News and devices from the WiMAX consortium.
By Humberto Saabedra on May 8, 2012
Virgin and Boost Mobile unveil their 4G plans after weeks of rumors and some confirmation.
By Humberto Saabedra on April 27, 2012
Clearwire details its TD-LTE network rollout schedule and it takes into account lessons learned from its WiMax rollout.
By Humberto Saabedra on April 26, 2012
Best Buy shuts down its Connect mobile broadband MVNO after two years of service, offers affected customers options to transition to other carriers
By Humberto Saabedra on April 25, 2012
After a few days filled with rumors, Sprint CEO Dan Hesse confirms WiMax is coming to Sprint Prepaid
By Humberto Saabedra on April 21, 2012
Boost’s first 4G WiMAX phone emerges. While Sprint proper may be done with WiMAX, its prepaid MVNOs are just getting started.
By Christopher Price on March 19, 2012
NetZero ironically first to begin offering 4G mobile broadband starting at… zero dollars per month.
By Christopher Price on February 7, 2012
It appears that Clearwire Corporation is giving iSpot customers less than 72 hours to sign up for new service. The carrier quietly let customers who have iSpot accounts in suspended animation (or inactive status) know that they have until February 10th to reactivate their service, otherwise their accounts will be terminated. The more shocking news […]
By Christopher Price on January 26, 2012
Clearwire confirmed to PhoneNews.com today that they have stopped activating new service for customers in pre-WiMAX markets. This does not affect markets that are selling CLEAR 4G WiMAX coverage, nor does it affect any customers who have already enrolled in Clearwire pre-WiMAX service. The legacy, pre-WiMAX technology dates back to Clearwire founder Craig McCaw’s vision […]