3G, short for third Generation, is the third generation of mobile telecommunications technology. This is based on a set of standards used for mobile devices and mobile telecommunication use services and networks that comply with the International Mobile Telecommunications-2000 (IMT-2000) specifications by the International Telecommunication Union. 3G finds application in wireless voice telephony, mobile Internet access, fixed wireless Internet access, video calls and mobile TV.3G telecommunication networks support services that provide an information transfer rate of at least 200 kbit/s. Later 3G releases, often denoted 3.5G and 3.
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  • FOBO (Fear of Being Offline) is real for teens around the world

    … it and take a break from the email and the internet. It wasn’t easy and we didn’t make it. By Sunday morning, my husband was begging the desk clerk for the WiFi password so he could check out eBay sales and I could look up thrift shops. The only reason I wasn’t jonesing was because I had my cell phone and 3G service. Yes – I cheated, too. I’m Cynthia and I…

    Cynthia Boris/ Marketing Pilgrim- 10 readers -
  • Tools and Tips for Mobile Responsive Design [Infographic]

    … and the rise in availability of 3G and 4G networks. The importance of mobile isn’t something you can worry about in the distant future; it’s something you need to focus on now. If your site isn’t optimized for mobile, there’s a good chance you are losing potential customers. Research suggests that 40 percent of users will abandon a site…

    Ivan Serrano/ Relevancein Google- 16 readers -
  • Where On Earth Are You?

    … hub city. The advanced setting here would better be “People in, searching for or viewing pages about my targeted location,” but this is also unreliable at best. With the first approach we see a disproportionate number of mobile visits – as we would expect. Of course, if we have a client whose mobile site is poor (or non-existent) we may…

    PPC Heroin Paid Search- 5 readers -
  • 5 Killer Ways for Optimizing Your Marketing for Mobile

    … the essays for the desktop version of your page. Make sure your content loads quickly This is more about the images and videos on your page than the copy, but it’s all related. Not only do mobile users have short attention spans; they probably have slow internet connections (especially if they’re on a 3G network). Make sure your image and video files…

    The IMPACT Blogin Paid Search- 25 readers -
  • How Does Facebook Group Android Devices?

    … into our internal tools. Just like not all phones are made equal, not all 3G networks are equal. Looking at the network latency between devices and our servers, as well as the transfer rate for sufficiently large images, our Android app computes its own “connection quality” score, ranging from poor to moderate to good to excellent. Then, regardless…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook How To's- 10 readers -
  • The secret weapon in Trinity Mirror’s mobile strategy: the CMS

    … will be seen by the majority of the audience. The news group is also building new tools into its CMS to help polls, quizzes, GIFs and image crops work better on smartphones. For example, data-intensive articles like “14 cats caught enjoying sinks in glorious GIFs, pictures and videos” need their images optimizing for users with patchy 3G coverage. The CMS…

    Chris Smith/ Digiday- 9 readers -
  • Mobile PPC Strategy: Are You Missing Out On Conversions?

    … personalization (source: MyBuys). And mobile is only predicted to grow: Local mobile searches (85.9 billion) are expected to exceed desktop searches (84 billion) for the first time in 2015 (source: eMarketer). 50% of paid search clicks on Google are predicted to come from mobile in 2015 (Search Engine Land) By 2017, 85% of the world will have 3G…

    Margot Dacunha/ WordStreamin Paid Search SEO Google- 22 readers -
  • iPhone 6 Review: Is This the Phone for You?

    … Browsing: Up to 10 hours 3G Browsing: Up to 10 hours Standby: Up to 10 days (250 hours) Availability The iPhone 6 is available in Space Gray, Silver and Gold with storage space of 16, 64 and 128 GB. Note that the iPhone’s storage space is not expandable with an SD card so splurging on the 64 or 128 GB sizes is a great idea. Saving money…

    Carolyn Nicander Mohr/ The Wonder of Tech- 14 readers -
  • 10 of the world's best mobile commerce checkouts

    … users don’t know how many stages are left in the checkout process. Topshop Topshop has a clean and simple checkout with a prominent progress bar so users know exactly where they are in the whole process. There is also a guest checkout option, postcode lookup tool and numerical keypads when relevant. However the design could be improved by making…

    David Moth/ Econsultancy- 9 readers -
  • Amazon News: New Kindle Voyage, Paperwhite and Basic Kindle!

    … by a higher quality glass that is stronger, clearer, and reflects less glare. The Voyage also has PagePress sensors on the bezel, you gently tap the edge with your thumb to turn the page. If you want the slimmest Kindle, then you’ll want the Voyage. At 0.30 in/7.6 mm thin, the Voyage is exactly as thin as the iPhone 5s. This video shows you the Voyage…

    Carolyn Nicander Mohr/ The Wonder of Tech- 12 readers -
  • For the next five billion: Android One

    …, is the hardware itself. Even entry-level smartphones still remain out of reach for many (bear in mind that in some of these countries the average monthly income is around $250). Second, many people in these markets do not have access to the latest Android software and popular applications. Finally, even where 3G and 4G networks are available, not enough people…

    Emily Wood/ The Official Google Blogin Google- 10 readers -
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