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FCC to connect rural America
16 Mar 2011
The US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has unveiled its new project, the Connect America Fund (CAF), which aims to deploy broadband in rural and under-served areas.
Prepaid vs postpaid
16 Mar 2011
Significant growth in demand coupled with shrinking margins in prepaid wireless place challenges on wholesale carriers.
LIME to link Cuba and Jamaica
11 Mar 2011
The Caribbean arm of Cable and Wireless Communications (CWC), which trades under the LIME brand, is to build a new subsea cable connecting the Caribbean arm of Cable and Wireless Communications (CWC), which trades under the LIME brand, is to build a new subsea cable connecting Venezuela, Cuba and Jamaica.
NII builds 3G in Mexico and Brazil
11 Mar 2011
NII Holdings is partnering with Huawei to provide new W-CDMA networks for its Latin American brand, Nextel, in Mexico and Brazil.
Surging mobile data ‘will challenge operators’
11 Mar 2011
Equipment vendor Cisco has forecast that global mobile data traffic volumes will have grown 26-fold by 2015 compared with 2010 levels, fuelling concerns about the ability of mobile operators to cope.