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Monday, January 15, 2018

In a keynote address at the North American International Automotive Show (NAIAS), BlackBerry Executive Chairman and CEO, John Chen, today unveiled BlackBerry Jarvis, a software cybersecurity product.

Google will relaunch its map service in China, Nikkei reported on Monday.

The Meltdown and Spectre bugs have generated a lot of media attention, but some patches have created more issues than they fixed.

Researchers at IBM Research - Ireland are developing a concept and prototype for low-power and high-utilization disaggregated cloud data centres that enable the dynamic creation of fit-for-purpose computing environments from a pool of disaggregated resources.

Fujitsu Limited and Japanese newspaper The Shinano Mainichi Shimbun have created an artificial intelligence-based automated article summarization system.

Ford Motor will increase its planned investments in electric vehicles to $11 billion by 2022 and have 40 hybrid and fully electric vehicles in its model lineup, Chairman Bill Ford said on Sunday at the Detroit auto show.

Samsung SDI exhibited a new fast-charging, high-capacity battery material as well as cutting-edge battery products for electric vehicles at 2018 Detroit Motor Show.

Friday, January 12, 2018

The ATSC enters 2018 marking a major milestone in the development of the Next Gen TV platform with the release of the suite of ATSC 3.0 standards.

Facebook on Thursday began to change the way it filters posts and videos on its News Feed, by prioritizing what friends and family share, while reducing the amount of non-advertising content from publishers.

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

The Khronos Group is not just about graphics standards like OpenGL and OpenCL. The consortium group has established Neural Network Exchange Format (NNEF) to help data scientists and engineers easily transfer trained networks.

Chinese may finally get their hand on technology for the development of 3D NAND flash chips, with Tsinghua Unigroup to reportedly license the corresponding technology from Intel.

The Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi automotive alliance, today announced the launch of Alliance Ventures, a new corporate venture capital fund that plans to invest up to $1 billion to support open innovation over the next five years.

Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Kodak is joining the cryptocurrency frenzy with the launch of the Kodakcoin, "a photocentric cryptocurrency to empower photographers and agencies to take greater control in image rights management."

Virtual reality devices are still not a mainstream and Google wants to change that. The company released a new VR headset with Lenovo Group on Tuesday, along with specialized cameras to support the technology.

Charging your electric car in the charging station in your neighborhood may expose your personal data, a cybersecurty researcher claims.

MediaTek Inc., Taiwan's largest integrated circuit designer, introduced an artificial intelligence platform in Las Vegas on Monday.

Samsung Electronics missed analyst profit estimates as South Korea's surging currency and year-end bonuses outweighed display orders from Apple for the new iPhone X.

Microsoft has stopped delivering patches to guard against Meltdown and Spectre security threats for computers running AMD chipsets after complaints by AMD customers that the software updates froze their machines.

Qualcomm used CES to announce new Home Hub platforms supporting Google Assistant, a Smart Speaker platforms supporting Microsoft Cortana adn Google Assistant, Smart Speaker development kits and more.

In the opening keynote for CES 2018, Intel CEO Brian Krzanich highlighted how data is transforming the world around us and driving the next great wave of technology innovation, from autonomous driving to artificial intelligence (AI) to virtual reality (VR) and other forms of media.

Today at CES, Oculus shared details about partnerships with Xiaomi and Qualcomm Technologies for the global launch of Oculus Go and the Mi VR Standalone - a VR headset based on Oculus technology exclusively for the Chinese market.

The USB Implementers Forum (USB-IF) is expanding its Certified USB Charger Compliance and Logo Program to include Certified USB Fast Chargers.

It hasn't been a year since HARMAN International became a wholly-owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics, and the two companies have already leveraged their combined teams and resources to drive future mobility forward.

Today in Las Vegas, HTC VIVE announced new hardware upgrades with the introduction of Vive Pro and Vive Wireless Adaptor.

Monday, January 08, 2018

Sony/ATV Music Publishing signed a licensing agreement with Facebook, which will allow the social media giant's users to post songs on their profiles.

Toyota Motor Corporation President Akio Toyoda today announced at CES a new mobility service business alliance and e-Palette Concept Vehicle designed to meet the demands of future multi-mode transportation and business applications.

Google is bringing together all the different ways to pay with Google, including Android Pay and Google Wallet, into a single brand: Google Pay.

GoPro on Monday said it expects lower fourth-quarter revenue, hit by weaker demand for cameras and plans to exit the drone business.

The Wi-Fi Alliance introduces enhancements and new features for Wi-Fi Protected Access, the family of Wi-Fi CERTIFIED security technologies.

NVIDIA jump-started CES 2018 and talked about solutions for autonomous driving, collaborations, but also unveiled Big Format Gaming Displays (BFGDs), updated GeForce NOW game-streaming service and the GeForce Experience.

LG Electronics said Monday its earnings are estimated to have turned to the black, with an operating profit in the fourth quarter of 2017.

