BORDEAUX, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The growing penetration of DSL and Cable networks and the growing popularity of the mobile phone as a replacement for fixed line phones has resulted in less and less availability of fixed phone lines that are compatible with traditional analog modems. According to the US-based Harbor Research analysts firm, more than 15 million devices may need to be upgraded due to this trend.
Digi and Sprint Partner to Provide Industry's First Commercial-Grade Integrated 4G Routers to Power M2M SolutionsDecember 2, 2010 9:24 am | Comments
Digi International today introduced the industry’s first commercial-grade integrated 4G routers - the Digi Connect WAN 4G and ConnectPort X4 4G. Certified by Sprint and Clearwire, the routers provide next generation, high-speed, low latency connectivity via 4G networks to remote sites, devices and device/sensor networks.
New Audio Suite Delivers an Immersive Surround Sound Experience, Eliminates TV Volume Fluctuations and Improves Dialog IntelligibilityDecember 1, 2010 9:15 am | Comments
SANTA ANA, Calif. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- SRS Labs announced today that MediaTek is now offering SRS StudioSound HD™ on its new MT5387/MT5388 ATSC TV controller platform to deliver a ground-breaking HDTV audio experience. “We are excited to continue working alongside MediaTek to offer the best possible HDTV multimedia experience to our licensees in the television space,” said Joanna Skrdlant, Senior Director of Global Platform Partnerships for SRS Labs.
LOS GATOS, Calif. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Roving Networks, announced the RN-171, its latest ultra-low power Wi-Fi module. The new module complements Roving Networks’ line of full-featured Wi-Fi modules that are small scale, completely configurable with on-board TCP/IP stack and networking functions. Measuring 26 x 18 x 3.
TOKYO -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Renesas Electronics Corporation today announced that Renesas Mobile Corporation, which engages in SoC business mainly for mobile devices and car navigation systems, started operation on December 1, 2010. Renesas Electronics also announced that it has completed the purchase of the wireless modem business of Nokia Corporation on November 30, 2010, and has transferred its assets of the wireless modem business to Renesas Mobile, together with Renesas Electronics’ mobile multimedia SoC business, which Renesas Electronics spun off, through an absorption-type separation on December 1, 2010.
BOSTON -- BUSINESS WIRE) -- Deployments of HSPA+ and LTE networks will have a huge impact on all sectors of the communications industry next year, according to M/C Venture Partners, which today is releasing its annual list of the top 10 communications, technology and digital media industry trends to watch in 2011.
SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Agilent Technologies Inc. today announced that it will demonstrate the latest design and test innovations for software-defined radio (SDR) at the 2010 Wireless Innovation Forum, Dec. 1-2, in Washington, D.C. The demonstration will highlight Agilent’s new design and verification tools for orthogonal frequency-division multiplexing (OFDM) technology, a family of high-performance communications formats.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Rapid Chinese TD-SCDMA rollouts and the often-maligned GSM/GPRS/EDGE equipment markets have benefited the base station RF power amplifier and RF power device markets. GSM/GPRS/EDGE RFPAs and devices are still shipping in the millions. The Asia-Pacific region is presently accounting for more than 50% of the RF power semiconductor devices sold into the mobile wireless infrastructure segment.
DUBLIN -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "WiMAX Service Providers by Country 2010" report to their offering. WiMAX service providers have a rich environment to create real business, not only providing services to traditional customers, but also to developing a solid ecosystem with other technology developers which are seeking for enhancing their WiMAX-based developed products.
DUBLIN -- (BUSINESS WIRE ) -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of John Wiley and Sons Ltd's new book "Telemedicine Technologies: Information Technologies in Medicine and Telehealth" to their offering. This book brings together a broad range of topics demonstrating how information and wireless technologies can be used in healthcare.
SAN JOSE, Calif. -- (BUSINESS WIRE )-- Parade Technologies Ltd. announced two new devices that will help manufacturers bridge the transition from LVDS to DisplayPort™ interfaces in notebook and all-in-one computers. Parade’s new PS8615 DisplayPort-to-LVDS Converter IC converts single or dual link DisplayPort inputs into single or dual link LVDS outputs, supporting display resolutions up to 1920x1200 (at 60 Hz).
BEAVERTON, Ore. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Open Core Protocol International Partnership (OCP-IP) announced the availability of the white paper titled “A Memory Subsystem Model for Evaluating Network-on-Chip Performance.” This paper discusses performance characteristics of DRAM memories that affect NoC evaluation.
CALABASAS, Calif. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- High-speed Ethernet is moving into new areas of networking including 4G wireless and the datacenter. Helping equipment designers to make the most of 40G/100G Ethernet technology in these applications is the subject of a Light Reading Webinar on Dec. 2, 2010 at 12:00 p.
RIVERWOODS, Ill.-- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Discover card today announced that it has begun issuing Discover® Zip® contactless credit cards and stickers, targeted at early adopters of its mobile technology. Select Discover cardmembers began receiving contactless cards and stickers in the mail on November 15.
SYDNEY (Reuters) -- Australians enjoying the summer sunshine can now know when it's time to cover up and avoid potentially cancer-causing ultraviolet rays thanks to a new iPhone application. Australia has one of the highest rates of skin cancer in the world, with more than 1,850 people dying of it each year -- more than the number killed in road accidents, according to Cancer Council Australia.