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Mobile Viewpoint launches new suite of cellular video uplink solutions  Newsshooter

Mobile Viewpoint has announced a new suite of pocket-sized bonding units. Mobile Viewpoint's BaseLink 2.0, DataLink and TerraLink Mini-M.


If Canada Wants to Slash Cell Bills, Here's How One Nation Did It  TheTyee.ca

Feds just told regulators to up cell phone competition. Israel shows what it takes.


(2019 – 2024) Mobile Satellite Services Market Report – Industry Growth, Trends, Analysis and Forecasts  The Newsmates

Mobile Satellite Services Market Report (2019-2024) Provides key statistics on Market overview, Major Key-players of Mobile Satellite Services Industry, Scope ...


The Collected Cellphones of Paris Hilton (2003–2010)  Interview

Along with the selfie, and many other once-outlandish practices now central to life in 2019, Paris Hilton pioneered the cellphone as permanent accessory.


This Boise company’s plans mean you may get cell service at Lucky Peak at last  Idaho Statesman

The route from Diversion Dam to Idaho City, including Lucky Peak, notoriously lacks cell *service*. A group of new cell towers along Idaho Highway 21 may help ...


US Cellular to Launch 5G in the Second Half of 2019  Light Reading

U.S. Cellular - which counts 5 million US mobile customers - is planning to join the 5G game with vendor Ericsson. However, some of the details of U.S. ...


Report: Cell Phone Use has Revolutionized North Korean Logistics  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

The advent of cellular phones is transforming logistics in North Korea, accelerating a shift towards a market economy, according to a recently released study by ...


The Employer's Duty to Preserve Employee Cellular Phone Data  Lexology

With the proliferation and technological advances of cellular phones, the role of these devices in the workplace has evolved at a rapid pace. While…


Deeper Dive—Saankhya Labs is 'cellularizing' broadcast to make mobile TV possible  FierceVideo

Live TV on a mobile device is already possible today through several subscription services. But free over-the-air TV delivered via an IP network to a mobile ...


Why Consumers Are Connecting Smartwatches to Cell Plans, But Disconnecting Tablets  Fortune

For the first time since Apple introduced cellular-capable iPads in 2010, more people took their tablets off their U.S. mobile plans last year than added them, ...


Latin American LPWAN Industry Forecast to 2023 - Ingenu, LoRa Alliance, SIG, and Sigfox are Dominating - ResearchAndMarkets.com  Business Wire

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Latin American LPWAN Industry, Forecast to 2023" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.


Videotron offering free Samsung Galaxy tablet on 3GB cellular plan with phone purchase  MobileSyrup

Quebec carrier Vidéotron is currently running a promotion that offers a Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5-inch tablet with a 3GB cellular data plan for $0 when ...


#TBT: Qualcomm to the left, Ericsson to the right, 3G IP fight, fight, fight… this week in 1999  RCR Wireless News

This week in 1999: Ericsson and Qualcomm's ten-year war over cdmaOne patents and other IP related to 3G technologies comes to a (fairly) happy resolution.


Germany launches 5G auction amid row with US over Huawei  Phys.Org

Germany launched its auction Tuesday for the construction of an ultra-fast 5G mobile network as a transatlantic dispute rages over security concerns ...


How to Download Movies & TV Shows on Amazon Prime Video for Offline Playback  Gadget Hacks

Back in 2015, Amazon Prime Video was the first subscription-based streaming *service* to introduce the ability to download movies and TV shows for offline ...


HYLA Mobile Launches New Trade-in Program for US Cellular's Customers  The Fast Mode

HYLA Mobile announced they are launching a new trade-in program in all of U.S. Cellular's stores.


China to overview cellular apps for college students  Brinkwire

BEIJING, March 13 (Xinhua) — China's Ministry of Education said a full review of mobile apps used by schools will be conducted to ensure they are free of ...


Here Technologies’ cellular map can tell when you’ll lose coverage on the road  Digital Trends

Here Technologies' wants to make it a little easier for companies to know where cellular coverage is available on the roads. The company has announced a new ...


5G networks: Are they dangerous to our health?  DW (English)

Fears surrounding mobile phone use and the possible effects of radiation on the human body are mounting. As Germany begins a new 5G network rollout, DW ...


2019-2025 Cellular Network Subscription Market: Status, Future Forecast, Growth Opportunity, and Manufactures  Norwalk Daily

Cellular Network Subscription market report is a unique business planning tool that helps to prioritize regional sales activities, define realistic sales targets, keep ...


