Comments: 0Wednesday, October 12th 2016 - 09:25 CEST
First keynote speakers for the Mobile World Congress 2017 - The GSMA provided an update on the 2017 Mobile World Congress, including the first keynote speakers for the conference, as well as new programmes, events and sponsors. The Mobile World Congress will be held 27 February - 2 March 2017 at Fira Gran Via in Barcelona, with events also taking place at Fira Montjuïc. Across the keynotes and track sessions, the conference will examine topics such as connecting the unconnected, digital commerce, digital content, disruptive technologies, enterprise mobility, financial services, Internet of Things and connected living, mobile identity and privacy, next-generation networks and security, among others.
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Comments: 0Tuesday, October 11th 2016 - 11:35 CEST
The Netherlands has first nationwide LoRa network for Internet of Things - As from today the KPN LoRa network is available throughout the Netherlands. This makes the Netherlands the first country in the world to have a nationwide LoRa network for Internet of Things (IoT) applications. Over the past eight months a lot of hard work has gone into the rollout of the network, so it is now available outdoors throughout the Netherlands. KPN’s LoRa went live at the beginning of November 2015 in Rotterdam and The Hague. Because of substantial customer interest the rollout of the network was speeded up at the beginning of the year.
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Comments: 0Thursday, September 22nd 2016 - 08:35 CEST
World’s First 1Terabyte SDXC memory card at Photokina 2016 - Western Digital Corporation, a global storage technology and solutions leader, unveiled its SanDisk 1TB terabyte SDXC flash memory card prototype at the world's leading trade fair for photo and video professionals. Since the introduction of the record-breaking 512GB SanDisk Extreme PRO SDXC UHS-I Memory Card at Photokina 2014, Western Digital has proven it can nearly double the capacity in the same SD card form factor using proprietary technology. Higher capacity cards expand the possibilities for professional videographers and photographers, giving them even greater ability to create more of the highest quality content, without the interruption of changing cards.
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Comments: 1Sunday, September 18th 2016 - 20:15 CEST
New iPhone 2016 series : Apple introduced the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, packed with unique innovations that improve all the ways iPhone is used every day. The new iPhone features new advanced camera systems that take pictures like never before, more power and performance with the best battery life ever on an iPhone, immersive stereo speakers, wide colour system from camera to display, two new beautiful finishes, and is the first water and dust resistant iPhone. iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus is already available in more than 25 countries.
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Comments: 1Sunday, September 11th 2016 - 09:35 CEST
Android smartphones launched by Sony Mobile - Sony recently announced two incredible additions to its new X-Series smartphones. Continuing the vision set out at MWC in February, the flagship Xperia XZ and premium Xperia X Compact offer an even more intelligent, personalised experience. The Sony Xperia XZ is driven by its Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor to provide a seamless experience on your phone. As one of the most cutting-edge mobile processors ever created, the Snapdragon 820 processor with X12 LTE supports the ultimate in connectivity, graphics, photography, power and battery efficiency. Xperia XZ will launch globally from October 2016 and Xperia X Compact will launch globally from September 2016.
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Comments: 2Wednesday, September 7th 2016 - 08:35 CEST
Two new Android smartphones launched by Huawei - Huawei Mobile debuted the Huawei Nova and Huawei Nova Plus, the first Android phones in the new series designed to meet the needs of today’s most dynamic consumers. The nova smartphone series features a stunning multi-curve design, camera advances for more vivid photography and performance updates for enhanced usability. Every feature of the Huawei Nova and Huawei Nova Plus is designed to support consumers’ fast-paced lifestyles and express their unique personalities, whether that means capturing the perfect selfie or taking thousands of shots on a single charge.
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Comments: 2Wednesday, August 24th 2016 - 20:10 CEST
The GSMA today announced the first details of the 2017 Mobile World Congress, including exhibitors, sponsors, programmes and activities taking place at the annual mobile industry event. As always, the exhibition at Mobile World Congress brings together the leading players from across the mobile ecosystem, as well as adjacent industry sectors such as automotive and consumer electronics, putting the spotlight on the innovative products, services and technologies that are shaping the mobile landscape. Under the theme “Mobile: The Next Element”, Mobile World Congress will be held 27 February - 2 March 2017 at Fira Gran Via in Barcelona, with events also taking place at Fira Montjuïc.
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Comments: 0Wednesday, August 10th 2016 - 13:50 CEST
Samsung Galaxy J smartphone series - The Indian division of Samsung Electronics has released two large-screen Android phones. The Galaxy J2 2016, with two new innovations and the Galaxy J Max, which comes with an large 7-inch WXGA touch display. The Galaxy J2 2016 and Galaxy J Max are powered by 1.5 GHz Quad Core processor. Both smartphones have 1.5 GB RAM for advanced multitasking. The Galaxy J2 2016 and Galaxy J Max support 128GB and 200GB expandable memory respectively to ensure users never run out of space. The battery capacity has been expanded on both smartphones with the Galaxy J2 2016 sporting a 30% larger 2,600mAh battery as compared to the 2015 model. The Samsung Galaxy J Max features an 4,000mAh high capacity battery.
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Comments: 0Monday, August 8th 2016 - 11:25 CEST
New Samsung tablet with Iris recognition technology - Samsung Electronics India has recently announced the launch of Galaxy Tab Iris featuring iris-recognition technology that is ready for Aadhaar authentication through an integrated and highly secure biometric device. The Samsung Galaxy Tab Iris powered by iris technology will enable users to access services remotely by embedding Aadhaar iris-biometric authentication capabilities. This alignment will provide a more secure authentication and verification process and help the country transition away from traditional authentication processes. It is a breakthrough technology as E-KYC can be carried out in seconds whereas the traditional KYC takes up to 2 to 7 days.
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Comments: 0Monday, August 8th 2016 - 10:00 CEST
Innovative new features added in Galaxy smartphones - Samsung Electronics had launched industry first S-bike mode, a dedicated bike mode that lets consumers 'ride tension free' while encouraging responsible riding. This was based on the insight that two-wheeler riders receive a lot of unimportant calls and notifications while riding. The S-bike mode’s urgent call alert system notifies callers through an automated answering machine that the user is riding and is unavailable to take calls. However, callers have the option to press 1 in case the phone call is urgent. As a safety feature, the in-built motion lock ensures that the rider has to come to a halt before they can answer the call.
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