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Apple’s New Maps App Was Steve Jobs’ Idea

Steve Jobs If you’re looking for someone to blame for Apple ditching Google Maps on the iPhone, try Steve Jobs. The former Apple CEO and co-founder was the one who initiated the effort to replace Google Maps on the iPhone with Apple’s own mapping application, according to a new report from Bloomberg BusinessWeek. “Apple insiders say Jobs himself initiated the mapping project, putting mobile software chief Forstall in charge, and he installed a secret team on the third floor of Building 2 on Apple’s campus to replace Google Maps on the iPhone,” BusinessWeek reports. “At the time of his death, Jobs had come to loathe Google.” Read the full story at Mashable. ... (more)

HeyStaks bringt gemeinschaftsgestützte Search Apps für das iPad und Android-Tablets heraus -- Anwender finden mit geringerem Suchaufwand mehr Resultate

SAN FRANCISCO und DUBLIN, September 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - Innovatoren neuer Social-Search-Technologien nutzen Gemeinschaften mit gleichen Interessen, um aussagekräftige, relevante Suchergebnisse zu erhalten HeyStaks, das neu gegründete Social-Search-Unternehmen mit Büros in San Francisco und Dublin gab heute eine innovative, einstufige Suchlösung bekannt, welche die besten Suchergebnisse sowohl aus Ihrer Gemeinschaft, als auch von Suchmaschinen kombiniert. Das Produkt hat eine interaktive und angenehme, zeitungsähnliche Benutzeroberfläche, die es Anwendern ermöglicht, schnell und einfach relevantere und personalisierte Suchergebnisse zu erhalten. HeyStaks bringt heute Apps für das iPad und Android-Tablets heraus. Die Apps werden auch auf den Sony Tablet S Honeycomb-Geräten, die weltweit in diesem Monat in den USA, Asien und Europa auf den Markt kommen, unter... (more)


Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG), le programme primé de fidélité de Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, inc. (NYSE : HOT), a présenté aujourd'hui sa nouvelle application pour iPhone et iPod Touch, qui utilise une technologie basée sur l'état d’esprit des clients pour leur créer des expériences personnalisées dans les neuf enseignes distinctes de Starwood. Ce nouveau service s'inscrit dans le cadre de l'engagement permanent de Starwood pour l'innovation technologique, en vue de satisfaire les besoins du voyageur connecté — par exemple, Starwood a été la première chaîne hôtelière au monde à proposer le service client FaceTime, une fonctionnalité intégrée à la nouvelle application SPG. L'application inclut également le processus complet de réservation, des informations sur les membres, des détails sur l’hôtel et sur le voyage prévu, un moteur de recherche d’hôtels, un... (more)

TextMe Wins 2012 Readers' Choice Award for Best iPhone Texting App

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 04/02/12 -- TextMe, a leading provider of free mobile communications on any connected device, today announced that it has been selected as the 2012 Readers' Choice Award for Best iPhone Texting App. Now in its fifth year, the Readers' Choice Awards honor the best products, features and services across more than a dozen categories, ranging from technology to hobbies to parenting and more, as selected by its readers. "This year's Readers' Choice Awards program had a record number of nominations submitted across dozens of categories and featured hundreds of finalists," said Margot Weiss, managing editor, "We are thankful to all our readers for their participation and congratulate TextMe on their success." The TextMe application brings a number of free communication capabilities to various connected u... (more)

DoMark International Inc. Announces Appointment of New President

DoMark International Inc. (OTCBB: DOMK) is pleased to announce the appointment of Brent Strasler as President of the Company effective May 25th, 2012. In addition, Mr. Strasler has been appointed to the company’s Board of Directors. Mr. Strasler replaces Michael Franklin as President and sole Director of the Company. Mr. Franklin has agreed to remain as an advisor to the Board of Directors during the transition period. DoMark International is a marketing and management company engaged in owning, developing, and marketing a variety of consumer products. In addition, the Company, through its wholly owned subsidiary, SolaWerks, Inc., develops and distributes the SolaPad, a combined cover and charging system for Apple's iPad device. Mr. Strasler has over twenty years experience in both private industry and the public capital markets and has a broad range of skills and ... (more)

