Client-side software developed by researchers at the University of Michigan has been shown to control the onslaught of mobile data traffic and reduce interference among devices using Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and Zigbee.
Though Wi-Fi has low attach rates in automotive applications in North America and Western Europe, that is on the verge of changing as IMS Research estimates the market for Wi-Fi in original equipment manufacturer (OEM) automotive applications will expand eightfold over the next seven years.
Much has been promised from the potential of utilising white space spectrum, which is basically unused gaps between TV broadcast channels. The broadcast industry has fiercely resisted any intrusion
Ford Motor Company will cut the price of its Sync voice-activated mobile device connectivity system by $100 to $295, also launching the solution as an option across more Ford vehicles. Sync boats
Analysis from In-Stat released Wednesday predicts that more than 2 billion Bluetooth-ready devices will ship in 2013 owing partly to the low-energy standard known as Bluetooth 4.0, which was approved
Shipments of ICs for short range wireless technologies such as Bluetooth, NFC, UWB, 802.15.4 and Wi-Fi will show an increase in the current year of 20 per cent over the 2009 figure, according to the
AT&T Mobility announced a major revamp of its smartphone data plans, including the ability for iPhone and other smartphone users to tether--a feature iPhone users have been waiting for since the
The release of Apple's new iPhone OS 4.0 beta reveals the next version of the smartphone will likely offer data tethering, a feature long demanded by AT&T ( NYSE:T ) subscribers. Tethering, which
Controversial Canadian firm Wi-LAN, which some consider a patent troll, has sued Apple and 18 other computer and mobile device manufacturers, including Dell and Motorola, claiming they are infringing
The Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) said it will introduce Bluetooth version 3.0 April 21. The new spec incorporates WiFi to enable fast data transfers of large multimedia files such as music