Still No Grand Plan for Mobile

Spangler, Todd
April 2008
Multichannel News;4/7/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 14, p12
The article reports on the funding by three cable firms for a joint venture for WiMax wireless broadband service instituted by Sprint and Clearwire in the U.S. The firms include Comcast, Time Warner Cable, and Bright House Networks. The technology was described as an alternative to cable and DSL. According to Eric Kainer, analyst at ThinkEquity Partners, a partnership with the builder of the WiMax could be the cost-effective path for cable operators to enter the wireless services business. INSET: Snapshot: WiMax.


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