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Atari co-founder Ted Dabney dies – Engadget

Atari co-founder Ted Dabney dies – Engadget

EngadgetThe game industry has lost one of its most influential early figures. Ted Dabney, who co-founded Atari along with Nolan Bushnell, ha...
Huawei, Porsche Design team up for smartphone – Arab News

Huawei, Porsche Design team up for smartphone – Arab News

Arab NewsThe Porsche Design Huawei Mate RS features a Leica triple camera with the highest total pixel count on a smartphone available in th...
Cutting back on a constant smartphone habit – SFGate

Cutting back on a constant smartphone habit – SFGate

SFGateTurns out, smartphone addiction is by design. Think of the constant stream of notifications, color schemes in apps and all the Likes, ...
Amazon’s Alexa won’t pass on recordings if you don’t set up call features – USA TODAY

Amazon’s Alexa won’t pass on recordings if you don’t set up call features – USA TODAY

USA TODAYIt was every Amazon Echo owner’s nightmare. Alexa, the connected speaker, really, truly, was listening in on your conservations, an...
Could This Quaint Country Be the Next Capital for Startup Entrepreneurs? – Inc.com

Could This Quaint Country Be the Next Capital for Startup Entrepreneurs? – Inc.com

Inc.comI recently returned from a long visit to Iceland, where I have been consulting and mentoring businesses, entrepreneurs and students f...
TECH BREAK: The cheapest Nokia smartphone, is it worth it? – Daily Nation

TECH BREAK: The cheapest Nokia smartphone, is it worth it? – Daily Nation

Daily NationNokia is making an impressive comeback in the smartphone industry with a device for just about anyone based on the price range. ...
View from Away: Searching your smartphone at the border – Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

View from Away: Searching your smartphone at the border – Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Kennebec Journal & Morning SentinelThe wealth of information smartphones offer is matched by the immense trove of information they compi...
2019 Subaru WRX gets more features, WRX STI gets 5 more horsepower – CNET

2019 Subaru WRX gets more features, WRX STI gets 5 more horsepower – CNET

CNETSubaru has a handful of changes in store for the WRX and WRX STI this year. Both models get limited-edition Series Gray packages, limite...
Hiring: A Team of Rock-Star Entrepreneurs to Launch My Startup, Unless I Get a Real Job First – The New Yorker (satire)

Hiring: A Team of Rock-Star Entrepreneurs to Launch My Startup, Unless I Get a Real Job First – The New Yorker (satire)

The New Yorker (satire)WE are a brand-new startup looking for developers, marketers, administrators, and probably some other personnel, depe...
Meizu 15 smartphone review: refreshing design differences and surprisingly good cameras – South China Morning Post

Meizu 15 smartphone review: refreshing design differences and surprisingly good cameras – South China Morning Post

South China Morning PostPhone maker Meizu has come a long way since it made MP3 players in the early 2000s, carving a niche for itself selli...
Apple Offers Non-Paying iCloud Users A Month Of Upgraded Storage For Free, Which Doesn’t Fix Anything – Tech Times

Apple Offers Non-Paying iCloud Users A Month Of Upgraded Storage For Free, Which Doesn’t Fix Anything – Tech Times

Tech TimesIn what could be called a Band-Aid solution, Apple is now offering its users a month of upgraded iCloud storage free of charge. On...
Japan-only ‘Double Dragon’ game comes to the Super NES this summer – Engadget

Japan-only ‘Double Dragon’ game comes to the Super NES this summer – Engadget

EngadgetIt might be time to dust off that old Super NES, especially if you’re a Double Dragon fan — on July 19th, you can check out a versio...
Video game critic John ‘TotalBiscuit’ Bain dies at 33 – USA TODAY

Video game critic John ‘TotalBiscuit’ Bain dies at 33 – USA TODAY

USA TODAYJohn Bain, the video game critic who amassed a large following on YouTube under the nickname “TotalBiscuit,” died on Thursday at 33...
What to Think About Before Buying a Used Smartphone – WIRED

What to Think About Before Buying a Used Smartphone – WIRED

WIREDBut there are plenty of good, slightly older, used smartphones out there, and the used phone market has been growing right along with t...
BP Enters Israel With Battery Startup Investment – Bloomberg

BP Enters Israel With Battery Startup Investment – Bloomberg

BloombergIsrael “has extremely talented, well-educated professional scientists and technologists and business people, increasingly with a tr...
Can This Myanmar Startup Capture Southeast Asia’s Subscription Gaming Market Before Nintendo & Microsoft Do? – Forbes

Can This Myanmar Startup Capture Southeast Asia’s Subscription Gaming Market Before Nintendo & Microsoft Do? – Forbes

ForbesBefore the big names like Microsoft or Nintendo jump in and overtake subscription services, a Myanmar-based startup is marketing its o...
Chinese smartphone giant Xiaomi’s Hong Kong IPO will launch in July – South China Morning Post

Chinese smartphone giant Xiaomi’s Hong Kong IPO will launch in July – South China Morning Post

South China Morning PostXiaomi, the world’s fourth-largest smartphone maker, is putting the finishing touches on a plan to make its US$10 bi...
Microsoft releases new Windows 10 preview with Edge, Narrator, Task Manager, and mobile broadband improvements – VentureBeat

Microsoft releases new Windows 10 preview with Edge, Narrator, Task Manager, and mobile broadband improvements – VentureBeat

VentureBeatMicrosoft today released a new preview for PCs with Edge, Narrator, kernel debugging, Task Manager, and mobile broadband improvem...
Millennials and the smartphone savings revolution – Financial Times

Millennials and the smartphone savings revolution – Financial Times

Financial TimesMillennials are constantly told to spend less and save more. First they came for our avocados; then they said we didn’t need ...
US: Shipping Startup Refutes Claims of Securities Laws Violations by State Regulator – Cointelegraph

US: Shipping Startup Refutes Claims of Securities Laws Violations by State Regulator – Cointelegraph

CointelegraphLogistics and supply chain startup ShipChain has refuted the claim of South Carolina regulators that it ran afoul of state secu...
Acer’s Chromebook Spin 13 tempts professionals to use Chrome OS at work – Ars Technica

Acer’s Chromebook Spin 13 tempts professionals to use Chrome OS at work – Ars Technica

Ars TechnicaAcer has a long history with Chrome OS devices that it continues to propel forward with devices like the Chromebook Tab 10. Chro...
Lenovo continues to struggle as a smartphone maker – Engadget

Lenovo continues to struggle as a smartphone maker – Engadget

EngadgetLenovo has been struggling with its smartphone offering for years. As Bloomberg’s technology columnist Tim Culpan noted in a tweet, ...
Meet the five finalists at Startup Battlefield Europe – TechCrunch

Meet the five finalists at Startup Battlefield Europe – TechCrunch

TechCrunchFifteen companies just got off the stage at TechCrunch’s Startup Battlefield Europe at VivaTech in Paris. The TechCrunch team has ...
SIE CEO John Kodera Was Asked About a Classic Edition of PlayStation – PlayStation LifeStyle

SIE CEO John Kodera Was Asked About a Classic Edition of PlayStation – PlayStation LifeStyle

PlayStation LifeStyleAt the same article where SIE’s CEO Tsuyoshi “John” Kodera stated his plans to wrap up PlayStation Vita’s support by 20...
Announcing the 15 companies competing in Startup Battlefield Europe – TechCrunch

Announcing the 15 companies competing in Startup Battlefield Europe – TechCrunch

TechCrunchTechCrunch scoured all of Europe to find the most innovative and disruptive early-stage startups to launch at TechCrunch Startup B...
OnePlus 6: middleweight smartphone looks very promising – Irish Times

OnePlus 6: middleweight smartphone looks very promising – Irish Times

Irish TimesAre you ready for another Android smartphone? Well, you’re getting one anyway. The OnePlus 6 is the latest device from the Chines...
Fujifilm announces new X-T100 mirrorless camera for $599 – The Verge

Fujifilm announces new X-T100 mirrorless camera for $599 – The Verge

The VergeFujifilm has announced the X-T100, the first model in a new line in the company’s excellent but increasingly overwrought X series o...
Xiaomi Wants to Be More than Just a Smartphone Manufacturer – eMarketer

