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  1. FirstNews Briefs: WIND Mobile, NQ Mobile, SITRI, AT&TRead the original story

    19 min ago | Wireless Week

    WIND Mobile is partnering with LifeLine Syria to help Syrian refugee families who are coming to Canada by providing them with mobile phones and wireless service, free of charge. Canadians wanting to contribute to the effort are invited to bring any surplus mobile phones they may have to any WIND Mobile store for donation.


  2. For some people, the older the smartphone, the betterRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    Between splashy launches, lavish new-phone offers and frequent software updates that slow down your old handset, it sometimes feels like the entire technology industry is pushing you to buy the latest smartphone. Yet some holdouts resist.


  3. Man admits to being accomplice to 'professional burglar'Read the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | This is Wiltshire

    A SECOND man has admitted being the accomplice of a 'professional burglar' during a string of hotel raids on the same day. Dominic Chandler was involved in the series of break ins which took place between Cirencester and Swindon during the summer.


  4. Celkon to invest Rs.250 crore in Telangana, Andhra unitsRead the original story

    44 min ago | Nerve News

    Indian mobile phones maker Celkon Mobiles said on Tuesday that it will invest Rs.250 crore in its manufacturing facilities in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh over next six months. The facilities in Hyderabad and Tirupati will manufacture both mobile phones and tablets.


  5. Samsung patent filings promise e-reading on screens that fold like a book, roll like a magRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | TeleRead

    Digital device patent tracking website Patently Mobile has just shared details of some interesting Samsung patent applications, extracted from the U.S. Patent Office. As readers will know, I've been posting a lot lately about new possibilities in mobile displays from cutting-edge technologies .


  6. Shakeup: Samsung Replaces Mobile-Unit ChiefRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Bloomberg

    Samsung replaced the executive overseeing its mobile-phone business as the company tries to protect a dwindling sales lead against Apple and Chinese makers. Bloomberg's Jungah Lee reports on "Trending Business."


  7. Quocirca Insights: Store Wars - The Purse AwakensRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Computer Weekly

    In the history of mobile payments, it seems that much has been promised, many technologies and innovations have appeared, but a universal payment system still seems far, far away. Yes we have PayPal for online payments, but the in-store digital payment experience is complicated and patchy.


  8. Samsung appoints new mobile boss to replace J.K. ShinRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PC World

    Samsung Electronics has appointed D.J. Koh, head of mobile research and development, as the new chief of the company's mobile communications business. The move follows some setbacks in Samsung's mobile business during the tenure of the former head J.K. Shin, including an underestimation this year of demand for the Galaxy S6 edge, while overestimating demand for the Galaxy S6 with a non-curved screen.


  9. The auto manufacturers are moving in the wrong direction - providing more connectivity...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | EETimes

    Given that taking connectivity away from drivers is nearly impossible , what is the key to reducing accidents? Just before Thanksgiving, the Department of Transportation's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration released preliminary data showing that the number of deaths from traffic accidents in the United States jumped 8.1 percent in the first half of 2015, compared with the same period last year. The data is troubling not only because it reverses the slight decline in traffic deaths in the United States in 2014, but also because it suggests that smartphones and other connected devices are causing a lot of dumb - and dangerous - driving.


  10. Nokia prices virtual reality camera at $60,000Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Reuters

    Finland's Nokia on Tuesday said it will price its virtual reality camera at $60,000 and begin its shipments in the first quarter of next year. Launched initially in July, the spherical camera features eight sensors and microphones and it is designed for making 3D movies and games that can be watched and played with virtual reality headsets.


  11. Advertise with UsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | WKOW-TV

    SMS stands for Short Message Service. This is what is commonly known as a "text message."


  12. Tech Tuesday: Securing your cellphoneRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WSAW

    For most of us, cell phones carry our most important and private information. If we lose our phones, it's not only an inconvenience, it can be scary knowing it's in a stranger's hands.


  13. Why Gwynedd is one of worst places to break down or have an accident in the UKRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    Gwynedd has been named as one of the worst places to break down or have an accident in the whole of the UK. New data published by the RAC shows that there are 172 miles of roads in the county with no mobile phone signal at all, meaning that if anyone were to have a crash or their vehicle broke down, they'd have no way of contacting anyone for assistance.


  14. Namibia: Windhoek Warders Seize 147 Cellphones in PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    Officers at Windhoek Correctional Facility have since January seized 147 mobile phones from inmates and from people trying to smuggle cellphones into the facility, previously known the Windhoek Central Prison. An inmate at the Windhoek Correctional Facility said wardens would continue confiscating cell-phones from inmates unless the mobile network is jammed.


  15. UW researchers estimate poverty and wealth from cell phone metadataRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | EurekAlert!

    ... to estimate the distribution of wealth and poverty in an area by studying metadata from calls and texts made on cell phones. Such metadata contains information about the time, location and nature of the "mobile phone events" but not their content. ...


  16. ACE Names Personal Lines Leadership Team for Overseas General InsuranceRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Insurance Journal West

    ACE Ltd. has appointed the future personal lines leadership team for the new Chubb Group's Overseas General Insurance division. The leadership appointments will take effect upon completion of the acquisition of Chubb, which is expected in the first quarter of 2016.


  17. Samsung names new smartphone head on struggling businessRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    South Korea n tech behemoth Samsung Electronics on Tuesday named a new head of its smartphone division as the mobile phone-making business is struggling amid fiercer competition with rivals. Samsung said in a statement that Koh Dongjin, executive vice president in charge of mobile R&D, was promoted to president of its mobile division to take over day-to-day operations from his predecessor Shin Jong Kyun.


  18. Responsive Web Design 101 for Small BusinessRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Black Enterprise

    In April of 2015, Google began implementation of its "mobile-friendly" search algorithm update, and soon thereafter revealed its mobile phone search volume now exceeds desktop/tablet search volume in the U.S., Japan, and eight other countries. These incredibly important data points demonstrate how mobile Internet usage is changing the rules of the game for company websites.


  19. Fears Telstra phone tower jeopardises safety in fire-risk areasRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Residents of high fire-risk areas fear a planned new Telstra mobile phone tower will be built in the wrong spot, compromising coverage and risking safety. Their concerns come after a Telstra manager reportedly said the company was "not an emergency services organisation" and that it had "no obligation to deliver a network for safety purposes".


  20. There's limited 3G on 5,000 miles of Norfolk's roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Eastern Daily Press

    Whether you have broken down on your way to a wedding, need to make an urgent business call or you are well and truly lost many of us use our mobile phones whilst on the road. However on more than 13pc of the region's roads you could struggle to send a text, a study has revealed.