3GPP Road to 5G Massive Internet of Things

In last few years, Internet of Things (IoT) standards have evolved considerably to provide seamless convergence of the digital and the physical world. IoT allows applications, machines connected to the network to communicate among them or with servers without human intervention.

One Third of Global Mobile Subscriptions are on LTE, to Overtake GSM Next Year

LTE subscriptions now make one-third of global mobile subscriptions.  A recent GSA report puts the total subscriptions to 2.54 billion, 32.4% of all mobile subscriptions globally. It took 3 years to reach the half-billion mark for LTE subscriptions but in last 3 years, LTE has shown tremendous growth with ~2B subscription additions.  

The Text Factor

SMS today reaches the ripe old age of 22 and this birthday shows it as technology truly capable of moving with the times.