Qualcomm's new 2Gbps LTE modem is an important step toward 5G

We'll be sure to check it out for ourselves then to see if these theoretical speeds bear out in the real world. The X24 functions using 7x carrier aggregation , connecting seven different 20MHz slices of radio spectrum. Also, besides smartphones... More..

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HTC President Chailin Chang resigns
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

HTC President Chailin Chang resigns

Chialin Chang joined the company as CFO back in April 2012. As noted by HTC Investors, the company's President of Smartphones and Connected devices , Chang Chialin, has resigned . As for the smartphone mar...More..

Falcon Heavy Tesla Carries Science Fiction Books
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Falcon Heavy Tesla Carries Science Fiction Books

SpaceX now has two landing pods, technically called autonomous spaceport drone ship (ASDS), one in the Pacific Ocean and one in the Atlantic. According to the SpaceX founder , the new ship will join its sib...More..

THQ Nordic Acquires Deep Silver Owner Koch Media In $150 Million Deal
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

THQ Nordic Acquires Deep Silver Owner Koch Media In $150 Million Deal

THQ Nordic has announced plans to purchase the publishing operation and internal studios connected to Koch Media (the parent company of Deep Silver) for $150 million. THQ Nordic said it will "closely monitor ...More..

High-performance Mercedes-AMG G63 revealed
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

High-performance Mercedes-AMG G63 revealed

If you spec the digital display, you benefit from a 12.3-inch screen that can be configured with three different designs, and it allows for your choice of information via the new steering wheel's touch-sensit...More..

Google Has a Solution for Faster Mobile Content: AMP
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Google Has a Solution for Faster Mobile Content: AMP

The Washington Post's homepage loads in less than two seconds , in part because of Google's AMP project ( WSJ ) which strips away unnecessary code so that essential information can appear more quickly....More..

Chrome's Ad Blocker Is Here: How It Works
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Chrome's Ad Blocker Is Here: How It Works

Chrome is using the Better Ads Standards from the Coalition for Better Ads , an industry group dedicated to improving the experience of the ads on the web. Put another way, in an ideal world, Chrome's ad bl...More..

Unilever threatens to withdraw ads from online platforms
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Unilever threatens to withdraw ads from online platforms

The annual event is attended by major advertisers, media groups and technology companies and has become a platform for big advertisers to publicly push for change. Officials at Facebook and Google in Europe wer...More..

U.S. mulling to privatise International Space Station
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

U.S. mulling to privatise International Space Station

The US has already spent almost $100 billion on building and operating the ISS , which has some members of government a little uneasy about claims of selling it off to the highest bidder. READ NEXT: What woul...More..

Winter Olympics network outages blamed on unexplained cyberhack
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

Winter Olympics network outages blamed on unexplained cyberhack

It is one we are dealing with. Jin also got to experience the Olympics as a spectator, watching South Korean short track speed skater Lim Hyo-jun win gold in the men's 1,500 meters on Saturday at Gangneung Ic...More..

New Horizons probe captures images at record distance from Earth
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

New Horizons probe captures images at record distance from Earth

At a distance of 3.79 billion miles from Earth, New Horizons recorded a picture of a star cluster this past December. The image is the furthest photo away from Earth ever taken from outer-space. NASA said t...More..

South Korea's Inbee Park honored with role in Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

South Korea's Inbee Park honored with role in Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony

A day after a gala opening ceremony highlighted rapprochement with the two Koreas marching into the stadium together behind a blue and white unification flag, the joint women's ice-hockey team backed by Nor...More..

by | Monday, February 12, 2018

NASA Is Planning To Privatize International Space Station

The plan to privatize the station is likely to run into a wall of opposition, especially since the United States has spent almost $100 billion to build and operate it. "The ISS is built for science and human ex...More..

Kim Jong Un Invites South Korea's President To North Korea
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

Kim Jong Un Invites South Korea's President To North Korea

South Koreans angry at North Korea's perceived "hijacking" of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics have sarcastically dubbed it the "Pyongyang Games", but it seems many really are struggling to differentiate be...More..

US President signs major budget bill
by | Sunday, February 11, 2018

US President signs major budget bill

After signing the bill, Trump on Friday defended the extra spending on Twitter: "Without more Republicans in Congress, we were forced to increase spending on things we do not like or want in order to finally, a...More..

WhatsApp UPI payment feature: How to get it right now
by | Sunday, February 11, 2018

WhatsApp UPI payment feature: How to get it right now

The official launch of the feature is likely to boost digital payments in India, considering WhatsApp's popularity, but will also intensify competition for digital wallets. WhatsApp has been working on a di...More..

US IT headed towards Canada
by | Saturday, February 10, 2018

US IT headed towards Canada

Trudeau's stop in San Francisco highlighted the already strong ties between Canada and California, particularly in research, academia and technology. Jerry Brown and Lt. Neither Mr. Trudeau, nor any members o...More..

World's first passenger drone makes maiden flight in China
by | Saturday, February 10, 2018

World's first passenger drone makes maiden flight in China

The drone can cruise at an altitude of 500 meters and fly at a maximum speed of 100 kilometers per hour for 25 minutes. The Ehang 184 now has an operating range of 10 miles or 16 kilometres which equates to a...More..

by | Saturday, February 10, 2018

Stock Showing Surging Activity: Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)

The institutional investor held 1.10M shares of the prepackaged software company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $81.89M, down from 1.13M at the end of the previous reported quarter. Putnam Invests Ltd Liabilit...More..

