List of Technology News Articles

China Mobile, Huawei and Qualcomm, debut Uplink Data Compression on 4G Network
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. ...read more

Ericsson enters ICT collaboration partnership with SK Holdings C&C
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. ...read more

GSMA Launches Low Power Wide Area Network Initiative to Accelerate Growth of IoT
The GSMA has established the 'Mobile IoT Initiative' to address the use of Low Power Wide Area (LPWA) solutions in licensed spectrum. ...read more

NSW Premier opens Huawei's National Training and Innovation Centre
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. ...read more

Cell phones help track of flu on campus
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, ...read more

Helping Siri hear through a cocktail party
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. ...read more

Qualcomm Enables Wireless Charging for Mobile Devices with Metal Cases
Qualcomm says it has engineered a solution to allow wireless charging for devices with metal exteriors. ...read more

New SIMalliance Specification Supports Standardisation in M2M Deployments
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. ...read more

Ericsson and SK Telecom to collaborate on 5G network slicing
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. ...read more

Cellphones can steal data from 'air-gapped computers' according to researchers
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. ...read more

Gemalto demonstrates remote provisioning of consumer devices based on GSMA architecture
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, ...read more

MoveSense app makes cellphone an oxygen saturation monitor for heart and lung patients
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. ...read more

Ericsson collaborates with Softbank on 5G trials in Tokyo
Ericsson is extending its long-term partnership with SoftBank, by adding joint field trials of 5G technology in Tokyo. ...read more

Consortium Promoting 6Ghz-100Ghz spectrum for 5G Networks
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, ...read more

Roadmap Drives IoT Ecosystem and Creates New Opportunities in Malaysia
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. ...read more

Turkcell and Ericsson collaborate on 5G research and development in Turkey
Turkcell and Ericsson have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to collaborate on 5G research and development. ...read more

Your phone knows if you're depressed
Time spent on smartphone and GPS location sensor data detect depression ...read more

Huawei and SoftBank Sign MoU to Launch Joint TDD+ R&D Program
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 ...read more

Rice tests wireless data delivery over active TV channels
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. ...read more

ZTE signs joint Pre5G R&D MOU with SoftBank
ZTE says that it has signed a deal with Japan's SoftBank to collaborate on research and development on pre-5G networks technology. ...read more

Advancements in LTE Set the Foundation for 5G
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. ...read more

Omnidirectional free space wireless charging developed
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, ...read more

Could your smartphone one day tell you you're pregnant?
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 ...read more

Huawei and Vodafone trial LTE broadcast technology for the first time in Spain
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, ...read more

Most internet anonymity software leaks users' details
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'. ...read more

ITU defines vision and roadmap for 5G mobile development
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". ...read more

Can personal devices interfere with hospital care?
Concordia University study examines whether wireless transmitters represent a danger to patients ...read more

Key to quick battery charging time
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. ...read more

Alcatel-Lucent and Sequans to power IoT prototyping platform for Orange
Alcatel-Lucent and Sequans Communications are to collaborate on enabling key technologies for the 'Internet of Things' by providing the '4G Kit for IoT', ...read more

Counting people with Wi-Fi
Researchers use a common wireless signal to count the number of people in a designated space without relying on them to carry personal devices ...read more