A new rumor is suggesting that Apple Inc. will launch its very own wallet application tailor-made with the Touch ID security service and Apple’s A7 processor. The new iPhone 6, the older iPhone 5S and other devices that will arrive soon with Touch ID are expected to sport the feature.
Target wants to protect its retail business from Amazon’s latest handset, the Amazon Fire Phone and its Firefly technology. The US retail chain launches iOS-only “In A Snap” app, an image recognition platform allowing users to quickly scan items off the pages of magazines and other supported print ads — and buy them from Target using their Apple devices with camera.
Foursquare is back in headlines today after unveiling its brand new logo and new application user interface which supports better navigation to find “great places” nearby. The new Foursquare app will also feature better information about establishment’s reviews, ratings, phone numbers and more.
Japan gaming company Nintendo launches a new software update with odd feature allowing Wii U owners to transfer data from one system to another, requiring both systems running. Another feature added is the eShop support for other controllers.
There’s a new report suggesting that this year, HTC Corporation will provide the Nexus tablet computer with 9-inch touchscreen display. This new tablet computer is possibly joining the Nexus 6 smartphone to showcase the new Android L mobile operating system.
Social pinning service Pinterest has just posted the highest customer satisfaction rating according to the latest American Customer Satisfaction Index data. Meanwhile, Facebook and LinkedIn ranked lowest out of the major social networking services. But despite low satisfaction, Americans still login to Facebook — maybe because they still need the service.
Intel Corporation has unveiled updated Haswell (4th-generation) processors that high-end laptops running Windows 8 and Mac OS X can adopt. With speed bumps, the new MacBook Pro with Retina display and new MacBook Air might ship with these new processors.
Google announces the new Google Play Store with Material Design, and it looks gorgeous as expected. The search engine giant shows off the mobile version of its new app store user interface using the LG Nexus 5.
Facebook still dominates social login market according to new data. People using Facebook login to access other sites still bigger than people using Google login. Yahoo is declining fast while Twitter retains small market share.
Cloud storage and collaboration platform Dropbox is opening new office in United Kingdom to lure more business customers. The highly successful US business is currently competing with tech giant Google and Microsoft.