Altair Semiconductor, a leading developer of ultra-low power, small footprint and high performance 4G LTE chipsets , announced today that its TD-LTE chipset, integrated in a commercial USB dongle, achieved download speeds of more than 100Mbps in a live over-the-air demonstration. This achievement means the promise of LTE – that the user experience will be enhanced significantly by providing fast download times and data-intensive applications – is now a reality.
Payfone and Fortumo announced that Fortumo has selected Payfone to power the direct billing option for its in-app purchasing SDK. This direct billing mobile payment method offers better reliability and higher security as well as better payouts for developers. Through the partnership, Fortumo’s clients will be able to provide consumers with the ability to make safe and secure mobile payments in real-time from any device, such as PC, smartphone, tablet or Wi-Fi.
Kaltman Creations will now be offering a new line of products with the name RF Sensitive Solutions. It features affordable, easy to use test and measurement equipment for RF sensitivity and related concerns as well as RF shielding products. The new division addresses consumer concerns about the effects of short and long-term RF and EMF exposure and how it may alter the overall health of people.
Capital Electro-Circuits is proud to announce its recent certification to international quality standard ISO 9001:2008 by Perry Johnson Registrars for manufacturing Printed Circuits Boards (PCBs). We received Certificate No. C2011-01931 August 4, 2011. ISO stands for International Organization for Standardization.
Asian technology vendors Sumitomo Electric, Hitachi, Shenzhen GongJin and Ralink have recently joined the Home Gateway Initiative (HGI), the world’s leading organisation for publishing requirements for key components of the digital home. The digital home building blocks for which HGI publishes requirements include home gateways, software infrastructure and applications, and home network devices that connect consumers to services.
IT Europa announced that it will be staging the fifth annual European ISV Convention on 1 March 2012 in Berlin. The event will bring together leading Independent Software Vendors (ISVs) with hardware, software and service organisations to explore and address the issues affecting the development of the IT Industry in Europe and to develop and strengthen partnerships aimed at supporting solution-based sales.
UK-based millimetre waveband and wireless Point-to-Point specialists, Sub10 Systems, confirmed it had reached an agreement with HUBER+SUHNER, to take over production and sales of its SENCITYLink 100, 160, 320 Mbps product line. HUBER+SUHNER’s sales will not be materially affected by this deal.
Digi International announced that its ConnectPort X5 R is now certified to use the Iridium satellite network for global, two-way, low-latency data communications. The gateway is a compact, ruggedized tracking and telematics device that incorporates cellular, satellite, global positioning system (GPS), Wi-Fi and vehicle area network (VAN) wireless technology in a single enclosure allowing for the greatest possible connectivity flexibility.
TTI’s Big Job campaign featuring a series of four webisodes chronicling the company’s quest for a new spokesperson, has received a Bronze Telly Award. Shaefer Advertising Co. a full-service, integrated strategic marketing services firm is TTI’s agency of record and produced the “Big Job" webisodes campaign.
The company is launching its mobileDNA service as part of a package to help marketers that do not yet have a mobile strategy to get campaigns up and running in a matter of days. The service has been built around 2ergo’s proprietary database of 10m opt-in UK cross-network mobile phone users, further enriched with information from users’ mobile behaviour and transactions over the last 12 months and profiling information such as age, interests and location.
ADTRAN announced that it has acquired Bluesocket, a privately held company in Burlington, Mass. Bluesocket is the first and only provider of wireless network solutions with virtual control. This acquisition was effective August 4, 2011, and includes all intellectual properties, technologies and the established customer base of Bluesocket.
Axel Technologies is pleased to announce that our Fuugo TV software has been shortlisted at the ConnectedWorld.TV Awards at IBC2011. Fuugo is the next generation TV application for mobile and handheld devices redefining TV by integrating broadcast TV, mobile TV, Internet TV and video with social media into one single application.
BSQUARE announced the Company is providing China Mobile, the world’s largest mobile network operator with over 600 million subscribers, with handset testing software and related support services. Testing of China Mobile’s subsidized handsets is done using BSQUARE Handset Certification Platform (HCP), a testing suite also licensed to device makers.
The IEEE Communications Society, the leading worldwide professional organization dedicated to the advancement of communications technologies, will hold the next IEEE Wireless Communication Engineering Technologies (IEEE WCET) Certification Exam from 2 – 29 October 2011 at Prometric testing centers located worldwide.
Data Foundry announces that Liquid Litigation Management has selected Data Foundry's Austin data center for colocation and Internet connectivity. Data Foundry’s fully redundant and secure data center will support LLM’s mission critical internal operations servers and its core business data infrastructure.