The Evolving Wi-Fi Business Models

It’s almost an understatement to say that the Wi-Fi platform is “evolving.” That’s because the rate of its evolution is so rapid and the...

Understanding the Value of IoT Analytics

The Internet of Things is vast. Vast in the variety of devices attached, in the amount of data generated, and in the potential for...

LPWAN Technologies: A Game Changer for Smart Cities

Smart cities represent the ultimate urban development vision, which aims at optimizing the management of a city’s assets in order to improve sustainability and...

Sprint talks to cablecos, but it risks being a rerun of the Pivot fiasco

There was a distinct sense of déjà vu on reading reports that Sprint might, yet again, dodge a merger with T-Mobile USA, and instead...

HaLow reference design targets WiFi IoT devices

Aviacomm and Newracom have unveiled a reference design for an IEEE 802.11ah modem, aimed at IoT and M2M devices. The sub-GHz WiFi technology, also...

WiFi Alliance launches HaLow brand for 802.11ah sub-GHz WiFi

The WiFi Alliance has finally given a brand name to its sub-GHz WiFi standard, with 802.11ah now called HaLow. Operating in the unlicensed 900MHz...

EU wins approval to waste €120m on pitiful public WiFi

A group of European governing institutions have approved a pro-gram to invest €120 million ($134.7 million) in public WiFi hotspots in over 6,000 municipalities...

AirTies can finally talk openly about Sky-Q hybrid mesh

Bulent Celebi, the ebullient chairman of AirTies Wireless Networks, has been talking to us about proprietary mesh networks and powerline as a spare backhaul...

Republic Wireless boosts WiFi voice experience with bonded calling

Despite the rise in usage of WiFi Calling, and of over-the-top services from WiFi handsets, concerns remain about quality of service in unlicensed spectrum,...

Consumers Are Rapidly Shifting Their Video Viewing Habits

The concept of “watching TV” appears to be giving way to a more generalized concept of watching something good in the most convenient way...