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  • Happtique Mobile Health App Draft Guidelines Are Available

    Happtique, which runs a marketplace for mobile health applications, has released its draft guidelines on medical app development. Described as a "Good Housekeeping" seal of mobile apps by Happtique CEO Ben Chodor, the App Certification Program specifies which types of apps satisfy standards on operability, privacy, security and content, the company reported. Happtique is a unit of GNYHA Ventures, the business arm of the Greater New York Hospital Association. It launched the App Certification Program ...

    Posted at July 13, 2012 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • ATandT CEO Stephenson: 8 Takeaways from His Fortune Interview

    ATT CEO Randall Stephenson took the stage at Fortune’s Brainstorm Tech conference in Aspen, Colo. July 17, speaking candidly and in some detail with interviewer Stephanie Mehta. Compared to the interview Apple CEO Tim Cook gave a few months back, telling his All Things D interviewers, as he took his seat, “Never have I seen the things I can’t talk about today,” Stephenson was downright open. While he didn’t spill any beans about the upcoming ...

    Posted at July 18, 2012 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • iPhone 5 With Revamped Dock Could Render Old Accessories Obsolete

    Although the latest version of Apple’s iPhone, commonly referred to as the iPhone 5, is generating huge excitement months away from its expected debut, a report from Reuters, which suggests the company may be ditching its standard 30-pin dock connector for a smaller, 19-pin connector at the bottom of the device, could irk some party faithful who will have to replace any and all iPhone accessories that use the dock to connect to the smartphone. According to unnamed sources familiar with ...

    Posted at July 24, 2012 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • Mobile Devices at Risk of Theft During London Olympics: Report

    While athletes traveling to London for the Summer Olympic Games are looking to get their hands on the gold medal, spectators should try and keep one hand on their mobile phones. An estimated 67,000 mobile phones are likely to be lost or stolen during the games, according to security experts at Venafi, a provider of enterprise key and certificate-management solutions. As the number of smartphones and tablets has exploded in recent years, this year's games ...

    Posted at July 28, 2012 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • Samsung Debuts Embedded Multimedia Memory for Smartphones, Tablets

    Technology giant Samsung is looking to up the ante when it comes to smartphone storage solutions with the production of an ultra-fast embedded memory for smartphones, tablets and other mobile devices in 16-, 32- and 64-gigabyte (GB) densities. The new cards, dubbed the eMMC (embedded multimedia card) Pro Class 1500, which the company claims can reach 1,500 inputs/outputs per second (IOPS) when writing data. The company noted, however, IOPS results were based on Samsung lab ...

    Posted at August 3, 2012 | By : | Categories : Blog | 2,328 Comments