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Monday, January 04, 2010

2009 in Review: The Year of 4G!

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This has been a really exciting year for 4G services! This time last year, 4G services were available in just a select few markets, and after just one year Sprint/CLEAR have expanded their WiMAX coverage to over 30 markets, several new devices made their debut, and Verizon made sure we didn't forget that LTE is on the way. Lets take a look at the highlights of 4G in 2009!
  • Cradlepoint integrates support for the new 4G devices onto their router line with a firmware update.
  • Sprint, Clearwire’s largest shareholder, expanded it’s network onto the Clearwire infrastructure to become the first national 3G/4G carrier.
  • Samsung announced and released the Mondi, the first "MID" or Mobile Internet Device to work on the Clear network.

Going into the new year, we are looking forward to seeing many new developments and advances in 4G. Things that we will be watching for this year include:
It looks like 2010 is going to be a very exciting year for 4G services, so stay tuned for the latest news & information!

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