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How to Get a Stronger Wi-Fi Signal from your Caricel’s Wi-Fi Router Modem
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How to Get a Stronger Wi-Fi Signal from your Caricel’s Wi-Fi Router Modem

When it comes to coaxing stronger Wi-Fi from your router, the following adage is true: Location, location, location. Steel in the walls will block Wi-Fi signals and as such where you place your Wi-Fi router is important. This is true if you have one of Caricel's Wi-Fi Router Modem as described in Caricel’s Unlimited Modems implies FLOW and Digicel going Unlimited in 2017. So here are a few tips to get more out of your Caricel's Wi-Fi Router Modem. Wi-Fi Signal needs Higher Ground Place the router on the second floor promotes wider reach if you house is that big. Caricel's Wi-Fi Router Modem antennas have a coverage area that looks like an umbrella if your eyes could see Wi-Fi Radio waves: The higher you put them, the more coverage you get below them. Floors, once they have ...
FLOW launches LTE in Barbados as Jamaica gets Huawei E8372
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FLOW launches LTE in Barbados as Jamaica gets Huawei E8372

“This is a great achievement for Barbados and it once again demonstrates our ability to place Barbados ahead of the pack” Interim Managing Director, Flow, Jenson Sylvester, commenting on the launch of LTE in Barbados Folks, FLOW Barbados has finally gone supersonic. They've launched LTE (Long Term Evolution) in Barbados and represents an investment of US$150 million to be invested between 2016 and 2017 to quote interim Managing Director, Flow Barbados Jenson Sylvester, quote: “Last year we invested over $70 million in our network, with a further $80 million earmarked for 2017, and this proves our commitment to ensuring that Barbados remains at the leading-edge of connectivity”. Their super fast network has some thirty five (35) cell sites in Barbados installed with the 4G t...
Caricel’s Unlimited Modems implies FLOW and Digicel going Unlimited in 2017
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Caricel’s Unlimited Modems implies FLOW and Digicel going Unlimited in 2017

Christmas hasn't come yet but Caricel is making Students feel extra special for 2017. So says their ad that appeared in the Sunday Gleaner dated December 3rd 2016. Caricel is oddly silent on Social Media, save for their latest tweet on their Caricel Twitter Page: https://twitter.com/CaricelJamaica/status/806142481096179712 Currently being built with the help of Comtech and Alepo as explained in Caricel’s LTE network to be deployed by Comtech and Alepo, they've quietly rolled out their 4G LTE services for 2017 with two (2) Modems: Novatel Mifi Huawei LTE Modem Huawei LTE Modem is black in colour and has a removable Li-Ion Battery, suggesting that this modem is mobile and not fixed in any one location. Given that it's compatible with Windows Vista, XP, 2000, Mac OS X ...
FLOW Jamaica and Caricel may launch 4G LTE with Unlimited Data and Family Plans
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FLOW Jamaica and Caricel may launch 4G LTE with Unlimited Data and Family Plans

FLOW Jamaica is still celebrating the fact that they've achieved 1 million customers as per my ditty How Flow Jamaica celebrated 1 million customers with a 99 cents FAM Plan as this is a very significant growth milestone. They're under pressure to launch their 4G LTE (Long Term Evolution Network to challenge Digicel LTE, which want live on Friday June 10th 2016 as chronicled in Kelroy's article Digicel switches on 4G LTE Network in Jamaica. But rather than be ruffled, FLOW Jamaica CEO Garry Sinclair is focusing on delivering the best HSPA+ Data service. Meanwhile, FLOW Jamaica is preparing to launch their 4G LTE Network by August 2016 islandwide on both the North and South Coast as predicted in How FLOW’s 70 Mbps VDSL in St. Ann means FTTH, 4G LTE on North Coast. So says my li...
Caricel’s LTE network to be deployed by Comtech and Alepo
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Caricel’s LTE network to be deployed by Comtech and Alepo

The next weapon to be employed by telecommunications providers in Jamaica will be 4-G Long-Term Evolution networks (LTE). Flow, Digicel and now the latest entrant into the war Caricel are lining up to "switch on" their networks to feed an increasing data-hungry market. Information has emerged that Caricel's LTE network will be deployed by US telecommunication firms Alepo and Comtech. “As we prepare to launch our new, superfast LTE broadband services, we are thrilled to work with Alepo as we seek to transform the Jamaican landscape with the introduction of the latest developments in LTE technology,” said Lowell Lawrence, CEO for Caricel Jamaica. “We are confident in the proven LTE leadership, innovation, and deployment expertise that an Alepo Comtech partnership offers.” Alepo has ...
Caricel – Newest Mobile Operator to enter Jamaican market “in a matter of weeks”
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Caricel – Newest Mobile Operator to enter Jamaican market “in a matter of weeks”

After months of limited information about the third potential entrant in the mobile telecommunications sector in Jamaica things have heated up in the last few days. Symbiote Investments Ltd has wrapped up the paperwork for its mobile spectrum license  and is expected to enter the Jamaican market in a matter of weeks as "Caricel." The Jamaica-owned company is expected to focus heavily on the mobile data market with he latest LTE 4G technology expected to power its initial roll-out in Kingston, St Andrew and Portmore before expanding to the rest of the island soon after. Stay tuned to Geezam.com for more as we closely follow this developing story and track the roll-out and development of Caricel.