HTC to see major Q4 gains; Hesse says iPad has been good for Sprint

Quick news from across the Web

@FierceWireless: Google Maps For Android Updated With Improved Search: Google today launched Google Maps 4.6 for Android smartphone. Article | Follow @FierceWireless

> Novatel reported a loss in its third quarter. Release

> Smartphone maker HTC predicted gains in the fourth quarter. Article

> Nokia Siemens Networks announced it landed an LTE network deal with Agri-Valley Communications in Michigan. Article

> Sprint Nextel's Dan Hesse said the Apple iPad has been good for the carrier. Article

> Japanese carrier DoCoMo said it will invest $3.3 billion in LTE. Article

> Close to 90,000 Microsoft employees will get Windows Phone 7 devices. Article

> Atlantic Tele-Network reported gains in wireless due to its acquisition of Alltel. Release

Mobile Content News

> Entertainment is now the leading mobile advertising vertical, according to mobile advertising network Millennial Media. Article

> Facebook reportedly is trialing a new solution dubbed Facebook Deals. Article

> Amazon.com will extend its Kindle ereader application to Microsoft's new Windows Phone 7 operating system. Article

And finally... Wireless now reaches Mt. Everest. Article

Sponsored by SNS Telecom

Shared & Unlicensed Spectrum in the 5G Era

Learn how shared and unlicensed spectrum will transform cellular communications in the 5G era. Featuring enabling technologies, key trends, business models, applications, spectrum availability, case studies and 5G NR/LTE equipment forecasts.