Clearwire pares down its own WiMax brand


Sprint is the majority owner of Clearwire, which also counts Comcast and Time Warner Cable among the resellers of its services. Clearwire plans to build its own LTE (Long-Term Evolution) network but needs to raise about $600 million to do so. It has a wholesale WiMax agreement with Sprint through the end of next year and is in which Sprint would turn to Clearwire for extra LTE capacity starting in 2013.

The IDG News Service