Then we heard the federal Emergency Alert manage Wireless, Sprint has signed on to deliver SMS alerts. Now, to secure the participation of all four major carriers and smaller regional operators, the free service is set to go live this month, which covers nearly 97 percent of active mobile users. Using a “point-to-multipoint system” that targets customers at risk, the National Weather service, FEMA, the FCC and Department of Homeland Security initiative supported working with location-based messages of 90 characters or more low in a nearby handset in case of a nearby meteorological threat. Service mostly opt-out also will accommodate the Amber alert, and President, though you will have the flexibility to missives sent from the head of our state. So, the next time your phone hearing a strange sound of the tone, you need to know to get home.
It is not so earth-shattering deal of Zuckerman snap Instagram, but one of the pioneers of photography is a way that could make waves. Kodak Gallery is available in the App Store since November last year, but starting this week, users can order the photos right on their iPhone for pickup at participating Target and CVS locations in the United States. Kodak claimed that the time between orders and pickups are usually about an hour, all molds (available in 4×6, 5×7 and 8×10 size) comes to the quality of Kodak photo paper. Prices, as you might expect, is different in every store, and more deets can be seen in the release after the break.
Can not say we were surprised, but Meizu is finally gives us the lowdown on quad-core variant of its flagship Android smartphone. Dubbed simply the MX Quad-core, new devices are supported by Cortex-A9 based 32nm HKMG (High-K metal Gate) quad-core Samsung Exynos chip – no word on clock speeds or RAM, but we betting our money on Exynos 4412 that lasted up to 1.5GHz. Meizu claims it will save up to 20 percent of CPU power consumption in comparison with dual-core partners. Also, the battery will meet up from 1700 mAh to 1600 mAh – we see how much difference it makes when we finally get our hands on the phone. And yes, in addition to the original white back cover, you will be able to swap one of five optional color cover pictured above.
On the software side you get a Meizu-organized Ice Cream Sandwich System (aka Flyme OS), although it is unclear whether the company will stick to the promise at the same time releasing a vanilla ROM. The rest of the new phone is similar to dual-core MX, especially 4-inch 960 x 640 screen and eight megapixel BSI ASV. While there is no microSD expansion, here’s some good news to make up for the defects: the base model starts at 32GB and it cost the same as 16GB MX now! In other words, come June MX subsidized Quad-core will go from 2,999 yen (U.S. $ 480) in China and HK $ 3,099 (U.S. $ 400) in Hong Kong, and then there will also be a 64GB version with a price of 3.999 yen (U.S. $ 635) and HK $ 4,099 (U.S. $ 530), respectively. Right now, starting today, the original MX reduced to 2399 yen (U.S. $ 380) and HK $ 2,599 (U.S. $ 335). Press release after the break.
Facebook released a series of soft policy changes to boost social network advertising. Timeline announced on this page, which means that companies can begin now Upload your baby photo and change the face of daily coverage. While advertising has traditionally been limited to right-rail site, now trapped in the mood – including mobile applications (which the company admitted that it was “money”), deadlines and registration / page. Advertisers also have access to the best of the generator: After your brand to a set of (defining) the number of fans, you can pay to interact with up to 75 percent of these ads every month. Finally, you can provide: a way for companies to share discounts and promotions to users who can then whipped to keep your cell phone, it’s definitely cooler than the cut Penny Saver.