Daily Archives: January 13th, 2012

Apple, Amazon Dominate Mobile Satisfaction

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Jan. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – E-retail giants Apple and Amazon are head and shoulders above the competition in a study of customer satisfaction with top retail mobile sites and apps released today by customer experience analytics firm ForeSee. ForeSee was able to collect enough data to produce statistically reliable mobile satisfaction scores for [...]

Hammacher Schlemmer Smartphone Virtual Keyboard

NEW YORK, Jan. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Continuing its 164-year history of offering the Best, the Only and the Unexpected, Hammacher Schlemmer introduces The Virtual Keyboard, a laser-generated keyboard that controls an iPad, iPhone, or Android-driven phone. The device’s Class II laser projects a 9 3/4″ x 4″ keyboard with 3/4″ keys onto any flat, [...]

Smartphones to Overtake PCs in LTE Subscriptions by 2014

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Jan. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – As operators worldwide have begun launching LTE networks, the availability of LTE devices has skyrocketed to over 200, more than a tenfold increase since the end of 2010. While PCs account for the majority of subscriptions currently, smartphones are expected to become the largest segment by 2014, according to [...]

IBM Scientists Create the World’s Smallest Memory Bit

SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – Punctuating 30 years of nanotechnology research, scientists from IBM Research (NYSE: IBM) have successfully demonstrated the ability to store information in as few as 12 magnetic atoms. This is significantly less than today’s disk drives, which use about one million atoms to store a single bit of information. The [...]