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Femtocells deployed by O2, Orange and Bouygues

France’s Bouygues Telecom, and O2 and Orange in the UK, have become the latest operators …

SFR outlines LTE and network evolution plans

France’s number-two operator SFR said it will launch commercial LTE services in Lyon and Montpellier in early 2013

Strong on the inside


Is the time right for operators to go on a subsidised femtocell drive?

SoftBank’s free femtocells: An inspired move

In what may prove to be a masterstroke, SoftBank has seemingly turned the femtocell business model on its head

Vodafone extends femtocell offering

Vodafone has started femtocell trials in Greece and Egypt

Docomo eyes femtocell rollout

Japanese operator NTT Docomo wants to deploy femtocells at the same time as it switches on its commercial LTE network from December

Vodafone Spain unveils commercial femtocell offering

Vodafone Spain is claiming to be the first mobile operator to launch commercial femtocell services in the country, having partnered with Chinese vendor Huawei

Ubiquisys claims femtocell breakthrough

Ubiquisys today claimed that the US$100 ‘industry price barrier’ for commercial femtocells has been passed.

AT&T preps femto launch

Light Reading Mobile reports that US operator AT&T is finally going to start deploying its MicroCell home basestation in markets across the country this April following months of 3G femtocell testing.

Qualcomm wins femto deals

Light Reading Mobile reports that Qualcomm has scored the first customer wins for its femtocell chipset, announcing a development agreement with ZTE.