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Reflected Smartphone Transmissions Enable Gesture Control

Reflected Smartphone Transmissions Enable Gesture Control

Michelle Ma, University of Washington With almost all of the U.S. population armed with cellphones – and close to 80 percent carrying a smartphone – mobile phones have become second-nature for most people. What’s coming next, say...

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2014-09-23 12:36:34

ALBANY, New York, September 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Software Defined Networking (SDN) Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast, 2012 - 2018, a report by US based market intelligence firm Transparency Market Research provides some valuable insights about the global SDN market along with forecasts of various factors affecting the growth and decline of this market in various application areas and geographic regions of the world, during the...

2014-09-23 12:29:38

John DiPalo and Bruce Stubbs discuss what companies need to gain visibility and control over products MARLTON, N.J., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Acsis Inc., the market leader for supply chain visibility, traceability and serialization solutions, announced it will be co-presenting a free webinar on end-to-end supply chain visibility with Intermec by Honeywell. The event, "How to Achieve End-to-End Supply Chain Visibility" will take place on Thursday, October 8 at 1:00 PM EDT....

2014-09-23 12:27:39

LG and Amazon Bring Musical Event to Gaga-Bennett Fans In Highest Quality Picture Resolution Available Today ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Advancing its status as the leader in Ultra High Definition TV, LG Electronics USA revealed today that it will present the highly anticipated "Cheek to Cheek LIVE!" concert performance by Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga in 4K Ultra HD resolution - four times the resolution of Full HD - when it debuts this fall. This...

2014-09-23 08:40:40

ATLANTA, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cox Business today announced the national availability of Internet Gateway and Guest Wi-Fi, a gateway that provides small and medium-sized businesses with a cost-effective, super-fast networking solution for their employees and guests who visit their offices. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140922/147534 Cox Business Internet Gateway combines a DOCSIS 3.0 cable modem and a Wi-Fi-enabled 802.11ac router (enabling the fastest Wi-Fi speeds)...

2014-09-23 08:40:11

BANGALORE, September 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hybrid HEVC Decoder uses ARM CPU and FPGA fabric optimally enabling flexible, highly integrated video systems at lower overall system cost PathPartner Technology [http://www.pathpartnertech.com ], a leading provider of embedded multimedia software services and solutions, announces the availability of Industry's First Hybrid HEVC (H.265) Decoder partitioned optimally into ARM Cortex-A9 Software and FPGA Hardware on Xilinx...

2014-09-23 08:38:51

Next-Generation Verification Platform to Accelerate Time-to-Market by Months MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Highlights: -- Increasing System-on-Chip (SoC) complexity and software content combined with rising time-to-market pressures are driving the need for a next-generation verification solution that spans pre-silicon verification, post-silicon validation and early software bring-up. -- SoC verification requires multiple engines, and...

2014-09-23 08:33:44

GIVAT SHMUEL, Israel, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DSIT Solutions Ltd., a subsidiary of Acorn Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: ACFN), announced today that a leading Mediterranean Navy has placed an order for its AquaShield(TM) Diver Detection Sonar (DDS) system. The system is expected to guard the underwater perimeter of a strategic coastal asset. Dan Ben-Dov, DSIT's Vice President, Sales and Marketing commented, "In the last few weeks, DSIT has received orders from two energy facilities...

2014-09-23 08:27:02

RFID Journal's thirteenth annual LIVE! event will be held on April 15-17, 2015, in San Diego, California, and will feature more than 50 case studies presented by leading end users, as well as solutions from more than 175 technology companies. NEW YORK, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RFID Journal announced today that registration is now open for RFID Journal LIVE! 2015 (www.rfidjournalevents.com/live), the world's premier conference and exhibition focused on radio frequency...

2014-09-23 08:26:23

TheStreet Asks Consumers a Technological Age-Old Question NEW YORK, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As excitement surrounding the new Apple iPhone 6 and 6 Plus reaches fever pitch, TheStreet (NASDAQ: TST) released results from a new survey with GfK(1) that answers the ever-present question of when it is acceptable to use a cell phone. The survey asked over 1,000 adults when they thought it was acceptable to use a cell phone, looking at specific scenarios. Results showed that age groups varied...

2014-09-23 08:26:10

Award-Winning Collection Features Advanced Local Dimming with Up to 72 Active LED Zones, Spatial Scaling Engine for Beautiful Upscaling of HD Content to 4K Ultra HD and VIZIO's V6 Six-Core Processor for Powerful Performance IRVINE, Calif., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VIZIO, America's #1 Smart TV Company(1), today launched its all-new P-Series Ultra HD Full-Array LED Smart TV collection to the U.S. market, offering a crystal-clear window into the 4K Ultra HD world, where unrivaled...


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The History of Mobile Phone Technology
2014-07-14 13:56:38

Smartphones and feature phones are as common now as traditional landline phones were for decades. These handheld devices are so popular that many homes now only use mobile phones, increasingly pushing landline devices into the obsolete category. But while the popularity of mobile connectivity is vast today, it is still a very young technology when compared to its landline counterparts, which have been in existence since the mid-1800s. To be clear, the history of the mobile phone focuses on...

Nomophobia
2013-12-24 14:19:08

Nomophobia is the fear of being out of mobile phone contact. The term, which is an abbreviation for “no-mobile-phone-phobia”, was coined during a study by the UK Post Office who commissioned YouGov, a UK-based research organization to take a look at anxieties suffered by mobile phone users. The study found that almost 53 percent of mobile phone users in Britain have a tendency to be anxious when they “lose their mobile phone, run out of battery or credit, or have no network coverage”....

Ouya
2013-08-06 15:52:20

The Ouya is a video game console developed by OUYA Inc. and manufactured by Boxer8. It was announced on July 3, 2012 as a new home video game console. On July 10, 2012 a kickstarter campaign was released in an effort to see how many people there were interested in the system. During the kickstarter program the fundraising goal was reached within the first eight hours, and in the first 24 hours it attracted a backer every 5.59 seconds to become the record holder for the best first day...

HTC One S
2014-01-12 00:00:00

Image Caption: Front and back view of the HTC One S. Credit: APPER/Wikipedia (CC BY-SA 3.0, 2.5, 2.0 and 1.0) The HTC One S, first unveiled on February 26, 2012, and released for sale on April 2, 2012, is a premium smartphone using the T-Mobile and Telus networks. It runs on the Android 4.0 operating system. It has a 4.3-inch screen and uses the energy efficient PenTile Matrix pixel display for longer battery life and a thinner screen. Features: The phone has an aluminum unibody...

Internet Service Provider
2013-01-20 09:16:23

An internet service provider or ISP is an organization or company that provides access to the internet through copper wires, phone lines, wireless, or fiber-optic cables. There are two types of ISPs, hosting and transit. The hosting ISP is like a co-location center where it will lease server space to people and smaller businesses. The transit ISP provides a large amount of bandwidth to connect hosting ISPs to access ISPs. The ISP can be community owned providing the service as non-profit...

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Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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