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Best Buy says Instinct breaking sales records

While the iPhone 3G takes up the bulk of news on the web today, Best Buy is revealing that Samsung's Instinct is a best-seller for the electronics retailer. A spokesman told Wireless Week that the

Maravedis: Clearwire world's largest wireless broadband operator

According to Maravedis, Clearwire is the world's largest broadband wireless access (BWA) provider in the world. The firm recently counted all of the global WiMAX and proprietary BWA subscribers and

Airvana upgrades EV-DO software

Airvana announced an upgrade to the company's radio network control technology to give CDMA 1xEV-DO operators more capacity and higher data speeds. Some 70 operators worldwide use Airvana's

Sprint goes with DragonWave for Xohm backhaul

It's no secret that backhaul capacity is a big issue for the deployment of 4G networks. Without the right amount of backhaul, the speeds offered by 4G are negated. Earlier this year, Sprint Nextel

Comcast spreading its WiMAX wings

It was reported last week that the venture capital unit of cable TV provider Comcast, along with other firms, had been part of a $12.6 million seed investment in WiMAX-related start-up Cartiza

Comcast invests in mobile broadband firm

Comcast is making more inroads in mobile broadband. The cable firm made a seed-round investment in Littleton, Mass.-based startup Cartiza Networks, which is developing an IP-based content management

Sprint's marketing dollars aren't delivering

Although Sprint seems to be experiencing some success from its recent launch of the Samsung Instinct, the firm's increased investment in marketing doesn't seem to be paying off. Sprint increased its

2008 Wireless Predictions: Mid-year checkup

As we approach the 4th of July holiday weekend, I decided perhaps it was a good time to reflect on the first six months of 2008 and, more specificallly, on how FierceWireless is faring with its

Sprint's Airave to launch nationwide?

Engadget is reporting that Sprint's Airave femtocell will be available nationwide July 15 for $99 plus a monthly rate plan. Sprint first launched the service last September in Denver and

In telco amnesty battle, money did the talking

A vote in favor of telco amnesty for those companies that aided and abetted the government in its wireless wiretapping program was worth more than a vote against, it appears. Dems who switched their