Tag Archives: 2G

The end is nigh (for 2G that is)

The days of 2G voice calls are numbered at Verizon Wireless – 1260 days to be exact. Verizon last week told FierceWireless it has set a shutdown date for its CDMA 1X network, which still carries the majority of its … Continue reading

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Every developer should follow Facebook’s “2G Tuesday” example

Facebook’s Menlo Park, CA, campus may be blanketed in 4G signals and Wi-Fi connections, but the places where Facebook’s is growing the most don’t have access to such powerful networks. That’s why Facebook employees are engaging in an interesting experiment … Continue reading

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VoLTE: What is it and will it spell the end of 2G networks?

Last month 3 debuted a fancy sounding new service called 4G Super Voice in the U.K. What’s so super about this new voice plan you ask? Super Voice uses a technology that’s emerging globally, called voice over LTE or VoLTE. … Continue reading

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