April 19, 2017: NXP Semiconductors announced that it will further its collaboration with AF Payments Inc., the company behind the contactless payment cards, beep™ cards in the Philippines, to add micropayment capabilities. The popular cards commonly used for transport ticketing in the Manila Light Rail Transit System Line 1 and 2, Manila Metro Train Transit (Read More….)
At the Mobile World Congress on February 28, 2017, private firm Eyelock said that iris scanners will become the norm in smartphone security within the next two years. Qualcomm and Eyelock have teamed up to bring this technology to market.
“In the next two years, every smartphone in the world is going to have a (Read More….)
February 13, 2017: Sonus Networks’ stock is under accumulation as evidenced by the rising money flow.
The 3-month change in institutional ownership is +1.52%. According to the most recent 13F filing, First Trust Advisors increased their position by 520,707 shares over the previous reporting period. The next institutional investor group is Dimensional Fund Advisors (Read More….)
Verizon wants to maintain its lead on coming 5G technology by purchasing XO Communications’ fiber optic network. Fortune writes…
The carrier has said it will likely go national with cable TV and Internet service offered via 5G, which can carry signals at speeds of two to five gigabits per second—20 to 50 times faster that (Read More….)
Investing in the virtual-reality (VR) space is hazardous at this time but I have a company to invest in that will minimize the downside risk of VR if it turns out to be a consumer dud. We don’t know if customers will be interested in spending their increasingly scarce dollars on VR, but I think (Read More….)
The Internet of Things (IoT) is rapidly expanding. By the end of 2020, estimates are for more than 34 billion IoT devices connected worldwide, up from 6 billion by the end of 2016.
Networking is the backbone of the IoT revolution. Without the ability to network, billions of IoT devices are useless. There are many (Read More….)
June 17, 2016: Reportedly Apple iPhones were found to have violated Chinese rival’s parent LOL. That’s rich folks. The king of patent rip-offs China, who allowed fake iPhones to be sold for years, is now accusing Apple of violating China patents. So much for big-cheese Tim Cook’s visit to China recently.
iPhone 6 (Read More….)