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Friday, July 29, 2016
Alphabet Inc, Google's parent, on Thursday revealed that efforts to push its advertising business toward mobile is paying off.
Sony posted a quarterly profit as strength in its PlayStation division outweighed a slowdown in sales of image sensors.
Microsoft is doubling an earlier job cut plan, part of Chief Executive Officer Satya Nadella's move to pare the company's smartphone ambitions.
The new Radeon RX 470 and RX 460 graphics cards are shipping this August to add cheaper and lower power options to AMD's Radeon 400 series.
Thursday, July 28, 2016
According to preliminary results from the International Data Corporation (IDC), vendors shipped a total of 343.3 million smartphones worldwide in the second quarter of 2016 (2Q16). This was relatively flat, up 0.3% from 2Q15 when vendors shipped 342.4 million units.
Oracle said on Thursday it would buy NetSuite for about $9.3 billion in cash, a deal designed to help Oracle gain market share in the cloud computing business.
On Thursday, Samsung Strategy and Innovation Center and Nestle Institute of Health Sciences announced a collaboration to harness the power of IoT technology and nutrition science to provide insights into healthy living.
LG Electronics posted an operating profit of 584.6 billion won, a rise of 139.5 percent from a year ago, backed by strong sales of TVs and home appliances.
Facebook on Wednesday said that its mobile app and the push into video attracted new advertisers and encouraged existing ones to spend more.
Samsung Electronics said on Thursday it expects solid earnings to continue in the second half of 2016, with stronger components demand likely offsetting heightened margin pressures for smartphones.
Wednesday, July 27, 2016
Microsoft has just released Pix, a smart camera app for your iOS 9.0 or later device that promises to automatically adjust settings, focus and enhance your images for you.
Chinese Xiaomi today announced the budget-friendly Redmi Pro smartphone along with the $750 Mi Notebook Air laptop, which looks like an Apple MacBook.
Apple has appliced for a patent that describes a digital stylus capable of being a drawing device, air mouse and even a joystick.
Twitter's plan to boost revenue from video advertising seems to take longer than expected.
LG Display, Apple's main provider of displays, announced today that it will invest KRW1.99 trillion in a new 6th generation (1,500mm x 1,850mm) flexible OLED display production line in Paju, South Korea, as part of its efforts to lead the era of flexible OLED screens for mobile devices.
Nintendo reported an operating loss in the first quarter, hurt by unfavorable currency rates and slow software sales, although hopes for growth are running high on the worldwide success of Pokemon GO.
Samsung Electronics is adding an HDR+ firmware update to all of its 2016 SUHD TVs with Quantum dot display.
As iPhone sales declined for the second straight quarter, Apple CEO Tim Cook said that his company is working on artificial intelligence and augmented reality.
Tuesday, July 26, 2016
Seagate today unveiled a 2TB M.2 non-volatile memory express (NVMe) Solid State Drive (SSD) that can help data centers more easily accommodate exponential data growth, while still maintaining high levels of computing power and performance.
Western Digital has successfully developed its next generation 3D NAND technology, BiCS3, with 64 layers of vertical storage capability.
BlackBerry unveiled an Android-based handset on Tuesday, a device that combines the Android software and app catalog with the company's security and productivity features at a lower price.
Google has updated Google Maps, making some visual changes to the service on desktop, Android and iOS, as well as introducing additions to help make it easier for users to get to where they want to go.
Crucial is adding new capacity options to the Crucial MX300 solid state drive (SSD).Now available in 275GB, 525GB, 750GB and 1TB capacities, the Crucial MX300 2.5-inch SSD has an MSRP of $69.99, $129.99, $189.99 and $259.99 respectively.
Amazon has today announced a partnership with the UK Government to explore the steps needed to make the delivery of parcels by small drones a reality.
Ritek has extended its optical disc production from the IT segment to bio-testing and has begun shipments, according to company chairman and CEO Gordon Yeh.
Kingston is shipping UV400 SSD, a TLC-based SSD designed to offer fast boot times, application loading and file transfers for mainstream users.
Nvidia's latest Quadro GPU P6000, can deliver 12 teraflops of single-precision performance, a teraflop more than the Titan X unveiled last week.
AMD has announced at SIGGRAPH the Radeon Pro Solid State Graphics (SSG), a new Radeon Pro graphics technology, which has a full terabyte of SSG memory for very large dataset applications, enabling higher performance compared to existing GPU memory implementations.
Monday, July 25, 2016
Although liquid-crystal display (LCD) has dominated mobile phone displays for more than 15 years, organic light-emitting diode (OLED) display technology is set to become the leading smartphone display technology in 2020.
