Passpoint 2.0 will grow during the next 12 months as operators move from trialling the technology to deployments and more roaming agreements are signed, the head of the Wi-Fi Alliance has claimed.
Huawei will introduce its latest Network Functions Virtualisation (NFV) proof-of-concepts (PoCs) at this year’s Broadband World Forum.
Qualcomm Atheros has extended its range of 802.11ac 2.0 multi-user multi-input/multi-output (Mu-Mimo) Wi-Fi products by launching a new chipset that extends connectivity to the likes of notebooks, TVs and other consumer electronics.
Truphone has been awarded a patent by the European Patent Office that will enable mobile SIM cards to automatically switch identity when users visit another country, negating the need to manually switch SIM cards.
Huawei, KPN and China Mobile have held the “industry’s first” Voice over LTE (VoLTE) roaming call between Europe and Asia.
Unlicensed spectrum technology company NWave has become the latest to join the UK-based Weightless special interest group to develop the IoT standard.
Telefónica is launching a digital security product that allows it to track developers of malicious apps and delete further risks from app stores.
MediaTek is eyeing the higher end of the chipset market after launching a unified SoC platform for "super-mid market" handsets.
Nokia Networks has held tests of three band carrier aggregation using 40MHz of spectrum, which it said will lead to more operators launching LTE-Advanced networks.
Telefónica Germany has readied its network for VoLTE, becoming one of the first operators to offer converged wireless and wireline services on a common IMS core network.
Telenor's M2M arm has installed new functionality into its modules that will stop Internet of Things applications overloading networks.
Nokia Networks has conducted a live network trial of new software that improves smartphone performance on 3G networks.
Samsung is teaming up with SK Telecom to conduct 5G research into technologies such as small cells, massive MIMO and next generation modulation/demodulation.
Nokia Networks has collaborated with vendors to form a new ETSI Industry Specification Group for Mobile Edge Computing (MEC), to accelerate the development of open-platform APIs for services such as its own Liquid Applications platform.
Mobile operators remain focused on ethernet on fibre as the most common solution to backhaul problems but are starting to explore virtualisation, new research has claimed.
Samsung has hit a 5G milestone, clocking speeds of 7.5Gbps in a stationary environment and 1.2Gbps within a vehicle moving at more than 100 kilometres per hour.
Vodafone UK is rolling out carrier-aggregation across three cities this month as it seeks to improve indoor coverage and higher speeds.