Articles tagged with: Radio Spectrum and Sprint Nextel

USA and Mexico Sign Deal to Support Radio Spectrum Allocations Along their Border

The USA and Mexican authorities have signed an agreement that allows the sharing of radio spectrum in the 800 MHz and 1.9 GHz bands along the U.S.-Mexican border. more

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UPDATE: Verizon Wireless Confirms $28 Billion Deal to Buy Alltel

Vodafone has confirmed that Verizon Wireless, its affiliate in the US, has agreed to acquire Alltel Corp.for a total enterprise value of US$28.1 billion in cash and assumed debt. Alltel is the 5th largest mobile operator in the US, with over 13 million customers across 34 states in the US. more

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The NGMN Alliance Oulines Development Plans for Next Year

The NGMN Alliance - a group of network operators - says that it has defined its roadmap for the year ahead following a meeting of all its partners. more

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UPDATE: Sprint, Clearwire Terminate WiMax Agreement

Sprint Nextel and Clearwire announced Friday that they are scrapping their agreement to jointly build a nationwide high-speed wireless network based on WiMax technology. more

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Sprint Nextel Rejects AT&T Claims Over Spectrum Program

Sprint Nextel, Thursday strongly rejected a series of accusations made against it by AT&T over substantial delays in a complicated radio spectrum reallocation program it is engaged in." more

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Cyren Call Short Of Time And Backers On The Hill

Morgan O'Brien isn't one to shy away from a tough fight. Against considerable odds, the founder of Nextel Communications built a national cellular provider using radio spectrum that had previously been used by taxi firms to communicate by CB radio." more

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