These were Steve Jobs' exact words, spoken almost three years ago at Apple's 2010 Worldwide Developer Conference in San Francisco: "We're going to the standards bodies, starting tomorrow, and we're going to make FaceTime an open industry standard." Although a lot has happened since then--Jobs' passing, a number of new iPads, iPhones and iOS updates--it is a promise that seems unlikely to be fulfilled anytime soon.
Add another feather to the cap of cable TV provider Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSA), which last month announced a deal with Skype to provide video calling to its cable customers. Today, the MVPD announced it
Hong Kong operator CSL has deployed what it claims to be the first combination LTE network that features Dual Cell HSPA+ technology, called LTE/DC-HSPA+. The technology uses advanced multiplexing
Huawei and chip maker Sequans Communications announced a partnership to develop and mature TD-LTE technology for the global market. Meanwhile, Nokia Siemens Networks (NSN) said it successfully
CoroWare has launched CoroWare Billing Integration Framework, a software solution integrating billing services from
We all know the stresses that data traffic growth is putting on wireless network capacity. In order to understand what is causing this explosive growth in data usage, one must first understand which
Bahrain's Zain Bahrain demonstrated the capabilities of LTE, claiming it "achieved the region's highest-ever data download speed of 70Mbps" along with "a minimum latency of 15 milliseconds--the
Managed telepresence services for multinational corporations will provide a significant stream of new revenues for global telecoms service providers in the next five years, even if operators are no