Tag Archives: Computing

24Feb/21

Opera continues its growth in Africa with launch of Hype, an in-browser chat service for Opera Mini users

Opera (NASDAQ: OPRA) is announcing the launch of its new dedicated chat service Hype, built into mobile web browser Opera Mini. With the introduction of Hype, Opera is rethinking the concept of mobile browsers, providing users with a personalized, engaging browsing experience that enables seamless surfing, sharing and communication – without compromising speed or driving increased data consumption. Continue reading

18Feb/21

rlaxx TV, the new European Advertising-Based Video-on-Demand (AVoD) service, is now also available on Apple TV as well as smart TVs by Panasonic and Grundig in the UK, Germany, Switzerland and Austria. The service launched on Amazon Fire TV devices and Android TV in early January. The new availability on Apple TV, Panasonic and Grundig smart TVs adds around 8.5 million to the existing installed base.

rlaxx TV, the new European Advertising-Based Video-on-Demand (AVoD) service, is now also available on Apple TV as well as smart TVs by Panasonic and Grundig in the UK, Germany, Switzerland and Austria. The service launched on Amazon Fire TV devices and Android TV in early January. The new availability on Apple TV, Panasonic and Grundig smart TVs adds around 8.5 million to the existing installed base.

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25Jan/21

Who Knows Generation Z Best? Soul App Gives the Answer as A New Social Playground for A Hundred Million Gen Z

SHANGHAI, Jan. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Social networking has not been a “blue ocean”, but a rising star is indeed leading the market. Soul App – Chinese version, a representative of new social connections, has recently reached over 100 million registered users and over 30 million monthly active users (MAU) around the world. Topping the Social category list of the App Store in mainland China, SOUL has been a key player in this industry. With their aggressive market entry plans into oversea markets, Soul App has already launched in North America, Japan, and South Korea. Continue reading

25Jan/21

“A Smartphone Will Become a Car Key”, LG Innotek Develops a “Digital Car Key Module”

  • Ultra-wideband technology applied
  • Industry’s top-level location detection precision with improved security
  • “Accelerating inroads into the digital key module market”

SEOUL, South Korea, Jan. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — LG Innotek (CEO Cheol-dong Jeong) revealed on the 25th that it had succeeded in developing a digital car key module with improved location detection precision and security. Continue reading

14Jan/21

IBM Helps Audi UK Reimagine the Digital Customer Experience

Online sales inquiries increase 59%; car buying experience puts prospective customers in the driver’s seat

ARMONK, N.Y. and LONDON, Jan. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — IBM [NYSE: IBM] and Audi UK, one of the world’s leading premium automotive manufacturers, collaborated to redesign Audi’s website to deliver a far more engaging digital customer experience. During the course of 2020, Audi has seen a 59% increase in UK online sales inquiries despite an almost 30% industry decline in new UK car sales during the pandemic. Continue reading

01Jan/21

Hoymiles Launches S-Miles Cloud, New Powerful Real-time Solar Power Station Monitoring Platform on Mobile App and Browser

Hoymiles Power Electronics Inc. (“Hoymiles”), a leading microinverter manufacturer, has recently unveiled the all-new S-Miles Cloud Platform for real-time visualized monitoring of solar power generating equipment. Key field equipment can be connected to the S-Miles Cloud Platform. With the IoT-supported data collection devices, the platform can track the output effectiveness of arrays, provide status updates on individual modules, and notify of any malfunctions.

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22Dec/20

2021 Will Be the Year Ultra-Wideband Will Emerge as a Key Wireless Connectivity Technology for Indoor Positioning

ABI Research’s 2021 Trend Report identifies the 1 key Location Technology market trend that will deliver in 2021 – and the 1 that will not

OYSTER BAY, N.Y., Dec. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The foundation has been laid for Ultra-Wideband (UWB) to become a mainstream wireless connectivity technology across many consumer and IoT applications, enabling accurate indoor location and positioning with context aware information and precise analytics in real time. The year 2021 will be a critical juncture in UWB’s rollout and increased adoption. Global tech market advisory firm, ABI Research forecasts there will be 300 million UWB device shipments in 2021. Continue reading

08Dec/20

Avast Cybersecurity Experts Predict Covid-19 Vaccination Scams and Deepfake Disinformation Campaigns for 2021

Cybersecurity experts at Avast (LSE:AVST), a global leader in digital security and privacy products, foresee more Covid-19 vaccination scams, abuse of weak home office infrastructures, enterprise VPN infrastructure and providers, and ransomware attacks in 2021. Avast also expects deepfake disinformation campaigns and other malicious AI-generated campaigns to gain more traction. Specifically, on the Android platform, Avast experts predict further adware attacks, fleeceware scams, and stalkerware usage. Read more

07Dec/20

British homes – which each have 28 connected devices – are getting more high-tech this Christmas, as 83% of UK consumers plan to gift a digital device according to BT Full Fibre

LONDON, Dec. 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The typical British family has 28 devices connected to the internet – and their online activity has peaked during the pandemic, new research from BT Full Fibre reveals.

BT Full Fibre available across the UK, with prices starting at £39.99
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19Oct/20

Oceanco is making a commitment to the future through a pioneering initiative, Oceanco NXT

Oceanco unveils its vision for future demands by reflecting across industries, with the ultimate goal of zero impact on the environment. Oceanco NXT brings together a cohort of luminaries in the yachting, technology and design worlds to marry innovation and sustainability in an authentic and meaningful way that will transform how we spend time on superyachts. Read more