T-Mobile Lights Up More HSPA+ Markets
T-Mobile today announced via its official Twitter account that the markets of Ft. Myers, Fla,; Pueblo, Colo.; and Wilkes Barre-Scranton, Pa. have been upgraded to HSPA+ at 21Mbps. T-Mobile said 170 markets now have access to HSPA+.
Verizon Debuts Global Jetpack with LTE-A and Support for 15 Connected Devices
Verizon Wireless this week announced the MiFi 7730L Jetpack, a global mobile hotspot that provides wireless access to WiFi devices in the U.S. and around the world.
Twitter Lite is an Efficient New Web App
Twitter today launched Twitter Lite, an new version of its mobile web site that acts like a full mobile app but is designed for markets with slow and/or expensive data service. The web app uses the latest features of Google Chrome for Android to offer app-like features, such as push notifications, an offline mode, and a home screen icon.
T-Mobile Cutting HSPA+ from Its AWS Spectrum
T-Mobile is more aggressively transitioning its HSPA+/UMTS service from its 1700 MHz AWS-1 spectrum to its 1900 MHz PCS spectrum. Moving HSPA+ service to 1900 MHz clears up more room in the 1700 MHz band for LTE.
Sprint Doubles LTE Plus Footprint
Sprint today said it has doubled the availability of its LTE Plus coverage from 77 markets in November to more than 150 markets today. Some of the new markets include Boulder, Colo., West Palm Beach, Fla., Cleveland, Ohio, and Syracuse, N.Y.
Both companies have to carry on with their plans, like nothing is happening. If T-Mobile halted their plans to upgrade their network, launch phones, and rate plans, until an approva...
ALL FOR AT&T... THIS IS ODD IF I WERE T-MOBILE I WOULD WAIT UNTIL THIS MERGER GETS APPROVED OR NOT BEFORE THEY DO ANYMORE UPGRADES TO THEIR NETWORK... BECAUSE IF APPROVED AT&T WILL HAVE IT ALL...