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Software is eating the mobile network, too, as AT&T begins its journey into the cloud

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>Credit: Gigaom Illustration<p>AT&T(s t) has decided its time to remodel its network, tossing out old legacy telecom gear and …

RoomScan app creates floor plans just by tapping walls

Shopping for furniture? Need to figure out how much paint you need for a living-room makeover? Planning to sell your house? These and other activities can benefit greatly from having a floor plan, but who's got time to draw one?<p>You do. RoomScan for iOS creates floor plans just by tapping your phone …

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AT&T closes its acquisition of Leap Wireless after getting FCC approval

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: AT&T<p>Leap Wireless is no more, though it’s Cricket brand will live on. AT&T(s t) on Thursday gained the Federal …

Amazon AppStream Is Now Open To All Developers

Last year, Amazon Web Services unveiled a new service, AppStream, which would run high-resource apps including “3D games and interactive HD applications” from the cloud.<p>Now Amazon is opening up AppStream to all developers (via VentureBeat). In an announcement today, Amazon says interested …

東京的悠遊卡:交通儲值IC卡懶人包(Suica企鵝西瓜卡,PASMO機器人) | 林氏璧和美狐團三狐的小天地

東京也有類似台北捷運的悠遊卡喔!且發展得比我們早,已經整合到了許多商店甚至自動販賣機都可以小額消費。這樣的兼有儲值車票及電子錢包功能的卡片,最方便的地方就是省下您排隊買票的時間,且最後還可印出這幾天的進出站明細以供紀念!大家常使用的是JR東日本所出的Suica(日語:スイカ,讀音:Su-I-Ca,因 …

How Not To Critique App Monetization Strategies

One of the Christmas season’s big mobile apps is rolling out today – and a notably weird review of Rovio’s “Angry Birds Go” in The Verge is a good example of how confused or misguided criticism of the app industry can be. The Verge admonished “Angry Birds Go” for adopting the single most effective …

LG thinks it’s time you started chatting with your appliances—via Line

Social messaging apps have been gaining in popularity worldwide, with users flocking to services like WeChat and WhatsApp to communicate with friends and family. Now South Korean manufacturer LG wants consumers to use a prominent messaging app, the Korean-owned, Japan-based Line, to communicate …

Designing A Website For 2014

It’s been about five years since the last redesign of my website, Hitched. A lot has changed since then, most particularly the rise of mobile. While we made sure our website was mobile compatible all those years ago, it wasn’t (and still isn’t) optimized for smaller screens. Needless to say, we’re …

Google, Apple And Facebook Are At War Over 'Latent' Search — A Business That's About To Be Huge

But Google is facing a series of challenges that could upset that dominance. The challenge comes with a new type of search, called "latent," "abstract," or "conversational" search.<p>Until now, if you wanted to search for something on the web, you typed in keywords. Google has trained us all to type …

World's Top Brands, Where Are The Chinese?

Nowhere.<p>China may be growing by leaps and bounds and has become the world’s second largest economy, but Chinese companies have yet to make it to Forbes’ Most Powerful Brands list and Interbrand’s list of Best Global Brands.<p>Both lists are filled with American companies like Apple, Google, Coke, …