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Saturday, January 21, 2017

Apple sued Qualcomm accusing it of monopolizing the market for chips for wireless devices and withholding $1 billion in retaliation for cooperating with South Korean antitrust authorities.

Friday, January 20, 2017

Sharp today announced the opening of its newly-established home appliances research and development (R&D) center in Shenzhen, China on January 19, 2017.

Samsung Electronics has filed a request for international arbitration against Sharp and two other panel makers over their decision to stop supplies to the South Korean company.

Canon Inc is considering investing in Toshiba's chip business, Kyodo news agency reported on Friday.

Following several months of investigations, Samsung executives will announce the cause of the Galaxy Note7 incidents and quality enhancement plan during a press conference in Seoul, South Korea, on January 23, 2017.

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Nintendo announced its second smartphone game Thursday, with "Fire Emblem Heroes" available for download in 39 countries starting Feb. 2 as the Japanese company tries to generate revenue from mobile titles.

Fujifilm has announced the X-T20, a sister model to the enthusiast X-T2. The camera includes a 24MP X-Trans sensor and an advanced autofocus system, while it can also shoot UHD 4K video at up to 30 fps.

Samsung began rolling out the official Android 7.0 Nougat update for the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge on January 17.

A decision by Amazon and Apple to scrap all exclusivity obligations in the supply and distribution of audiobooks will likely boost competition, EU antitrust regulators said on Thursday.

LG Electronics will launch its upcoming flagship smartphone - the G6 - at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in February, focusing on improving its user experience with the world's first 18:9 screen aspect ratio.

Japan Display Inc. (JDI) today announced the mass production start of an advanced 5-inch class low temperature poly-silicon (LTPS) LCD module with wide quad-HD resolution format (WQHD, 1440x2560 pixels).

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

The U.S. International Trade Commission began a patent infringement probe on Wednesday after ZiiLabs charged that several firms were importing products to the United States in violation of its patents on graphics processors and DDR memory controllers.

The U.S. International Trade Commission said on Wednesday it had launched on investigation into whether Fujifilm Holdings Corp was violating patents which Sony holds for certain magnetic tape cartridges.

Mozilla is updating their brand identity using Mozilla open source principles, and currently, the organization is starting to apply their updated identity, to be made public this month.

The scandal swirling around Samsung Electronics Vice Chairman Lee Jae-yong may reach beyond South Korea's judiciary and could be subject to a U.S. anti-corruption law.

Google has announced that its Android app will now save search results so that going into airplane mode, or losing your connection, won't get in the way of your search.

ASML Holding NV, Europe's largest semiconductor-equipment maker, has won orders for six more of its newest lithography machines in the fourth quarter.

Samsung today confirmed that it is participating in the Audi Progressive SemiConductor Program (PSCP) as a partner supplier of Exynos processors, for Audi's In Vehicle Infotainment (IVI) system.

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has filed a complaint in federal district court charging Qualcomm Inc. with using anticompetitive tactics to maintain its monopoly in the supply of a key semiconductor device used in cell phones and other consumer products.

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

The global PC Gaming Hardware market has breached the $30 billion mark for the first time, according to Jon Peddie Research (JPR), a research and consulting firm for graphics and multimedia.

Imagination Technology, the company that provides GPUs to Apple's iPhones, wants to shake up the Android landscape by bringing high-quality VR experiences to low-end phones with a new GPU.

Toshiba is considering spinning off its semiconductor business and selling a partial stake in the unit to Western Digital, the Nikkei financial daily reported on Wednesday.

ZTE USA has announced the specifications for Hawkeye smartphone, which will include Android N, the Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor, a large 3000mAh battery and dual-rear cameras among more.

Monday, January 16, 2017

Airbus Group Chief Executive Tom Enders on Monday said that his company will test a prototype for a self-piloted flying car by the end of the year.

At NRF 2017 - Retail's BIG Show, Intel CEO Brian Krzanich delivered a keynote to a room of retailers, highlighting the role of data and smart and connected solutions in transforming the retail industry.

