Intel exec suffers stroke; Google: Neuxs One 'raised the bar'

> Intel Executive Vice President Sean Maloney, believed to be in line to become the company's next CEO, suffered a stroke that will keep him sidelined for months. Article

> Google CFO Patrick Pichette said the company's Nexus One device has "raised the bar" for other Android handset makers. Article (sub. req.)

> Will the smartphone operating system war become a battle of the sexes? Commentary

> Qualcomm said it will raise its quarterly dividend and will buy back $3 billion in shares. Article

> Amtrak has begun offering free WiFi service on its Acela trains in the Northeast. Article

> Palm announced that the latest version of its webOS smartphone platform, webOS 1.4, is now available to consumers via an over-the-air update. Article

> Mobile advertising and application analytics platform provider Medialets announced it will release analytics SDKs for the Android and BlackBerry operating systems. Article

And finally... Researchers have come up with a way to turn a person's skin into a touchscreen. Article

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Live webinar on 27th Jan 2021: Voice over 5G – evolution, deployment, technology and testing aspects

Voice services have been reality since decades and the industry wants to continue their success story in wireless networks also with 5G. Find out the technology aspects behind incorporating voice services in 5G networks and outlines possible deployment scenarios. To achieve best user experience, we will also demonstrate how to test voice capabilities of 5G smartphones in different deployment scenarios by using the unique R&S®CMX500 radio communication tester and the R&S®CMsquares 5G test software solution from Rohde & Schwarz.