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The government has launched a consultation on proposed legislation that will allow businesses and consumers to deposit cheques via their smartphones, reducing the time it takes for cash to clear. read more »
A Qualcomm subsidiary's health communications platform will replace proprietary gear used by a company that provides remote care for 3.6 million people. read more »
The rate of increase in tablet shipments is expected to slow this year after unabated growth during the product category's first three years of existence. read more »
Macworld's Dan Moren offers a reason to be optimistic about the future of Apple's new CarPlay in-car, iPhone user interface after its less-than-enthusiastic reception: Apple's expertise in developing and updating software. read more »
The latest version of the Gmail app for iOS cuts down on inbox refresh delays and simplifies the log-in process for users with multiple Google mobile apps, the company said Wednesday. read more »more news ..
Join ComputerworldUK'S editor in chief, Mike Simons, and Dell executives in a series of video discussions on how to respond to cyber criminals.
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With the ability to enable a mobile workforce, touchscreens come along with a multitude of applications. But what’s driving touch in the enterprise? read more »
The Alliance for Wireless Power and the Power Matters Alliance joined forces this week, which should help hardware makers settle on a wireless charging standard for their devices. read more »
Now that Sony plans to sell off its Vaio laptop business and convert its TV business into a subsidiary, the Japanese electronics giant appears poised to beef up its line of mobile products, including smartphones and tablets -- but especially wearable tech. read more »
The majority of wearable gadgets today are smartphone companion devices, designed to mostly work along with your phone and serve as a secondary display for your handset. The current popularity of smartwatches, smartglasses and other wearable gadgetry raises a number of intriguing questions about how these newfangled gizmos will affect the smartphones in so many of our pockets and purses. read more »
In a remote corner of South Africa, a cutting-edge charity called Mobile Alliance for Maternal Action (MAMA) delivers crucial pre-natal and neo-natal advice by mobile phone to thousands of poor women who lack regular medical care. But the experiment faltered at first because it relied on a developed world solution—text messages—to deliver its guidance. As many of the local women had little or no formal education, and literacy levels were low, text messages were not easily understood. When MAMA added more accessible voice support from women speaking one of seven local languages to its mobile service, the project turned into a dramatic success story. read more »more in depth ..
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