Hop-on, Inc. is an international leader in the development and manufacture of electronics, distributed software and telecommunications hardware and services. Since inception in 1993, the company has a long-standing history of innovation and progressive market development, and has maintained position as one of the few remaining US-based manufacturers of wireless technology. Hop-on is known for developing the world's first disposable cell phone. Hop-on continues innovating and developing technology ahead of the game.
Recently signed IPR contracts:
- Hop-on signed a patent license agreement for Android and Chrome devices from Microsoft.
- Hop-on has signed and secured a license agreement with Nokia.
- Hop-on has also signed and secured a license agreement with Nokia Networks.
- Hop-on and Vringo signed a FRAND License Agreement.
The terms of these essential patent license agreements are confidential.
Microsoft and Hop-on signed a patent agreement for Android and Chrome devices.
Hop-on has also secured an agreement with Nokia. The terms of the license agreements are confidential. Microsoft and Nokia are recognized as the major essential patent holders of the Android platform. Read More
China's Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) cleared Microsoft's 5.4 billion acquisition of Nokia's Devices & Services Businesses with conditions on April 8, 2014. It is the second conditional clearance in 2014, and deals with the thorny question of the licensing of standard essential patents (SEPs), and non-SEPs in the IT sector. Read More
Microsoft-Nokia: China’s MOFCOM Quietly Slips Into the Debate about Injunctive Relief for FRAND-encumbered SEPs Read More
Hop-on is utilizing our license agreements with essential patent holders to create revenues where international conglomerates have failed. Their failures to properly obtain licenses to the intellectual property rights of high tech and complicated technologies, to negotiate in good faith or pay royalties to patent holders has resulted in multi billions of dollars invested in products with no ability to sell those technologies in litigious countries that protect a person’s patented idea.
Hop-on has longstanding relationships with worldwide wireless carriers who need additional vendor options since Nokia’s pending merger with Alcatel-Lucent and Huawei’s and ZTE’s and ongoing security and IPR issues. Hop-on is filling this huge market segment and building quality products efficiently, utilizing our contract manufacturing abilities to establish multiple brands, focusing on details and racing to market with essential patent coverage. Hop-on has numerous licensing agreements for GSM, CDMA, and 4G LTE, WIFI, Infrastructure Equipment, Base Stations and base station controllers; circuit switched and packet switched core network elements such as mobile switching, gateway servers and support nodes; transmission equipment; home, visitor and equipment identity registers, network management and operation and maintenance equipment; devices and appliances providing interfaces and Subscriber Terminals and/or fixed telephone networks, multimedia services or the Internet and test equipment for different technologies.
|Hop-on, Inc. enters worldwide patent licensing agreement under Microsoft’s patent portfolio for devices running the Android and Chrome OS|
Hop-on has sales opportunities for mobile computing and machine-to-machine (M2M) communications products that work over cellular networks. Hop-on is in the process of selling 3G and 4G mobile broadband wireless modems, routers and gateways as well as software, tools, and services for niche markets. These markets include healthcare, automotive and transportation, energy, field service, industrial and infrastructure, networking, sales and payment, and security gateways.
Hop-on is bringing a network of specialists in mobile broadband and M2M integration to support customer’s worldwide, focused on emerging markets and regional/rural carriers. Hop-on is poised to add 5G & next generation networks to microcells, MBMS to security innovations that will capitalize on global trends and will create a more effective pricing model business for 5G / 4G / LTE, Antennas, Connectivity, IoT, M2M, Small Cells.
Hop-on Wireless, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary that is on the cutting edge of wireless technology. We have had tremendous success in securing essential patents for GSM and CDMA technologies. Hop-on offers a variety of GSM cell phones, from low-cost to smart phone technology in support of Hop-ons MVNE and MVNO business solutions. These handset models will work in all GSM frequency bands for domestic and international carriers.