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WHITE PAPER / Sep 2019
The automotive domain is in transition from a driver focus towards autonomous-system-based mobility. This transition is being taken even further with the development of cooperative driving, where (semi) autonomous vehicles (AVs) are cooperating in executing various driving functions. With the increase in IT-based functions in autonomous and cooperative driving, a...
WHITE PAPER / Jul 2019
The arrival of YouTube in 2005, followed by Apple’s first iPhone in 2007, and Google’s Android platform in 2008, serves as the preamble to what has become a two-screen video market. A decade and a half might seem like a long period of time, but put into context of television’s...
WHITE PAPER / May 2019 / SDX, 5G
The fifth generation of mobile networks, commonly known as 5G, holds a lot of promise. Historically, 2G brought us mobile voice, while 3G introduced us to mobile data. 4G and LTE enabled usable mobile broadband services and now 5G is supposed to unlock further value from our mobile networks with...
WHITE PAPER / May 2019 / abi, whitepaper
The global economy is experiencing rapid changes during the first years of the 21st century, with new technologies, concepts, and behaviors now changing the way we live and work. Blockchain, self-driving cars, Artificial Intelligence, and machine learning, Three-Dimensional (3D) printing, and Augmented Reality (AR) are just a few examples of...
WHITE PAPER / Mar 2019
Light Reading, Heavy Reading, and ATIS are excited to present the results of a study we executed in collaboration with our sponsors. We joined forces to explore the key factors that will empower the future network-enabled communications and cloud markets. Our survey examined the critical factors, both technological and market-related...
WHITE PAPER / Nov 2018 / 5G
As operators prepare for 5G service launch around the globe, the industry has a reasonable view of how the initial generation of 5G products and services will look and is moving forward with confidence. What’s still unknown is just how great will be 5G’s global impact. According to a recent...
WHITE PAPER / Nov 2018
To research the future of the Internet of Things (IoT), Mobile World Live conducted an online survey of 393 people in the mobile industry – one of the largest IoT surveys to date - on behalf of InterDigital. The survey yielded a wealth of data, some of it confirming views...
WHITE PAPER / Oct 2018 / 5G
Originally conducted in the Spring of 2018, The TelecomTV 5G EVOLVED AND DEFINED survey highlights to what extent CSP/telco opinions depart from those of Network Equipment Providers (NEPs) and software vendors.  The results underline major findings found by splitting respondents into two groups to compare side-by-side. 
WHITE PAPER / Oct 2018
The Mobile Operator Innovation Map showcases how the world’s top operators are fostering, investing in and supporting innovation. After surveying and researching top operators from across the globe, we classified operator innovation efforts into four categories. Some operators are particularly strong in research, whilst others have great internal innovation cultures....
WHITE PAPER / Jul 2018 / ar/vr, innovation partners
Augmented Reality (AR) is a concept and a set of technologies for merging of real and virtual elements to produce new visualizations – typically a video – where physical and digital objects co-exist and interact in real time. Most AR applications support real-time interaction with content (AR scene with virtual...
WHITE PAPER / Apr 2018 / ar/vr, innovation partners
Over the last few years, we watched head-worn virtual and augmented reality devices move from research laboratories to store shelves as the newest platform enabling novel virtual experiences. The big promise of emerging mixed reality (MR) technology is a far deeper immersion into imaginary worlds than is possible with the...
WHITE PAPER / Jan 2018 / ar/vr
Check out this report detailing the State of Art (SoA) of optical hardware currently used in the field of 3D display technology, as well as emerging optical hardware technologies that feature Light Field (LF) and Holographic techniques.
WHITE PAPER / Dec 2017 / 5G, network slicing
In order for network slicing to deliver on its promise as an effective tool to generate new revenues and profitability, new business models must match the dynamic technical and operational changes that it brings. Significant progress is being made in demonstrations and trials, as highlighted in this report and the...
Smart city technologies could save enterprises, governments and citizens globally over US $5 trillion annually by 2022. This is the conclusion reached by ABI Research in this new white paper, which analyzes the scope for cost savings and efficiency as a driver for smart city deployments, smart technologies and the...
WHITE PAPER / Oct 2017 / CREATORS
Recently, the Qualcomm Tricorder XPRIZE® announced its winners.  We caught up with Ed Hepler, ex-InterDigital engineer and hardware development lead of the winning bootstrap operation, Final Frontier Medical Devices, after the winning announcement in this CREATORS sit-down.
WHITE PAPER / Oct 2017 / CREATORS
Discover how Ph.D. candidate at the University of Bristol, Dulce Rodriguez, turned her interest in how technology impacts society into a full-blown research project that aims to create a blended  intergenerational learning environment.
WHITE PAPER / Oct 2017 / CREATORS
It takes someone special to look at the island of Manhattan – possibly the most transformed, altered landscape on earth – and see the beaver dams, streams, marshes, and rolling hills that it once was... and want to bring that back to life.  That someone special is Dr. Eric Sanderson, the...
WHITE PAPER / Jun 2017 / ar/vr
With virtual reality (VR), the goal is to create experiences in which the user can be completely immersed; an alternative reality produced by a computer simulation and displayed to the user as a completely synthetic view generated by computer graphics.  In both VR and AR, the reality that the physical...
WHITE PAPER / Jun 2017 / 5G
It won’t be long before we will begin seeing the first real world testing and deployment of 5G networks. While these early individual deployments are planned to be relatively narrow in scope, the full rollout of worldwide 5G will be a wide ranging, transformative global effort requiring significant collaboration between...
WHITE PAPER / Jun 2017 / ar/vr
Despite the relatively recent commercial availability of consumer devices, various market forecasts are expecting a rapid increase in the number of users and the market value of augmented reality (AR) content in the coming years.  When it comes to media consumption, the quality of the experience is the major driving factor...