Xiaomi Wants to Be More than Just a Smartphone Manufacturer – eMarketer

eMarketerXiaomi, sometimes referred to as the Apple of China, is known for its smartphone products. Like Apple, however, Xiaomi wants to be ...
Is Amazon The Right Vehicle To Increase Sales For Your Startup? – Forbes

Is Amazon The Right Vehicle To Increase Sales For Your Startup? – Forbes

ForbesFor startup companies, resources are often tight. And for retail startups, gaining the capital and infrastructure necessary to operate...
Chinese smartphone brand Vivo counts on World Cup to boost its slowing sales – South China Morning Post

Chinese smartphone brand Vivo counts on World Cup to boost its slowing sales – South China Morning Post

South China Morning PostChina’s Vivo, the official smartphone sponsor of the 2018 Fifa World Cup in Russia, is pinning its hopes on the upco...
AirTV aims to make antenna TV easier, more mobile for $120 – CNET

AirTV aims to make antenna TV easier, more mobile for $120 – CNET

CNETIf you’re looking to save money on TV, you’ve probably already considered slapping up an antenna and seeing what comes in. But to do it ...
Why Paris Will Never Become The Capital Of Startup Nation – Forbes

Why Paris Will Never Become The Capital Of Startup Nation – Forbes

ForbesCities around the world are trying to emulate Silicon Valley or Tel Aviv. Indeed, French President Emmanuel Macron is clearly not sati...
HTC announces U12 Plus with pressure-sensitive buttons and sides – The Verge

HTC announces U12 Plus with pressure-sensitive buttons and sides – The Verge

The VergeEven by the sieve-like standards of most smartphone launches, the HTC U12 Plus has suffered an especially leak-riddled buildup to i...
Startup, Imec Shrink SRAM Cells – EE Times

Startup, Imec Shrink SRAM Cells – EE Times

EE TimesA team from Unisantis and Imec is using the startup’s so-called Surrounding Gate Transistor with a 50-nm minimum pillar pitch. The d...
Nintendo starts selling cheaper Switch bundle without dock in Japan – The Verge

Nintendo starts selling cheaper Switch bundle without dock in Japan – The Verge

The VergeNintendo is now selling a cheaper Switch package in Japan that doesn’t include the TV dock. The “Switch 2nd Unit Set” is ostensibly...
Harvard Dropout’s Startup Loses Billions in South Korea Battle – Bloomberg

Harvard Dropout’s Startup Loses Billions in South Korea Battle – Bloomberg

BloombergThe Honest Company’s Christopher Gavigan, Jessica Alba and Bom Kim, CEO of Coupang, pose for media during a press conference. Photo...
PS4 Zombie Game Days Gone Has An Impressive Open World, But Could Use More Original Ideas – GameSpot

PS4 Zombie Game Days Gone Has An Impressive Open World, But Could Use More Original Ideas – GameSpot

GameSpotDays Gone goes out of its way to make it feel like you’re in an oppressive and bleak setting. With many scattered survivors, bandits...
This UK startup thinks it can win the self-driving car race with better machine learning – TechCrunch

This UK startup thinks it can win the self-driving car race with better machine learning – TechCrunch

TechCrunchA new U.K. self-driving car startup founded by Amar Shah and Alex Kendall, two machine learning PhDs from University of Cambridge,...
The Easiest– And Hardest–Ways To Get Trap Kill Eliminations In ‘Fortnite: Battle Royale’ – Forbes

The Easiest– And Hardest–Ways To Get Trap Kill Eliminations In ‘Fortnite: Battle Royale’ – Forbes

ForbesIf you’re like me, you stared down this morning’s challenge list in Fortnite: Battle Royale with horror. We just got done with the fru...
This startup is poised to optimize digital advertising, using blockchain – TNW

This startup is poised to optimize digital advertising, using blockchain – TNW

TNWDespite new messaging tools and increased spending, digital advertising is still rife with challenges. Many startups waste a significant ...
Smartphone Detox: Why It’s Critical To Disconnect In Our Digital World – CBS Miami

Smartphone Detox: Why It’s Critical To Disconnect In Our Digital World – CBS Miami

CBS MiamiMIAMI (CBSMiami) – Are you addicted to your smartphone? Who isn’t! A 2016 poll released by Common Sense Media found that 50-percent...
Sony’s smaller, cheaper Digital Paper tablet reaches the US – Engadget

Sony’s smaller, cheaper Digital Paper tablet reaches the US – Engadget

EngadgetWas your heart aflutter when you heard that Sony was releasing a smaller version of its Digital Paper E Ink tablet? If you live in t...
Crowdfunders Left Hanging By 3D Headphone Startup’s Abrupt Closure – NPR

Crowdfunders Left Hanging By 3D Headphone Startup’s Abrupt Closure – NPR

NPRA California startup that sought revolutionize audio headphones, promising personalized devices that would produce sound “indistinguishab...
National Geographic award winning photographer teaches smartphone photography – WBOY-TV

National Geographic award winning photographer teaches smartphone photography – WBOY-TV

WBOY-TVPRESTON, W.Va. – In most lectures, being on your phone is not typically acceptable. But for one National Geographic photographer, bei...
This Is The End Of Google’s ‘Don’t Be Evil’ Mantra – Tom’s Hardware

This Is The End Of Google’s ‘Don’t Be Evil’ Mantra – Tom’s Hardware

Tom’s HardwareGoogle released an updated code of conduct, which for the first time in almost two decades removed almost all mentions of its ...
Dreams PS4 world-premiere hands-on: Finally, a good 3D take on LittleBigPlanet – Ars Technica

Dreams PS4 world-premiere hands-on: Finally, a good 3D take on LittleBigPlanet – Ars Technica

Ars TechnicaSANTA MONICA, California—Ten years ago, the LittleBigPlanet game series did the seemingly unthinkable for console players: it op...
Boeing-Backed Startup Targets 2022 Debut for Electric Plane – Bloomberg

Boeing-Backed Startup Targets 2022 Debut for Electric Plane – Bloomberg

BloombergBoeing Co.-backed startup Zunum Aero plans to deliver its first hybrid-electric plane in 2022 to JetSuite Inc., setting the stage f...
HMD Global raises $100 million to ‘aggressively’ grow its Nokia smartphone business – VentureBeat

HMD Global raises $100 million to ‘aggressively’ grow its Nokia smartphone business – VentureBeat

VentureBeatTo recap, Nokia itself no longer makes phones — in 2016, the Finnish firm helped establish a new standalone business vehicle call...
Microsoft acquires AI company to make Cortana and bots sound more humans – The Verge

Microsoft acquires AI company to make Cortana and bots sound more humans – The Verge

The VergeMicrosoft is acquiring conversational AI startup Semantic Machines in an effort to make bots and intelligent assistants like Cortan...
Warning To Anyone Considering Doing A Startup For The First Time – Forbes

Warning To Anyone Considering Doing A Startup For The First Time – Forbes

ForbesWhile it’s true that doing a startup is a great way to leapfrog your career, that’s a terrible reason to do it. I’m not one of those i...
Agency says 40% of consumers fail to check contract terms in smartphone ads – The Japan Times

Agency says 40% of consumers fail to check contract terms in smartphone ads – The Japan Times

Agency says 40% of consumers fail to check contract terms in smartphone adsThe Japan TimesSome 40 percent of consumers in Japan have overloo...
2019 Hyundai Veloster first drive review: A superb second act – CNET

2019 Hyundai Veloster first drive review: A superb second act – CNET

CNETThe first-generation Hyundai Veloster was a fun little thing, despite Hyundai not really knowing how to build a properly sporty car at t...
OnePlus 6 review: A big step closer to the perfect smartphone – Engadget

OnePlus 6 review: A big step closer to the perfect smartphone – Engadget

EngadgetPerhaps it is a little ironic, then, that the OnePlus 6 is the latest smartphone to join the notch party. Over time, the notch has s...
Owning a Stake in a Startup Is a Great Path to Riches. But Mainly for Men. – Wall Street Journal (blog)

Owning a Stake in a Startup Is a Great Path to Riches. But Mainly for Men. – Wall Street Journal (blog)

