Research from amaysim, an Australian mobile service provider, reveals that two-thirds of mobile phone users believe they’re paying too much for their service. Industry figures forecast that close to a staggering $20 billion will be spent on mobile phone services this year.
The Bury Motion CP 2010 plug-and-play Bluetooth car kit for iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS and iPhone 3G can be used for hands-free mobile phone conversations, to use GPS or turn by turn navigation, or to view any job despatch or related apps on the iPhone.
The number of mobile broadband subscribers is likely to reach 1 billion this year, up from the current 500,000 million, as users' consumption of media and the internet is changing.
Wi-Fi is incredibly convenient - but what about security asks AVG (AU/NZ), who warns of the dangers of public Wi-Fi and provides some handy tips to protect yourself.
Amdocs has released the results of a survey that outlines the scale and significance of the data capacity crunch for mobile network service providers and their customers. The survey examined wireless service providers’ strategies for coping with the increasing demand for data on their networks while maintaining acceptable service quality.
Telstra, in a partnership with Acer and Ericsson, has launched Australia’s first commercial netbook that supports typical download speeds of 550 Kbps to 8 Mbps on the Next G network in capital cities and many regional areas, providing the fastest mobile broadband experience available without a separate USB card.
Telstra and Huawei have reported successfully demonstrating downlink speeds of 149.4 Mbps using trials of long term evolution (LTE) mobile technology using the 1800 MHz spectrum.
The Q4000 Orbcomm + Cellular + GPS modem is a compact, low-profile, flexible and user-friendly satellite modem integrated with a 50-channel GPS receiver and onboard microprocessor and memory. Other features include CAN bus, memory, antenna detection, multiple analog and digital inputs/outputs and relays.
The Sierra Wireless AirPrime MC8801 embedded module supports HSPA+ dual-channel networks and peak network downlink speeds of 42 Mbps.
4G wireless broadband provider vividwireless will be the first in Australia to trial mobile wireless broadband, TD-LTE (Time-Division Duplex Long Term Evolution from Huawei that can deliver peak speeds of up to 100 Mbps.
More than half of Australian businesses will adopt social media to boost customer service in 2011 a RightNow survey found.
The Jabra GO 660 Bluetooth headset with Noise Blackout Extreme technology connects simultaneously to mobile phones and softphones via the Jabra Link 320 USB Bluetooth adapter. It enables users to interface with multiple functions including making mobile phone and softphone calls and accessing internet radio and music streaming.
What a difference a year makes! John Harris looks at how the great technology fad of 2009, the netbook, has gone from must-have fashion to forgotten with the arrival of a new fab form factor - the tablet.
Huawei demonstrates IP/MPLS and MPLS-TP interoperability in EANTC's tests.
The Enterprise Mobility Solutions division of Motorola has added the ES400 Enterprise Digital Assistant (EDA) to its mobile computing portfolio. The ES400 integrates voice and data capabilities to provide mobile professionals with the information and interaction they need to transform operations, increase enterprise profitability and complete their jobs anywhere, anytime.