Tag: RF

Honey, I Shrunk the Smartphone RF Front-Ends!

Over the past 15 years, we've witnessed a remarkable increase in the Radio Frequency content in smartphones.  There are now seven wireless interfaces in...

Mobile Data Rates – Hype v. Reality

On June 17th, the FCC announced their intention to fine AT&T Mobility $100M for allegedly failing to notify their customers that their mobile data...

IP Theft & RF BAW Filters

The New York Times recently reported on another troubling example of IP theft / transfer from strategically important US technologies companies, in this particular...

Exploding RFFE Complexity

Nearly every day, I am surprised how senior digital communications engineers, systems architects, and senior technical marketers at broadband wireless operators/carriers, 4G LTE application...

The RF Internet of Things

Over the past several weeks, I have been reading a prominent investor website that offers a mix of free professional and amateur investment analysis. Perhaps...