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2014-05-06 08:45:12

PHOENIX, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New Media Insight Group, Inc. ("New Media" or "the Company") (OTCBB: NMED), a leader in mobile payments, offers a unique CloudPay solution that is poised to be at the forefront of the mobile payment industry. The mobile payment industry is gaining significant traction in the global retail market. In the US alone, mobile transactions have experienced 118% annual average growth over the last five years. As such, major credit card companies are...

2014-05-01 08:29:15

LOS ANGELES, May 1, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Can you live without your mobile device - even for one day? A survey by the USC Annenberg Center for the Digital Future and Bovitz, Inc. found that nearly one?third of respondents said if they left home without their mobile device, they would return for it no matter how much time was needed to get it. Millennials (ages 18?34) are even more connected to their mobile devices. Only 12 percent of Millennials would not return home for...

2014-04-30 08:29:14

DALLAS and BEIJING, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NQ Mobile (NYSE: NQ), a leading global provider of mobile Internet services, today provided a status report on the independent investigation into the allegations about NQ made last October by short seller Muddy Waters. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121224/CN34262LOGO On October 25, 2013, the Company's board of directors formed an Independent Special Committee (the "Committee"), consisting of four independent directors of...

2014-04-30 08:28:02

--Tim Draper and Earlybird Venture Capital invest SAN FRANCISCO, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Flipps, the easiest way to stream quality entertainment from your mobile device to a TV, raises $2.4M USD from Earlybird Venture Capital and existing investors including Tim Draper. Flipps will use the investment to build on its rapidly growing business in the US and Europe while expanding its ever growing library of premium content. Flipps is a mobile app for entertainment enthusiasts...

2014-04-29 08:46:33

Apperian, Google, McAfee, and the Department of Homeland Security Among Event Sponsors BOSTON, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Apperian®, Inc., the leading platform for securing and managing enterprise mobile apps, announced today the company will be co-sponsoring AT&T's Public Safety Solutions and Emergency Preparedness Mobile Application Development "Hackathon." The hackathon will educate mobile application developers on the needs and concerns of the public safety community and will...

2014-04-28 12:28:46

The Smartphone Leader Committed To Building Its Own Content and Service Ecosystem BOSTON, April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In its latest report of the series to assess the content and services strategies of leading handset OEMs, Strategy Analytics uses the Jigsaw model to conduct a 360-degree evaluation of Samsung's content and service strategies. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130207/NE56457LOGO-b Click here for the report:...

Nadella and Elop
2014-04-26 05:24:34

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Approximately seven months after first announcing it was planning to acquire one-time mobile heavyweight Nokia, Microsoft announced on Friday that it had sealed the deal, acquiring the Finnish firm for a reported $7.2 billion to $7.5 billion dollars. According to Hayley Tsukayama of the Washington Post, the Redmond, Washington-based company’s bid to purchase Nokia’s devices business has “made it through all of the regulatory...

2014-04-24 23:16:13

Global Web Index Announces All time Internet High on Mobile Devices and an Interview With Anthony Zecco, President of Warehouse Multimedia Inc, On the Importance of a Mobile Website Nashville, TN (PRWEB) April 24, 2014 65% percent of total internet usage is happening on a mobile device according to Global Web Index (February 2014) With so many people accessing the internet on their mobile device, why doesn't everyone have a mobile website? "It is bad enough that there are so...

Mobile Technology Spurs 'Reading Revolution' In Developing Countries
2014-04-24 10:24:45

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online A new UNESCO study reveals dramatic growth in literacy rates in developing nations due to the proliferation of mobile technologies that allow children and adults to read multiple books on their phones. The year-long study was the largest of its kind to date, and involved some 5,000 people in Ethiopia, Ghana, India, Kenya, Nigeria, Pakistan and Zimbabwe. The results revealed that 62 percent of respondents are reading more as a...

2014-04-24 08:29:42

Samsung GALAXY S5 phone and other soon-to-be-released Samsung 4G phones to include the "ifeng News" native app BEIJING, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Phoenix New Media Limited ("Phoenix New Media", "ifeng" or the "Company") (NYSE: FENG), a leading new media company in China, today announced that the Company has signed an agreement with Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. ("Samsung") to pre-install "ifeng News," one of the Company's native applications on Samsung GALAXY S5, the latest...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'