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Ruckus Wireless: A Bark Too Loud To Ignore

By Jonathan Fishman: Ruckus Wireless: A Bark We Can’t Ignore Who Are You, Ruckus Wireless? Ruckus Wireless (NYSE:RKUS) is a company that makes Wi-Fi equipment for the enterprise level. The company was founded in 2004 as a startup trying to … Continue reading

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Big U.S. wireless carriers, Dish plan bids in airwaves auction

By Alina Selyukh WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Three of the four largest U.S. wireless carriers and satellite provider Dish Network Corp plan to bid in the Federal Communications Commission's November auction of airwaves, according to initial applications released on Wednesday. As … Continue reading

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Big U.S. wireless carriers, Dish plan bids in airwaves auction

By Alina Selyukh WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Three of the four largest U.S. wireless carriers and satellite provider Dish Network Corp plan to bid in the Federal Communications Commission's November auction of airwaves, according to initial applications released on Wednesday. As … Continue reading

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Pulling the plug: Apple’s Watch a boost for wireless charging

By Jeremy Wagstaff and Noel Randewich SINGAPORE/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Apple Inc's embrace of wireless charging for its new Watch may be a defining moment for a technology that's languished for years amid competing standards and consumer confusion. "History will … Continue reading

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Nokia buys U.S.-based SAC Wireless

HELSINKI (Reuters) – Finnish telecommunications gear maker Nokia said on Wednesday it would buy U.S. -based SAC Wireless, which installs wireless network equipment. SAC Wireless, based in Schaumburg, Illinois, has roughly 450 employees and has worked with major telecom operators, … Continue reading

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Wireless lobbyists are fighting to ensure net neutrality never applies to mobile networks

Though it has been diluted by the Federal Communications Commission in its current form, the idea of “net neutrality” was initially put in place in order to ensure that Internet services delivered to American consumers are kept fair and neutral … Continue reading

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AT&T cuts wireless data charges for individual customers

(Reuters) – AT&T Inc said on Saturday it is cutting wireless data charges for individual customers who have no annual service contract, as the No. 2 U.S. mobile operator attempts to better compete with rival T-Mobile US Inc. Customers having … Continue reading

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Canada wireless sale nets C$5.27 billion; Quebecor makes splash

By Randall Palmer and Alastair Sharp OTTAWA/TORONTO (Reuters) – Canadian telecommunications companies paid a record C$ 5.27 billion ($ 4.78 billion) in an auction to secure wireless airwave licenses, the federal government said on Wednesday, as a new national challenger … Continue reading

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AT&T cuts prices for wireless data plan customers

AT&T Inc, the No. 2 U.S. mobile provider, on Saturday announced a price cut for customers who share large data plans in its latest attempt to regain ground lost to market leader Verizon Wireless and No. 4 U.S. operator T-Mobile … Continue reading

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U.S. wireless group proposes TV channel-sharing pilot

By Alina Selyukh WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. wireless industry lobby is proposing a pilot project to test how two television stations could share radio frequencies, hoping the practice catches on and broadcasters free up more of the valuable airwaves … Continue reading

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