OpenMoko – Open Source Handy

Openmoko ist ein Projekt, das als Ziel die Bereitstellung eines Mobiltelefons mit einem Open Source Softwarestack hat. OpenMoko verkauft derzeit das Neo FreeRunner Telefon an fortgeschrittene Anwender und startet den…

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ICIN 2007 – Great conference in a great location

Last thursday ICIN 2007 conference has closed his doors. ICIN, a world leading international conference on the intelligent service layer, applications layer, the signalling and control plane, mobility, the associated network transport and access layers of communications networks and deals with all aspects of services, networks, customer and terminal control was great again. ICIN […]

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Convergence is happening: In Media. In Telco. And …

Convergence has become one of the most central and significant issues faced in the Technology, Media & Telecommunications sector today – shaping everything from product and service launches to catalyzing multi-million dollar mergers and acquisitions. Convergence Conversations, a book published by Deloitte comprises interviews with 36 senior executives from the converging world. In this […]

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European Mobile Networking Day III in Cologne

Today, the Mobile Networking Day event started again in Cologne, Germany. After 2006 (Cologne) and 2005 (Berlin) this has been the third event together with our partner Netzwert. After another successful year and the third year of MND this event has become a recognized annual conference. This year’s motto was “From Bandwidth to […]

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RaccoonOnMap: Mobile localisation without GPS and using Google Maps

RaccoonOnMap is localisation service for your mobile phone whicch can show your location – and the on of your friends without using GPS technology. RaccoonOnMap has been built by engineers from Nokia and has been made public already in February 2007.
In RaccoonOnMap, the mobiles act as a location Web service providers via Raccoon (consists of […]

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Vodafone Betavine: Built and test convergence applications for future telco networks!

Vodafone Betavine is an online public, collaborative research and development space looking at encouraging the further convergence between the mobile phone and the internet. It is also aimed at encouraging the development of exciting new mobile applications. And anyone with an interest in mobile applications can join for free. Vodafone Betavine is a pre-commercial space […]

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GSM 2007 started in Barcelona

The 3GSM World Congress combines the world’s largest exhibition for the mobile industry with a cutting edge congress featuring the most prominent Chief Executives representing mobile operators, vendors and content owners from across the world. And so is Sun again here and will present the most actual products and solutions.

Personally I’m facing around 25 meetings […]

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Handy-Strahlung – Funkstille in der Presse über Strahlungsschäden?

Sind jetzt Handies schädlich oder nicht? Wenn man viele Gespräche in Cafés, Restaurants, öffentlichen Verkehrsmitteln oder Fußgängerzonen mitanhören darf, zweifelt man zumindest nicht an einer verdummenden Wirkung. Aber im Ernst – wie unter anderem die Süddeutsche Zeitung berichtete, deutet erstmals eine Studie darauf hin, dass intensive, langjährige Handy-Nutzung eine seltene Form von Gehirnkrebs (Gliom) […]

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Wohin entwickelt sich Java, was ist das Partiticipation Age und wie geht es weiter mit User Generated Content?

Letzte Woche fand vom 4.-8.12. die wohl wichtigste Telekommunkationsmesse der Welt in Hongkong statt: die ITU Telecom World. Eine Woche voller Meetings, hektischem Wechsel der Locations (weil man sich nicht nur auf der Messe sondern auch in der Stadt traf) und einer Stadt, die an sich schon eine Attraktion ist.
Der Nachrichtensender CNBC interviewte hier auch […]

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Update to Telecommunication Conference in Bonn (3)

For Detlef Spang, ad interim CEO, COLT Telecom GmbH it’s all about Solution over IP (SoIP). Already 14% of midmarket companies are using VoIP servies. And COLT’s hosted PBX solution helps them to have “plug and play” IT services. COLT’s strategy is named “Universal Network” and tries to offer simplicity at its best: one device, […]

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Worldwide more than 3 billion mobile phone subscriber until 2008!

According to ITU’s “World Society Report 2006″ more and more people are connecting to mobile networks than ever. Especially in China, Russia and India are driving this business, so International Telecommunication Union (ITU) reported. From worldwide 2.1 billion mobile subscriberin 2005 ITU is expecting more than 3 billion users in 2008 – pretty 50% of […]

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