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Mixed results in the Fortune 500's technology sector, as mobile is up year-over-year, cellular is about flat, but the biggest losses in the PC market, as desktops and laptops are taking a backseat for smartphones.
Earthquake h its Virginia and was felt all along the East Coast. With cellular networks jammed with phone calls and SMSes, how are you using technology to contact friends and family or find out what happened?
Already in many emerging markets, cellular phones are far more prevalent than computers, driving many in educational technology to consider non-traditional computing deployments that leverage cellular technology instead of optical, cable, DSL or other data circuits. Even in more mature markets, one has to wonder what role smartphones can play in keeping kids connected to data sources, documents, and communications media.
Current adoption of the wireless technology will help ensure its continued existence in light of emergence of cellular broadband, experts say.
Canadian scientists have recreated a famous painting from Vermeer on the microscale by using a new protein patterning technique. In fact, they've used a new laser method to draw protein pictures. And to illustrate the precision of their protein patterning technique, the research team reproduced 'Girl with a Pearl Earring,' a masterwork of Dutch painter Johannes Vermeer. But the real goal of this work is to replicate the brain's complex cellular environment. The research team said their new laser method is 'a major discovery, since the new laser technology can encourage and guide the growth of finicky nerve cells.' But read more...
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While the U.S. launch of WiMAX marks the debut of fast wireless Internet, the overall implications of this technology are much broader. See how this could shake up the cellular world and usher in a new breed of software, devices, and business applications.
Recent industry announcements indicate femtocell market is heating up, but the cellular technology is hindered by lack of standards, says analyst.
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Like basic utilities such as electricity and water, technology has crept into our everyday lives in such a way that we have become so dependent on it even when we know that it's not a perfect system.If you make a random survey of the things that people can't live without, you're likely to find a cellular phone on the list.
Singapore-based mobile marketing company Sydus has breathed new life into radio, a 100-year-old technology that has seen little or no major innovations in decades.Since its inception last March, the company's mobile music service has been accessed more than 400,000 times by listeners in some 90 countries. Dubbed MobileRadio, which premiered as Virgin Radio UK, the service streams radio programs over cellular networks. Prior to the launch, Virgin Radio UK could only be heard in the greater London area. Today, it is accessible, on the move.
Gradual upgrades to the 3.5G cellular technology will give HSDPA an edge over WiMax, but the latter could see growth in India and South Korea, says Frost & Sullivan.
As the inventor of the CDMA (Code-Division Multiple Access) standard, Qualcomm has been reeling in big bucks in recent years as operators around the world started rolling out third-generation (3G) cellular networks based on wideband CDMA. Until now, the company's CDMA technology only makes up 20 percent of the worldwide cell phone market, mostly in North and South America.
Science and technology news site RedNova has republished a Business Communications Review piece summarizing an exhaustive series of assessments of advanced applications from four leading IP telephony vendors.The BCR editors were quite impressed by Avaya's mobility support, especially its ETC (extension-to-cellular) capabilities.
56% of enterprises using wireless LANS they installed themselves, Forrester Research says. 47% of companies said they are evaluating or piloting technology to integrate cellular and Wi-Fi networks to increase employee productivity and reduce costs and complexity.
Harris Interactive Technology Research says 10% of US adults have cut the landline and switched to mobile phone, 5% are seriously considering such move, and 47% are somewhat considering getting rid of landline. 39% who said they would never give up their landlines because of safety, the need for dial-up Internet access, the high cost of cellular service, quality of wireless reception at home and the need for multiple phone lines.
A survey of more than 2,000 adults, sponsored by AuthenTec, shows that 63% of consumers would pay extra to add fingerprint biometrics to their PC and notebook computers, while 71% would pay more for this feature in their cellular phones. Most consumers said they would use the technology to replace their PC and Internet passwords, as well as to help transform their cell phones into their personal wallets to conduct m-commerce and wireless banking.
The cellular industry is making room for VoIP, the less-expensive Internet-based call technology.
Having literally sprung-up as a new cellular technology overnight, the popularity of CDMA450 is growing, according to In-Stat/MDR. The high-tech market research firm reports that, as a result, the number of CDMA450 subscribers will increase from approximately 1 mln by the end of 2004 to over 2.
The cellular handset has been going through a complete evolution in the last few years, keeping handset chipmakers on their toes while they attempt to forecast what will be the next big thing. When a technology does take the fancy of consumers and carriers, history shows us that the content of a handset can change quickly.
The company teams up with Flarion, which makes a new kind of wireless technology that competes with Wi-Fi and 3G cellular.
Czech company is using next-generation cellular technology to bring wireless broadband to Europe.
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