Mobile Entertainment A subcategory of general Consumer Technology/Electronics-specific stories, this section offers news and announcements related to mobile and entertainment products/services in the electronics industry, particularly with regard to mobile devices such as phones and tablets, and other peripherals.

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Mar 18, 2019, 11:59 ET Hong Kong's Tappy scales the global wearable payments industry with its unique card provisioning technology at Money20/20 Asia

Tappy Technologies is proud to introduce its one-of-a-kind portable card provisioning solution - Universal Passive Provisioning Unit - at Money20/20...


Mar 13, 2019, 09:01 ET Venus Concept Launches Venus Heal™, an Innovative Treatment Modality for Soft Tissue Injuries

Introducing Venus Heal™, now cleared in Canada to treat acute and chronic musculoskeletal disorders, such as muscle spasms, back pain, and soft...


Mar 12, 2019, 13:00 ET NATO Selects BlackBerry's Encrypted Voice Technology to Secure its Calls

BlackBerry Limited (NYSE: BB; TSX: BB) announced today that the NATO Communications and Information (NCI) Agency has awarded a contract for...


Mar 12, 2019, 09:00 ET Great-West Life, London Life and Canada Life launch SimpleProtect - an easy-to-use digital term life insurance application for advisors

WINNIPEG, March 12, 2019 /CNW/ - Great-West Life, London Life and Canada Life today announced the launch of SimpleProtect™ – a new and intuitive...


Mar 12, 2019, 08:06 ET LivePerson's Multi-channel, Scalable Conversational AI Solution for the Financial Services Market Commended by Frost & Sullivan

Based on its recent analysis of the global market for conversational artificial intelligence (AI) in financial services, Frost & Sullivan recognizes...


Mar 07, 2019, 13:39 ET Scandit Commended by Frost & Sullivan for Exemplary Innovation and Superior Technology in Retail Automation

Based on its recent analysis of the European retail automation market, Frost & Sullivan recognises Scandit with the 2018 European Technology...


Mar 07, 2019, 13:14 ET Gerry Dee and Shopbrain Launch Nationwide Contest to Celebrate Comedian's Latest Tour

Shopbrain, the AI-powered shopping assistant that helps online users find the best price in seconds wherever they shop, today launched a nationwide...


Mar 07, 2019, 09:00 ET Playtika Becomes Proud Partner of The Montreal Canadiens

Leading mobile games company, Playtika, announced today that it has become a proud partner of the Montreal Canadiens. Playtika is no stranger to...


Mar 07, 2019, 06:00 ET SUNY Orange Becomes First US College to Implement Augmented Reality for Student Retention

Imagination Park Expects More Colleges to Adopt AR for Student Guidance, Tours, and Events VANCOUVER, March 7, 2019 /CNW/ - Imagination Park...


Mar 07, 2019, 02:16 ET Wirecard Announces Enhanced Mobile In-app Payment SDKs to Support Global Trend of Mobile Shopping

Wirecard, the global innovation leader for digital financial technology, has announced enhanced software development kits (SDKs) for mobile in-app...


Mar 06, 2019, 06:00 ET CleverTap Partners with Nexmo, the Vonage API Platform, Empowers Marketers to Communicate with their Customers at Scale

The leading mobile marketing automation platform, CleverTap, today announced it has chosen, Vonage (NYSE:VG), a business cloud communications leader, ...


Mar 05, 2019, 14:33 ET Government of Canada investing in teaching digital skills to Canadians who need them most

$151,000 allocated through the Digital Literacy Exchange program to teach fundamental digital skills to Canadians in Gaspésie GASPÉ, QC, March 5,...


Mar 04, 2019, 10:00 ET 407 ETR joins the Waze Connected Citizens Program

With help from Waze's two-way data exchange, 407 ETR provides drivers with the most up-to- date traffic information TORONTO, March 4, 2019 /CNW/ -...


Mar 01, 2019, 10:00 ET SWORD Health: AI-Powered Physical Therapy Shown to Beat Traditional Physical Therapy (in Two Studies)

Study published in Journal of Medical Internet Research confirms that SWORD's Digital Therapist not only helps patients have a quicker recovery but...


Feb 28, 2019, 16:00 ET CRTC launches comprehensive review of mobile wireless services

Canadians invited to share their views OTTAWA and GATINEAU, QC, Feb, 28, 2019 /CNW/ - Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission...


Feb 28, 2019, 10:57 ET SiriusXM unveils more than 100 new music channels on its streaming platform, the largest addition ever to its content lineup

SiriusXM's new "Xtra Channels" -- available exclusively to subscribers on the SiriusXM app, web player and select connected devices -- offer more...


Feb 28, 2019, 09:00 ET car2go and DriveNow join forces: SHARE NOW to become the biggest free-floating carshare provider worldwide

SHARE NOW is the name of the new free-floating carshare company that brings car2go and DriveNow together under a single roof. Merging the two...


Feb 28, 2019, 08:45 ET Why Mobile Point of Sale (POS) Solutions Industry Will Grow in 2019

The trend for restaurants and banks alike, is to not only provide better services to clients but also to utilize POS applications to better utilize...


Feb 27, 2019, 12:38 ET Flashfood raises undisclosed venture round lead by General Catalyst and partners with Loblaw, leading grocery retailer in Canada

Flashfood app offers savvy shoppers steep discounts on surplus grocery items that would otherwise be sent to the landfill TORONTO, Feb. 27, 2019...


Feb 27, 2019, 12:00 ET Sonarax Unveils a Novel Ultrasonic Device-to-device Communication Protocol

Sonarax (https://sonarax.com/), the ultrasonic communication technology company, unveils a new standard in machine-to-machine (m2m) connectivity...


Feb 26, 2019, 18:03 ET MedStack Raises $2.4M Oversubscribed Seed Round To Drive The App Ecosystem For Healthcare

TORONTO, Feb. 26, 2019 /CNW/ - MedStack, a privacy and security compliance solution for healthcare apps, has raised a $2.4 million oversubscribed...


Feb 26, 2019, 08:30 ET Why Banks are Utilizing Data Captured in Mobile Banking Applications

Consumers are becoming more aware that the various "free" applications they use daily, are not really free. The app owner is mining data and that's...


Feb 26, 2019, 07:30 ET Premier Health Expands Technology Development Team and Plans Beta Launch of its Proprietary App in Q2 2019

Premier Health Group (CSE: PHGI) (OTCQB: PHGRF) (Frankfurt: 6PH) (the "Company" or "Premier Health"), a Company focused on developing innovative...


Feb 26, 2019, 00:45 ET Bentley Systems Introduces Mixed Reality App for Infrastructure Construction Projects Using Microsoft HoloLens 2 at Mobile World Congress Event

Bentley Systems, Incorporated, the leading global provider of comprehensive software solutions for advancing the design, construction, and operations ...


Feb 25, 2019, 08:04 ET ZTE Unveils the Blade V10 Smartphone, Featuring 32MP AI 'Smart Selfie' Technology and Octa-Core Processor

ZTE Corporation (0763.HK / 000063.SZ), a major global provider of telecommunications, enterprise and consumer technology solutions for the Mobile...