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WCAI, HIA: 2 wrongs do not make a right in Globalstar proceeding

The Hearing Industries Association (HIA) is joining the Wireless Communications Association International (WCAI) in saying that when it comes to Globalstar and allowing Wi-Fi to operate on Channel 14, two wrongs cannot make a right.

Nokia promises 400 Mbps with TD-LTE-A Pro and LTE-Wi-Fi Aggregation demo at MWC Shanghai

Nokia will showcase its latest TD-LTE-Advanced (TD-LTE-A) and TD-LTE-Advanced Pro offerings at Mobile World Congress Shanghai, which takes place June 29 through July 1.

Report: Over 50% of global urban population has no broadband access

An independent research study commissioned by the Wireless Broadband Alliance to mark the inaugural 'World Wi-Fi Day' revealed that 57 per cent of the global urban population remains unconnected.

Schoolar: Have I been using the wrong analogy in describing LPWA IoT?

A more appropriate analogy when comparing the different business models and market competition associated with LPWA IoT is Wi-Fi versus cellular data. In this case, LoRa and Sigfox would be Wi-Fi while NB-IoT is, of course, cellular data.

Qualcomm gets extension to conduct LTE-U tests with Verizon

The FCC has granted Qualcomm a nearly one-year extension to conduct LTE-U tests with Verizon in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, and in Cary and Raleigh, North Carolina.

Qualcomm launches new family of tri-radio 802.11ac platforms

Qualcomm was first to market with 802.11ac Wave 2 for the enterprise, and now it's getting out in front with a new family of tri-radio 802.11ac platforms designed for home networks. Qualcomm made the tri-radio announcement at the Computex 2016 trade show in Taipei, Taiwan.

Indoor deployments to be key as 5G bridges wireless and wireline

Just as the term "mobile" generally refers to on-the-go connectivity, discussions about 5G often focus on faster and more reliable services for users as they move from place to place. But speakers at the Wireless Infrastructure Show this week reminded me not to dismiss the importance of indoor usage as carriers prepare to enter the 5G era.

Wi-Fi, 5G remain highlights during cable industry's INTX show

The cable industry's NCTA trade group held its annual INTX show in Boston last week, and wireless-- from Wi-Fi to 5G-- stood as a top theme.

Microsoft gets OK from FCC to conduct tests related to Globalstar's TLPS

Perhaps to settle questions once and for all – if that's possible – Microsoft can proceed with plans to test terrestrial use of the 2483.5-2500 MHz Mobile Satellite Service (MSS) band currently assigned for use by Globalstar.

Comcast recorded 445.8 Petabytes of traffic on its Wi-Fi network last year

BOSTON-- Comcast said it is seeing dramatic increases in network traffic on its Xfinity-branded Wi-Fi network. Specifically, Comcast's Cole Reinwand said that the operator recorded fully 445.8 million GB (or 445.8 Petabytes) of traffic on its Xfinity Wi-Fi network last year.