Zultys Mobile(TM) Communicator 2.0 for iPhone and iPad Makes Its Debut

SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 06/05/12 -- Zultys, a premier provider of innovative unified communications solutions that empower businesses to collaborate effectively, today unveiled the next release of its Zultys Mobile Communicator. Now available for download at the Apple App Store, the Zultys Mobile Communicator 2.0 adds an integrated SIP softphone to leverage Wi-Fi. This effectively reduces communications costs while continuing to provide remote and mobile users access to Zultys' Unified Communications (UC) phone system features that ensure increased productivity for employees working outside the office. Since its introduction to the market, Zultys Mobile Communicator has been met with enthusiasm from Android, Blackberry and iPhone users alike, its main draw being an ability to transform these smartphones into fully featured business phones. Now, Zultys Mobi... (more)

AT&T 4G LTE Expands To Northern New Jersey

NEWARK, N.J., Sept. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- AT&T* has expanded its 4G LTE network to northern New Jersey, bringing more customers the latest generation of wireless network technology. Today's expansion extends AT&T's 4G LTE network to more consumers and businesses in the region and is part of AT&T's ongoing rollout across the New York City metropolitan area.   (Logo: AT&T 4G LTE coverage in northern New Jersey now includes parts of Bergen, Passaic, Hudson, Essex, Union and Middlesex Counties from Norwood to the Raritan Bay. This includes the New Jersey Turnpike, Garden State Parkway, and Routes 80, 46, 3, 1 and 9 in these areas. Watch here to see several of the benefits AT&T 4G LTE provides, including: Faster speeds. LTE technology is capable of delivering mobile Internet speeds up to 10 times faster than 3G. Cus... (more)

Technology Credit Union Offers Anytime, Anywhere Check Deposit With Tech CU Mobile Deposit

SAN JOSE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 11/05/12 -- Technology Credit Union (Tech CU) announced today the successful launch of its new mobile check deposit service, an enhancement to the credit union's Mobile Banking application for the iPhone® and Android® smartphones. Tech CU members can quickly, easily and securely deposit a check without leaving their home -- 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. (The app has been tested and certified by a leading mobile forensics and security firm.) Members simply endorse the back of the check, take a picture with their iPhone®, iPad3®, iPod Touch® or Android® smartphone, and then deposit the check using Tech CU's Mobile Banking application. "Within two weeks of launching the service, Tech CU's members made nearly $700,000 in deposits using Mobile Deposit. We expect those numbers to grow exponentially," said Tech CU's SVP of Support Services ... (more)

DEACOM ERP Goes Mobile

WAYNE, Pa., Dec. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Deacom, Inc. has released an iPhone application to allow users of their Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solution to manage their business operations remotely and react to changes as instantaneously as they would from their office. (Logo: ) The DEACOM iPhone application, developed and implemented by Deacom, has the same source code as the master ERP system itself ensuring the functionalities, filters, and data in the DEACOM iPhone application are identical to that of the main DEACOM application.  Grid layouts also appear in the same format, so there is virtually no learning curve or transition period for app users. "DEACOM is based on the .NET framework which allows for easier integration with mobile devices and allows all mobile app development to be performed in hou... (more)

Rhapsody and MetroPCS Offer Best Unlimited On-Demand Mobile Music Deal Anywhere

SEATTLE, WA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/17/13 -- Rhapsody introduced a new mobile music offer with MetroPCS that will help millions of consumers make good on their resolutions to spend less by offering the best value for unlimited on-demand mobile music bundle anywhere. "We recognize that music is an important aspect of many consumers' lives and we are committed to providing services that enhance our customers' mobile experiences at a price they can afford," said Phil Terry, senior vice president, corporate marketing, MetroPCS. "We've seen great success with our Rhapsody Unlimited offer and now that we have the best value in town for unlimited, on-demand mobile music, we expect even greater success for MetroPCS." Available now, MetroPCS customers can add Rhapsody for $5 to its newly simplified $40, $50 and $60 monthly smartphone plans. "We are thrilled to work with Metro... (more)