Category Archives: Technology

WWDC statshot: 800 million iOS devices sold, 75 billion apps downloaded

Originally posted on Gigaom:
Here are some key numbers mentioned on stage in San Francisco Monday: OS X: Apple has shipped 40 million copies of OS X Mavericks since releasing it in October 2013. 51 percent of the OS X…

WWDC statshot: 800 million iOS devices sold, 75 billion apps downloaded

Originally posted on Gigaom:
Here are some key numbers mentioned on stage in San Francisco Monday: OS X: Apple has shipped 40 million copies of OS X Mavericks since releasing it in October 2013. 51 percent of the OS X…

Don’t count NFC out of Apple’s mobile payment plans just yet

Originally posted on Gigaom:
Apple(s aapl) filed a patent on Thursday that could yet bring NFC, or near field communications, to its iPhone. The patent describes a point-of-sale transaction that uses NFC to establish a secure link with a purchasing…

Don’t count NFC out of Apple’s mobile payment plans just yet

Originally posted on Gigaom:
Apple(s aapl) filed a patent on Thursday that could yet bring NFC, or near field communications, to its iPhone. The patent describes a point-of-sale transaction that uses NFC to establish a secure link with a purchasing…

Wi-Fi-driven mobile carrier Scratch Wireless launches its ‘free’ service in beta

Originally posted on Gigaom:
After months of conducting trials behind the scenes, virtual operator Scratch Wireless is opening up its cellular-as-a-last-resort service to the public in beta. You can register to receive an invitation on Scratch’s website. Scratch bills itself…

Wi-Fi-driven mobile carrier Scratch Wireless launches its ‘free’ service in beta

Originally posted on Gigaom:
After months of conducting trials behind the scenes, virtual operator Scratch Wireless is opening up its cellular-as-a-last-resort service to the public in beta. You can register to receive an invitation on Scratch’s website. Scratch bills itself…

This group just created a address book for the internet of things

Originally posted on Gigaom:
The internet of things is coming, but few normal people want to be the intermediary between dozens or the hundreds of connected devices they will encounter each day. So devices must talk to each other but…

This group just created a address book for the internet of things

Originally posted on Gigaom:
The internet of things is coming, but few normal people want to be the intermediary between dozens or the hundreds of connected devices they will encounter each day. So devices must talk to each other but…