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Ericsson transfers parts of 2G and 3G development to Combitech

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 08:37

Ericsson and Combitech have signed an agreement for a transfer of 2G and 3G development units in Linkoping and Gothenburg, Sweden. Click here for more.

Top 3 China Smartphone Vendors Take Combined 47% Total Market Share

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 08:37

This shows that the market continues to consolidate further as the share of the top three vendors continue to increase. Click here for more.

Fungi recycle rechargeable lithium-ion batteries

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 08:37

A team of researchers is turning to naturally occurring fungi to drive an environmentally friendly recycling process to extract cobalt and lithium from tons of waste batteries. Click here for more.

Gartner Hype Cycle Highlights China's Aggressive Investment in High Tech

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 08:37

Despite the slowdown in GDP growth to 6.9 percent in 2015, China is still making aggressive investments to drive the adoption of high technology by local enterprises and organizations, according to Gartner. Click here for more.

44% Of Indian Smartphone Owners Likely to Replace Device in Next 6 Months

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 08:37

The report identifies online as the preferred channel for the next smartphone purchase by most Indian smartphone owners. Click here for more.

iPass Extends Partnership With Deutsche Telekom to Offer Wi-Fi on 12 Airlines

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 08:37

Wi-Fi service provider, iPass has extended the term of its partnership with Deutsche Telekom to offer inflight Wi-Fi access to iPass customers on 12 international airlines. Click here for more.

Can cell phones make you feel less connected to your friends and family?

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 08:37

In this digital age, with phones at our finger tips, you would think that access to constant communication would make us feel closer to one another. But a new study suggests that cell phone use might lead to feeling less socially connected, Click here for more.

iOS Returns to Growth in the US, EU5

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 08:37

The latest smartphone OS data shows that iOS returned to growth in the US and EU5, accounting for 31.8% and 18.2% of smartphone sales, respectively, in the second quarter of 2016. Click here for more.

US Army Awards BlackBerry With Certificate of Networthiness and Authorization

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 08:37

BlackBerry has announced that its AtHoc software has received a Certificate of Networthiness (CoN) and Authority to Operate (ATO) with the US Army through April 2019. Click here for more.

Ericsson and China Mobile conduct world's first 5G drone prototype field trial

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 08:37

Ericsson and China Mobile have partnered to conduct the world's first 5G-enabled drone prototype field trial on operator's network. The trial represents a major milestone on the road to 5G. Click here for more.

Sprint Demonstrates Three-Channel Carrier Aggregation Reaching 295Mbps

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 08:37

USA based Sprint says that it reached peak speeds of 295 Mbps in three-channel carrier aggregation lab tests using the HTC 10, one of the first devices on the market to support the functionality. Click here for more.

Wi-fi from lasers

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 08:37

While Wi-Fi and Bluetooth are now well established technologies, there are several advantages gained by shortening the wavelength of the electromagnetic waves used for transmitting information. Click here for more.

Vodafone and Huawei Deploy World's First Commercial DB-HSDPA Solution

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 08:37

Huawei and Vodafone Spain have completed the world's first commercial implementation of dual-band High Speed Downlink Packet Access (DB-HSDPA) technology. Click here for more.

BlackBerry Certifies First Platinum Providers for Security and Mobility Services

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 08:37

BlackBerry has announced the first wave of Platinum achievements for partners as a result of the renewed Enterprise Partner Program for solutions providers. Click here for more.

See-through circuitry

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 08:37

Researchers have found a way to make transparent transistors and other essential components of electronic circuitry using inexpensive and readily available materials and a simple fabrication technique. Click here for more.

Small Cell as a Service connects crowds at Wasps' Ricoh Arena

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 08:37

Ericsson has become the connectivity partner for the Ricoh Arena stadium in Coventry, UK, home to Aviva Premiership rugby team Wasps and Wasps Netball. Click here for more.

Researchers find that Android apps can secretly track users' whereabouts

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 08:37

Three years ago, the Federal Trade Commission dimmed hopes for the Brightest Flashlight app for Android, slapping its developer with charges of consumer deception. Why? Click here for more.

Ericsson and Bombardier test LTE networks at speeds up to 200 km/h

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 08:37

Ericsson and railway carriage builder, Bombardier have completed trials of LTE networks for railway solutions at simulated speeds of up to 200 kilometers per hour. Click here for more.

Tablet shipments continue to fall, but business demand provides hope

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 08:37

The worldwide tablet market fell an additional 16% in Q2 2016, as shipments dropped to their lowest point in three years. Click here for more.

Worldwide Tablet Shipments Decline More Than 12% in Second Quarter

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 08:37

Growth continues to decline with the market receding 12.3% year over year as vendors begin to refocus their product lines and consumers hold off on purchases. Click here for more.