Sprint's WiMAX service live in San Fran; New iPhone Skype app allows video calls over 3G

> Kaufman Brothers expects Sprint to increase its investment in Clearwire in order to keep its majority stake in the company as it goes through a $1.4 billion private placement of debt. Article

> Sprint's WiMAX service is now live in San Francisco. Article

> A new version of the free iPhone app for Skype SA will let users make and receive video calls over 3G networks. Article

> A poll  of 1,000 "likely voters" found that 54 percent oppose the FCC move to push net neutrality. Article

> Comcast announced the company has expanded its re-branded "Xfinity Internet 2Go" mobile WiMAX service in the Sacramento area. Article

> CommScope said its stockholders have voted to approve the proposed $3.9 billion acquisition of the company by private equity firm The Carlyle Group. Article

And Finally... Police say a man on a Southwest Airlines flight from Las Vegas to Boise struck a teenager who refused to turn off his cell phone. Article


Live webinar on 27th Jan 2021: Voice over 5G – evolution, deployment, technology and testing aspects

Voice services have been reality since decades and the industry wants to continue their success story in wireless networks also with 5G. Find out the technology aspects behind incorporating voice services in 5G networks and outlines possible deployment scenarios. To achieve best user experience, we will also demonstrate how to test voice capabilities of 5G smartphones in different deployment scenarios by using the unique R&S®CMX500 radio communication tester and the R&S®CMsquares 5G test software solution from Rohde & Schwarz.