Sprint Invests In Wireless Broadband / Mobile TV Technology
Jan 18, 2006, 4:17 PM by (staff)
Sprint Nextel today announced it will invest an additional $10 million dollars in IPWireless, a company developing equipment for a high speed wireless data standard called UMTS TD-CDMA. This standard will be in competition for next generation wireless data networks with WiMax and others that Sprint has also invested in and trialed. After a $4 million investment this summer, Sprint is currently in trials with IPWireless's technology in Washington DC on its 2.5 GHz spectrum there. IPWireless intends to offer services including a mobile TV solution, in addition to high speed wireless data. Sprint will also trial this new service, called TDtv, which IPWireless intends to roll out in Japan and Europe as well.
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WiMax, Flarion, UMTS TD-CDMA...
Looks like Sprint is trying to keep bets on most all horses in the 4G race.
It's a fistfight for 4g!
It's a fistfight for 4g!
Yes indeed and in contrast to what the wimax camp wants you to believe.
IP Wireless has had numerous commercial networks since 2002 i believe. They are all pretty much fo...