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Monday, May 21, 2018

The HUAWEI MateBook X Pro is available in the U.S. today. Starting at 1,199.99, each HUAWEI MateBook X Pro also includes one-year of Microsoft Office 365 Personal and the HUAWEI MateDock 2.

Acer plans to roll out Alexa across its PC portfolio and several of the company's Windows 10 notebook lines, including the Acer Spin 3 and Acer Spin 5 lines, are the first to offer Alexa pre-installed.

Nvidia has launched the 3GB GTX 1050, a new graphics card that shares elements from the GeForce GTX 1050 and GTX 1050 Ti.

LG Electronics today announced the 2018 LG Q7, the newest Q series mid-range smartphone from LG that offers features typically found in more expensive flagship smartphones. LG will start shipments to key markets in Europe early next month, followed by countries in the Americas and Asia.

Qualcomm and Facebook today announced they are working together to deliver high-speed internet connectivity with Facebook's Terragraph technology through the development of a multi-node wireless system based on 60GHz technology.

A European Parliament meeting on Tuesday with Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will be broadcast live.

Samsung has confirmed that its flagship Galaxy Note 9 would have Bixby 2.0, the new version of company's Airtificial Intelligence (AI)-powered assistant.

Microsoft has acquired Semantic Machines Inc., a Berkeley, California-based company that has developed a new approach to building conversational AI.

Friday, May 18, 2018

Acer's Predator X27 4K monitor is available for pre-order and is the first to support 4K, HDR, and G-Sync.

The U.S. Federal Communications Commission said on Friday it was inverstigating reports that a website flaw could have allowed the location of mobile phone customers.

Hisense has announced a new 80-inch laser TV that costs just 19,999 yuan, or about $3,140 -- much less than the company's previous $9,999, 100-inch model.

Kaspersky Lab's experts claim that a malware dubbed 'Roaming Mantis' uses compromised routers to infect Android-based smartphones and tablets, redirect iOS devices to a phishing site, and runs a cryptomining script on desktops and laptops.

Thursday, May 17, 2018

The 'Call Of Duty: Black Ops 4' game lands on Oct. 12, 2018 - and it changes everything you thought you knew about the legendary game.

Enmotus FuzeDrive, a smart storage-blending software powered by machine learning to make frequently used applications and files first to load, and run on AMD Ryzen systems, seems to really make your PC faster.

The first phase of the Intel and Mobileye 100-car autonomous vehicle (AV) fleet has begun operating in the challenging traffic conditions of Jerusalem.

ZOTAC announced today the the ZBOX CI329 nano, a mini PC powered by an Intel Gemini Lake processor with an integrated Intel UHD Graphics hardware, designed to power everyday tasks.

Toshiba on Thursday conformed previous reports that China regulators have approved the $18 billion sale of its chip unit to a consortium led by U.S. private equity firm Bain Capital.

Verizon and AT&T on Thursday announced that the first holographic phone in the world, the RED Hydrogen One, is going to be available to their subscribers later this year.

As part of Facebook's efforts to prevent the social network from being abused during elections, the company launches a new partnership with the Atlantic Council.

China regulators have reportedly approved Toshiba's plan to sell its chip unit to a Japan-U.S.-South Korean consortium.

Intel has started sampling the Xeon Scalable Processor 6138P, which has an integrated Intel Arria 10 field programmable gate array (FPGA).

Samsung Electronics on Thursday announced in Seoul it will integrate its artificial intelligence (AI) voice assistant Bixby with home appliances.

Samsung Electronics lengthened its lead in semiconductor sales over second-ranked Intel in the first quarter, thanks to a continued boom in the memory market, according to market research firm IC Insights.

Japan Display Inc. (JDI) and NHK Media Technology, Inc. (NHK-MT) have added a video playback function to the 17.0-inch Light Field Display, which has been under joint research and development between the two companies, and supports 3D video.

Microsoft is launching the Xbox Adaptive Controller, a new gaming controller designed to enable and empower even more Xbox One and Windows 10 gamers across the globe.

Google's YouTube said on Wednesday it will launch a new music streaming service, YouTube Music, next week and unveil soon a premium service that will charge more for its original shows.

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will meet the leaders of the European Parliament to answer questions about the improper use of millions of users' data by British consultancy Cambridge Analytica.

The U.S. Senate voted to advance a bill that would reverse the Federal Communications Commission decision in December to repeal 2015 net neutrality rules.

OnePlus 6 has officially launched today in an event in the U.K. and packs power, good camera setup and a design that reminds of the iPhone X.

Intel today announced the OpenVINO (Open Visual Inference & Neural Network Optimization) toolkit, designed to accelerate development of computer vision and deep learning inference applications at the edge.

Toshiba has made availabille its dynaEdge AR Smart Glasses solution, which combines a Windows 10 Pro PC with the feature set of industrial-grade smart glasses, starting at $1,900.

HMD GLOBAL has unveiled the long-rumoured Nokia X6, a mid-range smartphone featuring a notch that'll be a China-exclusive for now.