Foldable phones are about to make the US very jealous  The Verge

The US is falling behind on phone design, and foldables are the proof. This year's Mobile World Congress was full of foldables, from Huawei's sleek Mate X to ...


Siyata Receives $6.19M from Exercise of Warrants TSX Venture Exchange:SIM  GlobeNewswire

Financing Provides Ample Support for Worldwide Carrier Launches of First Vehicle-Mounted 4G/LTE Smartphone.


Global Push-to-Talk over Cellular Market Driven by the Deployment of Next-Generation 5G Networks and Significant Growth of Mobile Communication Products  Titan Chronicle

Persistence Market Research (PMR) recently published a report titled “Push-to-Talk Over Cellular Market – Global Industry Analysis 2013-2017 and Market ...


Where to buy the Samsung Galaxy S10, S10 Plus, and S10e  Android Authority

Update, March 8, 2019 (10:10 AM ET): Today is officially Samsung Galaxy S10 day! Some of you who pre-ordered the device could see it arrive today, while ...


Can You Prohibit Employees From Using Cell Phones At Work?  Lexology

With the prevalence of cell phones in today's society, many companies struggle with how to manage employee time spent on personal mobile devices. But…


Revamped LTE-B with DTT-like overlay ready for another mobile TV assault  Rethink Research

We can count at least three major attempts to get mobile broadcast over cellular off the ground since the turn of the Millennium and all flopped dismally.


iPad Mini 2019 review-in-progress  Digital Trends

Apple's new iPad Mini has beastly performance, fluid iOS 12 software, and good battery life. It also looks like it came straight out of 2015, because the design ...


Telstra chalks up mobile milestone  Computerworld Australia

Telstra revealed today that it had connected its 10,000th mobile site, with the 5G site coming online some 32 years after the telco first began delivering cellular ...


MLB, T-Mobile Extend Sponsorship Agreement; Free MLB.TV Available To Customers  Forbes

MLB and T-Mobile have extended their sponsorship agreement for an additional four years. As before, the wireless carrier is offering free MLB.TV to new ...


Trump calls for 6G cellular technology, because why the heck not?  TechCrunch

We've been covering the battle for 5G between the U.S. and China for some time. The White House has made 5G technology a national security priority, and ...


Personal Mobile Device Use Underscores Healthcare BYOD Policy Need  HITInfrastructure.com

The use of personal mobile devices in healthcare highlights the need for organizations to implement a robust healthcare BYOD policy.


Huawei racks up 5G network deals at MWC 2019 despite U.S. pressure  VentureBeat

The United States spent 2018 mounting a historic international lobbying effort to stop Huawei hardware from being used in 5G network buildouts, but cellular ...


Siyata Mobile Inc. (SIM) Dipped -1.85% on Mar 21  Z Tribune

Shares of Siyata Mobile Inc. (CVE:SIM) last traded at 0.53, representing a move of -1.85%, or -0.01 per share, on volume of 191050 shares. After opening the.


Energizer's New 18,000mAh Battery Happens to Include an Android Phone  ExtremeTech

Energizer built an 18000 mAh battery and stuffed an Android phone into it. ...


As 5G looms, most hospitals watch from the sidelines  Healthcare Dive

As Rush University Medical Center prepares to unveil preliminary results from the first hospital 5G network in a matter of months, health systems are in limbo, ...


Data sharing practices of medicines related apps and the mobile ecosystem: traffic, content, and network analysis  The BMJ

BMJ 2019; 364 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.l920 (Published 20 March 2019) Cite this as: BMJ 2019;364:l920. Linked Editorial. Commercial health apps: in ...


HYLA Mobile Provides New Smartphone Trade-In Program Teams with U.S. Cellular  Total Telecom

HYLA Mobile, the world's leading provider of software technology and services for mobile device trade-in and reuse solutions, today announced they are ...


Poor cellular network irks Sanat Nagar, Dobi Ghat residents  Greater Kashmir

GreaterKashmir: Residents of Dobi Ghat, Hazratbal and Sanat Nagar localities of Srinagar have complained about poor mobile and internet *service*. Delegation ...


5G is not the answer, says Intechnology boss Peter Wilkinson  Yorkshire Post

5G technology is being widely touted as the Next Big Thing, but serial entrepreneur Peter Wilkinson doesn't believe a word of it. >>>


iPad Air vs. iPad Mini: Which New iPad From Apple is Right For You?  Digital Trends

Apple has unveiled two new iPad models -- a new iPad Air and iPad Mini. Both devices have a lot to offer -- but they're also very similar in a lot of ways. Which ...