Owning a Stake in a Startup Is a Great Path to Riches. But Mainly for Men.Wall Street Journal (blog)A 2017 study from Funder’s Club that ana...
Holographic smartphone – sneak peek – USA TODAY

Holographic smartphone – sneak peek – USA TODAY

USA TODAYJefferson Graham checks out the Red Hydrogen One holographic smartphone, which shots photos and videos in 4D, at a media event in L...
Weekend poll: Which music streaming services do you use? – Android Police

Weekend poll: Which music streaming services do you use? – Android Police

Android PoliceEarlier this week, Google revealed its latest music streaming service: YouTube Music. Unlike the existing app of the same name...
Lexington graduate wins $25k at Columbus Startup week – Richland Source

Lexington graduate wins $25k at Columbus Startup week – Richland Source

Richland SourceTravis Smith, who now resides in Columbus, won $25,000 late last week for his startup business idea that was first developed ...
Failures teach startup founders invaluable lessons, investor tells Moogfest – WRAL Tech Wire

Failures teach startup founders invaluable lessons, investor tells Moogfest – WRAL Tech Wire

WRAL Tech WireDURHAM – In the startup world, failure is an option, according to Nihal Mehta, founding general partner of New York and San Fr...
All the new Overwatch anniversary event skins have leaked – SlashGear

All the new Overwatch anniversary event skins have leaked – SlashGear

SlashGearBlizzard’s hit game Overwatch is celebrating its second birthday at the end of this month, and that means a new anniversary event b...
This new smartphone feature should be used by every driver – MyFoxZone.com KIDY

This new smartphone feature should be used by every driver – MyFoxZone.com KIDY

MyFoxZone.com KIDYGiving your phone a rest when you’re driving is always a good call, but the tools Apple and Google offer to help you focus...
VCs say these startup metrics don’t really matter – Fast Company

VCs say these startup metrics don’t really matter – Fast Company

Fast CompanyKPIs, TAM, ROI, CAC, NPI: Founders are fond of using acronyms to quantify their startups‘ successes. The only hitch is that not ...
I saw the Red Hydrogen One phone with my own eyes – CNET

I saw the Red Hydrogen One phone with my own eyes – CNET

CNETA Red Hydrogen One phone prototype was shown off Saturday at Red Studios. This one has a cinema camera module attached. Patrick Holland/...
Google Duo can share your Android phone’s screen – Engadget

Google Duo can share your Android phone’s screen – Engadget

EngadgetGoogle Duo has just made it easier to play tech support to friends and family: the video chat app’s latest version comes with the ab...
Hands-on with the RED Hydrogen One, a wildly ambitious smartphone – The Verge

Hands-on with the RED Hydrogen One, a wildly ambitious smartphone – The Verge

The VergeWe just got a look at the upcoming RED Hydrogen One smartphone at an event meant for “RED Pioneers” (read: superfans). It is, witho...
In tents: Campsite startup growing fast – Times Herald-Record

In tents: Campsite startup growing fast – Times Herald-Record

Times Herald-RecordMichael D’Agostino will never forget the impetus behind his decision to create Tentrr.com, a fast-growing website that ha...
Siempo’s new app will break your smartphone addiction – TechCrunch

Siempo’s new app will break your smartphone addiction – TechCrunch

TechCrunch“I struggled with smartphone and social media addiction as a teenager and had been working on a wearable to help people balance th...
Samsung owes Apple $1B — or maybe just $28M. OK, jury, what’ll it be? – CNET

Samsung owes Apple $1B — or maybe just $28M. OK, jury, what’ll it be? – CNET

CNETAt a patent infringement damages trial, Greg Joswiak, Apple’s vice president of product marketing, answers questions from Apple attorney...
Former UK Visa CEO Takes Helm of Crypto Consumer Payment Startup – Cointelegraph

Former UK Visa CEO Takes Helm of Crypto Consumer Payment Startup – Cointelegraph

CointelegraphThe former head of Visa in the UK and Ireland has joined a startup bringing crypto to consumer payments, Business Insider NL re...
HTC announce blockchain-powered smartphone – but why? – Brave New Coin

HTC announce blockchain-powered smartphone – but why? – Brave New Coin

Brave New CoinSpeaking at Consensus 2018, HTC founder Phil Chen revealed the plan for ‘Exodus’, a smartphone that will support “underlying p...
‘Kingdom Hearts III’ hands-on preview – Digital Trends

‘Kingdom Hearts III’ hands-on preview – Digital Trends

Digital TrendsFans have been waiting a long time for Kingdom Hearts III. The game was first announced five years ago and has been the object...
China’s Meitu and the British Museum launch a smartphone for women – South China Morning Post

China’s Meitu and the British Museum launch a smartphone for women – South China Morning Post

South China Morning Post… Meitu has always focused on the idea of ‘beauty’ when producing any of its products. We are not making an ordinary...
MassChallenge CEO on Boston’s Startup Community – Bloomberg

MassChallenge CEO on Boston’s Startup Community – Bloomberg

BloombergMassChallenge CEO John Harthorne discusses the early-stage accelerator programs in Boston. He speaks with Caroline Hyde on “Bloombe...
Why Nokia Is Partnering with a Crypto Startup to Build an IoT Network – CCN

Why Nokia Is Partnering with a Crypto Startup to Build an IoT Network – CCN

CCNNokia is among the companies working with a Swiss cryptocurrency startup called Streamr that tokenizes data collected by internet-connect...
Does Google’s Duplex violate two-party consent laws? – TechCrunch

Does Google’s Duplex violate two-party consent laws? – TechCrunch

TechCrunchGoogle’s Duplex, which calls businesses on your behalf and imitates a real human, ums and ahs included, has sparked a bit of contr...
Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 — how and why Treyarch changed multiplayer combat – VentureBeat

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 — how and why Treyarch changed multiplayer combat – VentureBeat

VentureBeatGame publisher Activision and its development studio Treyarch unveiled Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 on Thursday at an event at an ai...
Apply today for a Startup Alley Exhibitor Package at Disrupt SF ’18 – TechCrunch

Apply today for a Startup Alley Exhibitor Package at Disrupt SF ’18 – TechCrunch

TechCrunchEvery tech founder worth their title knows that investors, customers and media exposure form the life blood of every early-stage s...
Our second round of judges for the TC Startup Battlefield Europe at VivaTech – TechCrunch

Our second round of judges for the TC Startup Battlefield Europe at VivaTech – TechCrunch

TechCrunchTechCrunch Startup Battlefield will be held at VivaTech in Paris on May 24th. We want to find the best early-stage startup from ac...
Plugging In With The First ‘Cold Wallet’ Device For Your Smartphone – Forbes

Plugging In With The First ‘Cold Wallet’ Device For Your Smartphone – Forbes

ForbesIf the blockchain space were to have a theme song, Katy Perry’s “Hot N Cold” song may just be the winner. In the world of ‘hardware wa...
Applied Materials Slides After Softer Q3 Forecasts on Weaker Smartphone Demand – TheStreet.com

Applied Materials Slides After Softer Q3 Forecasts on Weaker Smartphone Demand – TheStreet.com

TheStreet.com“Smartphone sales have been below expectations, particularly for high-end models, and in response, both semiconductor and displ...
Chrome is killing its ‘Secure’ URL label in September – Engadget

Chrome is killing its ‘Secure’ URL label in September – Engadget

EngadgetThe Chrome browser’s upcoming versions will focus on highlighting its negative security indicators, even going as far as sunsetting ...
MysteryVibe: $13 Million Sex Toy Startup Launches First Product For Penises – Forbes

MysteryVibe: $13 Million Sex Toy Startup Launches First Product For Penises – Forbes

ForbesThink sex toys are taboo? Luxury British pleasure brand MysteryVibe is on a mission to change that. Not only is the startup’s debut de...
Startup Aims to Bring Blockchain To 200000 Developers And 1 Bln Gadgets – Cointelegraph

Startup Aims to Bring Blockchain To 200000 Developers And 1 Bln Gadgets – Cointelegraph

CointelegraphA Singapore-based company Egretia is aiming to combine HTML5 – a technology to structure and present content online – with bloc...
Black Ops 4 borrows from Overwatch and Siege to finally modernize Call of Duty – PC Gamer

