U.K.’s First 4G Network Arrives In Nine More Towns — EE Says Network Now Reaches 45% Of U.K. Population 3 Months After Launch

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http://techcrunch.com – 4GEE, the U.K.’s first and still it’s only 4G/LTE network just got a little larger. Carrier EE has switched on 4G services in nine more towns, bringing the total number of towns and cities connected to the service to 27 in the 90 days since it launched the network. The network now reaches around 45 per cent of the U.K. population, according to EE — which says the rollout is ahead of schedule. The carrier is aiming to cover 98 per cent of the population by 2014. The nine latest towns to get EE’s 4G services are situated around the U.K.. They are: Amersham, Bolton, Chelm (IT news)