(University of Utah) Students from the University of Utah have created a new mobile 'game' for the iPhone and Android devices that demonstrates how software algorithms used by many of the nation's judicial courts to evaluate defendants could be biased like humans. Show More Summary
For the National Agri-Marketing Association, there’s a new app in town. NAMA is very excited to announce our new and improved mobile app, just in time for the 2017 Agri-Marketing Conference! Make sure you download the new app – or update to the new version – so you can stay up to date while you are in Dallas next week!... Read More
The iMore show brings you everything you need to know about the week in iPhone, iPad, Watch, TV, Mac, and Apple! David Lundblad, head of design for iMore and Mobile Nations, and Chris Harris, app director extraordinaire, join Serenity,...Show More Summary
Springtime marks the start of college acceptance season, when millions of anxious high school students check their mailboxes for the “Yes” that signals the next chapter of their lives. Yet, many of the nation’s brightest students, especially...Show More Summary
(National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine) Mobilization of a rapid and robust clinical research program that explores whether investigational therapeutics and vaccines are safe and effective to combat the next infectious...Show More Summary
Twitter is following in the footsteps of Facebook Lite and YouTube Go by launching a faster, smaller, data-saving version of its mobile website called Twitter Lite. It's aimed largely at users outside the US, UK and other nations that have fast wireless connectivity, and instead targeting emerging markets where 4G networks are sporadic or nonexistent. Source: Twitter
Here are some things going on today in your world of tech: China may get its own national mobile operating system. Jolla, the company that carried on Nokia’s (NOK) software work, in the form of the “Sailfish” operating system, issued...Show More Summary
Cardtek has announced its partnership with Emcredit to launch the secure mobile payment platform, emPAY, offering United Arab Emirates residents a national mobile wallet solution.
The Air Mobility Command plays a crucial role in national defense and also serves as an extension of international diplomacy.
Apple Pay has gone live in Taiwan, making the island nation the 14th country to adopt the mobile payment system. Users can now add MasterCard and Visa cards issued by Cathay United Bank, CTBC Bank, E.SUN Bank, Standard Chartered Bank, Taishin International Bank, Taipei Fubon Bank and Union Bank of Taiwan. Show More Summary
Megan McArdle at Bloomberg wanted to find out why the state of Utah happens to have the highest income mobility metric in the nation for the likelihood of moving from the lowest quintile of income to the richest: 10.8% (by comparison, Charlotte, North Carolina has the statistic of 4%). She mentioned how most of the legwork […]
In December, we wrote about how (thanks to EFF's lawyering) mobile phone provider CREDO Mobile was finally (after many years) allowed to reveal the National Security Letter (NSL) it had received from the DOJ back in 2013. As per usual, the NSL had a complete gag order, barring the company from admitting it had received such a letter. Show More Summary
Electronic devices larger than a mobile telephone are now banned on flights from eight predominantly Muslim nations to the USA. Officials called the directive an attempt to address gaps in foreign airport security, and said it was not based on any specific or credible threat of an imminent attack. Show More Summary
Scientists from the Institute of Cyber Intelligence Systems at the National Research Nuclear University MEPhI (Russia) are developing a mobile app called InCallAuth, which allows a smartphone recognize its owner by a characteristic movement of the hand when answering a call.
(DOE/Sandia National Laboratories) Add rapid, mobile testing for Zika and other viruses to the list of things that smartphone technology is making possible. Researchers at Sandia National Laboratories have developed a smartphone-controlled,...Show More Summary
Memphis Area Transit Authority (MATA) recently partnered with HealthyHere, a mobile medical clinic, to provide annual physicals, primary care, and follow-up care to their 485 team members.
The following survey comes from Harris Interactive... Firstly, we found the majority of the UK population aged 16-54 play games on any device (83%). Half the nation play on home consoles, while mobile/portable gaming is common amongShow More Summary
How will the acceptance of the GRE affect economic mobility and diversity at our nation's top law schools?
McDonald's has started testing mobile order-and-pay after acknowledging the ordering process in its restaurants can be "stressful." The company says it will gather feedback from the test before launching the option nationally toward the end of the year, the AP reports. It says mobile order-and-pay is now available at 29...
Before there was Google Wi-fi, there was eero. We've looked at several home Wi-Fi products here at Mobile nations. They are an important part of using your phone or any internet-connected device, so they're pretty relevant for all of us. Show More Summary