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Princess Cruises Focuses on “Guest Evolution”

With summer comes BBQs, vacations, and other fun activities in the sun. One popular destination during this time of year is the sea—more specifically cruises. If you are planning to spend some time on a ship this summer, there might be a few new high-tech amenities you will encounter.
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MediaSignage Releases New Products

MediaSignage, www.digitalsignage.com, a freemium (free and premium) digital signage hardware and software company, announced the release of SignageStudio Pro and SignagePlayer version 4.15. The latest release includes several new and enhanced features which will bolster the company’s role as provider for open-source enterprise-level hardware and software for digital signage.

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Growth in Contactless Card Shipments

Last year produced remarkable gains in the area of contactless payment card shipments. According to the SPA (Smart Payment Assn.) annual review of the market, of all smart-payment cards shipped worldwide in 2013, more than one-third (37%) contained contactless technologies.

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Valuable Data Allows Decisions on the Edge

A key question for both businesses and consumers when it comes to adopting M2M devices is “What is the value add?” For consumers, the value inherent in a connected device is often about efficiency; it makes life easier. In the enterprise sector, value can be more complicated to gauge. Gathering intelligence from devices and applications can have tremendous value, but only if the data is harnessed and only if the data leads to decisions.

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Certifications Get a Boost

The FCC (Federal Communications Commission), www.fcc.gov, has a big job when it comes to certifying cellular signal boosters. The organization needs to carefully balance the needs of consumers with potential interference to the wireless networks. As such, it recently adopted a new regulatory framework.

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Retailers to Benefit from 5G Wi-Fi

A more personalized experience for customers of retailers and public venue operators is on the way courtesy of a new 5G Wi-Fi SoC (system-on-chip) developed by Broadcom Corp., www.broadcom.com.

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Platform Engages Brick-and-Mortar Shoppers

Considering the fact consumers can’t get enough of their connected devices, it makes sense retail companies would want to leverage mobile technologies to further engage customers in their shopping experience. While the brick-and-mortar-style of commerce seems to be here to stay—at least for the near future—that doesn’t mean that, thanks to connected devices and solutions, it won’t look different than it has in the past.

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Pursuing a Connected Life: MWC 2014

M2M technology is affecting consumers’ daily lives, now more than ever. After prominent events like last week’s MWC (Mobile World Congress) in Barcelona, it seems there’s no end in sight for innovative new technologies that will make the world around us more data-rich and intelligent. From NFC (near-field communication) solutions and to connected home and health-enabling technologies, here are some of the connected-life announcements from MWC 2014.

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Mobile Wallet Helps You Shop

For those trying to get last-minute holiday shopping done, the mobile wallet and NFC (near-field communication) provide a way to quickly check out and access mobile coupons—but how quick and easy is the technology?

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Securing Mobile Payments

In a world where your mobile phone is as much of a necessity as your wallet, it would only make sense that, eventually, the two would become one. But are mobile payments finally clicking for consumers? A huge market barrier for mobile payments is consumers’ concerns about security, but in many cases a mobile phone can be as secure as a credit card.

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Princess Cruises Focuses on “Guest Evolution”

MediaSignage Releases New Products

Growth in Contactless Card Shipments



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