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Qmatic survey exposes a disconnect between how retailers rate their performance and customer perceptions of actual service delivery Bedfordshire - 15 May 2014 - Consumers confirm they're being let down when it comes to experiencing a consistent, positive and true to brand value experie...
Most business travelers are used to lugging around their laptop. It’s bulky, but necessary. But with the rise of mobile technology, smartphones and tablets can do much of the same things laptops can in a much smaller and more convenient package. You might think equipping your tra...
Bluetooth SIG Opens the Bluetooth Breakthrough Award Call for Entries Kirkland, Washington - May 13, 2014 - The Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) has officially opened the call for submissions for the Bluetooth Breakthrough Awards 2015. The Bluetooth Breakthrough Awards celebrate ...
The Mobility News Weekly is an online newsletter made up of the most interesting news and articles related to enterprise mobility that I run across each week.  I am specifically targeting information that reflects market data and trends.Also read Enterprise Mobility Asia News Week...
Welcome to the Mobile Cyber Security News Weekly, our newest online newsletter. Mobile Cyber Security will focus on the most interesting news, articles and links related to mobile and cyber security, mobile malware, mobile application management, cyber warfare (and more!) that I run ac...
By ShannonPerry Google Fiber will likely revamp how the United States accesses the Internet. In the three cities where the service is available, residents enjoy fast Internet speeds for free and ultra-fast Internet speeds at a cost lower than most traditional Internet fees. The service...
Windows App Studio is an online application which you can use to create Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone 8.1 projects using the templates. This was described in a previous post here:http://hodentekmobile.blogspot.com/2014/04/create-windows-and-windows-phone-apps.htmlA sample project was c...
Microsoft Mobile is hardware manufacturing company located not in REDMOND but in Espoo, Finland. That Microsoft acquired Nokia's devices and services divison is knwn although details finalized this April 2014. Microsoft Mobile will:Design DevelopManufactureDistribute Mobile PhonesSmart...
Happy May! Only one month until we can coast into the blissful summer months.   But let’s practice a last shred of restraint before diving into the hottest summer trends by celebrating what made our Top Five Favorites for the last week of April.   This week, we saw industry leaders bea...
Happy May! Only one month until we can coast into the blissful summer months.   But let’s practice a last shred of restraint before diving into the hottest summer trends by celebrating what made our Top Five Favorites for the last week of April.   This week, we saw industry leaders bea...
The Mobile Commerce News Weekly is an online newsletter made up of the most interesting news, articles and links related to mobile commerce and marketing, mobile payments, mobile money, e-wallets, mobile banking, mobile ads and mobile security that I run across each week.  I am sp...
Welcome to Enterprise Mobility Asia News Weekly, an online newsletter that consists of the most interesting news and articles related to enterprise mobility in Asia.  Asia is predicted to be the fastest area of growth for enterprise mobility between now and 2016.Also read Field Mo...
Comcast’s X1 entertainment OS is getting a big update which will improve features across the platform’s services, and also introduces a slew of new ones to the mix as well. The result will change how you use Comcast services across your TVs, mobiles devices, and computers. ...
Nairobi, Kenya, April 28, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Kenya Commercial Bank, one of the oldest and largest banks in Africa has now partnered with Wavetec to shape its customer journey and experiences at retail banking level. With over 170 branches in Kenya and serving over 2 million customers a...
The Mobility News Weekly is an online newsletter made up of the most interesting news and articles related to enterprise mobility that I run across each week.  I am specifically targeting information that reflects market data and trends.Also read Enterprise Mobility Asia News Week...
Welcome to the Mobile Cyber Security News Weekly, our newest online newsletter. Mobile Cyber Security will focus on the most interesting news, articles and links related to mobile and cyber security, mobile malware, mobile application management, cyber warfare (and more!) that I run ac...
David Barker and David Long to lead Amobee in EMEA and expanding presence in Germany LONDON - April 23, 2014 - Amobee, the company defining digital advertising, today announced the appointment of David Barker as senior vice president and managing director for EMEA advertising solutions...
Bluetooth SIG brings together industry experts and developers for hands-on training to tap the potential of wireless for wearables, beacons, applications and accessories Kirkland, Washington - April 22, 2014 - The Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) is proud to announce the Bluetoot...
Welcome to Enterprise Mobility Asia News Weekly, an online newsletter that consists of the most interesting news and articles related to enterprise mobility in Asia.  Asia is predicted to be the fastest area of growth for enterprise mobility between now and 2016.Also read Field Mo...
In the South Korean industrial town of Gumi, about a 45-minute helicopter ride southeast of here, Samsung Electronics factory workers, nearly all of them young women, are methodically applying the finishing touches on Galaxy S5s. The launch of Samsung’s newest flagship smartphone...
