EU Puts €50 Million Aside For Development Of 5G

What's Next In Payments®
5:34 PM EDT February 26th, 2013

The European Commission has announced that it will be setting aside €50 million for research to deliver 5G mobile technology by 2020. “I want 5G be pioneered by European industry, based on European research and creating jobs in Europe – and we will put our money where our mouth is,” said European Commission Vice President Neelie Kroes.

METIS, 5GNOW, iJOIN, TROPIC, Mobile Cloud Networking, COMBO, MOTO and PHYLAWS are some of the new EU research projects that address the architecture and functionality needs for 5G / beyond 4G networks.

Read the full story here.

Topics:
Comments
Also by This Author
What's Hot
News
Square Launches Register App Platform
News
Etsy’s Card Reader Shakes Up Virtual Payment Space
Merchant Innovation
Ron Johnson’s New Company To Focus On Shopper Decisions
Apple Pay Tracker
Rite Aid Reverses Itself On Apple Pay, Stops Accepting Payments
View All Articles ››
You May Also Like
Company Spotlight
Different mPOS Strokes for Different mPOS Folks
International
Digital River Offers A Sneak Peak At Mobile eCommerce Trends
Mobile Commerce
Trustwave Buys Cenzic To Beef Up App Testing Capability
Company Spotlight
Inside the Future of Commerce, Post Apple-Pay
News
Solving for the 10 Most Common Cyber Threats
B2B Payments
Deutsche Bank Integrates MyStandards Services Into App
News
Square Launches Register App Platform
View All Articles ››