Raspberry has just released the new Compute Module 3 (CM3); this is based on the Raspberry Pi 3 hardware, providing twice the RAM and roughly 10x the CPU performance of the original Module.

Sunday, January 15, 2017

A SpaceX Falcon rocket blasted off from California on Saturday, returning the company to flight for the first time since a launchpad explosion in September.

LG Electronics' new flagship smartphone, the G6, will be safer and handle internal heat more effectively, the company said Sunday.

Friday, January 13, 2017

Nintendo on Friday priced its first console in about four years above market expectations. The firm said it will launch the Switch, a hybrid home console and handheld device, on March 3. It will be priced $299.99 in the United States.

Thursday, January 12, 2017

YouTube is launching a new feature to help creators monetize when they go live. Super Chat allows viewers to pay to pin a comment on live streams.

Samsung will expand their Samsung Alliance Program, which is designed to help accelerate businesses' mobile-first strategies.

In the past, we have seen many papers describing exciting, futuristic projects and technologies that could create market volatility if they ever reached the market, but they didn't. According to a report, the prospects for Nano RAM (NRAM) are much better case.

LG Electronics' lightweight 14-inch Gram 14 laptop has been registered as the world's lightest laptop computer with Guinness World Records, the company said Thursday.

Following the release of the not so impressive HTC 10 smartphone last year, HTC is adding two new smartphones to its lineup today: the HTC U Play and HTC U Ultra.

Google parent Alphabet is planning to shut down its X research lab, which would use high-altitude, solar-powered drones to offer internet connectivity to remote places around the world.

LG Display will reportedly supply its LCDs for TVs to Samsung Electronics as it is leaning towards accepting requests from Samsung Electronics.

Worldwide shipments of traditional PCs (Desktop, Notebook, and Workstation) totaled 70.2 million units in the fourth quarter of 2016 (4Q16), posting a year-on-year decline of 1.5%, according to the International Data Corporation (IDC).

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Chrome seems to be the most popular web browser, followed by Apple's Safari and the once-dominant IE to rank third.

Instagram steps up competition with Snapchat ahead of its IPO, by introducing advertising to its stories feature.

Facebook today announced the Facebook Journalism Project, a new effort to support quality journalism, improve news literacy and provide reporters and editors with tools and training to help them better tell their stories.

TSMC has extended its collaboration with Mentor Graphics on the Xpedition Enterprise platform in conjunction with the Calibre platform for the design and verification of TSMC's InFO (Integrated Fan-Out) packaging technology for multi-chip and chip-DRAM integration applications.

LG Electronics will officially launch its new flasgship G6 smartphone to South Korea in March 10th, with another more affordable X300 smartphone to follow in the March 18th.

Samsung Electronics vice chairman Jay Y. Lee will be questioned by a South Korean special prosecutor's office as he is a suspect in the scandal that led to a parliamentary vote to impeach President Park Geun-hye.

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

IBM continues to hold the #1 place in the latest annual list of U.S. top patent recipients, followed by Samsung, Canon, Qualcomm and Google.

The EU today unveiled draft rules in Brussels Tuesday that would give online users more control of their settings and limit the "overload of consent requests" for cookies people encounter when browsing the web.

A new report supports previous rumors that this year's iPhone will abandon aluminum in favor of glass back and front.

Nokia may be jumping in on the digital assistant bandwagon, as it has filed for a trademark today in Europe for a web-based assistant code named "Viki".

LG Display has developed a new 5.7-inch quad high-definition (QHD) liquid crystal display (LCD) panel for mobile devices, including LG's upcoming smartphones.

Sony Interactive Entertainment will soon introduce the first color variation for the slimmer and lighter standard PlayStation 4 (PS4) (CUH-2000 series) in "Glacier White."

Creative is adding two new products to its ound BlasterX Pro-Gaming Series of gaing peripherals: the Sound BlasterX Siege M04 and the Sound BlasterX Vanguard K08.

Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. has developws the first slide-style palm vein authentication technology, which could be used in tablets and other handheld mobile devices.

