Daily Archives: November 16th, 2011

People Prefer Tablets Over Laptops as Gifts

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — PriceGrabber®, a part of Experian, just released results of its third winter holiday shopping survey, revealing consumers’ expected shopping habits within the tech category this holiday season. When consumers were asked whether they would rather receive a tablet computer or a laptop as a holiday gift this year, [...]

New Compact Kindle Touch 3G

DALLAS, Nov. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — With more than one million books available in the Kindle Store, the Kindle Touch 3G is perfect for the bookworm on your list. Beginning next week, AT&T* will sell Amazon’s Kindle Touch 3G in select AT&T company-owned retail stores nationwide for $149. Kindle Touch is a new addition to [...]

Worldwide Cell Phone Ownership Hits 95%

SHELTON, Conn., Nov. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — An overwhelming 95% of people around the world now own cell phones, according to a new nine-country study by SSI.  Hong Kong (99%), China (98%) and Sweden (98%) have the highest cell phone ownership rates, while the US (89%) has the lowest.  Findings show that, among cell phone [...]

Asia Pacific Will Dominate the Connected Device Market

HONG KONG, Nov. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Mobile Asia Congress — The GSMA, in partnership with Machina Research, today announced that the growth of connected devices is booming in Asia Pacific, with the region expected to be the biggest market by 2020 with over 11 billion total connected devices(1), and within that, almost 5.6 billion [...]

D-Link Showcases WIFI Seasonal Products

OUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Nov. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — As digital sleigh bells ring and virtual snow is glistening, D-Link’s holiday line-up ensures that everyone on your shopping list can be walking in their own Wi-Fi winter wonderland.  This holiday season, D-Link is making it easier than ever to view, entertain, connect, and share throughout the [...]