Daily Archives: January 4th, 2012

Cirago Launches New USB 3.0 Accessories at CES

SUNNYVALE, Calif. and LAS VEGAS, Jan. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — CES, Cirago International, a leading manufacturer of multimedia centers, storage, display adapters and wireless solutions, today announced the launch of two new additions to its growing line of USB 3.0 “SuperSpeed” accessories that provide faster data transfer speed and a better interactive experience to support the growing [...]

U.S. Online Holiday Shopping Sales Up 15 Percent

RESTON, Va., Jan. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — comScore (NASDAQ : SCOR), a leader in measuring the digital world, today reported that retail e-commerce spending for the entire November – December 2011 holiday season reached $37.2 billion, marking a 15-percent increase versus last year and an all-time record for the season. Ten individual shopping days this season [...]

75 New Products at CES Featuring Qi Wireless Power

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — The Wireless Power Consortium (WPC) today announced it will demonstrate more than 75 new products and prototypes at the 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show. Demos will be held from Jan. 10 through Jan. 13, at the Las Vegas Convention Center in the South Hall at Meeting Place # [...]

LTE Cellular Expected to be over 7% of Market by 2016

AMBRIDGE, Mass., Jan. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – LTE is gaining strong momentum and is expected to reach 592 million subscriptions, equivalent to 7.3 percent of all cellular subscriptions, by 2016. To date, 35 mobile operators have launched commercial LTE networks, a range of 197 devices have become available and the technology is maturing since the first [...]

Live In-Vehicle Digital TV Demoed at CES

NETANYA, Israel, January 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – Siano, the world’s leading supplier of mobile broadcast DTV solutions, today announced the launch of RallyTV, a new platform for the delivery of high-quality, live in-vehicle digital TV for consumers on-the-go. RallyTV enables travelers to enjoy live TV broadcasts directly on their smartphones, tablets, and laptops with superior [...]

Company IT Spending to Increase 56%

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — InformationWeek Reports (reports.informationweek.com), a service for peer-based IT research and analysis, announced the release of its latest research report. Outlook 2012 encompasses analysis of results from InformationWeek’s recent survey on IT spending, staffing plans and strategies for 2012. More than 600 business technology professionals responded to this poll. [...]

ETY*Kids™ Safe-Listening Earphones for Apple Products

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – Today’s tech-connected kids live in a high-def world. They are bombarded by sound from music players, game consoles, tablets and in-vehicle entertainment systems. Studies show that overexposure to loud sounds leads to hearing damage seen later in life. Beginning January 30, parents can take steps to help their kids [...]

SMBs Intend to Purchase 3.6 Million Ultrabooks in 2012

SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – Techaisle’s recent study on purchase intention of Ultrabooks reveals that at least 3.6 million Ultrabooks will be purchased by US SMBs (small and medium businesses) in 2012, resulting in 1 in 5 PCs shipped to SMBs. While only 23 percent of SMBs are aware about Ultrabooks, 65 percent [...]

Toshiba Develops Wireless TransferJet™ IC

SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Toshiba America Electronic Components, Inc. (TAEC)*, a committed leader that collaborates with technology companies to create breakthrough designs, today announced the availability of its wireless LSI compliant with the TransferJet™ standard for high-speed wireless data transfer.  The TransferJet LSI (part number TC35420) enables fast, close proximity exchange [...]