February 23, 2016
The competition is on for 5G wireless dominance at Mobile World Congress as carriers beef up their fiber networks a la Verizon's XO deal, and AT&T rolls out landline texting.
October 28, 2010
France gets an upgraded rural 3G network, shared.
3G Get Started
Bring yourself up to speed with our introductory content
HSPA (high speed packet access) is a third-generation (3G) mobile broadband communications technology. Continue Reading
A 3G card is a modem that allows a computing device to access the Internet wirelessly through a cellular provider's 3G network. Continue Reading
Evaluate 3G Vendors & Products
Weigh the pros and cons of technologies, products and projects you are considering.
LoRa technology has a strong economic case, an impressive ecosystem and growing interest in the IoT world, but one expert warns it may wind up being a niche player. Continue Reading
Learn to apply best practices and optimize your operations.
After years at a provider -- where she helped install cell towers during the 3G-to-4G transition -- an Army-trained network engineer tackles a new challenge in the enterprise: SDN. Continue Reading
Problem Solve 3G Issues
We’ve gathered up expert advice and tips from professionals like you so that the answers you need are always available.
Yes, 4G represents a technological step beyond its 3G predecessor. But how exactly are 4G wireless networks more advanced than 3G networks? Telecom expert Mike Jude breaks it down. Continue Reading
Most road warriors have just two truly viable alternatives for wireless Internet access: 3G and Wi-Fi. In this tip, Lisa Phifer covers the pros and cons of 3G and Wi-Fi for coverage, convenience, capacity, control and cost. Continue Reading