Tag Archive: Partnership

Sony Xperia XZ1 will be able to “duplicate reality”, thanks to Sculpteo partnership

You might remember that when it introduced its latest Xperia XZ1 flagship at IFA 2017, Sony said the phone will come with a unique feature – the pre-installed 3D Creator app which can be used to generate realistic 3D scans of objects and people. Now Sony announced a partnership with online 3D printing and digital […]

RED announces exclusive partnership with holographic display maker for Hydrogen One

Are you ready for holograms on phones?

Earlier this summer, camera maker RED announced that they were working on the Hydrogen One, a $ 1200 phone that it claims will offer customers the very first holographic display on a phone.

Today, RED officially announced a long-term exclusive partnership with Leia Inc., the company responsible for the “Diffractive Lightfield Backlighting” technology that makes the holographic display possible. The goal is to have the first Hydrogen One phones ready for consumers  [Read More…]

Amazon and Dish could form partnership to enter the U.S. wireless business

Let the big time deal discussions begin.

Dish has been linked with deals, mergers and buyouts involving AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint and others over the years, but its latest suitor could be Amazon, according to a report out of The Wall Street Journal. Dish’s Chief Executive Charlie Ergen and Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos have apparently started some interesting talks about partnerships between their companies, leveraging the powers of each.

Discussions have reportedly surrounded ideas such as Amazon funding the launch  [Read More…]

OnePlus arrives in Denmark via exclusive partnership with 3

Get your OnePlus 3T from 3!

Calling all Danes! The OnePlus 3T is now available in your country, exclusively available through 3. Both the 64GB and 128 GB models are available in Gunmetal. You can buy in-store or online with pricing starting at 99 kr./month for 30 months when you sign up for one of three service plans, or can be bought outright for as low as 4270 kr.

In its advertising, 3 is calling the OnePlus  [Read More…]

Marvel announces multi-game partnership with Square Enix

Avengers! Reassemble?

We’re finally getting an Avengers game! OK, we’ve sort of had one before in the Ultimate Alliance franchise, but… meh?

IGN and Superherohype are spreading the word that Marvel has made a multi-year, multi-game agreement with Square Enix, bring together two entertainment powerhouses in (what will hopefully be) beautiful synergy.

Square Enix, well-known for the Final Fantasy franchise, is tapping Tomb Raider developer Crystal Dynamics, as well as Deus Ex developer Eidos Montréal for an Avengers game  [Read More…]

Facebook launches Live Audio broadcasts with BBC partnership

Facebook delivers a new way to connect with audiences.

Expect to see a variety of live content on your Facebook news feed in 2017.

Today, Facebook announced a new way for broadcasters and publishers to go live with audio-only broadcasts, and will be launching the new feature with a couple British media partnerships — BBC World Service and talk radio broadcasters LBC — along with publisher Harper Collins and authors Adam Grant and Britt Bennett.

This new feature also  [Read More…]

Pokémon/Starbucks partnership turns over 7,800 coffee shops into PokéStops

Love to play Pokémon GO and you’re also a big fan of Starbucks’ yummy coffee? Then you’ll be thrilled to know that the Pokémon Company and the hot beverage giant are teaming up to transform over 7,800 coffee shops across US into PokéStops and Gyms. Winter is coming so the Pokémon Company and Niantic are

Google aims to solve Pixel retail support conundrum with uBreakiFix repair partnership

Same-day repairs for your Pixel will soon be available.

In an attempt to fix its inherent shortcoming of not having a physical retail presence for in-person phone repairs and support, Google has struck a deal with popular electronics repair chain uBreakiFix to be the exclusive repair company for the new Pixel and Pixel XL. Pixel owners will be able to take their broken phone into any of uBreakiFix’s 250 retail locations across the U.S. and Canada, or mail the  [Read More…]

Intex launches Aqua S7 in India in partnership with DragonTrail

Intex Technologies has launched the Aqua S7 in collaboration with DragonTrail to augment its 4G product portfolio with VoLTE support.

The stylish Aqua S7 sports a 5-inch display and is powered by a 64-bit quad core Mediatek processor coupled with 3GB of RAM. The phone runs Android Marshmallow and supports 4G VoLTE. The 5-inch HD IPS display is supported with a 2.5D curved glass display with DragonTrail glass for protection. There’s also the fingerprint sensor for biometric security and additional  [Read More…]

Verizon Digital Media Services expands in India with Airtel partnership

Verizon Digital Media Services is partnering with India’s leading carrier Airtel to expand its content delivery network across the country. The deal sees the launch of four points of presence in four cities: Mumbai, Chennai, Bangalore, and New Delhi.

The move enables fast access to Verizon’s digital content platform to those located in the country. From Verizon Digital Media Services CTO Rob Peters:

We are expanding our content delivery network in strategic markets that our customers  [Read More…]