Yahoo said Monday that it would rename itself Altaba Inc and Chief Executive Officer Marissa Mayer would step down from the board after the closing of its deal with Verizon Communications Inc.

Two prototype models of Razer's recently announces Project Valerie gaming laptop featuring three screens have been stolen at the CES tech show in Las Vegas, Razer says.

Monday, January 09, 2017

Team8, Israel's cybersecurity think tank and venture creation foundry, announced today it has added Microsoft Ventures and Qualcomm Ventures to its global cyber syndicate, signed a strategic partnership agreement with Citigroup to joins its syndicate, and raised an undisclosed funding round.

Samsung SDI announced at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) 2017 a "high-energy density battery cell for a driving range of up to 600km that can charge in just 20 minutes.

SK Hynix, the second largest chipmaker in South Korea, announced the launch of the world's highest density 8GB LPDDR4X mobile DRAM on Monday.

Google on Sunday unveiled ahead of the Detroit auto show its latest self-driving system in a Chrysler Pacifica minivan, saying the technology is more reliable and affordable.

Uber Technologies is opening up a small sample of its ridership data with the introduction of a traffic dashboard called Uber Movement, saying the tool is designed to help city leaders, urban planners and civic communities.

Sunday, January 08, 2017

The first batch of the Fove 0 VR headsets have started shipping, along with two cool applications Fove's developers have been working on.

The Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI), Taiwan's high-tech applied research institution, showcased 2 technologies at CES 2017.

Samsung Electronics is expanding the iOS compatibility across the latest Gear family of its wearable devices including the Gear S3, Gear S2 and Gear Fit2.

HMD Global, the Finnish company that owns the rights to use Nokia's brand on mobile phones, announced on Sunday the Nokia 6, its first smartphone, targeted for Chinese users with a price of 1,699 yuan ($246).

Samsung Electronics will supply its Exynos application processors (AP) to German automaker Audi, according to sources in South korea.

Consumers bought an impressive 1.8 million UHD Blu-ray discs in the United States in 2016, along with 300,000 UHD Blu-ray players, according to data cited by the Blu-ray Disc Association.

The ZTE Axon 7, the ASUS ZenFone AR, the Huawei Mate 9 Pro & Porsche Design Mate 9 phones are the latest devices to join Google's Daydream-ready family.

Saturday, January 07, 2017

Panasonic has created prototype flexible lithium ion batteries for use in wearable devices that maintains its electrical characteristics even after repeated bending.

Samsung Global Innovation Center (GIC) has been at the forefront of the company?s support for innovation since its launch in 2013. CES 2017 will see the beginning of the next era, as the new name for GIC will be unveiled as Samsung NEXT.

Corning unveiled at CES a glass-enabled concept vehicle, showcasing the breadth of Corning Gorilla Glass for automotive applications.

Friday, January 06, 2017

At the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Microsoft announced the Microsoft Connected Vehicle Platform, a set of services built on the Microsoft Azure cloud and designed to empower auto manufacturers to create custom connected vehicles.

New TV technology is always one of the highlights of CES. Rockchip launched its new 4K HDR TV Box Solution RK3328 which boasts higher integrity and additional cost and performance advantages.

Power and simplicity combine as Onkyo USA today announced the SBT-A500 Network Surround Sound Bar System along with the company's initial foray into the IoT market with the VC-FLX1, Alexa-enabled smart speaker.

Among the most interesting products available at Panasonic's booth at CES is the 65-inch TX-65EZ1000 4K OLED TV and a head-mounted VR display featuring resolution of 6K.

Panasonic's Technics showacases at CES in Las Vegas the new Direct drive SL-1200GR turntable system, the floor-standing SB-G90 speaker and the SU-G700 stereo integrated amplifier.

ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) on Friday unveiled its latest lineup of gaming gear at the Consumer Electronic Show (CES 2017) in Las Vegas.

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission filed a lawsuit against D-Link on Thursday, accusing the company of failing to take steps to protect its routers and internet-linked security cameras from hackers.

