List of Technology News Articles

Nokia and MTS Group to collaborate on IoT and 5G in Russia
Nokia and Russia's MTS have signed a collaboration agreement that will create a path to the realization of 5G technology. more

Distance wireless charging enhanced by magnetic metamaterials
Some devices can already be charged wirelessly by placing the mobile device on top of a charging base. The next step, charging devices without the need of taking them out of one's pocket, might be just around the corner. more

As Phone Market Matures, Display Makers Turn to In-Cell and On-Cell Touch Technologies
As the mobile phone market slows, display manufacturers are looking to new in-cell and on-cell touch-screen solutions that offer consumers thinner and brighter displays, more

'Pee power' turns urine into sustainable power source for electronic devices
Researchers have developed an innovative miniature fuel cell that can generate electricity from urine, creating an affordable, renewable and carbon-neutral way of generating power. more

Wi-Fi capacity doubled at less than half the size
Columbia Engineers develop the first on-chip RF circulator that doubles WiFi speeds with a single antenna -- could transform telecommunications more

Computers in your clothes? A milestone for wearable electronics
Clothes that receive and transmit digital information are closer to reality more

Mobile phone surveillance could help tackle rabies
A mobile-phone-based system for rabies surveillance in Tanzania is demonstrating huge potential for mobile technologies to improve public health service delivery, especially in resource-poor settings, more

Russian scientists develop long-range secure quantum communication system
A group of scientists from ITMO University in Saint Petersburg, Russia has developed a novel approach to the construction of quantum communication systems for secure data exchange. more

KT and NEC successfully test 5G backhaul solution utilizing E-band spectrum
NEC has announced the completion of a Proof of Concept trial with South Korea's Korea Telecom for a 5G wireless backhaul solution that utilizes E-Band spectrum (70-80GHz). more

Ericsson and Telefonica demonstrate live delivery of LTE-U
Ericsson and Telefonica have demonstrated live, over-the-air delivery of LTE-U through Telefónica's network more

Smartphone technology adapted into super-sensitive gravity detector
Scientists have found a way to adapt a system often found in smartphones to create a super-sensitive detector capable of measuring minute changes in gravity. more

Huawei to Open Innovation Centre in Thailand
Huawei has selected Thailand to host its first technology and innovation centre in Southeast Asia. more

Qualcomm Announces Introduction of Virtual Reality Software Development Kit
The SDK is expected to be available in the second quarter of 2016 through the Qualcomm Developer Network. more

Smartphones could improve skin cancer detection in developing countries
Everyone knows smartphones can be used as calendars, calculators, radios and cameras. But, did you know they can also be used as microscopes that have the potential to save lives? more

Smartwatches can now track your finger in mid-air using sonar
As mobile and wearable devices such as smartwatches grow smaller, it gets tougher for people to interact with screens the size of a matchbook. more

Engineers Design Next-Generation Non-Reciprocal Antenna
Researchers have designed an antenna that is able to process incoming and outgoing radio-wave signals more efficiently and without the need for separate bulky and expensive electrical components commonly used in antenna systems. more

Ericsson and China Mobile extend 5G cooperation
Ericsson joins China Mobile's 5G Joint Innovation Center program to accelerate development of next-generation wireless networks, more

IMT-2020 makes progress in developing 5G standard
This is the first meeting of ITU-R Working Party 5D following the decision of the World Radiocommunication Conference 2015 (WRC-15) to identify and harmonize spectrum for operation of IMT systems in frequency bands below 6 GHz. more

Ericsson teams with Google for Open Cloud Service
Ericsson has announced the launch of OTT Cloud Connect (OCC), an open cloud service that allows mobile operators across the globe to 'connect' to multiple OTT players to deliver new and creative services to users. more

Spinning better electronic devices
A team of researchers have demonstrated the transmission of electrical signals through insulators in a sandwich-like structure, a development that could help create more energy efficient electronic devices. more

KT, NTT DOCOMO, SK Telecom and Verizon to Form 5G Open Trial Specification Alliance
This alliance plans to develop an aligned 5G trial specification that would serve as a common, extendable platform for different 5G trial activity around the world, more

Ericsson adds cloud capabilities to accelerate LG Uplus transition to NFV and SDN
Ericsson has announced the integration of its Cloud Manager with the SDN Controller to orchestrate service and cloud infrastructure management, more

Computers can tell if you're bored
Computers are able to read a person's body language to tell whether they are bored or interested in what they see on the screen, more

How tablets and YouTube can empower people with intellectual disabilities
Research from Concordia University in Montreal shows that mobile technologies like tablets and smartphones can go a long way in helping people with ID face these challenges. more

Ericsson and Orange in Internet of Things trial with EC-GSM-IoT
Ericsson, Orange and Intel have completed one of the first live trials of EC-GSM-IoT technology for Internet of Things optimized for, low-cost, low-complexity devices more

Ericsson 5G field trial achieves peak downlink throughput over 25Gbps
Ericsson 5G Radio Prototypes are currently delivering more than 12Gbps mobile experience per user, in live networking environments with downlink throughput of more than 25Gbps using MU-MIMO. more

Ericsson and Vodafone announce strategic partnership on 5G technologies
Vodafone Group is partnering with Ericsson and a number of other partners to research 5G technologies and prepare its networks for a transition towards the new mobile standard. more

TeliaSonera & Huawei will jointly innovate in 5G
TeliaSonera and Huawei have agreed on a cooperation to establish a strategic partnership in the research and development of 5G technologies. more

Qualcomm Announces Mobile Industry's First Gigabit Class LTE Modem
The Snapdragon X16 LTE modem is the first commercially announced Gigabit Class LTE chipset designed to deliver fiber-like LTE Category 16 download speeds of up to 1 Gbps, more

Qualcomm Announces New Snapdragon Wear Platform
Qualcomm has shown off its Snapdragon Wear, a new platform for wearable devices, and the Snapdragon Wear 2100 system-on-chip (SoC), the first in a new product family designed for wearable electronics. more