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Swift Navigation and Bad Elf Partner to Bring the Power of Precision to Field Workers in Construction and Utilities

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Monday, July 15, 2024

Through this collaboration, Swift and Bad Elf deliver a complete, turnkey solution for high volume and high precision GIS data collection.

Key Points: 
  • Through this collaboration, Swift and Bad Elf deliver a complete, turnkey solution for high volume and high precision GIS data collection.
  • GIS data enables workers across industries to create precise digital maps (showing the location of buried infrastructure, for example) that improve worker safety and efficiency in construction, utilities, and environmental management.
  • But historically, centimeter-accurate GIS location data could only be gathered by licensed surveyors using expensive and relatively complex equipment, causing inefficiencies.
  • “We are thrilled to partner with Bad Elf to bring centimeter-accurate positioning to GIS professionals around the world” said Holger Ippach, Executive Vice President of Product & Marketing at Swift Navigation.

Charge! Stellantis Offers At-home Charging Station or Charge Credits With New BEV Purchase Package

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Monday, July 15, 2024

The Free2move Charge website and app assist consumers before, through and after the buying process, educating and helping them understand battery-electric vehicles (BEV) and the charging options available to them as new BEV owners.

Key Points: 
  • The Free2move Charge website and app assist consumers before, through and after the buying process, educating and helping them understand battery-electric vehicles (BEV) and the charging options available to them as new BEV owners.
  • Included with the purchase of a Stellantis BEV, customers will have the option to choose the Free2move Charge Home Package, which offers a Level 2 charging unit (valued at approximately $600), allowing owners to charge their vehicle from the comfort and convenience of home.
  • The Free2move Charge app will also inform owners of the best times to charge, avoiding peak rates and more.
  • Free2move Charge, Stellantis' 360-degree charging ecosystem, making it easy for customers to always be charged by delivering seamless charging and energy management, is managed by the new Stellantis Charging & Energy Business Unit.

Worldwide Smartphone Market Grew 6.5% in the Second Quarter of 2024 as Momentum Continues to Build, According to IDC Tracker

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Monday, July 15, 2024

According to preliminary data from the International Data Corporation ( IDC ) Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker , global smartphone shipments increased 6.5% year over year to 285.4 million units in the second quarter of 2024 (2Q24).

Key Points: 
  • According to preliminary data from the International Data Corporation ( IDC ) Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker , global smartphone shipments increased 6.5% year over year to 285.4 million units in the second quarter of 2024 (2Q24).
  • As a result, the share of mid-range devices is challenged," said Nabila Popal , research director with IDC's Worldwide Tracker team.
  • Apple finished the quarter in second place with 15.8% share with improved performance in China and other key regions.
  • As competition increases, IDC expects a very positive and interesting second half of the year with a tight race among the leading OEMs.

Attention victims of gift card scams: $35 million settlement reached regarding App Store & iTunes Gift Cards in class action lawsuit

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Monday, July 15, 2024

SAN JOSE, Calif., July 15, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Cafferty Clobes Meriwether & Sprengel LLP, Kirby McInerney LLP and Scott + Scott Attorneys at Law LLP announce that a settlement has been reached with Apple Inc. and Apple Value Services, LLC ("Apple") in Barrett v. Apple, No. 5:20-cv-04812-EJD (N.D. Cal.), a class action lawsuit asserting claims relating to Apple's alleged conduct in connection with a common gift card scam in which unwitting consumers were tricked into purchasing App Store & iTunes Gift Cards by third-party scammers. Apple, which was not the party that perpetrated the scams, denies that it had any responsibility to provide refunds in such circumstances, and denies all allegations of wrongdoing.

Key Points: 
  • Were you tricked into buying an App Store & iTunes Gift Card and giving the code to someone else?
  • ), a class action lawsuit asserting claims relating to Apple's alleged conduct in connection with a common gift card scam in which unwitting consumers were tricked into purchasing App Store & iTunes Gift Cards by third-party scammers.
  • If you were tricked into purchasing an App Store & iTunes Gift Card at any point between January 2015 and July 2020, and you provided the redemption code to someone unknown to you who sought the code under false pretenses, this class action settlement may impact your legal rights.
  • You must file a valid claims package by October 15, 2024 to receive cash benefits from this Settlement.

iPhone is Disabled Connect to iTunes How to Unlock? Here is the Fix!

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Friday, July 12, 2024

When you see the " iPhone deactivated connect to iTunes " message, it is usually when you enter the incorrect passcode too many times on your iPhone.

