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Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Samsung Group revealed its plans to revamp the group's management Tuesday, including dismantling its controversial Future Strategy Office.

Following the recent release of the internal BDR-S11J SATA drives, Pioneer brings its Blu-ray technology expertise to a more compact, portable Ultra HD Blu-ray drive, the new BDR-XD06J-UHD.

Today at Mobile World Congress, Porsche Design announced the launch of its new premium 2-in-1 convertible and detachable - the Porsche Design BOOK ONE with Windows 10 Pro.

At the Game Developers Conference (GDC) in San Francisco, Google just announced new VR titles joining our gaming lineup on Daydream from top developers.

Monday, February 27, 2017

OPPO on Monday announced at MWC 2017 a very promising, periscope-styled dual-camera technology for smartphones, which offers a 5x lossless zoom capability.

Kingston Digital is shipping the DataTraveler Ultimate Generation Terabyte (DTUGT), the world's largest capacity USB Flash drive.

One-Blue, LLC, a company that holds licensing patents from licensors essential to Blu-ray Disc (BD) products, will reduce most of its royalty rates by 20% as of April 1, 2017.

Amazon.com's video-game streaming site Twitch Interactive will begin selling games and features in the coming months, as the e-commerce giant is pushing deeper into $100 billion online gaming industry.

Global shipments of personal computing devices (PCDs), comprised of traditional PCs (a combination of desktop, notebook, and workstations) and tablets (slates and detachables), are forecast to decline in the next years.

Gionee announced its new lineup of A series smartphones - A1 and A1 Plus - at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2017.

Ricoh is taking pre-orders of the RICOH R Development Kit, featuring the first camera capable of delivering up to 24 continuous hours of fully spherical, 360-degree live video streams.

The SD Specification 6.0 expands support for mobile devices with Application Performance Class 2 (A2) more than doubling random read and write speeds guaranteed in the entry level App Performance Class 1 (A1), and new low voltage signaling (LVS) SD memory cards availability.

Today at Mobile World Congress, Alcatel launched their new 4G-connected 2-in-1, the PLUS 12: a powerful device in a modern design that serves as a mobile office.

Today at Mobile World Congress, Panasonic announced a 3:2 aspect ratio, fully rugged 2-in-1 detachable laptop with Windows 10 as its latest addition to the Toughbook family of products.

Sony in Barcelona has detailed Xperia Smart products and announced four additions to the X-Series - the Xperia XZ Premium, Xperia XZs, Xperia XA1 and XA1 Ultra.

Western Digital enhances its SanDisk-branded mobile storage portfolio with the industry's highest capacity e.MMC-Based embedded flash drive - the 256GB iNAND 7350.

Lenovo is introducing a new device portfolio at Mobile World Congress 2017 that spans nearly all mobile form factors: the detachable Miix 320, the convertibles Yoga 720 and 520, along with the Tab 4 family of tablets.

ZTE is showcasing the newly updated Axon 7 with both Android Nougat and Daydream by Google, along with the ZTE Blade V8 Mini and the Blade V8 Lite smartphones at MWC 2017.

MediaTek has made available the Helio X30 system-on-chip (SoC), the most powerful addition to the Helio family for today's high-end smartphones.

Sony Interactive Entertainment (SIE) announced that PlayStation VR (PS VR), a virtual reality system for PlayStation 4, has cumulatively sold through 915,000*1 worldwide as of February 19, 2017.

HTC VIVE announced that the Vive Tracker will be available on March 27 for developer purchase through Vive.com. The Vive Deluxe Audio Strap will go on sale for pre-order on May 2, with expected delivery in June.

Sunday, February 26, 2017

At Mobile World Congress 2017, HP Inc. today announced a new commercial 2-in-1 detachable along with a range of accessories that empower people to work.

Finnish company HMD Global Oy unveiled a range of new phones, including a redesign of the classic Nokia 3310, in a bid to win back mobile consumers.

Samsung Electronics launched the Galaxy Tab S3 and the Galaxy Book new tablets on Sunday, along with its first-ever Gear VR headset with a controller.

