FirstNews Briefs: Univision Communications, T-Mobile, Globecomm, Nordic Semiconductor, INSIDE Secure
Univision Communications and T-Mobile US Thurday announced they are joining forces to launch Univision Mobile, a wireless service created specifically for Hispanic Americans. The new service combines the insights and programming content of Univision, a media company serving Hispanic America, with T-Mobile’s wireless network. The new service will be available nationwide beginning May 19.
Globecomm, a leading global communications solutions provider, announced today that customers, Adams NetWorks, Inc. and Chariton Valley have commercially launched 4G LTE services to their customers leveraging Globecomm’s Hosted LTE solutions.
Ultra low power (ULP) RF specialist Nordic Semiconductor ASA (OSE: NOD) today announces that French multi-die system-in-package (SiP) design specialist, Insight SiP, has developed a miniaturized Nordic nRF51822 System-on-Chip-based Bluetooth Smart module that requires no specialist RF engineering experience to employ and targets highly space-constrained smartphone and tablet appcessories, and computer accessories, such as body-worn health and wellness sensors and key fob proximity detectors.
INSIDE Secure, provider of embedded security solutions for mobile and connected devices, today announced at CARTES America the launch of a white-label Android application for Host Card Emulation (HCE) based payments. The new MatrixHCE product enables mobile payment application providers to accelerate time to market by using the pre-validated HCE payment functionality. It includes the highest level of software security to defend against any attacks in the hostile mobile environment.