Electronics

CEA SmartBrief

Consumer electronics news and information

CEA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Consumer Electronics Association

Google: Freemium games in Europe will no longer be dubbed as "free"

7/21/2014

  • Re/code

Free-to-play games with in-application purchases in the Google Play app store will no longer be marketed to European Union consumers as "free" beginning in September. Google agreed to the change with … Read More

Entertainment Matters Digital Content SmartBrief

What you need to know to stay competitive in digital entertainment

Entertainment Matters Digital Content SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Consumer Electronics Association

Snapchat trademark filings hint at monetization strategy

7/21/2014

  • TechCrunch

Snapchat has filed trademark applications for technology to let the company generate revenue by processing electronic payments for users. An e-payment service could let users purchase a promoted produ… Read More

CTIA SmartBrief

Wireless industry news

CTIA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: CTIA-The Wireless Association

WeChat enters wearables market with health apps

7/21/2014

  • CNET

Messenger software company WeChat is now providing application programming interfaces for health and fitness wearable devices in China from companies such as iHealth, Codoon, Huawei Honor and Lifesens… Read More

AT&T Emerging Devices SmartBrief

The latest news on emerging devices

AT&T Emerging Devices SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: AT&T's Emerging Devices Organization

How connected-car standards could advance development

7/17/2014

  • Wireless Week
  • ITWeb.co.za (South Africa)

The expected near tripling of connected-car revenues to $17 billion over the next four years means big opportunities for developers of machine-to-machine technologies that power connectivity, but some… Read More