charting the 'More G' course
- The cautious road beyond 3G. Albright, Peggy // Wireless Week;8/19/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 31, p32
Reports that members of the International Telecommunication Union formulate the characteristics they believe will best serve customers when the global industry moves beyond the emerging third-generation technology, officially called IMT-2000. Issue raised about the move of International...
- Meeting 3G halfway. Tanner, John C. // Telecom Asia;Jul99, Vol. 10 Issue 7, p10
Focuses on the 2.5G wireless technology as an alternative to 3G whose applications standards is yet to be ratified by the International Telecommunications Union. Pressure from customers for telecommunications operator to adopt 3G technology; Capability of the 2.5.
- Powder Keg. Meyers, Jason // Telephony;10/05/98, Vol. 235 Issue 14, p5
Opinion. Focuses on the debate over the International Telecommunications Union's effort to standardize the third generation of wireless systems. Political and economic motivations behind the proposal; Pressure on the United States government to endorse a multiple standards approach.
- 3G Technologies merge. // Telephony;09/28/98, Vol. 235 Issue 13, p34
Focuses on industry groups' merging of their third generation wireless standard proposals to the International Telecommunication Union.
- News briefs. // RCR;12/20/99, Vol. 18 Issue 51, p6
Presents news briefs pertaining to the telecommunications industry as of December 20, 1999. Includes Omnipoint Communications' trial of high-speed wireless data technology using L.M. Ericsson's General Packet Radio Services solution; International Telecommunication Union's signing of an...
- Family ties. Wickham, Rhonda L. // Wireless Review;06/15/98, Vol. 15 Issue 12, p5
Focuses on the different approaches used by companies in providing wireless standards. Wireless standards that has agreed to work for a global framework of International Telecommunication Union (ITU) standards; Purpose of developing the IMT-2000 initiative; How subscribers, vendors and industry...
- Re-igniting the wireless local loop explosion. Cooper, Martin // RCR;02/01/99, Vol. 18 Issue 5, p58
Focuses on developments related to the wireless telecommunications industry as of February 1, 1999. Failure of the International Telecommunication Union's wireless local loop (WLL) explosion forecast to materialize; Factors that can bring the WLL forecast into reality.
- Speech standard for all. // Electronics Weekly;2/6/2002, Issue 2038, p12
Reports on the Recommendation G.722.2 standard approved by the International Telecommunications Union for high-quality digital wideband speech encoding which covers both wireless and wireline technology. Implication of the approval on wireless and wireline services; Improvements that are...
- Test event finds mobile phones have poor hands-free performance. // Telecom Standards;Jun2014, Vol. 24 Issue 6, p11
The article reports on results of an International Telecommunications Union (ITU) test event which has highlighted the need for phone manufacturers to improve product compatibility with car hands-free systems.