Fitch Ratings downgrades Sprint Nextel; Airspan completes white space spectrum trials

> Following a downgrade from Moody's Investor Service, Fitch Ratings this week downgraded its ratings for Sprint Nextel based on its LTE plans and its Apple iPhone sales plans. Release

­> Airspan Networks says that it has completed trials for broadband network operation in TV White Space spectrum in the U.S., U.K. and Finland. Article

> Ascom Network Testing and LTE chipmaker Altair Semiconductor announced a licensing agreement which will address their common customers' needs for network testing solutions for TD-LTE and FD-LTE wireless network rollouts. Release

> Mobile broadband developer Stoke announced an ultra high performance version of its Stoke Security eXchange solution for 4G/LTE networks. Article

> Reliance Industries is planning to offer TD-LTE services by early next year and scale it up to a countrywide network by the middle of 2012. Article

And Finally... An unnamed actress is suing in federal court in Seattle for more than $1 million for revealing her age on its Internet Movie Database website and refusing to remove the reference when asked. Article

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