The first Intel processor that will be built on a 10nm manufacturing process has been confirmed as the Core i3-8121U - a 2-core/4-thread Cannon Lake mobile processor.

Microsoft is reportedly planning to release a line of lower-cost Surface tablets later this year, aiming at Apple's iPad.

Samsung Electronics is said to unveil new flagship phones slightly earlier than previous years, possibly due to lower that expected sales of the latest Galaxy S9 series.

In the wake of Nvidia's cancellation of the GeForce Partner Program, AMD is getting a new exclusive brand for its Polaris-based GPUs - meet the MSI MECH.

NEC has been successful in transmission tests that took place over a commercial subsea cable measuring more than 10,000 kilometers using artificial intelligence (AI) and probabilistic shaping at a modulation of 64QAM.

Fujitsu is launching the Fujitsu Quantum-inspired Computing Digital Annealer Cloud Service, a new service designed to quickly solve combinatorial optimization problems.

Samsung Electronics today announced two new color editions of the Galaxy S9 and S9+ smartphones: Sunrise Gold and Burgundy Red.

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

HTC is making a blockchain phone dubbed "Exodus", a privacy-focused Android device designed to specialize in blockchain as well as decentralized applications.

Twitter is taking another step to reduce the amount of harmful content on its site, expanding the effort beyond users who explicitly break the social network's rules.

Qualcomm will apply the newest Wi-Fi security protections across its portfolio of mobile and networking infrastructure products.

VESA and MIPI today formally announced the VESA Display Compression-M v1.1 (VDC-M) standard, a new display interface compression standard designed for the handheld display market.

Apple's streaming service now has 50 million users through a mix of paid subscriptions and free trials, CEO Tim Cook unveiled Tuesday.

Facebook said it took down 583 million fake profiles in the first three months of the year, and also scrubbed 837 million pieces of spam and acted on 2.5 million instances of hate speech.

Microsoft will ship a next-generation Surface Hub 2 in 2019, boasting a smaller, lighter, more modular design that will encourage workers to share the screen, as well as their notes and files.

Honor is out with a new Android flagship today. The new Honor 10 seems to be your next choice if you can't afford the Hueawei P20 Pro.

Foxconn, the world's largest contract electronics maker, reported late on Monday a 14.5 percent decline in first-quarter net profit to T$24.08 billion ($806 million), despite the strong sales of iPhones, which Foxconn assembles.

Samsung Electronics is in talks with several smartphone makers including China's ZTE to supply mobile processor chips, a senior executive said.

Semiconductor Manufacturing International Co. (SMIC), China's top state-backed contract chipmaker, has reportedly ordered a set of extreme-ultraviolet lithography equipment from Dutch ASML.

As part of its Global Transparency Initiative, Kaspersky Lab is adapting its infrastructure to move a number of core processes from Russia to Switzerland.

The Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ are the fastest smartphones on the market, with download speeds that are up to 42% faster than the closest competitor's newest devices, according to Ookla.

Symantec Corp on Monday said it did not expect an internal accounting probe that it disclosed last week to have a material impact on its past financial statements.

Fujifilm announced a square format analog Instax camera called the Instax Square SQ6. The instant film camera has with a 1:1 aspect ratio and renders photos in a 2.4-inch by 2.4-inch square format.

Logitech G, a brand of Logitech, today announced the Logitech G305 LIGHTSPEED Wireless Gaming Mouse, bringing LIGHTSPEED wireless technology and the HERO (High Efficiency Rated Optical) sensor to all gamers.

Monday, May 14, 2018

Today, HP unveiled two lines of premium devices in a variety of form factors armed with long battery life, security, collaboration and entertainment tools.

AMD today announced adoption of its AMD Ryzen PRO processors - including new notebooks and desktops powered by Ryzen PRO processors with built-in Radeon Vega graphics now available from the three largest enterprise PC OEMs.

BIOSTAR is offering a pro-level crypto mining motherboard that supports 8 graphics cards, aiming at those looking to scale their mining rigs.

Users of the PGP encryption could have their email messages exposed thanks to a severe vulnerability, according to researchers in Germany.

Intel has officially released details of the long-rumored Z390 chipset official, and confirmed that the overclocking-friendly 390 motherboards will be based on the same chipset silicon that underpins today's H370, B360, and H310 boards.

Xerox Corp. scapred a $6.1 billion takeover by Fujifilm Holdings Corp. and parted ways with its chief executive officer, handing a major victory to activist investors Carl Icahn and Darwin Deason.

Sony has developed two new products, the SPRESENCE main and extension boards for IoT applications, equipped with a smart-sensing processor.

Sunday, May 13, 2018

In a surprising move, U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday tweeted that he has asked the Commerce Department to help Chinese technology company ZTE Corp "get back into business, fast."

Saturday, May 12, 2018

Boston Dynamics chief executive officer Marc Raibert on Friday said that his company plans to begin selling the dog-like SpotMini robot next year.

NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab (JPL) on Friday confirmed that it's sending a fully-autonomous miniature test helicopter attached to the belly-pan of its Mars 2020 Rover mission to Mars.

