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Time’s 50 Most Influential Gadgets list places the iPhone at the top

Time’s 50 Most Influential Gadgets list places the iPhone at the top

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); The publication has said that no tech device has ever had a greater impact on the world than the Apple smartphone. Time magazine has now released its list of the devices it has listed among its 50 Most Influential Gadgets of all time and the iPhone has been given the very top position as having the greatest impact on the way people live their daily lives including both work and playtime. The publication … Read entire article »

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Smartphone battery technology that lasts for life accidentally found by scientists

Smartphone battery technology that lasts for life accidentally found by scientists

Researchers have discovered a nanowire-based material that will allow for hundreds of thousands of recharges. Scientists in California have now come up with a type of smartphone battery technology material that uses nanowires and that can be recharged hundreds of thousands of times before wearing out. This opens up the potential for new computer and mobile device batteries that could last a … Read entire article »

Is Rovio using an Angry Birds QR code to jump the shark, or is it genius?

Is Rovio using an Angry Birds QR code to jump the shark, or is it genius?

The mobile games success story is now launching new barcodes, augmented reality and a new app. Rovio had held onto the most popular mobile games spot for a long time, but as its top title started to fade it is now using gimmicks like an Angry Birds QR code as a part of a new free app it has launched to … Read entire article »

Samsung virtual reality could mean the end of the traditional bedtime story

Samsung virtual reality could mean the end of the traditional bedtime story

Will this VR technology one day take over this parent-child bonding time as the electronics giant suggests? “The future of children’s bedtime” in the form of a mobile app with Samsung virtual reality stories has now been unveiled with the goal of giving kids a much more three dimensional version of the tales they once had to imagine in their minds. The … Read entire article »

Tracking QR codes let parcels and packages communicate with recipients

Tracking QR codes let parcels and packages communicate with recipients

The Gopher delivery tracing Android mobile app uses quick response codes to relay a huge amount of info. Gopher has now announced that it is using tracking QR codes with its Android app in order to provide customers with the opportunity to gain a great deal more information about their parcels than would be possible through the use of a traditional … Read entire article »

Mobile commerce sales from iPhones finally match market-leading iPads

Mobile commerce sales from iPhones finally match market-leading iPads

Tablet based shopping is growing in numbers and in transaction size, but smartphones are catching up. According to Bizrate Insights Q1 2016 data that has been recently released, mobile commerce sales being transacted over iPhones have now caught up to the lead which has previously been held by iPads. The larger screen tablet devices had previously been seen as m-commerce drivers but … Read entire article »

Mobile advertising in the United States saw a shocking growth rate last year

Mobile advertising in the United States saw a shocking growth rate last year

Though it didn’t come as a surprise that marketing over this channel would rise, it was the amount that astounded. The results of an Interactive Advertising Bureau study are in and they’ve revealed that mobile advertising composed the largest segment of online ad revenue, having made up 35 percent of the total $59.6 billion in the U.S. It appears that mobile marketing … Read entire article »

QR codes on toddler shoes steal the spotlight at Geneva Inventions Show

QR codes on toddler shoes steal the spotlight at Geneva Inventions Show

When you take into account that other exhibits included a lovemaking couch, that’s quite an achievement. One exhibitor at the Geneva Inventions Show did a great job of featuring the potential of QR codes, this year, as the toddler shoes appeared to draw even more attention than a sofa that could automatically transform into a surface better designed for spur of … Read entire article »