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Bombardier First to Deliver Honeywell’s High-Speed “Jetwave” Connectivity Hardware for Business Jets
9/16/2014 11:22:33 AM
Bombardier Business Aircraft will be the launch business aircraft manufacturer for Honeywell Aerospace’s ;(NYSE: HON) JetWave Ka-Band satellite connectivity system.  Honeywell’s JetWave hardware exclusively supports Inmarsat’s forthcoming Jet ConneX* (JX) service which, when it goes live in 2015, will provide business jet passengers with high-speed, in-flight connectivity …
75% of businesses are soon to have M2M strategies in place states Vodafone report
9/16/2014 9:27:32 AM
Marketing Release - According to a report published by Vodafone, within three years, seventy-five percent of businesses will have a strategy in place for implementing Machine-to-Machine (M2M) external-facing projects, such as customer service.   The report, Vodafone M2M Adoption Barometer 2014, states that 75% of businesses asked were implementing M2M strategies, and …
IFC Invests in Virgin Mobile to Expand Affordable Access to Broadband Mobile Services in Central and Eastern Europe
9/16/2014 8:53:12 AM
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, together with the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), Delta Partners Emerging Markets TMT Growth Fund II, and CEE Mobile Capital LLC (spearheaded by Dick Kiphart of KGC Capital LLC), will provide €40 million of growth capital to Virgin Mobile Central and Eastern Europe (VMCEE) to boost access to affordable broadband …
FiOS TV Customers Can Load Up and Binge on Free ‘On Demand’ With Sept. 19-29 Fall Marathon
FiOS TV Customers Can Load Up and Binge on Free ‘On Demand’ With Sept. 19-29 Fall Marathon
9/15/2014 2:06:20 PM
Keep your AA backup batteries handy. Put your household chores on hold. And get ready to give your TV remote a strenuous workout. With 70-plus full current and catch-up TV series, more than 2,300 movies and 60 participating networks (including their fall season TV premieres), the Verizon FiOS On Demand Fall Marathon will provide FiOS customers with an extraordinary array of …
Mondo gets Great Rated!
Mondo gets Great Rated!
9/15/2014 11:34:06 AM
Mondo today was Great Rated! by its employees. The Rating and Review highlights what makes its workplace culture great in areas like professional development and training, company atmosphere, benefits and rewards, among others, and can be seen here. “We are incredibly proud to be recognized by Great Rated!,” said Michael Kirven, founder and CEO of Mondo. “Companies must …
foodtweeks™ Creates Partnership with Houston Food Bank to End Hunger in America
foodtweeks™ Creates Partnership with Houston Food Bank to End Hunger in America
9/15/2014 9:35:20 AM
foodtweeks™  is a free app that combines weight management with feeding the hungry. Houston Food Bank in Houston, TX has recently been added to the foodtweeks™ network of affiliated food banks. This partnership was created to allow users of the app to become more involved in their community and become healthier every time they use foodtweeks™. Each time a foodtweeks™ user …
Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore Launches First-Ever Social Programme with WeChat To Engage Guests in Asia
9/15/2014 8:54:38 AM
Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore has become the first hotel in Singapore to engage with guests in Asia via WeChat , the world’s fastest growing social application that changed the way people connect and communicate with each other.  To celebrate this new partnership, the hotel has launched a “Share and Win” campaign to encourage users to share the news of this …
‘Oldies’ get in on app action
‘Oldies’ get in on app action
9/14/2014 11:09:07 PM
A Brisbane couple prove entrepreneurial spirit is not limited by age after giving up a comfy retirement to develop a safety app. How do a retired truck driver and police admin officer become app developers? The idea for their safety app - Guardian Duress Alert - was developed after a conversation around the dining table about how unsafe the world is. Michael said they …
Mobistar enters into partnership with Alpha Networks, Zappware and Siligence for the launch of its future interactive television service on the cable network
9/12/2014 12:27:30 PM
During IBC2014, the largest gathering of experts in the field of electronic media, content and entertainment in Amsterdam, Mobistar announces its partnership with Alpha Networks, Zappware and Siligence in the context of the launch of its future interactive television services on the cable network. Mobistar’s new television and broadband Internet services over the cable …
Telogis Announces Strategic Investment from Fontinalis Partners
9/12/2014 10:02:14 AM
Fontinalis Partners, LLC, a Michigan-based strategic investment firm, announced today that it has invested in Telogis, Inc., a global provider of cloud-based software products and services designed specifically for companies with mobile workers, vehicles and other mobile assets. Telogis’ solutions, mobile applications and professional services help companies improve …
