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5gIntel Introduces Portfolio of Commercial 5G New Radio Modems with Intel® XMMTM 7660 Modem

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Intel today announced substantial advances in its wireless product roadmap to accelerate the adoption of 5G. Highlights include the introduction of the Intel® XMMTM 8000 series, Intel’s first family of 5G new radio (5G NR) multi-mode commercial modems, and Intel’s …

dronesNikko Racing Drone with wifi, camera and video display

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DRL Nikko Air Race Drone Vision 220 FPV Pro. 5.8 GHz analog transmission delivers real-time video display without image delay. Speeds of 25+ miles per hour! Includes FPV googles allowing you to see exactly what your drone sees as it …

appUltrasound on a chip using an array of sensors will make ultrasound 50 times lower cost in 2018

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A regular ultrasound machine costs over $100,000 but a new ultrasound on a chip device attached to smartphone will be $2000 in 2018. It will be portable and will eventually make ultrasound as common as blood pressure cuffs in hospitals, …

communicationsLED and Laser Wifi replacement can boost speeds to 100 gigabits per second without interference

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Mainstream adoption of LiFi will be available within LED light bars which will replace the most widely utilized light source in the world – fluorescent tubes. The introduction of the first LED “light bar” is forecasted to replace the most …

electronics55 to 75 inch TVs and 4K projection TVs

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Price ranges for different TV sizes are as follows 55 inch $400-1000 65 inch about $1780 but range from $1200 to $3000 75 inch about $3150 but range from $2500 to 5000 80-100 inch about $8000 to $20,000 4K TVs …

gadgetsAlienwheels hoverboard tips and review

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I tried out the Alienwheels hoverboard. ($298) I was able to take about twenty minutes to get standing and balanced on the board and fairly comfortable with basic control. Control is with shifting weight at the toes, heal and using …

futureWireless 5G networks will be deployed in 2019

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Rajeev Suri, president and CEO of Nokia, said Nokia expects 5G networks to be deployed in 2019, with widespread trials next year. 5G technology will enable carriers to provide solutions to a greater number of use cases. He said a …

gadgetsGoogle wireless ear buds and a Pixel 2 phone help you talk to 90% of the people on Earth

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Google’s wireless bluetooth Pixel Buds let you understand 40 different languages. There was an onstage demp that showed a live language translation feature. A conversation onstage translating from English to Swedish went off without a hitch. The translations followed about …

chinaJapan v China in key future related industries

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Japan’s economy basically stalled out in 1991. They have recovered some but have tended to stay in the zero to two percent GDP range. The Japanese economy stalled at the per capita income of the UK. Japan’s companies had become …

energyEPC is leading the world to a new age of wireless power

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Nextbigfuture interviewed Alex Lidow, CEO of EPC. EPC is a leader in Gallium Nitride electronics and now is leading the charge to a new age of wireless power. EPC is licensing gallium nitride integrated circuits which they have shown can …