Black Ops 4 borrows from Overwatch and Siege to finally modernize Call of Duty – PC Gamer

PC GamerSpecialist abilities, manual healing, and UI changes make teamwork and map awareness as valuable as good aim in Black Ops 4. Comment...
Twenty Tips for Startup Success, Part Three: Put the Right Team in Place – Forbes

Twenty Tips for Startup Success, Part Three: Put the Right Team in Place – Forbes

ForbesIn the previous part of my series, I discussed the right kind of leadership for your startup. In this installment, I’m talking about h...
Sharp’s lens unit CEO sees path to defying smartphone slowdown – The Japan Times

Sharp’s lens unit CEO sees path to defying smartphone slowdown – The Japan Times

The Japan TimesThe mobile phone industry may be in a midst of a slump, but a unit of Sharp Corp. is forecasting growth thanks to the race by...
OnePlus 6 Official Wallpapers Now Available: Download – Android Headlines

OnePlus 6 Official Wallpapers Now Available: Download – Android Headlines

Android HeadlinesOnePlus had introduced its new flagship, the OnePlus 6, yesterday, and if you’ve wanted to get your hands on the wallpapers...
Electronics Giant Foxconn Leads $7 Million Series A in Blockchain Identity Startup – CCN

Electronics Giant Foxconn Leads $7 Million Series A in Blockchain Identity Startup – CCN

CCNDigital identity startup Cambridge Blockchain has closed as $7 million Series A round of financing led by Taiwanese manufacturing giant F...
Google announces YouTube Music and YouTube Premium – The Verge

Google announces YouTube Music and YouTube Premium – The Verge

The VergeGoogle is breaking up its premium YouTube Red service into two new offerings: a YouTube Music streaming service, available either f...
Park like a pro – with the help of your smartphone – Sky News

Park like a pro – with the help of your smartphone – Sky News

Sky NewsPark like a pro – with the help of your smartphone. The idea was floated earlier this year and was met with “overwhelming support” f...
Exclusive: WeWork’s WeGrow acquires education startup MissionU – Fast Company

Exclusive: WeWork’s WeGrow acquires education startup MissionU – Fast Company

Fast CompanyThis fall, when $20 billion startup WeWork opens elementary school WeGrow, the 40 inaugural students will start their day with a...
This Xbox controller has clever ways to help disable people play – CNET

This Xbox controller has clever ways to help disable people play – CNET

CNETMike Luckett is a lifelong gamer. He started at the age of 5 nearly three decades ago, joining his older brother who was playing the ori...
Hands-on with the OnePlus 6: An all-glass, notched smartphone for $529 – Ars Technica

Hands-on with the OnePlus 6: An all-glass, notched smartphone for $529 – Ars Technica

Ars TechnicaOnePlus is back with its new flagship smartphone for 2018, the OnePlus 6. OnePlus has big changes in store this year, not all of...
Hulu is giving users much better control over recommendations and watch history – The Verge

Hulu is giving users much better control over recommendations and watch history – The Verge

The VergeHulu is launching a refresh of its mobile app over the next week. The update will give subscribers finer control over the way the s...
Microsoft reportedly working on $400 Surface tablets to compete with the iPad – The Verge

Microsoft reportedly working on $400 Surface tablets to compete with the iPad – The Verge

The VergeMicrosoft is working on a new line of budget Surface tablets to better compete with Apple’s low-cost iPad options, according to a r...
A company that makes the ‘Tesla of toothbrushes’ just acquired a dental plan startup – Business Insider

A company that makes the ‘Tesla of toothbrushes’ just acquired a dental plan startup – Business Insider

Business InsiderQuip, a New York-based startup that makes subscription electric toothbrushes and is known for its ubiquitous subway ads, wan...
HTC is making a blockchain smartphone – TechRadar

HTC is making a blockchain smartphone – TechRadar

TechRadarHTC has leapt on the crypotcurrency bandwagon after revealing plans for a smartphone powered by blockchain. The Android-powered Exo...
HTC’s new phone Exodus will embrace the blockchain – Mashable

HTC’s new phone Exodus will embrace the blockchain – Mashable

MashableThere’s no doubt about it: “Blockchain” is the biggest tech buzzword of today, the equivalent of “web 2.0” at its heyday a decade ag...
YouTube is the most used smartphone app in South Korea – South China Morning Post

YouTube is the most used smartphone app in South Korea – South China Morning Post

South China Morning PostBy Jun Ji-hye. Google’s YouTube has become the most-used smartphone app in Korea, with users here having spent an av...
Roku devices show FBI warning in channel outage – CNET

Roku devices show FBI warning in channel outage – CNET

CNETRoku streaming devices have been hit with a massive outage. Sarah Tew/CNET. Roku streaming players and TVs suffered a service outage Tue...
Apple Wants $1 Billion From Samsung At Smartphone Retrial – NDTV

Apple Wants $1 Billion From Samsung At Smartphone Retrial – NDTV

NDTVWashington: Apple is seeking about $1 billion from Samsung in another go-round stemming from a long-running smartphone patent-infringeme...
Tweetbot 3 for Mac adds a dark mode, timeline filters, and video previews – The Verge

Tweetbot 3 for Mac adds a dark mode, timeline filters, and video previews – The Verge

The VergeTwitter may not care about desktops apps, but third-party developers still do. And today, Tapbots is releasing a new version of the...
Crazy-making: Apple’s reinvention of the smartphone – Macworld

Crazy-making: Apple’s reinvention of the smartphone – Macworld

MacworldWho promulgated that myth? Not Apple. Apple’s always been clear that it reinvented the smartphone, right from the start. (You could ...
Three Steps To Help Your Startup Break Through ‘Death Valley’ – Forbes

Three Steps To Help Your Startup Break Through ‘Death Valley’ – Forbes

ForbesAs a veteran of startups, I have seen many companies thrive to a certain point and then get stuck. Our CEO refers to this as “death va...
Microsoft’s Surface Hub 2 is a Teams-powered giant tablet that creates its own video wall – PCWorld

Microsoft’s Surface Hub 2 is a Teams-powered giant tablet that creates its own video wall – PCWorld

PCWorldMicrosoft plans to ship a next-generation Surface Hub 2 in 2019, boasting a smaller, lighter, more modular design that will encourage...
Meizu 15 Review: Anniversary Phone That Bucks Current Smartphone Trends – Forbes

Meizu 15 Review: Anniversary Phone That Bucks Current Smartphone Trends – Forbes

ForbesIt’s been 15 years since a high school dropout named Jack Wong started an MP3 player company named Meizu, and in the years since the c...
Galaxy S9 Offers Fastest Mobile Internet Speeds Ever: Ookla – Android Headlines

Galaxy S9 Offers Fastest Mobile Internet Speeds Ever: Ookla – Android Headlines

Android HeadlinesThe Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus are the fastest phones ever in terms of supported Internet speeds, according to a ...
Future Bright Or Bleak For Cincinnati’s Startup Market? – WVXU

Future Bright Or Bleak For Cincinnati’s Startup Market? – WVXU

WVXUIt was a good year in 2017 for startups in Ohio. According to VentureOhio, more than $470 million in venture capital was invested statew...
‘Global Blockchain Leader’ At Deloitte Resigns To Join Blockchain-Based Startup – Cointelegraph

‘Global Blockchain Leader’ At Deloitte Resigns To Join Blockchain-Based Startup – Cointelegraph

CointelegraphEric Piscini, former Global Blockchain Leader and Partner at one of the “Big Four” consulting firms, Deloitte, has left the com...
Xbox: Here’s All Your Data That Microsoft May Share With Publishers – GameSpot

Xbox: Here’s All Your Data That Microsoft May Share With Publishers – GameSpot

GameSpotMicrosoft, like Sony before it, is taking steps to be more transparent about the data it collects from Xbox users and in detailing w...
Is a Camera or Smartphone Best for Vacation Pictures – NBC 7 San Diego

