增強 LTE 訊號!AT&T 計劃使用無人機作為流動收發平台!

流動電子產品,不論是智能手機、平板電腦、筆記型電腦,絕大部份的功能,都是非常依賴網絡連接的,因此一旦失去網絡,電子產品的功能就會大受限制,為了可以提升 LTE 網絡的覆蓋,AT&T 就有一個全新的方法,就是利用無人機,增強 LTE 連接力。

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在一般城市中,訊號不足的問題一般是不會出現,不過在郊外地區,就是最難提供訊號的地方,AT&T表示,目前正在部署無人機,測試無人機如何可以向多人同時收發大量 LTE 訊號。

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正在研究如何在飛行中的無人機可以使用我們的LTE網絡,發送大量數據的可能性,對保險,農業,送貨服務公司等各個行業,可以得到更高的工作效率,填補了LTE盲點地區。

In this Feb. 13, 2014, photo, members of the Box Elder County Sheriff's Office fly their search and rescue drone during a demonstration, in Brigham City, Utah. Law enforcement, government agencies and others are itching to use drones for everything from finding lost hikers to tracking shifting wildfires. But privacy watchdogs are urging state legislatures to step in and head off any potential privacy violations. That tension is on display as more than 35 states consider drone legislation this year, according to the National Conference of State Legislatures. The bills include ways to attract an industry that could generate billions and restrictions on drone use and data collection. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

當然,這個服務目前正在處於測試階段,不過對於居住在較偏遠地區的用戶來說,是一個相當重要的好消息呢?

A customer holds an iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus after the phones went on sale at the Fifth Avenue Apple store in Manhattan, New York

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