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Open-Source Developer Kit Supports iPad and iPhone

July 2, 2010 7:02 am | Comments

SAN DIEGO --(BUSINESS WIRE) – VMIX, a leading online video platform provider, announce the release of a new software-development kit designed to reduce the level of effort and time it takes developers to integrate video into mobile applications. The VMIX Mobile Video SDK accelerates application development for the Apple iPad and iPhone by providing an open-source library that extends the Apple Media Framework APIs in the iOS SDK.

Mobile Devices and Home Businesses to Form New Company

July 2, 2010 7:02 am | Comments

Motorola, Inc. announced the filing of an initial Form 10 Registration Statement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), marking a milestone in Motorola’s continued progress toward its previously announced Separation. The Mobile Devices and Home businesses will be separated from Motorola and operate as Motorola Mobility.

Intel Labs Aims to Reinvent How People Experience Computing

July 2, 2010 7:02 am | Comments

The 9th annual Research@Intel Day was held at the Computer History Museum on June 30th, 2010. The event highlighted more than 30 research projects demonstrating the latest in technology innovation from researchers at Intel Corporation. Intel Labs pulled back the curtain to give media a peak at the future in the areas of energy, transportation, user experience, the cloud and platform innovation.


Harris Corporation Receives $23.5 Million Order from U.S. Air Force for JTRS-Approved Falcon III AN/PRC-152(C) Handheld Radios

July 2, 2010 7:01 am | Comments

ROCHESTER, N.Y., /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Harris Corporation has received a $23.5 million order from the U.S. Department of Defense for JTRS-approved Falcon III® AN/PRC-152(C) multiband handheld radio systems and accessories. The order was awarded by the Joint Program Executive Office of the Joint Tactical Radio System (JTRS) on behalf of the U.

Andrew Tests Interoperability of Location Information Server at NENA Industry Collaboration Event

July 2, 2010 7:01 am | Comments

HICKORY, N.C., (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Tying location information to Internet connected devices took a step forward at a recent National Emergency Number Association (NENA) event where Andrew Solutions, the CommScope, Inc. division that is a global leader in wireless communications systems and products, tested the interoperability of its GeoLENs® Location Information Server (LIS).

Google Inc. is Giving its Users the Chance to Tailor the News to fit their Interests

July 2, 2010 7:01 am | Comments

Michael Liedtke, AP Technology Writer SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- As part of a new look unveiled Wednesday, the English-language version of Google's online news section is offering tools that will enable readers to specify what kinds of stories interest them. For instance, a reader can ask Google to highlight broad topics such as sports, entertainment or business.

Trimble Empowers Gulf Region to Map the Oil Spill with New Mobile App

July 1, 2010 9:01 am | Comments

SUNNYVALE, Calif., /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Trimble announced the launch of Map the Spill, a mobile app and Website that empowers Gulf Coast residents and the public to report on the oil spill. Map the Spill allows those directly and indirectly impacted by the spill to capture and chronicle what they see happening to the land, sea and wildlife in their areas.

New NXP Chip Compatibility Puts GENTAG at Center of Next Generation of Cell Phones

July 1, 2010 9:01 am | Comments

WASHINGTON and HAARLEM, Netherlands, /PRNewswire/ -- GENTAG, Inc. has reported the successful testing of the new NXP cell phone RFID reader chip in combination with its proprietary disposable RFID sensor platform. This will open global consumer markets for disposable, wireless sensors using NFC-enabled cell phones.


End-to-End Solution Works Across All Variations in Traffic and All Vendor Devices

July 1, 2010 9:01 am | Comments

MILPITAS, Calif., /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- JDSU announced its Signaling Analyzer Real Time (SART) solution quickly and successfully validated results from rapidly changing test scenarios during major LTE interoperability trials, the results of which were captured in a white paper recently published about the March, 2010 MultiService Forum (MSF)-sponsored event.

Industry Collaboration to Drive Forward MIFARE Standardization for Mobile Transactions

July 1, 2010 9:01 am | Comments

Seven leading players in the Near Field Communication (NFC) ecosystem, Ericsson, Gemalto, NXP, Oberthur Technologies, STMicroelectronics, Venyon, a company in the Giesecke&Devrient group, and ViVOtech today joined forces to form the MIFARE4Mobile™ Industry Group. The aim of the group is to enable its members to collaborate and work together to standardize and advance the uniform management of MIFARE™ applications on NFC-enabled secure elements, such as SIM cards, and mobile phones.

CTIA Enterprise & Applications™ 2010 Announces Call for Speakers

July 1, 2010 9:01 am | Comments

WASHINGTON, /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- CTIA Enterprise & Applications™ 2010 is now accepting speaker submissions for its educational program. Industry leaders, influencers and business executives are invited to submit speaker abstracts related to four tracks: Mobile Applications; Mobile Business; Mobile Media & Content; and Mobile Health.

UL Developing First-Edition Standard for Wireless Charging Devices for Use with Low-Energy Products

June 30, 2010 10:26 am | Comments

Underwriters Laboratories (UL), a world leader in safety testing and certification, is developing a first-edition standard for induction power transmitters and receivers for use with low-energy products. UL 2738 applies to induction power transmitters, such as wireless battery chargers, employing magnetic induction coils that transmit energy to receiving coils in low-energy devices, such as cell phones, portable media players and global positioning devices.

Repair, Refurbish and Redeploy Considered an Un-Tapped, Yet Significant, Value and Revenue Stream

June 30, 2010 8:31 am | Comments

MARLTON, N.J. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Test Technology, a leading provider of repair and reverse logistics solutions for companies seeking to receive the best service and highest value from their supply chain, today announced that the time for the wireless industry to recognize greater value and revenues from their supply chains is now.

World's Largest Wind Power Producer Selects STM® for Reliable Communication to Energy Farms

June 30, 2010 8:30 am | Comments

IRVINE, Calif. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- STM Group, Inc. (STM) announced today that its subsidiary in Madrid, Spain, has entered into a long term contract for supply of its VSAT products and services to NEO-SKY (IBERDROLA’s telecom operator) for IBERDROLA’s network, the world's top wind power producer and one of the largest utilities internationally.

Starbucks Turns on Free Wi-Fi for Customers Starting July 1st

June 30, 2010 8:30 am | Comments

SEATTLE -- (BUSINESS WIRE )-- Starbucks will turn on free Wi-Fi with one click on July 1 at U.S. and Canadian company-operated stores as a part of its ongoing commitment to enhancing the customer experience. Customers with Wi-Fi-enabled laptops, tablets and mobile phones will have unlimited Internet access to surf the Web, connect with social networks, search for jobs or work at their neighborhood Starbucks.


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