U.S. mobile industry faces spectrum crisis2012-05-04 07:48 by Daniela
Tags: mobile, spectrum, CTIA
With the upcomming CTIA wireless trade show in New Orleans next week, it turns out that a main problem to be discussed there is the shortage of wireless frequencies and the need for U.S. mobile carriers to consolidate with each other.
U.S. wireless carriers claim that there are too many competitors on the market and that they urgently need more spectrum to cope with increasing demand for bandwidth-hungry services such as video and social networking.
The CTIA wireless trade show starts next Tuesday. It is expected that executives from the top four U.S. mobile operators - AT&T, Verizon Wireless, Sprint Nextel and T-Mobile USA - will address the conference.
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