Monthly Archives: August 2012

Google ups the ante in wallet wars – MarketWatch

ProgrammableWeb (blog) Google ups the ante in wallet warsMarketWatchGoogle Wallet product managers say they will provide I.D. verification so people can check in for a flight, download virtual boarding passes, and even keep their driver's license on their mobile phone. … Continue reading

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EXCLUSIVE-Amazon teams with Nokia, snubs Google for maps -sources – Reuters

Houston Chronicle (blog) EXCLUSIVE-Amazon teams with Nokia, snubs Google for maps -sourcesReutersNew version of Kindle Fire tablet to have integrated mapping. * Tie-up with Nokia to help Amazon avoid using Google Maps. * Amazon adding location capabilities to new Kindle … Continue reading

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Check out Google Play recommended apps – CNET

VentureBeat Check out Google Play recommended appsCNETScouring the Google Play Store for apps isn't always easy. When looking for an app you'll probably know the category it falls into, and you might know the name of something that works similarly … Continue reading

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FTC nearing end of Google antitrust probe, report says #thecircuit – Washington Post (blog)

Politico FTC nearing end of Google antitrust probe, report says #thecircuitWashington Post (blog)FTC nearing end of Google probe, report says: The Federal Trade Commission is close to the end of its antitrust probe into Google, Bloomberg reported, citing sources “familiar … Continue reading

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Google to Divest Motorola’s Home Biz – Analyst Blog – NASDAQ

GigaOM Google to Divest Motorola's Home Biz – Analyst BlogNASDAQEarlier this month, Google announced that it would cut 4,000 jobs at Motorola Mobility and close about a third of its 90 facilities, as a part of its plan to restore … Continue reading

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This New Technology Will Make DNA Sequencing Affordable – Business Insider

Business Insider This New Technology Will Make DNA Sequencing AffordableBusiness InsiderThe two new products by Oxford Nanopore were announced at the Advances in Genome Biology and Technology meeting in Marco Island, Fl., in February of 2012. "It sent shock waves … Continue reading

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New technology transforms Carmel Catholic High School – Lincolnshire Review

New technology transforms Carmel Catholic High SchoolLincolnshire ReviewMUNDELEIN — Earlier this school year, Carmel Catholic High School's Peter Kolb realized he'd forgotten his Latin book in his locker. Instead of the embarrassment that could have ensued, Kolb turned to his … Continue reading

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New technology welcomes students in Western Springs – The Doings Western Springs

New technology welcomes students in Western SpringsThe Doings Western SpringsWESTERN SPRINGS — Based on the integration of 30 Google Chromebooks to the fifth-grade classrooms at John Laidlaw Elementary School, teachers are finding new ways to use technology during the school … Continue reading

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New technology lets you leave a tip without cash – KWCH

New technology lets you leave a tip without cashKWCHNew technology lets you leave a tip without cash. Email · print. Comments. 0. 2:37 p.m. CDT, August 30, 2012. A new invention lets shoppers who rely on credit cards to still … Continue reading

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New technology hinders and helps fire department records – Half Moon Bay Review

New technology hinders and helps fire department recordsHalf Moon Bay ReviewSo far, the devices have also been used to view training videos. One application even helps staff determine where a burning fire might travel next by analyzing smoke plumes. Keeping … Continue reading

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