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For AT&T merger, Sprint dusts off its Christmas list

Sprint recently asked Congress to block the AT&T-T-Mobile merger because of its impact on competition for cellular backhaul. But the merger has nothing to do with backhaul--only on Sprint's bottom line.

By 25 May 2011

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Wireless operators accelerate upgrade plans

Wireless operators are rethinking how they upgrade and build their backhaul infrastructure as they deal with a flood of data traffic from smartphones and the future promise of 4G.

By 26 January 2010

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Faster AT&T 3G on its way, slowly

AT&T will make faster 3G technology available in six major cities this year with the rollout of HSPA 7.2, as well as backhaul deployment to cell sites to support mobile broadband demand.

By 11 September 2009

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Fetch TV looks to take on Foxtel with NBN deal

Fetch TV is contemplating an NBN investment that could see it become a major pay-TV competitor.

By 27 November 2012

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Ericsson predicts tenfold increase in mobile data traffic in five years

Network-gear vendor publishes report highlighting key trends in mobile market it says will drive explosive growth.

By 4 June 2014

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T-Mobile's tech chief: I want to decimate Verizon's map ad campaign

In an interview with CNET, T-Mobile's Neville Ray talks about the carrier's plan to fill out its coverage and why it's picking a fight with Verizon.

By 14 March 2014

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Sky gets broadband boost in £49m Virgin Media fibre deal

Sky broadband could see speeds shoot up to 10Gbps over the next five years in a five-year, £49m deal with Virgin Media.

By 24 May 2013

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AT&T, Sprint waive overage fees for Oklahoma tornado victims

The carriers will forgo overage charges for voice, data, and texting for those affected by Monday's devastating tornado.

By 21 May 2013

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What’s Google really up to in wireless? Might not be what you think.

[commentary] Rumors are flying that Google wants to resell Verizon or Sprint wireless service, but CNET’s Maggie Reardon throws cold water on that theory and comes up with her own ideas.

By 6 April 2014

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Google Fiber copycat to deliver 1Gbps broadband in Mississippi

Regional wireless provider C Spire is using the Google Fiber playbook to deliver ultra high-speed broadband in Mississippi. The move could signal a trend in which other companies use the Google business model to bring fiber to other regions of the US.

By 19 March 2014