Virgin ditches UK LTE ambitions to focus on wholesale Wi-Fi network; LTE to account for almost 21% of all handset sales in 2017

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> Virgin ditches UK LTE ambitions, focuses on building wholesale Wi-Fi network. Article

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> Alaska's Coastal Television selects LiveU's 3G/4G LTE backpack for electronic newsgathering operation. Release

> LTE to account for almost 21% of all handset sales in 2017. Release

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