Researchers from North Carolina State University have found that in app advertisements pose privacy and security risks. In a recent study of 100,000 apps in the Google Play market, researchers noticed that more than half contained so called ad libraries.
PayPal on Thursday unveiled PayPal Here, mobile payment processors for iOS and Android. The new service includes a free app and fully encrypted thumb sized card reader. PayPal Here allows merchants to accept payments by swiping cards in the card
Events like the Super Bowl and March Madness – the famed annual productivity inhibiting NCAA men’s basketball tournament – are not only a marketer’s dream, they’re also another reason for carriers to trumpet the smartphone as the next best screen
Cathal McGloin, CEO of FeedHenry, an Irish company that makes an enterprise grade mobile software platform, sat down with Wireless Week to talk about how a new software distribution model (app stores), a BYOD culture and the cloud have combined
Some mobile industry veterans are getting together to create a new kind of mobile ad company – one they say will solve a problem that has been holding back the mobile ad industry. Changfeng Wang was chief scientist at Enpocket
The move to secure, cloud based file sharing for businesses and enterprises has been driven by services like Box, Dropbox and Soonr. Most consumer facing solutions like Dropbox push files to a public cloud for access across various devices. Accellion,
Michael Thompson, vice president of strategy for Nuance, is trumpeting the integration of voice recognition and dictation via a microphone button in the keyboard of Apple's new iPad as yet one more sign that voice is becoming the next generation
Swiss mobile software heavyweight Myriad Group has forged a $37.7 million buyout deal with cash-strapped competitor Synchronica...
Based on data from Jumptap, both operating systems grabbed even more share in January. Android claimed 58.8 percent of the market, while iOS took 32.2 percent.
Apple devoted its home page to a big thank-you today, saying: "A billion thanks. 25 times over.
Keynote Systems' February News and Portal Index zeroed in on which news sites mobile users consulted to learn about the passing of Whitney Houston
BARCELONA—Groupon’s vice president of Mobile is confident the company is going after the mobile business in the right way – and the numbers tell him so. Groupon this week for the first time released numbers around its mobile performance in
Payments giant Visa is working with tech heavyweights Intel and Vodafone on mobile payments as it works to push the emerging technology forward.
Isis has added three new banks to its mobile wallet ahead of its mid-year debut in Salt Lake City and Austin, Texas.
The agonizingly slow deployment and adoption of mobile wallet solutions in the United States is often blamed on the complicated nature of the space...
Just in time for next week's Mobile World Congress (MWC), mobile payment solutions provider BOKU is announcing BOKU Accounts...
The U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is looking to protect the privacy of kids and teens, a tech-savvy, although vulnerable demographic...
Apple today released a developer preview of OS X Mountain Lion, which the company says will be even more like its mobile platform, iOS...
Alcatel-Lucent is throwing its weight behind software that allows wireless operators to get a better understanding of what their customers are actually experiencing...
I was about as impressed with attempts to integrate mobile with this year's Super Bowl as I was with the Green Bay Packers’ effort during their NFC divisional playoff loss to the New York Giants.
Not too long ago, it would have taken quite the stretch of imagination to picture a Nokia smartphone as the belle of the ball at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas last month.
Research In Motion (RIM) announced general availability of BlackBerry Business Cloud Services for Microsoft Office 365.