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January 20, 2017 / stem, iot / Posted By: Rachel Rorke
Science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education is vital not only for the success of the wireless technology industry, but also for future generations to be encouraged to grow in new directions.  InterDigital is committed to the advancement of STEM education and is always excited to pursue new opportunities that support our local communities.  Thus, we are thrilled to share that our Internet of Things (IoT) business unit recently sponsored a set of IoT kits... Read More
January 5, 2017 / CES, Patents / Posted By: Kelly Capizzi
2017 holds promise for many exciting advances and milestones in the technology industry, including the 50th Anniversary of The International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, NV, being held this year from January 5-8. CES 2017, the world’s gathering place for all who thrive on the business of consumer technology, showcases the hottest tech trends through exhibition, keynote addresses, marketplaces, panel discussions and more! The 2017 conference program is bursting with exciting sessions including a... Read More
December 16, 2016 / Machine Learning / Posted By: Kelly Capizzi
In October 2016, the International Academy, Research and Industry Association (IARIA) hosted its eighth International Conference on Emerging Networks and Intelligence, and last month awarded five “Best Papers” from the event’s call for papers including a submission from an InterDigital engineer and her collaborators.   IARIA’s International Conference on Emerging Networks and Intelligence, EMERGING 2016, serves as a platform to present and evaluate the advances in emerging solutions for next-generation architectures, devices, and communications protocols. The... Read More
December 13, 2016 / IoT, wot.io, oneMPOWER, oneTRANSPORT, oneM2M, ETSI / Posted By: Kelly Capizzi
The mobile industry is characterized by global standards, and various standards-based solutions are being proposed by organizations such as the 3GPP, ETSI and oneM2M™ for the Internet of Things. As an industry leader, InterDigital has been an active contributor to the development of standards-based IoT from the beginning and continues to help drive the efforts, which can be seen in some of the recent efforts and involvement of our engineers.   In early November, InterDigital’s... Read More
December 7, 2016 / 5G, Standards / Posted By: Kelly Capizzi
While the 5G story is still being written, the requirements to deliver that story are well-known and seem to point towards the collaboration of multiple standards bodies. The challenging requirements also prove a need to look beyond the “traditional” mobile standards leaders of Third-Generation Partnership Project (3GPP) and Global System for Mobile communication (GSM). In a recent NetworkWorld article, InterDigital’s Alan Carlton explains why the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) will be key for standardizing... Read More