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View Full Version : UMA Promises Seamless Wifi & Cellular Connections on Mobiles

Jonathon Watkins
04-16-2005, 08:00 AM
<div class='os_post_top_link'><a href='http://www.theinquirer.net/?article=22542' target='_blank'>http://www.theinquirer.net/?article=22542</a><br /><br /></div><i>"It's one thing to have a mobile phone which offers either cellular or Wi-Fi connexions as options. It's another to produce a handset that can 'hand over' from one to the other. According to testing house, Anite, such phones will be ready for testing by Q3 2005. If you're making a voice call or mid-way through a download session using a mobile phone and a Wi-Fi connexion what happens if you move out of the hotspot? Currently, you'd have to drop the session and start again over cellular. Not with UMA (Unlicensed Mobile Access), though."</i><br /><br />This sounds promising. It's good to see a move toward seamless simplicity for multiple mobile data connections. As I get older I increasingly want thing to just *work* without fiddling. Ah, for the <a href="http://www.pocketpcthoughts.com/forums/viewtopic.php?t=34609&amp;">Elegance of Simplicity.... </a>

04-18-2005, 05:25 PM
this is supposed to be in the BenQ P50