it's paving the way for 4G" was a refrain I heard

Slideshow- Sprint brings a WiMAX COW to Baltimore for XOHM celebration.

Sprint took no chances for its WiMAX XOHM celebration event in Baltimore. The company deployed a supplemental "cell site on wheels"- or COW- on top of a parking garage next to the event to ensure

XOHM, Intel and WiMAX Partners Celebrate New 4G Broadband in Baltimore

Ciena rolls out new Ethernet access gear, capabilities

Optical and converged Ethernet vendor Ciena has announced new products and capabilities related to the company's acquisition of World Wide Packets earlier this year. The CN 3920 Service Delivery

Xohm's pricing plans increase chance of service's success

Sprint's WiMAX network has officially gone commercial in Baltimore with some interesting pricing plans that look to attack a number of segments--DSL/cable access, existing mobile broadband services

Sprint looking for bidders for Nextel unit

Sprint Nextel is looking for bidders for its Nextel unit, and may have found a few suitors already, people close to the negotiations said, according to a report in The Wall Street Journal. According

Samsung replaces NSN in Xohm Dallas launch

Sprint's Xohm WiMAX network launched this week in Baltimore, but the lesser-known Xohm-related story out of WiMAX World in Chicago is that Samsung has replaced Nokia Siemens Networks as the vendor

What applications will drive WiMAX adoption?

At WiMAX World 2008 in Chicago this week, I heard a lot of WiMAX leaders talk about how advanced applications will not only drive WiMAX adoption but also set the course for next-generation WiMAX

The latest on Xohm: Usage limits and a new vendor

Sprint Nextel's launch of the Xohm WiMAX service this week has come under unanticipated controversy for an "acceptable use" policy, written into its Xohm subscriber agreements, which gives the

Sprint's Xohm is ready to unwire Baltimore

Baltimore, a city that served as the gritty locale for HBO's underrated drama, "The Wire," is the first market to go live with Sprint Nextel's Xohm WiMAX broadband wireless service which, if it