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Magnetic Fields Provide a New Way to Communicate Wirelessly
September 1st 2015 - 01:40 GMT
A new technique could pave the way for ultra low power and high-security wireless communication systems...more

China Mobile, Huawei and Qualcomm, Debut Uplink Data Compression on 4G Network
August 27th 2015 - 02:00 GMT
China Mobile, along with Huawei and Qualcomm announced the completion of the industry's first commercial verification of Uplink Data Compression (UDC), a TDD+ technology, on a LTE-TDD commercial network....more

Ericsson Enters ICT Collaboration Partnership with SK Holdings C&C
August 27th 2015 - 01:00 GMT
Ericsson and SK Holdings C&C, headquartered in Seoul, South Korea, have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to develop a global collaborative ICT ecosystem....more

GSMA Launches Low Power Wide Area Network Initiative to Accelerate Growth of IoT
August 26th 2015 - 02:25 GMT
The GSMA has established the 'Mobile IoT Initiative' to address the use of Low Power Wide Area (LPWA) solutions in licensed spectrum....more

NSW Premier Opens Huawei's National Training and Innovation Centre
August 25th 2015 - 01:55 GMT
The Premier of New South Wales (NSW), Mike Baird MP, and the Global Rotating CEO of Huawei, Ken Hu, officially opened Huawei's National Training and Innovation Centre in Chatswood....more

Cell Phones Help Track of Flu on Campus
August 19th 2015 - 02:00 GMT
New methods for analyzing personal health and lifestyle data captured through wearable devices or smartphone apps can help identify college students at risk of catching the flu, ...more

Helping Siri Hear Through a Cocktail Party
August 14th 2015 - 02:45 GMT
People trying to talk to Siri may soon no longer have to look like they're about to eat their iPhones, thanks to a new technology demonstration that solves the \"Cocktail Party\" conundrum. ...more

Qualcomm Enables Wireless Charging for Mobile Devices with Metal Cases
August 6th 2015 - 01:00 GMT
Qualcomm says it has engineered a solution to allow wireless charging for devices with metal exteriors....more

New SIMalliance Specification Supports Standardisation in M2M Deployments
August 5th 2015 - 02:05 GMT
The SIMalliance has published a new specification, which allows mobile network operators (MNOs) to remotely load and manage subscriptions across deployed machine-to-machine (M2M) and consumer devices in a standardised way....more

Ericsson and SK Telecom to Collaborate on 5G Network Slicing
August 5th 2015 - 01:00 GMT
Ericsson and SK Telecom have signed a Letter of Intent (LoI) to collaborate on the development of a 5G core network that deploys network slicing technology....more

Cellphones Can Steal Data from 'air-gapped Computers' According to Researchers
July 28th 2015 - 11:14 GMT
Researchers have discovered that virtually any cellphone infected with a malicious code can use GSM phone frequencies to steal critical information from infected \"air-gapped\" computers. ...more

Gemalto Demonstrates Remote Provisioning of Consumer Devices Based on GSMA Architecture
July 23rd 2015 - 01:00 GMT
Gemalto has presented a demonstration that brings to life for the first time a common architecture for the remote provisioning of consumer devices as defined by the GSMA, ...more

MoveSense App Makes Cellphone an Oxygen Saturation Monitor for Heart and Lung Patients
July 22nd 2015 - 05:55 GMT
Patients suffering from chronic cardiopulmonary diseases could soon have a solution to help them accurately monitor their health and warn doctors at the first sign of trouble....more

Ericsson Collaborates with Softbank on 5G Trials in Tokyo
July 22nd 2015 - 01:00 GMT
Ericsson is extending its long-term partnership with SoftBank, by adding joint field trials of 5G technology in Tokyo....more

Consortium Promoting 6Ghz-100Ghz Spectrum for 5G Networks
July 20th 2015 - 02:15 GMT
The use of such extremely high frequencies for mobile communications is challenging but necessary for supporting 5G's extreme mobile broadband service which will require very high data rates, and in some scenarios, also very low end-to-end latencies,...more

Roadmap Drives IoT Ecosystem and Creates New Opportunities in Malaysia
July 20th 2015 - 01:55 GMT
The Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI) and MIMOS Bhd have launched the National Internet of Things (IoT) Strategic Roadmap to take the lead in accelerating IoT adoption in Malaysia. ...more

Turkcell and Ericsson Collaborate on 5G Research and Development in Turkey
July 20th 2015 - 01:00 GMT
Turkcell and Ericsson have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to collaborate on 5G research and development. ...more

Your Phone Knows if You're Depressed
July 16th 2015 - 02:25 GMT
Time spent on smartphone and GPS location sensor data detect depression...more

Huawei and SoftBank Sign MoU to Launch Joint TDD+ R&D Program
July 15th 2015 - 01:45 GMT
Huawei and SoftBank have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on cooperation in verification testing, technological evaluation, and R&D of TDD+, a 4.5G mobile communications technology...more

