Neowin News Feed for: Lightsquared https://www.neowin.net/news/tag/lightsquared/ Neowin News Feed for: Lightsquared en-us Neowin Ignition News editor@neowin.net (Managing Editor) developers@neowin.net (Neowin Developers) 5 Neowin.net https://www.neowin.net/images/pegasus/icon.png https://www.neowin.net FreedomPop hits snag on road to free net access https://www.neowin.net/news/freedompop-hits-snag-on-road-to-free-net-access/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1579513283wif.jpg" alt="" /></div>FreedomPop, the company that announced plans to offer free mobile phone and net access in December, is now dumping its carrier Lightsquared and looking for another partner. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/freedompop-hits-snag-on-road-to-free-net-access">Read more...</a> john@mobilenations.com (John Callaham) Sat, 11 Feb 2012 01:50:24 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/freedompop-hits-snag-on-road-to-free-net-access LightSquared says US goverment tests were "rigged" https://www.neowin.net/news/lightsquared-says-us-goverment-tests-were-rigged/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1579513283wif.jpg" alt="" /></div>LightSquared claims that the recent tests by the US government that showed LightSquared&#039;s wireless network interfere with GPS signals were &quot;rigged&quot; by the government &quot;to produce bogus results.&quot; <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/lightsquared-says-us-goverment-tests-were-rigged">Read more...</a> john@mobilenations.com (John Callaham) Thu, 19 Jan 2012 10:24:18 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/lightsquared-says-us-goverment-tests-were-rigged LightSquared's network affects majority of GPS units in US https://www.neowin.net/news/lightsquareds-network-affects-majority-of-gps-units-in-us/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1716489741wifi.png" alt="" /></div>The results of a new test of LightSquared&#039;s proposed 4G wireless network showed that it causes disruptions in 75 percent of the GPS units in the US. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/lightsquareds-network-affects-majority-of-gps-units-in-us">Read more...</a> john@mobilenations.com (John Callaham) Sun, 11 Dec 2011 19:25:32 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/lightsquareds-network-affects-majority-of-gps-units-in-us FreedomPop revealed; claims to offer free net access https://www.neowin.net/news/freedompop-revealed-claims-to-offer-free-net-access/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1716489741wifi.png" alt="" /></div>Niklas Zennstrom, one of the co-founders of Skype, has announced his new company FreedomPop which claims will offer &quot;free broadband and voice services to all Americans&quot; starting in 2012. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/freedompop-revealed-claims-to-offer-free-net-access">Read more...</a> john@mobilenations.com (John Callaham) Sat, 10 Dec 2011 14:26:30 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/freedompop-revealed-claims-to-offer-free-net-access Sprint confirms roll-out of LTE network in 2012 https://www.neowin.net/news/sprint-confirms-roll-out-of-lte-network-in-2012/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/330416715spr.jpg" alt="" /></div>Sprint has announced it will launch its own LTE-based 4G network in 2012 which will cover about 120 million people by the end of that year and 250 million people by the end of 2013. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/sprint-confirms-roll-out-of-lte-network-in-2012">Read more...</a> john@mobilenations.com (John Callaham) Fri, 07 Oct 2011 17:36:39 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/sprint-confirms-roll-out-of-lte-network-in-2012 Sprint Nextel reveals latest financial numbers https://www.neowin.net/news/sprint-nextel-reveals-latest-financial-numbers/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/330416715spr.jpg" alt="" /></div>The US's third biggest wireless phone and data carrier announced its latest financial results and the numbers were not good. Bloomberg reports that Sprint Nextel had a net loss of $847 million for the quarter... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/sprint-nextel-reveals-latest-financial-numbers">Read more...</a> john@mobilenations.com (John Callaham) Thu, 28 Jul 2011 13:22:26 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/sprint-nextel-reveals-latest-financial-numbers LightSquared claims to have solved GPS issues https://www.neowin.net/news/lightsquared-claims-to-have-solved-gps-issues/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/330416715spr.jpg" alt="" /></div>Earlier this month, reports came in that the wireless network for the the wholesale 4G LTE-based company LightSquared was interfering with some GPS signals in a test in New Mexico. Now LightSquared has both admitted... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/lightsquared-claims-to-have-solved-gps-issues">Read more...</a> john@mobilenations.com (John Callaham) Mon, 20 Jun 2011 23:15:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/lightsquared-claims-to-have-solved-gps-issues