Recent Press Releases

Yelp, TinyCo Settle FTC Charges Their Apps Improperly Collected Children's Personal Information

September 17, 2014 Online review site Yelp, Inc., and mobile app developer TinyCo, Inc., agreed to settle separate Federal Trade Commission charges that they improperly collected children's...

Red Hat to Acquire FeedHenry, Adds Enterprise Mobile Application Platform

RALEIGH, N.C. — September 18, 2014 — Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement...

airbackup Employee Behavioral Study: Men Are More Likely to Lose Their Electronic Devices Than Women

Tampa, Fla., Sep. 18, 2014 – TeamViewer, one of the world's most popular providers of remote control and online meetings software, today announced the findings of its airbackup Employee...

Ovum reveals global LTE subscriptions reach 250 million milestone

18th September 2014 The number of LTE mobile broadband subscriptions worldwide reached the milestone of 250 million in the first quarter of 2014, according to global analyst firm Ovum. Ovum's...

BLACKBERRY ENHANCES MOBILE PAYMENT CAPABILITIES FOR BBM USERS

Jakarta, Indonesia (Sept. 18, 2014) – BlackBerry® Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a global leader in mobile communications, announced a series of new initiatives today that will enhance...

LTE Reinvigorates the Broadband Wireless Access Marketplace

Singapore - 18 Sep 2014 ​LTE has turbocharged the mobile Internet experience for end-users, which has reflected in rapid adoption of LTE-capable smartphones along with other mobile devices, but it...

Frost & Sullivan: Government Initiatives to Strengthen Demand for Telematics in Commercial Vehicles in China

Shanghai,ChinaSep 17, 2014 – While the ability of telematics to improve operations is undisputed, the technology has been slow to take off in the Chinese commercial vehicle market due...

Investments in Mobility and Analytics Set to Spur Strong IT Spending Growth in MEA Finance Sector

17 Sep 2014 IT spending by financial institutions in the big four markets of the Middle East and Africa (MEA) — Saudi Arabia, South Africa, the UAE, and Turkey — is set for strong...

Gartner Says Worldwide Smartwatch and Wristband Market Is Poised for Take Off

STAMFORD, Conn., September 17, 2014 As smartphone vendors and component suppliers continue to expand into the wearables market, Gartner, Inc. predicts that by 2016 smartwatches will comprise about...

NPD DisplaySearch: Three Quarters of High Resolution Smartphone LCDs Will Ship to Apple and Chinese Brands

Santa Clara, Calif., August 27, 2014—According to the Quarterly Mobile Phone Display Shipment and Forecast Report, in 2014, Apple and Chinese brands are expected to purchase nearly...

Global Smartphone Shipments to Reach 1.2Bn this year as Economy Smartphone Sales Surge, finds Juniper Research

Hampshire, UK – 16th September 2014: Leading mobile analyst firm Juniper Research estimates that the number of smartphone shipments will approach 1.2bn this year, an increase of 19% from 985m...

Global RF Power Amplifier Market for Tablets is Posting Strong Growth from 2014 to 2018: TechNavio

London, 15 September 2014 – TechNavio, a global tech-focused research firm has announced the publication of its market research report on the Global RF Power Amplifier Market for Tablets...

Active DAS Challenges Small Cells on the Road to 5G, as TE Connectivity, Axell, and Corning Flex Their Muscles

Austin, Texas - 15 Sep 2014 ​There is fierce competition between Distributed Antenna Systems (DAS) and small cells vendors for coverage and capacity in the $US8.5 billion enterprise in-building...

Wolters Kluwer Health Survey Finds Nurses and Healthcare Institutions Accepting Professional Use of Online Reference & Mobile Technology

September 10, 2014 - Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information and point-of-care solutions for the healthcare industry, today announced results of a new survey that looks at the...

Global Driverless Vehicle Shipments to Reach 14 Million by 2030

London, United Kingdom - 12 Sep 2014 ​Global driverless vehicle shipments will increase from 1.1 million in 2024 to more than 42 million in 2035, with an installed driverless vehicle base reaching...

Apple Announces Record Pre-orders for iPhone 6 & iPhone 6 Plus Top Four Million in First 24 Hours

CUPERTINO, California—September 15, 2014—Apple® today announced a record number of first day pre-orders of iPhone® 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, the biggest advancements in iPhone history,...

A Billion Devices on LTE Networks by 2017 Face BYOD Security Threat, Says Vitesse

LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- CTIA SUPER MOBILITY WEEK - The rapid growth of the BYOD market, coupled with an explosion in 4G networks fed by small cell deployment, is creating an IT security threat...

Gartner Says More than 75 Percent of Mobile Applications will Fail Basic Security Tests Through 2015

Dubai, September 14, 2014 Through 2015, more than 75 percent of mobile applications will fail basic security tests, according to Gartner, Inc. Enterprise employees download from app stores and use...

Global survey finds 85% of mobile apps fail to provide basic privacy information

News release: 10 September 2014 A survey of over 1,200 mobile apps by 26 privacy regulators from across the world has shown that a high number of apps are accessing large amounts of personal...

Gartner Says Over 20 Percent of Enterprises Will Have Digital Security Services Devoted to Protecting Business Initiatives Using the Internet of Things by End of 2017

Dubai, September 11, 2014 By year-end 2017, over 20 percent of enterprises will have digital security services devoted to protecting business initiatives using devices and services in the Internet...