Lenovo has officially announced the Moto G5 and Moto G5 Plus, two new affordable Android 7.0 Nougat smartphones that will begin shipping in March.

DJI on Sunday unveiled the new Matrice 200 drone series (M200), which is a rugged, purpose-built for professional users to perform aerial inspections and collect data.

ZTE will have on display at the Mobile World Congress a gigabit phone capable f making 360-degree VR, 4K video, and instant cloud storage possible on the move.

Huawei has today announced the launch of the new HUAWEI P10 and P10+, smartphones, co-engineered with Leica, which bring professional studio-like effects to enhance portrait photography.

Samsung will showcase three high-end tablet PCs and a new version of the Gear VR at the Mobile World Congress, which kicks off in Spain.

LG Electronics today officially unveiled the LG G6 smartphone, the newest smartphone that features a new display format complimented by a cinematic-like viewing experience, a 18:9 screen to body ratio, wide angle camera and more.

Chinese smartphone maker TCL Communication has introduced its first Blackberry-licensed phone with the physical keyboard that was long its key allure.

Google is bringing its voice assistant to the latest Android phones, starting with the just announced LG G6, hoping the service can boost its odds to win customers from Apple Inc.'s iPhone.

Friday, February 24, 2017

LG Electronics today launched the new 2017 family of ultra-lightweight LG gram notebook computers in the U.S. - six models in three screen sizes, some with touch screens and all with increased battery life.

Both Apple and Samsung Electronics are planning to offer more services based on biometric authentication technologies, in order to make their upcoming smartphones more attractive and expend their revenue sources.

Global feature phone shipments reached 396 million units in 2016. Samsung was the world's number one feature phone vendor with 13 percent marketshare last year, followed by Nokia in second place with 9 percent share.

Samsung has officially released a downloadable version of Secure Folder, a security solution that helps mobile users protect their valuable data and information.

LG X power2, designed for users who specifically seek large battery capacities and big screens, will be unveiled at Mobile World Congress 2017 in Barcelona, Spain.

Samsung Electronics today announced a series of measures to bring greater transparency and accountability in managing financial donations and monetary support for corporate social responsibility (CSR)-related activities and funds.

Alphabet's self-driving car business, Waymo, has filed a suit against Uber Technologies for stealing trade secrets in the development of autonomous cars.

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Razer is releasinf a sleek-looking Razer Power Bank external battery, a 12,800mAh battery which can help a Blade Stealth ultrabook stay alive for as long as 15 hours, or power your USB-C-powerd device.

HARMAN has implemented Apple's CarPlay integration through a wireless connection, a first for the connected car industry.

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co (TSMC) is confident that it will lead its competitors in using 5-nanometer technology, as it plans to start initial chip in 1H 2019, while no clear plan has been unveiled by rival Samsung Electronics.

Qualcomm is pushing for the development of a new generation of such VR headsets with its Snapdragon 835 chipset as part of a new development kit.

The SD Association announced today UHS-III, doubling the fastest SD memory card transfer rate up to 624 megabytes per second (MB/s).

Google and subsidiary Jigsaw launched on Thursday a new technology called Perspective, designed to help news organizations and online platforms identify abusive comments on their websites.

Samsung Electronics announced Thursday it has begun mass production of the Exynos 9 Series 8895, its latest premium application processor.

LG Electronics on Thursday announced the launch of its premium TV lineup comprised of razor-thin organic light-emitting diode (OLED) models and the most advanced liquid crystal display (LCD) products.

The global supply of 2D-NAND Flash will remain tight going into the second quarter of 2017, according to the latest analysis from DRAMeXchange, a division of TrendForce.

United Microelectronics Corporation (UMC) today announced that it has entered mass production for customer ICs based on the company's self-developed 14nm FinFET technology.

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Tesla today conformed that it will start volume production of the Model 3 sedan by September, while the company posted a smaller quarterly loss.

Sony is increasing the speed of their SD card lineup with the new SF-G Series, which offers write speeds of up to 299MB/s, optimal for hi-speed continuous shooting and 4K video shooting.

