U.K. 4G Crunch Talks Between Carriers, Regulators Win Speedier Launch Of LTE Networks

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http://techcrunch.com – The U.K.’s telecoms regulator Ofcom has announced ”significant progress” has been made to speed up the delivery of high speed LTE mobile network. The timetable has been accelerated by as much as five months — enabling the launch of commercial 4G services across the country during the first half of next year. This has been made possible after an agreement was secured to speed up the process of clearing the spectrum (currently used by TV broadcasters). Prior to this agreement, carriers intending to launch LTE networks in the 800MHz and 2.6GHz spectrum bands — d (IT news)