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Sygic unveils hot Black Friday and Cyber Monday offer
Sygic unveils hot Black Friday and Cyber Monday offer
11/28/2014 8:18:01 AM
Sygic, a leading producer of hybrid navigation applications for smart devices and connected cars, is unveiling its Black Friday and Cyber Monday offer . From tomorrow until December 1st, Sygic GPS Navigation and its two most popular features  will be available for the lowest price ever: -           70% off Europe and Russia / 19,99 € (standard price 69,99) -           …
Ericsson and Mobinil expand partnership to enhance network capabilities
11/27/2014 11:29:55 AM
Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) has been chosen by Mobinil to enhance the Egyptian telecommunication company’s network providing improved data services to its subscribers. Ericsson employees in Egypt and the Middle East region will provide professional services such as design and integration of the various nodes of the Packet Core as well as data migration services. The new five …
Gartner positions Telefónica as a visionary in Gartner Magic Quadrant for managed mobility services
11/27/2014 11:11:57 AM
Telefonica , a leading provider of integrated communication solutions, has announced it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the “Visionaries” quadrant of the Magic Quadrant for Managed Mobility Services.  The report defines “Visionaries” as having “an innovative and disruptive view of mobility and its effect on the enterprise; however, their service capabilities are …
Allstate Provides Another Way to Find Your Parked Car on Black Friday
11/26/2014 10:45:01 AM
There could be a few less worries this holiday season as Black Friday shoppers use a new Parking Reminder tool in the Allstate Mobile app to find their parked car after some holiday shopping. The free Parking Reminder feature can be found in the Roadside support section of the Allstate Mobilesm app and is available to anyone countrywide – with or without an Allstate policy. …
Deutsche Telekom and Orange are having exploratory discussions with BT
11/26/2014 10:43:21 AM
Deutsche Telekom AG and Orange SA, the joint shareholders of EE Ltd, regularly analyse the development of the market in which EE operates, evaluating various strategic options which have the potential to create value for EE’s shareholders and strengthen the market position of EE. As one of these options, Deutsche Telekom AG and Orange SA are having  highly preliminary …
This Holiday Season Donate on Indiegogo to the H2 Wearable Blood Pressure Monitor Campaign: Help Give the Gift of Health
This Holiday Season Donate on Indiegogo to the H2 Wearable Blood Pressure Monitor Campaign: Help Give the Gift of Health
11/25/2014 4:00:08 PM
The worldwide wearable electronics market, already a $14 billion industry and expected to climb to $70 billion by 2024 ( Source IDTECHEX ), has another entry into the health wearable category: The H2 from CharmCare . The company is responsible for developing the world’s smallest and lightest wearable blood pressure monitor. The H2 Blood Pressure Monitor has already raised …
Mobilize Raises $1.2M to Build the First Enterprise Solution for Mobilizing External Stakeholders
Mobilize Raises $1.2M to Build the First Enterprise Solution for Mobilizing External Stakeholders
11/25/2014 12:41:28 PM
Today Mobilize is announcing that it has raised $1.2 million in seed funding. The round was led by Hillsven Capital, with participation from UpWest Labs and Eddy Shalev. The funding will be used to grow the team, accelerate product development, and continue supporting the company’s beta customers. In recent years, there has been a major shift in how businesses work, …
Hitachi Data Systems And Verizon Pave The Way To Simplify Enterprise Hybrid Cloud Solutions
11/24/2014 11:59:35 AM
Hitachi Data Systems Corporation (HDS), a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501), today announced that Hitachi Content Platform (HCP) adaptive cloud tiering for Verizon Cloud is now available on the Verizon Cloud Marketplace . HCP adaptive cloud tiering for Verizon Cloud brings the power of a tightly integrated enterprise-cloud model together with the …
Igmart to be launched with fanfare at Central World
11/21/2014 10:31:15 AM
Sunday evening will see Central World, Bangkok buzzing with the launch of Igmart, a new ‘teen to teen’ selling e-commerce venture. The brainchild of Patricia Lim, Woraponte Tanpoonkiat, AB Cofi Cigarilos, Kennth Kasper and Vincent Zhang, Igmart is expected to revolutionize the world of online merchandise in Asia.  Igmart allows teens to create an account for free, …
Multi million pound project makes the Isles of Scilly “some of the best connected islands in the world”
11/21/2014 9:34:07 AM
Superfast fibre optic broadband has arrived on the Isles of Scilly making them “some of the best connected islands in the world”. The multi million pound project, one of the most ambitious ever undertaken in the UK to bring superfast broadband to a remote community, has just been completed with the first customers already using the high-speed technology. Isles of Scilly …
Flywheel Raises $12 Million in Series C Funding in Rapid Expansion
11/20/2014 1:45:08 PM
