Posts tagged with: Samsung

AT&T kick-starts holiday device promos

AT&T is getting a head start on holiday offers two weeks before Black Friday, as the carrier continues its promo push to attract and retain customers. Android devices are the focus of the latest deals, which started Friday, November 12....

Supply chain squeeze costs Apple $6B in revenue

Apple missed certain Wall Street expectations for its fiscal year fourth quarter, during which supply chain constraints cost the iPhone maker $6 billion in revenue despite year over year growth across products. Apple hit a new September quarter record, posting...

iPhone 13 production targets hit by chip shortages: report

Apple shares were down slightly – about 1% – Wednesday after media reports said it’s likely to slash iPhone 13 projection targets for 2021 due to chip shortages. Apple will likely have to cut its 2021 iPhone 13 production goal...

AT&T, Samsung, Qualcomm help launch 6G research center at University of Texas

The University of Texas at Austin is launching a 6G research center with the support of major wireless industry players, including AT&T, Samsung and Qualcomm. Nvidia and InterDigital also are among the five founding affiliates. Advanced sensing, location, machine learning...

DT, Ericsson, Samsung carve a 5G slice for VR gaming in lab trial

Deutsche Telekom completed end-to-end 5G network slicing with Ericsson and Samsung in a lab trial that carved out specific resources to deliver performance needed to support cloud virtual reality gaming. The partners called it a world’s first. The test used...

AST’s satellite service connects directly to cell phones on carriers’ networks

Rakuten Mobile has pledged to serve 100% of the Japanese population with its wireless service. But the company has come up against the stark reality that mobile operators in the U.S. have faced for years: It’s a lot more expensive to...

Samsung demos 6G using Terahertz spectrum

Samsung Electronics is celebrating a demonstration it did in collaboration with the University of California in Santa Barbara (UCSB): the application of Terahertz (THz) spectrum for 6G wireless communications. During a recent workshop at a IEEE International Conference on Communications...

GreatCall switches to Lively

GreatCall, the brand that was started by cell phone industry pioneer Arlene Harris more than 15 years ago, has rebranded to Lively. The brand focused on the aging population and was often seen in advertisements with the Jitterbug phone. Best...

Ericsson packages 5G private network suite

Ericsson already has private 5G network deployments under its belt and now is offering a highly packaged private network suite. The Swedish vendor unveiled the Ericsson Private 5G offering this week.  Although the moniker focuses on 5G, and standalone (SA)...

Ericsson adds C-band, mmWave, 5G CBRS radios for U.S. indoor coverage

Ericsson hopes to help deliver 5G coverage indoors, announcing millimeter wave and mid-band 5G indoor radios for the U.S. market.  The Swedish vendor expects its millimeter wave small cell, the Ericsson Indoor AIR 1279, to be available in the third...