Samsung announces 30 Meg broadband for mobile phones
Samsung is to bring Wi-Bro, its take on mobile Wi-Max technology, to Europe. In conjunction with Telecom Italia it is previewing the mobile broadband service which can access the internet at speeds of up to 30Mb/s.
The preview is taking place during the Turin 2006 Olympic winter games. Samsung intends to roll out wi-bro in Korea in the next couple of months. Wi-Bro offers higher quality video streaming and enables users to consult documents and images stored on their phone while they surf the web.