Telephony, Wireless & Mobile

CEA SmartBrief

Consumer electronics news and information

CEA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Consumer Electronics Association

Samsung invents touchless fingerprint readers for mobile

5/29/2015

  • VentureBeat

Samsung has filed a patent for technology that could recognize a fingerprint hovering over a smartphone camera, Mark Sullivan writes. The solution may boost fingerprint recognition accuracy by cutting… Read More

CTIA SmartBrief

Wireless industry news

CTIA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: CTIA-The Wireless Association

FCC regulators likely to reject increase for nondominant network access

5/29/2015

  • Reuters

FCC staff have indicated that Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel is likely to reject T-Mobile's request that a larger segment of wireless spectrum be reserved for smaller wireless carriers in the 2016 g… Read More

SCTE SmartBrief

Cable telecommunication news.

SCTE SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers

Survey: Web-connected TVs are in 56% of U.S. homes

5/28/2015

  • Broadcasting & Cable

The percentage of U.S. households with an Internet-connected TV has grown to 56%, up from 44% in 2013 and 24% in 2010, the Leichtman Research Group has found in a survey. Nearly 30% of adults watch co… Read More