Technology News Stories
AT&T Continues North Carolina Hiring In 2015 -- Bringing Nearly 100 New Technician Jobs To State
CHARLOTTE,N.C., Jan. 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --AT&T* today announced it is looking to fill nearly 100 new technician positions in North Carolina. The jobs are needed to meet growing demand for AT&T's Internet, voice and video..... ...Read More »
Creole Nature Trail App Now Available in Additional Languages
Lake Charles, La. (PRWEB) January 29, 2015 The Creole Nature Trail All-American Road, also known as Louisianas Outback, has been brought to life with a free Smartphone application in six languages. The free app ca...
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Apple Closing in on Samsung in Global Smartphone Market Dominance: IDCApple made waves earlier this week with the record-breaking news it shipped more than 74 million iPhones in a single quarter. 2015 is looking increasingly optimistic for the Cupertino, Calif.-headquartered company based on year end observations by market research firm IDC. According to its annual review published on Thursday, Apple "fell just short" of surpassing Samsung for the top spot in the global smartphone market. ...Read More »
Viacom to Bring Video-streaming Subscriptions to Nickelodeon FansSpongeBob Squarepants may soon move from his pineapple under the sea to an app on your smartphone. Philippe Dauman, chief executive of Nickelodeon's parent company Viacom, said on a call with investors Thursday, the channel is planning a standalone video service with a focus on mobile viewers. Dauman added, Nickelodeon will unveil the service next month, possibly under a separate name. ...Read More »
xG Technology CN1300 Access Point Receives FCC Certification, Enabling Commercial Shipment
SARASOTA, Fla., Jan. 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --xG Technology, Inc. ("xG" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: XGTI, XGTIW; AIM: XGTU.L, XGT.L), a developer of wireless communications and spectrum sharing technologies, is pleased to announce that the xMax CN1300 Access Point has received certification from the U.S. Federal Communication..... ...Read More »
Broadcom Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Results
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Free Microsoft Office Apps are Now Officially Available on Android TabletsAndroid tablet users now have full-fledged Word, Excel and PowerPoint apps — for free. The beta versions of the Android apps have already been available in "preview" to some Microsoft users, but the official suite of Office apps launched in the Google Play store on Thursday. Some of the premium and business features, though, are only available for Office 365 subscribers. As with the Android, Microsoft Office for iOS, which launched in March 2014, is free to use. Of course, Microsoft has other plans for its Office suite beyond free-to-use apps. The desktop-friendly Office 2016 is slated for launch sometime later this year. ...Read More »
Apple May Have Dethroned Samsung as the World's Biggest Smartphone ManufacturerApple's stellar earnings report from Wednesday mostly revolved around one fascinating number: the 74.5 million iPhones sold in the December quarter. It not only propelled Apple's profit to $18 billion — the biggest quarterly profit posted by any company, ever — but also may have dethroned Samsung as the biggest smartphone manufacturer in the world. Samsung did not publicly disclose the number of smartphones sold in the quarter, so this statistic hasn't been confirmed. ...Read More »
VirnetX Granted New Security Patent
ZEPHYR COVE, Nev., Jan. 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --VirnetX Holding Corporation (NYSE MKT: VHC), an Internet security software and technology company, announced today that the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has granted VirnetXPatent Number 8,943,201: Method for Establishing Encrypted Channel. ...Read More »
Top 10 Best Web Design Firms Awarded by 10 Best Design
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Grammy Awards Partner with MJD to Launch New Mobile & Tablet Application
Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) January 29, 2015 Today the Grammy Awards officially launched an updated and improved application for mobile and tablet devices that will enhance and expand music fans experience of the 57t...
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