Executive Viewpoint

Facial Recognition App "15 Seconds of Fame" Captures Sports Fans’ Moments of Glory

Apr 10, 2017

Many enthusiastic sports lovers enjoy seeing their team play in person, but maybe the only thing some fans like more is seeing themselves or friends on the Jumbotron scoreboard during...

NFL Mobile's Playbook for Paydirt

Jan 30, 2017

NFL Media’s drive for mobile expansion is hitting paydirt. The league has overhauled its fan-facing app and mobile website to streamline offerings for easier navigation and of course...

Cosine of the Times: Arccos Golf Tees Up First Connected Club, New Sensors to Keep Golfers On Course

Dec 12, 2016

Consumer golf data pioneer Arccos Golf claims its sensors will improve duffers’ data about their games and in turn lower the most important statistic: their handicaps.

Industry Insight

JLR and Shell Roll Out Mobile Payments at the Pump

Feb 27, 2017

Jaguar-Land Rover (JLR) and Shell are literally rolling out a new mobile payment system, allowing consumers in the U.K. to pay at the pump from their vehicles’ touch screen. And as...

CTA's Gary Shapiro Abbreviated Preview of CES '17: AI, VR, AR, mHealth

Oct 31, 2016

Consumer technology trends are moving rapidly and offer the promise of keeping us virtually connected to loved ones who are thousands of miles away in reality or to see completed...

mHealth Checkup: Developers Aim to Help Apprehensive Users Relax

Oct 3, 2016

Stress levels are rising and app developers are trying to ease anxiety through a variety of virtual and real-world techniques. Siegfried Mortkowitz reports…

Podcasts

Mobile Digest

Mobile Digest: Apple aims to revive iPad with enterprise focus

Aug 17, 2015

Hackers make everyone from carmakers to Google look silly at Def Con and Black Hat USA, as Apple quietly courts enterprise app makers for the iPad. Andrew Tolve reports.

Mobile Digest: Samsung security breach could impact 600 million users

Jun 22, 2015

Apple unveils a new Apple Watch operating system and music streaming platform at its Worldwide Developers Conference, as researchers highlight a gaping security flaw in Samsung...

Mobile Digest: Self-driving Google Car poised to be next big mobile device

May 26, 2015

AT&T bets big on DIRECTV, Samsung sacks Samsung Wallet, as Google takes its Google Car prototype to the streets. Andrew Tolve reports.