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GPS-tracking-COVID-19-Coronavirus-using-Chirp-app

GPS tracking COVID-19 Coronavirus using Chirp app


Wednesday, April 8, 2020 by

The popular GPS tracking app - Chirp GPS has stepped up their game in the fight against Coronavirus COVID-19. They have enabled a feature in their location sharing app that asks users some simple questions when they launch the app, “Are you infected with COVID-19, are you recovering from COVID-19, are you feeling sick or feeling well?” The results get sen...


HiTek-Media-and-iSIGN-Media-partner-to-change-digital-marketing

HiTek Media and iSIGN Media partner to change digital marketing


Thursday, March 21, 2019 by

Hi-Tek Media announced a signed partnership agreement with iSIGN Media Corp. Both companies have joined forces to rewrite the rules in digital marketing and public safety. The four-year partnership, effective April 1, 2019 is accompanied with a $2,000,000 USD plus purchase order for all available iSIGN’s technologies including new enhanced proximity and wide area ...


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Prevoty offers new Autonomous Application Protection capabilities


Friday, March 1, 2019 by

Imperva announced the expansion of its application security offerings with two new Autonomous Application Protection capabilities. The update extends customers’ visibility into how applications behave and how users interact with sensitive information. With this expanded view across their business assets, customers will have deeper insights to understand and mit...


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Edge computing platform gets containers and VMs


Thursday, February 7, 2019 by

StackPath announced the launch of StackPath Edge Computing Containers and Virtual Machines (VMs). StackPath customers can now deploy and manage their own workloads in any StackPath edge node worldwide. This lets them put applications and services closer to their end users than ever by leveraging more geographically-diverse points of presence (PoPs) than centralized publ...


Estimote-LTE-Beacons-hit-the-market

Estimote LTE Beacons hit the market


Tuesday, August 28, 2018 by

Estimote, Inc. was founded in 2012 by Jakub Krzych and Lukasz Kostka, and in 2013, they launched their first product, the Estimote Bluetooth Beacons compatible with iBeacon. Since then, Estimote has built a community of 150,000 developers worldwide - all using their SDK and Beacons to build incredible real-world interfaces that dovetail app experiences with your su...


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Open Sesame technology changes the world for paralyzed people


Friday, December 15, 2017 by

Sesame Enable seeks to open a new door to independence for millions of quadriplegics and people with disabilities around the world through the development of the first touch-free smartphone and tablet app called Open Sesame.Open Sesame technology works by tracking user’s head movements using the front-facing camera of a smartphone or tablet. Users activate the app throu...


Elliptic-Labs-to-use-Snapdragon-Neural-Processing-Engine

Elliptic Labs to use Snapdragon Neural Processing Engine


Wednesday, December 13, 2017 by

Elliptic Labs has announced that its touch-free ultrasound gesture technology is running on the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 Mobile Platform using the Snapdragon Neural Processing Engine (NPE). Elliptic Labs’ ultrasound virtual sensors are an example of technology leveraging the NPE's machine learning and artificial intelligence optimization tools on the Snapdragon mobile pl...


The-impact-of-AI-on-the-nearshoring-market

The impact of AI on the nearshoring market


Tuesday, September 19, 2017 by

Artificial Intelligence solutions, such as machine learning and deep learning algorithms, and chatbots, are fast becoming a business necessity for organizations everywhere, helping them make data-driven predictions to improve business outcomes, enhance customer service and to improve business workflow. But as a nascent and complex technology, it's difficult for companie...


ShopAdvisor-introduces-version-3.0-of-its-API

ShopAdvisor introduces version 3.0 of its API


Thursday, September 7, 2017 by

ShopAdvisor, Inc, has announced the general availability of Version 3.0 of the ShopAdvisor API. Version 3.0 is faster, more efficient, and more accurate at returning the information needed to power campaigns that provide each consumer with a personalized shopping experience on their smartphone. Brands use the API to power campaigns that engage the shopper intelligently ...


