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Wearable mobile device shipments in 2013 was dominated by heart rate & fitness monitoring

Wearable mobile device shipments in 2013 was dominated by heart rate & fitness monitoring utilities. The most popular device functionality is heart rate monitoring with close to 12 million devices shipped in 2013. These are primarily single function devices that communicate with nearby hubs such as smartphones or activity sports watches.

ID8 Mobile acquired by AAC Technologies

The new merged business will develop new audio solutions for smartphone manufacturers. The new AAC ID8 Accessories division has a proven track record in designing products for the needs and behaviors of the mobile user, shipping over 200M accessories into the mobile market.

Ringtones.com finally tunes up for US launch

mobilestreams-logoThe global mobile phone content retailer, Mobile Streams (strategic partner of Liberty Media), announces the off-portal launch of its popular mobile internet store, www.Ringtones.com.

Ringtones.com is powered by Mobile Streams’ technology platform, MultiMobi. Designed and built by Mobile Streams, MultiMobi ensures that customers have an uncomplicated shopping experience with advanced features such as: arrival reactivity, storefront personalization, dynamic content generation and one-click purchasing.

OtterBox Impact Series mobile phone case for HP iPAQ Voice Messenger

otterbox-logoOtterBox introduces the latest innovation in smartphone protection, the new Impact Series™ case for the HP iPAQ Voice Messenger available exclusively in HP’s signature midnight blue.

All OtterBox Impact Series cases provide added protection against bump and shock, but this case incorporates a new element with screen protection to safeguard from scratches.