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2014-07-01 08:34:02

TNS Infratest survey: Great interest in versatile mobile payment solutions, additional functions - and mobile payments at gas stations LUXEMBOURG, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- German consumers are annoyed by the disadvantages of conventional payment methods - and are open to the advantages of making payments with their smartphone: This was one of the findings of a survey carried out by TNS Infratest on behalf of Yapital, the first European cross-channel payment solution....

2014-07-01 08:30:37

CORAL SPRINGS, Florida, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Smart technology emphasis grows in biometrics sector as smart wallets pave way for convenience and improved security: NXT-ID, Inc. (OTCBB: NXTD), eBay Inc. (NASDAQ: EBAY), Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG), Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL), Visa Inc. (NYSE: V) and MasterCard Corporation (NYSE: MA) NXT-ID, Inc., (OTCQB: NXTD) a biometric authentication company focused on the growing m-commerce market, is pleased to announce that the...

smartphone addiction in america
2014-07-01 04:51:44

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Nearly half of all Americans admit that they would be unable to make it through a day without their smartphone, and many view the mobile devices as more important to their day-to-day lives than coffee, microwaves and television, according to a new report released by Bank of America on Monday. According to the Charlotte, North Carolina-based corporation’s first-ever Trends in Consumer Mobility Report, 47 percent of all US...

2014-06-30 12:29:01

Spreadtrum Overtakes Intel to Capture Number Three Spot (for the Moment) BOSTON, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The global cellular baseband processor market registered a modest 2.5 percent year-over-year growth to reach $4.7 billion in Q1 2014, according to Strategy Analytics Handset Component Technologies (HCT) service report, "Baseband Market Share Tracker Q1 2014: Spreadtrum Overtakes Intel To Capture Number 3 Revenue Share Spot." Click here for the report:...

2014-06-27 23:06:25

The research report majorly focuses on payment modes, different types of solutions & services, verticals, regions, key market players, growth inhibitors and global competitive landscape - http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/contactless-payments-market-1313.html. (PRWEB) June 27, 2014 The report "Contactless Payments Market [by Solutions (Payment Terminal, Business Management, Card Issuance, Anti-Skimming), by Services (Consultation, Integration, Value Added Services)]...

2014-06-27 00:21:22

Additional Cell Sites Upgraded to 4G LTE as Part of AT&T's Project VIP Investment JACKSON, Miss., June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of its continuing network investment and ongoing 4G LTE rollout, AT&T* has upgraded more than 100 mobile Internet cell sites throughout Mississippi to expand AT&T 4G LTE coverage for residents, businesses and travelers. Among the Mississippi counties that received multiple upgrades from January through May, 2014, include: Attala...

2014-06-26 23:06:10

Near Field Communication (NFC) market report is focused on giving a detailed view of the complete NFC technology with regards to the products and application market with detailed market segmentation. (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 According to a new market research report of “Near Field Communication (NFC) Market by Product (IC/Chips, Tags, Readers, and Auxiliary), Application (Payment, Transportation, Booking, Data Sharing, Service, Access Control, Health Care, and Tag applications) & by...

2014-06-25 08:38:48

Available on the AT&T Wireless Network, Breakthrough Service Uses Artificial Intelligence and Human Insight to Deliver Instant, Accurate Translations WASHINGTON, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mobile translation innovator Muuzii today unveiled a game-changing mobile translation and language learning service for the North American market. Piloted and tested by thousands of users in the U.S., Muuzii Message and Muuzii Speak are subscription-based language translation services accessed...

2014-06-25 08:28:08

Leading Brand Marketers Show their Commitment to Mobile as Core to their Business and Marketing Strategies NEW YORK, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mobile Marketing Association (MMA), the leading global trade association for the mobile industry, announced today the addition of seven new industry leaders to its Global Board of Directors as well as renewals of a number of members for another term. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140505/84530 The addition of the high caliber...

2014-06-25 08:22:05

Auto insurance group offers discount to drivers that install text blocking devices. ATLANTA, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Good2Go®, specialists in offering minimum coverage auto insurance, announced that their Cell Phone Safety Discount is now available in Oregon. Customers will receive 5% off bodily injury, property damage, and collision coverage per vehicle when they install a device that blocks distracting cell phone functions such as text messaging, email, and Internet...

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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...

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”....

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