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Portugal Telecom will use mPowa's bluetooth PoS terminal for smartphones and tablets


Portugal Telecom signs with mobile payment provider solution mPowa to facilitate payments. The point of sale solution uses a Bluetooth Chip and PIN device that can be paired with a smartphone or tablet to process Mastercard,...

Nvidia has announced Project Shield - a portable Android-based gaming device


Nvidia aims to ignite controller-pad mobile gaming

...a company to create the Duo Gamer controller, which is a Gameloft-branded Bluetooth game controller and is also working with Moga which makes similar products for Android devices. “We definitely...

Connected car is a huge potential market, but with OEMs demanding a slice of the pie, MNOs must innovate around business models to ensure they work for all parties to drive the industry forward


Driving lessons

...of the smartphone users, how many of them understand the full functionality of the phone and how to use Bluetooth? As much as you want to make things simple in...



UPnP+ to advance the Internet of Things

...and services; and bridging to non-UPnP networks such as ZigBee, Z-Wave and Bluetooth. Over a billion devices have already been connected via UPnP, including audio/visual devices, residential gateways, connected thermostats, lighting, remote...



Experience Weightlessness moving ever further away from a design that would exploit the characteristics that would provide such a system as it becomes ever faster and more complex. Bluetooth and Zigbee...


A Week In Wireless

Reality bites

...itself up with the launch of a touchscreen watch that connects to the wearer’s Android device via Bluetooth, offering updates on things like incoming calls and text messages. Sony said...



Google working on augmented reality glasses

...bluetooth headsets. Bluetooth headsets still have niche appeal, it is a technology that has gone from early adopters, into the mainstream, and then effectively out, into niche markets where there’s...

Motion control is the new remote


Kinect-like controllers come to Smart TVs

...last’s apps. Control via this method is easy, but as yet not always without its frustrations. Interestingly these remotes also tend to rely on wifi rather than Bluetooth. Last and...

What will the device of the future look like?


Interface Schools

...ringtones, Bluetooth and SMS technology. Today’s smartphones have internet connectivity, touchscreens, app stores and developer ecosystems, but what can we expect to see in the next stage of evolution in...

Android handset returns cost the carrier market $2bn per year


Android handset failures cost operators $2bn per year

...of sale, operators should explain to customers that enabling wifi, 4G, 3G and Bluetooth all at once will shorten battery life considerably, for example, and certain apps will only be...

A variety of chips will be made available for Microsoft Windows 8


Windows 8 winning support from mobile chipset designers

...In addition, Qualcomm’s Gobi mobile internet connectivity offerings will provide Windows 8-based PCs with wireless 3G and 4G, while the company’s Atheros’ WCN3660 combo chip will deliver dual-band wifi, Bluetooth...

The GSMA hopes to boost the M2M market


Qualcomm chief hooks up proximity-based P2P offering

...each other regardless of the device or platform they are using, with connectivity established over either Bluetooth or wifi. Other implementations could allow users to share data or documents and...

Read our feature on mobile advertising


Death of a salesman? as well. It’s not uncommon for brand performance campaigns to have multi channel capability. And while there are experiments with NFC and Bluetooth-enabled advertising schemes, the high spend today...

Read our interview with Rob Jonas, VP & managing director for Europe & Middle East at InMobi


Early days

...there are experiments with NFC and Bluetooth-enabled advertising schemes, the high spend today in terms of mobile is about using the scale of the channel to deliver compelling ad formats....

The web-based OS will be loosely based on Android


Mozilla targets mobile with Android-based OS

...Android compatible apps. The team will then build prototype APIs for exposing device and OS capabilities to content, including telephony, SMS, camera, USB, Bluetooth and NFC, with a focus on...



E-Health Case Study: Telstra include a variety of healthcare providers and enterprises and, potentially, consumers. According to Telstra, products developed for one sector are often requested by another: MyGlucoHealth, a Bluetooth-enabled blood-glucose meter...


A Week In Wireless

Here we go again…

...pocket, as does Qualcomm, apparently. This week the Californian firm announced the $3.1bn acquisition of Atheros Communications, which develops wired and wireless networking technology, using wifi, Bluetooth, GPS, Ethernet, power...

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