Category: Featured

Featured, Telephone

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

January 1, 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?

December 16, 2017

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 […]


Here’s What You Need to Know About ADA Compliance

November 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?

June 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?

March 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 […]

Featured, Internet, Local area networks and wide area networks

Rural broadband is inconsistent, but why?

September 27, 2016

Via: Andy Melman

The amount of funding available for rural broadband investments, as allotted by FCC, counts $2.15 billion – a sum voted in March 2016 to be “distributed to Internet providers through a reverse auction in which bidders will commit to providing […]

Featured, News

Bluetooth 5.0 – a new standard for IoT

September 16, 2016

Via: Andy Melman

Invented in 1994 by Ericsson, the Bluetooth technology serves in short-distance data traffic. Data exchange via Bluetooth employs “short-wavelength UHF radio waves in the ISM band from 2.4 to 2.485 GHz” and all such device manufacturers have to meet the […]

Featured, Regulations

The 25Mbps standard is one year old – see the updated status

August 10, 2016

Via: Andy Melman

The proposal of FCC chairman Tom Wheeler (dating January 2015) regarding the minimum broadband standard of 25Mbps further turned into an yearlong controversy where opposing parties disputed how much broadband is enough for usual customers. The industry claims that the […]

Featured, Telephone

Interested in any of these seven astounding smartphones?

July 4, 2016

Via: James Hughes

For those who might just feel it is more valuable to own unique products than to share the same features will millions of other phone users, here are a few of the existing or soon to be astounding smartphones that […]