Mobile phones

LG Announces US Pricing & Availability Of 2021 Sound Bars

Friday, May 14, 2021 - 2:00pm

b'ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., May 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --LG Electronics USA announced the rollout of the 2021 LG Sound Bar lineup, with new models delivering a premium audio experience, versatility and convenient control while upping the ante with eco-conscious designs and packaging, as further detailed below.

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  • b'ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., May 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --LG Electronics USA announced the rollout of the 2021 LG Sound Bar lineup, with new models delivering a premium audio experience, versatility and convenient control while upping the ante with eco-conscious designs and packaging, as further detailed below.
  • The new lineup combines high-quality audio, easy connectivity, smart functionality and modern aesthetics that are designed to complement LG\'s TVs and works well with any dcor.\nNew LG Sound Bar models launching in the US includeSP9YA, SP8YA, SP7Y, SPD7Y and SP2 will begin rolling out this month, with additional models coming later this year.\nNew for 2021, LG Sound Bars allow users to take advantage of the AI Sound Pro feature on LG TVs.
  • Audio from the TV is played through the sound bar via TV Sound Mode Share, delivering the superior audio processing power of AI Sound Pro on the more capable sound bar speakers.
  • LG\'s new 2021 sound bars now offer all of the same sound modes as the latest LG TVs, allowing users to easily switch between the sound bar and the TV using the TV\'s remote.\nThe LG SP9YA and SP8YA are compatible with multiple voice assistants including Google Assistant, Amazon Alexa and Siri1making the sound bars easier than ever to control from compatible devices and services.

Health Coaching Company Launches Industry's First Algorithm-Based Nutrition and Coaching App

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 8:00pm

This scientific approach has historically been available only through their concierge coaching service.\n"We\'re thrilled to announce that we can offer iPhone users the world\'s first algorithm-based nutrition and coaching service," stated Dennis Leis, CEO and co-founder of MetPro.

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  • This scientific approach has historically been available only through their concierge coaching service.\n"We\'re thrilled to announce that we can offer iPhone users the world\'s first algorithm-based nutrition and coaching service," stated Dennis Leis, CEO and co-founder of MetPro.
  • "With the iPhone app, now tens of thousands of users can begin a transformation that so many of our clients have experienced.
  • To get started with MetPro for the iPhone, visit https://metpro.co/basic\nAbout MetPro: MetPro brings to light a new way of thinking about health and fitness.
  • Their clients have consistently achieved exceptional results regardless of their demanding schedules, significant injuries, and stubborn or difficult metabolisms.\n'

New RealMe™ Integration on Mingle2 Dating App Creates a Safer Space for Singles to Connect Online

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 4:17pm

RealMe\'s integration allows online dating platforms like Mingle2 to validate and verify user profiles to ensure safer, more secure interactions online.

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  • RealMe\'s integration allows online dating platforms like Mingle2 to validate and verify user profiles to ensure safer, more secure interactions online.
  • The RealMe integration is currently live on the Mingle2 website and will go live on iOS and Android next week.\n"By investing in its members\' safety, Mingle2 offers singles a level of integrity and trust that has long been missing from the online dating space," says Jeff Tinsley, founder and CEO of RealMe.
  • "\nTo learn more about RealMe for your dating platform, visit https://therealme.com/dating .\nRealMe is an online reputation platform dedicated to cultivating safety and trust online.
  • For more information, please visit www.therealme.com/dating .\nMingle2 provides a free online dating community on web, Android and iOS.

Pixelworks Display Technology Powers ASUS Zenfone 8 Series

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 6:30pm

b'SAN JOSE, Calif., May 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Pixelworks, Inc. (NASDAQ: PXLW),a leading provider of innovative video and display processing solutions, today announced that the new flagship smartphone ASUS Zenfone 8 series the Zenfone 8 and Zenfone 8 Flip incorporate the Company\'s leading color calibration, DC Dimming and HDR tone mapping technology to make on-screen entertainment come to life for ASUS mobile users.

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  • b'SAN JOSE, Calif., May 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Pixelworks, Inc. (NASDAQ: PXLW),a leading provider of innovative video and display processing solutions, today announced that the new flagship smartphone ASUS Zenfone 8 series the Zenfone 8 and Zenfone 8 Flip incorporate the Company\'s leading color calibration, DC Dimming and HDR tone mapping technology to make on-screen entertainment come to life for ASUS mobile users.
  • With HDR certification, Zenfone 8 series users can enjoy the most immersive new content from popular streaming sites, such as Amazon, Netflix and YouTube.\nWith Pixelworks\' advanced display technology, the new Zenfone 8 series deliver more vibrant colors and absolute color accuracy for true-to-life videos and photos, with greater contrast and detail, even when viewing in darker environments.
  • "\n"We congratulate ASUS on the launch of their newest flagship series phones," said Todd DeBonis, President and CEO, Pixelworks.
  • "The integration of our display technology in the Zenfone 8 and Zenfone 8 Flip are the latest testament to a long-standing partnership that continues to deliver standout display performance with stunning visuals for today\'s mobile phone users.

