Advanced Searches

CommsUpdate’s search features the following fields that may be filtered on:

  1. The article title: title
  2. The article text: data
  3. The article release date: date
  4. The article country list: country
  5. The technology tag: tag
  6. The article company list: company

Here are some examples that you can execute by cutting and pasting the text into the search input field to the right side of this page.


Filtering on these search index fields is simple with Boolean operators.

Search for Russia articles:


Search for Russia and Wireless articles:

country:(+russia) AND tag:(+wireless)

Search for Russia or Wireless articles without any articles with the country tag value of Georgia or Turkey:

country:(+russia -georgia -turkey) OR tag:(+wireless)

Search for France and the phrase “France Telecom” and the tag LTE:

country:(france) AND tag:(+lte) AND company:("france telecom")

Search for France or the phrase "France Telecom", and LTE:

(country:(france) OR (company:("france telecom")) AND tag:(+LTE)

Date Ranges

All United Kingdom articles from Dec 2009:

country:(+"united kingdom") AND date:{20091201 20091231}

Turkey articles that are older than the end of 2009:

country:(+turkey) AND date:<20091231]

TeliaSonera Sweden articles that are more recent than the end of 2009:

company:(+"teliasonera sweden") AND date:[20091231>