Hon Hai Precision Industry and Japan’s Softbank have launched the Pepper humanoid robot’s into the Taiwanese commercial market.
Samsung is already seling a flat disc device for charging your Galaxy device wirelessly, but in the near future a charger could support more than one device at once.
Apple has reportedly tapped a highly regarded senior executive who helped bring to market many of Apple’s signature products to oversee its automobile project.
Twitter will live stream weekly out-of-market games from Major League Baseball (MLB) and the National Hockey League (NHL).
Apple will launch the iPhone 7 on September 16, according to "reliable" leaker Evan Blass, aka @evleaks.
Microsoft released Viber for Windows 10 beta last month and now, a full version is available to the Windows Store.
Verizon Communications on Monday confirmed previous reports by annoncing an agreement with Yahoo, under which Verizon will buy Yahoo's core internet business for $4.83 billion in cash
Microsoft is slashing prices on two of its most popular Windows 10 devices -- the Surface Pro 4 and Xbox One.
Nintendo said Pokemon GO would have a limited impact on its earnings, since it holds just a 32 percent stake in the affiliate Pokemon Company, which owns the licensing rights.
Sunday, July 24, 2016
About 3.9 billion people, or 53 percent of the world's population, will still be offline at the end of this year, the International Telecommunication Union estimates.
Friday, July 22, 2016
Verizon Communications seems to be nearing a deal to buy Yahoo, beating out rival bidders, according to unconfirmed reports.
Driven by a boom in SSD demand around the globe, Lite-On Storage, a Strategic Business Group (SBG) of Lite-On Technology Corporation, announced plans for a multi-million-dollar expansion of its manufacturing plant in Hsinchu, Taiwan.
Samsung Electronics has filed a patent infringement suit in China against Huawei, adding fuel to a legal battle between the rival smartphone makers.
Facebook has completed a successful test flight of Aquila, a solar-powered drone that it hopes will help it extend internet connectivity to every corner of the planet.
ASML has received new orders for four extreme ultraviolet lithography systems during the last quarter and anticipates selling a dozen EUV systems next year.
Google trimmed its spending on federal lobbying in the second quarter of 2016 by 8.2 percent from the year before to $4.24 million, but still outspent other tech and communications giants.
Nvidia CEO Jen-Hsun Huang announced at an engagement at Stanford University the NVIDIA Titan X, NVIDIA’s new flagship video card.
Thursday, July 21, 2016
Shuttle released their latest fanless 1.3-liter slim PCs, DS67U and DS68U.
The U.S. Department of Justice has charged the alleged owner of today?s most visited illegal file-sharing website - Kickass Torrents - with criminal copyright infringement and have seized domain names associated with the website.
For the first time, the worldwide smartwatch market saw a year-over-year decline of 32%, according to preliminary data from the International Data Corporation (IDC).
Super Talent has released the Nova series of SSDs with U.2 connector into its lineup of products.
Browser plugins often introduce stability, performance, and security issues for browsers. This is not a trade-off users should have to accept, according to Mozilla, so it plans to end full support for Adobe's Flash software in its Firefox browser from next month.
LG Display has started developing foldable displays, following rival Samsung, signaling the beginning of a new era of foldable smart devices.
Sony Electronics announced today the Z series, the next generation in television display technology.
Tablets and laptops with Intel's 7th Generation Core chips code-named Kaby Lake should become available in the coming months, Intel conformed during a conference call with investors.
Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk on Wednesday unveiled a plan to expand the company into electric trucks and buses, car sharing and solar energy systems.
South Korea's antitrust regulator inspected Google's Seoul headquarters to investigate whether the firm is engaged in anticompetitive behavior over its Android operating system.
Samsung's upcoming Galaxy Note 7 phablet will have little hardware overhaul as the world's top smartphone vendor is focused on highlighting some software-related features.
Corning today unveiled Corning Gorilla Glass 5, a new cover glass designed to provide further protection against breakage from everyday drops.
High Tech Computer (HTC) is reportedly planning to release HTC Vive-branded PCs bundled with its HTC Vive to provide consumers virtual reality (VR) solutions at a budget price.
Intel reported quarterly revenue not as high as expected, as strong sales of its chips that power data centers failed to offset the slump in demand for PC chips.
Wednesday, July 20, 2016
The next-generation Nvidia Tegra chip is coming soon and Nvidia will provide some details about "Tegra-next" next month at the Hot Chips conference in Cupertino.
Facebook's Messenger has more than 1 billion users, the social media company said on Wednesday, making it one the world's top three apps.
Microsoft is changing the Skype app and it may end up making some Android and Windows Phone users frustrated.
