Technology

5G Smartphone Upgrades Could Trigger 810 Million Used Devices Collected Globally in 2020

AUSTIN, March 3, 2020 – Results of an exclusive global consumer research study examining consumer sentiment towards 5G smartphone upgrades and preparedness for trading in used mobile devices was released today by Blancco Technology Group (LON: BLTG), the industry standard in data erasure and mobile device diagnostics. Blancco’s study, titled 5G Smartphone Upgrades and the Secondary Device Deluge, found 68 percent of the 5,000 global consumers surveyed would be willing to trade-in their used device at the point of 5G upgrade. Based on this number and looking at the total number of global smartphone users today, there could be as many as 810 million used devices collected at the point of 5G upgrade this year.

Ensurity Announces ThinC AUTH+

A ‘FIDO2 + Encrypted Storage’ Device

India, 27th Feb 2020: Ensurity Technologies, a Hyderabad-based cybersecurity company, and a member of Microsoft Intelligent Security Association is pleased to announce its second FIDO2 offering. Ensurity, which has already optimized its ThinC-AUTH to work with Microsoft Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) sign-ins, has now combined the ‘strong FIDO2 authentication’ with ‘encrypted storage’ in its new solution ‘ThinC AUTH+’. The new solution has been developed to provide the convenience of user biometric authentication along with encrypted data storage facility.

Yubico ‘State of Password and Authentication Security Behaviours’ Report finds poor authentication practices persist in global organisations

Ponemon Institute study uncovers demand for passwordless protection of user accounts, as organisations in the UK continue to grapple with usability and security best practice

Yubico, the leading provider of hardware authentication security keys, today announced results of the company’s second annual State of Password and Authentication Security Behaviours Report, conducted by the Ponemon Institute. Ponemon Institute surveyed 2,507 IT and IT security practitioners in Australia, France, Germany, Sweden, United Kingdom, and United States, as well as 563 individual users.

New Smart MFP from OKI Europe Keeps Construction Projects on Schedule

Egham, 19th February 2020OKI Europe has launched the MC883, a versatile A3 colour smart multifunction printer (MFP) that’s fully equipped to support construction businesses where the ability to print and scan documents and plans to a professional quality at any time is key to keeping projects on track and customers satisfied.

My Return to Vinyl Records: New Turntables to Consider

Surprisingly, I recently sought out and purchased a vinyl record turntable. This is a surprise to me because I've spent the last three decades moving from the opposite direction as my music collection evolved from vinyl and cassette tape to compact discs and then finally to digital music stored as MP3 files on my computer and mobile devices. In this century, I don't even know if you can call it collecting music because I now subscribe monthly to an endless library of artists and songs through various music streaming services.

BIXOLON Launches XD5-40d Direct Thermal Desktop Label Printer to the European Market

BIXOLON Introduces the First Model from its NEW Mid-Level Desktop Label Printing Range

BIXOLON Europe GmbH, a subsidiary of BIXOLON Co. Ltd, a leading global Mobile, Label and POS printer manufacturer today announced the launch of the XD5-40d, its 4-inch (118mm) mid-level Direct Thermal desktop barcode and label printer from its NEW XD5 labelling range. Featuring a compact, clamshell design and comprehensive software features which are ideal for labelling applications within Manufacturing, Transport and Logistics, Retail and Healthcare.

ibml unveils world’s fastest, ultra-high-volume, intelligent scanner: the ibml FUSiON, the most comprehensive intelligent information capture solution

New product offers transformative solutions for outdated information management processes

London, February 10, 2020 – Imaging Business Machines, LLC (ibml), the leading global provider of intelligent information capture solutions, unveiled its next generation of ultra-high-volume scanners. The new ibml FUSiON™ Series ignites the fusion of disparate capture processes into one streamlined solution, using in-line intelligence at blazing fast throughput speeds up to 730 A4 pages per minute and 938 checks per minute.

Perfecto by Perforce Releases 2020 State of Test Automation Report

Survey of over 100 leading digital enterprises reveals that web and mobile app test automation rates remain low. However, many organizations are looking to invest in automation solutions within the year.

MINNEAPOLIS, February 6, 2020 – Perfecto by Perforce, market leader in cloud-based automated mobile and web application testing solutions, today announced the release of its 2020 State of Test Automation Report, which outlines trends in testing, automation rates across the industry, and testing concerns and priorities for 2020.

Market Changing OKI Pro9541WT, A3+ Digital Transfer Media Printer for Textile wins multiple awards

Leading industry magazines recognise OKI’s all-in-one digital printer for innovation excellence

Egham, 6 February 2020 – OKI Europe’s recently launched Pro9541WT, 5-colour Digital Transfer Media Printer, has won two industry awards. The printer received an Office Oscar from OEN Magazine and the Editor’s Choice Award from Print IT Reseller, for its innovative features and the value it can add to businesses.

Netacea Identified as a Bot Management Leader by Independent Research Firm

Manchester-based cybersecurity startup protects websites, mobile apps and APIs with revolutionary server-side approach to bot management

Manchester, 3rd February, 2020 – Netacea, a provider of bot management solutions, has been ranked a leader in the Forrester New Wave™: Bot Management, Q1 2020 report.

Forrester, a top research organisation that provides advice on existing and emerging technology, has identified Netacea as a leader in its 2020 evaluation of the emerging bot management market.