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AT&T to kill off 2G network in 2017

The company plans to take its 2G capacity and augment its 3G and 4G services, staving off a potential spectrum crunch. AT&T’s Global Network Operations Center in Bedminster, N.J. (Credit: AT&T) AT&T is preparing to pull the plug on its … Continue reading

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Microsoft spends $7.5m on net addresses

Microsoft has offered to pay $7.5m (£4.7m) for net addresses from bankrupt telecoms firm Nortel. The 666,624 IP version 4 (IPv4) net addresses were put up for auction as part of the sell-off of Nortel‘s assets. Blocks of IPv4 are … Continue reading

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EU frees spectrum for faster mobile services

LONDON — The Council of Ministers has followed the European Parliament in approving a proposal from the European Commission to modernise European legislation, the so-called GSM Directive, on the use of the radio spectrum needed for mobile services. EU frees … Continue reading

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FCC 700 MHz 頻譜競標決策,還不夠好?

FCC 700 MHz Decision: Just Not Good Enough – GigaOM They all say they want to spur the broadband competition, and build a third pipe. If they are actually serious about this, then how about giving the spectrum back to … Continue reading

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