Mobile logistics is the "next big thing" in the industrial transformation process known as Industrie 4.0, explains an article at Techtag.
A new mobile app called the Medina Alert system enables anyone with a smartphone to report hit-and-run drivers in Colorado. Ten other states are considering deploying a similar app.
Wal-Mart's innovation lab--@WalmartLabs--is buying Stylr, a mobile app that enables shoppers to find clothes in nearby stores, for an undisclosed consideration. This marks the 13th acquisition by the retailer's technology lab in the past three years.
Major retailer Walmart is enhancing its mobile platform by adding e-receipts as an alternative to the normal paper slip usually given to customers.
Steve Horng, an emergency physician at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, has been testing Google Glass in the emergency room. Google Glass enables ER doctors to see a patient's records and status without having to look up the information on a computer screen.
Real estate firm Keller Williams International wanted to build a mobile app that would provide rapid access to essential information for its agents and an ongoing communications channel between the agents and their clients, explained Cary Sylvester at a CITE Conference session on Tuesday.
True Value Company built a mobile application that enables in-store personnel to immediately access inventory to answer customer questions and order products, Michael Weeder, retail systems architect at the company, told an audience here at the CITE Conference.
The National Institute of Standards and Technology released this week a free mobile app management vetting tool called AppVet.
PayPal President David Marcus appears to be taking his recent frustrations out on employees.
A social discovery mobile dating app is among the first to come up with a feature to dislocate your location via GPS shifting. It lies about where you are to Facebook and other social media, to pesky retailers tracking you in their store and even to quite a few big data brokers. Yes, this app is giving a single raised digital finger to anyone who dares to try to track the user. Here's how...