Think twice before buying a smart toy for your childThink twice before buying a smart toy for your child

"These toys typically contain ... multimedia capabilities - including speech recognition and Global Positioning System options".The FBI issued a public service announcement on July 17 related to consumer safety - but the threat is something you may not consider unsafe: internet-connected children's toys.

Emoji Facts to Help You Celebrate World Emoji DayEmoji Facts to Help You Celebrate World Emoji Day

The company said the new emojis were released to celebrate World Emoji Day, according to CNBC.Some of the emojis have been a long time coming: "New emoji include Woman with Headscarf, Bearded Person and Breastfeeding, and food items such as Sandwich and Coconut", Apple says in its Monday blog post.

HTC faces backlash over ads on phone keyboardHTC faces backlash over ads on phone keyboard

Users' aggressive reaction to seeing ads on the keyboard app underscores a growing trend among smartphone manufacturers who're frustrating users by showing ads on the lock screen, home screen, notification centre, and other places.

Atari announce first games console in 24 yearsAtari announce first games console in 24 years

Today we got our first real look at Atari's incoming console, the Ataribox. The company confirmed the design hinted at in the teaser video. Atari said it is trying to create a product "that stays true to our heritage" while also broadening the Atari brand to modern-day gaming customers.

Amazon Anytime could be the shopping giant's new messaging appAmazon Anytime could be the shopping giant's new messaging app

Amazon is aiming to move in on the turf of Apple and others with a new all-in-one messaging app called Anytime.The e-commerce giant Amazon is reportedly working on launching its very own messaging app dubbed as Anytime, according to a report from AFTV News.

Mobile wallet Ipaymu and QR codes increase sales in Indonesia

Nowadays the majority of payment transactions in Indonesia are conducted by means of cash. However, modern technical solutions soon will be able to change this situation. Recently an e-wallet Ipaymu was introduced to citizens of the country, which will help to draw attention of smartphone users with the possibility to make mobile payments by means of QR technologies and will probably increase the popularity of cashless payments.

QR codes are used for medical purposes

QR codes have gained popularity around the world. They are used in all spheres of a human activity, helping him to get quick access to the information of his interest, for convenience of making purchases and payment of bank receipts.

New opportunities with the mobile wallet of FIS based on QR codes

Mobile payments become popular around the world. Many banks and financial institutions create special applications for smartphones due to which clients can make transactions by means of their mobile devices.

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