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LG Spectrum (Verizon Wireless)

The LG Spectrum's clean design brings preppy style to some of the fastest 4G LTE data speeds around. The smartphone's attention to HD is admirable, but a few interface and performance flaws could scare away some.

January 28, 2012

4 stars Editors' rating January 28, 2012
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FCC frees up 100MHz of spectrum for Wi-Fi

The FCC voted to free up an additional 100MHz of wireless spectrum for unlicensed use in a move that will help alleviate congestion on Wi-Fi networks and pave the way for faster-speed service.

By March 31, 2014

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Verizon's 700MHz spectrum may not be so valuable after all

Verizon Wireless says that it plans to sell spectrum in the A and B blocks of the 700MHz frequency band, but how valuable is that spectrum to other carriers rolling out 4G LTE anyway?

By April 19, 2012

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Verizon unloads more unwanted 700MHz on U.S. Cellular

Verizon has been selling off some of its 700MHz spectrum licenses in the lower A block. And U.S. Cellular has agreed to buy some more.

By January 8, 2013

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FCC to promote competition with rules for upcoming spectrum auction

FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler says that new rules he is proposing for the upcoming TV broadcast spectrum auction will set aside a sliver of licenses for smaller wireless operators in an effort to promote competition.

By April 25, 2014

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AT&T threatens to skip the incentive spectrum auction

AT&T's threat to not participate in the upcoming auction could jeopardize the success of the auction, but it's unclear how serious its warning is as its arguments seem weak when scrutinized.

By April 16, 2014

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FCC approves rules for spectrum auction

The new rules for the complicated, but important auction set for late next year are a work of compromise that didn't fully satisfy big or small wireless carriers.

By May 15, 2014

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Three could be next to go 4G with plans for 1800MHz spectrum

Three plans a 4G service on the 1,800MHz band next year, but the results of the spectrum auction could see rivals go 4G first.

By October 30, 2012

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Feds target 95MHz of wireless spectrum for mobile broadband

The NTIA says 95MHz of government wireless spectrum can be used for mobile broadband, but it proposes that government agencies share spectrum with commercial users.

By March 27, 2012

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At CES, FCC chair warns of mobile 'spectrum crunch'--for the third time

For the third year in a row, Julius Genachowski sounds an alarm over government failure to provide much-needed new spectrum for mobile broadband users. A solution seems closer, but only just barely.

By January 12, 2012