Monthly Archives: July, 2012

New App Lets you Talk to Your iPhone 4S to Put Text on Macs

PORTLAND, Ore., Dec. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Avatron Software today unveiled Air Dictate, an app that enables Mac users to enter text onto their computers simply by talking into an iPhone 4S. Air Dictate is available at a special introductory price of 99 cents. Avatron is the first developer to use its own user interface [...]

DVDVideoSoft Releases Free MP4 Video Converter

NEW YORK, Dec. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Following users’ requests, DVDVideoSoft has developed a new program, Free MP4 Video Converter, for converting videos of almost all popular formats to MP4 format suitable for various portable devices. Nowadays hi-tech products such as portable multimedia devices have won an enormous popularity among people of all ages and [...]

PlayStation Vita Handheld Software Lineup Announced

FOSTER CITY, Calif., Dec. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Sony Computer Entertainment America LLC today announced software launch details for the highly anticipated PlayStation®Vita (PS Vita) handheld entertainment system, which will boast the biggest and best launch lineup across the history of PlayStation platforms. PS Vita will offer the most popular franchises in gaming along with [...]

Cricket Begins Network Transition to 4G LTE

SAN DIEGO, Dec. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ – Leap Wireless International, Inc. (NASDAQ: LEAP), the parent company of Cricket Communications, Inc., a leading provider of innovative and value-driven wireless communications services, today announced the beginning of its transition to 4G LTE with a commercial market launch in its Tucson, Ariz. Cricket market.  The launch marks the beginning [...]

AOL Pressured by Stockholders to Cut Losses

NEW YORK, Dec. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ – Starboard Value LP (together with its affiliates, “Starboard”), today announced a 4.5% ownership stake in AOL Inc. (“AOL” or the “Company”) (NYSE: AOL), making it one of the Company’s largest shareholders.  Starboard also delivered a letter to the Company’s Chairman and CEO, Tim Armstrong, and the Company’s Board of [...]

Stay Safe From ‘Phishing’ and ‘SMiShing’ Scams

DALLAS, Dec. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ – With the holiday season upon us, more companies are sending customers information about great deals for last-minute shopping. Unfortunately, among those exciting offers comes the threat of illegitimate emails and text messages that try to take advantage of trusting shoppers. In an effort to equip consumers with the tools they [...]

Social Networking Leads as Top Online Activity

RESTON, Va., Dec. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ – comScore, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCOR), a leader in measuring the digital world, today released the report It’s a Social World: Top 10 Need-to-Knows About Social Networking and Where It’s Headed. The report analyzes the current state of social networking activity around the globe, providing key insights into how social networking [...]

WD TV® Customers Receive New Features

RVINE, Calif., Dec. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ – Western Digital (NYSE: WDC), the world’s leader in external storage solutions and maker of the acclaimed WD TV® media player family, has added streaming movie service VUDU, as well as several additional new sports and entertainment services to the WD TV Live™ and WD TV Live Hub™ media players, [...]

Myriad to Bring Android to TV

ZURICH, Dec. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Myriad Group AG (SIX: MYRN), the company powering billions of rich mobile social and web experiences on any connected device, today unveils the latest chapter of Myriad Alien Dalvik, called Myriad Alien Vue. Myriad’s latest Alien release enables Internet access via TV allowing Android apps to run alongside existing [...]

New Myspace Free Music Player

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Dec. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ – Myspace (www.myspace.com), a leading social entertainment destination that lets artists and fans share and discover content, today announced the release of its new Myspace Music Player, which empowers people to access the world’s largest catalog of music online.  The new player is the first to provide free unlimited on-demand [...]