LTE Range Extension Press Release by PSCR- Remixed

Ok so General Dynamics has been plugging away at the PSCR (Public Safety Communications Research for U.S. Department of Commerce)requirements to help standardize (ok commercialize) aspects of LTE for public safety use and they just put out this press release letting us know they have successfully tested a long range (boomer) LTE cell that had a […]



Edit: The attacker is NOT North Korea, geez, media needs to be sensible. Again Sony is in the news about a serious hack to their networks. At this time details have not been made public but essentially is likely to be a very typical exploit The hackers took employee data including salary, benefits amongst other things. Basically […]


Wireless + Non-Serial Entrepreneurs = Parallel Wireless

I’ve been really busy building things and talking to people but one announcement made me cheer. Parallel Wireless is combining several elements such as HetNet, backhaul, LTE, SON and some Software Defined Networking (SDN) concepts into a product.      (No, this image has nothing to do with that.)   They are introducing what they […]


Security Issue: Interceptor Cell Sites

Let’s talk about some recent headlines for a minute. Recently, the company ESD America has been publishing a list of rogue network cells, in the US, discovered with their $3500 secure phone. Phone Firewall Identifies Rogue Cell Towers Trying to Intercept Your Calls (wired.com) Fake cell phone ‘towers’ may be spying on Americans’ calls, texts (rt.com) […]