November 30, 2011

Researchers shrink 3G phones' power needs with proxies in cloud

Researchers at a Finnish Aalto University wanted to make Internet access easier for developing countries with less-than-reliable power grids. But the proxy system they developed can work anywhere, and reduce the drain on smartphone's batteries by as much as 74 percent.

[via arstechnica]

emily | 9:18 AM | Technology | Add this this entry to your del.icio.us bookmarks. Digg This Technorati search results for this Entry
The Permanent Link to this page is: http://textually.org/textually/archives/2011/11/029866.htm
Google+ FaceBook Follow Me on Pinterest
Home | About | ArchivesCopyright © 2014