TV is no longer confined to the living room. It is available wherever there are connected devices. The TV industry is evolving; the potential is enormous and Ericsson is one of the important players. There is a lot of money at stake. The global TV market is estimated to be worth EUR 340 billion by 2012.
Traffic alerts, eco driving, music downloads, tailored service, software updates in the car and charging support for electric cars. We are on the brink of an extraordinary revolution in the automotive industry. Today, drivers, passengers and even cars can connect to a range of services in the cloud. One good example is Ericsson and Volvo Car Group’s Connected Vehicle Cloud, based on Ericsson’s Service Enablement Platform.
We live in a world of glass. There are windows everywhere connecting you to the view outside, but what if they were also a part of your networked life? If today’s ordinary windows became a part of the high-speed mobile broadband highway, making it easy for you to connect to your social network wherever you are? Imagine the opportunities…
This is Ericsson’s MWC 2013 Media Kit. Here we will gather all press releases and related material, which will be issued as part of our MWC 2013 activities. Please note that the page will be continuously updated as new material is released. Feel free to use the material to support your reports from MWC.
OSS and BSS enable users to make their own choices, be more in control of their spending and benefit from personalized services and subscriber plans.
With trillions of text messages now sent annually, we take a look at the 20 years of SMS history: from the first message on December 3 1993 to the present day.
The Networked Society City Index report continues to explore the correlation between cities’ ICT maturity and their triple bottom line development.
Ericsson has one of the industry’s strongest intellectual property portfolios, which includes more than 33,000 granted patents worldwide. Our unrivalled patent portfolio covers 2G, 3G and 4G technologies, and we are a net receiver of licensing royalties with more than 100 patent-licensing agreements in place.
The concept of 4G is about the force of mobility, the cloud, and fast-changing business models, and the fact that users are constantly redefining IP networking by the way they utilize the network.
The human body can be a part of a communication network. By holding a mobile phone in one hand and the other hand on a device, you can send and receive information instantly and with high speed. This is a technology holds a lot of possibilities for the future.
An Ericsson Networked Society study shows that six areas are affected when introducing ICT in schools. And a new documentary, features industry exports talking about the “death of education” and the "birth of learning."
Cities will be the major arena in which ICT can bring solutions for economic, social, and sustainable growth. Cities have always been places where creativity has flourished, thanks to the many meetings that inevitably happen in dense urban areas. Connectivity will enable creativity, innovation and, ultimately, socioeconomic development.
The internet generation is becoming used to having broadband access everywhere. Of the estimated 3.4 billion people who will have broadband by 2014, about 80 percent will be mobile broadband subscribers – and the majority will be served by High Speed Packet Access (HSPA) and Long Term Evolution (LTE) networks.
To support and maintain the best networks for operators and offer the best end-user experience, Ericsson provides Global Services – a worldwide workforce of more than 61,000 service professionals with expertise in information and communications technology.
Mobile broadband provides high-speed connectivity over the mobile network through a variety of devices, including smartphones, personal computers, feature phones, tablets, and dongles.
The mobile phone has been a connecting technology of immense impact on human life. When the mobile device is used for financial transactions – buying, selling, or transferring, then you have m-commerce.
A sustainable city takes an intelligent, long-term collaborative approach to tackling the economic, social and environmental challenges that arise when more and more people come together in dense, compact areas, stretching already scarce resources.
The Millennium Villages Project (MVP) is a community-led initiative intended to address the UN Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) in Africa, village by village. By providing affordable, science-based solutions and technologies the project aims to help people lift themselves out of extreme poverty.
Achieving universal education and gender equality are key development challenges and two key Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). Research consistently shows that investing in girls’ education makes good economic sense. Ericsson believes that Information and Communications Technology (ICT) can be a transformative force in realizing these two MDGs.
Worldwide, some 43 million people have been forcibly displaced according to the UN refugee agency (UNHCR). As a result, separated families undergo considerable difficulties reconnecting with each other.
Communication has huge potential to improve people’s lives. Yet, there can be no social or economic development without peace. Through its cooperation with the PeaceEarth Foundation.
The Amazon Connection program has brought digital connectivity – and with it important life-saving and life-changing services – to more than 50,000 people in the remote Amazon Basin of Brazil.
Ericsson Response is a volunteer initiative that deploys employees and telecom equipment to support the UN and other humanitarian organizations in times of disaster.
Through an innovative research project across several industries, Ericsson will bring mobile connectivity to electric cars and put choice and control over the charging schedule into the hands of drivers.
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