Telia rolls out 500Mbps 4.5G in Lithuania

Telia was one of the first companies in the Baltics, when it was previously known as Omnitel, to implement 4.5G, or LTE Advanced Pro, in the Lithuanian capital Vilnius. Earlier this year, mobile service provider Omnitel, fixed-line operator TEO LT and ... ( read original story ...)

AT&T sheds light on its 5G strategy

AT&T executive Brian Daly said during the 5G North America trade show this week. AT&T will team with Qualcomm and Ericsson to conduct residential tests of mobile and fixed 5G services in the second half of 2017. This will include testing the feasibility of ... ( read original story ...)

Wireless providers gear up for 5G fight

NTT Docomo of Japan on May 22 held a 5G demonstration at Tokyo Skytree, together with the tower's operator, Tobu Railway. "We will lead the world with our 5G technology," vowed Kazuhiro Yoshizawa, president of the mobile communications carrier, later that day. ( read original story ...)

Kenya: Safaricom Introduces 4G+ Network

Kenyan telco Safaricom has launched 4G+ services in the Kenyan market, another first for the mobile operator which was first to roll out mobile data in 2003 on the 2G platform; 3G in 2007; and 4G in 2014. Bob Collymore, CEO, Safaricom said ... ( read original story ...)