Verizon Communications said on Wednesday it would offer its high-speed wireless 5G network to certain customers in 11 U.S. cities in the first half of 2017.

Kaspersky has officially launched KasperskyOS, a secure operating system for network devices, industrial control systems, and the IoT.

AMD is "attacking" its longtime competitor Intel with the launch of Ryzen, its latest PC processors based on the company's Zen chip architecture.

Google's researchers have used a headset removal technology to enhance Mixed Reality, allowing the medium to not only convey a VR user's interaction with the virtual environment but also show their face in a natural fashion.

Toshiba has today unveiled the latest addition in its line-up of BiCS FLASH three-dimensional flash memory with a stacked cell structure, a 64-layer device that achieves a 512-gigabit (64-gigabytes) capacity with 3-bit-per-cell (triple-level cell, TLC) technology.

Renown industrial designer Torsten Valeur said in an interview that he had a chance to see the LG G6 recently and praised it as "the ideal fusion of beautiful shape and clever solution and obviously great user experience the essence of what a smartphone is."

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

EU data regulators are concerned about user data processing, after Microsoft failed to do enough to address their concerns about the collection and processing of user data with changes made to Windows 10 last month.

Google's Cardboard VR ecosystem has a commanding share of shipments and installed base, but Samsung and Sony's successful VR launches in 2016 see them split more than half of VR hardware revenues.

Heading into MWC '17 next week, Intel will showcase new "pieces" of the 5G puzzle, including the 3rd Generation Intel Mobile Trial Platform, the Intel XMM 7560 Modem, as the company continues to seek out partners across the industry to prototype and deliver 5G products.

Verizon Communications said on Tuesday it would buy Yahoo's core business for $4.48 billion, lowering its original offer by $350 million in the wake of two massive cyber attacks at the internet company.

Qualcomm has started sampling Qualcomm Snapdragon X20 LTE chipset, its seventh-generation LTE multimode modem and second generation Gigabit LTE solution, which is built on a 10nm FinFET process.

Apple's latest refresh of the iPhone series will include three new models, with one of them having significant hardware and design upgrades such as an AMOLED display, TrendForce predicts.

LG will soon release the LG X400 smartphone with South Korea's three major mobile carriers.

Samsung Electronics will showcase four Creative Lab (C-Lab) projects, delivering experiences via Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR), at this year's Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.

Intel's Optane storage-class memory products are not yet available but Intel has confirmed that the PC version of the product will run only on systems based on the 7th-generation Core i7, i5 and i3 CPU.

Monday, February 20, 2017

Google and Microsoft's Bing have voluntarily signed on to an initiative in Britain aimed at "reducing the availability of infringing content accessed through online search."

Engineering researchers at Michigan State University have developed the first stretchable integrated circuit that is made entirely using an inexpensive inkjet printer, raising the possibility of the creation of an ultrathin smart tablet that can be stretched.

SK Telecom will unveil its 360-degree live broadcast platform named '360 Adaptive VR Live Streaming Platform at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2017 to be held in Barcelona, Spain, from February 27 to March 2.

Samsung Electronics announced the commercial readiness of its 5G RF Integrated Circuit (RFIC) - a key component in the production and commercialization of next-generation base station and other radio access products.

LG Display CEO Han Sang-beom has hinted that the firm could start supplying liquid crystal displays to its cross town rival Samsung Electronics from as early as July this year.

LG continues to tease by revailing the features of its next flagship smartphone G6. This time the company talks about the phone's wide-angle cameras both on the front and rear.

Sunday, February 19, 2017

Samsung Electronics will unveil its new flagship tablet Galaxy Tab S series running on Microsoft's Windows operating system on February 26, one day prior to opening of the 2017 Mobile World Congress.

Researchers have found a new method to power devices without connecting them to cords, by wirelessly transmitting power to charge electronic devices as seamlessly as they now connect to WiFi hotspots.

Saturday, February 18, 2017

Shipments of virtual reality headsets totaled 300,000 units in China in 2016, making it the world's second-largest market with a 15% share, according to Canalys.

