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Amazon Fire Phone sales launch at Telekom
9/30/2014 10:08:08 AM
The Amazon Fire Phone is now available to buy exclusively from Telekom. Amazon’s first smartphone - Fire - offers incredible value with unlimited cloud storage for photos taken with the device, 32GB of memory standard, world-class on-device customer support with Mayday and premium hardware. Fire phone offers completely new and unique services such as the Firefly object …
Polkomtel and Huawei completed Friendly User Test of Voice over Long Term Evolution (VoLTE) in Poland
9/26/2014 5:12:45 PM
Huawei, together with Polkomtel, the operator of Plus network today announced they have successfully carried out a Friendly User Test (FUT) of VoLTE technology for the first time in Poland. Conducted on the commercial network elements, the FUT was completed using the Huawei Smartphone Ascend P7. The goals of the FUT were realized as users were provided with voice and SMS …
Motorola Solutions included, Carbon Disclosure Project’s List of Top Companies
9/26/2014 4:45:41 PM
Motorola Solutions (NYSE: MSI) was recognized in the Carbon Disclosure Project’s (CDP) 2014 climate change report as a leader among Standard & Poor’s (S&P) 500 companies for the depth and quality of climate change data disclosed to its investors and the global marketplace. Companies with disclosure scores in the top 10 percent are included on the CDP’s S&P 500 …
ZTE Makes It Easy to Live Large with the New ZMAX Phablet at T-Mobile
ZTE Makes It Easy to Live Large with the New ZMAX Phablet at T-Mobile
9/25/2014 12:12:07 PM
ZTE USA, the fourth largest smartphone manufacturer in the U.S.*, today introduced the ZTE ZMAX at its launch event in New York City and announced the phone’s exclusive availability with T-Mobile beginning September 24. This beautiful, value priced LTE smartphone with a 5.7 inch HD screen heightens performance and class in the mid-range market, giving T-Mobile customers more …
Business trust in data security in the cloud at an all-time low
9/25/2014 9:26:14 AM
Data security and trust in cloud-based services are a rapidly growing concern for IT decision makers within large organisations, according to a new global study from BT. While 70 per cent of those surveyed are adopting cloud storage and web applications within their business, their confidence around cloud security is at an all-time low. Yet despite this, 50 per cent say …
Ubisense CTO of Geospatial Division to Present at GeCo
Ubisense CTO of Geospatial Division to Present at GeCo
9/24/2014 2:11:40 PM
Ubisense , the leader in location intelligence solutions, announced today that Peter Batty, co-founder and CTO of the geospatial division, will present tomorrow at GeCo in the Rockies, a collaborative conference between GIS in the Rockies and Geospatial Conference of the West (GeCo West), being held this week in Grand Junction, Colorado.   Alongside executives from ESRI, …
GENBAND International Business Services Centre Headquarters Gets New Home at Parkmore West Business Park in Galway
9/24/2014 12:16:57 PM
GENBAND ™, a leading developer of software-based real time communications solutions, today announced that it has relocated its Galway-based International Business Services Centre headquarters to the Parkmore West Business Park in Galway, Ireland.  GENBAND’s Business Services Centre supports mission-critical company operations including Order Management, Procurement, …
The future of fast is coming to Australia’s best mobile network
9/24/2014 11:59:36 AM
Telstra today confirmed the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 will be Australia’s first ultra-fast LTE-Advanced (LTE-A) smartphone and is set to join Telstra’s product line-up later this year. LTE-A technology will enable owners of compatible smartphones like the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 to experience mobile web speeds previously unimaginable. Telstra’s LTE-A carrier aggregation service …
Alcatel-Lucent starts construction of Sea-Me-We 5 undersea cable system linking Singapore and France
9/24/2014 11:46:49 AM
The South East Asia-Middle East-Western Europe 5 (SEA-ME-WE 5) consortium has announced that the contract for the deployment of the SEA-ME-WE 5 undersea cable system spanning 20,000 km from Singapore to France has come into force. The new 100G SEA-ME-WE 5 will deliver ultra-broadband capacity and faster access to consumers and businesses. Its ultimate design capacity of 24 …
5-TILES Keyboard Goes Free With Beta Launch for Android
9/23/2014 5:00:00 AM
Responding to popular demand from thousands of early fans, ETAOI Systems today announced the beta release of their 5-TILES , a patent-pending keyboard for Android mobile phones and smartwatches. Version 3.0 of the 5-TILES keyboard, which is specifically designed for touch screen devices of all sizes, includes a new alphabetic layout, an improved design, and removes the …