Saturday, January 06, 2018

Broadcom continues has filed and commenced mailing definitive proxy materials, including a BLUE proxy card, along with a letter to the stockholders of Qualcomm Incorporated related to Qualcomm's 2018 Annual Meeting of Stockholders, scheduled for March 6, 2018.

Friday, January 05, 2018

Vuzix will officially unveil the Vuzix Blade at CES 2018.

Toshiba is finally selling its former nuclear unit Westinghouse Electric Co. to Brookfield Business Partners LP for $4.6 billion.

South Korean researchers have developed a Li-ion battery that can be stretched and maintain its performance and safety characteristics, making it a potential solution for wearable devices.

Thursday, January 04, 2018

Facebook Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg said his personal challenge is to address criticisms about his platform's role in society.

Apple says that App Store customers around the world made apps and games a bigger part of their holiday season in 2017 than ever before, culminating in $300 million in purchases made on New Year's Day 2018.

Ubuntu wil soon release patches for its OS in order to protect users from the "Meltdown" and "Spectre" vulnerabilities.

The newest IEEE standard for Wi-Fi, 802.11ax, is coming soon. In 2018, Intel will expand its home Wi-Fi portfolio with new 802.11ax chipsets for mainstream 2x2 and 4x4 home routers and gateways for cable, xDSL, fiber and consumer retail devices.

Samsung Electronics has gained the most semiconductor market share and took the No. 1 position from Intel - the first time Intel has been toppled since 1992.

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) is certain to win the 7nm chip race this year, as it has secured orders from over 40 customers for fabricating 7nm chips for mobile communication, high-performance computing and AI (artificial intelligence) applications.

Garmin will be introducing its scalable infotainment platform for Automotive Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) at the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show (CES).

Following the introduction of its commercial robots in 2017, LG Electronics will unveil three new work robots at CES 2018.

Researchers at Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) ave developed a technology that could help fast commercialization of ultra-thin wearable OLED displays implemented on a fabric

Wednesday, January 03, 2018

BlackBerry is making a step forward in pushing into self-driving cars as the former smartphone maker signed a deal with Chinese internet giant Baidu to work together on automotive software.

Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Alphabet's Google moved 15.9 billion euros ($19.2 billion) to a Bermuda shell company in 2016, regulatory filings in the Netherlands show.

Tencent Holdings' WeChat, China's most popular messenger app, on Tuesday denied storing users' chat histories.

At this year's CES, Samsung Electronics will introduce three new projects, developed from its C-Lab (Creative Lab) program.

Monday, January 01, 2018

Global sales of semiconductors are expected to rise in 2018, although the pace of growth will likely slow down compared with last year, according to a report by industry tracker IHS Markit.

Sunday, December 31, 2017

Web browsers' built-in password managers is abused by third-party scripts for tracking on more than a thousand sites, according to researchers.

Friday, December 29, 2017

A consortium led by SoftBank Group will buy a large number of shares of Uber Technologies in a deal that values the ride-services firm at $48 billion, Uber said on Thursday.

Thursday, December 28, 2017

Samsung Electronics will reportedy develop its own semiconductor packaging process in 2018, as the company is trying to win back foundry orders for Apple's application processors (AP) that were taken by TSMC in 2016.

Wednesday, December 27, 2017

LG Electronics is partnering with digital mapping provider HERE Technologies to offer a telematics solution for autonomous vehicles.

Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Japanese auto parts maker Denso is considering a 50 billion yen ($440 million) investment in organic light-emitting diode (OLED) panel maker JOLED, according to Kyodo news.

Monday, December 25, 2017

LG's vehicle components have won safety certification by Germany-based testing service provider for quality and safety, TUV Rheinland, signaling the tech firm moving further into the automobile industry.

Friday, December 22, 2017

Qualcomm on Friday rejected the 11 director nominees picked by Broadcom and private-equity firm Silver Lake Partners, setting the stage for a bitter proxy battle between the chipmakers.

Alphabet Inc. today announced that, as of its next regular board meeting in January 2018, Eric Schmidt will be transitioning from his position as Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors, becoming a technical advisor to the company while continuing to serve on its board.

Samsung Electronics today announced Open Connectivity Foundation (OCF) 1.3 certification for the Samsung ARTIK 05x series of modules, the first system-on-module family to be certified using new OCF standards.

Thursday, December 21, 2017

Facebook and Universal Music Group on Thursday announced a global agreement that will enable users to upload videos featuring music from Universal's library across the social media network as well as Instagram and Oculus.

Uber Technologies should be classified as a transport service and regulated like other taxi operators, the European Union's top court said in a ruling on Wednesday that could impact other online businesses in Europe.

Japan Display Inc dismissed a report on Thursday that it was seeking investment from Apple and Huawei as "speculative".

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Starting as early as next year, software developers will be able to design a single application that works across Apple's iPhone, iPad or Macs, according to Bloomberg.

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Facebook announced new, optional tools to help people better manage their identity on Facebook using face recognition.

Oculus, HTC and Lenovo are launching new standalone headsets aimed at different market segments, which will drive rapid market growth.