Rice Tests Wireless Data Delivery over Active TV Channels
July 14th 2015 - 01:20 GMT
If the technology were incorporated into next-generation TVs or smart remotes, it could significantly expand the reach of so-called \"super Wi-Fi\" networks in urban areas....more

ZTE Signs Joint Pre5G R&D MOU with SoftBank
July 13th 2015 - 01:00 GMT
ZTE says that it has signed a deal with Japan's SoftBank to collaborate on research and development on pre-5G networks technology....more

Advancements in LTE Set the Foundation for 5G
July 10th 2015 - 01:45 GMT
Standardization work on Rel-13 was initiated in June 2014 with some early approval of higher priority items. With work ongoing at this time, finalization is expected by early 2016....more

Omnidirectional Free Space Wireless Charging Developed
July 8th 2015 - 03:30 GMT
The simultaneous charging of multiple mobile devices at 0.5 meter away from the power source is now possible under the international electromagnetic field guidelines,...more

Could Your Smartphone One Day Tell You You're Pregnant?
July 2nd 2015 - 01:20 GMT
Small add-on devices could turn a smartphone's built-in optical components into biosensing technology to monitor diabetes, test for pregnancy, monitor hazardous gases among other applications...more

Huawei and Vodafone Trial LTE Broadcast Technology for the First Time in Spain
July 1st 2015 - 01:00 GMT
Huawei and Vodafone Spain recently carried out the trial for the LTE broadcast eMBMS (Evolved Multimedia Broadcast Multicast Services) technology for the first time in Spain, ...more

Most Internet Anonymity Software Leaks Users' Details
June 30th 2015 - 01:25 GMT
A study of fourteen popular VPN providers found that eleven of them leaked information about the user because of a vulnerability known as 'IPv6 leakage'....more

ITU Defines Vision and Roadmap for 5G Mobile Development
June 24th 2015 - 02:25 GMT
The ITU has established the overall roadmap for the development of 5G mobile and defined the term it will apply to it as "IMT-2020"....more

Can Personal Devices Interfere with Hospital Care?
June 17th 2015 - 02:05 GMT
Concordia University study examines whether wireless transmitters represent a danger to patients...more

Key to Quick Battery Charging Time
June 17th 2015 - 01:45 GMT
Researchers have discovered the structure and transport properties of the \"intermediate state\" in lithium-ion batteries - key to understanding the mechanisms of charge and discharge in rechargeable batteries. ...more

Alcatel-Lucent and Sequans to Power IoT Prototyping Platform for Orange
June 15th 2015 - 02:35 GMT
Alcatel-Lucent and Sequans Communications are to collaborate on enabling key technologies for the 'Internet of Things' by providing the '4G Kit for IoT',...more

Counting People with Wi-Fi
June 9th 2015 - 01:40 GMT
Researchers use a common wireless signal to count the number of people in a designated space without relying on them to carry personal devices...more

Nokia Networks, StarHub Showcase LTE-Advanced at 600Mbps Using 4X4 MIMO Technology
June 5th 2015 - 01:20 GMT
Singapore's second-largest mobile operator, StarHub, has successfully demonstrated 600Mbps peak download speeds using Nokia Networks' 4X4 MIMO technology with LTE-Advanced Carrier Aggregation...more

Ericsson Opens a Cloud Lab in Italy for Faster Co-creation and Innovation
June 5th 2015 - 01:00 GMT
Ericsson is launching a new cloud lab in Italy enabling faster innovation and co-creation with leading telecom operators....more

Nokia Traffic Steering Manager Effectively Increases Network Capacity by 10%
June 4th 2015 - 01:20 GMT
Nokia Networks claims to have solved the complexities of coordinating the dozens of load balancing and traffic steering features available in multi-technology, multi-layered and multi-vendor mobile broadband networks....more

5G Pilot Launched to Make Swedish Mines Safer and More Productive
June 4th 2015 - 01:00 GMT
Ericsson is to launch a pilot project that will use 5G technology for communication and remote control operations. ...more

Recovering a Rare Metal from LCDs to Avoid Depleting Key Resource
June 3rd 2015 - 07:50 GMT
In 20 years, one of the essential components of the liquid-crystal displays, or LCDs, that make many of our gadgets possible could disappear....more

Ericsson Garage to Open in Budapest
June 3rd 2015 - 01:00 GMT
Ericsson has announced the opening of the Ericsson Garage at its research and development facility in Budapest, Hungary, a technology incubation lab,...more

New 5G Innovations Boost Mobile Data Speeds
June 2nd 2015 - 01:00 GMT
The next generation of mobile networking, known as 5G, is expected to be commercially available around 2020, but Ericsson already has live indoor and outdoor 5G test networks in Sweden and the USA....more

Retrofitting Old for New in the Internet of Things
May 29th 2015 - 01:45 GMT
Enabling IoT in the home could depend on connecting legacy systems...more

Mission Possible: This Device Will Self-destruct when Heated
May 22nd 2015 - 01:25 GMT
Where do electronics go when they die? Most devices are laid to eternal rest in landfills. But what if they just dissolved away, or broke down to their molecular components so that the material could be recycled? ...more