Key Points: 
  • When you see the " iPhone deactivated connect to iTunes " message, it is usually when you enter the incorrect passcode too many times on your iPhone.
  • If you're looking for a safe and reliable iPhone disabled connect to iTunes fix, we recommend using a third-party iOS unlocker tool, Tenorshare 4uKey .
  • And you will resolve the "iPhone locked connect to iTunes" issue
    How to Fix iPhone is Disabled Connect to iTunes without Losing Data?
  • When your iPhone says disabled connect to iTunes, use another device to log in to iCloud using your Apple ID and password.

PPG Biosensors Market to be dominated by Smartwatches Segment to reach USD 1001.73 Mn by 2030- Says Stellar Market Research

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Friday, July 12, 2024

Details on new market growths, partnerships, and collaborations within the PPG biosensors industry.

Key Points: 
  • Details on new market growths, partnerships, and collaborations within the PPG biosensors industry.
  • The advancement in technology and the non-invasive nature of PPG biosensors are further expected to drive the growth of the PPG Biosensors Market.
  • In 2023, North America dominated the PPG Biosensors Market and is expected to grow significantly during the forecast period.
  • Additionally, the regulatory environment in the region provides fast-track approvals of the devices accelerating the adoption of the PPG Biosensors.

PPG Biosensors Market to be dominated by Smartwatches Segment to reach USD 1001.73 Mn by 2030- Says Stellar Market Research

Retrieved on: 
Friday, July 12, 2024

Details on new market growths, partnerships, and collaborations within the PPG biosensors industry.

Key Points: 
  • Details on new market growths, partnerships, and collaborations within the PPG biosensors industry.
  • The advancement in technology and the non-invasive nature of PPG biosensors are further expected to drive the growth of the PPG Biosensors Market.
  • In 2023, North America dominated the PPG Biosensors Market and is expected to grow significantly during the forecast period.
  • Additionally, the regulatory environment in the region provides fast-track approvals of the devices accelerating the adoption of the PPG Biosensors.

Pixalate Debuts Mobile Sell-Side Platform (SSP) Brand Safety Risk Rankings: 53% of Global Open Programmatic Ads Sold by SmartyAds LLP Are on ‘High Risk’ Apps; Google AdExchange No. 2 Highest-Risk in LATAM (32%) and APAC (42%)

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Friday, July 12, 2024

In addition to the global report, Pixalate also published regional reports for SSP brand safety risk rankings across North America , Asia-Pacific (APAC) , Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) , and Latin America (LATAM) .

Key Points: 
  • In addition to the global report, Pixalate also published regional reports for SSP brand safety risk rankings across North America , Asia-Pacific (APAC) , Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) , and Latin America (LATAM) .
  • The reports are an analysis of SSPs that sell ads on the highest share of mobile apps that are rated by Pixalate as “high” risk for brand safety.
  • The reports also rank SSPs based on the percentage of open programmatic ads sold on apps marked as “high,” “medium,” and “low” brand safety risk.
  • Visit the Pixalate Knowledge Base to learn more about Pixalate’s brand safety risk ratings .

Staples Canada Leads Back to School 2024 with Trends, Insights and Savings

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Thursday, July 11, 2024

Canada's Back to School destination has also done its homework: the brand has unveiled the 2024 Staples Back to School Study revealing findings from parents across the country and their expectations with this year's Back to School experience.

Key Points: 
  • Canada's Back to School destination has also done its homework: the brand has unveiled the 2024 Staples Back to School Study revealing findings from parents across the country and their expectations with this year's Back to School experience.
  • As Canada's Back to School destination, Staples is here to set parents and students up for success ahead of the return to class with the 2024 Staples Back to School Study.
  • Based on the insights uncovered in the study, Staples Canada announces an exciting line-up of Back to School offerings designed to meet the needs of parents, students and teachers alike.
  • Staples is committed to making Back to School savings easy for parents, teachers, and students with deals that will get everyone excited.

Commission accepts commitments by Apple opening access to 'tap and go' technology on iPhones

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Thursday, July 11, 2024

The European Commission has made commitments offered by Apple legally binding under EU antitrust rules.

Key Points: 
  • The European Commission has made commitments offered by Apple legally binding under EU antitrust rules.
  • The commitments address the Commission's competition concerns relating to Apple's refusal to grant rivals access to a standard technology used for contactless payments with iPhones in stores (‘Near-Field-Communication (NFC)' or ‘tap and go').
  • Apple controls every aspect of its ecosystem, including access conditions for mobile wallet developers.
  • Following the opening of a formal antitrust investigation into Apple's behaviour in June 2020, the Commission sent Apple a Statement of Objections in May 2022.