Posts Tagged ‘App’
At the CTIA Mobile Application Rating System with ESRB announcement, Sen. Kelly Ayotte (R-NH) says that it makes sense to apply ESRB ratings to mobile applications because the ratings board is independent and transparent, giving parents confidence that the system is fair and accurate.
At the CTIA Mobile Application Rating System with ESRB announcement, CTIA President and CEO Steve Largent describes the simple onboarding process for developers to receive a rating for their app. Using the well-known and trusted ESRB ratings, parents will appreciate the reliable information about an app’s content and context.
CTIA-The Wireless Association® and the Entertainment Software Rating Board (ESRB) announced the mobile application rating system to provide parents and consumers reliable information about the age-appropriateness of applications. AT&T, Microsoft, Sprint, T-Mobile USA, U.S. Cellular and Verizon Wireless are the founding members of the rating system, and other storefronts have indicated their interest in joining. [...]
We continue to focus on the impact of wireless products and services for America’s military this month. Today, we look at an innovative app that connects soldiers serving in the Army with potential new recruits. Originally designed for soldiers and civilian Army employees to share their experiences, Army Strong Stories allows anyone to tell an [...]
The U.S. Air Force Air Education and Training Command recently released an app for iOS and Android to help prepare airmen for basic military training. “US Air Force Fundamentals” provides Air Force candidates with videos, pics and tips for exercises and routines so they arrive to basic military training in better physical condition. Although the [...]
Unfortunately, we’ve seen our fair share of extraordinary environmental events in 2011—the devastating earthquake and tsunami in Japan, the U.S. East Coast earthquake, an early snow and even an asteroid fly-by. We also experienced several hurricanes, including Hurricane Irene that mostly dissipated by the time it reached CTIA’s headquarters in Washington, D.C. For Navy personnel [...]
We use apps every day for productivity, social and entertainment. With more than 1.2 million apps available from more than 11 operating systems, the possibilities for innovation are limitless. With so much innovation, investment and competition in the U.S. wireless industry, commercial wireless technology is a natural fit for the needs of our military. Last [...]
As part of our November blog theme on wireless and the U.S. military, we are highlighting some of the benefits that wireless devices and services offer America’s troops. Military personnel in war zones are exposed to great physical and psychological risks. The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has said more than 400,000 veterans were treated [...]