NFC coming out of 'trial phase' in 2013 as 285m enabled devices forecast to be shipped — ABI Research

London, UK (BUSINESS WIRE) — ABI Research forecasts that a total of 1.95 billion NFC-enabled devices will ship in 2017, a combination of both handsets and CE devices. The lion’s share of NFC enablement will continue to be focused in the handset market

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Digi launches compact wireless module for developing connected portable devices

Electronica, Messe Munich, Germany – Digi International has launched a compact wireless system-on-module for developing connected devices based on Freescale technology.

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GreenRoad launches a smartphone-based driver performance product for fleets

GreenRoad announced the smartphone-based driver performance solution for fleets.

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DragonBoard for Android connected devices now available through BSQUARE

Bellevue, Washington, USA. 27 Sept, 2011 — BSQUARE Corporation (NASDAQ: BSQR), an enabler of smart, connected devices, has announced the general availability of DragonBoard™, an Android™ development platform based on Qualcomm’s Snapdragon™ APQ8060 processor.

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Turkcell, Huawei and NXP combine to launch Turkey’s first NFC-enabled smartphone

Istanbul, Turkey – Turkcell (NYSE: TKC, ISE: TCELL) working with NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI) have selected the PN544 Near Field Communication (NFC) radio chip for Turkcell’s new T20 smartphone.

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SK Telecom and China Mobile join forces on gaming and M2M

South Korean operator SK Telecom is to work with China’s biggest telecoms company, China Mobile, in areas of mobile gaming and M2M.

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