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Top mobile payments app users are Millennials

Top mobile payments app users are Millennials

In China, this generation is leading the way in the use of smartphones as credit and debit cards. A recent study has revealed that mobile payments app use is greatly driven by Millennials. The research indicated that Chinese device users between the ages of 21 and 39 are top users of these applications. Mobile wallets are seeing the highest use by device owners from 21 to 29 and 30 to 39 years old. eMarketer conducted this research and … Read entire article »

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Top mobile security threats include app collusion and ransomware

Top mobile security threats include app collusion and ransomware

Intel Security has released the results of its latest data analysis and has revealed the leading problems. Intel Security data has revealed the leading mobile security threats. Mobile app collusion, ransomware and the Pinkslipbot Trojan are among the top cybersecurity problems. These threats have been growing especially quickly over the last quarter. Ransomware has been spending a great deal of time within the media spotlight over the last short while. The recent McAfee Labs Threats Report: June 2016 … Read entire article »

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BMW tire QR codes are setting a new standard

BMW tire QR codes are setting a new standard

These unique quick response codes provide information about the full life cycle of those products. BMW has decided to take it upon itself to change the way tires are registered by branding each one with unique tire QR codes that will make it possible to trace that product throughout its individual life cycle. The new quick response codes were unveiled in Germany at the REIFEN Show by 4JET Technologies. The tire QR codes solution was created by 4JET … Read entire article »

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QR code scanner added to Bing Search app

QR code scanner added to Bing Search app

The quick response code reader and image search are some of the top new features of the application. The Bing Search app from Microsoft has just received a considerable update that has brought a number of new features to its offerings, which include a built-in QR code scanner as well as the opportunity to use image search. It’s important to note that the upgrade for this mobile application are currently available only in the U.S. While the go-to … Read entire article »

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Pokemon QR codes feature added to Sun and Moon

Pokemon QR codes feature added to Sun and Moon

A quick response code scanning function will make it possible to easily register additions to their Pokédexes. The capability for scanning Pokemon QR codes is on its way back among the new and returning features that are being brought to Pokémon Sun and Moon, which is the most recent of the Nintendo 3DS games within this franchise for monster catching. By completing a quick scan of a quick response code, Pokémon can be easily registered into a … Read entire article »

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Mobile ad blocking exploded by 90 percent last year

Mobile ad blocking exploded by 90 percent last year

A new PageFair report has shown that the rate of use has gone up by hundreds of millions of device users. According to a recent report based on a study by PageFair, a publishing consultancy, mobile ad blocking took off in 2015 to the point that it reached a massive growth of 90 percent when compared to the year before. The report indicated that by 2016, there were an estimated 419 million people using this mobile ad … Read entire article »

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Could using a portable phone charger bring you the lowest Uber fares?

Could using a portable phone charger bring you the lowest Uber fares?

The rideshare company revealed customers with dying smartphone batteries are more likely to accept surge pricing. While Uber has been quite open about the fact that it uses surge pricing at times of top demand, such as New Year’s Eve, it could be that a portable phone charger might one day make the difference in whether or not a customer will be paying more. The Uber mobile app is able to detect when a user’s smartphone battery … Read entire article »

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iPhone YouTube virtual reality experience now available for all videos

iPhone YouTube virtual reality experience now available for all videos

The latest Google Cardboard update now means that Apple smartphone users can see any video they want in VR. The most recent iOS update that has been released for Google Cardboard now means that the YouTube virtual reality viewing feature is now available to iPhone users for every video available on the massive database. Before the release of this update, that iOS functionality had been limited to only a certain few 360 degree videos. That said, users of … Read entire article »

Filed under: Augmented Reality, Featured News, Mobile Apps