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  • n. Plural form of femtocell.


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  • As carriers look to deploy LTE networks beginning in 2010, however, the case for 4G femtocells is murky.

    Slow Wired Broadband Could Choke LTE Femtocells

  • These devices, technically called femtocells, work like small versions of a cell tower.

    Cell Towers For the Home Work Best in Worst Sites

  • These transmitters, dubbed femtocells, look like wireless routers and would plug into broadband connections.

    Smartphone use makes cellular networks' collapse a real possibility

  • Kevin Packingham, senior vice president of product development for Sprint, calls femtocells a retention tool.

    Femtocells Await Their Day in the Sun

  • He believes salvation may come instead from technological innovation, including the deployment of home cellular base stations called femtocells and smart antennas that can compress mobile data streams more efficiently and dynamically.


  • Industry analysts say mini-towers, known as femtocells, are poised for spectacular growth.

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  • T said Wednesday it plans a nationwide launch starting in mid-April of a technology called femtocells - mini cell towers that are about the size of a small book and that improve connections for wireless phones and similar devices.

    Megite Technology News: What's Happening Right Now

  • HSPA+ Release 8 includes basic support for femtocells, which is extended in release 9, allowing them to be deployed on a big scale with interference management.

    iTnews Australia

  • Dec 24, 2008 | not rated yet | no comments yet A new wireless technology called femtocells could finally mean the end of crummy cell phone coverage in your home or office. - latest science and technology news stories

  • Another option is an emerging technology known as femtocells, which boost network coverage indoors and alleviate the strain on carrier networks.



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