British House of Lords calls for end of broadcast TV

The UK House of Lords thinks that broadcast TV is a waste of bandwidth: They’ve recommended ending broadcast TV and making that spectrum available for mobile data use. They argue that TV can be delivered via the internet to¬†alleviate¬†the crunch on existing mobile broadband channels. It’s fairly widely known that we don’t have a lot of room left on current mobile broadband channels, and there’s … Continue reading British House of Lords calls for end of broadcast TV

T-Mobile Signs Agreement with Verizon Wireless; Promises better coverage and LTE

Big news from the Magenta carrier, yesterday T-Mobile announced that it has signed a deal with Verizon wireless that would effectively bring additional 60 million people. Some of the more notable pieces of the agreement include opening up the 1900MHz band to T-Mobile customers and the deployment of LTE sometime next year. The additional spectrum will no doubt improve coverage for existing customers and a … Continue reading T-Mobile Signs Agreement with Verizon Wireless; Promises better coverage and LTE