Apple and Intel have agreed to stop using conflict minerals in the manufacturing of their products, as part of a tech industry initiative to avoid possible controversy in light of federal regulators’ efforts to ensure ethical global manufacturing, reported Kat Asharya of Mobiledia.com (April 5).
IDC predicted last week (March 29) that the global smartphone market will grow by 49.2 percent in 2011, as more consumers and businesses turn in their feature phones for smartphones.
Now that we've got a number of user group meetups and open office events under our belt, it's time to spread the word a bit more broadly that we're happy to host events at our office here in Vancouver.
AT&T announced Sunday (March 20) that it had agreed to buy T-Mobile USA from Deutsche Telekom for $39 billion, in a deal that would push AT&T past Verizon Wireless as the biggest U.S. carrier. The merger is expected to take up to a year to close.
iQmetrix is launching XQ Interactive Retail, its revolutionary new digital media solution, this week at CTIA 2011 in Orlando, March 22-24.
"I have used the report filters quite often with clients, to make standard reports present data more concisely," explains iQmetrix Customer Success Manager Dave Henning.
On March 1, Facebook acquired the recently launched group texting startup Beluga, a move that surprised most industry observers.
On March 3, Gartner lowered its growth projection for worldwide shipments of PCs from 15.9 percent to 10.5 percent. A big reason for the reduction: “growing consumer enthusiasm for mobile-PC alternatives, such as the iPad and other media tablets,” said George Shiffler, Gartner’s research director, in a statement.
This week’s tips come from iQmetrix Customer Success Manager Erin Drake. Erin identified how customizing reports in RQ4 can save clients time and hassle.
It’s almost time again for the International CTIA Wireless 2011, the world’s largest wireless tradeshow. The event will be held from March 22-24, at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando.
Technology has changed the way people shop and as a result, consumers are looking for a more engaging and interactive shopping experience – especially when shopping for a new phone. With this in mind, iQmetrix is preparing to make a big impression at CTIA 2011 in Orlando, where it will launch its groundbreaking new platform, XQ Interactive Retail.