Articles Comments

QR Code Press Mobile Commerce News Articles

QR Code Press » Technology News

Mobile security threats warrant great protection efforts, says DHS report

Mobile security threats warrant great protection efforts, says DHS report

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); The Department of Homeland Security released recommendations about both devices and networks. A new report addressing mobile security threats was recently submitted by the Department of Homeland Security to Congress. The document suggested that the federal government would be wise to take a more active position in the organizations developing mobile device and network tech standards. The DHS also recommended expanding the Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation cybersecurity service. That is the service it provides … Read entire article »

Filed under: Featured News, Mobile Commerce Security, Technology News

Apple has taken Fitbit’s wearable technology crown

Apple has taken Fitbit’s wearable technology crown

Despite the fact that Tim Cook continues to refuse to reveal the sales figures for the Apple Watch, it has still beaten Fitbit. The Apple Watch sales numbers remain a mystery because of the company’s policy not to reveal this information about its wearable technology or other devices. However, despite the silence about the numbers, Apple has been declared the leader in the wearables market. Fitbit had previously held the top spot because of its highly popular … Read entire article »

Filed under: Featured News, Gadgets, Technology News

Teensy tiny Jelly smartphone has 2.5 inch display and 4G

Teensy tiny Jelly smartphone has 2.5 inch display and 4G

The very small sized device will retail for only $109 and will run on Android 7.0. The Jelly smartphone may be exceptionally small but it’s making a very big splash by standing out in a crowded market. With a teensy 2.45 inch display, the device will cost only $109 and will run on Android 7.0. In a marketplace where screens are getting bigger, this tiny device is definitely different. Moreover, the creators of the Jelly phone have … Read entire article »

Filed under: Featured News, Gadgets, Technology News

iPhone 8 may see late release due to fingerprint reader production problems

iPhone 8 may see late release due to fingerprint reader production problems

Cowen and Company of Wall Street reported that the scanner tech is to blame for the smartphone’s delay. Wall Street firm, Cowen and Company, issued note to investors saying the iPhone 8 release will be delayed. It pointed to production issues regarding the fingerprint reader to explain the delay. That same issue has been reported by a number of other Apple followers and media outlets. Fans of Apple products expected the iPhone 8 to launch in September as … Read entire article »

Filed under: Featured News, Gadgets, Technology News

Top Ways to Make Your Business Environmentally Friendly

Top Ways to Make Your Business Environmentally Friendly

If you are a business owner that’s environmentally conscious… you have the ability to really make a difference by changing the way your business functions. You may think that you need to dip into your expenses to go green but that’s not even remotely true. In most cases, you can go green without spending a single cent. Here are some of the top ways to make your business a part of the solution and not the … Read entire article »

Filed under: Featured News, Technology News, Trends

Samsung mobile security gets a boost with former US Department of Defense CIO

Samsung mobile security gets a boost with former US Department of Defense CIO

The South Korean consumer electronics giant has hired the security heavyweight, say recent reports. Former Chief Information Officer Terry Halvorsen, of the U.S. Department of Defense, is now an executive vice president boosting Samsung mobile security. The company reported the new hire to its mobile division over official channels. Halvorsen was with the Department of Defense until February 2017, after which time he retired from his position. Media speculation suggests Halvorsen will provide considerable Samsung mobile security support … Read entire article »

Filed under: Featured News, Mobile Commerce Security, Technology News

Athletic wearable technology is now available for horses

Athletic wearable technology is now available for horses

It may not be the Apple Watch but equine wearables may help improve both animal training and health. The athletic wearable technology industry is continuing its rapid growth among humans, but now horses are also benefiting from the tech. While wrist-worn pedometers and heart rate monitors have become commonplace for people to wear, a German startup called HorseAnalytics is using devices to enhance equestrian sports. The goal of these wearables is to change the way we understand … Read entire article »

Filed under: Featured News, Gadgets, Technology News

Location based advertising drives response from vast majority of millennials

Location based advertising drives response from vast majority of millennials

Eighty four percent of this highly influential generation will act on that type of notification. While location based advertising remains in its earliest stages, it is proving to be highly appealing to an important demographic. Recent research shows that millennials are responding to this type of ad notification. In fact, the study said 84 percent of millennials are more likely to respond to a brand as a result of geolocation ads. The research results were published in “Mobile … Read entire article »

Filed under: Featured News, Mobile Marketing, Technology News

Two Google services see serious changes in the hopes of improvement

Two Google services see serious changes in the hopes of improvement

The search giant’s News and YouTube products are getting some important updates. In the battle against content theft and fake news, two Google services are receiving an important update. Google has announced upcoming changes to both its News and YouTube video streaming service. The company has faced heavy criticism over certain Google services that are paving the way for abuse. Among the ways that certain people are misusing the products include posting fake news and stealing content from … Read entire article »

Filed under: Featured News, Mobile Apps, Technology News

Android Apple Music app gets iOS-style update

Android Apple Music app gets iOS-style update

The mobile application underwent a sizeable update altering the design to mimic the iPhone version. The Android version of the Apple Music app has been updated. The new application design appears strikingly similar to the iOS version. Aside from the changes in the look of the mobile app, content has now been segregated into a few categories such as For You, Browse, and Radio, and the Playing screen itself is very similar to the iPhone version. The … Read entire article »

Filed under: Featured News, Mobile Apps, Technology News

Mobile ad success appears to depend on certain specific characteristics

Mobile ad success appears to depend on certain specific characteristics

Celtra and On Device Research data shows that there are some features that make smartphone advertising work. The best mobile ad success looks as though it is the result of certain common characteristics. This, according to a report from Celtra and On Device Research. The report detailed an analysis of the top 20 percent of mobile advertisements based on ad recall and intent to purchase. The analysis compared a number of different characteristics of mobile ads to … Read entire article »

Filed under: Featured News, Mobile Marketing, Technology News