Comparing United States Cellular (NYSE:USM) and Millicom International Cellular (TIGO)  PressOracle

United States Cellular (NYSE:USM) and Millicom International Cellular (NASDAQ:TIGO) are both mid-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the ...


Reviewing SITO Mobile Ltd. (SITO)'s and Partner Communications Company Ltd. (NASDAQ:PTNR)'s results  The FinReviewer

SITO Mobile Ltd. (NASDAQ:SITO) and Partner Communications Company Ltd. (NASDAQ:PTNR) compete with each other in the Wireless Communications ...


Continental and Vodafone present first results of cooperation; Cellular V2X, mobile edge computing and AI  Green Car Congress

e At the 2019 Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona, Continental and the telecommunications group Vodafone will showcase the first results of their ...


Report: 5G Who? At 4 Billion Connections, LTE Market Share at Nearly Half of All Global Cellular Connections  Telecompetitor

LTE market share in North America has reached 82%, according to 5G Americas. This year, researchers expect to see 336000 5G connections in the US in 2019 ...


Skedulo raises $28 million to help enterprises manage their mobile workforce  VentureBeat

Mobile workplace management startup Skedulo has raised $28 million in a *fresh* funding round led by Microsoft's M12 venture arm, the company announced.


The absurdity of college basketball loyalties  http://www.rrspin.com/

We find the basketball obsession in North Carolina kind of absurd. While we're North Carolina born and bred ourselves and enjoy this time of year called March ...


Police warn against accepting stolen goods after mobile phones stolen  Loop News Trinidad and Tobago

Police are once again reminding persons that it is an offence to knowingly receive stolen property. This reminded comes after an estimated $40000 in ...


Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou wanted to quit her job just before arrest, founder says  CNBC

Huawei Technologies Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou had been looking for another job when she was arrested in Canada last December on a U.S. ...


Thwarting the Robocaller Invasion  Kiplinger's Personal Finance

Consumers have an array of weapons at their disposal in the fight to help keep those infuriating interruptions at bay.


The Best Cell Phone Coverage in Canada  WhistleOut Canada

Article Summary. Canada's best coverage nationally comes from Telus with the best mobile coverage, fastest connectivity and most reliable *service*. Bell and ...


Airtel Share crisis: O&O Network appeals court order to deposit N22.5b  P.M. News

Akin Kuponiyi O&O Network has filed a notice of appeal against the ruling of the Federal high court ordering it to deposit N22.5 billion with […]


Pareteum And Citrix Agree Mobile Workforce Global Cloud Strategy Deployment  Field Technologies Online

Pareteum Corporation (Nasdaq: TEUM), a rapidly growing global cloud software communications platform company with a mission to connect every person...


$46.36 Bn 5G Fixed Wireless Access (FWA) Market by Offering, Demography, Application, and Region - Global Forecast to 2026  GlobeNewswire

Dublin, March 21, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "5G Fixed Wireless Access (FWA) Market by Offering (Hardware: Access Units & CPE, Services), ...


Apple iOS 12.1.2 Has A Serious Cellular Data Problem  Forbes

Apple iOS 12.1.2 is causing very serious problems for iPhone owners...


What Is 5G? Here’s What You Need to Know About the New Network  The New York Times

The transition to new fifth-generation cellular networks, known as 5G, will affect how you use smartphones and many other devices. Let's talk about the ...


Apple iOS 12.1.3 Continues iPhone Cellular Data Problems  Forbes

Apple iOS 12.1.3 has a serious problem and you should delay upgrading your iPhone and warn others...


Best Canadian Cell Phone Plans - March 2019  WhistleOut Canada

Article Summary. The best mobile plan in Canada is the Koodo $55 Unlimited Minutes Plan with 4GB of data when you bring your own phone. The best Family ...


Mobile service lacking outside of cities  Westman Journal

Manitoba's cellular *service* is questionable outside of cities, even in the densely populated southern half along the Trans Canada Highway and at summer ...


SF’s first cellular phones arrived in 1984, costing just $30 per hour  San Francisco Chronicle

For reasons hard to pinpoint, 1980s articles in The San Francisco Chronicle archives often feel more dated than stories that were published decades earlier.


