Livio Connect Adds Partners, 'Freemium' Service For App DevelopersFerndale-based Livio Monday announced that Livio Connect, the company's middleware API for integrating smartphone apps with vehicle hardware systems, is now available at "freemium" pricing for application developers.
Black Friday Deals: The Good, The Bad And The AvoidableShoppers said that some Black Friday deals aren't worth it and some are worth grabbing.
Plex Systems Launches Plex Online SmartPlex Mobile ApplicationPlex 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.
California Firm, Born In Michigan, Expands To WMU Tech Park In KalamazooMophie, the California-based developer of portable power systems for smartphones, said Wednesday it is expanding into a location at Western Michigan Univesity's Business Technology and Research Park.
Computational Sprinting Pushes Smartphones 'Til They're TiredComputational sprinting is a groundbreaking new approach to smartphone power and cooling that could give users dramatic, brief bursts of computing capability to improve current applications and make new ones possible. Its developers at the University of Pennsylvania and the University of Michigan are pushing mobile chips beyond their sustainable operating limits, much like a sprinter who runs fast for a short distance.
Mobile Shopping Doubles Over December 2011 Holiday, Reports IBMThe U.S. online retail sector delivered 7.5 percent growth in December 2011 compared to the same period last year, according to cloud-based analytics findings by IBM.
National Survey: Smartphones To Drive Marketing Efforts In 2012AT&T says smartphone applications and mobile barcodes -- those funny-looking, pixilated squares appearing on everything from bus shelters to price tags -- will spur innovation and sales in the marketing world in 2012.
GLITR Breakfast Talks Tech Toys For Holiday 2011GLITR has put together a demonstration of the latest in cool wireless phones, tablets, Internet radios and assorted other tech toys for your inspection the morning of Nov. 17 at Lawrence Technological University.
Event Notices From October 21-23The latest event and meeting notices from Michigan's technology-focused companies and institutions
Smartphone Battery Life Could Dramatically Improve With UM InventionA new "subconscious mode" for smartphones and other WiFi-enabled mobile devices could extend battery life by as much as 54 percent for users on the busiest networks.
RouteOne Offers Free Android AppThe Farmington Hills auto finance aggregator RouteOne announced the availability of its free Android app, available now for download from the Android Market.
Parrot Rolls Out New Docking Kit For Smartphones
Gongos: Smartphone Owners Want To Unlock By Voice, Fingerprint
Compuware Gomez Offers Free Cross-Device Web Site Test
RouteOne Offers Full Service Through Smartphones