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GSMA Announces New Events and Programmes Taking Place at Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2018 May 25, 2018

(AETOS Wire)-- The GSMA today provided further details on the array of events and programmes that will be available to attendees at the 2018 GSMA Mobile World Congress Shanghai, including partner and co-located events; GSMA Forums, Seminars and Workshops; and Partner Programmes. Mobile World Congress Shanghai will be held 27-29 June at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC).

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Jordan joins the world in celebrating WTISD 2018 May 17, 2018

Jordan joins the world on Thursday in observing the World Telecommunication and Information Society Day (WTISD 2018).

The theme for WTISD-18, 'Enabling the positive use of Artificial Intelligence for all', will focus on the potential of Artificial Intelligence (AI) to accelerate the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Ministry of Information and Communications Technology called for taking full advantage of artificial intelligence to support scientific research and"...

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New GSMA Report Highlights Integral Role of Mobile IoT Networks in 5G FutureMay 15, 2018

(AETOS Wire)-- The GSMA today issued a new report, ‘NB-IoT and LTE-M in the 5G context’, highlighting the integral role that licensed Mobile IoT networks, such as NB-IoT and LTE-M, will play in the 5G future and, in particular, the development of ‘massive IoT’. Massive IoT is one of three principle 5G use cases, alongside critical communications and enhanced broadband, that will enable developments such as smart cities and industrial automation. NB-IoT and LTE-M will be fundamental to the development of massive IoT and in supporting and complementing 5G’s myriad use cases and applications. Leading operators including AT&T, Deutsche Telekom, KDDI, Orange and Vodafone are committed to deploying these networks as part of their future 5G massive IoT strategies. “While people often associate 5G with super-fast mobile broadband speeds, it will also serve......

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Japan’s Mobile Operators Launch RCS Services Based on GSMA Specifications May 9, 2018

(AETOS Wire) -- The GSMA today announced that Japanese mobile operators KDDI Corporation, NTT DOCOMO, INC. and SoftBank Corp. have launched Rich Communications Services (RCS) based on the GSMA’s specifications. The service, which is called ‘+ message’, is an upgrade to SMS and is available today to customers on smartphones and tablets, enabling them to enjoy enhanced messaging features such as chat, group chat, video, gifs, file and location sharing, amongst others."...

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