The International Telecommunication Union has announced the specs for 5G which will feature a downlink of 20Gbps, latency of a mere 1ms, and one million devices connected per square kilometer.
Intel today unveiled its fifth-generation LTE model, the XMM 7560 modem. Promising gigabit speeds, the modem will be manufactured on a 14nm process and offer 225Mbps upload speeds.
Qualcomm has unveiled its first mass-market-ready 5G modem, dubbed the Snapdragon X50. It can support download speeds of up to 5 Gbps, MIMO antennas, and mmWave technology and it's coming soon.
Apple is hitting technological roadblocks in its quest to divorce the Watch from the iPhone. Unfortunately, large amount of power needed for cellular connections is proving too much for the Watch.
It's been two years since Dell released the Venue 8 Pro, but now, its successor is available, with a much updated spec that include a Full HD display, LTE connectivity, and Windows 10.
Microsoft has finally released the highly-anticipated Windows 10 Mobile ROM for the Xiaomi Mi 4 Android handset, opening up a world of possibilities of the OS running on other devices too.
Along with a few partnering companies, Verizon is working on the next generation of radio technology that will bring about the 5G standard to the U.S., with field testing slated for 2016.
The Indiegogo campaign to bring the dual-display YotaPhone 2 to North America quickly broke through its $50k target, and went on to raise $300k - but Yota now says that the launch has been cancelled.
The LTE enabled version of the Surface 3 is, according to a report, expected to make its way to American shores as early as next week, but only on AT&T's network.
The dust and water resistant Sony Xperia M4 Aqua is now available from UK retailer Carphone Warehouse in a range of colors for just £15.50 per month on pay monthly contracts.
Microsoft has confirmed they plan to launch an unlocked global version of their new Surface 3 LTE tablet for the first time in the history of the Full Windows tablet range.
The first LG G Flex has been more like a demo, but the second generation looks like the right recipe for a curved smartphone. The G Flex 2 is improved in many ways compared to its older brother.
UK carrier giffgaff launched its full 4G service today - but those hoping for a similar offering to its 'goodybags' with unlimited 3G data may despair to hear that 5GB is the most 4G data you can get.
The two biggest cellular providers in the United States are working together to bring a better voice call feature to cellular handsets that can access LTE networks in 2015.
After Vodafone began the trend earlier this month, EE has now started to roll out LTE-A technology, marketed as 4G+. This will allow users on compatible handsets to reach higher speeds online.
Qualcomm is targeting the sub-$100 device market with its new Snapdragon 210 chipset, which includes 4G LTE connectivity and support for 1080p video playback, cameras up to 8MP, Bluetooth 4.1 and NFC.
Apple has long held the number one spot in sales, but the release of the Galaxy S5 and its variants meant that Samsung's market share of LTE smartphones in Q2 2014 greatly surpassed Apple's.
After appearing on, and then quickly disappearing from, the Microsoft Store site, the Nokia Lumia 635 is once again available for pre-order there, priced at $129 off-contract with T-Mobile.
After the Lumia 635 4G Windows Phone appeared for pre-order priced at $99, the listing vanished from the Microsoft Store site the next day - and the company has now explained to Neowin what happened.
The Lumia 635 - the entry-level Windows Phone 8.1 handset with 4G support - will go on sale in the United Kingdom on July 3, priced from £119.99, around £30 more than the 3G-only Lumia 630.
A day after the Lumia 635 appeared on the Microsoft Store in the US, priced at just $99 off-contract with AT&T and $129 with T-Mobile, the preorder pages for the 4G Windows Phone have been removed.
The Nokia Lumia 635 - the 4G version of its entry-level Windows Phone 8.1 handset, the Lumia 630 - has now gone on sale in parts of Europe and the Asia-Pacific region, priced around $189 before taxes.
EE is looking to expand its coverage in the UK and is starting pilot programs to test new ways of getting better service to its customers. Among those, EE is testing Wi-Fi calling and Voice over LTE.
Samsung has announced a new variant of its Galaxy S5 today, with a Quad HD display, 3GB of RAM and LTE-Advanced support - and it's the first handset in the world to feature a Snapdragon 805 chipset.
AT&T has unveiled plans to be one of the first carriers to bring the Samsung Galaxy Tab S to United States. The flagship device sports a Super AMOLED display and comes in a 10.5" or 8.4" model.
