Mobility & Wireless

With the advent of 5G wireless technology, mobility is becoming a larger and more significant part of many partners’ line cards.

 

Vimio Releases JukeBox Application

Vimio plc, a provider of media distribution solutions and content to mobile network operators, at CTIA Wireless announced the availability of JukeBox, an application that delivers live TV, full track music, video, karaoke, ringtones, true tones, Java games, audio books and other mobile content over 2.5G, EDGE and 3G networks from one platform. “Video from […]

mTLD Develops Internet Address for Mobile Phones

Mobile Top Level Domain (mTLD) at CTIA Wireless announced the availability of an Internet address created for mobile phones: dotMobi. The dotMobi Internet address set for launch on May 22 lets mobile phone users access the Internet. mTLD said it has developed rules and best practices, all based on open standards, for content developers and […]

ICEtv, Ortiva Wireless Partner

Interactive Communications and Entertainment TV (ICEtv), which delivers network TV broadcasts and custom programming for mobile phones, has decided to integrate Ortiva Wirelesss content adaptation technology into its live mobile television delivery platform. ICEtv makes it possible for mobile phone users to watch local channels and cable television shows live on their mobile devices, anywhere […]

WWE Chooses Volantis for Mobile Content Enablement

World Wrestling Entertainment Inc. (WWE) is launching a new mobile portal with the help of Volantis, a supplier of applications, tools and platforms for mobile devices, the companies announced at CTIA Wireless. The demand for WWE content outside of its television programming has been growing, particularly online. To meet that demand, WWE said it will […]

Ask.com Integrates Motricitys Mobile Content

Ask.com, formerly the Ask Jeeves search engine, will integrate Motricity’s Inc.s mobile content on its site, the companies announced at CTIA Wireless. The partnership agreements makes it easy for users to find mobile content such as ringtones, wallpapers and games through the Ask.com search engine. Ask.com users also can access the mobile content tool that […]

Sony Security Cameras Work With Motorola Mesh

As part of a reseller agreement with Motorola Inc., Sony Electronics said at CTIA Wireless its IPELA SNC-RX550N/W-MT and SNC-RX550N/B-MT security cameras now work with Motorola’s MOTOMESH technology, which supports up to four radio networks in one access point, and Motorola’s Mesh Enabled Architecture (MEA), a wireless network that maximizes performance and bandwidth efficiency. Sony […]

MetroPCS Contracts With BeVocal

Wireless provider MetroPCS Communications Inc. has contracted with BeVocal Inc. for automated customer service. BeVocals self-service applications move beyond traditional IVR to deliver an integrated, multichannel solution for handset activation, customer care, promotional offers, and sales and fulfillment of add-on features. The solution is available through various interfaces including speech, SMS, Web, WAP and J2ME/BREW, […]

UTStarcom Demonstrates Wireless Technologies, New Devices

UTStarcom Inc. made several announcements this week at CTIA Wireless in Las Vegas. The company first is demonstrating a live video transmission using EV-DO Revision A wireless technology. UTStarcom has expanded on its distributed 1xRTT architecture to provide EV-DO Rev A capabilities, which is designed to enable operators to offer a much faster network to […]

TCS Launches New Location Services

TeleCommunication Systems Inc. (TCS) at CTIA introduced two new services for wireless carriers and MVNOs to offer to subscribers: TCS Places and TCS Handset Locator. TCS Places gives on-the-go subscribers instant access to their content and services. The TCS Places application works with existing location infrastructure, whether tower-triangulation or GPS satellite. Newspapers, travel services, local […]

Companies Announce Support for Disney Mobile

Now that the Walt Disney Co. has announced the launch of its own MVNO and accompanying phone, several companies revealed today they have been contracted to help bring Disney Mobile to market. Telcordia Technologies Inc. is hosting the MVNO with its platform that includes the converged application server and converged real-time charging software. The company […]

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