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2014-03-19 23:29:32

ThinkFire is pleased to announce its ETSI 3GPP Declared Essential Patent Database will be available for purchase beginning April 15, 2014. The database contains patents for all the major ETSI projects for 3GPP mobile telephony standards for smartphones, mobile devices, base stations, and network infrastructure equipment. Bridgewater, NJ (PRWEB) March 19, 2014 ThinkFire is pleased to announce its ETSI 3GPP Declared Essential Patent Database will be available for purchase beginning April...

2013-10-14 23:27:45

Guidance for the Industry on Future Direction of NFV Technology Sophia Antipolis, France (PRWEB) October 14, 2013 ETSI has published the first five specifications on Network Functions Virtualisation (NFV). This is a major milestone towards the use of NFV to simplify the roll-out of new network services, reduce deployment and operational costs and encourage innovation. These documents clearly identify an agreed framework and terminology for NFV which will help the industry to channel its...

2013-06-18 23:25:37

The European Forum on Electronic Signature (EFPE) 2013, the biggest international conference in Europe on the issues of e-signature and e-identification, has come to an end. The Conference was attended by over 130 participants from 21 countries. Szczecin, Poland (PRWEB) June 18, 2013 This year´s EFPE was held under the honorary patronage of: the Minister of Economy, the Minister of Justice, the Minister of Administration and Digitalization, the Parliament of the Republic of Poland,...

2013-05-16 23:27:55

Standards organizations and open source communities join forces to promote standards-compliant interoperable cloud solutions at first Cloud Interoperability Week Paris, France (PRWEB) May 16, 2013 Standards organizations and open source communities DMTF (Distributed Management Task Force), ETSI (European Telecommunications Standards Institute), OASIS (Organization for the Advancement of Structured Information Standards), the FP7 OCEAN (Open Cloud for Europe, JApan and beyoNd) project, OGF...

2012-03-30 13:11:50

According to new reports, the decision regarding the nano-SIM card patent has been delayed due to negotiations over patents. Apple and Nokia, as well as some other phone manufacturers, are embroiled in a battle over the new nano-SIM. Nokia is now threatening to withhold crucial patents if Apple's version of the nano-SIM is adopted.  The company claims Apple's version does not comply with required specifications. The nano-SIM would be at least a third smaller than the current...

2011-09-02 04:20:01

Tokyo, Sept 2, 2011 - (ACN Newswire) - NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) announced today it will host Asia's first meeting for worldwide standardization of Machine to Machine Communications (M2M), ETSI TC M2M(1)(2). The meeting will take place at NEC's Tamagawa Plant from September 12 to 16 and approximately 100 participants from 40 companies, including telecom operators and ICT vendors from across the world, will take part in the meeting."We are very proud of our hands-on involvement with...

2011-05-18 07:22:24

Apple is considering using a smaller SIM card in its iPhone 4 and iPad to allow the company to produce thinner devices, Reuters reported on Tuesday. A spokesman for the European Telecommunications Standards Institute (ETSI) confirmed that Apple had proposed a new standard for SIM cards, although a decision about whether to begin the lengthy standardization process, which can take more than a year, has not yet been made. "This process may take some time, up to a year or more, if there is...

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  • A spider.
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'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'