HP announced HP iPrint Photo, a free application available on the Apple App store that gives the Apple iPhone and iPod touch customers the ability to easily print photos anytime, anywhere. HP iPrint Photo is the first photo printing application of its kind and allows for quick and easy wireless printing of 4 x 6-inch photos from an Apple iPhone or iPod touch to most HP inkjet printers connected to a local Wi-Fi network. The iPhone application is fully compatible with Apple’s Bonjour technology and uses the innovative Multi-Touch interface for the easiest and fastest wireless iPhone or iPod touch print experience.
Worldwide sales of mobile phones surpassed one billion units for the first time last year. 295 million of those phones were sold in the fourth quarter alone, boosted by robust holiday purchases. With all these new phones, the question becomes, what is happening to all the phones that are no longer being used?
At CES 2008 Show in Las Vegas, Lagotek will present its “HIP Modes” Sideshow home control gadget working on iPhone and iPod touch made possible by Ikanos Consulting Go Gadgets technology. This is the first technology that enables the use of iPhone and iPod touch for home control over WiFi and GPRS / EDGE. The ability to run Vista Sideshow gadgets on Apple’s legendary devices to control the home was made possible by Lagotek Corporation and Ikanos Consulting. working together to merge cutting edge Vista Sideshow technologies with Apple’s famous devices for home automation use.
Mobile Payment Forum Member Companies AuthenTec, C-SAM and ClairMail to Demonstrate Mobile Payment Applications. What: As the momentum behind mobile payment grows, companies are providing new capabilities that bring a broader range of secure financial transactions within reach of mobile phone users throughout the world.
With more than 3 million Apple iPhones expected in consumers’ hands by the end of 2007, Voice 2.0 company Talkster is delivering an special holiday gift to Apple iPhone users: simplified group conference calling all over the globe for the cost of a single local call. Although the intuitive Apple iPhone comes with a simple method for adding additional people into an existing conversation, the process becomes tedious and complex when adding a third, fourth or fifth caller to the conference.