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Microsoft Researchers Reach Human Parity in Conversational Speech Recognition
EU Privacy Authorities Warn WhatsApp on Data Privacy Policy, Yahoo on Breach
LG Says OLED TVs to Account for 50 Percent of Premium TV Market In The Following Years
LaCie Announces Fastest Desktop Storage Solutions And Thunderbolt 3 Portfolio
Acer to Support the Windows Holographic Platform
Samsung's Upcoming Galaxy S8 Smartphone To Feature Changes In Hardware, Get Artificial Intelligence Services
Fujitsu' New IP-HE950 Encoder and Decoder Offer real-time 4K Video Transmission
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Friday, October 28, 2016
Microsoft researchers have set a world record for speech recognition, using a technology it announced this week with GPU-accelerated deep learning to recognize words in a conversation as well as a person does.
European privacy watchdogs have sent letters to Facebook's WhatsApp over its sharing of information with parent company and Yahoo over a 2014 data breach and its scanning of customer emails for U.S. intelligence purposes.
LG Display's executives believe that the organic light emitting diode (OLED) TVs to account for half of the global premium TV market by 2019.
Today, LaCie, the brand from Seagate Technology plc , announced its Thunderbolt 3 portfolio of storage solutions designed for video professionals.
Acer will offer VR Head-Mounted Displays (HMDs) capable of mixed reality through the Windows 10 Creators Update in 2017.
Samsung hinted that its next premium Galaxy S series of smartphones will feature artificial intelligence (AI) services along with new hardware, as the company is seeking to recover from the Galaxy Note 7 fiasco and faces the compatition from Google Pixel phones.
Fujitsu will launch its broadcast-use FUJITSU Network Real-Time Video Transmission Gear IP-HE950 video encoder and decoder equipment for H.265/HEVC standard. S
Western Digital is expanding the G-Technology G-DRIVE portfolio, with its first solid state portable drive, the G-DRIVE slim SSD USB-C.
Thursday, October 27, 2016
Alphabet reported high revenue and profit after buoyant internet ad sales made up for heavy spending on a slew of unprofitable newer products and projects, such as self-driving cars and smartphones.
Today AMD unveiled a new family of power-efficient graphics processors, Radeon Pro 400 Series Graphics, available first in the all-new 15-inch MacBook Pro.
LG Electronic is introducing two new displays designed specifically to integrate with the newest MacBook and MacBook Pro models.
Sony is bringing the Internet-based live TV service PlayStation Vue on all Sony’s Android TVs.
Apple has just introduced the thinnest and lightest MacBook Pro ever, along with an interface that replaces the traditional row of function keys with a Retina-quality Multi-Touch display called the Touch Bar.
Apple today introduced the new TV app, offering a unified experience for discovering and accessing TV shows and movies from multiple apps on Apple TV, iPhone and iPad.
Uber envisions a future a network of small, electric aircraft that take off and land vertically (called VTOL aircraft for Vertical Take-off and Landing, which will enable rapid transportation between suburbs and cities and, ultimately, within cities.
Facebook is introducing some fun new ways to help you get into the Halloween spirit - users are offered "masks" in Facebook Live.
Twitter said Thursday it would cut 9 percent of its global workforce to keep costs down, although the microblogging service reported better than expected quarterly results.
Smartphone chipmaker Qualcomm has officially announced it is buying NXP Semiconductors N.V. in a deal valued at approximately $38 billion.
Fujitsu Semiconductor Ltd. is launching the 4 Mbit Resistive random access memory (ReRAM) MB85AS4MT, the world's largest density mass-produced ReRAM product, optimal for wearable devices and hearing aids.
According to preliminary results from the International Data Corporation (IDC), despite the recall of Samsung's Galaxy Note 7, smartphone shipments were up 1.0% compared to 3Q15 when vendors shipped 359.3 million units.
In a meeting with financial analysts today in Tokyo, Nintendo president Tatsumi Kimishima announced that major details regarding the company’s new Nintendo Switch home gaming system will be shared at the Nintendo Switch Presentation 2017.
LG Electronics said on Thursday its third-quarter operating profit fell 3.7 percent from a year earlier, dragged down by a record quarterly loss for its mobile division.
