Lucius Fox

Chief Executive Officer of Wayne Enterprises
Amy Mitchell, Deputy Director for the Pew Research Center’s Project for Excellence in Journalism, quoted in Folio Magazine piece from a panel discussion at Advertising Week.   (via pewresearch)

Posted at 7:14am and tagged with: mobile, news, media, adweek, media consumption, smartphones, tablets,.

We continue to see building evidence that people are using these devices to add to their news consumption. People are finding a way to continue to fit more and more news into their day. The more gadgets you have, the more news you tend to get.

For all the good that smartphones can do, they can also cause us to be disconnected workaholics incapable of living in the moment.

“Somebody called the smartphone in your pocket ‘the terrorist in your pocket,’” German Labor Minister Ursula von der Leyen said during a speech in Munich on Wednesday.

“You are always present,” von der Leyen told attendees of the DLDWomen event. “You are always reachable, You are always online.”

Posted at 7:07am and tagged with: Technology, Culture, Smartphones, Mobile, Devices,.

Ahong Communication, a subsidiary of Chinese consumer electronics manufacturer Changhong (600839.SH), yesterday launched a smartphone “equipped with an 800 MHz processor worth USD 100.”

Posted at 11:18am and tagged with: Ahong Communication, Changhiong, 600839.SH, Mobile, Devices, Smartphones, Technology, Wireless, China, Asia, Asia-Pacific,.