mobile devices

iPhone 6 (credit: istock)

Verizon Ditches 2-Year Mobile Contracts In Favor Of Tiered Data Plans

As announced on Friday, Verizon is switching gears to a more open format when it comes to selling smartphones and other mobile devices.

CBS Detroit–08/08/2015


ForeSee: Consumers Now Like Mobile Devices Over PCs For Media, Entertainment

ANN ARBOR (WWJ) — Customers prefer consuming media and entertainment websites and apps via mobile devices over personal computers, according to new research from the Ann Arbor-based customer experience analytics firm ForeSee. User satisfaction with […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/06/2013

Improvements to State Web Site Meet Mobile Demand

The official State of Michigan Web site has undergone a facelift, and the redesign of is now using a responsive design that detects a visitor’s screen size to automatically adjust the full site content to display correctly. This is especially helpful for those who visit the site from a mobile device, ensuring an optimal viewing experience.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/06/2013


Steelcase Global Study Uncovers New Postures Driven By Mobile Technology

Steelcase Inc. Tuesday launched Gesture, a new seating system designed in response to the company’s latest research about changing postures in the workplace brought about by new mobile devices.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/12/2013


Plex Systems Launches Plex Online SmartPlex Mobile Application

Plex Systems Inc., provider of Plex Online cloud manufacturing management software, announced the launch of SmartPlex, a service allowing users of Plex Online to access and manipulate data through a variety of mobile devices such as smartphones, including those based on the iOS and Android operating systems.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/01/2012

Event Notices From June 7

The latest event and meeting notices from Michigan’s technology-focused companies, institutions and groups

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/07/2012

creative breakthroughs

Security Consultant Says 2012 Is A Mobile Year

Ask Steve Barone, CEO of Troy tech security consultants Creative Breakthroughs Inc., what the top issues of 2012 are, and he might as well start singing the old Who song “Going Mobile.” It’s all about integrating mobile devices into the corporate network — safely.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/18/2012


Teleca Wheels out New Automotive Office in Detroit

Teleca AB, a supplier of mobile software for the consumer electronics, automobile and mobile device industries, announced the opening of its new office in Farmington Hills to serve local automotive customers and develop new global business opportunities.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/07/2011


UM: New Method To Produce Tiny Antennas Could Improve Wireless Electronics

Engineering researchers at the University of Michigan have found a way to mass-produce antennas so small that they approach the fundamental minimum size limit for their bandwidth, or data rate, of operation. This could lead to new generations of wireless electronics and mobile devices that are either smaller or can perform more functions.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/05/2011

Anco Adds Mobile Online Catalog

Southfield-based Federal-Mogul Corp. (Nasdaq: FDML) Thursday announced a new online catalog for its Anco wiper blades unit,, that is tailored for smartphones, iPads and other electronic devices. The site allows mobile users to quickly […]