Infinix Launches Award Winning NOTE 10 Pro Series

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 2:11pm

b'SHANGHAI, CHINA - Media OutReach - 12 May 2021 - Infinix today launched the all-new NOTE 10 series, a new portfolio of premium smartphones including the NOTE 10, NOTE 10 Pro and NOTE 10 Pro near-field communication (NFC).

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  • b'SHANGHAI, CHINA - Media OutReach - 12 May 2021 - Infinix today launched the all-new NOTE 10 series, a new portfolio of premium smartphones including the NOTE 10, NOTE 10 Pro and NOTE 10 Pro near-field communication (NFC).
  • "\nThe iF Design 2021 award winning NOTE 10 Pro delivers a balance between the physical and virtual worlds, the calmness and serenity of Mother Nature and the modern geometric interiors and d\xc3\xa9cor designs of luxury brands.
  • To capture amazing selfies, the NOTE 10 series is equipped with a 16MP AI Beautify Selfie front-facing camera with two frontal flashes.
  • Now, users can capture their breathtaking moments with confidence.\nFor super-fast data processing and response times, the NOTE 10 Pro and NOTE 10 Pro NFC are powered by the award-winning MediaTek Helio G95 processor.

Prophesee launches HD Event-Based Vision Evaluation Kit, Enabling Access to Breakthrough Engineering Revision of Gen 4.1 Sensor

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 10:15am

b'Paris, France--(Newsfile Corp. - May 12, 2021) - \xc2\xa0Prophesee today announced the availability of a comprehensive evaluation kit (EVK) to provide machine vision system developers with full performance evaluation of the breakthrough engineering revision of the Event-Based Vision sensor which was co-developed with Sony Semiconductor Solutions Corporation and announced at ISSCC in February 2020.\nTo view the full announcement, including downloadable images, bios, and more, click here .\nThe kit gives developers early access to the state-of-the-art Event-Based Vision sensor co-developed with Sony, which features an industry leading 4.86m pixel pitch and 1280 x720 pixel resolution.\nThis kit is ideal for full performance evaluation, supporting full sensor bandwidth of up to 3Gbps via a USB 3 interface.\nThe EVK is fully compatible with the recently announced Metavision Intelligence Suite version 2.2 to perform a variety of design exploration steps and incorporate customized software application to meet specific market requirements.\nClick image above to view full announcement.\nProphesee is the inventor of the world\xe2\x80\x99s most advanced neuromorphic vision systems.\nThe company developed a breakthrough Event-Based Vision approach to machine vision.

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  • b'Paris, France--(Newsfile Corp. - May 12, 2021) - \xc2\xa0Prophesee today announced the availability of a comprehensive evaluation kit (EVK) to provide machine vision system developers with full performance evaluation of the breakthrough engineering revision of the Event-Based Vision sensor which was co-developed with Sony Semiconductor Solutions Corporation and announced at ISSCC in February 2020.\nTo view the full announcement, including downloadable images, bios, and more, click here .\nThe kit gives developers early access to the state-of-the-art Event-Based Vision sensor co-developed with Sony, which features an industry leading 4.86m pixel pitch and 1280 x720 pixel resolution.\nThis kit is ideal for full performance evaluation, supporting full sensor bandwidth of up to 3Gbps via a USB 3 interface.\nThe EVK is fully compatible with the recently announced Metavision Intelligence Suite version 2.2 to perform a variety of design exploration steps and incorporate customized software application to meet specific market requirements.\nClick image above to view full announcement.\nProphesee is the inventor of the world\xe2\x80\x99s most advanced neuromorphic vision systems.\nThe company developed a breakthrough Event-Based Vision approach to machine vision.
  • This new vision category allows for significant reductions of power, latency and data processing requirements to reveal what was invisible to traditional frame-based sensors until now.\n'

Ericsson ConsumerLab: 5G already changing smartphone use behavior

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 9:30am

Indoor coverage is one of the focus areas to emerge from the consumer research, with one-in-five 5G users already reducing Wi-Fi use on their phones indoors because of the benefits of 5G mobile connectivity.\nThe report - Five Ways to a Better 5G - is the result of the largest global 5G consumer study to date.