The Security of Cellular Connections  The New York Times

That free Wi-Fi network may not be so free if it is unsecured and someone hijacks your data. Your phone's cellular data connection offers more protection.


Uncapped mobile data packages – Vodacom, MTN, and Rain respond  MyBroadband

MyBroadband spoke with South African mobile networks about the possibility of uncapped mobile data packages.


The LG V40 Has the Best Cellular Reception of Any Phone  PCMag

Your mobile phone is connected. Or, at least, it should be. Whether you make lots of calls or just scroll through your Instagram feed, staying online with your ...


Another cellular provider coming to Cornwall in March  Cornwall Newswatch

CORNWALL – Cell phone users in Cornwall will have another choice for their mobile phone *service*. Shaw Communications' Freedom Mobile will be expanding ...


#TBT: Mobile faxes, criminal cellular emulation and crunch time for the Telecom Act … this week in 1995  RCR Wireless News

This week in 1995, the Telecom Act ran into a time crunch in Congress, IBM and Pacific Bell teamed up to offer data including mobile faxes, and more.


App Over 150 MB? Here's How to Download It Using Cellular Data on Your iPhone  WonderHowTo

These days, cellular connections can be just as fast — if not faster — than traditional internet providers. That, coupled with the prevalence of unlimited data plans ...


What Is Spectrum Mobile, and Is It Worth It?  Tom's Guide

Spectrum internet customers can also get their mobile phone *service* from the internet and cable provider. But how does Spectrum Mobile compare with other ...


Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) Market 2019: Competitor Analysis By Lebara, Palmarium, KDDI Corporation, TracFone Wireless, FRiENDi Mobile, Virgin Mobile USA, Tesco Mobile, Globecomm Systems Inc., Lycamobile Group, PosteMobile, Drillisch Telecom  openPR

Global Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) report acts as a confirmed source of information to offer a telescopic view of the current market trends, situations, ...


Reviewing Millicom International Cellular (TIGO) and Mobil’nye Telesistemy PAO (NYSE:MBT)  Baseball Daily News

Mobil'nye Telesistemy PAO (NYSE:MBT) and Millicom International Cellular (NASDAQ:TIGO) are both mid-cap computer and technology companies, but which ...


Google's Cheap Cell Phone Service Now Works with Most Android and iPhone Devices  Interesting Engineering

Project Fi (now Google Fi) could change the game for people frustrated with paying expensive phone bills each month.


Apple iOS 12.1.2 Is Breaking Some Cellular Data  Forbes

Apple iOS 12.1.2 seems an innocuous release, but it introduces a very serious problem...


Switch To A New Cell Provider and Keep Your Number  WhistleOut Canada

Even if your cell phone plan gives you what you need, you may find a better plan elsewhere. In Canada you can switch plans, cell phone providers, and even get ...


Canada’s new low-cost cell phone plans? ‘A joke,’ expert says  Global News

New, lower-cost data-only plans proposed by Bell, Rogers and Telus fall short, consumer advocates and industry researchers say.


Doro 7050 (Consumer Cellular) Review & Rating  PCMag.com

The Doro 7050 for Consumer Cellular is a rare affordable-yet-future-proof LTE voice phone. Its capabilities are very basic, but it'll stay connected for years to ...


Why most commuters can’t get cellphone service on the Toronto subway  The Globe and Mail

More than three years after cellular *service* became available in parts of the Toronto Transit Commission's subway, only customers of smaller provider Freedom ...


Hands-On with Consumer Cellular  Thurrott.com

It's the holy grail of wireless carriers: A *service* that resells bandwidth on one or more major carriers and does so at rock-bottom prices. And on that note, I've ...


Bell MTS upgrading rural cell service in southeast Manitoba  CBC.ca

Bell MTS is promising significant upgrades to cellular *service* in southeast Manitoba. The upgrades include extending LTE Advanced (LTE-A) wireless coverage ...


FACT CHECK: Can Mobile Phone Users Update Their Voicemail Greetings Without Cellular Service?  Snopes.com

In the event of a hurricane, mobile phone users can update their voicemail greetings even if they lose WiFi and cellular *service*.


Using your phone on a plane is safe – but for now you still can't make calls  The Conversation - US

Phones' functions go far beyond making calls these days. Here's the basics on why you can use some features and not others – and why planes may someday ...


Apple iOS 12.1.4 Fails To Fix Cellular, WiFi Problems  Forbes

Apple iOS 12.1.4 is an essential upgrade, but there are reasons why you should be unhappy about that...