Samsung Electronics reported a 17 percent slump in third-quarter profit after the demise of its fire-prone Note 7 line threw the world’s largest smartphone maker into disarray.
Fujitsu and Lenovo Group Limited confirmed today that they are exploring a strategic cooperation in the realm of research, development, design and manufacturing of personal computers for the global market.
Wednesday, October 26, 2016
Today, Microsoft announced the Windows 10 Creators Update and introduced the Surface Studio, Surface Dial, a new Surface Book, and also announced affordable VR headsets.
Google parent Alphabet is resetting the Google Fiber project, with Craig Barratt, head of the Access unit that includes Google Fiber to leave along with about 9 percent of staff.
Nintendo has slashed its operating profit and sales forecasts for this fiscal year, despite the global success of "Pokemon Go."
Sony Corp. has decided to establish Sony Imaging Products & Solutions Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary that will be responsible for its imaging products and solutions businesses.
Samsung Electronics said Wednesday it will launch its mobile payment service, Samsung Pay, in Russia, Thailand and Malaysia later this year, bringing the service to a total of 10 countries.
Samsung Electronics today introduced its SAMSUNG ARTIK Smart Internet of Things (IoT) platform featuring two new module families, ARTIK 0 and ARTIK 7, and new device management capabilities in SAMSUNG ARTIK Cloud.
Apple posted its third successive quarter of declining iPhone sales on Tuesday and forecast slimmer-than-expected profit margins over the upcoming holiday season even as it projected record sales.
Tuesday, October 25, 2016
Google introduced Jamboard - a collaborative, digital whiteboard that makes it easy for teams to share ideas in real-time by moving the whiteboard to the cloud.
At the ARM TechCon conference today ARM announced a portfolio of products and services that promises to simplify the creation of secure IoT systems.
Seagate today launched what it described as the fastest and highest-performing hard drive - the Seagate Enterprise Performance 15K HDD v6.
With $278 in total BOM costs, the Google Pixel XL handset sells for an unsubsidized price of $769, a ratio comparable to those for the Apple iPhone 7 Plus and Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge.
Intel on Tuesday officially unveiled its Atom Processor E3900 Series, designed to support the complex and rapidly-developing Internet of Things (IoT).
Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC on Tuesday posted a sixth consecutive quarterly loss despite a boost it received from making Google Pixel handsets and its venture into the nascent virtual reality business.
BlackBerry today announced the latest in its series of secure Android smartphones, the DTEK60, which offers a larger, high-resolution display (compared to the DTEK50), a fingerprint sensor, long lasting battery, 21MP camera and a customized convenience Key
Emporio Armani marks its entrance into the field of connected wearables with the Emporio Armani Connected collection of hybrid smartwatches.
Toshiba has developed a technology capable of precisely distinguishing the voices of individual speakers in real time, even when multiple persons are speaking at the same time.
Today Logitech announced a new Amazon Alexa skill that enables voice control of your entire living room entertainment using a Logitech Harmony Hub with Alexa-enabled devices such as the Amazon Echo or Echo Dot.
SK Hynix Inc., a supplier of memory chips to Apple, posted better than expected third-quarter profit as increased demand and reduced inventories fed a rally in semiconductor prices.
Twitter may cut 8 percent of its workforce or about 300 people, Bloomberg reported on Monday, citing people it said were familiar with the matter.
Samsung Electronics has developed 2nd generation IoT platform and applied AP (Application Processor) for IoT,as the company tries to create a 'Samsung IoT ecosystem'.
Toshiba has launched new e•MMC and UFS NAND flash embedded memories that use enhanced integrated controller technologies to deliver significant read and write speed improvements.
Xiaomi’s newly announced Mi Mix phablet has an impressive 6.4-inch bezel-less screen, while the the Mi Note 2, which looks similar to Samsung's ill-fated Galaxy Note 7, joins the new Mi VR headset.
The Wi-Fi Alliance certification for products based on the 802.11ad standard, known as Wi-Fi CERTIFED WiGig, brings multi-vendor interoperability needed to proliferate WiGig devices.
Monday, October 24, 2016
Google increased its 2016 third-quarter federal lobbying spending 4.2 percent to $3.81 million from $3.65 million in the comparable 2015 period, but fell to second place in lobbying expenditures among 16 technology and communications companies.
