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Linux Phone Standards (LiPS) folds into LiMo Foundation
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6/26/2008   Post a comment
To address the growing adoption of Linux platforms by the global mobile market, the Linux Phone Standards (LiPS) Forum announced that activities and membership are folding into the LiMo Foundation as of July 2008.
ip.access brings femtocells home
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6/23/2008   Post a comment
ip.access, a developer of femtocell and picocell solutions, unveiled 3G Home Routing technology to connect 3G phones into a home network via its Oyster 3G femtocell.
Mobile data traffic will roughly double each year from 2008 through 2012, says Cisco VNI report
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6/23/2008   Post a comment
The Cisco Visual Networking Index (VNI) Forecast for 2007-2012 provides key findings on a variety of consumer and business Internet Protocol (IP) networking trends that are driven by the increasing use of video and Web 2.0 social networking and collaboration applications--AKA visual networking.
Cypress touchscreen solutions include multi-point touch on one chip
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6/23/2008   Post a comment
Cypress Semiconductor Corp. introduced a TrueTouch touchscreen solution based on the company's PSoC programmable system-on-chip architecture. The single-chip solution interprets up to 10 inputs from all areas of the screen simultaneously.
Communications goes green? Not yet.
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6/23/2008   Post a comment
At NXTComm last week, I met with Edna Conway, Sr. Director of Advanced Compliance and Social Responsibility (quite a title), and I had my first glimpse into exactly what 'green' means to Cisco--and what it doesn't mean to many.
Altera MAX IIZ CPLDs go to the Beijing Olympics
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6/23/2008   Post a comment
Altera Corporation's MAX II CPLDs are going to the Olympics. Shenzhen Huayu Communications Technology Company Limited selected MAX IIZ for use in its P1200 portable handsets at the summer Olympics for ID identification, logistics, and public transportation services.
Interview: Will Strauss of Forward Concepts on Mobile Internet Device (MID) study
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6/16/2008   Post a comment
On the heels of a major report on Mobile Phones last month, Forward Concepts is at it again. In what may be the first in depth study on the rapidly evolving Mobile Internet Device chip market, devices, application processors, and cellular-centric chips are all covered.
LTE: From Zero to 32 Million in Three Years, says ABI Research
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6/12/2008   Post a comment
It will be 2010 before a Long Term Evolution (LTE) network is commercial, however ABI Research forecasts that by 2013, there will be more than 32 million subscribers using LTE networks.
Which cellular headset should I buy, and why?
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6/12/2008   Post a comment
On July 1 this year, a California law goes into effect that says we have to use a hands-free device if we want to talk on the phone while driving.
iPhone 3G: Faster Internet, lower price
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6/9/2008   Post a comment
Lines will form on July 11 for Apple's newest iPhone 3G, and this time it won't make as much of a dent in the wallet.
Connect One unveils Mini Socket iWiFi
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6/9/2008   Post a comment
An embedded serial-to-WiFi module that connects embedded devices running machine-to-machine (M2M) applications to 802.11b/g wireless LANs, was unveiled by Connect One.
NXP delivers direct playback mobile content to TV sets with TV-output processor
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6/9/2008   Post a comment
NXP Semiconductors launched the NXP SAA8510, a mobile multimedia TV-out processor that enable TV-output on any mobile device featuring a standard LCD interface.
Indicted
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6/5/2008   Post a comment
Cocaine, ecstasy, and stock option backdating don't mix, decided the U.S. Attorney's office as they pulled the rug out from under the playboy former chief executive of Broadcom.
Brain Control: This is great, but potentially scary
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6/5/2008   Post a comment
No, it isn't someone controlling your brain, it's giving your brain the ability to control a machine--directly.
Cellular 25: Celebrate 25 years of cellular communications
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6/5/2008   Post a comment
On October 13th this year, wireless telecommunications leaders will gather in Chicago to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the launch of cellular communications.
Verizon Wireless to buy Alltel for $28.1 billion
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6/5/2008   Post a comment
Verizon Wireless announced an agreement to acquire Alltel Corporation in a cash merger.
Addressing the 'cool' engineer
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6/2/2008   Post a comment
Now I know that this is a site that is dedicated to helping you do your work and I think it does a mighty fine job at providing the type of content you need. Once in a while, however, I run across information that you might not need today--but that you really would like to have--or something that's downright fun.


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