SUNNYVALE, Calif., /PRNewswire/ -- Ruckus Wireless™ today announced that its ZoneFlex Mobile Internet Smart Wi-Fi System was named a finalist in the GSMA Global Mobile Awards program in the category of Best Mobile Broadband Technology. The winners of the Global Mobile Awards will be announced February 15, 2011, at the Mobile World Congress event, taking place in Barcelona, Spain.
PORTLAND, Ore. -- (BUSINESS WIRE)--CompanionLink® Software, Inc. today published a white paper, “Switching from BlackBerry to Android,” that reviews migration strategies, third-party apps and Q&As that address common concerns for business people making the switch from BlackBerry® to Android™-based smartphones.
ON Semiconductor and Cypress Semiconductor Corporation today announced that a definitive agreement has been signed for ON Semiconductor to acquire the CMOS Image Sensor Business Unit (ISBU) from Cypress in an all cash transaction for approximately $31.4 million. The transaction is expected to close by the end of the first quarter of 2011, subject to customary closing conditions.
LightSquared’s Statement on the FCC’s Conditional Waiver of the Ancillary Terrestrial Component (ATC) Integrated Service RuleJanuary 27, 2011 6:01 am | Comments
RESTON, Va. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- LightSquared, the nation’s first wholesale-only integrated wireless broadband and satellite network, issues the following statement on the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) Conditional Waiver of the Ancillary Terrestrial Component (ATC) Integrated Service Rule: LightSquared is pleased with the Federal Communication Commission’s grant of its request to allow its wholesale customers to provide either dual-mode or terrestrial-only devices as part of an integrated satellite-terrestrial broadband service.
CARLSBAD, Calif., /PRNewswire/ -- Callaway Golf Company today revealed its next generation golf GPS device, the Callaway upro mx. A successor to the company's acclaimed original upro device, which earned a Best of What's New Award from Popular Science, the Callaway upro mx sets a new standard for innovation in the category with a host of intuitive technological advancements.
SINGAPORE -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Rising mobile penetration and proliferation of mobile broadband continues to boost wireless service revenue. ABI Research estimates global wireless service revenue at more than $159 billion for 3Q 2010, of which data services account for nearly one third. Mobile Internet revenue is estimated at about $100 billion for 2010, a 20% increase from the previous year and almost three times more than revenue earned five years ago.
NORWOOD, Mass. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) is providing its highly integrated iCoupler® digital isolation solution to Siemens Aerospace for its PowerSCOE™ system, a sophisticated satellite power protection system that will shut down kilowatts of power within the satellite within microseconds in the case of an anomaly.
PIM Under Attack: CommScope’s Andrew Solutions Launches Five-Prong Campaign to Help Improve Mobile NetworksJanuary 26, 2011 6:20 am | Comments
HICKORY, N.C. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Passive intermodulation (PIM) continues to be one of the top causes of quality and performance issues faced by wireless operators in their networks. In 2011, CommScope’s Andrew Solutions is targeting PIM in an all-out assault. PIM is the result of two or more wireless signals mixing together to create additional, undesired frequencies that cause interference or degrade transmission of desired signals in wireless networks.
Kindle Singles — Compelling Ideas Expressed at Their Natural Length — Now Available in the Kindle StoreJanuary 26, 2011 6:20 am | Comments
SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Before the advent of digital reading, writers often had to choose between making their work short enough for a magazine article or long enough to deliver the "heft" required for book marketing and distribution. Three months ago, Amazon made a call to serious writers, thinkers, scientists, business leaders, historians, politicians and publishers to join Kindle in making a new kind of content available to readers—Kindle Singles.
WASHINGTON, /PRNewswire/ -- Ford is aggressively accelerating its commitment to wirelessly connected intelligent vehicles – known as vehicle-to-vehicle communications – becoming the first automaker to build prototype vehicles for demonstrations across the U.S., doubling its intelligent vehicle investment in 2011 and dedicating even more scientists to developing this technology.
Digi-Key Corporation today announced its worldwide distribution agreement with Taoglas Ltd., a global antenna solutions provider. Taoglas’ products are now available for purchase on Digi-Key's global websites and will be featured in future print and online catalogs. Taoglas is one of the leading M2M antenna providers of finished and custom external and embedded antenna solutions for ISM (Zigbee, WiFi etc), cellular (GSM/CDMA), 3G, 4G (WiMax, LTE) and GPS.
Broadband Antenna Tracking Systems Provides Critical Emergency Management Communications System for Louisiana ParishJanuary 26, 2011 6:19 am | Comments
INDIANAPOLIS -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Broadband Antenna Tracking Systems, Inc. (BATS) announced today that it has supplied a wireless broadband communications platform to support a Louisiana parish emergency mobile command center. The parish required a rapidly deployable mobile command center to provide on-site command and control at disaster sites and to act as a redundant 911 call center.
App Enhances Viewing Brainshark Presentations on Mobile, Plus Easy Navigation and Convenient Access to Presentation DetailsJanuary 26, 2011 6:19 am | Comments
WALTHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Brainshark, Inc. today announced the immediate availability of the Brainshark App for the iPhone and iPad, downloadable for free from Apple’s App Store. With this new application, iPhone and iPad users can take advantage of advanced features – designed to enable easy navigation and convenient access to important information – when they view Brainshark presentations from their mobile devices.
ARLINGTON, Va. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- During tonight’s State of the Union address, it is reported that President Barack Obama will call for increased investments in the nation’s technology infrastructure to increase competitiveness, promote job growth and spur innovation. In response, the Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA), which represents the global manufacturers and suppliers of the information and communications technology (ICT) industry, today released TIA’s Innovation Package: A Roadmap to Growing Jobs & the Economy.
Technology Addresses the Integration of Multi-Vendor Legacy 2G and 3G Networks into LTE Self-Organizing NetworksJanuary 25, 2011 6:29 am | Comments
Celcite Management Solutions announced the launch of its Multi-Technology Self-Organizing Networks (SON) solution. As networks are becoming more complex, integrating multi-band (700/900/1800/2100/2600MHz), multi-carrier systems and combining GSM, UMTS, HSPA and LTE technologies, inter-technology interaction now has a three-dimensional impact on network performance.