Report: Price gap between fixed and mobile broadband growing larger; LightSquared CEO: Company to file IPO at some point

> The growing price gap between fixed and mobile broadband is emerging as a major telecommunications issue according to Market Clarity, which claims that mobile broadband can now be as much as 1333 times more expensive than fixed broadband on a per GB basis. Article

> LightSquared will at some point file for an initial public offering, according to Philip Falcone, the head of the hedge fund Harbinger Capital Partners, which backs the wholesale LTE firm. This is the first time Harbinger has publicly acknowledged that an IPO is in the offing. Article

> Following four months of tests, the UK telecoms regulator Ofcom has determined that O2 provided the best mobile broadband service of the four UK operators. Orange, which was judged to offer the worst service, has lodged a complaint with Ofcom questioning the methodology of the study. Article

> The number of connections for ‘big-screen' mobile Internet devices used for business will almost triple over the next five years as the worldwide workforce becomes increasingly mobile, predicts Ovum. Release

> Belgium's telecoms regulator has delayed the spectrum auction for 2.6GHz LTE until November. Article

And Finally... A Chinese zoo official says two rare cubs born to a male lion and a female tiger are being nursed by a dog after they were abandoned by their mother. Article

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