tech

FDA Approved Deadly Superbug Devices

FDA superbug fiasco

Photo: University of Dhaka, Department of Microbiology in 2007

It has been reported that at least two deaths are believed to have stemmed from faulty devices used in a UCLA hospital and that the United States Food & Drug Administration knew of the deadly risks and did nothing to order a fix to the problem.

MediaFire Launches new Power Upload Feature for iOS 8 Devices

MediaFire Image, Courtesy MediaFire
MediaFire Image, Courtesy MediaFire

HOUSTON, TX--(November 18, 2014) - MediaFire, a leading provider of consumer online storage solutions, announced the release of MediaFire for iOS 8, their latest cloud storage application for iPhone and iPad.

Coping with the Wearable Tech Revolution in the Enterprise

FrontRange Press Release- The future of wearable technology is so bright we’ll soon all be wearing Google sunglasses or the Apple Watch. Indeed, Juniper Research expects worldwide spending on wearable devices to jump from $1.4 billion this year to $19 billion by 2018. ABI Research claims that sales of wearable computing devices will exceed 485 million shipments worldwide by 2018. “Wearable technology such as smart glasses and those used for healthcare are better suited for the enterprise as corporate-liable devices.

New FTTH Council Study Examines GDP for Gigabit Communities

Sept 18- This morning, the FTTH Council released a new study on such economic impacts, focusing on how Gigabit broadband is driving GDP for deployed communities. According to the report, it’s suggested that “communities where Gigabit broadband was widely available enjoyed higher GDP...” The report continues on by diving into the importance that broadband plays in the overall economic growth and job creation.

Energous in JDA with Highpower International

PLEASANTON, CA - (September 11, 2014) - Energous Corporation ("Energous" or "the Company") (NASDAQ: WATT), the developer of WattUp™, a disruptive wire-free charging technology for electronic devices that provides power at a distance with complete mobility under full software control, today announced a joint development agreement (JDA) with Highpower International, Inc. (Nasdaq: HPJ), a developer, manufacturer and marketer of nickel-metal hydride (Ni-MH), lithium rechargeable batteries and battery management solutions.

Energous Taps Ziba for Industrial Design

PLEASANTON, CA - (September 11, 2014) - Energous Corporation ("Energous" or "the Company") (NASDAQ: WATT), the developer of WattUp™, a disruptive wire-free charging technology for electronic devices that provides power at a distance with complete mobility under full software control, today announced that it has engaged Ziba for website design, mobile app design and industrial reference designs to demonstrate the flexibility and breadth of WattUp technology.

MediaFire claims best bang for buck

Apple officially joined in the cloud storage pricing war by slashing prices across the board on on their paid iCloud storage plans. The announcement comes a day after Apple’s iPhone 6 and Apple Watch press event, where iCloud was noticeably absent from the conversation, most likely due to concerns that the recent security issues surrounding the service.

So, will this price decrease be able to convince regular users to pay for cloud storage?

STUDY: 25% of Consumers Plan to Own a Smart Watch in Next Five Years; Wearable Adoption on the Rise

As Apple is rumored to announce today the launch of a new smart device – the iWatch – discussion of consumer adoption of smart IoT (internet of things) devices, such as wearable devices, comes to the forefront.

Contentful is releasing SDKs for iOS next week to make managing mobile content far simpler and much faster

Adam Wiggins is working with Contentful in Berlin Germany and this is the first release since he has been working with them for some months now.

Developers can now plug Contentful into their mobile app and within a few hours editors can start publishing content directly on the app. Contentful's modular approach to content completely separates content from the presentation layer -- content is managed once and is updated across any platform or device.

Mobile web usage now accounts for 25% of total web usage, up from just 14% just last year.

6 Online Gadgets that Change Everything

A slew of new and upcoming online gadgets include tools and websites with significant potential to affect how people complete everyday tasks such as paying for goods, investing money, using email, sharing and collaborating on projects and viewing Web content.
Sponsor This Contributor

Pages

Subscribe to tech

lmplogowebsitethumb

Company

© Lawson Media & Publishing: IFR, iforumreview, IFRadio, iForumRadio, iforumradio, IFR TV, YourContent.iForumReview and IFR Classies are intellectual properties protected under copyright law.
Lawson Media & Publishing
322 S. Minnesota Ave.
Saint Peter, MN 56082