An updated version of the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket, tailored for eventual crewed missions for NASA, launched on Friday from Florida's Cape Canaveral carrying a communications satellite for Bangladesh into orbit.

Friday, May 11, 2018

Motherboard maker GIGABYTE TECHNOLOGY today presented its first ever solid state drive (SSD), the UD PRO series SATA Interface SSDs with built-in DDR3 RAM.

Renders of Samsung's Galaxy S8 Lite shared on Weibo showcase the phone's design, while Motorola has been granted a patent that describes a foldable phone, which has the screens on the outside.

Amazon.com Inc. has reportedly stopped buying a Google ads, in a move that hints at Amazon's own ad ambitions.

Microsoft has expanded digital gifting to include PC games and PC downloadable game content (e.g. map packs, skins). Further, all Xbox One games are now eligible for digital gifting.

With the European Union's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) set to go into effect on May 25th, Google laid out a new privacy policy, detailing how and why Google collects the data that powers its various products.

Thursday, May 10, 2018

Nvidia today reported record revenue for the first quarter ended April 29, 2018, of $3.21 billion, up 66 percent from $1.94 billion a year earlier, and up 10 percent from $2.91 billion in the previous quarter.

The Video Electronics Standards Association (VESA ) has released a new DisplayHDR test tool that allows users to confirm the display parameters set forth in VESA's High-Performance Monitor and Display Compliance Test Specification (DisplayHDR).

Intel is forming a strategic research alliance to take artificial intelligence (AI) to the next level, seeking for new ways to help self-driving cars deal with the uncertainty of the real world.

To meet the high performance demands of today's digital signage market, Shuttle unveiled the XPC slim DH02U, a four HDMI output PC with featuring high-end NVIDIA GeForce graphics.

Today, House Intelligence Committee Ranking Member Adam Schiff published the 3,000 ads the Russia-based Internet Research Agency ran on Facebook and Instagram between 2015 and 2017.

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) said that the 2015 U.S. open-internet rules will cease on June 11.

VIA Technologies launched the VIA Edge AI Developer Kit, a package powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 820E Embedded Platform designed for the design, testing, and deployment of intelligent Edge AI systems and devices.

The specifications of the upcoming Nokia X mid-range smartphone have appeared on Chinese certification website Tenaa.

Copier maker Xerox Corp. decided to restart negotiations on the acquisition by Japanese Fujifilm Holdings Corp., seeking for a better deal to terms announced at the end of January.

Apple scarped plans to build an 850 million euro ($1 billion) data center in Ireland because of delays in the approval process, the company said on Thursday.

SK Broadband has begun offering a 2.5 gigabit per second (Gbps)internet service, the fastest in South Korea.

Taiwanese recordable optical disc maker Ritek Co. has become the sole non-Japanese maker of Panasonic's Archive Discs.

Launching on July 13 at a suggested retail price of $19.99, a new adjustable charging stand for the Nintendo Switch system makes playing in Tabletop mode easier.

The U.S.Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao announced that the Department of Transportation has selected 10 state, local and tribal governments as participants in the Federal Aviation Administration's Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Integration Pilot Program.

Japan Display Inc. (JDI) has developed a 3.25-inch 1001ppi low temperature polysilicon (LTPS) TFT LCD specifically-designed for virtual reality (VR) head mount display (HMD) applications.

Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Uber Technologies on Wednesday re-opened a contest to select the first international city to launch its proposed flying taxi project called UberAIR.

Microsoft is releasing Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 17666 (RS5) to Windows Insiders in the Fast ring and brings a wave of Sets improvements.

Mushkin launched the Pilot line of M.2 NVMe SSDs, which combine Silicon Motion SM2262 controller with 3D TLC NAND flash memory.

Amazon announced the opening of interactive Amazon Experience Centers within select Lennar model homes across the United States, for shoppers to experience what it's like for Alexa to dim the lights or turn on the TV.

U.S. retail giant Walmart on Wednesday said it will buy a 77% stake in India's largest e-commerce company Flipkart for $16 billion.

China's ZTE Corp. is stopping its main business operations in the U.S. after a ban imposed by the U.S. government, although the company istrying to have the ban reversed.

Packet, a bare metal cloud and infrastructure automation provider for developers, is partnering with Intel to promote the chip giant's Optane SSD as a datacenter storage and memory solution.

Microsoft is opening up Windows 10 on ARM to developers looking to build apps compiled natively for the platform, and Visual Studio 15.8 Preview 1 contains an early preview of an SDK that allows developers to create their own 64-bit ARM apps.

Facebook Inc Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg on Tuesday announced a big management shakeup, giving more responsibility to his chief product officer and launching a blockchain division.

LG Electronics plans to release a new smartwatch next month, seeking to accelerate efforts to revitalize its struggling mobile communication business.

Google announced at Google I/O 2018 that is rolling out its third generation of silicon, the Tensor Processor Unit 3.0.

At Google I/O, Google's annual developer conference, Waymo's engineers shared details on how Waymo is using artificial intelligence (AI) to make fully self-driving cars a reality.

Google announced today at Google I/O the release of a major update to ARCore to help developers build more collaborative augmented reality apps.

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