Verizon Wireless, operator of the nation’s largest 4G Long Term Evolution wireless network, is activating its 4G LTE service allowing businesses and residents to tap into the nation’s fastest wireless network for communities in Jackson County.
Each year, Verizon Wireless test men and women drive more than a million miles to monitor the company’s and competitors’ networks from coast to coast. Now, these test men and women have a new mission: to test and monitor the company’s 4G LTE network reliability, as well as the high-speed data networks of competitors that use LTE and other technologies.
Verizon Wireless will launch its Fourth Generation Long Term Evolution network in Lansing and Flint Thursday, June 16. The new network offers speeds up to 10 times faster than the company’s 3G network.
Verizon Wireless said Monday that the Grand Rapids, Lansing, Saginaw and Bay City areas would be among 140 markets nationwide to get high-speed fourth-generation, or 4G LTE high-speed data service this year.
Verizon Wireless announced Tuesday it is expanding its high-speed 4G LTE network on Thursday, Feb. 17 to cover more than 80 percent of the population in the metropolitan Detroit area.
Dallas-based MetroPCS Communications Inc. (NYSE: PCS) said Wednesday that it will offer Detroit-area customers faster mobile phone data and video speeds, with what it’s calling the first commercial 4G (for fourth-generation) wireless services in the […]