TeliaSonera expanding LTE network; LG wins customer satisfaction award

> TeliaSonera plans to launch its LTE network in 29 more cities across Norway and Sweden this year. Article

> LG Electronics said it scored the highest U.S. mobile phone customer satisfaction ratings by J.D. Power and Associates for the third consecutive year. Release

> Ericsson reiterated its commitment to Sony Ericsson for at least three years. Article

> Qualcomm is reportedly in talks with India's GTL Infrastructure to form a joint venture that would see the two build a TD-LTE network in India--if Qualcomm wins spectrum in the coming auctions. Article

> The U.K. telecoms regulator, Ofcom, has divulged plans to force mobile operators to make dramatic cuts to mobile termination rates. Article

> Ericsson has begun pushing LTE over WiMAX in India. Article

And finally... David Letterman had a little bit of trouble with Apple's iPad. Video


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.