Is a Camera or Smartphone Best for Vacation Pictures – NBC 7 San Diego

NBC 7 San DiegoAs good as the camera technology has become in our phones, Consumer Reports says there are still some things a good advanced ...
iPhone SE 2 Rumors Remain Conflicted Over Design and Release Date – Mac Rumors

iPhone SE 2 Rumors Remain Conflicted Over Design and Release Date – Mac Rumors

Mac RumorsiPhone SE 2 rumors are running rampant, but there is little consensus about what to expect should the device be real. The latest w...
Apple Hit With Class Action Lawsuit Over Failing Keyboards – Laptop Mag

Apple Hit With Class Action Lawsuit Over Failing Keyboards – Laptop Mag

Laptop Mag… Keyboards. By Andrew E. Freedman | May 14, 2018 08:48 am. MORE. Apple’s butterfly keyboard, comprised of the ultrathin keys on t...
Xiaomi to setup new department for smartphone cameras – TechNode

Xiaomi to setup new department for smartphone cameras – TechNode

TechNodeA leaked email from Xiaomi CEO, Lei Jun, to staff revealed Xiaomi’s plans to set up a separate department dedicated to bolstering sm...
Israeli Tech’s Identity Crisis: Startup Nation or Scale Up Nation? – Forbes

Israeli Tech’s Identity Crisis: Startup Nation or Scale Up Nation? – Forbes

ForbesRecently, a visitor from abroad told Israelis to stop calling themselves the Startup Nation. “I wouldn’t call Israel the StartUp Natio...
Best time to buy Apple or Samsung phones – Komando

Best time to buy Apple or Samsung phones – Komando

KomandoIf you think about it, we’re in a strange era to be smartphone users. Not that long ago mobile providers would give you a free smartp...
Xiaomi Redmi S2 for $156 is an Amazing Selfie Smartphone to Buy – Techfinancials.co.za (blog)

Xiaomi Redmi S2 for $156 is an Amazing Selfie Smartphone to Buy – Techfinancials.co.za (blog)

Techfinancials.co.za (blog)You want a smartphone with a great front camera? You also want a smartphone that will enable you to take better s...
Final Fantasy VII Remake Release Date Confirmed, But Fans Won’t Like It – Tech Times

Final Fantasy VII Remake Release Date Confirmed, But Fans Won’t Like It – Tech Times

Tech TimesThe Final Fantasy VII Remake release date, or at least the game’s launch window, has finally been confirmed by producer Yoshinori ...
Motorola working on a foldable smartphone, files a patent for the … – Gadgets Now

Motorola working on a foldable smartphone, files a patent for the … – Gadgets Now

Gadgets NowIt looks foldable devices could be the next trend in the smartphone industry. Motorola is the latest company to have got its pate...
Southeast Asia-based mobile listings startup Carousell raises $85M – TechCrunch

Southeast Asia-based mobile listings startup Carousell raises $85M – TechCrunch

TechCrunch“It’s been six years since I made my partners very angry when I decided to do a startup, so it’s great to again get the validation...
Could a Stranger Hijack Your Smart Home? – Vanity Fair

Could a Stranger Hijack Your Smart Home? – Vanity Fair

Vanity FairIn a funny way, there was something almost quaint about the news this week that Amazon is doubling down on its smart-home endeavo...
Startup Spotlight: Mom starts education company with sons to spark next-generation of entrepreneurs – GeekWire

Startup Spotlight: Mom starts education company with sons to spark next-generation of entrepreneurs – GeekWire

GeekWireSoojung and her 17-year-old son Douglas are co-CEO of KuriousMinds, a Bellevue-based education startup. Her 12-year-old Jonathan wor...
China’s panel makers take big bite of $40bn smartphone display market – Nikkei Asian Review

China’s panel makers take big bite of $40bn smartphone display market – Nikkei Asian Review

Nikkei Asian ReviewTOKYO — In the past two years, eight plants have been set up in China to produce smartphone panels. Five more are schedul...
Startup uses AI to help customers streamline their supply chains – Crain’s Detroit Business

Startup uses AI to help customers streamline their supply chains – Crain’s Detroit Business

Crain’s Detroit BusinessLaunching his second startup has been a lot less stressful than the first, said Dilip Dubey, the founder and CEO of ...
Tokyo: Man used woman’s stolen smartphone to upload masturbation pics – The Tokyo Reporter (blog)

Tokyo: Man used woman’s stolen smartphone to upload masturbation pics – The Tokyo Reporter (blog)

The Tokyo Reporter (blog)In August, 2016, Yoji Yamashita, a temporary worker living in Chiba Prefecture, stole the smartphone from the bag o...
The Nürburgring 24 Hours Will End In A 911 Versus AMG GT3 Deathmatch – Jalopnik

The Nürburgring 24 Hours Will End In A 911 Versus AMG GT3 Deathmatch – Jalopnik

JalopnikRain came last night to the Nürburgring 24 Hours and barely let up all morning. It’s been extremely slippery out there, which gave u...
Subaru’s first PHEV is the 2019 Crosstrek Hybrid – Engadget

Subaru’s first PHEV is the 2019 Crosstrek Hybrid – Engadget

EngadgetYou’re probably more likely to associate Subaru with high-powered rally cars than any kind of eco-friendly transportation, but the a...
Expert tips before launching startup company – Jakarta Post

Expert tips before launching startup company – Jakarta Post

Jakarta PostLaunching a startup company begins with a drive to solve an existing problem, a group of experts said. During a recent discussio...
OnePlus 6 Significant Camera Upgrade Revealed – Forbes

OnePlus 6 Significant Camera Upgrade Revealed – Forbes

ForbesAs the excitement builds for next week’s launch of the OnePlus 6, the company has been teasing the capabilities of the new phone’s dua...
This Fortnite ‘Big City’ Map Design Makes Us Want It – Comicbook.com

This Fortnite ‘Big City’ Map Design Makes Us Want It – Comicbook.com

Comicbook.comThere’s no denying that season 4 of Fortnite brought with it tons of new aspects to the game for players to enjoy, including th...
Not every startup has a cool origin story — and that’s okay – TNW

Not every startup has a cool origin story — and that’s okay – TNW

TNWWe all know the fantasy brand story. Two friends in a garage dare to dream and create a product that changes the world forever — a legend...
How Google’s ‘Material Theming’ will change your Android experience – Engadget

How Google’s ‘Material Theming’ will change your Android experience – Engadget

EngadgetThis week, Google announced a new set of tools called Material Theming that helps developers implement the Material theme across app...
How to mine cryptocurrencies on your Android smartphone – TechRadar

How to mine cryptocurrencies on your Android smartphone – TechRadar

TechRadarWhile certain cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin can now only be mined profitably using specialist equipment, others like Monero can ...
Microsoft launches free Surface Pro 4 replacement program because it can’t fix flickering screens – BetaNews

Microsoft launches free Surface Pro 4 replacement program because it can’t fix flickering screens – BetaNews

BetaNewsIf you have a Surface Pro 4, you might be one of the unlucky tablet owners to suffer from a flickering screen — a problem predictabl...
Dealmaster: TCL’s new Roku TVs are here, so the old one is down to $500 today – Ars Technica

Dealmaster: TCL’s new Roku TVs are here, so the old one is down to $500 today – Ars Technica

Ars TechnicaTCL has announced a one-day sale that marks its P605 Roku TV down to $500 at Best Buy. The Chinese tech firm says the deal will ...
Startup World Cup: Competition decides best of 28 startups from around the globe – The Mercury News

Startup World Cup: Competition decides best of 28 startups from around the globe – The Mercury News

The Mercury NewsSAN FRANCISCO — From South Africa, Finland, Indonesia and more, 28 startups from 27 countries congregated in San Francisco i...
TechDayNY Draws Crowds Of Startup Growth Seekers But Few Investors For Pitches – Forbes

TechDayNY Draws Crowds Of Startup Growth Seekers But Few Investors For Pitches – Forbes

ForbesIt was a long trek from the east side of Manhattan to the Hudson River piers to take in TechDayNY, but the walk was worth it. TechDayN...
Telefonica, Blockchain Startup Team Up to Secure Smartphone Apps – CoinDesk