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  • Indoor coverage is one of the focus areas to emerge from the consumer research, with one-in-five 5G users already reducing Wi-Fi use on their phones indoors because of the benefits of 5G mobile connectivity.\nThe report - Five Ways to a Better 5G - is the result of the largest global 5G consumer study to date.
  • Consumers say they are willing to pay 20 to 30 percent more for 5G plans bundled with digital service use cases.\nCovid-19 lockdowns and movement restrictions mean that the vast majority of 5G early adopters\' regular experiences with the technology have been indoors.
  • But it is equally important to understand how 5G early adopters perceive that experience.
  • With Ericsson ConsumerLab\'s five recommendations and insights, CSPs can encourage 5G adoption and meet consumer expectations.

CIS Mobile Announces altOS on 5G Smartphones

Tuesday, May 11, 2021 - 11:15pm

b'ASHBURN, Va., May 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- CIS Mobile, a mobile security leader, today announcesthe availability of altOSon Pixel 4a5G and Pixel 5 smartphones.

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  • b'ASHBURN, Va., May 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- CIS Mobile, a mobile security leader, today announcesthe availability of altOSon Pixel 4a5G and Pixel 5 smartphones.
  • It is used by multiple government intelligence and defense agencies around the world.\nThe Pixel 4a 5G and Pixel 5 are the first altOS devices to support 5G technology, which is set to power the next wave of mobile connectivity and smart devices.
  • CIS Mobile\'s new release on 5G phones combines the enhanced security controls and capabilities of the altOS platform with the latest high speed communications networks," said Bill Anderson, President of CIS Mobile\naltOS on 5G smartphones is available today to new and existing customers and partners, and will be rolled out to existing deployments in the coming weeks.
  • CIS MobileinstallsaltOSin our secure facilitiesto ensurea hardware-backed root of trustfor thewholeplatform.\nCIS Mobile is a subsidiary of CIS Secure, an industry leader and global provider for designing and manufacturing secure communications and computing solutions for Governments and Enterprises.

DXOMARK Announces New Score for Smartphone Battery Experience

Monday, May 10, 2021 - 6:31pm

b'Renowned worldwide for the tests and scores of camera, audio and display quality of consumer electronics, the French hi-tech company DXOMARK today announces a new score for smartphone battery experience.\n\xe2\x80\x9cWhile battery performance is critical for consumers, they have negligible information pre-purchase to understand which device will best suit their needs.

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  • b'Renowned worldwide for the tests and scores of camera, audio and display quality of consumer electronics, the French hi-tech company DXOMARK today announces a new score for smartphone battery experience.\n\xe2\x80\x9cWhile battery performance is critical for consumers, they have negligible information pre-purchase to understand which device will best suit their needs.
  • Battery performance depends on a combination of factors including the choice of hardware components and power management software optimization.
  • Using our score centered on the end-user, we aim to guide consumers in their purchasing decisions.\xe2\x80\x9d \xe2\x80\x93 Olivier Simon, Battery Evaluation Director.\nStrictly adhering to the company\xe2\x80\x99s testing philosophy of scientifically evaluating the end user experience of devices, DXOMARK has developed a comprehensive test protocol for smartphone battery.
  • DXOMARK performs scientific tests to evaluate image, audio, display and battery quality from an end-user perspective.\nView source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210510005787/en/\n'

OPPO Reno Glow adds to the glitter and glam of Eid Al Fitr

Monday, May 10, 2021 - 12:42pm

Global technology brand, OPPO , joins the celebrations with its Reno Glow finish on the latest OPPO Reno5 Pro 5G smartphones .

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  • Global technology brand, OPPO , joins the celebrations with its Reno Glow finish on the latest OPPO Reno5 Pro 5G smartphones .
  • Showing off a fashion forward look, the Reno Glow finish is designed to attract attention and compliments.\nTarek Zaki, Senior Product Managerat OPPO Middle East and Africa said, "The Reno Glow effect on the OPPO Reno5 Pro 5G makes it a perfect accessory to the glitter and finery of the festival of Eid Al Fitr.
  • In developing the Reno Glow effect, we faced a seemingly impossible task of combining two paradoxical properties in one glass an anti-fingerprint matte finish, and a crystal-clear brightness and reflection.
  • This has included the launch of its flagship OPPO Find X Series and the introduction of the OPPO Reno Series.