Telenor opens Serbia’s most available bank
9/10/2014 3:50:46 PM
Today’s opening of Telenor Group’s first wholly-owned financial institution Telenor banka in Serbia provides customers with innovative mobile banking services and represents a milestone in the company’s development of online financial services and mobile banking in Europe. The digitalization of cash payments and the convenience of online and mobile banking are expected to …
Redline Communications Acquires PureWave Networks Assets
9/10/2014 3:49:13 PM
Redline Communications ( www.rdlcom.com ) Group Inc. (TSX: RDL), a leading provider of mission-critical wireless networks today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the assets of PureWave Networks, a privately held wireless technology company located in Santa Clara, California, for a cash purchase price of $2 million.  The acquisition of PureWave’s …
Qualcomm Extends the Benefits of LTE and Carrier Aggregation to Entry-Level Smartphones and Tablets
9/10/2014 2:34:25 PM
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM), today announced a range of new products and technologies designed to drive high-performance computing and connectivity to entry-level and mainstream smartphones and tablets.  The newest addition to its Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 200 tier, the Snapdragon 210 processor, will offer …
Retail sector sees new opportunities via M2M technology
9/10/2014 6:48:31 AM
Marketing Release - The retail sector is seeing new opportunities from implementing M2M technology as shopping behaviour starts to change ; new innovative digital technologies are making physical shops more relevant.   Retail consumers are seeing new changes to the way they shop. The M2M (Machine-to-Machine) revolution is making anything and everything retail …
Modevity Announces ARALOC™ Support For New Apple Watch
Modevity Announces ARALOC™ Support For New Apple Watch
9/9/2014 5:25:11 PM
Modevity, LLC, a leader in mobile content protection and distribution solutions has announced that the ARALOC™ Platform will support the new Apple Watch. ARALOC™ is based on Modevity‘ s industry leading secure content distribution & DRM technology that is used global leaders in market segments including Publishing, Banking, Healthcare, Finance, Manufacturing and Life …
Apple Announces Apple Pay
Apple Announces Apple Pay
9/9/2014 3:16:57 PM
Apple® today announced Apple Pay™, a new category of service that will transform mobile payments with an easy, secure and private way to pay. Apple Pay works with iPhone® 6 and iPhone 6 Plus through a groundbreaking NFC antenna design, a dedicated chip called the Secure Element, and the security and convenience of Touch ID™. Apple Pay is easy to set up, so hundreds of millions …
Apple Announces iPhone 6 & iPhone 6 Plus—The Biggest Advancements in iPhone History
Apple Announces iPhone 6 & iPhone 6 Plus—The Biggest Advancements in iPhone History
9/9/2014 3:11:44 PM
Apple® today announced iPhone® 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, the biggest advancements in iPhone history, featuring two new models with stunning 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch Retina HD displays, and packed with innovative technologies in an all-new dramatically thin and seamless design. The new iPhones feature a precision unibody enclosure of anodized aluminum that conforms seamlessly with the …
foodtweeks™ Encourages Users to Support Greater Cleveland Food Bank
foodtweeks™ Encourages Users to Support Greater Cleveland Food Bank
9/9/2014 12:39:15 PM
foodtweeks ™ announced that the Greater Cleveland Food Bank in Cleveland, OH has joined the nationwide ranks of foodtweeks™-affiliated food banks. foodtweeks™ is a free weight management app that feeds the hungry by using its food bank partners to distribute meals to the hungry when app users report saving calories. Each time a foodtweeks™ user reports “tweeking” …
Zimperium Collaborates with AirWatch to Combat Advanced Targeted Attacks on Mobile Devices
9/9/2014 11:54:17 AM
SAN FRANCISCO – SEPTEMBER 9, 2014 – Zimperium Mobile Threat Defense is available today through AirWatch Marketplace , giving enterprises a security solution that defends mobile devices against both known and unknown threats. AirWatch, a leader in enterprise mobility management, develops solutions that empower companies to focus on innovative uses of mobile technology rather …
Eltek picked to supply solar-power for base stations in Arab gulf region
9/9/2014 11:46:22 AM
Eltek today announced it has won a contract from an Arab gulf region telecom carrier to supply its Flatpack2 Solar Autonomous power system to wireless base stations. The initial value of the three-year contract is $3.5 million with a potential to grow to more than $10 million.   "Our technology allows our customers to build telecom towers in remote areas with solar. This …