Decoding 5G: A cheat sheet for next-gen cellular concepts and jargon  VentureBeat

Everything about the next-generation cellular standard 5G is complicated — too complicated for average users, and guaranteed to confuse everyone except ...


What is a mobile network, anyway? This is 5G, boiled down  The Conversation AU

5G is similar to existing mobile networks, but with key differences in hardware and software. And we still need to work out who will build this infrastructure in ...


Unlimited Data Plans With No Contract in Canada  WhistleOut Canada

Article Summary. Unlimited data plans for your cell phone are available from four carriers; SaskTel, Freedom Mobile, Chatr and Lucky Mobile. The best unlimited ...


Comcast’s Xfinity Mobile announces new restrictions on video quality and hotspot speeds  The Verge

Xfinity Mobile is set to place limitations on the maximum video quality and hotspot speeds that customers can get when using cellular data. Video streaming will ...


Apple might be making its own cellular chips to compete with Qualcomm  The Verge

Apple is apparently working on its own, in-house developed modem to allow it to better compete with Qualcomm, according to several new Apple job listings that ...


A new low-latency congestion control for cellular networks  Science Daily

A recent study has proposed a novel technique that can reduce the congestion issues in the network environment.


5G is almost here — here’s how everyone’s getting ready  The Verge

5G is coming, and it's going to have a massive impact on almost every facet of how we use technology, with faster speeds and lower latency theoretically ...


How to set up eSIM on the Apple iPhone XR and XS  The Verge

Apple has made it possible for owners of an iPhone XR, iPhone XS, or iPhone XS Max to add a second *service* by using an eSIM (or digital SIM), bypassing the ...


iOS 12.1.2 disconnects some iPhones from cellular data: Here’s how to fix it  Digital Trends

Some iPhone users who have upgraded to iOS 12.1.2 are reporting a variety of issues, mostly that their devices are being disconnected from cellular data.


How to deal with cell phone dead zones in your house  Popular Science

You've just moved into a lovely new house complete with everything you ever wanted—except the ability to call anyone. Here's how to keep making calls and ...


Apple iOS 12.1.2 Causes iPhones WiFi Problems  Forbes

Apple iOS 12.1.2 is causing very serious new problems for iPhone owners...


Exclusive: Charter’s launching a wireless service called Spectrum Mobile, and we have all the details  BGR

We've known for a while that Charter is planning on launching its own cell plans, following on the success that Comcast has had with Xfinity Mobile. BGR has ...


Another mobile emergency alert test is coming, but is your phone ready?  Vancouver Is Awesome

On Wednesday, Nov. 28, at 1:55 p.m., wireless alerts will again be tested in British Columbia as part of a countrywide emergency test.


Canadians pay some of the highest wireless prices in the world — but report says they're worth it  CBC.ca

Canadians pay some of the highest prices in the industrialized world for cellphone plans, but a new report argues there are good reasons for it.


The first commercial cell phone call was made 35 years ago today  Quartz

With 95% of Americans owning a cellphone, it can feel like we've been calling, texting, and tweeting on the go forever. But the infrastructure supporting our ...


Exclusive: iPhone XS Crushes XR in Cellular Signal Test Results  PCMag

The iPhone XS and XS Max speed past the XR in our most recent signal test results, showing that XR downloads may stall while their more expensive siblings ...


Mint Mobile Unveiled This Year's Best Value Wireless Plan: 3 Months Of 5GB LTE Data For Just $20  Forbes

If you're looking for this year's best value wireless plan, look no further, it has arrived! During this holiday season and until January 1, 2019, Mint Mobile is ...


How to Force Your iPhone to Switch Cell Towers for a Stronger Signal  WonderHowTo

Having a dropped call can be incredibly frustrating, especially when you look down and see that your iPhone has full reception. While there's any number of ...


Freedom Mobile Coverage Map: How it Compares  WhistleOut Canada

We're about to get into the data in a minute to help understand how Freedom Mobile handles coverage. First, take a look at our interactive map to see how Bell, ...


What’s the Difference Between 5G and 5GHz Wi-Fi?  How-To Geek

5G and 5 GHz Wi-Fi are both used for wireless connectivity, but they don't have anything else in common. Anyone referring to “5G Wi-Fi” actually means 5 GHz ...


This Vintage Phone Goes Cellular  Hackaday

Way back in the good old days, life ran at a slower pace. It took us almost a decade to get to the moon, and dialling the phone was a lazy affair which required ...


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