Half of mobile operators planning to launch LTE networks will do so initially in the 2.6GHz band A recent survey conducted by Informa Telecoms & Media of more than 150 operators and 50 national regulators in the world’s major markets, indicates that eight core LTE bands are emerging as the most popular choice for initial LTE launches.
With scores of smartphones available, one obvious way for them to stand out is with size. Two new phones take that to extremes: HP's tiny Veer 4G and Samsung's massive Infuse 4G. Both have the foundations of good smartphones, including great operating software and the ability to run on AT&T's high-speed "4G" network.
Fraunhofer IIS Expands "AudioLabs" International Research Center for Audio & Multimedia TechnologiesMay 12, 2011 6:56 am | Comments
Fraunhofer IIS, the world's renowned source of audio and multimedia technologies, today announced the expansion of the International Audio Laboratories Erlangen (AudioLabs), an international research center focusing on digital processing of audio and multimedia signals. To help drive the organization's key initiatives for the next decade, three professors were newly appointed to the joint institution between Fraunhofer IIS and the Friedrich-Alexander University of Erlangen-Nürnberg.
Rogers Corporation’s (NYSE:ROG) Advanced Circuit Materials Division (ACMD) opened a new production facility in Asia, one of its largest market regions. Rogers’ new ACMD Suzhou, China manufacturing facility represents a major investment in the modern China Suzhou Innovation Park (http://www.csibi.cn).
4G Americas, a wireless industry trade association representing the 3GPP family of technologies, and AHCIET, the Ibero-American Association of Research Centers and Telecommunication Enterprises, a non-profit organization of more than 50 Latin American and Spanish telecommunications companies with the purpose of contributing to telecommunications development, have announced a signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for mutual cooperation regarding wireless communications activities in Latin America.
InMobi, the world’s largest independent mobile ad network, today announced the launch of InMobi SmartPay, a performance based global mobile payments solution. InMobi SmartPay will enable app developers, game companies, and content providers in the US $200bn mobile content and virtual goods space to expand their business and monetize their users quickly and easily into new markets by providing a one-time, no-cost, single point of integration across multiple countries.
Electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, recognized by design engineers as having the industry's broadest selection of electronic components available for immediate shipment,and radio frequency integrated circuit (RFIC) manufacturer Peregrine Semiconductor today announced the two companies have finalized a global distribution agreement involving Peregrine's UltraCMOS™ RFIC products.
EnSilica, a leading independent provider of front-end IC design services, has announced that Posedge, a semiconductor intellectual property and solutions provider based in Sunnyvale (California, USA), has licensed its high-performance eSi-3250 32-bit processor core for an innovative, new Residential and SMB Gateway solution that performs Wire-Speed Routing at multi-gigabit rates.
Astrodyne Corporation, a leading provider of power solutions, announced it has completed the acquisition of Jerome Industries (“Jerome”). Since 1964, Elizabeth, New Jersey-based Jerome has been a supplier of modified custom and standard power supplies as well as battery chargers and transformers for the medical, military and industrial markets.
HOUSTON, /PRNewswire/ -- ZocDoc comes to the Greater Houston area today, bringing local patients fast, free and convenient access to appointments with nearby doctors. ZocDoc is improving access to healthcare by allowing patients to find local doctors, sort by location and insurance plan, read verified reviews and book appointments online at ZocDoc.
RESTON, Va., /PRNewswire/ -- Siemens Enterprise Communications announced that TMC, a global, integrated media company, has named three of its products as recipients of its 2010 Unified Communications magazine Product of the Year Awards. OpenScape UC Suite 2011, OpenScape UC Server 2010 and OpenScape Office MX were each recognized for excellence and innovation in the unified communications market.
Mouser Electronics, Inc. has been awarded the President’s Elite Award from Ohmite Manufacturing. Ohmite has maintained a leadership position in the design and manufacture of Power Resistive Products since 1925, and has expanded to include production of high current, high voltage, high energy, and variable voltage control resistors.
WASHINGTON, /PRNewswire/ -- In the past 24 hours, a number of news organizations have reported on the erroneous conclusions drawn by J.D. Power and Associates on the future of electric vehicles. Both J.D. Power and Associates and the media have totally mischaracterized the data from the J.D. Power and Associates 2011 U.
Greenpacket has enhanced its robust Intouch Connection Management Platform (ICMP) to comply with the 3GPP-defined standard for networking connectivity function, namely the Access Network Discovery and Selection Function (ANDSF). The enhanced ICMP now enables mobile operators to dynamically offload subscribers from congested cellular networks to WiFi networks using intelligent switching rules based on operator’s network management policies and controls.
LOS ANGELES, /PRNewswire/ -- GameFly, Inc. released a significant update to its popular mobile App, the number one App for video games news and information. It has seen over 2.6 million downloads to date on multiple operating systems. The updated App includes a number of next-generation features that connect users socially, and will transform the way gamers interact.