Today Drobo has launched the new iOS-based DroboPix App for its NAS devices.
The growth in its commercial cloud computing business helped lift Microsoft's quarterly revenue, despite the decline in the personal computer and mobile segments.
Toshiba is trying to challeng rival Samsung Electronics by manufacturing the first 64-layer 3D NAND flash memory chips in the third quarter of this year.
Tuesday, July 19, 2016
GIGABYTE and Cavium announced a line-up of products built on the ThunderX family of workload-optimized ARM server SoCs.
MEIZU is launching its latest MX series product, MEIZU MX6, at a product release conference in Beijing today.
Seagate Technology plc today unveiled a new portfolio of 10TB helium-based drives dubbed the Guardian Series.
Roxio has recently introduced Roxio Toast 15 Titanium and Roxio Toast 15 Pro, the latest versions of its digital media and disc burning software for Mac, designed for home and business users.
A team of scientists at the Kavli Institute of Nanoscience at Delft University achieved a storage density that could allow all books ever created by humans to be written on a single post stamp.
IBM reported financial results for the quarter, which has given its investors a sign that the company is turning things around.
Yahoo's quarterly earnings fell short of expectations, at a time where the company is close to selling its core business.
Microsoft has given a preview of a new business video platform called Microsoft Stream, which is geared towards business communication.
Samsung Electronics has made available the Samsung Notebook 7 spin, a new laptop convertible 2-in-1 that easily converts into a tablet for business users.
ZTE has released an impressibe smartphone that costs less than $100. ZTE's US ZMax Pro packs in some of the latest smartphone technologies.
Samsung Electronics has once again applied for patents that describe a foldable phone, hinting at new devices that could succeed the Galaxy Edge series.
Monday, July 18, 2016
Netflix and CBS Studios International have reached a licensing agreement for the new "Star Trek" television series.
The 2TB Xbox One S launch edition will begin hitting shelves in select regions on August 2.
HP's flagship Elite X3 smartpone is coming this month and could increase the popularity of Microsoft's Windows 10 OS.
SoftBank Group has agreed to acquire ARM Holdings for about $32 billion (JPY 3.3 trillion), securing a slice of virtually every mobile computing gadget on the planet and future connected devices.
Friday, July 15, 2016
Qualcomm could face a record-high fine of up to 1 trillion won ($881 million) in South Korea, for excesses in licensing practices.
Researchers at the Penn State University have analyzed people's behaviors in Instagram with some very interesting findings.
U.S. regulators on Thursday paved the way for next generation of wireless services in a move that made the United States the first country to set aside an amount of airwaves for 5G wireless applications and networks.
With next week’s T-Mobile Tuesday, the Un-carrier is offering its customers with free, unlimited data for Pokemon Go - the new sensation that’s taking the world by storm.
Microsoft is expanding the collection of hardware and accessories for the Xbox One S with the introduction of the the Xbox One S Gears of War 4 Limited Edition 2TB Bundle.
Thursday, July 14, 2016
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC), the world’s largest foundry, plans to fully implement extreme ultraviolet (EUV) lithography to make 5nm chips by the end of this decade.
Futuremark has released 3DMark Time Spy, a new DirectX 12 benchmark, available to download now from the Futuremark website and from Steam.
Nvidia has made available the new Ansel, the supercharged screenshot tool as well as the VR Funhouse demo.
Following the new Moto Z and Moto G families, Motorola has unveiled the Moto E3, an update to its most affordable handset.
CyberLink is updating its flagship media playback program, PowerDVD, that enables users to watch 360 degree video.
Prepare for a nostalgia as Nintendo is releasing the Nintendo Classic Mini, a shrunken version of the '80s console, with some of its best games preloaded.
The latest figures on smartphone sales in the U.S. show that Samsung Electronics is beating out its rival Apple there between March and May.
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) saw its net profits decrease 8.7% from a year earlier in the second quarter of 2016 though revenues for the quarter increased 8% on year.
The augmented-reality Pokemon Go game that is already talking the US and Australia by storm is out now for UK iPhones and Android phones.
Nest Labs Inc., a unit of Alphabet, introduced its first new connected-home gadget -the first one after the departure of its chief executive officer.
The European Commission has sent two Statements of Objections to Google, following a preliminary conclusion that Google has abused its dominant position by favouring its comparison shopping service in its search result pages.
Nissan Motor on Wednesday gave the a preview of its new auto-driving system that will be offered by the Japanese automaker when the Serena minivan debuts in the domestic market in late August.
Samsung's SERIF TV is coming to the U.S. this summer for $1,500.

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