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A-serverless-search-engine-for-Data-Scientists-and-Developers-emerges

A serverless search engine for Data Scientists and Developers emerges


Friday, March 22, 2019 by

Rockset announced the general availability of a cloud service that allows developers and data scientists to put complex data sets to use in minutes instead of weeks. Current trends in technology  -  smart devices, digital lending, fraud detection, omnichannel retail, machine learning, microservices, and real-time business dashboards - all require clean...


Zinier-gets-$22M-to-transform-field-service-management-with-automation

Zinier gets $22M to transform field service management with automation


Monday, March 11, 2019 by

Zinier has raised $22 million in Series B funding to accelerate global growth and expand its platform to meet the growing needs of field service organizations. Returning investor Accel led the round, along with Founders Fund, Nokia-backed NGP Capital, Qualcomm Ventures LLC and returning France-based investor Newfund. The investment coincides with the field service in...


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Tech consumer goods market reaches $1.01 trillion worldwide


Tuesday, January 8, 2019 by

The global market for technical consumer goods (TCG) exceeded the one-trillion mark for the first time in 2018 with sales of €1.01 trillion*. This is a four percent increase on the previous year. The product segments of telecommunications (+7 percent), small domestic appliances (+7 percent), consumer electronics/photo (+6 percent), and information technology/office...


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Sensor network data integrity gets help from a new blockchain solution


Wednesday, November 21, 2018 by

Sixgill, LLC unveiled its new breakthrough blockchain or distributed ledger-based solution for sensor network data integrity. Sixgill Integrity is a ledger-agnostic solution and is designed from the ground up to solve the fundamental need for an end-to-end, real-time sensor data authenticity system. With Integrity, organizations are assured that their emitted data, tran...


Blockchain-token-compensation-model-meets-testing-environment

Blockchain token compensation model meets testing environment


Thursday, June 28, 2018 by

Constellation Labs announced the launch of its flagship product, Orion, a membership portal to the Constellation ecosystem that will serve as a platform where the Constellation team, developers, and community members can communicate, share resources, and contribute to the network within a token compensation model. Constellation token holders will be able to stake tokens...


SophiaTX-brings-blockchain-to-pharmaceutical

SophiaTX brings blockchain to pharmaceutical


Thursday, November 30, 2017 by

SophiaTX has announced its intention to facilitate a holistic ‘track and trace’ solution for the transportation of products and medicines in the pharmaceutical industry. Each of the current top twenty prescription drugs (amounting to 10% of the global market in 2016) is produced by a company using SAP software products within their sourcing, manufacturing, or supply cha...


Prey-expands-mobile-device-management-capabilities-for-iOS

Prey expands mobile device management capabilities for iOS


Wednesday, November 29, 2017 by

Prey Software has announced Apple Push Certification for Prey software. Organizations now have a simple path to mobile device security and management using its connection with Apple iOS for full remote control and access to Apple laptops, iPhones, and smart devices.Mobile Device Management for iOS requires the use of various digital certificates for its operation, and A...


The-battle-of-biometric-security-coming-in-2018

The battle of biometric security coming in 2018


Friday, November 3, 2017 by

Fingerprint sensors first appeared in smart devices in 2007 and then gained momentum as a 4-digit PIN code replacement in 2013's Apple iPhone 5S. Hailed as the future of authentication by some, fingerprint's security weaknesses were quickly exposed by the children of sleepy dads, cats' paws and gummy bears. Still, the lure of convenience today and the promise of securit...


Eclipse-could-cause-millions-of-smart-phones-to-fry

Eclipse could cause millions of smart phones to fry


Saturday, August 19, 2017 by

Virtually everyone has a smartphone and other smart devices (iPads, etc.) that offer the ability to take great images, video,  and even time lapse video. These devices are going to be the go-to option for people wanting to image the Great Solar Eclipse of 2017.But what people don’t realize is that imaging the Sun with your smart device without any additional f...