Redwood City, CA -- November 20, 2014 -- Flywheel , the consumer-focused taxi app company, announced today that it raised $12 million in Series C funding and named a new executive team led by CEO Rakesh Mathur. The funding from TCW/Craton , Rockport Capital and Shasta Ventures , combined with Rakesh’s extensive consumer technology experience, will further accelerate  …
New Placecast Study Indicates Half of All Americans Have Heard Of In-Store Beacons, and 15 Percent of Cell Phone Users Have Engaged with Them
New Placecast Study Indicates Half of All Americans Have Heard Of In-Store Beacons, and 15 Percent of Cell Phone Users Have Engaged with Them
11/20/2014 12:00:00 PM
A new Placecast poll conducted online within the U.S. on their behalf by Harris Poll indicates that nearly 118 million smartphone owners will be relying on their phones for holiday shopping this year.* For those smartphone owners who plan to do holiday shopping, 3 out of 4 will use their phones to find sales, comparison shop, take pictures of possible gifts, and make …
Verizon’s ‘Give and Give Back’ Campaign Rewards Small-Business Customers, Nonprofits
Verizon’s ‘Give and Give Back’ Campaign Rewards Small-Business Customers, Nonprofits
11/19/2014 2:11:24 PM
Small businesses enrolled in Verizon’s Small Biz Rewards loyalty program have a chance to help themselves and their favorite charity in the company’s Give and Give Back Holiday Sweepstakes. From now until Dec. 31, Verizon’s small-business customers can visit the Small Biz Rewards website to join the program for free and enter the sweepstakes, which will award a grand-prize …
iPhone 6 Models Strengthen Growth in HD and FHD Smartphone Displays, According to DisplaySearch
iPhone 6 Models Strengthen Growth in HD and FHD Smartphone Displays, According to DisplaySearch
11/19/2014 10:28:22 AM
Beginning in Q2’14, display panel makers significantly reduced prices for high-definition (HD, 720 x 1280) and full-high-definition (FHD, 1080 x 1920) in-cell and on-cell modules. According to the latest DisplaySearch Smartphone Quarterly , due in large part to robust consumer demand for Apple iPhone 6 models, adoption of HD and FHD smartphone displays is forecast to grow …
Founder of Lovendar to Speak at the 12th Annual iDate Dating Business Super-Conference on January 20-22 in Las Vegas
Founder of Lovendar to Speak at the 12th Annual iDate Dating Business Super-Conference on January 20-22 in Las Vegas
11/19/2014 8:00:00 AM
New York, NY--Ticonderoga Ventures, Inc. announces that Lovendar will present at the 12th annual iDate Dating Super Conference ( http://idate2015.com ).    Ellona Ferson, CEO of Lovendar will speak during iDate’s “CEO Therapy” session. The session covers startups and provides advice from peers. As the major online dating sites shift their focus from casual hookups to …
Swedish Flic is Ready for Primetime, Launches Crowdfunding Campaign for World’s First Wireless Device To Control Your Smartphone with a Push of a Button
Swedish Flic is Ready for Primetime, Launches Crowdfunding Campaign for World’s First Wireless Device To Control Your Smartphone with a Push of a Button
11/18/2014 12:17:03 PM
Stockholm – (November 17, 2014) – Built by Shortcut Labs, a Swedish startup from the Sweden’s top university, the Royal Institute of Technology, Flic is the first-ever wireless button that makes accessing everyday apps and functions as easy as pushing it. Today, the company is launching a Indiegogo campaign with the goal of raising $80,000 to help release its first batch of …
Logic PD Expert Leading “Healthcare in Real Time” Discussion at LifeScience Alley 2014 Conference
11/18/2014 9:36:17 AM
From smart phones and tablets to wearable devices, technology has dramatically altered consumer’s expectations when it comes to access and speed of information — especially in the healthcare setting. On November 19, 2014 at LSA2014 , LifeScience Alley’s health technology leadership conference to be held at the Minneapolis Convention Center, Logic PD ’s vice president of …
Adobe Advances Data-Driven Marketing Across Mobile Devices
11/18/2014 9:23:15 AM
Adobe (Nasdaq:ADBE) today launched new data-driven marketing capabilities in Adobe Marketing Cloud that deliver highly personalized mobile experiences. Intelligent Location Marketing features enable companies to engage their customers with relevant content and messages based on a user’s proximity to iBeacons. Marketers can deliver location based “in-app” messages to drive …
Ericsson Mobility Report: 90 percent will have a mobile phone by 2020
Ericsson Mobility Report: 90 percent will have a mobile phone by 2020
11/18/2014 9:02:48 AM
By 2020, 90 percent of the world’s population over 6 years old will have a mobile phone, and smartphone subscriptions are expected to top 6.1 billion India and China show fastest growth for new mobile subscriptions with 18 million and 12 million net additions in Q3 2014 800 million new smartphone subscriptions in 2014 brings total to 2.7 billion worldwide Mobile …
Kahuna RevIQ™ Leverages Artificial Intelligence to Maximize Sales and Increase Revenue with Intelligently Timed Messages Across Devices
11/13/2014 2:59:42 PM
Today, Kahuna introduced Kahuna RevIQ ™ , a groundbreaking tool that helps brands maximize sales by telling them exactly when and how to send messages to their customers. Brands like Coupons.com , Overstock.com , and Hotel Tonight are already using Kahuna’s mobile marketing automation tools to boost their customers’ use of mobile apps and increase revenue. …