LG Electronics slipped to red in its bottom line for the final quarter of 2016 due to sprawling cost of money-losing smartphone business.

Samsung Electronics posted stronger-than-expected earnings for the fourth quarter ended December last year despite its debacle with the Galaxy Note7 thanks to surge in memory chip prices.

At the Annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) Google shared an update on a few of the ways you can expect to interact with your Assistant in the coming year.

Thursday, January 05, 2017

Xiaomi kicked off its CES debut in Las Vegas today with an announcement of Mi TV 4, which has a 4.9mm ultra-thin frameless metal body.

Today, Intel announced a new modular compute platform called the Intel Compute Card. The small device is being developed to transform the way compute and connectivity can be integrated and used in future devices.

T-Mobile said at CES that the company's unlimited plans will be the only option for new customers even though they are more expensive than some of its old, limited plans.

At the annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES), Dell unveiled a new products including the Dell Canvas; a 13-inch 2-in-1; XPS and Precision All-in-Ones; the Dell UltraSharp 32 Ultra HD 8K Monitor and Dell 27 Ultrathin Monitor, and more.

Google announced the acquisition of Limes Audio, which builds technology that makes voice communication systems sound better.

Alcatel today announced at CES the launch of the Alcatel A3 XL phablet, a cross between phone and tablet, which comes with a 6-inch screen, fingerprint recognition feature and LTE Category 4 connectivity.

Razer today revealed "Project Valerie," a portable laptop with three built-in monitors, along with the "Project Ariana," the first video projection system designed for total immersion gaming.

Corsair today announced the release of the new SCIMITAR PRO RGB gaming mouse, the CORSAIR HX series and CORSAIR TX-M series of enthusiast power supplies, and the new flagship mechanical gaming keyboard, the K95 RGB Platinum.

LG Electronics and Dolby Laboratories, today announced the LG UP970 Ultra HD Blu-ray player, LG's first 4K Blu-ray player which will support Dolby Vision high-dynamic-range (HDR) imaging.

NVIDIA today announced the G-SYNC HDR technology - an evolution of the company's proprietary adaptive display sync technology, which keeps the display's refresh-rates dynamically in-sync with the graphics card's frame-rates.

Today AMD unveiled preliminary details of its forthcoming GPU architecture, Vega. Conceived and executed over 5 years, Vega architecture enables new possibilities in PC gaming, professional design and machine intelligence.

JK Imaging Ltd., the licensee for KODAK PIXPRO Digital Cameras and Devices, announced today its 2017 line of Digital Cameras and Devices with an expanded offering within the 360 VR interactive camera category.

Youku, China's leading digital entertainment platform, has chosen the Nokia OZO VR ecosystem of technologies to bring VR content to the more than 500 million monthly active users.

Intel is bringing its Project Alloy untethered VR headset to the masses. On Wednesday, company CEO Brian Krzanich said at the company's CES press conference that it will be available in the fourth quarter of 2017.

The long-term platform battle in this market is expected to be between Amazon's Alexa and Google Assistant, and IHS Markit expects that though Google's ecosystem will help it eventually prevail, although the affordability-based success of Amazon's Echo Dot is a competitive challenge Google will need to address to succeed.

Today at a CES event, Huawei Device USA revealed that its Huawei Mate 9 will be available in the United States starting January 6, 2017.

Vive is kicking off CES 2017 by introducing two new accessories and new services that will lay the foundation of the VR ecosystem for years to come.

Sony Interactive Entertainment (SIE) today announced robust sales for PlayStation4 (PS4) computer entertainment system and its software titles this holiday.

Sony's new XBR-A1E Bravia 4K OLED TV is raising your eyebrows, as its screen doubles as a speaker. Sony has also on display products with HDR (High Dynamic Range) support and enhanced audio at CES.

Nvidia announced a new version of its Shield set-top box and the debut of an online service designed to bring millions of new consumers to high-end computer games.

ZTE today announced "Hawkeye" as the winning name of the Project CSX eye-tracking, self-adhesive smartphone device at CES 2017.

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