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Thursday, September 20, 2012
The Future of Mobile Coverage
In the article “Want to See the
Future of Mobile Coverage? Go to a Baseball Game,” author Kevin Fitchard
discusses the future of mobile coverage, particularly citing the example of
mobile base stations that Verizon has been implementing at Major League Baseball
games in cities such as Detroit and Kansas City. What sets these mobile base
stations apart, known as COWs (Cell on Wheels) and COLTs (Cell on Light Trucks)
is their support of 4G.