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NSA Tapping Mobile Apps In Search Of User Data: Report
2014-01-28 07:23:07

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The National Security Agency (NSA) and Britain's Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ) are tapping into popular smartphone applications to gather potentially vast amounts of personal information about the user, including age, location, smartphone identification codes and even sexual orientation and political affiliation, according to various news outlets. The news reports cite dozens of previously undisclosed classified...

Intel Agrees To Sell Cloud-Based TV Service To Verizon
2014-01-22 07:14:10

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online On Tuesday, The Wall Street Journal reported that Intel Corp. had agreed to sell its online-TV cloud-based service to Verizon Communications Inc. This will include the intellectual property (IP) rights to Intel’s cloud-TV platform. Rumors of the sale first began back in October, but Intel only confirmed the sale via a press statement on Tuesday. Through this deal, Verizon will obtain IP rights and other assets that enable Intel’s...

2014-01-21 04:22:45

Transaction Will Accelerate the Availability of Next-Generation Video Services NEW YORK and SANTA CLARA, Calif., Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) and Intel Corporation (Nasdaq: INTC) today announced an agreement for Verizon to purchase from Intel the assets of Intel Media, a business division dedicated to the development of Cloud TV products and services. The transaction will accelerate the availability of next-generation video services,...

2014-01-20 23:00:52

Technology Industry Analyst Jeff Kagan is available to speak with reporters, or may be quoted through this release. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) January 20, 2014 Verizon Wireless announced they are changing their Edge upgrade plan to let customers upgrade their wireless phones every 30 days rather than every six months, says NBC News, Jan. 20. Technology analyst Jeff Kagan offers comment. “Early upgrades is the direction the industry looks like it is heading. Until recently customers had to...

2014-01-20 08:23:54

Verizon features SOBERLINK, a mobile breath alcohol monitoring system, in their promotional video for M2M cellular technology applications CYPRESS, Calif., Jan. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SOBERLINK, Inc., a leading innovator in mobile breath alcohol monitoring, is a proud partner of Verizon's Hosted Private Network program. The partnership began in 2011 when SOBERLINK determined Verizon was the ideal wireless partner for their revolutionary SL2 device - the world's first handheld...

2014-01-17 12:24:15

Windows Phone 8 Availability Rounds Out Snap Play's Cross-Platform Compatibility PRINCETON, N.J., Jan. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SnapOne, Inc., a fast growing developer of cloud-service applications and underlying platform, today announced the availability of its music streaming application, Snap Play, for Windows Phone 8. The move rounds out Snap Play's cross-platform appeal, ensuring that a wide-range of consumers can listen to the music saved on all their devices, from anywhere....

2014-01-15 08:28:51

BOSTON, Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tegra Medical is very pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. J. Mark King as its new Chief Executive Officer. Mark was promoted from his current role of Chief Operating Officer, in which he has overseen the company's four facilities in Massachusetts, Mississippi, and Costa Rica. Mr. King joined Tegra Medical in 2012 with 20+ years of broad-based operations, sales, engineering and manufacturing experience in medical device businesses, both in...

2014-01-09 23:21:57

Cutting edge design with fresh features: Hands-Free Talk with Crystal Clear Speakerphone, Private Talk with Landline Style Bluetooth® Handset with Reduced Radiation, Reporting Incoming Call Numbers, Say” Yes” or “No” to Answer or Reject,Hi-Fi Music Streaming, Built-in USB Charger for Smartphones/Tablets, Quick Connection by NFC™, and Motional LED. (PRWEB) January 09, 2014 With the ever-changing mobility life, people are gradually giving up some traditional life style and...

2014-01-07 08:23:00

SpareOne Plus Emergency phone becomes the world's first wireless device certified IPX7 waterproof without mechanical seals LAS VEGAS, Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Los Angeles, CA based nanotechnology firm DryWired, announces its partnership with Irvine, CA headquartered XPAL Power to provide their multi-award winning SpareOne Plus Emergency phone with DryWired's revolutionary 101X liquid nanocoating protection. As part of the collaboration, DryWired has begun nanocoating the...

2014-01-06 12:31:38

EdgeCast and upLynk Assets to Be Integrated Into Verizon Digital Media Services NEW YORK, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With finalization of the EdgeCast and upLynk asset acquisitions, Verizon Digital Media Services is poised to redefine its role in the digital media marketplace. EdgeCast, a leading content delivery network known for high-performance site acceleration and Web optimization, will be integrated, along with the recently-acquired upLynk assets, into Verizon Digital Media...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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