October 7, 2015 / 5G / Posted By: Kelly Capizzi

The European Association for Signal Processing Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking (EURASIP JWCN) recently published a special issue focused on 5G …, and InterDigital’s Dr. Afshin Haghighat, Member of Technical Staff, InterDigital Labs, served as a guest editor. EURASIP exists to further the efforts of researchers by providing a learned and professional platform for dissemination and discussion of all aspects of signal processing.

The special issue, titled “5G Wireless Mobile Technologies,” features numerous research... Read More

October 7, 2015 / IoT, oneTRANSPORT / Posted By: Kelly Capizzi

Across the world, urban transport is feeling strain from environmental pressures and congestion. A recent video, published by ARUP, explains how smart mobility initiatives like oneTRANSPORT and Drive Smart are helping cities tackle the growing problem.

oneTRANSPORT uses Internet of Things technology to share existing transport data to enable expert developers and analytics communities to develop new public information services and tools. The project aims to improve travel experiences for customers and generate new... Read More

September 29, 2015 / 5G, R&D / Posted By: Kelly Capizzi

A new report by Jim Kohlenberger, President of JK Strategies and former Chief of Staff in the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, examines the power and promise of 5G technology, as well as policy recommendations to maximize the social benefits of 5G. InterDigital wasn’t involved in the report but we are, as always, interested in developments related to 5G research.  

Mobilizing America: Accelerating Next Generation Wireless Opportunities Everywhere” proposes a... Read More

September 25, 2015 / MAC, Wi-Fi, IEEE / Posted By: Kelly Capizzi

Wi-Fi privacy refers to being able to safely use your Wi-Fi device without someone tracking you. IEEE 802 Privacy Executive Committee (EC) Study Group has suggested an amendment to the Wi-Fi standard in order to continue to ensure such privacy. Recently, InterDigital Principal Engineer and IEEE 802 EC Study Group chair, Juan Carlos Zuniga, discussed the suggestion with Claus Hetting in Wi-Fi Now Episode 8.

In the interview, Juan Carlos explains to Claus how... Read More

September 23, 2015 / 5G, LTE / Posted By: Kelly Capizzi

InterDigital’s  Chris Cave, Director, Research and Development, recently joined RCR Wireless’ Claudia Bacco in a video interview on the path to 5G. During the interview, Chris and Claudia discuss four major topics related to the transition from LTE to 5G – spectrum, LTE evolution, network infrastructure changes and 5G use cases.

Chris anticipates that LTE will continue to evolve in the existing 4G spectrum and will be a key component of 5G systems. Key topics... Read More