News http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6700/more en Beyond the Bulb: Lighting Gets Smarter http://mwrf.com/active-components/beyond-bulb-lighting-gets-smarter <div class="node-body article-body">Qualcomm Atheros and LIFX joined forces to develop a turnkey, Wi-Fi-based smart lighting platform consisting of a connectivity module and complete bulb design.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/beyond-bulb-lighting-gets-smarter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/beyond-bulb-lighting-gets-smarter#comments News Active components Commercial Mobile Fri, 30 Jan 2015 19:09:00 +0000 31361 at http://mwrf.com <p>LIFX offers a variety of connected bulb options with a wealth of features. (Image courtesy of LIFX)</p> Ka-Band Satellites Feature 90+ Beams for Broadband Access http://mwrf.com/systems/ka-band-satellites-feature-90-beams-broadband-access <div class="node-body article-body">The fifth-generation Global Xpress satellites operate in the Ka-band to deliver high-throughput broadband access to remote areas.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/ka-band-satellites-feature-90-beams-broadband-access" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/ka-band-satellites-feature-90-beams-broadband-access#comments News Active components Systems Fri, 30 Jan 2015 18:58:00 +0000 31351 at http://mwrf.com <p>The fifth-generation Global Xpress satellites operate in the Ka-band to deliver high-throughput broadband access to remote areas, pictured here in a Boeing facility. (Image courtesy of Inmarsat)</p> NYU WIRELESS Team Receives IEEE Award for 5G Research http://mwrf.com/mobile/nyu-wireless-team-receives-ieee-award-5g-research <div class="node-body article-body">A research team at NYU WIRELESS, led by Theodore Rappaport, will be awarded the 2015 IEEE Donald G. Fink Award for their paper on millimeter-wave 5G cellular technology.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/mobile/nyu-wireless-team-receives-ieee-award-5g-research" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/mobile/nyu-wireless-team-receives-ieee-award-5g-research#comments News Mobile Services Fri, 30 Jan 2015 17:52:00 +0000 31341 at http://mwrf.com <p>Theodore Rappaport (right) and members of NYU WIRELESS showcase some of their research. (Image courtesy of NYU)</p> Decoy Jammer with Radio Data Link Takes Flight http://mwrf.com/active-components/decoy-jammer-radio-data-link-takes-flight <div class="node-body article-body">A flight demonstration of the Miniature Air Launched Decoy Jammer (MALD-J), fitted with a radio data link that allows for repositioning in-flight, proved successful.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/decoy-jammer-radio-data-link-takes-flight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/decoy-jammer-radio-data-link-takes-flight#comments News Active components Defense Fri, 30 Jan 2015 17:43:00 +0000 31331 at http://mwrf.com <p><em>Photo Caption: </em>MALD is a flexible and modular system that has the potential to keep aviators and aircraft out of harm&rsquo;s way. (Image courtesy of Raytheon)</p> Micro Satellite Constellation to Expand Worldwide Internet Access http://mwrf.com/systems/micro-satellite-constellation-expand-worldwide-internet-access <div class="node-body article-body">The OneWeb system of 648 telecom-class micro satellites will help provide high-speed Internet access via small user terminals.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/micro-satellite-constellation-expand-worldwide-internet-access" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/micro-satellite-constellation-expand-worldwide-internet-access#comments News Commercial Industrial Mobile Services Systems Fri, 30 Jan 2015 17:10:00 +0000 31311 at http://mwrf.com <p>The OneWeb system of 648 telecom-class micro satellites will help provide high-speed Internet access via small user terminals. (Image courtesy of OneWeb Ltd.)</p> UPDATE: Third of Four MUOS Satellites Successfully Launched http://mwrf.com/systems/update-third-four-muos-satellites-successfully-launched <div class="node-body article-body">The third Mobile User Objective System (MUOS) satellite, part of a system that leverages smartphone technology for secure satellite communications, has been delivered. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/update-third-four-muos-satellites-successfully-launched" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/update-third-four-muos-satellites-successfully-launched#comments News Defense Systems Thu, 22 Jan 2015 16:38:00 +0000 31001 at http://mwrf.com Category 9 LTE-A Successfully Tested at 410 Mb/s Download Speeds http://mwrf.com/services/category-9-lte-successfully-tested-410-mbs-download-speeds <div class="node-body article-body">Successful interoperability testing of LTE-A Category 9 Carrier Aggregation showed 3-carrie downlink aggregation and download speeds up to 410 Mb/s.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/services/category-9-lte-successfully-tested-410-mbs-download-speeds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/services/category-9-lte-successfully-tested-410-mbs-download-speeds#comments News Mobile Services Tue, 06 Jan 2015 15:05:00 +0000 31021 at http://mwrf.com Kinetic Boot Generates 1.5 Watts of Power per Foot for Soldiers http://mwrf.com/systems/kinetic-boot-generates-15-watts-power-foot-soldiers <div class="node-body article-body">Lockheed Martin and STC Footwear are working to develop a kinetic boot solution for U.S. Marines that will convert the motion of footsteps into a functional power source.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/kinetic-boot-generates-15-watts-power-foot-soldiers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/kinetic-boot-generates-15-watts-power-foot-soldiers#comments News Defense Passive components Systems Mon, 05 Jan 2015 22:44:00 +0000 31011 at http://mwrf.com European SpaceDataHighway Achieves Near-Real-Time Communications http://mwrf.com/systems/european-spacedatahighway-achieves-near-real-time-communications <div class="node-body article-body">The European SpaceDataHighway (EDRS) allows for high-speed data transfers up to 1.8 Gbits/s between LEO and geostationary orbit. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/european-spacedatahighway-achieves-near-real-time-communications" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/european-spacedatahighway-achieves-near-real-time-communications#comments News Active components Systems Mon, 05 Jan 2015 22:28:00 +0000 30991 at http://mwrf.com Cloud Helps Curtail Cyclist, Car Crashes http://mwrf.com/systems/cloud-helps-curtail-cyclist-car-crashes <div class="node-body article-body">New cloud technology seeks to help reduce the number of bicycle and vehicle accidents by eliminating blind spots.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/cloud-helps-curtail-cyclist-car-crashes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/cloud-helps-curtail-cyclist-car-crashes#comments News Automotive Mobile Systems Mon, 05 Jan 2015 22:12:00 +0000 30981 at http://mwrf.com <p>New cloud technology seeks to help reduce the number of bicycle and vehicle accidents by eliminating blind spots. 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