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Adapting the Telecommunication Industry to Wearable Technology

July 26, 2018

Via: James Hughes

While users’ concern about the use of online personal information is on the rise, other less obvious sources of data collection may remain unnoticed. As more and more people are committed to preserving a healthy lifestyle, wearables are making their […]


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Social Media Requiem for Net Neutrality

June 12, 2018

Via: Michael Boyd

Net neutrality has officially been repealed and internet service providers (ISPs) now have greater powers. Officials voice their concern as the new rules may lead to the creation of a two-speed Internet and special treatment for a certain type of […]


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Telecommunications companies design virtual assistants capable of emotional interactions

May 21, 2018

Via: William Palmer

Chinese telecommunications company Huawei wants to improve interactions between people and their artificial intelligence (AI) voice assistants. Huawei is currently working on providing emotional interactions according to Felix Zhang, vice president of software engineering at Huawei’s consumer business group. The […]


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Opinions about Net Neutrality Are Anything but Neutral

March 22, 2018

Via: James Hughes

After the FCC’s debatable decision in December that effectively eliminated Obama Administration directives aimed at protecting Internet neutrality, a series of legislative and political actions at the state and federal level took place. In March, Washington became the first state […]


Featured, Telephone

What are the dilemmas in copper cables moving out to let fiber in?

February 20, 2018

Via: Andy Melman

Telecommunications copper cables mainly belong to the group of outside plat cables (aerial cables, duct/buried cables, last link wire cables) and to the group of central office cables, which serve for signal transmission within buildings. Another producer describes their copper […]


Featured, Telephone

What pluses does HSPA bring to mobile telecommunications?

January 16, 2018

Via: James Hughes

For those who are not telecommunications professionals, HSPA is responsible for the “H” on top of your smartphone screen. It shows that mobile data traffic is available. The abbreviation stands for High Speed Packet Access. HSPA employs WCDMA (Wideband Code […]


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Here’s What You Need to Know About ADA Compliance

December 6, 2017

Via: Michael Boyd

In June 2017, a Florida federal judge decided that Winn-Dixie’s website violates the Americans with Disabilities Act (also known as ADA). The North American retailer was required to update its site because it was inaccessible to the visually impaired. According […]


Featured, Internet

Is toll-free data illegal, unethical or none of the previous?

October 21, 2017

Via: Andy Melman

Whether you know it as toll-free data or as zero-rating system, the concept that has raised quite a few discussions lately in the telecom world translates into a specially tailored carrier service that facilitates the users’ access to certain internet […]


Featured, Networks & Systems

Why is Huawei Cloud Native the best technology enabler this year?

July 7, 2017

Via: Andy Melman

As we have mentioned in previous articles, network virtualization is currently of utmost importance in the Telco-networking industry. Not only is it a priority, but the race is ongoing in all that might mean improving this technology. At this year’s […]


Featured, Local area networks and wide area networks

How does IoT benefit its adopters’ revenue?

October 11, 2016

Via: Andy Melman

This summer’s Vodafone Internet of Things’ (IoT) Barometer Report shed some light over the way IoT adoption does influence revenue growth for businesses. Looking at the way 74 percent of the Americas’ businesses view IoT as being critical for remaining […]