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.