Posts Tagged ‘Innovation’
According to a recent study, there are now more wireless devices than homes with electricity or running water. Julius Genachowski, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, says that wireless devices are the computing platform that has reached the most number of people in the shortest amount of time.
The future of wireless is exciting and most likely unpredictable, but there are vivid indicators of the ever-expanding reach of the technology and how it is radically transforming our lives. New York Times Futurist-In-Residence Michael Rogers offers fascinating insights on wireless in 2020, and his belief of the enormous sociological effects yet to come.
More than 500 mobile professionals voted in a four minute time period this afternoon to select these BIG Idea winners: First Place: BroadSoft – BroadTouch Business Communicator Second Place: Missing Link – Web-based identification system for mobile devices Third Place: TIP Solutions Inc. – Smart Calls for Smart Phones Five BIG Idea finalists presented their [...]
Last Wednesday, Chris testified before the House Subcommittee on Technology and Innovation panel titled, “Avoiding the Spectrum Crunch: Growing the Wireless Economy Through Innovation.” The day before the hearing, a reporter from the New York Times wrote a story that questioned whether there really is a spectrum crunch, questioning whether carriers were “playing a game” [...]
Wireless has played a major role to rebuild Haiti after the devastating earthquake in 2010. As part of our March blog theme highlighting international wireless use, today’s video shows the mobile banking system in Haiti established by Trilogy International Partners and Mercy Corps. With the help of a $10 million incentive fund launched by The [...]
The facts continue to prove the wireless marketplace is driven by competition and innovation. In our initial comments to the FCC on the state of wireless competition for their latest report, we provided a huge amount of data from trusted third-party organizations and our semi-annual survey that showed the competition that exists in the wireless [...]
It’s my third week since I’ve joined CTIA, and I’ve decided to introduce myself by writing a blog post on the incredible “rEvolution” of wireless handsets. I may be new to CTIA, but I’ve had a mobile device since 1999—and I’ve never looked back! For those of us who are old enough to remember the [...]
Enterprise, applications, and machine-to-machine communications are the centerpieces of Ralph de la Vega’s Day One Keynote address. The President and CEO of AT&T Mobility and Consumer Markets talks about his key themes.