Blackphone encrypted communications to the masses

The Blackphone handset, which is being unveiled at Mobile World Congress, goes on sale in June for $629. It looks like a typical Android smartphone and is based on a security-hardened version of the OS called “PrivatOS.” Standard applications include … Continue reading

Wireless Charging Gets a New Standard

FREMONT, California and HOUSTON, Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — The Alliance for Wireless Power (A4WP) and Power Matters Alliance (PMA) today announced that the two associations have signed an agreement aimed at establishing global interoperability of these two leading wireless power standards.  The PMA … Continue reading

Tmobile wins color lawsuit against AIO

A federal court has granted T-Mobile a preliminary injunction against AT&T subsidiary Aio Wireless on grounds that the low-cost carrier’s color scheme infringes on T-Mobile’s iconic magenta. In the decision, Federal District Court judge Lee Rosenthal writes that “T-Mobile has … Continue reading

BYOD: Consequences on your own business

BYOD (Bring your Own Device): Consequences on your own business Whether you’re an IT administrator or an end user, you have probably observed that BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) has become more prevalent than ever in most companies these days. … Continue reading

Smartphone Sales Surge According to Gartner

According to Gartner (a leading technology research and advisory company) the worldwide smartphone market in sales grew by 42.9 percent year-over-year in Q1, 2013.  Gartner pegs the total number of sales at 210 million units driven by the smartphone sales … Continue reading

How Mobile Phones Make the World a Global Village

Many years back when countries were not developed and the world was still lying in the sphere of developing sector that time only villages existed on the entire globe. During that time, everyone communicated through their words only and there … Continue reading

Samsung Galaxy S4 Cases Let Your Personality Shine

Everyone is excited about Samsung’s latest edition to the Galaxy family of smart phones (or phablets as some call them), the S4. The S4 has an impressive list of features: it carriers a full HD 1920×1080 Amoled display, the latest Android … Continue reading

White House Petition for Unlocking Cell Phones

This site doesn’t normally get into political forays; however, for this I will wade into the mess.  I have an opponent of locked cell phones, big time.  I found the following story which describes an online petition to call for … Continue reading