Tapingo secures USD 10.5 million in funding

Editor Mobile, USA

Tapingo, the Mobile shopping platform has received USD 10.5 million in Series B funding. Two major players being Khosla Ventures and Carmel Ventures who led the round with participation. Tapingo enables discovery and immediate order fulfillment through a platform that targets shoppers in dense retail environments. Tapingo is currently focused on university campuses. Tapingo is available at 25 major universities …

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Sprint to support for White House ConnectED initiative

Editor Mobile, Mobile Operators, USA

According to a recent announcement by Sprint CEO Dan Hesse and Sprint chairman Masayoshi Son, the operator will be lending its support to the ConnectED initiative by White House. It is both a public and private effort to get technology into classrooms. At an event with President Obama and Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, the operator stated that it would start a a …

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Digital Design provides iPhone security for St Petersburg

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As per a recent report by Cnews.ru, Digital Design, the Russian company has provided the government of the St Petersburg region with mobile device security services. Work was carried out under a contract concluded with the ICT Committee of the regional administration. Secure mail and secure link solutions from Digital Design support information protection for staff using iOS-powered mobile devices over open …

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AT&T family offer with Beats Music

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AT&T has joined forces with Beats Music, the new digital music service, to introduce a family offer. Under this offer AT&T users will now be able to get unlimited streaming music and downloads for offline listening for up to five family members across 10 devices. Families can avail this offer from January 21. The plan will cost USD 14.99 per …

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30 Billion Dollars stand in the way of the Verizon-Vodafone Deal.

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WSJ reports that Verizon’s planned bid for Vodafone’s 45% stake is likely to face a big hurdle, particularly because the apparent difference in their valuation is $30 Billion. Verizon believes the stake is worth around $100 billion, while Vodafone believes it’s closer to $130 billion. No formal offer has yet been tabled but Verizon is reported to have hired advisors …

Editor30 Billion Dollars stand in the way of the Verizon-Vodafone Deal.