Altair to power NTMore LTE devices

Telecom Lead @ Mobile World Congress 2013: NTMore, a provider of LTE devices, has selected Altair Semiconductor’ FourGee-3100/6202 chipset to power its Intelligent Mobile Hotspot device (NTLR-100). Its LTE mobile hotspot device can securely ...

Managed services: KPN’s deal with Alcatel-Lucent

Telecom Lead @ Mobile World Congress 2013: The declining fixed network has found some resurgence from today’s KPN’s managed services deal with Alcatel-Lucent. This is the second main deal announced by Alcatel-Lucent — which hired a new CEO ...

LG to expand Optimus series

Telecom Lead @ Mobile World Congress 2013: LG is expanding its Optimus series. Optimus L Series II — on the Android Jelly Bean 4.1.2 OS — will be unveiled in Brazil this week. The Korean consumer electronics major — announced ...

SK Telecom CTO Byun shares future technology roadmap

Telecom Lead @ Mobile World Congress 2013: SK Telecom CTO Byun Jae-woan has shared technology roadmap for Korea’s largest telecom operator. CTO Byun — addressing a press conference in Barcelona today — said: “We will develop HMI ...

Full list of Annual Global Mobile awards at MWC 2013

Telecom Lead @ Mobile World Congress 2013: GSMA announced the winners of the 18th Annual Global Mobile awards, held at the GSMA Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. John Hoffman, CEO, GSMA, said: “This year’s new categories reflected the ...

JDSU plans small cell assurance solution

Telecom Lead @ Mobile World Congress 2013: JDSU says its Small Cell Assurance Solution — announced today — is designed to perform critical testing, monitoring and optimization for small cell networks. The new testing solution will ...

O2 LTE / 4G strategies in UK and Germany

Telecom Lead @ Mobile World Congress 2013: O2 is betting on 4G / LTE in both U.K. and Germany. In Germany, O2 will launch new tariffs for its LTE smartphone customers from March 1, 2013. These follow the current pattern for unlimited voice and ...

Etisalat Sri Lanka picks Alcatel-Lucent for 4G / LTE

Telecom Lead @ Mobile World Congress 2013: Etisalat Sri Lanka has selected Alcatel-Lucent for 4G / LTE network. Etisalat Sri Lanka will implement Alcatel-Lucent’s lightRadio solution to deliver 4G LTE-FDD services to Etisalat’s subscribers. ...