IFTTT-report-shows-we-love-talking-to-connected-devices

IFTTT report shows we love talking to connected devices


Wednesday, July 12, 2017 by

Almost everything is connected, or wants to be. Taking a stroll down the isles of any electronics store and it’s not so much about the device can do by itself anymore, but what it can do online. I can testify personally that 80% of my own home is connected now. My electric source has two amp-clamps on it that report live power usage back to me. Most of our lighting...


Mapping-the-IoT-sets-the-signals-to-work

Mapping the IoT sets the signals to work


Monday, May 15, 2017 by

The Internet of Things (IoT) and smart devices have created a buzz over the last few years. The reduced cost of sensors and a continued strengthening of the communications infrastructure have fueled the exponential growth of connected devices. The challenge has become less about what kinds of devices we can connect and more about what we can (and could) do with the data...


Taking-your-mobile-website-SEO-to-the-next-level

Taking your mobile website SEO to the next level


Wednesday, April 12, 2017 by

Editors note: Guest submission by Tom HardyWhy does SEO have to be such a moving target? As frustrating as it is, the changing landscape of telling web crawlers all about your website for discovery is always changing. From 2015 until now, there have been well over 50 unofficial changes to the "rules" that search engines look for on your website.A good mobile friend...


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Canonical collaborates to with NXP to improve IoT


Wednesday, March 22, 2017 by

NXP and Canonical have collaborated to port Ubuntu Core to the LS1043A, a quad-core SoC targeted at IoT gateways and networking equipment. With this combination, device manufacturers gain a platform with which to build high throughput IoT Gateways.Ubuntu Core has been used in a variety of devices from IoT Gateways to network equipment. IoT Gateways benefit from the wide...


Ways-you-can-protect-yourself-on-the-Internet

Ways you can protect yourself on the Internet


Thursday, February 23, 2017 by

Editors note: Guest submission by Anas Baig, a Digital Marketer & Security Enthusiast.Anyone can fall victim to hacking, and this fact is as evident as the shining sun. Every time you go online, you are, by default, vulnerable to cyber attacks. Hackers can steal your credit card info, social security number, username and passwords, or even render your PC completely ...


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Predictions from Red Hat for 2017


Saturday, December 24, 2016 by

Catching up with Red Hat’s mobile team on what they’re expecting to see in mobile and IT in 2017.1. Prediction: Mobile goes mainstream as part of enterprise application strategy that hinges on containers, DevOps, and microservices. There are more mobile devices in circulation than the global population and mobile searches now outstrip those from PCs; mobile can no ...


Samsung-expands-ARTIK-(IoT)-platform

Samsung expands ARTIK (IoT) platform


Thursday, October 27, 2016 by

Samsung Electronics has introduced its expanded SAMSUNG ARTIK Smart Internet of Things (IoT) platform featuring two new module families, ARTIK 0 and ARTIK 7, new device management capabilities in SAMSUNG ARTIK Cloud and an expanded partner ecosystem. The result is a complete IoT development solution to help companies take their IoT projects from concept to reality in re...


Newzoo-offers-insight-into-the-app-market-with-new-survey-report

Newzoo offers insight into the app market with new survey report


Wednesday, October 5, 2016 by

Global market intelligence firm Newzoo has announced the release of its first Global Mobile Market Report, a unique publication on the global mobile ecosystem, including global app revenues and forecasts, device brand market share, smartphone penetration, and consumer profiling.    According to the report, global app revenues will reach $44.8 billion in 2016...


The-Growing-Benefits-of-Cross-Platform-App-Development-With-VPlay

The Growing Benefits of Cross Platform App Development With VPlay


Saturday, August 20, 2016 by

We recently visited with Christian Feldbacher, co-founder and CEO of V-Play, to discuss the growing benefits of cross-platform development and how V-Play aims to make it easier than ever for developers to bring their apps to market.ADM: Who is V-Play? What does the company do?Feldbacher: V-Play provides a cross-platform development tool for mobile app and game developer...


