WASHINGTON, /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- International CTIA WIRELESS® today announced the five finalists of The BIG Idea Contest, an inaugural competition that recognizes new and innovative concepts for wireless products, applications and services. After viewing and ranking more than 45 submissions, more than 5,000 mobile industry professionals voted online to choose the five BIG Idea finalists: * GreatCall, Inc.
BARCELONA, Spain and SANTA ANA, Calif. -- SRS Labs, Inc. announced at Mobile World Congress the availability of its SRS TruMedia™ audio enhancement technology suite for Android 2.3 mobile devices. SRS’ TruMedia is the industry’s first and only publicly offered audio technology suite designed specifically to be part of a fully conformant solution of the recently introduced Khronos OpenSL ES 1.
BARCELONA, Spain, /PRNewswire/ -- RF Micro Devices, Inc. recently announced that global smartphone and tablet manufacturers designing around the WiLink™ 6.0 and WiLink 7.0 platforms from Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) can integrate RFMD's RF3482 to gain reliable, flexible WiFi connectivity. Volume shipments of the RF3482 have begun, and RFMD estimates shipments will increase in support of key cellular and consumer device manufacturers.
SAN FRANCISCO, /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon announced an enhanced set of Enterprise Identity Management offerings that dramatically improves the way companies authenticate the identities of employees, partners and customers. This can significantly increase an enterprise's ability to fend off data breaches caused by ID theft and fraud.
BARCELONA, Spain, /PRNewswire/ -- The GSMA today announced the winners of the 16th Annual Global Mobile awards, held at the GSMA Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. The winners were recognized in a two-part afternoon awards ceremony and evening celebration hosted by British TV and radio presenter Jonathan Ross.
FORT COLLINS, Colo., /PRNewswire/ -- Colorado-based Rocky Mountain Tracking, Inc. has just announced the release of its Ghost Rider GPS tracking device complete with RMT's web-based software. The compact Ghost Rider GPS tracker is ideal for elderly, teen, and other personal tracking uses. The real-time Ghost Rider GPS tracker features a rechargeable internal lithium-ion battery (A/C wall charger included), internal antenna, and up to five days of continuous tracking.
BARCELONA, Spain -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS – Continuous Computing® announced that leading 4G wireless solutions vendor Airspan Networks has selected its award-winning Trillium® LTE eNodeB software and professional services capabilities to develop the company’s AirSynergy picocell and Air4G macrocell LTE base station products.
BARCELONA, Spain, /PRNewswire/ -- Mobile World Congress -- Altair Semiconductor today announced that their TD-LTE solution, combining Altair's 4G LTE chipsets and Alcatel-Lucent's LTE infrastructure, has successfully completed interoperability (IOT) testing and will take part in several TD-LTE field trials in India and China, scheduled to start in the coming weeks.
SHENZHEN, China -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- ZTE Corporation (“ZTE”) launched today at Mobile World Congress 2011 a next generation C-RAN (Cloud of Radio Access Network) wireless networking solution, which is future-proof for the next 10 years. The new C-RAN solution, which was first introduced by CMCC, will dramatically lower both CAPEX (Capital Expenditure) and OPEX (Operational Expenditure) for operators and greatly reduce power consumption through its new wireless-access network architecture.
A thin slab of metamaterial increases the efficiency of wireless power transmission by an order of magnitude, say researchers. Power cables are the bane of modern existence. If you own a desktop PC, a phone and perhaps a media player, you're likely to have at least one power socket that looks like spaghetti junction, which is why there is a growing interest in wireless power transmission.
BARCELONA, Spain, (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- At Mobile World Congress 2011, Maxim Integrated Products is introducing the MAX44007/MAX44009, digital ambient-light sensor (ALS) ICs with a unique adaptive-gain block. Designed using the company's proprietary BiCMOS technology, these ICs integrate two optical sensors, an ADC, and digital functionality into a tiny 2mm x 2mm x 0.
CHICAGO, /PRNewswire/ -- Researchers at Germany's Fraunhofer Institute have discovered a way for hackers to access passwords stored on a locked iPhone in only six minutes, without even cracking the phone's passcode. The new technique lets anyone easily access the locked information stored in the iPhone's keychain.
Ixia recently announced that NTT DOCOMO, INC. used Ixia's IxCatapult wireless network testing solutions to validate its LTE wireless access network prior to the December 24th launch of its Xi™ service. The Xi service offers download speeds of up to 75 Mbps. Pre-deployment testing of new wireless network services is a crucial step in ensuring a reliable and high quality service for subscribers.
CTIA – The Wireless Association® and the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)® submitted a white paper to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) demonstrating that the auction of 120 MHz of underutilized broadcast television spectrum will produce more than $33 billion in net proceeds for the U.
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., /PRNewswire/ -- Audience, Inc. announced its latest generation earSmart™ voice processor that delivers wideband high-definition (HD) voice quality, while suppressing background noise, for clearer communications and the best calling experience in any environment. The eS310 chip is the first of the company's next-generation voice processors based on reverse-engineering the human hearing system.