Telefonica, Blockchain Startup Team Up to Secure Smartphone Apps – CoinDesk

CoinDeskSpanish telecoms giant Telefonica has partnered with security technology startup Rivetz to develop smartphone security solutions for...
Google wants you to use its products less so it doesn’t end up like Facebook – Quartz

Google wants you to use its products less so it doesn’t end up like Facebook – Quartz

QuartzGoogle’s technology is about to disappear. Liberated by artificial intelligence, the company’s technology is fading into the backgroun...
Google’s AI advances are equal parts worry and wonder – Engadget

Google’s AI advances are equal parts worry and wonder – Engadget

EngadgetI laughed along with most of the audience at I/O 2018 when, in response to a restaurant rep asking it to hold on, Google Assistant s...
Asus to launch a ROG gaming smartphone in June – GSMArena.com

Asus to launch a ROG gaming smartphone in June – GSMArena.com

GSMArena.comA gaming smartphone from Asus under their ROG (Republic of Gamers) brand? Sure! After Razer announced its gaming-centric smartph...
Galaxy Note 9 Appears On Geekbench With SD845, 6GB Of RAM – Android Headlines

Galaxy Note 9 Appears On Geekbench With SD845, 6GB Of RAM – Android Headlines

Android HeadlinesThe alleged Samsung Galaxy Note 9 has just surfaced on Geekbench, following yesterday’s leak which showed off the phone’s d...
How to curb smartphone addiction – CHOICE

How to curb smartphone addiction – CHOICE

CHOICELead researcher Dr Sharon Horwood says using a smartphone becomes unhealthy when it impacts your daily functioning, making it harder t...
Cruise Agency Dreamlines Raises $55 Million: Travel Startup Funding This Week – Skift

Cruise Agency Dreamlines Raises $55 Million: Travel Startup Funding This Week – Skift

SkiftBut increasing demand from consumers to not have to rely on traditional travel agents may be forcing the operators to create an online ...
A New Era of Smartphone Operation – Slate Magazine

A New Era of Smartphone Operation – Slate Magazine

Slate MagazineButtons have long been a mainstay of our smartphone experience. Then, in September, Apple introduced a suite of new navigation...
Verizon quietly starts new lower priced carrier Visible; unlimited talk, text and data is $40 a month – Phone Arena

Verizon quietly starts new lower priced carrier Visible; unlimited talk, text and data is $40 a month – Phone Arena

Phone ArenaUnder the radar, Verizon earlier this year created a carrier called Visible. The service costs $40 a month for unlimited talk, te...
The Nintendo Switch Is Kinda Addressing One Of Its Biggest Hardware Problems – Forbes

The Nintendo Switch Is Kinda Addressing One Of Its Biggest Hardware Problems – Forbes

ForbesTake a quick glance at any marketing for the Nintendo Switch, and you’ll notice that the thing can arrange itself into three distinct ...
The Top 7 Ways The New Tax Law Could Affect Your Startup – Forbes

The Top 7 Ways The New Tax Law Could Affect Your Startup – Forbes

ForbesOverall, we believe that the changes will benefit new businesses by lowering tax rates, accelerating the depreciation of equipment and...
God Of War Update 1.20 Adds New Photo Mode And Option To Increase Text Size – Tech Times

God Of War Update 1.20 Adds New Photo Mode And Option To Increase Text Size – Tech Times

Tech TimesGod of War’s PlayStation 4 patch 1.20 is now live, bringing a host of minor UI tweaks and the awaited Photo Mode. God Of War Updat...
Lights out: how to block your smartphone screen’s blue glow – Evening Standard

Lights out: how to block your smartphone screen’s blue glow – Evening Standard

Evening StandardBlue, it turns out, is cold comfort. In fact, the blue light emitted by your screens could have long-term ramifications for ...
Google’s version of robocalls has small businesses skeptical – 9News.com KUSA

Google’s version of robocalls has small businesses skeptical – 9News.com KUSA

9News.com KUSAJanell Goplen automatically hangs up the phone when she receives automated calls to her Clearwater restaurant in Newport, Oreg...
Our first round of judges for the TC Startup Battlefield Europe at VivaTech – TechCrunch

Our first round of judges for the TC Startup Battlefield Europe at VivaTech – TechCrunch

TechCrunchTechCrunch Startup Battlefield is headed to VivaTech in Paris on May 24th to find and feature the best early-stage startup across ...
Link found between self-control and smartphone use – Irish Times

Link found between self-control and smartphone use – Irish Times

Irish TimesDo you compulsively check your smartphone even in situations where your attention should be elsewhere, eg during meetings or (ill...
How Google Is Changing the Way We Plan Dinners, Consume News – eWeek

How Google Is Changing the Way We Plan Dinners, Consume News – eWeek

eWeekMOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. — Google made its usual series of interesting and semi-interesting product and update announcements onstage May 8...
Tiny Smartphone Component Has Lifted This Stock 840% – Bloomberg

Tiny Smartphone Component Has Lifted This Stock 840% – Bloomberg

BloombergA Taiwanese manufacturer of components used in everything from smartphones to computers has turned into the world’s hottest stock a...
Marketing firm switches on 100watt startup business accelerator – Winston-Salem Journal

Marketing firm switches on 100watt startup business accelerator – Winston-Salem Journal

Marketing firm switches on 100watt startup business acceleratorWinston-Salem JournalA Winston-Salem marketing firm, The Variable, is venturi...
Apple Axes Apps Sharing Location Data With Third Parties – PCMag

Apple Axes Apps Sharing Location Data With Third Parties – PCMag

PCMagIf your iOS app is sending location data to third parties, you better make sure you’re playing by Apple’s rules and getting users’ expl...
How Google is fighting smartphone addiction with its next Android update – CNBC

How Google is fighting smartphone addiction with its next Android update – CNBC

CNBCGoogle’s next version of Android has new tools that will help users fight their smartphone addiction. During its developer conference on...
BlackRock Backs a Startup to Find Out What Young Investors Want – Wall Street Journal

BlackRock Backs a Startup to Find Out What Young Investors Want – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalAcorns CEO Noah Kerner said in an interview that the capital infusion will help the startup expand more aggressively than...
Is Amazon’s Alexa encouraging kids to be bossy and rude? This software update might help. – Chicago Tribune

Is Amazon’s Alexa encouraging kids to be bossy and rude? This software update might help. – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneAmazon has launched a new Magic Word update to encourage young Alexa users to say please. Amazon has launched a new Magic Wor...
The US-China tech war has forced a Chinese smartphone maker to halt production – Quartz

The US-China tech war has forced a Chinese smartphone maker to halt production – Quartz

QuartzLast month, Washington dealt a major casualty in the standoff with Beijing over technology when the US commerce department ordered Ame...
Ex-Receptos CTO co-founds SD startup Escient, launching with $40M Series A – Endpoints News

Ex-Receptos CTO co-founds SD startup Escient, launching with $40M Series A – Endpoints News

Ex-Receptos CTO co-founds SD startup Escient, launching with $40M Series AEndpoints NewsTogether, the three of them co-founded Escient Pharm...
A New Camera Will Be The Focus Of HTC’s New U12 Plus Smartphone, But That’s Not Enough – Forbes

A New Camera Will Be The Focus Of HTC’s New U12 Plus Smartphone, But That’s Not Enough – Forbes

ForbesHTC is still in the smartphone game. Its handset sales hit a 13-year low in February, the latest financial loss in a string that also ...
Canada Steals Crypto Startup From the US With Less Stringent Laws – Bitcoinist

Canada Steals Crypto Startup From the US With Less Stringent Laws – Bitcoinist

BitcoinistGiven the fact that the startup is involved in the crypto market, statutory compliance is of utmost priority. The last thing the f...
Apple’s iOS Will Reportedly Soon Have a Feature That Locks Down USB Data Access After a Week – Gizmodo

Apple’s iOS Will Reportedly Soon Have a Feature That Locks Down USB Data Access After a Week – Gizmodo

GizmodoApple’s latest move in its ongoing war of words with the FBI, National Security Agency, and other intelligence and law enforcement ag...
A stealthy Harvard startup wants to reverse aging in dogs, and humans could be next – MIT Technology Review

A stealthy Harvard startup wants to reverse aging in dogs, and humans could be next – MIT Technology Review