HyperX, a division of Kingston Technology, today announced the HyperX ALLOY FPS Mechanical Gaming Keyboard is now shipping in Europe.
The latest iOS 10.1 brings Portrait mode to iPhone 7 Plus owners starting today, adding a new photo feature to thephone's camera.
Attackers can flip bits in the physical memory cells of Android devices in order to compromise them, researchers proved.
Contract electronics maker Hon Hai Precision Industry Co will manufacture cellphones under the Nokia brand in India next year, according to India's Economic Times.
Today at the Canalys Channels Forum, AMD debuted the Lenovo ThinkCentre M715 Tiny and ThinkPad E475 and E575, new commercial desktop and notebooks featuring 7th Generation AMD PRO APUs (formerly codenamed "Bristol Ridge PRO").
The new Apple Watch Nike+ will be available on Friday, October 28.
This holiday could be a good time to get your hands on the new Xbox One S, Microsoft's new console with built-in 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray and 4K video streaming plus High Dynamic Range (HDR) for video and gaming.
The worldwide smartwatch market experienced a round of growing pains in the third quarter of 2016 (3Q16), resulting in a year-over-year decline in shipment volumes.
Samsung is bringing the Galaxy Tab A 10.1" with S Pen to the U.S. market, available starting October 28 for $349.99.
Samsung Electronics is offering a generous upgrade program option to Galaxy Note 7 customers in South Korea who trade in their recalled device for a Galaxy S7 phone.
Sunday, October 23, 2016
Confirming previous reports, AT&T Inc. and Time Warner Inc. they have entered into a definitive agreement under which AT&T will acquire Time Warner in a stock-and-cash transaction.
Saturday, October 22, 2016
The cyber atttack that cut access to some of the world's best known websites on Friday was caused by a botnet runing on common devices like webcams and digital recorders.
Friday, October 21, 2016
TSMC will battle with the partnership of IBM, Globalfoundries and Samsung to detail rival 7nm processes at the International Electron Devices Meeting (IEDM) technical conference in December.
Apple has reportedly offered Hon Hai a 15 percent increase in MacBook and iMac assembly orders to offset weakness in demand for iPads, analysts said.
AT&T has been reportedly ready to announced the acquisition of Time Warner, according to sources cited by The Wall Street Journal.
LG Electronics will to apply a modularized structure to its next flagship smartphone called 'G6, which is expected to be released in 2017.
Samsung Electronics announced a new compensation program for those who have purchased a Galaxy Note 7. The company will allow those who exchange their Galaxy Note 7 with Galaxy S7 or Galaxy S7 Edge to exchange them again with a Galaxy S8, scheduled to be launched in March 2017.
Qualcomm is reportedly in the final stages of negotiations to acquire NXP Semiconductors NV and the two chipmakers may announce a deal as early as next week, according Bloomberg.
Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (AMD) predicted fourth-quarter revenue below expectations, hurt by dwindling orders for game console processors.
Microsoft said sales of its flagship cloud product doubled in its first quarter, propelling earnings for the first quarter.
Thursday, October 20, 2016
Razer today announced the new Razer Blade Pro, which has been redesigned and features a 17.3-inch G-Sync IGZO display, Intel's quad-core i7 CPU, NVIDIA GeForce GT 1080 GPU, up to 2 TB of SSD storage and an ultra-low profile mechanical keyboard.
Nintendo provided details about the highly anticipated NX console, which will be called Nintendo Switch. The modular system provides single and multiplayer gamig at home, but also enables gamers to play the same title wherever, whenever and with whomever they choose.
Samsung Electronics has been reportedly in talks with LG Chem on using its batteries for its upcoming smartphones, following a safety scandal that led to the withdrawal of Samsung's Galaxy Note 7 phones.
Yahoo has asked the U.S. Director of National Intelligence James Clapper to provide information about the government's request that Yahoo secretly scan customer emails.
Chinese internet giant LeEco on Wednesday launched several new products in San Francisco, including the LeSEE self-driving electric car, TVs, smart bikes and concepts for virtual reality headsets, marking its expansion into the US market.
Fujitsu Laboratories has collaborated with the University of Toronto to develop a new computing architecture to tackle a range of real-world issues by solving combinatorial optimization problems, which involve finding the best combination of elements out of an enormous set of element combinations.