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MongoDB Atlas is now available on top cloud platforms


Wednesday, June 21, 2017 by

MongoDB has announced that MongoDB Atlas, its cloud database as a service, is now available to users on the top three public cloud platforms. Atlas has extended its availability beyond Amazon Web Services (AWS) to include Google Cloud Platform (GCP) and Microsoft Azure, delivering on its vision of running MongoDB anywhere.  The addition of support for Azure and GCP...


The-cloud-is-changing-under-our-nose-according-to-Packet

The cloud is changing under our nose according to Packet


Tuesday, May 23, 2017 by

We recently sat down with Zac Smith, CEO of Packet to talk about the challenges with existing cloud and infrastructure solutions for the modern app developer. As new and emerging technologies and consumer experiences including IoT, virtual/augmented reality, mobile gaming, drones, and autonomous cars become more common, developers building apps to power these things wil...


Webscale-launches-new-WAF-to-thwart-attacks-on-eCommerce-sites

Webscale launches new WAF to thwart attacks on eCommerce sites


Thursday, March 2, 2017 by

Webscale has announced the launch of their Cloud Web Application Firewall (WAF), the first of a new line of a-la-carte solutions designed to address the pain points many businesses face with regards to the security, availability and performance of their critical web applications. While the market is flush with WAF solutions that combat malicious attacks at the edge of a...


MobileBridge-and-Zapp-RideShare-team-up-to-change-the-way-people-commute

MobileBridge and Zapp RideShare team up to change the way people commute


Friday, January 20, 2017 by

Innovative electric ride share company climbs aboard leading mobile engagement platform to power advanced customer engagement via mobile channel. Zapp’s company mission is to change the way people commute around cities, college campuses and tourist areas while reducing carbon emissions with economical, low speed, electric rental vehicles. Zapp RideShare currently rents ...


ChecOut

ChecOut's new payment terminal to go on your phone!


Monday, January 16, 2017 by

ChecOut's mobile payment service is the newest solution for mobile commerce.Innowi, Inc just unveiled ChecOut M, the first mobile POS solution integrating powerful Payment (EMV, NFC & Magnetic stripe), POS and BI management applications into a smart, secure and sophisticated device. Their new product is designed to transform the customer shopping experience and chec...


New-IoT-platform-helps-mitigate-uncertainty-surrounding-future-IoT-standards

New IoT platform helps mitigate uncertainty surrounding future IoT standards


Thursday, January 5, 2017 by

More than 600 million smart home devices are expected to ship annually by 2021, compared to 40 million in 2015. Consumers can have peace of mind that devices built with Qorvo solutions will connect with future products in their home, helping to accelerate the smart home market. Why? Because they have introduced a complete an all new system on chip (SoC) for smart home d...


How-Acyclica-is-helping-Las-Vegas-become-a-smart-city,-just-in-time-for-CES

How Acyclica is helping Las Vegas become a smart city, just in time for CES


Monday, January 2, 2017 by

As the annual CES show traffic builds in Las Vegas, the city and the Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada are betting big on new technology to make their streets smarter and to allow traffic to move more efficiently. In partnership with Acyclica, Las Vegas is heading the charge with their smart city initiatives by installing a traffic-monitoring sy...


Mobbo-released-a-new-report-on-the-state-of-mobile-SDK

Mobbo released a new report on the state of mobile SDK's


Thursday, December 15, 2016 by

Mobbo just released its Power Index, which offers app publishers and marketers robust benchmarks of mobile app SDK components, helping them to make informed decisions about the best technology stacks. The report sheds light on the scale and performance of popular SDK components and tracks the movers and shakers in the mobile industry. Key Findings in the report:- 80% of...


Vantiv:-An-open-ecosystem-approach-to-integrated-payments

Vantiv: An open ecosystem approach to integrated payments


Wednesday, December 7, 2016 by

It’s no secret, innovation within the payments industry is at an all-time high and there are no signs of slowing down. By providing developers with the tools to move the payments industry forward, Vantiv looks to be a driving force for growth in the years to come.We recently sat down with Moin Moinuddin, SVP of IP product at Vantiv, to discuss Vantiv’s open-...