MIT Technology ReviewThe world’s most influential synthetic biologist is behind a new company that plans to rejuvenate dogs using gene thera...
Job hunting service Glassdoor sold to Japan’s Recruit for $1.2 billion – TechCrunch

Job hunting service Glassdoor sold to Japan’s Recruit for $1.2 billion – TechCrunch

TechCrunchU.S. job hunting service Glassdoor, which is best known for providing insight into company working cultures, has been acquired for...
Pillars Of Eternity II: The First 50 Hours – Kotaku

Pillars Of Eternity II: The First 50 Hours – Kotaku

KotakuPillars of Eternity II is aptly named. Fifty hours in, I feel like I’ve only just gotten started. Minor spoilers for Pillars of Eterni...
Silicon Valley self-driving startup Drive.ai to test ride-hailing service – The Mercury News

Silicon Valley self-driving startup Drive.ai to test ride-hailing service – The Mercury News

The Mercury NewsSilicon Valley startup Drive.ai plans to roll out a small network of self-driving cars this summer that can be hailed using ...
Your Smartphone Choice Could Determine If You’ll Get a Loan – WIRED

Your Smartphone Choice Could Determine If You’ll Get a Loan – WIRED

WIREDEvery time you visit a website, you leave behind a trail of information, including seemingly innocuous data, like whether you use an An...
The best feature of Netgear’s new Cable Orbi mesh system: It pays for itself – BGR

The best feature of Netgear’s new Cable Orbi mesh system: It pays for itself – BGR

BGRThe brand new Cable Orbi from Netgear might seem like it has a price tag that starts at $299.99, but it’s actually free. You can also pur...
Smartphone Firm Xiaomi Has Reportedly Trimmed the Valuation for Its Massive IPO. Here’s Why – Fortune

Smartphone Firm Xiaomi Has Reportedly Trimmed the Valuation for Its Massive IPO. Here’s Why – Fortune

FortuneXiaomi, whose upcoming initial public offering may be the largest in four years, has reportedly dialed down the hype around its worth...
This Startup Wants to Be AirBnb for Gene Sequencers – WIRED

This Startup Wants to Be AirBnb for Gene Sequencers – WIRED

WIREDWith just a few months to turn around the new analyses, the researchers didn’t have time to get on a waiting list for one of the Einste...
iPhone XI Plus could fit a 6.5-inch screen in an iPhone 8 Plus-sized body – TechRadar

iPhone XI Plus could fit a 6.5-inch screen in an iPhone 8 Plus-sized body – TechRadar

TechRadarThe iPhone 8 Plus has just a 5.5-inch screen, yet according to a new report the rumored iPhone XI Plus could pack a 6.5-inch screen...
This $60 Android Go Smartphone Is A Lot More Capable Than You Might Expect – Forbes

This $60 Android Go Smartphone Is A Lot More Capable Than You Might Expect – Forbes

ForbesFlagship smartphones are getting more and more expensive. Apple, as usual, started this with the $1,000 iPhone X. Samsung followed wit...
Memory boost: How chipmakers are weathering slowing smartphone sales – Reuters

Memory boost: How chipmakers are weathering slowing smartphone sales – Reuters

ReutersSamsung last month forecast strong sales for “high-density” chips that have more processing power and bigger storage capacity – deman...
Should Google bring back Google Play edition smartphones? – PhoneDog

Should Google bring back Google Play edition smartphones? – PhoneDog

PhoneDogSo I went and picked up a Google Pixel 2 XL, thinking it would be the perfect replacement for the iPhone X. That didn’t turn out to ...
New ‘Your Phone’ feature in Windows 10 further links your smartphone and PC – Windows Central

New ‘Your Phone’ feature in Windows 10 further links your smartphone and PC – Windows Central

Windows CentralThis week we’re introducing a set of features and updates across a variety of devices and platforms and a better blending bet...
This New Startup Will Use CRISPR as a Search Engine to Hunt Down Diseases – Singularity Hub

This New Startup Will Use CRISPR as a Search Engine to Hunt Down Diseases – Singularity Hub

Singularity HubBy now, you’ve heard of CRISPR—the bacterial self-defense mechanism that can be used to modify the genome. From “biohackers” ...
As Kubernetes grows, a startup ecosystem develops in its wake – TechCrunch

As Kubernetes grows, a startup ecosystem develops in its wake – TechCrunch

TechCrunchThe beauty of open source is that when it works, you build a base platform and an economic ecosystem follows in its wake. That’s b...
Xiaomi takes aim at Europe’s smartphone markets – TechCrunch

Xiaomi takes aim at Europe’s smartphone markets – TechCrunch

TechCrunchIt has seen success in India, where it is ranked as the top-selling smartphone brand, but it remains heavily dependent on sales in...
Apple performing in-store iPhone X replacements for troublesome Face ID issues – AppleInsider

Apple performing in-store iPhone X replacements for troublesome Face ID issues – AppleInsider

AppleInsiderApple — and authorized third-party repair technicians — can now issue a replacement iPhone X if necessary for people coping with...
4 VCs Share How To Change Their Minds About Funding Your Startup – Fast Company

4 VCs Share How To Change Their Minds About Funding Your Startup – Fast Company

Fast Company“I thought it would take them at least six months to put all these pieces together.” So should your fortunes improve quickly, do...
Nintendo Labo Variety Kit review: Is new cardboard Switch game really worth the price? – Express.co.uk

Nintendo Labo Variety Kit review: Is new cardboard Switch game really worth the price? – Express.co.uk

Express.co.ukNINTENDO Labo’s UK release date is here on Switch, but is a box of cardboard worth the £60 asking price? By Liam Martin. PUBLIS...
This Smartphone Mount Features Face Tracking and 360º Recording Abilities – Interesting Engineering

This Smartphone Mount Features Face Tracking and 360º Recording Abilities – Interesting Engineering

Interesting EngineeringDesigned for anyone who wants to capture that perfect video or selfie in any environment, the Picbot Face Tracking Au...
Ford turns to start-up teams to develop new businesses – The Detroit News

Ford turns to start-up teams to develop new businesses – The Detroit News

The Detroit NewsFord Motor Co. is tapping into the company’s entrepreneurial roots to look at new ways it can expand into moving people and ...
Zenfone Max Pro M1 vs Redmi Note 5 Pro: Which smartphone is worth your money? – Business Today

Zenfone Max Pro M1 vs Redmi Note 5 Pro: Which smartphone is worth your money? – Business Today

Business TodayThings have not been this exciting in the mid-range smartphone segment for quite some time now. We finally have someone challe...
Amazon Hardware On Sale, Just In Time For Mother’s Day: Grab Discounts For Echo, Kindle, And Fire Devices – Tech Times

Amazon Hardware On Sale, Just In Time For Mother’s Day: Grab Discounts For Echo, Kindle, And Fire Devices – Tech Times

Tech TimesAmazon is offering discounts on a variety of Echo, Kindle, and Fire devices, just in time for husbands and sons who are looking fo...
How to ‘Drop In’ on an Echo, Echo Show, or Echo Dot – Digital Trends

How to ‘Drop In’ on an Echo, Echo Show, or Echo Dot – Digital Trends

Digital TrendsLast year, Amazon released the touchscreen-equipped Echo Show, which allowed users to make voice calls through their Echo devi...
Apple Celebrates 20th Anniversary of Steve Jobs Unveiling the iMac – Mac Rumors

Apple Celebrates 20th Anniversary of Steve Jobs Unveiling the iMac – Mac Rumors

Mac RumorsToday marks the 20th anniversary of the late Steve Jobs introducing the iMac, in what has become a defining moment in Apple’s stor...
Custom settings make smartphones easy, accessible to older users – Times of Oman

Custom settings make smartphones easy, accessible to older users – Times of Oman

Times of OmanToday’s smartphones include a variety of powerful accessibility features that make them incredibly user-friendly. On an iPhone,...
IOTA [MIOTA] and Porsche – joint project for Startup Autobahn – AMBCrypto

IOTA [MIOTA] and Porsche – joint project for Startup Autobahn – AMBCrypto

AMBCryptoAccording to the latest update from IOTA’s Twitter handle, IOTA and Porsche Digital Labs have collaborated to work together on the ...
Here’s how you can take better photos with your smartphone – CNBC