To celebrate the rapid growth of its 4G network, EE will be offering free "4G-powered 'superfast' donkey rides" this weekend, with each donkey packing a WiFi mobile hotspot in its saddle.
Noted leaker @evleaks has revealed that the HTC One M8 Prime will be waterproof with an 'exotic' metal-ceramic composite body, along with a Snapdragon 810 CPU, 3GB RAM and a 5.5-inch WQHD display.
AT&T will start offering 4G LTE service in airplanes in late 2015. AT&T is looking to provide a faster and more reliable service than what is currently being offered by its competitors.
EE has launched its first own-brand handset - the £99.99 Kestrel, which includes support for the carrier's 4G LTE network - as it introduces cheaper price plans, now from as little as £13.99 a month.
Microsoft has announced the Surface 2 with LTE and it will be going on-sale tomorrow for $679, which undercuts the iPad Air with LTE by a considerable margin and that should help move more units.
A new report claims that Microsoft Store retail locations now have shipments of the new Surface 2 tablet with LTE wireless support, but there's no word on when they will actually go on sale.
If you have been waiting to get your hands on a Surface 2 with LTE, the device has now passed FCC testing which is a major milestone before the device can be sold in retail outlets.
The company that promised to launch the "perfect smartphone" says that its OnePlus One will feature the "best specs" along with CyanogenMod, and will be "more attractive than any phone on the market."
It seems Asia is always at the forefront of wireless technology and now a South Korean carrier has promised some really impressive speeds for its customers, using LTE-Advanced.
T-Mobile announced their plans to pay Verizon $2.37 billion dollars in order to acquire space on the 700MHz spectrum, a move which the company says will significantly improve their LTE coverage.
Vodafone U.K. can't claim victory in 4G just yet with only six major cities covered, but plans to hit 98% coverage by 2015 are accelerating, with 4G soon to reach Glasgow, Liverpool and Manchester.
During an AMA session on Reddit, Microsoft said that they will be releasing a Surface with LTE built in early next year which should appease many who want WWAN connectivity in the tablet.
Three has shared details of its U.K 4G network roll-out, which launches in December. The company's 4G plans will feature unlimited 'all-you-can-eat' data, and no extra charges for 4G compared with 3G.
Google announced that its Nexus 7 tablet with built-in 4G LTE is now available through the Google Play Store for $349 and currently comes with a special deal from T-Mobile for monthly data.
The new Nexus 7 is now available in the UK as well as parts of Europe starting at £199.99 for the 16 GB Wifi version, but the 4G version offered on O2 won't be available for two more weeks.
O2 will become the second mobile network in the UK to offer 4G LTE when it launches in three British cities on 29 August. Prices start at £26 a month - but you won't be able to use an iPhone 5.
Verizon is now covering 500 markets with LTE and has plans to expand the use of the service next year by rolling out voice-over LTE to increase call quality.
Dell has now added an LTE wireless option to the 64 GB version of the Windows RT-based Dell XPS 10 tablet that will allow it to connect to AT&T's network for an extra $100, plus monthly fees.
T-Mobile has announced that it will soon sell Apple's iPhone, becoming the last major US network to do so. The iPhone 5 will start at $99 upfront, with $20 monthly payments after that.
Samsung has launched the ATIV Smart PC Pro 700T, a new version of its Windows 8-based tablet that includes LTE wireless support from AT&T for the price of $1,599.99.
Samsung has beefed up their previously released Galaxy Note 10.1 by adding in Verizon's LTE chip. But, will adding LTE be enough to make this a top tier and highly recommended tablet?
A simple software tweak that allows Nexus 4 owners to force their devices to connect to LTE networks, therefore receiving 4G data, has been discovered by users over at XDA Developers.
Verizon is further improving and expanding its 4G LTE coverage in New York. Users in Poughkeepsie, Greene County, Utica-Rome, and Binghamton should reap the benefits soon.
4G-LTE in the UK could cause significant problems for digital television signals in the next year, due to the spectrum potentially knocking some sets offline if they're close to a 4G base station.
Though customers have been able to sign-up for some time, today is the official launch for EE's brand new 4G network. Right now it's available in 10 cities with 5 more being added by the end 2012.