Mobile Technology News
The technology map for mobile and wireless markets gets more complicated and confusing by the year. The more uses for mobile devices and always-on connections, the more different standards and technologies are involved. To bring order out of this chaos, Rethink Wireless provides daily news updates on all the key elements of the new devices and infrastructure, as well as software platforms underpinning applications and services.
This is more than a daily news round-up, as Rethink Wireless also uses its experts to select and highlight the most significant developments, separating the really important events from the mass. Additionally, our analysts provide expert insights and in-depth commentary, relating the technology news to the broader industry trends.
Among the technology areas that are covered on a regular basis are wireless infrastructure, core networks, handsets, other devices, standards from Wi-Fi to 4G, chips and software.
22 July, 2013
With iOS Maps still trailing Google's rival, vendor boosts public transit data with HopStop and big data with Locationary
16 July, 2013
Windows giant reported to be developing wearable device with its own mobile broadband as Apple hires for 'iWatch'
15 July, 2013
Regulators may resist, but giant cellco is after AWS licences and LTE users - though perhaps not the prepaid base
12 July, 2013
Lumia 1020 will launch in US as AT&T exclusive, boasting 41-megapixels and cutting edge imaging functions
9 July, 2013
Handset maker to offer key navigation services on rivals' WP8 devices, as details of cancelled WRT tablet surface
9 July, 2013
Ministry proposes taking back LTE spectrum from four main operators, to create state-owned, wholesale system
3 July, 2013
With next iPhone likely to arrive in September, company needs a radical update to reawaken enthusiasm
2 July, 2013
Telefonica launches first Firefox phone in Spain this week, while HP reported to be preparing first handset since Palm failure
1 July, 2013
Japanese electronics group to close the unit it acquired from Nokia in 2010, having failed to make market impact
27 June, 2013
Hurls multiple operating systems at bid to dilute Android's power, pushing WP9 along with Firefox and Ubuntu
- China awards 4G licences, TD-LTE iPhone looms - 6 December, 2013
- Nokia seeks ban on HTC smartphones - 4 December, 2013
- Small Cell Forum to kickstart enterprise roll-out - 4 December, 2013
- Gesture patents war looming after PrimeSense buy? - 3 December, 2013