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eAccess joins the whimpering coven of WiMAX turncoats

May 22, 2008, TOKYO (WiMAX Day). Last year, the Japanese company eAccess fought feverishly to obtain a license for WiMAX spectrum. As a founding shareholder in the OpenWin consortium with Softbank and Goldman Sachs, eAccess planned to build ... continue...

Freedom4 acquires WiFi provider

May 20, 2008, LONDON (WiMAX Day). The UK company Freedom4 (né Pipex Wireless) has acquired Bozoii, a WiFi roaming services provider. Freedom4 is building a WiMAX network in the UK, and plans to rollout commercial WiMAX services in ... continue...

Intel Capital invests in Malaysian WiMAX company

May 19, 2008, KUALA LUMPUR (WiMAX Day). Intel Capital announced that it has made an investment of MYR 50 million (USD 15 million) in Green Packet Berhad, which was awarded a license to 2.3 GHz WiMAX spectrum last ... continue...

Covad completes WiMAX trial

May 15, 2008, SAN JOSE (WiMAX Day). Covad Wireless announced that it has successfully completed a trial of WiMAX in the area of the San Francisco Bay in America. According to a company spokesman, the trial used 5.4 ... continue...

Virgin announces launch of Russian WiMAX network

May 15, 2008, MOSCOW (WiMAX Day). Virgin Group announced this week that it has launched a national WiMAX network in Russia, under the name Virgin Connect. According to a press release, the network has been launched in 32 ... continue...

Samsung WiMAX gets Sprint commercial acceptance

May 15, 2008, HERNDON (WiMAX Day). Sprint announced that the mobile WiMAX infrastructure and devices of Samsung Electronics have passed Sprint's rigorous commercial acceptance criteria. The companies said that after extensive testing, the network is ready to be ... continue...

Orange extends plan for Russian WiMAX network

May 15, 2008, MOSCOW (WiMAX Day). The Russian unit of Orange Business Services, a subsidiary of France Telecom, announced earlier this year that it would with Synterra to build a virtual WiMAX network in Russia. According to a ... continue...

Jamaica may auction 2.5 GHz spectrum

May 12, 2008, KINGSTON (WiMAX Day). A report in BNamericas today said that the Spectrum Management Authority (SMA) of Jamaica expects to license frequencies for 2.5 GHz spectrum within the next 3-4 months. The report notes that Ernest ... continue...

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