I have been using Nokia Lumia Icon for the past few weeks. It has perhaps one of the best camera systems. Recently couple of days ago, I installed Windows Phone 8.1 Preview despite the warnings. http://hodentek.blogspot.com/2014/04/get-windows-phone-81-developer-preview.htmlActually I ...
Nokia has announced sales of the Lumia 2520 Windows RT 8.1 tablet has been suspended in certain markets, including the UK, as a result of a product safety issue having been discovered with the AC-300 charger included with the Lumia 2520 that can potentially cause an electric shock. The...
Author Peter RogersPrincipal MobilityArchitect, CognizantVisionMobile recently published one of the best reports on apps for vehicles that I have read (http://www.visionmobile.com/product/apps-for-cars-mileage-may-vary/).  It is frustrating with how difficult it is to actuall...
New York, NY, April 16, 2014 --(PR.com)-- PyxPay and Fuze Network entered into a participation agreement for Fuze Network to accommodate loading funds onto PyxPay’s closed-loop debit card accounts. The partnership, which has commenced on March 12, 2014, aims to open Fuze Network...
It is now available although it is not the final version. Get a free Microsoft Developer Account and Start a project. You start right here by accessing this link and once there sign-in with your Windows Credentials:http://appstudio.windowsphone.com/Once there you start your project as ...
I installed the Windows Phone 8.1 update on my Nokia Lumia 720 last night. The whole process took around 2 hours including the download. I like the new features quite a bit, especially the action centre (the notification panel) & the swipe keyboard that I’m using to compose t...
Tuesday 15 April, 2014 Immedia Group Plc is pleased to announce that the Company’s senior management team has been strengthened further as the Company targets expansion into new sectors and technology. Adam Blake has joined as Director of AV Operations and Prakash Pilley as Grou...
Bangor, ME, April 14, 2014 --(PR.com)-- After hours shoppers and those who don’t want to get out of their vehicles now have a new tool. Introducing TextUps.com - a unique hang-tag lead system that integrates smart phone texting technology with a dealership’s website. R...
So you’re running a business and you’re just dying to start using e-signatures: they’ll make your life easier and your customers happier.  Then your customers will tell everyone how amazing you are, your business will take off, and pretty soon you’ll be on the cover of Fortune Ma...
When it comes to buying a child his or her first cell phone, which should you get? Parental controls on many popular phones are great, but they only go so far. That’s where Sprint’s new WeGo phone comes in. The WeGo can limit your child’s calling and messaging to only the contacts you ...
This week marks the tragic 20-year anniversary of the Rwandan Genocide.  On April 7, 1994, the Hutu majority, which was in power at the time, began an organized effort to wipe out the minority Tutsis living in Rwanda and other neighboring countries.  During an approximate 100...
Comcast appears to have a new trick up its sleeve. The cable operator is reportedly looking to create a mobile phone service that would mostly rely on Wi-Fi, according to a report by The Information. The alleged service would use Wi-Fi from wireless routers and public hotspots in areas...
Wednesday 9 April, 2014 SingTel and Onebip offer merchants the most advanced billing technology for mobile payments London, UK 9 April 2014 : Onebip by Neomobile , the global mobile payments service, and SingTel, a leading telecommunications provider in Asia, today announce...
India is inching closer to overtake the U.S. as Facebook’s biggest market, at least in terms of the number of active users. With over 100 million users as of March 31, India is now the only country where Facebook can aspire to have 1 billion users, thanks to a growing base of Internet ...
Enlogic launches EnPowered PDU to deliver scalability and convergence8 April 2014 - Worcester, UK - In a world first, BT IT Systems is future-proofing its data centre assets with the industry's first upgradeable PDU, the Enlogic EnPowered PDU. Recognising the current market split betwe...
By ShannonPerry Kill Switches – the technology to remotely render stolen smartphones unusable – have recently received attention for their potential to protect smartphone owners. According to an FCC report, cell phone thefts constitute 30-40% of all thefts in major U.S. cities. Senator...
Mobile phones, PCs, Tablets rely on Bluetooth for wireless connectivity, set the stage for in-home automation hubsSan Jose, California - April 8, 2014 - From Bluetooth World 2014, the flagship connectivity conference from the Bluetooth SIG, IHS released details of its latest forecasts ...
She:  “You hang up first.” He: “No, you hang up first!” She: “No, YOU hang up first.” If you are over 50 years old you might remember that little game
Many see Google Fiber as an attempt to disrupt the stagnant world of internet service providers, and it now sounds like Google wants to shake up the wireless industry, too. Sources for The Information claim that the search firm wants to offer mobile phone service in Fiber areas. ItR...
While there’s no question that using a cell phone to text, talk or surf the web while driving is a dangerous practice that can lead to accidents, technology as a whole has actually had a positive impact in reducing accidents on the road. According to a recent study by the Insuran...