Archive for January, 2013

How to record your phone calls

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Wednesday, January 30, 2013

There is nothing new about voice recording per se – call centres and helplines have been recording customer conversations for years “for training purposes”, and financial institutions now have to record mobile phone calls as well for their compliance reasons.But while big business is well served, there has been little around for consumers and small […]

Twitter launches Vine video sharing service

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Monday, January 28, 2013

Twitter has launched Vine- which lets users embed six second videos within their tweets.The service was used first by Twitter boss Dick Costolo, who posted a clip of himself making steak tartare. Twitter bought out developer Vine Labs, a start-up based in New York, in October last year. The program is as yet only available […]

Have chip and pin cards had their day?

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Friday, January 25, 2013

The search for a fraudproof credit card system means that the days of chip and pin cards- which we were told were fraudproof- may be nearing their sunset.The solution may be your in finger- as the pattern of veins inside your finger is said to be more distinctive than your fingerprint, and is being heralded […]

A paperless NHS would save billions

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Wednesday, January 23, 2013

The Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt wants the NHS to be paperless by 2018 – a move which a report says could help save the National Health Service billions of pounds a year.In a speech, Mr Hunt said that the first step is to give people online access to their health records by March 2015. And […]

U.S. online video rankings in December 2012

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Monday, January 21, 2013

The U.S. online video rankings for 2012 showed that 182 million American internet users watched 38.7 billion online content videos in December 2012, while video ad views totaled 11.3 billion.Top 10 Video Content Properties by Unique Viewers Google Sites, driven primarily by video viewing at YouTube.com, dominated as the top online video content property in December […]

U.S. search engine rankings for 2012

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Friday, January 18, 2013

The US search engine rankings have been released for 2012- with somewhat predictable results.Google Sites led the U.S. explicit core search market in December with 66.7 percent market share, followed by Microsoft Sites with 16.3 percent (up 0.1 percentage points) and Yahoo! Sites with 12.2 percent (up 0.1 percentage points). The Ask Network accounted for […]

U.S. online winter spending grows 14pc to $42.3 billion

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Wednesday, January 16, 2013

$42.3 billion was spent online during the entire November-December holiday shopping season, marking a 14 percent increase from 2011.The latter portion of the season saw several days with particularly strong growth, including Free Shipping Day on Monday, Dec. 17 (up 76 percent to $1.013 billion) and Christmas Day (up 36 percent to 288 million), but […]

Apple shares continue to fall hit by smartphone sales fears

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Monday, January 14, 2013

Shares in Apple inc have fallen another 3.5% after reports suggesting that orders for it’s smartphones have been lower than expected.Apple is reported to have halved its orders for the display panel featured on the phone for the January to March quarter, according to the Nikkei Japanese news service. The reports have heightened fears that […]

Cheaper smartphones global market share grows

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Friday, January 11, 2013

Asha, the cheaper smartphone brand from Nokia is outselling its premium handset brand by over two to one.The firm’s quarterly results, published yesterday, revealed that the total number of both Asha and Lumia devices sold in the last three months of 2012 was 14 million. Only 4.4 million of which were Lumias. There have also […]

America is main source of EU credit card fraud according to Europol

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Wednesday, January 9, 2013

Data breaches from America account for most of the credit card fraud affecting the EU according to the Europol police report.Criminal gangs are making about £1.2 billion (1.5 billion euros, $2 billion) annually from such fraud, the EU police agency Europol says, regretting that compliance with new security features remains patchy. Whilst many people think […]