GSM Push-To-Talk Standard Released
Sep 10, 2003, 8:35 AM by (staff)
Ericsson, Motorola, Nokia and Siemens mobile today announced the completion of a jointly developed Push to talk over Cellular (PoC) specification. The open specification is intended to reduce marketplace fragmentation and provide end users with an easy-to-use, interoperable push to talk experience worldwide. PoC leverages existing 3GPP, OMA, and IETF technologies, making the service easy to integrate in operators' existing infrastructures. Both AT&T Wireless and Cingular endorsed the standard.
Oct 3, 2016
Facebook today announced Marketplace, a dedicated place for people to sell and buy goods in their local community. Marketplace is an evolution of swap-and-sell services that have sprung up within Facebook Groups over the last few years.
Oct 3, 2018
Facebook believes artificial intelligence will benefit buyers and sellers who use Facebook Marketplace. Moving forward, Marketplace will rely on several AI-based features to improve the usefulness of the neighborhood sales tool.
Dec 20, 2017
The 3GPP today ratified the first 5G specification, officially termed Non-Standalone 5G New Radio, or NSA 5G NR. The ratification took place at the 3GPP's RAN#78 meeting in Lisbon, Portugal, and capped off months of conferences to push the spec through before year's end.
Jun 14, 2018
The 3GPP today ratified another piece of the 5G specification, termed the Standalone 5G New Radio, or SA 5G NR. This spec is for 5G networks that are developed on their own, apart from legacy or pre-existing networks.
Sep 11, 2017
Qualcomm and Nokia today said they plan to jointly test potential 5G technologies in an effort to speed up adoption of the standard. Specifically, the companies intend to conduct over-the-air field trials of 5G New Radio (NR) Release-15, which is still being developed by the 3GPP.