Cellular News  52 min ago  Comment 
Propelled by the arrival of the Apple Watch, the global market for wireless power and charging in wearable applications is set to attain a gargantuan 3,000 percent expansion this year compared to 2014, Click here for more.
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The company has a new plan, but it may not be a game-changer.
New York Times  Jan 20  Comment 
Also, how to set up a “hybrid” network of wired and wireless connections.
Reuters  Jan 20  Comment 
A U.S. bankruptcy judge on Tuesday gave wireless venture LightSquared the go-ahead to let creditors vote on its latest plan to exit bankruptcy, while also urging the...
Jutia Group  Jan 20  Comment 
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Cranes Today  Jan 20  Comment 
by Daniel Searle Straightpoint has redeveloped its Radiolink Plus loadcell, a wireless digital dynamometer based on its Loadlink Plus product.
Wall Street Journal  Jan 15  Comment 
Vodafone CTO Steve Pusey’s retirement leaves the British wireless operator without of one of the architects of its multibillion-dollar plan to expand its global network.
TechCrunch  Jan 14  Comment 
 “Whose phone charger is that sticking out of the wall? Oh. It must be Ben’s. Ben always leaves his charger at work. Classic Ben!” Alas, it’s not Ben’s charger. Hell, it’s not a charger at all. It’s actually a little spy device...


The wireless market space refers to bidirectional communications technologies of two rather distinct sorts:

  • Mobile communications on licensed frequencies over intermediate to long ranges with a central broadcast tower, including
    • Cellular technologies, such as those used by cell phones
    • WiMAX and related wide-area network technologies
  • Wireless networking on unlicensed frequencies over short distances (a few hundred feet) to s local access point, commonly found in laptop computers and smart phones.

Wireless convergence is the idea that devices with wireless communications capabilities should be able to work with all available telecommunications technologies seamlessly.

Some other technologies which do not have wires are nevertheless not generally part of the "wireless" market space. These include:

  • Cordless telephones and personal area networks such as Bluetooth, which are ultra-short-range
  • broadcast television and radio (which are not bidirectional)
  • Point-to-point wireless links, which may provide telecommunications backbones to remote areas where running cables would be prohibitive (these are typically managed by a regional service provider, and seldom are marketed as an end product).
  • Inductive charging devices (for charging mobile devices without cords)

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