Sony Computer Entertainment Unveils The New Prototype Of "Project Morpheus"
At the 2015 Game Developers Conference held in San Francisco, Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCEI) unveiled the new prototype of "Project Morpheus" (Morpheus) - a virtual reality (VR) system that takes the PlayStation 4 (PS4) system to the next level of immersion and demonstrates the future of gaming.
   [March 4, 2015]


C2 Montréal generates more than $105 M in economic benefits in 2014
A recent report showed that the 2014 edition of C2 Montréal generated$105.6 M in economic benefits, including $97.7 M directly in the province of Quebec. The results also revealed a considerable impact for participants, with one company out of four (23%) closing a deal at the event. In addition, C2 Montréal supported some 1,033 full-time equivalent jobs in Quebec which represented a $69 M contribution toQuebec’s GDP. PricewaterhouseCoopers conducted the economic analysis.
   [March 4, 2015]


PlayStation 4 (PS4) Sales Surpass 20.2 Million Units Worldwide
Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCE) announced that the PlayStation 4 (PS4) computer entertainment system has cumulatively sold through more than 20.2 million units*1 worldwide as of March 1.  PS4 continues to demonstrate the fastest and strongest growth in PlayStation hardware history.
   [March 4, 2015]


SAP Joins the Industrial Internet Consortium to Accelerate the Internet of Things and Help Shape the Business of the Future
SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) has joined the Industrial Internet Consortium, which aims at accelerating and promoting the business use of the Internet of Things (IoT). SAP has been a strong supporter of the Industry 4.0 in Europe and supports the importance of industry-wide, international standards for easier interoperability for customers.
   [March 4, 2015]


AVG Surpasses 200 Million Users Worldwide
AVG Technologies N.V. (NYSE: AVG), an online security company has passed the significant milestone of 200 million active users worldwide including over 100 million on mobile. Over 50 million new customers have joined the AVG family over the last 18 months alone, using one or more of AVG’s consumer and business products for mobile and desktop platforms, including Android, iOS, Windows and Apple Mac.
   [March 4, 2015]


Huawei Wins Best Mobile Infrastructure with its LampSite Solution at Mobile World Congress 2015
Huawei announces that it wins Best Mobile Infrastructure Award at Mobile World Congress 2015 with its innovative LampSite solution.
   [March 4, 2015]


Microsoft Lumia 640 and Lumia 640 XL: keeping you prepared for anything
At Mobile World Congress 2015, Microsoft Corp. introduced Lumia 640 and Lumia 640 XL, two new smartphones that give people greater flexibility and freedom to choose when and where they get things done. Both phones are upgradeable to Windows 10, which offers more personal computing and greater productivity, and will be available later this year.
   [March 3, 2015]


SAP and Jasper Team Up on Internet of Things (IoT) Services Initiative
 SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) and Jasper are collaborating to help enterprises simplify the process of deploying and managing Internet of Things (IoT) services on a global scale. Together, SAP and Jasper will team to offer integration of their solutions designed to help simplify and dramatically shorten the time to launch, manage and monetize IoT services.
   [March 3, 2015]


Acision Launches National and International Interconnect Solutions, Enabling Cross-carrier and Cross-border Consumer Services for Mobile Operators
Acision, a company specialized in secure, mobile messaging services, announced that following the success of its "Credit Orchestration" and Consumer Services business in the LATAM, APAC and MEAP regions, it will be launching complementary national and international interconnect solutions to mobile operators. This means operators can now offer services to their subscriber base that are supported across multiple operators’ networks, as well as across country borders.
   [March 3, 2015]


Study from Ovum and Cellebrite Shows Smartphone Problems Leading to Customer Frustration and Churn
Cellebrite, a developer and provider of mobile diagnostics solutions, and independent market analysis Ovum announced a global study that examines the extent of smartphone users’ service issues and the business impacts of mobile operators’ customer technical support abilities. Ovum reached its findings based on a survey of more than 4,000 consumers in the US, UK, China and Germany, and in-depth interviews with executives in 6 mobile operators in these markets.
   [March 3, 2015]


Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Education: New Learning Opportunities for Canadian Classrooms
Developed exclusively for use in the classroom, Samsung Canada today unveiled the reliable Galaxy Tab 4 Education. Designed to facilitate teacher-student engagement, the Tab 4 Education is compatible with Google Play for Education, Google’s content store for K-12 schools which contains a variety of educational apps, videos and content.
   [March 3, 2015]


GfK Forecasts 51 Million Wearables Bought Globally in 2015
GfK’s trends data shows that 13.5 million health and fitness trackers were sold globally last year, compared to 4.1 million smartwatches. With major companies expected to enter the market this year, GfK predicts that the combined market will leap to 51.2 million sales in 2015 - three times the size of 2014 - with both segments showing equal importance in this converging market.
   [March 3, 2015]


Absolute Software Partners with YEZZ, a Worldwide Mobile Brand
Absolute Software Corporation (TSX: ABT), an industry standard for persistent endpoint security and management solutions for computers, laptops, tablets and smartphones, announced a partnership with YEZZ, a mobile brand.  Under the agreement, Absolute persistence technology will be embedded into YEZZ devices during the manufacturing process.
   [March 2, 2015]


Ingram Micro Strengthens Position as Leading Global Repairs and Regeneration Services Provider with Acquisition of ANOVO
 The acquisition of ANOVO by Ingram Micro Inc. (NYSE: IM) further expands its position as a provider of device lifecycle services, while also strengthening the company’s relationship with many of the world’s largest mobile network operators and hardware manufacturers. ANOVO is a Europe based provider of repairs and regeneration solutions for high-tech products such as smartphones and set-top boxes across Europe and Latin America.
   [March 2, 2015]


Huawei Reveals the Future of Communications at MWC 2015 with "MirrorSys," a Full Field Communication System
Huawei is introducing, for the first time, a new concept called "full field communication" at Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2015, revealing a prototype called MirrorSys. This system is designed to meet the extreme limits of human visual and auditory perception in a full-size, high definition, real-time sharing and communication system. MirrorSys transmits all of the captured light, sound, and atmosphere to a user in what Huawei calls ’full field communication.’ The initial MirrorSys prototype has a seamless 220 inch diagonal display with a resolution that matches human visual acuity at a distance of 2.4 meters.
   [March 2, 2015]


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