Global Wireless News

The Power of Sweat

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

A new, wearable device developed by a team of California researchers shows perspiration can truly be powerful.

IDT Announces Microwave and Millimeter Wave Products, Accelerating Growth in Active Antenna Systems

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Integrated Device Technology, Inc. (IDT®) (NASDAQ:IDTI) today announced that it is sampling a portfolio of millimeter wave beamformer products for 5G next-generation communications systems. These products accelerate IDT's growth in the RF market and consolidate its position as a leading supplier of RF and millimeter wave (mmWave) products for wireless infrastructure.

Soon, internet browsing will be fast even on feature phones

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

A 28-year-old Indian researcher has come up with a novel way to ensure the internet can be accessed in low- bandwidth areas and feature phones, using data compression algorithms.

Keysight Technologies chosen by Qualcomm for 5G test solutions

Thursday, June 8, 2017

Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: KEYS) has announced a collaboration with Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated, to enable the realization of 5G technologies, the company said.

ViaSat's powerful new internet satellite blasts into space

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

ViaSat?s latest Internet satellite blasted into space Thursday afternoon, furthering the Carlsbad company?s strategy of delivering high-speed broadband to more to homes and commercial airlines for in-flight Wi-Fi.

Keysight Technologies, University of California San Diego Demonstrate the World's Fastest 28 GHz 5G Band, Bidirectional Phased-Array

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Keysight Technologies, University of California San Diego Demonstrate the World's Fastest 28 GHz 5G Band, Bidirectional Phased-Array

Thousands Catch the 5G Wave at IMS2017

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Canadian IoT firm ITT will hold a 51% stake in the new entity

5 Key lessons for Indian smart cities from Sweden

Tuesday, October 20, 2015

India and Sweden have a lot in common in terms of demography, people, culture and implementation of modern technology. While the sub-continent is looking at building smart cities, Sweden's indigenous knowledge of its smart-city building model called 'Symbiocities' can actually transfer best practices to make the smart cities in the country with economically viable infrastructures providing optimum benefit for the dwellers. There are a few key lessons that India can take away from Symbiocities that Sweden has already built since years.

In the future we will wear robots,' says MIT 'bionic' professor

Tuesday, October 20, 2015

by Rachel Barnes

Hugh Herr, who heads the Biomechatronics research group at the MIT Media Lab and has been dubbed 'the leader of the Bionic Age', took to the stage at DigitasLBi's New Front conference to discuss the potential of a "transcendent human."

Herr told the story of his transformation from double amputee after a climbing accident, to exceeding what he was previously physically capable of on the rock face.

"With technology I am released from these shackles of disability - we will end disability in this century."

Straight Path aims to demonstrate viability of 5G at 39 GHz within 12-18 months

Saturday, October 17, 2015

by Monica Alleven

Straight Path, which is developing a 5G phased-array transceiver prototype in the 39 GHz band, expects to complete its work within 12 to 18 months and hopes the prototype will demonstrate the viability of using 39 GHz for 5G services.

'LISTEN': Your smart home is LISTENing to you

Monday, October 12, 2015

by Volker Buddensiek

LISTEN is a new hands-free system for controlling smart home applications that is being developed as part of a new EU project. Partners from Germany, Greece and Italy are working together on a natural language interface to control Internet services as well as functions in intelligent homes.

Healthcare Goes High-Tech

Friday, October 9, 2015

By Josh Baxt

Eric Topol is not satisfied with the health care status quo. The practicing cardiologist and director of the Scripps Translational Science Institute has seen the future of medicine and, in his view, we’re not getting there fast enough.

“We all recognize that the world has gone wireless,” Topol says. “Before we know it, 80 percent of adults will have a smartphone with broadband access. This digital infrastructure is moving at warp speed, but medicine basically hasn’t gotten out of the parking lot.”

A new measure for wireless power transfer

Thursday, October 8, 2015

Supporting the construction of highly efficient transfer links through a real-time kQ display

Wireless power transfer has many promising applications, such as contactless powering, electric vehicles, and energy harvesting. To construct a wireless power-transfer system, a "wireless transfer coupler" is necessary to deliver the energy from a high-frequency power source to a load, with no physical contact.

Wireless Communications Technologies In Healthcare Market – Global Industry Analysis, Trends And Forecast 2015 – 2023

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

According to a recent market study published by Transparency Market Research (TMR), Technology has been pivotal factor for transformation of the global health care sector. Over the last decade, advancements in the electronics and information technology have occurred at a rapid pace leading to the development of innovative wireless devices and supporting technologies. These changes have enabled easy communication even at the remotest place.

Renesas Electronics Delivers R-Car W2R 5.9 GHz Band Automotive Wireless Communication SoC for Vehicle-to-Vehicle and Vehicle-to-Infrastructure Communication (V2X)

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Business Wire -- Renesas Electronics Corporation (TSE: 6723), a premier supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, today announced the R-Car W2R system-on-a-chip (SoC), the first member of the new Renesas R-Car Family of devices developed specifically for V2X applications. The new automotive wireless communication SoC is designed for Vehicle-to-Vehicle (V2V) and Vehicle-to-Infrastructure (V2I) communication in the 5.9-gigahertz (GHz) band.

Verizon, Qualcomm set to supply controversial unlicensed LTE starting next year

Thursday, September 24, 2015

by Stephen Lawson

Verizon and Qualcomm are on track to extend LTE networks into Wi-Fi frequencies by the end of next year despite a heated controversy over whether that would slow down wireless LANs. 

Verizon will start field trials of LTE-Unlicensed in October, aiming for a commercial launch next year, executives said during a briefing at the company's Innovation Center in San Francisco on Friday. Qualcomm demonstrated chips for mobile devices and small cells and said they would show up in products around the middle of 2016.

Poor Wi-Fi Management to Cost Mobile Operators $18bn

Wednesday, September 23, 2015

Research released today by XCellAir, an expert in Wi-Fi Quality of Experience (QoE), has revealed that operators could fail to capture up to $18bn of opportunity cost if they continue to poorly manage unregulated spectrum.

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