The Wayne County Airport Authority (WCAA) selected Advanced Wireless Group (AWG) to upgrade and expand the existing free Wi-Fi service at Detroit Metropolitan Airport.
Devicescape said its Wi-Fi offload service will be used by MVNO Flash Wireless to help manage data costs and maintain competitive data pricing.
AT&T's international roaming program for its mobile subscribers is the first to automatically connect customers to Wi-Fi hotspots via SIM authentication when roaming abroad, and it sets the stage for future business models based on Hotspot 2.0, Passpoint and Next Generation Hotspots (NGH).
Cisco Systems is jumping into the policy control solutions game, acquiring Denver-based BroadHop, which counts more than 70 policy installations at service providers around the world.
Smartphone owners in the United Kingdom are relying upon Wi-Fi more than 3G for mobile Internet access, according to a recent study by Nielsen.
Microsoft is teaming up with Wi-Fi offload specialist Devicescape to power the Wi-Fi hotspot map that is part of Microsoft's Data Sense application, one of the new key features of Windows Phone 8. Data Sense is a suite of services intended to help users better manage their data usage and stay under their monthly data cap.
Boingo Wireless was once considered an enemy to cellular operators because the company's growing network of Wi-Fi hotspots had the potential for competing with licensed cellular operators. But today Boingo has the potential to help wireless operators manage their mobile data traffic by becoming a Wi-Fi offload solution.
Wi-Fi offload, the process of shifting mobile data traffic from the expensive and constrained cellular network, and dropping it onto a cheaper and broadband Wi-Fi
Saving money and gaining performance outweigh privacy concerns for the vast majority of smartphone users when it comes to automatic Wi-Fi offloading for smartphones, according to Smith Micro...
NEW ORLEANS--When it comes to small cells and Wi-Fi access points, Ericsson ( NASDAQ:ERIC ), is all about ensuring operators keep a tight rein on the user experience by rigorously integrating this