The number of patent filings at the European Patent Office (EPO) originating from the 38 EPO member states reached a new peak in 2012, beating the previous record set in 2008. Last year, the EPO received a total of 257 744 patent filings from all over the world. This represents a 5.2% increase over 2011… Read More »
Samsung has cut prices of its popular Galaxy range of smartphones in India. The Galaxy S III received the biggest price drop of Rs 3,000 for both 16GB and 32GB variants, according to our friends at PriceBaba.com. OnFlipkart, the Galaxy S III 16GB variant is now available for Rs 31,900 while the 32GB variant is available for Rs 34,900 on Saholic.… Read More »
Telstra yesterday confirmed a story in industry publication Communications Day that, unexpected new entrant to the market, Samsung will deploy long-term evolution (LTE) infrastructure in Brisbane, Queensland, as part of Telstra’s 4G roll-out. “We are preparing to trial Samsung equipment in Brisbane in the coming weeks,” said Telstra in a statement. Telstra said that its mobile… Read More »
Samsung has bagged US $20 million LTE deal from Infotel Broadband Services (Infotel), a subsidiary of Reliance Industries (RIL). As part of the deal, Samsung will deploy LTE base stations, including all associated systems and network support services. The deal includes Radio Access Network (RAN) and 3G/LTE core infrastructure solutions to be deployed in RIL.… Read More »
Samsung Electronics has successfully demonstrated clear reception capabilities of LTE Broadcast services using evolved Multimedia Broadcast Multicast Service (eMBMS) technology using Anritsu’s Rapid Test Designer (RTD) and MD8430A to simulate the LTE network environment.