Articles By Mikael Ricknas

Apple and Google disagree over licensing patents

Apple and Google disagree over licensing patents

STOCKHOLM - Google is at odds with Apple, Microsoft and Cisco over the licensing and litigation of patents. While Google...

February 14th, 2012 Mikael Ricknas
Alcatel-Lucent integrates Wi-Fi with mobile networks

Alcatel-Lucent integrates Wi-Fi with mobile networks

STOCKHOLM -- Alcatel-Lucent is integrating Wi-Fi into mobile network equipment it builds for carriers with its lightRadio architecture, allowing users...

February 14th, 2012 Mikael Ricknas
Samsung wins in the Netherlands on tablet design

Samsung wins in the Netherlands on tablet design

STOCKHOLM (01/24/2012) - The Court of Appeal in The Hague has ruled that the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 is sufficiently...

January 24th, 2012 Mikael Ricknas
RIM’s new CEO wants to focus on consumers

RIM’s new CEO wants to focus on consumers

RIM's new CEO, Thorsten Heins, wants the company to improve its product development while also becoming better at marketing, he...

January 23rd, 2012 Mikael Ricknas
Gigabit wireless will be hot, report says

Gigabit wireless will be hot, report says

STOCKHOLM -- The uptake of wireless networks based on 802.11ac is expected to be high when the first products arrive...

January 17th, 2012 Mikael Ricknas
Huawei introduces "world’s slimmest smartphone"

Huawei introduces "world’s slimmest smartphone"

STOCKHOLM (01/09/2012) - At about 6.8 millimeters thick, Huawei Technologies' Android 4.0-based Ascend P1 S is the thinnest smartphone yet...

January 9th, 2012 Mikael Ricknas
MediaTek lays groundwork for gigabit WLANs

MediaTek lays groundwork for gigabit WLANs

STOCKHOLM -- Semiconductor company MediaTek Inc. has introduced a system-on-a-chip (SoC) that will be used to power wireless routers based...

January 9th, 2012 Mikael Ricknas
Solar power charging has many challenges: Nokia

Solar power charging has many challenges: Nokia

 Charging a mobile phone by simply using a solar charging panel on the back cover is possible but challenging, Nokia...

January 3rd, 2012 Mikael Ricknas
Will spectrum fragmentation mean costlier LTE phones?

Will spectrum fragmentation mean costlier LTE phones?

The plethora of spectrum bands used for LTE (Long-Term Evolution) will result in more expensive devices, and also make the ability...

December 19th, 2011 Mikael Ricknas
Nokia Siemens sells fixed broadband to Adtran

Nokia Siemens sells fixed broadband to Adtran

STOCKHOLM  -- Nokia Siemens Networks is selling its fixed-line broadband access business to Adtran Inc., the latest in a series...

December 12th, 2011 Mikael Ricknas