Here’s how you can take better photos with your smartphone – CNBC

CNBCYou don’t need an expensive digital camera to take great photos — the smartphone in your pocket is better than you think. There’s a lot ...
Fortnite is the biggest game on the planet right now because it’s a living, breathing world – The Verge

Fortnite is the biggest game on the planet right now because it’s a living, breathing world – The Verge

The VergeWhen Epic Games revealed the big surprise of Fortnite’s fourth season earlier this week, fans could both see it coming and retain t...
LG’s latest smartphone designed to be a brighter, smarter device – The Star Online

LG’s latest smartphone designed to be a brighter, smarter device – The Star Online

The Star OnlineLG revealed its latest smartphone, the G7, an addition to the ThinQ family, with functions that promise brighter photography ...
Fortnite’s Replay Royale Film Contest Winners Announced – Twinfinite

Fortnite’s Replay Royale Film Contest Winners Announced – Twinfinite

TwinfiniteFortnite developer Epic Games announced the winners for its Replay Royale contest, where Fortnite: Battle Royale players could sub...
Manhattan biotech startup opens new headquarters – The Topeka Capital-Journal

Manhattan biotech startup opens new headquarters – The Topeka Capital-Journal

The Topeka Capital-JournalA start-up company has opened its world headquarters in Manhattan, strengthening the community’s commitment to gro...
Chinese smartphone shipments continue to fall, decline 34% from last quarter – Phone Arena

Chinese smartphone shipments continue to fall, decline 34% from last quarter – Phone Arena

Phone ArenaLast week, we told you that global smartphone shipments dropped 2.9% in the first quarter led by a decline in Chinese smartphone ...
PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG) gets another Xbox test this weekend – Windows Central

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG) gets another Xbox test this weekend – Windows Central

Windows CentralRecently, Microsoft revealed that PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG) on Xbox One would get the long-awaited “Miramar” map i...
The formula behind San Francisco’s startup success – TechCrunch

The formula behind San Francisco’s startup success – TechCrunch

TechCrunchWhy has San Francisco’s startup scene generated so many hugely valuable companies over the past decade? That’s the question we ask...
This Smartphone Mount Uses Facial Tracking Technology – Daily Beast

This Smartphone Mount Uses Facial Tracking Technology – Daily Beast

Daily BeastIf you find the tripod or selfie stick severely lacking when it comes to giving you a variety of creative options for taking phot...
Gboard custom GIF creation finally comes to Android – SlashGear

Gboard custom GIF creation finally comes to Android – SlashGear

SlashGearGboard, the third-party keyboard from Google, has been a popular tool on both Android and iOS for some time now. Interestingly, one...
Military members’ service honored through startup money, Segway chairs – WTOP

Military members’ service honored through startup money, Segway chairs – WTOP

Military members’ service honored through startup money, Segway chairsWTOPMilitary members’ service honored through startup money, Segway ch...
TP-Link’s latest smartphone reviewed: entry-level Neffos N1 is well designed and punches above its weight – South China Morning Post

TP-Link’s latest smartphone reviewed: entry-level Neffos N1 is well designed and punches above its weight – South China Morning Post

South China Morning PostTP-Link’s latest smartphone reviewed: entry-level Neffos N1 is well designed and punches above its weight. Network s...
Eight things to expect at Google I/O 2018 – The Verge

Eight things to expect at Google I/O 2018 – The Verge

The VergeFor a company as big and sprawling as Google, an annual developer conference can feel overwhelming. And, frankly, it is. Google off...
Google will reportedly revamp News with video and speed tweaks – Engadget

Google will reportedly revamp News with video and speed tweaks – Engadget

EngadgetGoogle News is getting a major refresh, pulling in features from YouTube and the Play Newsstand magazine app to modernize the produc...
Addicted to your smartphone? Technology is trying to help – Fox News

Addicted to your smartphone? Technology is trying to help – Fox News

Fox News“The designers of technology explicitly made their devices/services/software addictive because that is a great business model,” Kay ...
After Yesterday’s Overwatch Update, Being A Hanzo Main Isn’t So Bad – Kotaku

After Yesterday’s Overwatch Update, Being A Hanzo Main Isn’t So Bad – Kotaku

KotakuSometimes, Overwatch force-feeds its players unwanted changes, like giving its robot turret Bastion an overpowered self-healing arm or...
Startup brings together Silicon Valley, car industry – KYMA

Startup brings together Silicon Valley, car industry – KYMA

KYMAWASHINGTON (CNNMoney) – Aurora, a startup developing software for self-driving cars, had barely launched when it found its place among t...
Huge leak reveals Samsung’s launch roadmap for the Galaxy S10 and the foldable Galaxy X – BGR

Huge leak reveals Samsung’s launch roadmap for the Galaxy S10 and the foldable Galaxy X – BGR

BGRIt’s barely May and Galaxy S10 rumors are already piling in, which is unusual for the handset. We should see more Galaxy Note 9 rumors at...
Former Goldman Sachs Executive Director Joins Crypto Startup as CEO – Cointelegraph

Former Goldman Sachs Executive Director Joins Crypto Startup as CEO – Cointelegraph

CointelegraphPriyanka Lilaramani, former Goldman Sachs Executive Director, has recently joined HOLD, a Maltese crypto startup, as a new CEO,...
How India’s smartphone mania fuelled Xiaomi’s spectacular rise – Quartz

How India’s smartphone mania fuelled Xiaomi’s spectacular rise – Quartz

QuartzXiaomi is bringing the biggest public listing the world has seen in four years, and the Chinese phone-maker has India to thank for it ...
Change Your Twitter Password Now — And Add Two-Factor Authentication While You’re At It – Forbes

Change Your Twitter Password Now — And Add Two-Factor Authentication While You’re At It – Forbes

ForbesTwitter made a significant security announcement on Thursday evening (ironically on National Password Day – it was yesterday in case i...
Qualcomm’s Smartphone Chipset JV Gets the Nod in China – Wall Street Journal

Qualcomm’s Smartphone Chipset JV Gets the Nod in China – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalIt would compete with companies producing processors for low-cost smartphones, including China’s Spreadtrum Communication...
Microsoft releases new Windows 10 preview with snipping, Sets, Fluent, security, and gaming improvements – VentureBeat

Microsoft releases new Windows 10 preview with snipping, Sets, Fluent, security, and gaming improvements – VentureBeat

VentureBeatMicrosoft today released a new Windows 10 preview for PCs with snipping, Sets, Fluent Design, security, Focus assist while gaming...
Google starts blocking annoying autoplay videos in Chrome – The Verge

Google starts blocking annoying autoplay videos in Chrome – The Verge

The VergeGoogle started rolling out a new version of Chrome last month that further addresses autoplay videos. The latest update, version 66...
Anheuser-Busch orders hundreds of hydrogen trucks from zero-emission startup Nikola – The Verge

Anheuser-Busch orders hundreds of hydrogen trucks from zero-emission startup Nikola – The Verge

The VergeHydrogen-powered semi truck startup Nikola Motor Company announced today that Anheuser-Busch, the maker of Budweiser beer, has plac...
The new G7 smartphone has LG’s ‘ThinQ’ technology — here’s what the feature actually does – Business Insider

The new G7 smartphone has LG’s ‘ThinQ’ technology — here’s what the feature actually does – Business Insider

Business InsiderLG announced the G7 “ThinQ” smartphone on Wednesday, and it’s not immediately obvious what the “ThinQ” part means. Anyone wh...
Google Assistant hits 5000 smart home partners, adds Dish, Logitech – CNET

Google Assistant hits 5000 smart home partners, adds Dish, Logitech – CNET

CNETYour Google smart speakers can now control a whole lot of smart home devices. Chris Monroe/CNET. With Google’s developer conference righ...
Wedding startup Zola just received a lavish gift: $100 million in fresh funding – TechCrunch

Wedding startup Zola just received a lavish gift: $100 million in fresh funding – TechCrunch

TechCrunchZola, a fast-growing company that invites newly engaged couples to register their guests, shop from 600 different brands, and crea...

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