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UK Retailers Ignoring Valuable New Market

February 29, 2012 4:34 am | Comments

Somo, the largest independent global mobile marketing agency, has today released research into the mobile-readiness of the UK’s top 100 retail brands. Despite UK smartphone penetration surpassing  50%, and mobile devices making up  around 15% of all online traffic, many of the most popular UK stores are ignoring this mass market opportunity.


Agilent to Demonstrate Test and Characterization Tools at OFC/NFOEC

February 29, 2012 4:21 am | Comments

Agilent Technologies will demonstrate the latest components and test equipment for optical communications at OFC/NFOEC, March 6-8, at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Agilent products help optical component companies stay competitive and accelerate the process of bringing their terabit designs and optical transceivers to market.


CSR Showcasing Innovations that Redefine the Mobile Experience at Mobile World Congress

February 24, 2012 11:44 am | Comments

At the Mobile World Congress 2012 conference and exhibition next week, CSR plc will showcase many of the company’s latest innovations and technology solutions, with a number of public and private demonstrations scheduled to illustrate how CSR is redefining the mobile experience in a variety of smartphones, tablets and other mobile products and technologies from the world’s most popular brands.


Bytemobile: Mobile Video Traffic Hits Nearly 70% on Certain Networks

February 24, 2012 11:39 am | Comments

Bytemobile published the findings of its Mobile Analytics Report - February 2012. The new report reveals that the average volume of video traffic on mobile networks has risen by 10 percentage points since this time last year - up to 50% from 40%. In certain networks, video traffic is up to 69% of total traffic.


Smaato Powers Ahead with Record Growth; Unveils Smaato Global Price Index for Mobile Advertising

February 24, 2012 11:35 am | Comments

Smaato continues its momentum and record growth as the company powers into 2012 setting Smaato on track to earn title as the undisputed global leader in mobile advertising. Record Growth and Momentum 2011 proved to be a record year for Smaato with the mobile advertising leader reporting over 200% growth, adding offices in Singapore, New York, London, Jakarta and Mumbai.


CertiVox and QuickLogic Partner to Revolutionize Information Security in the Mobile Market

February 24, 2012 10:23 am | Comments

CertiVox and QuickLogic Corporation announced plans to jointly develop user-friendly data solutions across platforms to solve the many online security challenges facing businesses and individuals today. The first jointly developed product will extend the capability of secured cloud storage to a USB thumb drive, which features QuickLogic's CSSP platform and CertiVox's on-demand encryption key management.


Cybercom Named Partner for Connected Vehicles

February 24, 2012 10:12 am | Comments

Ericsson named Cybercom as an industry expert partner for the development of services and products for the automotive industry. During Mobile World Congress in Barcelona next week, Cybercom will demonstrate its corporate concept for connecting the driver and the vehicle to the cloud using the Ericsson´s product Multiservice Delivery Platform.


Most Extensive NFC Product Portfolio Boasts Platform for Extra Services and Revenue Growth

February 24, 2012 9:58 am | by Posted by Janine E. Mooney, Editor | Comments

STMicroelectronics has unveiled its second-generation Near Field Communications (NFC) controller. ST says the new IC, in combination with its wide Secure Element portfolio, will speed up the arrival of a new world of secure contactless apps and services accessible through next-generation smartphones.


Nujira Study Reveals Mobile Network Performance Limited by Handset Transmitters

February 24, 2012 9:37 am | Comments

Nujira has released the results of an operator-focused study carried out by RTT and Caru Ventures on behalf of Nujira to understand the network performance challenges faced by operators. Crucially the study found that LTE network performance is currently limited by handset transmit performance - reducing network coverage by as much as 32%, requiring operators to install 45% more base station sites.


Qosmotec Propagation Effects Replicator (QPER) Supports Azimuth Systems' ACE MX MIMO Channel Emulation Platform

February 24, 2012 9:32 am | Comments

Qosmotec announced that it would support Azimuth’s portfolio of real world test solutions with the Qosmotec Propagation Effects Replicator (QPER) software. With QPER, Azimuth’s customers will have access to a powerful application that creates virtual environments, which can then be recreated with the dynamic RF fading capability available with the Azimuth ACE MX MIMO Channel Emulator.


Rogers to Highlight Pair of High-Flying Laminates for Satellite Communications at Satellite 2012

February 24, 2012 9:28 am | Comments

Rogers Corporation will be highlighting two of its leading printed-circuit-board (PCB) laminate materials for commercial and military satellite-communications (satcom) electronic applications at the upcoming Satellite 2012 Exhibition. The Satellite 2012 Exhibition (, being held March 12-14 in the Walter E.


TTI Announces 2011 Winners of the Supplier Excellence Awards

February 23, 2012 11:29 am | by Posted by Ron M. Seidel, Editorial Intern February 23,2012 | Comments

TTI, global distributor of interconnect, passive, electromechanical and discrete components, today announced the winners of its prestigious 2011 North America Supplier Excellence Awards. Melanie Pizzey, TTI Vice President Global Product Operations, made the announcement. “We are pleased to announce this year’s Supplier Excellence Award winners.


Cree and The Noun Project Collaborate to Create the Next "Bright Idea"

February 23, 2012 10:07 am | Comments

Workshop Attendees to Design a New Symbol for LED Lighting Cree and The Noun Project are sponsoring an Iconathon at the Cree campus in Durham on Saturday, Feb. 25 to create universally recognizable symbols for LED lighting and other energy-efficient technologies. “We’re continuing to raise people’s awareness of the LED lighting revolution, bringing together leading creative minds to help us establish a symbol to represent LED lighting,” said Ginny Skalski, Social Media Specialist, Cree.


Modelithics Signs SJ Technologie Ltd. For Representation in the United Kingdom

February 23, 2012 8:31 am | Comments

Modelithics announces its partnership with SJ Technologie Ltd. for sales and service representation for the United Kingdom. Modelithics’ CEO, and the Managing Director for SJ Technologie, John Kitchen, have signed a comprehensive agreement designed to fully support Modelithics in the United Kingdom markets for RF and microwave simulation models as well as custom and special order microwave characterization and modeling services.


Home Will Be Center Stage of Mobile Innovation in 2012, Analysys Mason Report

February 23, 2012 8:12 am | Comments

Leading smartphone operating system providers with strong interests in the TV industry – including Apple, Google and Microsoft – will find a new ‘battleground’ in the home this year. In 2012, the home will become a key new area for innovation and competition as smartphone players move to enable smartphones to interact with home entertainment devices in a more seamless and integrated manner, according to new research from Analysys Mason.



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