AT&T could be prepping LTE for LA; LG plans Spectrum smartphone for Verizon

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> Amazon is planning a software update to the Kindle Fire to address users' concerns of user interface lags. Article

> AT&T Mobility's LTE network has been spotted in Los Angeles. Article

> Clearwire expanded its stock offering by $52.5 million. Release

> An iPad 3 is rumored to drop in February. Article

> The review of Google's purchase of Motorola Mobility has been halted at the European Union. Article

> The Samsung Galaxy Nexus for Verizon Wireless went on sale at some Best Buy locations. Article

> LG appears to be preparing the LTE-capable Spectrum device for Verizon Wireless. Article

> Research In Motion said it will address concerns by the Indonesian government. Article

> Nokia Siemens Networks will sell its fixed-line Broadband Access unit to Adtran. Article

Mobile Content News

> Apple said its App Store now counts more than 500,000 apps. Release

> Isis announced a teaming with Gemalto. Article

> Google refreshed its local movie search service. Article

Broadband Wireless News

> Wireless chipset maker Broadcom announced that gigabit-speed wireless LAN products based on the new IEEE 802.11ac standard will begin shipping next year. Article

> An analyst believes a 3G/4G Amazon Kindle Fire is coming. Article

> Wi-Fi hotspot provider Boingo Wireless announced a deal with Nintendo of America to provide free Wi-Fi access to Nintendo 3DS owners in 42 of Boingo's North American airports. Article

European Wireless News

> Operators need to take a fresh look at network congestion. Editor's Corner

> Everything Everywhere said it will invest over £1.5 billion in the next three years to boost network coverage and prepare for the launch of LTE service. Article

> Google is planning to trial its NFC-based Wallet service in London during the 2012 Olympics, according to a report in the French newspaper Les Echos.  Article

And finally... Modern Warfare 3 beats Avatar. Article