Editor-in-Chief Doug Mohney will once again be submitting himself to the pain that is CES (More formally, International CES 2014) in Las Vegas.
Mohney will be available for meetings at the following desktop press events–
Sunday, January 5: CES Unveiled (Mandalay Bay) and Startup Debut
Monday, January 6: Digital Experience (PEPCOM)
Tuesday, January 7: [...]
Swedish-based Doro and MTS(?) announced HD voice moves this week. This is Doro’s first HD voice announcement while MTS added Belarus to its list of Russian-speaking countries.
Doro is a handset manufacturer targeting senior citizens. Two 3G clamshell feature phones—the Doro PhoneEasy 621 and PhoneEasy 622 — now support HD voice in all [...]
The Global mobile Supplier Association (GSA) latest update confirms commercial launched LTE services in 83 countries within the past 12 months.
All total, 474 operators in 138 countries are investing in LTE networks around the world, with a breakdown of 421 “firm operator commitments” to build networks in 128 countries, 53 additional countries [...]
Since this venture fired up back in 2009, the world has (slowly, painfully) started to move away from narrowband and into better voice quality.
It will take (painfully, still) longer before the mobile world has adopted HD voice as its de facto standard, with delays to Voice over LTE (VoLTE) continuing to pop [...]
TEO, a largely owned subsidiary of TeliaSonera in Lithuania, is introducing business HD voice service to its customers.
A press release from the company says it is the first in the country’s fixed-line operators to offer HD voice services. Its product people predict the service would become “extremely popular” among call centers and [...]
Reliance Jio has obtained approval for VoLTE service on its 4G network, according to a report in Crazy Engineers.
Testing of LTE service is currently taking place with a limited number of uses spread across Mumbai,Jamnagar and Delhi, with service expected to be first launched in Assam. No indications on when VoLTE service would [...]
TDC, the leading telecommunications company in Denmark, has renewed an outsourcing agreement with iBasis, with an “explore” clause for mobile services including HD voice.
Terms of the three year agreement make iBasis the primary provider of international voice services and preferred provider for terminating voice services with the Nordic countries for TDC. In addition, [...]
Tata Communications and PCCW Global have signed an agreement to interconnect their IPX communities. The move will enable seamless HD voice and video connectivity when fully implemented. It also “further expands the global community of interconnected mobile network operators,” according to a Tata press release.
The release goes on to cite Tata’s MPLS network [...]
Telenor has rolled out HD voice in its Serbia subsidiary. Telenor Srbija now provides HD voice across both GSM and 3G networks free of charge in its “Smart Network.”
The announcement came in a September 16 press release on Telenor’s website. Phones listed in Telenor’s portfolio supporting HD voice include the HTC Desire X, [...]
NXP Software has announced ZTE will incorporate LifeVibes VoiceExperience software into its Qualcomm-based phones. The agreement comes as a part of both company’s participation in Qualcomm’s Hexagon Access Program.
LifeVibes VoiceExperience delivers HD Voice “quality of speech” along with noise suppression, echo cancellation and “ensures intelligibility” in noisy environments. ZTE says use of VoiceExperience [...]