Posts made in December, 2017

Apple invests $390 million in US-made iPhone lasers

By on Dec 14, 2017 in Mobility Strategy | 0 comments

Apple is naming another recipient of funds from its $1 billion US Advanced Manufacturing Fund that it announced earlier this year. Finisar, a company that manufactures vertical-cavity surface-emitting lasers (VCSELs), is receiving $390 million as part of Apple’s new program to fuel job creation among American manufacturers. Apple is currently using lasers to power...

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Google Launches New Experimental iOS and Android Apps

By on Dec 13, 2017 in Mobility Strategy | 0 comments

Google Research has launched three new photography-based mobile apps showcasing the company’s latest experimental technologies. Available variously for Android and iOS, the new apps are the first in an ongoing series of what it calls photography ‘appsperiments’ which the company defines as “usable and useful mobile photography experiences built on experimental...

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Computop Announces Plugin for International Payment Methods in Spryker Applications

By on Dec 13, 2017 in Mobile Design | 0 comments

The integration of Computop Paygate makes it easier for manufacturers, retailers and agencies that are developing digital commerce solutions based on the Spryker Commerce OS to integrate international payment options and fraud prevention. For example, when it comes to credit card payments, retailers now have access to over fifty acquiring connections. These include...

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New iPhone Leak Reveals Powerful Upgrade

By on Dec 12, 2017 in Mobility Strategy | 0 comments

Whatever advances Apple makes in the iPhones it releases in 2018, it looks like one key area will be in the performance of the battery. Latest reports suggest that Apple is working on replacing the current two-cell design with an improved single-cell design… as long as the engineers can work it into an L-shape. The report comes from noted analyst Ming-Chi Kuo of KGI...

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