Monday, December 18, 2017

Facebook's messaging service WhatsApp was ordered by France's privacy watchdog to stop sharing user data with its parent without getting the necessary consent.

Anti-virus company Kaspersky Lab has asked a U.S. federal court to overturn a Trump administration ban on use of its products in government networks, arguing that the U.S. government has caused reputational and commercial damage to the Moscow-based company.

Twitter is starting enforcing updates to the Twitter Rules announced last month to reduce hateful and abusive content on Twitter.

Facebook will start demoting individual posts from people and Pages that use engagement bait.

The French government has filed a complaint with the Paris Commerce Court against e-commerce company Amazon for abusing its dominant position with some suppliers, newspaper Le Parsien said on Monday.

Toyota Motor announced on Monday that it would phase out models which are only available with internal combustion engines by around 2025.

Saturday, December 16, 2017

South Korea's spy agency said North Korean hackers were behind attacks on cryptocurrency exchanges this year in which some 7.6 billion won ($6.99 million) worth of cryptocurrencies were stolen.

Friday, December 15, 2017

Facebook says that spending more time on social media is bad for your offline relationships, although actively interacting with online people is linked to improvements in "well-being."

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Facebook will begin testing pre-roll ads in places where people proactively seek out content, like in its new shows product, called Watch.

The U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on Thursday voted to repeal landmark 2015 rules aimed at ensuring a free and open internet.

Walt Disney Co has agreed to buy film, television and international businesses from Rupert Murdoch's Twenty-First Century Fox Inc for $52.4 billion in stock.

IBM has signed up several prominent banks as well as industrial and technology companies to start experimenting with its quantum computers.

Microsoft uses is partnering with Reddit to bring the social site's forums and AMA interviews into the Bing search engine, and is also updating Cortana.

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Apple will invest $390 million to Finisar Corp to increase production of chips that power high-profile iPhone X features including Face ID.

As 2017 draws to a close, it's time to look back on the year that was with Google's annual Year in Search.

Google is launching the Google AI China Center, its first such center in Asia, at the Google Developer Days event in Shanghai today.

AT&T Inc has started trials in Georgia state and a non-U.S. location to deliver high-speed internet over power lines, the wireless carrier said on Wednesday.

Toyota Motor and Panasonic have agreed to begin studying the feasibility of a joint automotive prismatic battery business.

As it was expected, Toshiba, Toshiba Memory Corporation and Western Digital have entered into a global settlement agreement to resolve their ongoing disputes in litigation and arbitration, and plan to continue their collaboration in the flash memory business.

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Twitter is making it simpler to thread Tweets together, and to find threads.

Facebook has decided to move to a local selling structure in countries where the company has an office to support sales to local advertisers.

Toshiba Memory Corporation has begun shipping samples of embedded NAND flash memory products for automotive applications that are compliant with JEDEC UFS version 2.1.

The U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) plans to turn over oversight of internet service providers to another federal agency as it plans to vote on Thursday to revoke the 2015 "net neutrality" rules.

Japan Display Inc. (JDI) has developed a 3.60-inch 803ppi low temperature polysilicon (LTPS) TFT LCD specifically designed for virtual reality (VR) head mount display (HMD) applications.

Toshiba and Western Digital have agreed in principle to settle their legal dispute over the $18 billion sale of Toshiba's flash-memory business with a formal announcement expected soon.

Monday, December 11, 2017

Apple on Monday confirmed it had reached a deal to acquire Shazam, the U.K.-based app that lets users recognize song titles by pointing a smart phone at the audio source.

Microsoft is releasing a free preview version of its Quantum Development Kit, which includes the Q# - pronounced Q Sharp - programming language, a quantum computing simulator and other resources for people who want to start writing applications for a quantum computer.

A hacker group called "MoneyTaker" has condcted more than 20 attacks on banks and financial services companies in the USA, UK and Russia and has silently stole nearly $10 million.

Verizon Communications will pay around $2.25 billion for a five-year digital streaming partnership with National Football League.

Sunday, December 10, 2017

LG Electronics on Sunday announced successful applications of long-term-evolution (LTE) network-powered vehicle-to-everything (V2X) safety technologies for autonomous driving vehicles.

Friday, December 08, 2017

The deal could be worth as much as $400 million and be announced by Monday.

The IEEE International Electron Device Meeting (IEDM) event kicked off this week in San Fransisco with Intel researchers to describe how they used cobalt for some interconnect layers at 10nm, and GlobalFoudries to talk about extreme ultraviolet (EUV) at the 7nm node.

LG Display announced that the company started mass production at its new Gen 5 OLED light panel production line in Gumi, Korea and launched its new OLED light brand, Luflex.

Toshiba and Western Digital havereportedly agreed in principle to settle a dispute over the Japanese firm's plans to sell its $18 billion chip unit and aim to have a final agreement in place next week.

YouTube plans to introduce a paid music streaming service in March, Bloomberg reported on Thursday.

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