Subscriber Devices en Pryme Radio introduces Pico wired-microphone solution for PoC users <div class="node-body article-body">Accessories maker Pryme Radio introduces the Pico, a wired-microphone system designed to address the specific needs of push-to-talk-over-cellular (PoC) users on smartphones and tablets that do not have a dedicated push-to-talk button.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Long-Term Evolution Subscriber Devices Applications Enterprise IWCE Fri, 13 Apr 2018 13:25:00 +0000 54491 at Samsung official shares company’s vision for public-safety communications in U.S. <div class="node-body article-body">First responders may utilize the computing power of a smartphone throughout the workday—in the field, in a vehicle, and in the station/office—to complete myriad tasks requiring connectivity in the foreseeable future, according to a Samsung official helping lead the company’s U.S. public-safety initiatives.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Funding Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet Smart Devices State & Local Government NTIA/FirstNet Fri, 06 Apr 2018 13:44:00 +0000 54401 at JVCKENWOOD USA: John Grabowski offers glimpse into future, leveraging parent company's technologies <div class="node-body video-body">John Grabowski, JVCKENWOOD USA's director of marketing and communications for the communications sector, describes the conceptual Emergency Response Solution, which highlights some potential synergies that JVCKENWOOD—the Japan-based parent company of JVCKENWOOD USA—hopes to leverage by integrating products from its various business units.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Land-Mobile Radio Alerting Systems Incident Command/Situational Awareness Subscriber Devices Enterprise Public Safety Kenwood Mon, 02 Apr 2018 23:49:00 +0000 54351 at Motorola Solutions: Mike Costa talks about new Capture video application for smartphones <div class="node-body video-body">Mike Costa of Motorola Solutions describes the capabilities of the company's new Capture mobile camera application, which is designed to work on the new LEX L11, as well as any Android- or IoS-based smartphones. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Subscriber Devices Applications Policy Public Safety State & Local Government Video IWCE Motorola Solutions Mon, 26 Mar 2018 15:10:00 +0000 54251 at Parallel Wireless: Steve Kropper explains potential use cases for CWS-210 mobile LTE eNodeB <div class="node-body video-body">Parallel Wireless Vice President Steve Kropper describes some fo the public-safety use cases that could leverage the CWS-210, which is an in-vehicle LTE eNodeB that weighs about 4 pounds. With the CWS-210, public-safety field personnel can have a virtual "bubble" of broadband connectivity around a vehicle. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Long-Term Evolution Mobiles Public Safety System Design System Installation Tue, 06 Mar 2018 02:35:00 +0000 53851 at Sonim Technologies unveils ultra-rugged FirstNet devices, support for direct-mode PTT module <div class="node-body article-body">Sonim Technologies announces its new XP8 and XP5S ultra-rugged LTE devices that are designed to provide FirstNet users with new public-safety-centric capabilities, including an interface that supports a module that enables direct-mode push-to-talk (PTT) communications between devices when a network is not available.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Long-Term Evolution Enterprise Interoperability Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet Smart Devices State & Local Government NTIA/FirstNet Thu, 01 Mar 2018 15:23:00 +0000 53771 at New Samsung Galaxy S9 devices include FirstNet Band 14 support, AT&T and FirstNet say <div class="node-body article-body">Samsung’s Galaxy S9 and S9+ smartphones—unveiled at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona—are approved FirstNet devices that operate on the 700 MHz Band 14 spectrum licensed to FirstNet, according to officials for FirstNet and its nationwide contractor, AT&T.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Analytics Power Applications Cybersecurity Legislation Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet Security Smartphones Mon, 26 Feb 2018 14:19:00 +0000 53731 at AT&T unveils new branding for FirstNet products and services <div class="node-body article-body">FirstNet nationwide contractor AT&amp;T launches a new visual brand that will be associated with FirstNet services and products, according to AT&amp;T and FirstNet officials. FirstNet will continue to use its existing logo to designate organizational activities, as opposed to products and services that subscribers can buy.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Software Subscriber Devices Applications Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet NTIA/FirstNet Tue, 23 Jan 2018 00:17:00 +0000 53311 at Kennedy, Karp leaving FirstNet to start new company focused on public-safety broadband <div class="node-body article-body">FirstNet President TJ Kennedy and FirstNet Chief Counsel Jason Karp will be leaving FirstNet at the end of the year to start a new company early next year that will focus on helping technology firms develop broadband solutions that will meet the needs of public-safety users.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Long-Term Evolution Subscriber Devices Applications Public Safety Public Safety Broadband/FirstNet State & Local Government NTIA/FirstNet Mon, 18 Dec 2017 14:05:00 +0000 52971 at Hytera Communications sues Motorola Solutions for patent infringement <div class="node-body article-body">​Hytera Communications files a lawsuit against Motorola Solutions for allegedly infringing upon Hytera’s patented sound-adjustment control technology, according to a press release from the China-based LMR manufacturer that escalates the intellectual-property disputes between the two companies.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Subscriber Devices DMR Enterprise Policy Hytera Motorola Solutions Tue, 29 Aug 2017 06:09:00 +0000 51781 at