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JavaOne Conference to Focus on New Java Language Changes


Wednesday, August 17, 2016 by

The JavaOne conference, hosted by Oracle, is billed as the “ultimate source” of technical information and learning about Java. No matter if you’re a seasoned coder or a new Java programmer, the conference organizers say they will have something for you.The event is co-located with Oracle OpenWorld on September 18–22 in San Francisco and will offer 5 days of ke...


Kinvey-and-Redox-to-Accelerate-Mobile-Health-Innovation

Kinvey and Redox to Accelerate Mobile Health Innovation


Friday, August 12, 2016 by

Health care providers face more challenges than most industries when it comes to digital and mobile innovation, including HIPAA compliance and legacy systems.  mBaaS provider Kinvey and electronic healthcare record (EHR) API provider Redox seek to ease those challenges with a new mobile app solution that will provide faster, easier delivery of EHR data into mobile,...


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Why Hasn't the Internet of Things Taken Off and How Can It


Friday, June 17, 2016 by

Nest thermostats, Hue light bulbs, Fitbit fitness trackers – these and a number of competing devices are the kinds of Internet of Things applications to reach the general public. That’s solid progress if you compare today’s IoT to where it was 5 years ago, when it was primarily the domain of enthusiasts, but it’s a long way from the kind of ubiquity we see in the m...


Embarcadero-Technologies-Releases-Updates-to-Cross-Platform-Coding-Platforms

Embarcadero Technologies Releases Updates to Cross Platform Coding Platforms


Wednesday, April 27, 2016 by

Embarcadero Technologies has released the 10.1 versions of RAD Studio, C++Builder and Delphi. The updated products, referred to as “10.1 Berlin,” offer new capabilities including Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity improvements and new, multi-device preview options.In March, Embarcadero announced its strategy to focus product and engineering resources exclusively on t...


Kony-Makes-Updates-to-Visualizer-Cross-Platform-Solution

Kony Makes Updates to Visualizer Cross Platform Solution


Thursday, March 17, 2016 by

Kony has released a number of updates to the cloud-based Kony Visualizer application design and development solution offered through Kony’s Mobility Platform. Enabling cross-platform mobile app development, the release of Visualizer 7.0 includes updates to simplify and accelerate the mobile app development process, enabling developers to build connected, omni-chann...


Grey-Taps-Into-ArcTouch

Grey Taps Into ArcTouch's Expertise in Helping Brands Create Custom Digital Experiences


Thursday, February 25, 2016 by

Marketing and advertising agency Grey recently acquired ArcTouch, a mobile design and development company, to tap into the company’s expertise in helping brands create custom digital experiences for phones, tablets and smart connected devices. We visited with Adam Fingerman, ArcTouch’s Co-Founder and Chief Experience Officer, to find out how the acquisition provides a u...


App-Usage-Grows-By-58-percent--in-2015-and-Shows-No-Signs-of-Slowing-Down

App Usage Grows By 58 percent in 2015 and Shows No Signs of Slowing Down


Tuesday, January 12, 2016 by

The numbers are staggering. Mobile app usage last year was up 58%. Time spent on phablets grew 334% year-over-year. And the high flying mobile usage stats just keep rolling in, according to a recent report from Yahoo’s Flurry in its annual “State of Mobile” report.In the context of the 58% overall growth of app usage, Flurry defines app usage as a user opening an app an...


New-Survey-Shows-the-Potential-of-IoT-is-Being-Driven-by-Consumer-Demand

New Survey Shows the Potential of IoT is Being Driven by Consumer Demand


Saturday, December 5, 2015 by

In the end, the future of the Internet of Things (IoT) may be driven by consumer demand. While there is no doubt that IoT solutions for the enterprise are going to be a primary IoT driver, a recent survey by myDevices offers another indicator that consumers are intrigued with the prospect of connectivity in their everyday lives.The Harris Poll conducted the “IoT for the...