Friday, February 17, 2017

Japan's SoftBank Group is prepared to give up control of Sprint to T-Mobile US to clinch a merger of the two U.S. wireless carriers, according to a Reuters report.

Security researchers have discovered a new type of malware which targets macOS users. The company says that the malware, which it has dubbed Xagent, is capable of stealing passwords, taking screenshots and grabbing iPhone backups stored on the machine.

Xiaomi presented its own vision of how parents can keep an eye on their kid and keep it safe using a smartwatch, and also announced a smart guitar which lets you learn to play in within minutes.

Alphabet said Thursday it was closer to deployment of Project Loon's internet balloons to serve remote regions of the world, although the company will run the program with fewer balloons tham originally expected.

Samsung Group chief, Jay Y. Lee was arrested on Friday over his alleged role in a corruption scandal that led parliament to impeach South Korean President Park Geun-hye.

Thursday, February 16, 2017

Apple has been reportedly testing a new Apple TV capable of streaming ultra-high-definition 4K.

The latest special edition Seagate Game Drive for Xbox from Seagate is here.

Lenovo Group Ltd on Thursday posted a 67 percent slide in third-quarter net profit, as supply constraints and a weak macroeconomic environment weighed.

ZTE is ready to unveil one of the most forward-looking smartphones at MWC 2017. The company will focus on leading 5G evolution, advancing cloudification, creating the Internet of Everything, and developing state of art devices.

LG will upgrade the UX of the upcoming G6 smartphone with new multitasking, calendar, and camera features that utilize the 18:9 ratio Full Vision display and a new square GUI.

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

In a possible blow for Google, Huawei Technologies is preparing to enter the competitive world of digital assistants with its own voice-powered service.

Overall GPU shipments didn't change in Q4'16 from last quarter, with Nvidia to increase its market share by 1.5% for Quarter, 1.1% over prior year. AMD delivered an 1.4% improvement while Intel's share decreased 4% over the prior period.

Yahoo is warning users of potentially malicious activity on their accounts between 2015 and 2016, as the company continues to inverstigate a mega-breach to its systems and is getting ready to for a revised deal with Verizon.

Technicolor has initiated several patent infringement suits in Germany and France against Samsung Electronics, across a range of Samsung products, including mobile phones and televisions.

Asustek Computer aims to outperform the industry average this year, while expanding its smartphone business.

ADATA has launched the XPG SX950 line of performance segment SSDs, first unveiled at the 2017 International CES show.

ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) today announced Strix Impact optical gaming mouse along with the ultra-fast AC3100 dual-band Wi-Fi modem router that supports the latest high-speed G.fast DSL standard.

Global sales of smartphones to end users totaled 432 million units in the fourth quarter of 2016, a 7 percent increase over the fourth quarter of 2015, according to Gartner. The fourth quarter of 2016 saw Apple leapfrog past Samsung to secure the No. 1 global smartphone vendor position.

HTC's chief financial officer has hinted on an upcoming device that will combining mobility with VR.

Canon is introducing three new cameras today that will go on sale in April: the $749 entry-level Rebel T7i; the $899 prosumer-focused 77D; and a new $779 mirrorless camera, the M6.

Apple has been reportedly in discussions with China's BOE Technology Group Co. to supply next-generation displays for future iPhones, a key component that's being provided by a Samsung Display.

SK Telecom said Wednesday it successfully developed and demonstrated joint network slicing with its German and Swedish partners, a new means of connectivity based on 5G roaming that creates multiple virtual networks from a single physical network.

Patent owners in MPEG LA's AVC Patent Portfolio License have filed patent enforcement actions in the Germany against Huawei Technologies Deutschland GmbH and ZTE Deutschland GmbH for infringing patents essential to the AVC/H.264 (MPEG-4 Part 10) digital video coding standard used in mobile devices and other products.

Pioneer today introduced Rayz and Rayz Plus earphones, a new line of appcessories for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. Rayz and Rayz Plus blend an iOS app with Lightning accessories to deliver new experiences not possible through the 3.5mm headphone jack.

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