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3G Industry news from the UMTS Forum
17 August 2007

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3 Takes Australia’s First Peek at New Mobile TV Technology with Ericsson
In the first of its kind in Australia, 3 has been trialling new mobile TV technology with Ericsson which could see an expanded, higher quality mobile TV service on 3. The new technology is called MBMS - Multimedia Broadcast Multicast Service - which works on 3G networks.

Option HSUPA Data Card the World's First HSUPA Device to Win FCC Approval
Option N.V., the wireless technology company, today announced that it has marked a major milestone with the United States Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) final approval of the first High Speed Uplink Packet Access (HSUPA) data card: the GlobeTrotter EXPRESS HSUPA.

Ericsson New WCDMA/HSPA Network Supplier for Elisa in Finland
Ericsson has been chosen by Finnish operator Elisa to deliver WCDMA/HSPA network equipment, taking the longstanding relationship between the two companies to a new level. The expansion will virtually double the coverage and capacity of Elisa's existing WCDMA/HSPA network.
Vodafone is Delivering Unlimited Football Fun to 3G Phone Users with Live Broadcasts of all 612 Bundesliga Games
Football fans are delighted by Vodafone's decision to continue broadcasting all 612 first and second Bundesliga matches live and in full length in the 2007/2008 season for customers with 3G mobile phones.
Etisalat’s New Mobile Data USB Modem Redefines Wireless Internet Access
Etisalat has launched today the latest mobile Data USB Modem, available for the first time in the country. Laptop users on the move now have the option of connecting to the Internet in 97% of the populated areas in the UAE.
MOTORAZR2 Debuts With U.S. Wireless Carriers
Motorola, Inc.'s much-anticipated MOTORAZR2 is ready for its North American debut. Today, major U.S wireless carriers began announcing pricing and availability dates for the blade-thin device.
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Asia Mobile TV Congress
11 - 13 September
Asia Mobile TV Congress
Mobile Payments Asia
02 - 04 October
Mobile Payments Asia

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14 - 15 November
IDATE DigiWorld Summit 2007

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