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Developers Win Over $100K in Connect Ability Challenge


Friday, August 7, 2015 by

AT&T and New York University’s ABILITY Lab, through the Connect Ability Challenge, have awarded over $100,000 in prizes to developers of high-tech solutions to improve the lives of people living with disabilities.  The Connect Ability Challenge was a three month long technology challenge to spur innovation for people with physical, social, emotional and cogniti...


Flurry-Research-Shows-Rapid-Growth-of-Mobile-Addicts

Flurry Research Shows Rapid Growth of Mobile Addicts


Monday, July 20, 2015 by

There is a new report out resulting from research by Flurry to identify the characteristics of the ultimate power users of mobile, what Flurry dubs as “Mobile Addicts.” The report builds on information first obtained in a similar study Flurry hosted in the second quarter of 2015.When comparing this year’s research from last year, the findings report that from Q2 2014 to...


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Enhancing Employee Engagement with Mobile Technology


Thursday, July 2, 2015 by

Mobile technology has changed how we behave, from how we communicate with friends to how we consume news and information to how we shop for and purchase products. And the trend is skyrocketing. According to Flurry Analytics, mobile app usage grew by 76% in 2014, and shopping apps on iOS and Android increased an incredible 174% year-over-year - 220% on Android alone.&nbs...


Amazon-Releases-Alexa-Skills-Kit-Including-SelfService-APIs-and-Tools

Amazon Releases Alexa Skills Kit Including SelfService APIs and Tools


Tuesday, June 30, 2015 by

Amazon has released the Alexa Skills Kit (ASK), a collection of self-service APIs and tools to help developers create new voice-driven capabilities for Alexa, Amazon’s cloud-based voice service that is behind the Amazon Echo device. Echo is a hybrid speaker that also offers voice recognition for answering questions and controlling smart devices.The Alexa voice service t...


Rockchip-Debuts-SoC-Processor-Technology-for-Low-Power-Wi-Fi-Connected-IoT-Smart-Devices

Rockchip Debuts SoC Processor Technology for Low Power Wi Fi Connected IoT Smart Devices


Monday, June 8, 2015 by

Rockchip a Chinese based fabless semiconductor company and mobile SoC solution provider, has launched the RKi6000 offering a new ultra-low power Wi-Fi and memory technology designed to reduce the power consumption of IoT (Internet of Things) smart devices. The RKi6000’s on-chip processor and memory technology resolves the power issue related to many Wi-Fi devices. ...


Don’t-Turn-Off-Your-Users:-Spammy-App-Marketing-Do’s-and-Don’ts

Don’t Turn Off Your Users: Spammy App Marketing Do’s and Don’ts


Monday, June 1, 2015 by

If it looks like a duck, swims like a duck, and quacks like a duck - its probably a duck. And if it looks and feels like spam, its probably spam and we all know what happens to spam. We’ve had a long time to experience email spam on our computers and in that time our conditioning has been well engrained – we react negatively – ignoring or immediately hitting the de...


SOA-is-Not-a-Mobile-Backend

SOA is Not a Mobile Backend


Friday, May 1, 2015 by

The rise of mobile devices finally pushed the adoption of web services into the mainstream of application development. But years before this, companies used web services to build sophisticated service-oriented architectures for application development and integration. Some of the API management companies have even tried to adopt SOA systems for the new world of mobile d...


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CONNECTIONS Conference to Feature Technology and Business Solutions for IoT and the Connected Home


Monday, April 20, 2015 by

Parks Associates will host the 19th-annual CONNECTIONS connected home conference on May 19-21, 2015, at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport.CONNECTIONS focuses on technology and business solutions for the connected consumer. The event features consumer research and market strategies to monetize digital content, mobile applications and services, value-added services,...


TEE-Provides-Safe-Environment-for-Secure-Android-App-Development

TEE Provides Safe Environment for Secure Android App Development


Monday, March 23, 2015 by

Despite powering the majority of the world’s smart devices, Android has long been seen as the weak link in terms of mobile security. The open nature of the platform offers versatility and flexibility to app developers and the result is an incredibly diverse range of apps. However, it does mean that applications and their associated content are vulnerable to malware, man...