Tag: Wi-Fi trends

Wi-Fi evolves 5G-type capabilities

While 5G will support unlicensed and shared spectrum, Wi-Fi has been moving in the other direction, taking on many characteristics of cellular technologies such...

Cablecos to disrupt US mobile market

If one thing is clear about 5G, it is that it will be a wireline as well as a wireless platform. Its base standards...

Comcast cuts truck rolls with open source AI software

Comcast claims to have saved tens of millions of dollars through avoiding the need for truck rolls, by using a machine learning program that...

High Growth Areas for Wi-Fi Based Services

Last week the Wi-Fi Global Congress was the opportunity to meet again industry colleagues as well as new faces and to take the pulse...

Italy’s government and fiber providers fill their gaps with WiFi

It is not just operators which are turning to WiFi to fill gaps in their mobile assets, but whole governments. Italian lawmakers want the...

Restaurants Place Focus on Customer Experience Using Wi-Fi

Reaching customers in today’s mobile-connected world is challenging, especially for restaurants. At one time, diners would choose a restaurant based on curb appeal and...

Hotel Chain Focuses on Guest Experience through Digital Strategy

Following Hilton’s announcement of its new digital hotel experience, Global hotel operator Accor is redefining the customer experience through its new Leading Digital Hospitality...

iPass Wi-Fi Growth Map Shows 1 Public Hotspot for Every 20...

Joint Study with Analysts Maravedis Rethink Shows Europe Leads the World for Wi-Fi REDWOOD SHORES, CA.— November 3, 2014– iPass Inc. (NASDAQ: IPAS), the world's...

Google (finally!) buys a smart home hub with Revolv

So Google has finally made the obvious IoT acquisition, after paying $3.2 billion for a connected thermostat called Nest. After that purchase, we were...

MU-MIMO only works on the downlink, and kills beamforming

Last week we ran an article giving Qualcomm’s claims for MU-MIMO and while it is proving tough to find experts prepared to commit themselves...