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Next Generation Smart Technology, which includes smartwatches, smartphones and smart wallets, rapidly is becoming the hottest demand as companies like NXT-ID, Inc. (OTCBB: NXTD), Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG), Intel Corporation (NASDAQ: INTC), MeetMe, Inc. (NYSE: MKT) and Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) develop the newest and latest smart technology innovations. As the industry grows by leaps and bounds, up and coming and innovative companies like NXT-ID, Inc. are positioning themselves to be in forefront of this rapidly exploding sector. Even musical artist such as Will.i.am have shown they are betting on the future of smart technology by launching a new smartwatch this coming July.
The smart wallet stands out as one of the more notable smart technologies, as both concern over mobile security and the demand for convenience continues to rise among consumers. With recent advancements and developments, all signs point to a complete transformation to a digital wallet isn't all that far off.
NXT-ID, Inc. (OTCBB: NXTD), a biometric authentication company focused on the growing m-commerce market, today announces the location and time of its first corporate launch event and press conference for its next generation smart wallet, Wocket™, designed to secure and replace all the cards in your wallet. The event will take place in New York City on May 28th at the world-renowned Plaza Hotel from 3:00-5:00 p.m. est.
To read the full details of the Wocket's unveiling, please go to http://finance.yahoo.com/news/location-announced-corporate-event-wocket-150608353.html
The first hour will consist of the marketing event and press conference to be held in the Terrace Room, followed by a one hour reception in the Terrace Foyer. Attendees will include media and shareholders. The event will be recorded for viewing online for interested media, investors and consumers. Consumers will be able to pre-order online following the event.
Read more about Will.i.am recent announcement by going to: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2598798/Step-aside-Samsung-Will-planning-launch-smartwatch-July-finally-make-technology-cool.html
In the smartphone world, Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG) and Samsung Electronics Co. have a complex relationship that has made them both close allies and intense competitors. But in the nascent wearables market, the relationship will be a little more straightforward: both companies have ambitions of being the dominant player when it comes to software and services. And in the past two days, both sides have been racing to draw the battle lines, eager to stake a claim to the community of third-party developers that could help make or break the two companies' respective efforts. On Tuesday, Samsung released the software development kit for its new wearable device, the Samsung Gear 2, which is powered by Tizen, the new operating system it is building with Intel Corp. (NASDAQ: INTC).
Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) recently announced that it will hold its annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) June 2 through June 6 at San Francisco's Moscone West. At this year's five-day conference, developers from around the world will learn about the future of iOS and OS X®, giving them the latest tools and technologies to continue creating the most innovative apps for the millions of iOS and Mac® customers worldwide. WWDC will feature more than 100 technical sessions, over 1,000 Apple engineers, hands-on labs to help developers integrate new technologies and fine tune their apps, as well as the Apple Design Awards which showcase the best apps from the past year. Developers can apply for tickets via the WWDC website (developer.apple.com/wwdc) now through Monday, April 7 at 10:00 a.m. PDT, and tickets will be issued to attendees through random selection.
MeetMe, Inc. (NASDAQ: MEET) the public market leader for social discovery, recently announced that the Company will be presenting at Cowen and Company's 42nd Annual Technology, Media & Telecom Conference. This conference will be held at the Palace Hotel in New York, NY on Wednesday, May 28 and Thursday, May 29, 2014. David Clark, CFO of MeetMe, said, "We are very pleased that Cowen and Company has invited us to participate in a conference that brings together investors and companies in the Technology, Media and Telecom industry. Participating in this conference places us squarely amongst the ranks of leading companies we believe are helping to drive our industry forward."
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