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Amateur Radio Electronics

Amateur Radio Electronics App covers all the topics of this popular software title (available separately, see details within app) used...

20 hours ago by Clive W. Humphris

Google Glass: The most personal piece of tech you may never own

Some gadgets you can use as though they were your own, like tablets and televisions. But Google Glass, the new kid on the wearable technology block, extends the nature of "personal tech" to a whole new level — even more so than your trusty smartphone sidekick.

December 30, 2014



December 12, 2014 by Health&SportLab

ScanChex Mobile

ScanChex Mobile utilizes everyday smartphone technology along with unique geo-coded QR or NFC tags, providing management with independent...

December 8, 2014 by Veriscan, Inc

Smartphones as microscopes

A UCLA doctor has developed a technology that lets a smartphone work as a microscope. The potential for field delivery of medical care is tremendous.

February 20, 2013 by

Nexus 4 - The teardown

A teardown of the Nexus 4 reveals a smartphone packed with cutting-edge technology inside a handset that's easy to open up and repair.

November 19, 2012

Can Nokia take wireless charging mainstream?

Nokia's flagship Windows Phone 8 smartphone is to feature wireless charging, and the Finnish handset company has struck deals to put charging pads on airlines and coffee shops. Is this enough to make the technology mainstream.

September 6, 2012

Why I am addicted to mobile tech

My name is James, and I am addicted to mobile technology. The thought of doing without my smartphone, tablet, notebook, and tablet for more than a short period makes me break out in a cold sweat. I admit my addiction readily, but you may not know the reason behind it.

July 27, 2012 by

China smartphones risk IP disputes

Booming Chinese smartphone industry potentially risks intellectual property tussle, as important patents regarding mobile technology belong to foreign companies, not homegrown ones, report notes.

April 15, 2012 by

Mozilla opens up over Boot 2 Gecko

Mozilla's Jay Sullivan discusses the ambitious Boot 2 Gecko project, a HTML5-based smartphone OS designed to give developers and consumers a technology-agnostic platform with greater privacy and security

March 31, 2012 by

Google-funded company sues Motorola over patents

Intellectual Ventures, a large holder of patents, has sued Motorola Mobility in the US for alleged infringement of its smartphone-related intellectual property.The company, founded by former Microsoft chief technology officer Nathan Myhrvold, buys up patents from inventors and other companies, then collects licensing fees for their use and sues those who do not pay up.

October 7, 2011 by

Qualcomm plans to bring gesture tech to Snapdragon

Chip maker Qualcomm is focusing on integrating gesture technology into its smartphone chips following the acquisition of technology from GestureTek.The deal — details of which are unknown — gives Qualcomm ownership of "certain intellectual property assets related to gesture technology", as well as engineering resources, the company announced on Tuesday.

July 26, 2011 by

Qualcomm buys into gesture recognition

Chipmaker acquires assets from gesture recognition technology, GestureTek, to strengthen smartphone portfolio and enable new ways for consumers to engage with home entertainment and mobile devices.

July 26, 2011 by

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