Wednesday 8 May 2024
Is the journey towards 5G-advanced advancing at a snail's pace?
According to the International Telecommunication Union's 3GPP technical roadmap, we have formally entered the era of 5G-Advanced.
Friday 26 April 2024
6G on the horizon: a glimpse into the future of mobile communication
As the curtain falls on 5G with the final standard Release 19 taking center stage, the tech world is already buzzing with curiosity about 6G's debut. Adding to the excitement, 3GPP...
Monday 25 March 2024
Unlocking 5G-A: standalone networks and mmWaves on the horizon
With over five years since the inception of 5G commercialization, the global mobile communications standard organization, 3GPP, has propelled the technology into the realm of Release...
Friday 15 March 2024
Operation O-RAN: The US plan to neutralize Huawei (and why it will work)
The US has a devastating not-secret plan to beat Huawei once and for all.
Friday 2 February 2024
Excluding China from 6G standard development risks fragmentation
As the latest 5G standard, Release 18 (R18), is set to be officially frozen by the global mobile communication standards organization 3GPP in March 2024, it can be expected that 5G-Advanced...
Friday 27 October 2023
Revolutionizing satellite commercialization and forging the path to 6G through LEO
The emerging space commercial model aligns seamlessly with the evolution of 6G technology. Convergence between mobile and satellite communications indicates a pivotal role for low...
Monday 7 August 2023
Huawei holds on through patent fees
In June 2023, China electronics giant Huawei reportedly collected licensing fees for its patented technologies from around 30 Japanese companies. According to sources, patent fees...
Monday 5 June 2023
3GPP member meeting to run June 12-16 in Taiwan for first time
The 3GPP, a global mobile communication standards organization, is set to hold its 100th member meeting in Taiwan on June 12-16, focusing on proposals for Release 19 standards. This...
Friday 19 May 2023
US tech players seeking to regain specs formulation right for 6G
The US tech camp has recently highlighted advanced 6G deployments seeking to accelerate skipping the 5G generation. However, its real aim behind the scenes is to regain the dominance...
Wednesday 29 March 2023
Big telecom equipment vendors still hold advantages in O-RAN era
With the advent of the O-RAN era, more networking supply chain players are poised to embrace huge business opportunities, and the three traditional heavyweight network equipment vendors...
Thursday 9 March 2023
Supply chain eagerly awaits satellite communication demand; lack of open standards remains biggest obstacle
The effectiveness of low Earth orbit (LEO) satellite backup communication services during the Russia-Ukraine war has attracted global attention to the business opportunities of LEO...
Wednesday 1 March 2023
Arctic, Compal team up for 5G small cell infrastructure
Arctic Semiconductor (formerly SiTune) has announced that its groundbreaking RF transceiver, IceWings, is powering Compal Electronics' new universal 5G small cell infrastructure pl...
Friday 17 February 2023
Arctic Semiconductor ships its 1st 5G RF chipset
Arctic Semiconductor has rebranded from SiTune to Arctic Semiconductor to emphasize its focus on 5G RF products, and has started shipping its first 5G silicon chipset, IceWings, in...
Friday 30 September 2022
CHT transforming into ICT system integration provider, eyeing international market
Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) is on track to gradually transform itself from a telecom services provider into an ICT system integration supplier by leveraging the growingly mature AI, 5GT,...
Friday 10 June 2022
5G just at first generation with much to be desired, says NCC commissioner
A recent global survey by telecom equipment vendor Ericsson found that many people are disappointed with 5G because no killer applications are in sight, which, however, can be attributed...