Tapdaq-launches-ad-mediation-layer-so-developers-can-earn-more-revenue

Tapdaq launches ad mediation layer so developers can earn more revenue


Tuesday, December 6, 2016 by

Tapdaq has launched its unbiased ad mediation platform to help mobile developers earn as much revenue as possible through their in-app advertising. The company, which also enables mobile developers to grow and retain their app’s user base through efficient cross-promotion, is shaking up an industry it says is riddled with problems.A good ad mediation platform makes mone...


Hersch-Games-opens-up-about-EyeCons

Hersch Games opens up about EyeCons


Wednesday, November 23, 2016 by

EyeCons is a new platform that enables brands, businesses, events and venues to promote themselves and their affiliated sponsors through an interactive digital experience that gives users the opportunity to win offline prizes as they play. The platform enables brands to identify unique content and prize opportunities customized for each player while on the backend,...


2017-looks-to-be-the-year-to-make-make-money-with-transportation-apps

2017 looks to be the year to make make money with transportation apps


Wednesday, November 9, 2016 by

Proxbook has released its Q3 2016 Proxbook Report, which has aggregated information from more than 350 Proximity Solution Providers and reveals latest trends, facts and figures from the global proximity industry as well as the growth and opportunity for proximity marketing in the transportation industry including airports and ground mass transit. This is the 6th edition...


Resonance-launches-SDK-For-proximitybased-device-pairing

Resonance launches SDK For proximitybased device pairing


Friday, November 4, 2016 by

Resonance has emerged from stealth to announce the availability of its new proximity-based software development kit (SDK) for device pairing. Developers are using the Resonance SDK to create advanced mobile application features for a wide range of iOS and Android apps where secure device-to-device connectivity can provide value - gaming, e-commerce, payments, retail, tr...


Xiaomi-MIX-Phone-first-to-use-Inner-Beauty-proximity-sensor

Xiaomi MIX Phone first to use Inner Beauty proximity sensor


Thursday, October 27, 2016 by

Elliptic Labs has announced the first innovation in proximity detection since Apple rolled out its initial smartphone in 2007. The technology, called INNER BEAUTY is being used in a new phone, the “MIX,” just launched by Xiaomi. INNER BEAUTY replaces the phone's hardware proximity sensor with ultrasound software and allows the speaker to be completely invisible, extendi...


Mobeewave-Tells-Us-About-the-Challenges-With-Mobile-Wallets

Mobeewave Tells Us About the Challenges With Mobile Wallets


Monday, September 26, 2016 by

Mobeewave is a Montreal-based FinTech company that has developed a patented technology that will enable banks around the world to capitalize on the market for cash-in-hand transactions. Their game-changing payment acceptance platform facilitates in-person, proximity mobile payments and is available as a white label platform-as-a-service (PaaS) technology for the banking...


Chatting-with-HackerRank:-Which-country-would-win-the-coding-Olympics

Chatting with HackerRank: Which country would win the coding Olympics


Monday, September 19, 2016 by

We recently visited with Dr. Heraldo Memelli, ‎Lead Technical Content Manager, HackerRank, about how their platform helps companies find the right developers based on coding skills, and the results from a recent survey. ADM: Tell us about your recent study.Memelli: Developers come to our platform to learn, practice and earn jobs based on their coding skil...


Why-Major-US-Sports-Franchises-Are-Embracing-Beacon-Technology

Why Major US Sports Franchises Are Embracing Beacon Technology


Wednesday, August 3, 2016 by

A new report from proximity marketing firm Proxbook titled “Proximity Marketing in Sports & Events - Q2 2016 Report,” takes an in-depth look at how the major North American sports leagues and franchises are leveraging location aware technology to increase engagement with fans and expand marketing efforts.According to the report authors, “Beacons and proximity techno...