VLC update adds Chromecast and HDR support
by | Saturday, February 10, 2018

VLC update adds Chromecast and HDR support

VideoLAN is also laying the groundwork for a forthcoming VR version with 3.0 offering support for 360-degree video and 3D audio. The app is now better suited for modern displays and content, packing in things l...More..

Nintendo has Some
by | Saturday, February 10, 2018

Nintendo has Some "Appealing Ideas" for Switch Online

Nintendo Switch now has a huge library of exciting first- and third-party titles to keep gamers hooked. An incredible new Nintendo Switch deal is available from Tesco. Meanwhile, Nintendo has added 13 new g...More..

VP Pence arrives in Alaska for brief visit
by | Saturday, February 10, 2018

VP Pence arrives in Alaska for brief visit

North Korea is sending its nominal head of state, Kim Yong Nam — the highest-level visitor to the South from the North in recent memory. Pence is leading the US delegation to the Olympic Opening Ceremonies...More..

Tesla Model 3 delay gives buyers tax credit concern
by | Saturday, February 10, 2018

Tesla Model 3 delay gives buyers tax credit concern

Of course, the mission for Falcon Heavy wasn't to promote a vehicle, but including a Roadster with Starman, and streaming the view from space certainly helped the Tesla brand. February 7 the Embassy of Ukra...More..

Giddy Musk Celebrates SpaceX's Triumphant Falcon Heavy Launch
by | Saturday, February 10, 2018

Giddy Musk Celebrates SpaceX's Triumphant Falcon Heavy Launch

The Falcon Heavy , made by Elon Musk's company Space-X, is created to carry payloads of up to 64 tonnes into orbit and beyond. (Among analysts who cover Tesla , the current highest price target is $500.) He...More..

Named biggest threat for vehicle Elon musk in space
by | Saturday, February 10, 2018

Named biggest threat for vehicle Elon musk in space

That means, according to the delivery-time notice from Tesla that McCaffrey posted on Twitter , that while reservation holders for the long-range vehicle have delivery scheduled for March to May, those who...More..

Kim Jong Un invites SKorea pres for talks
by | Saturday, February 10, 2018

Kim Jong Un invites SKorea pres for talks

He also demanded South Korea remove statues of comfort women that have been installed in several countries in addition to South Korea, including the United States, Australia and Germany, Kyodo news agency rep...More..

by | Saturday, February 10, 2018

As Microsoft Corp (MSFT) Stock Rose, Thrivent Financial For Lutherans Upped Position

Par Capital Management Inc who had been investing in Ehealth Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $297.21M market cap company. However, the stock is trading at -4.93% versus recent highs ($96....More..

by | Saturday, February 10, 2018

"Text From Browser" Feature Could Be Coming To Android

You head to the official website on any browser as it is created to support all major browsers on launch and scan the QR code in order to gain access. But the adoption of the service will depend on the mobile c...More..

After Falcon Heavy, What's Next For SpaceX?
by | Saturday, February 10, 2018

After Falcon Heavy, What's Next For SpaceX?

Tesla reported adjusted loss per share of $3.04 in Q4, up from $2.92 for Q3, but lower than The Wall Street Journal analyst consensus of $3.11 and the $3.12 per-share loss expected by Thomson Reuters. By the...More..

Apple HomePod vs Google Home Max: Which Smart Speaker is Better?
by | Saturday, February 10, 2018

Apple HomePod vs Google Home Max: Which Smart Speaker is Better?

That's why the HomePod can not be configured with anything other than an iOS device. The HomePod version of Siri reportedly cannot read out calendar entries or add new ones-something that the iPhone version o...More..

What will happen to Elon Musk's Tesla Roadster in space?
by | Saturday, February 10, 2018

What will happen to Elon Musk's Tesla Roadster in space?

During Tesla's fourth quarter earnings call Wednesday , Musk said he is "cautiously optimistic" the company will be profitable sometime this year. Starman and his Roadster ended up taking their unprecede...More..

NASA Exhibits the Most Distant Images Taken by a Spaceship
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

NASA Exhibits the Most Distant Images Taken by a Spaceship

Hence, the images captured by it became the farthest images taken from earth by a spacecraft. The craft took an image at a record-breaking 6.12 billion kilometres, or 40.9 astronomical units, away from Eart...More..

Monster Hunter World Now Fastest Capcom Game to Ship 6 Million Units
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Monster Hunter World Now Fastest Capcom Game to Ship 6 Million Units

As for the Squad problems on PS4, Capcom says it's addressed the issue where Squad features would be rendered inaccessible and players would be told, "Failed to retrieve squad information. Capcom has sent out i...More..

Rayquaza and More Gen 3 Pokemon Fly into Pokemon GO Tomorrow
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Rayquaza and More Gen 3 Pokemon Fly into Pokemon GO Tomorrow

Hot on the heels of another major legendary being leaked, Rayquaza, the mascot of Pokémon Emerald , is making its way to Pokémon Go in the next update to the mobile game. That's not the end, either. Traine...More..

Amazon to take on FedEx, UPS?
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Amazon to take on FedEx, UPS?

Cobblestone Capital Advisors Llc increased its stake in Markel Corp (MKL) by 5.18% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Institutional investors own 76.23% of the company's stock. LLC purch...More..