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Cricket Wireless Expands U.S. Retail Distribution with Sam’s Club

Cricket Wireless Now Available at Sam’s Club Cricket Wireless continues to expand its national retail presence with the addition of more than 400 Sam’s Club locations. Cricket now offers Sam’s Club members the ability to enjoy its nationwide network with more 4G LTE coverage than T-Mobile, MetroPCS, Sprint or Boost on plans starting at just $35/month… Continue Reading

5 Ways to Simplify Your Day & Get More Done

Simplify and Get More Done Johan Gunnars’ new app helps you simplify your life. By Johan Gunnars, CEO & Co-Founder of Simpliday More than ever, people of all walks of life are looking to simplify their lives and get more done.  Nowadays, most kids—and maybe some adults—probably don’t recognize the old tradition of tying a… Continue Reading

Punch Through Launches the Next Generation Bean+, the Easiest Way to Get Started with Bluetooth Low Energy and Create Smartphone-Controlled Devices

Grove and Header Connectors, Longer Range, Battery Enhancements and Expanded Bluetooth Profiles Make the Latest Bean “Bigger, Better and Bolder” for Business, Education, Consumers SAN FRANCISCO AND MINNEAPOLIS, August 5, 2015 – Punch Through, a hardware and software development firm making it easier to develop Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) products, announced the launch of the… Continue Reading

PicsArt Releases New Version of ‘PicsArt for Kids’ App With A Focus On Education and the Arts

In celebration of National Kids Day, PicsArt reimagines its Kids app with new interactive animations, editing tools and coloring pages San Francisco, Calif. [July 16, 2015] — PicsArt, the company behind the world’s leading mobile creative community, today announced the launch of the PicsArt for Kids app for Android devices. Released just in time for… Continue Reading

AT&T to Invest Approximately US$3 Billion in Mexico to Extend Mobile Internet to 100 Million Consumers & Businesses by Year-End 2018

In a meeting today with Mexico President Enrique Peña Nieto, AT&T Chairman and CEO Randall Stephenson announced that AT&T plans to invest approximately US$3 billion to extend its high-speed, mobile Internet service to Mexico, covering 100 million people in Mexico by year-end 2018. This is in addition to the US$4.4 billion AT&T invested earlier this year to acquire Iusacell… Continue Reading

‘Six Degrees of Innovation’; the Six Business Model Features Companies Need To Innovate

Research supported by AT&T reveals predictive model for innovation June 25, 2015 — AT&T commissioned a study to help companies innovate and make the most of technology. The results show that innovation happens where companies have one or more of six business model traits – “Six Degrees of Innovation”. The University of Cambridge Judge Business School carried out the research.… Continue Reading

Google Data Center to Be Built at Coal Plant Site in Alabama

First Google Data Center to Locate on Repurposed Coal Generation Site Google Data Center at TVA’s Widows Creek.  The Tennessee Valley Authority has announced today Google has chosen TVA’s Widows Creek to be the site of it’s newest and 14th Google Data Center.  Widows Creek is a soon-to-be retired coal plant site in North Alabama.… Continue Reading