The Chernin Group and AT&T’s Otter Media to Acquire Majority Stake in Fullscreen
9/22/2014 5:39:04 PM
Otter Media, a venture between The Chernin Group and AT&T*, today agreed to purchase a majority stake in Fullscreen, a global online media company. As part of the deal, Fullscreen CEO and Founder George Strompolos will continue as CEO and maintain a material ownership stake in the company. Otter Media was established by AT&T and The Chernin Group to invest in, …
Inmarsat supports World Space Week 2014
Inmarsat supports World Space Week 2014
9/22/2014 8:57:05 AM
Inmarsat is supporting World Space Week on 4-10 October, which this year goes under the theme ‘Space: Guiding Your Way’, in celebration of the crucial satellite communications and navigation systems that guide people and pinpoint places. The United Nations General Assembly first declared that World Space Week would be held each year from 4 October in 1999. Today it has grown …
Emulex Assumes New Active Role with Telecommunications Innovation Community
9/22/2014 8:00:00 AM
The Telecom Council of Silicon Valley today announced that Emulex will join 120 of telecommunication’s innovation community as a Telecom Council Member. The partnership will provide Emulex with a platform to influence the next generation of industry advancements, discover innovative technologies, and build partnerships with other companies on the leading edge of …
75% of businesses are soon to have M2M strategies in place states Vodafone report
9/19/2014 10:53:47 AM
Marketing Release - According to a report published by Vodafone, within three years, seventy-five percent of businesses will have a strategy in place for implementing Machine-to-Machine (M2M) external-facing projects, such as customer service.   Machine-to-Machine technology is the communication between machines that work without the need for human intervention …
Omni-channel retailing and M2M is changing shopping experiences
9/19/2014 7:46:28 AM
Marketing Release - The consumer shopping experience is changing as traditional high street shopping is being combined with the online shopping platform, through omni-channel retailing and M2M (Machine-to-Machine).   It must be stated that shopping is as popular as ever, with consumers’ shopping habits not slowing down. However, what is different is that technology …
Transmode announces winners of its annual partner awards
9/18/2014 10:55:24 AM
Transmode, a global supplier of packet optical networking solutions, today announced the winners of its annual partner awards. The two main awards for the " Best Customer Evolution" and " Best Competitive Win" were awarded to NEC de Mexico S.A. and Telindus BV (Netherlands), respectively. The Transmode partner awards are presented in recognition of the exceptional work …
AT&T Teams with IBM Cloud to Extend Highly Secure Private Network to Clients
9/18/2014 9:51:58 AM
AT&T* ( NYSE:T ) and IBM (NYSE: IBM ) are continuing to speed up business adoption of cloud services by extending AT&T NetBondSM services to the SoftLayer platform for stronger security and performance. This extension of the IBM and AT&T alliance will allow businesses to easily create hybrid -computing solutions. AT&T Virtual Private Network (VPN) …
Gemalto’s Cinterion M2M technology leverages the Sprint network
9/17/2014 6:42:14 PM
Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, announces a new initiative to enhance M2M connectivity across the United States with the certification of the Gemalto Cinterion® PCS3 module on the Sprint network. This new product is designed to provide superior efficiency in applications such as mHealth monitoring, fleet and asset tracking as …
Inmarsat and Thales conclude GX Aviation Reseller agreement
9/17/2014 6:26:11 PM
APEX EXPO - Inmarsat (LSE:ISAT.L), the leading provider of global mobile satellite communications services, today confirmed Thales , the leader in inflight entertainment and connectivity, as a Value Added Reseller for GX Aviation. Inmarsat and Thales expect that launch customers for GX Aviation, Inmarsat’s game-changing high-speed broadband connectivity, will be able to offer …
Cisco and Telefónica Deliver a Platform for Testing Advanced Converged Networks Leveraging Software Defined Networking and Open, Standards-Based Capabilities
9/17/2014 1:57:39 PM
Cisco and Telefónica have announced the creation of an advanced testing platform to jointly explore and capitalize on the benefits of converged IP and optical networks. Convergence of IP and optical networks based on IETF standards makes it possible to unify the planning, management and engineering of optical network layers and IP network layers, with a consequent …