Redwood City, CA
The Vodafone Americas Foundation today announced the eight finalists in its eighth annual Wireless Innovation Project (WIP), an annual competition for wireless-related technologies aimed at solving the critical issues facing the world today. The finalists, who span non-profits, universities, and social entrepreneurs, were chosen as the solutions with the highest potential to make a difference for people around the world and create lasting social change.
Tennessee-based DTC Wireless has become the first regional operator to sign up for the revolutionary new Roamer Reconnect solution from Transaction Network Services (TNS) which is set to drastically reduce wholesale roaming costs for carriers.
Roamer Reconnect gives DTC Wireless the ability to attach subscribers back to their home network while having an active data session on a roaming partner’s network, without disrupting the flow of data to the subscriber's device.
Nashville-based Equinox Information Systems today announced its addition to BroadSoft’s Xtended Solution Partner program. Since 1986, Equinox has been helping customers in the telecommunications industry stop fraud, mediate usage data, manage expense, and optimize revenue. Their business assurance solutions, TeleLink and Protector, both support and are interoperable with BroadSoft’s BroadWorks platform, qualifying Equinox for inclusion in the list of solutions providers BroadSoft maintains as part their Xtended Ecosystem.
Rosh Haayin, Israel
Santa Rosa, CA
Keysight Technologies, Inc. today announced successful verification of 1Gbps IP data throughput with the Snapdragon X16 LTE modem, a product of Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated, and the E7515A UXM wireless test set. This accomplishment brings support for LTE-A category 16 (Cat16) IP data throughput in a benchtop network emulator and was demonstrated live at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.
At the Money20/20 Europe in Copenhagen this week, Giesecke & Devrient (G&D) will showcase its Digital Banking Services including Convego Hub and CloudPay, its consumer-centric services such as instant issuance, its mobile application platform Convego AppWorld, and its digital identity services.
At the Money20/20 Europe in Copenhagen, Giesecke & Devrient (G&D) will showcase its Digital Banking Services including Convego Hub and CloudPay, its consumer-centric services such as instant issuance, its mobile application platform Convego AppWorld, and its digital identity services.
A COLLOQUY nationwide survey of 1,060 American consumers shows that 63% say wearable devices are too expensive. Just over one out of every two Americans, 52%, say they don’t know enough about wearables and don’t understand them.
On the other hand, 35% of consumers said wearable technology is nerdy, but “cool nerdy.” In a stat that retailers undoubtedly will embrace, one in four Americans, 27%, said they “used to hate shopping but with my wearable I love it.” And just 8% said wearable devices are uncomfortable.
Historically, network infrastructure is the most expensive component in a mobile operator's overall CAPEX, which holds true in China, the biggest and fastest growing 4G market in the world. This report provides an in-depth overview of market revenue, equipment shipments, and the competitive landscape for carriers. Buy now