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Wireless Broadband Alliance announces its 2017 Industry Awards

WBA Industry Awards recognize excellence and support Wi-Fi best practice Singapore, 29 June 2017 – Today the Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA) announces that its 2017 Industry Awards are now open for entries. In its sixth year, the WBA awards aim to recognize and encourage best practice within the unlicensed wireless ecosystem, and are open to [...]

June 29th, 2017|WBA releases|

Digital Inclusion – Key to Prosperous & Smart Cities

At the dawn of the 5G and the Internet of Everything era, one would easily assume that most people are already well connected with broadband access, especially in urban areas. If things and clothes are becoming connected, then the large majority of humans must naturally be so already? […]

June 21st, 2017|Blog|

1.75bn citizens in the world’s eight richest countries remain unconnected

London, 20 June 2017 – A new study by the Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA) reveals a staggering 1.75bn citizens in the world’s eight richest countries (by GDP) remain unconnected – with 34% residing in major urban centers. The report, launched today, highlights that the digital divide remains a global problem, despite the fact, that driving universal connectivity is a common priority for all countries. […]

June 20th, 2017|WBA releases|

Devicescape and Universal Pictures Form UK Proximity Marketing Partnership

Partnership focuses on deployment of proximity engagement services for promotion of Universal film releases and analysis of the UK cinema-goer experience. London, UK, June 20th, 2017 — Devicescape today announced it has entered a strategic partnership with the UK arm of Universal Pictures International, focused on innovation in proximity engagement and data analysis. The partnership [...]

June 20th, 2017|Member Releases|

World WiFi Day – 20th June – How are you getting involved?

Get Involved! Whether you are amongst the billions of users who simply love Wi-Fi or your organisation is a stakeholder in the global Wi-Fi ecosystem, World Wi-Fi Day on 20th June is for you! […]

June 19th, 2017|Blog|

EU Reaches Agreement on Groundbreaking Initiative to address the Digital Divide

Last week, the European Parliament, Council and Commission came to an agreement that will support the installation of free Wi-Fi hotspots in towns and local communities across the EU. […]

June 7th, 2017|Blog|

Unlocking Interoperability for successful IoT Deployments

IDC predicts that the worldwide installed base of Internet of Things (IoT) endpoints will grow from 14.9 billion at the end of 2016 to more than 82 billion in 2025. At this rate, the Internet of Things may soon be as indispensable as the Internet itself. Cisco has also put the value of the global IoT market at $14.4 trillion for 2022. However, the debate is still open as to how such a market value will be shared by providers of devices, apps, services, and connectivity. […]

June 6th, 2017|Blog|

Joint Venture leader joins Connected City Advisory Board

NEWS RELEASE Joint Venture leader joins Connected City Advisory Board May 24, 2017 – Joint Venture Silicon Valley and the Connected City Advisory Board (CCAB) announced today that David Witkowski, Executive Director of Joint Venture's Civic Technology Initiative, will formally participate in the CCAB, an international group of municipal leaders, government officials and invited industry [...]

May 24th, 2017|WBA releases|

Fon: 7 key points that will define the future of Wi-Fi

7 key points that will define the future of Wi-Fi Fon remarks the importance of Wi-Fi as an integrated and customer-centric technology 17 MAY 2017. MADRID, NEW YORK. Since its birth in 1985, the Wi-Fi industry has grown exponentially. Although originally designed to replace Ethernet cables in local computer networks, nowadays Wi-Fi’s use is ubiquitous. [...]

May 17th, 2017|Member Releases|

Syniverse Launches Marketplace to Facilitate Buying and Selling of Wi-Fi

Mobile Marketplace addition to the secure Syniverse platform supports global Wi-Fi ecosystem, including growth of unlicensed spectrum and connectivity TAMPA, Fla. – May 10, 2017 – Today Syniverse announced the launch of Mobile Marketplace on its secure platform to enable service providers and enterprises from around the world to buy and sell Wi-Fi with the click of a button. […]

May 11th, 2017|Member Releases|