Monthly Archives: January 2015

Meet us at MWC

This year, yet again, OpenSignal will be at Mobile World Congress. The conference in Barcelona is one of the high points of the year for everyone involved in the mobile space and a great space to see the developing trends … Continue reading

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Mobile Sensor Networks: Creating a Social Laboratory

What is a smartphone? That seems like a simple question. On one level a smartphone is a communication device that allows people to communicate with each other, either by text or call, or over the Internet. The focus is always on … Continue reading

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New Report: The Global Prevalence of Dual-SIM Android Devices

Dual-Sim Android devices, we thought, were relatively uncommon. No one at OpenSignal owns a Dual-SIM device, despite being more aware than most about the coverage blackspots that plague every city in the world – including our own office. We had … Continue reading

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The Spring 2015 iPad Translation Challenge!

As many of you may know, the first iPad Translation Challenge ran from 1 Dec 2014 to 1 Jan 2015. We recently announced the results of that challenge, and at the end, promised a new challenge very soon. Well here it … Continue reading

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“Can you hear me now?” The December iPad Translation Challenge

The results are in! Our December Translation Challenge ran from 1 December 2014 to 1 January 2015 – we asked our community to help us reach 50% translation in every language for our Android App. How did we all do? … Continue reading

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Our academic partners

At OpenSignal we like to promote and keep track of all research related to our fields of interest. If, like us, you speak crowdsourcing, mobile sensor technology and big data, you might want to check out some of these papers … Continue reading

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Beta-Testing: What you need to know

Updated 20 March 2015 It’s an exciting time at OpenSignal, and we’ve got lots of things we’re working on to make the OpenSignal family of apps even better. However, we won’t be able to do it without your help! Do … Continue reading

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