Acer is expending its Predator monitor line-up in the United States with a new 24-inch flat-screen model featuring WQHD (2560x1440) resolution in a ZeroFrame design for multi- monitor set-ups.
Kodak has released a professional-quality, photography-first smartphone. The Kodak Ektra features a retro design and comes with classic leather accessories for all those who miss the good all days.
Tesla Motors is starting to build its electric cars with all the sensors, cameras and other gear needed to drive completely on their own when regulations allow the technology to take over that responsibility.
Samsung Electronics is introducing the first 8-gigabyte (GB) LPDDR4 (low power, double data rate 4) mobile DRAM package, which is expected to greatly improve mobile user experiences, especially for those using Ultra HD, large-screen devices.
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Foxconn is planning to tap into chip market by partnering with ARM to create a chip design center in the southern Chinese city of Shenzhen, the Nikkei reports.
Website owners are free to store users' internet addresses to prevent cyber attacks, the European Union's top court said on Wednesday.
T-Mobile US has agreed to pay $48 million to resolve a federal probe into whether it adequately disclosed speed and data restrictions for its "unlimited" data plan subscribers, U.S. regulators said on Wednesday.
Facebook is launching new tools to curate tips and suggestions from friends and make it easier for users to engage with the businesses behind them.
Apple plans to use a technology that replaces the normal printed keys with dynamic E-Ink displays in future MacBooks, the Wall Street Journal reports.
Samsung Electronics plans to release the Galaxy Gear S3 smartwatch next month, as the tech giant is trying to recover from the Galaxy Note 7 fiasco.
Huawei today announced at a media briefing in China the new Kirin 960 SoC from Huawei's semiconductor subsidiary HiSilicon, which combines new technologies, promising the first commercial device to use them in due course.
Plextor has added the S1 series to its MLC SSD product line, which will be available only in Southeast Asia because of the limited quantities.
Intel reported a 9.1 percent rise in quarterly revenue, helped by improving PC demand and growth in its data center and cloud businesses.
Yahoo reported quarterly adjusted profit on Tuesday, a boost for the company whose deal to sell its core business to Verizon Communications has been shaken by a massive data breach.
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
We had the chance to run some essential benchmarks with the new Samsung 960 PRO NVMe M.2 2TB SSD, which sets new performance records while staying within the same power and thermal limits.
Nvidia is adding two new gaming GPUs to its lineup of NVIDIA-Pascal based GPUs — the GeForce GTX 1050, starting at $109, and the GTXD 1050 Ti, starting at $139.
LG Electronics has unveiled a very large ultrawide 21:9 screen monitor, seeking to strengthen its leadership in the premium monitor market.
TEAC has added a new model to its range of analogue turntables with the launch of the TN-400BT, the first standalone TEAC turntable with Bluetooth capability.
Fujitsu Laboratories and Fujitsu Research and Development Center have jointly developed a technology that utilizes image processing and machine-learning to analyze surveillance camera images of traffic, with high accuracy and in real time, to recognize traffic conditions such as congestion and accidents.
At the 4G/5G Summit, Qualcomm announced today the Qualcomm Snapdragon X50 5G modem, the Snapdragon 653, 626 and 427 chipsets, along with an expanded connected camera portfolio.
THX announced today that Razer, the global lifestyle brand for gamers, has acquired the majority of the assets of THX Ltd. and brought onboard the management and employees of the company.
Samsung Electronics will peomote its next QLED TV as 'SUHD QLED TV', as the S. Korean company is trying to convince that its next-generation TV surpasses the OLED TVs, offered by rival LG lectronics.
Monday, October 17, 2016
The new 3,200 lumens Acer H6502BD home entertainment projector with LumiSense+ intelligent color enhancement is now available in the U.S. priced at $699 MSRP.
Samsung has expanded the availability of the Samsung Gear 360, a high-resolution, consumer 360-degree camera, starting at $349.991 from major in-store retailers including AT&T, Best Buy, Sprint, U.S. Cellular, and Verizon Wireless stores.
Qualcomm Technologies has successfully made the first over-the-air connection via MulteFire using listen-before-talk (LBT).

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