A-Chat-with-Andy-LeCates-About-FileMaker-15-Platform

A Chat with Andy LeCates About FileMaker 15 Platform


Tuesday, May 24, 2016 by

We recently visited with Andy LeCates with FileMaker to discuss the latest release of the FileMaker platform.ADM: FileMaker launched its new FileMaker 15 platform on May 10. Can you tell us a little bit about what that is?LeCates: The new FileMaker 15 Platform provides stronger essentials to make unique custom apps for your business that work seamlessly across iPad, iPh...


Phunware-Publishes-New-Ebook-on-Location-Based-Marketing

Phunware Publishes New Ebook on Location Based Marketing


Saturday, May 21, 2016 by

Phunware has published a new eBook which offers an overview of how location based technologies such as iBeacons can help app publishers understand and predict consumer context and behavior. The publication also provides an introduction into with primary location marketing tactics and ways to unlock personalization.The eBook covers the following: - Location Marketin...


Endless-Possibilities-with-Geomagnetic-Indoor-Positioning

Endless Possibilities with Geomagnetic Indoor Positioning


Tuesday, May 17, 2016 by

If you’ve written or used commercial-grade GPS apps, you know they’re no longer limited to basic driving directions. Today, tons of cool apps put your phone's location awareness to good use - you can code a whole range of apps, from finding nearby restaurants to hailing taxis. And these apps work well - as long as the mobile user is outside. However, once you cross...


EdgeConneX-Offers-AWS-Direct-Connect-for-Portland-Edge-Data-Center

EdgeConneX Offers AWS Direct Connect for Portland Edge Data Center


Monday, May 2, 2016 by

EdgeConneX has announced the availability of Amazon Web Services (AWS) Direct Connect in its Portland Edge Data Center. With AWS Direct Connect, companies in the Pacific Northwest can connect their IT infrastructure directly to Amazon Web Services, establishing a private connection to the cloud. The announcement marks the first metro offering for AWS Direct Connect in P...


Presidential-Campaigns-&-SMS-Best-Practices

Presidential Campaigns & SMS Best Practices


Monday, May 2, 2016 by

According to a poll, 64 percent of Americans own a smartphone, and a convincing 97% of them use text messaging. In fact, text messaging is the most frequently used feature of smartphones, and remains very popular among younger audiences. Presidential candidates are targeting a broad demographic to ensure they don’t lose edge over their rivals in any aspect. Electio...


Salesforce-Releases-Field-Service-Lightning-to-Connect-IoT-Devices

Salesforce Releases Field Service Lightning to Connect IoT Devices


Thursday, March 17, 2016 by

Salesforce has launched Field Service Lightning, a new field service solution built for mobile and the Internet of Things (IoT) that harnesses signals from connected devices and customer data With the platform companies have a new option to engage customers, connected devices, agents, dispatchers, and employees in the field.The Field Service Lightning is available throu...


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Adaptive Medias Adds Media Street's Video Advertising Technology


Sunday, February 21, 2016 by

Adaptive Medias has added Media Street’s mobile video advertising technology that supports publishers, content producers and brand advertisers with the integration of the Media Graph ad-tech platform, which provides an international cross-platform advertising firm for buyers and sellers of digital media. Media Street’s Media Graph’s “mobile-first” video player offe...


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Drew Burns of Adobe Weighs in on Mobile Marketing for 2016


Wednesday, January 13, 2016 by

As the app market continues to explode (see our recently published article “App Usage Grows by 58% in 2015 and Shows No Sigh of Slowing Down”) app publishers will have to continue to improve and update their app marketing tactics as competition continues to increase. We visited with Drew Burns who is the senior product marketing manager for Adobe Target and wo...


Telerik-Survey-Shows-Over-Half-of-Developers-Have-Never-Built-an-App

Telerik Survey Shows Over Half of Developers Have Never Built an App


Tuesday, September 1, 2015 by

Telerik, a subsidiary of the software company Progress, has released the findings from its latest Telerik State of Mobile Development report which surveyed 3,000 IT professionals and developers to assess the adoption, trends and perceptions around mobile development.One of the most interesting revelations from the survey was the fact that that 57% of the developers that...