Apple is replacing busted fourth-gen iPads with the newer, faster Air 2

Your replacement tablet may be two years newer and faster than your old one. Enlarge / The iPad Air 2 (left) next to the iPad Air (right). (credit: Andrew Cunningham) If you take your fourth-generation iPad into Apple for a repair, the compan.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaApr 17th, 2017

Crunch Report | Elon Musk’s Tunnel Vision Gets Rendered

Elon Musk shows off a video about his tunnel boring company, The Boring Company, a self-driving Apple test vehicle is spotted in the wild and Cloudera and Carvana each price their IPO at $15; one does well, the other not so much. All this on Crunch R.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News9 hr. 40 min. ago

Apple, Tesla Ask California To Change Its Proposed Policies On Self-Driving Car Testing

Tesla and Apple have asked the state of California to change its proposed policies on self-driving cars to allow companies to test vehicles without traditional steering wheels and controls or human back-up drivers, among other things. Reuters reports.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News13 hr. 56 min. ago

MIT built a robot that can 3D print an entire building in about 14 hours

Researchers at MIT developed a new robotic system capable of 3D printing the basic structure of an entire building. It could make construction faster, cheaper, and far more adaptable. The post MIT built a robot that can 3D print an entire building in.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News14 hr. 32 min. ago

Apple is already taking advantage of its self-driving permit with a Lexus test

California's Department of Motor Vehicles decided to grant Apple an autonomous vehicle testing permit, allowing the company to use California's public highways in testing self-driving technology. The post Apple is already taking advantage of its self.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News14 hr. 32 min. ago

Faster Networks Push Interface Development

Rambus' memory and interface portfolio, including its recently launched 56G SerDes PHY, is being guided by long-reach backplane requirements for 400 GB Ethernet applications, as well as 5G wireless networks.....»»

Category: hardwareSource:  eetimesRelated News15 hr. 32 min. ago

Qualcomm: Apple"s Real iPhone Competitor

Qualcomm: Apple"s Real iPhone Competitor.....»»

Category: hardwareSource:  eetimesRelated News16 hr. 12 min. ago

Don’t expect OnePlus to act like all the other phone companies, because it won’t

OnePlus doesn't work like Samsung, LG, or Apple; and although it launched the OnePlus 3T soon after the OnePlus 3, that doesn't mean it'll follow a similar release pattern in the future. The post Don’t expect OnePlus to act like all the other phone.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News16 hr. 12 min. ago

Apple offers feedback on California’s proposed driverless testing rule changes

 Apple has offered feedback to the California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) concerning its proposed new rule changes regarding autonomous vehicle testing on state roads. The formal feedback provided by Apple is relatively short and to the p.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News17 hr. 4 min. ago

Macworld’s May Digital Edition: iPad Review

Every day, Macworld brings you the essential daily news and other info about all things Apple. But staying on top of that torrent of information can be a constant challenge. One solution: the Macworld magazine.In the May issue In the May issue, we.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated News17 hr. 48 min. ago

The Awair Glow is a nightlight that senses – and reacts to – bad air

 There are plenty of air quality sensors out there but so far the Awair Glow is the only sensor I’ve found that can do something about nastiness in your environment. The Glow is a small plugin nightlight that connects to an iOS or Android.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News18 hr. 4 min. ago

Watch how Elon Musk’s Boring Company tunnels will move cars faster

 Just what does Elon Musk’s Boring Company want to accomplish? This might be our clearest picture yet – a video shown during Musk’s TEDTalk from Friday morning, which includes a rendering of a future underground transit network.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News18 hr. 4 min. ago

Apple, automakers suggest changes to California"s self-driving car testing policies

Apple asked California to make changes in its proposed self-driving car policies, the latest sign the company is pursuing driverless car technology. Automakers also suggested changes......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News18 hr. 4 min. ago

Apple Stops Royalties to Q’comm

Qualcomm reduced its quarterly revenue forecast by $500 million, charging that Apple has stopped paying it royalties on mobile devices such as iPhones......»»

Category: hardwareSource:  eetimesRelated News18 hr. 12 min. ago

Thicker or thinner: HP Spectre x360 15 vs. 15-inch MacBook Pro

Apple and HP both recently redesigned their most popular machines, but how do they compare in terms of power and functionality? Here, we breakdown the biggest differences between the two devices, from their configurations to their price points. The p.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News18 hr. 12 min. ago

Legal war with Apple hits Qualcomm"s revenue projections

The legal fight between Apple and Qualcomm on licensing modem technology is turning uglier every day.Apple has filed lawsuits against Qualcomm in countries like the U.S., U.K., China and Japan, accusing the chipmaker of using its dominant market p.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated News19 hr. 20 min. ago

Qualcomm issues profit warning as Apple legal battle intensifies

Qualcomm said Apple has decided to withhold royalty payments to contract manufacturers until the legal dispute between the two companies is resolved......»»

Category: blogSource:  betweenthelinesRelated News19 hr. 40 min. ago

Qualcomm Says Apple To Stop Paying Royalties

Apple has decided to withhold royalty payments to its contract manufacturers that are owed to Qualcomm, until a legal dispute between the companies is resolved, the chipmaker said on Friday. From a report: Qualcomm, the largest maker of chips used in.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News20 hr. 4 min. ago

The economics of energy generation are changing; more metrics favor solar, wind

The EIA tries to account for the cost of energy and the cost of replacing energy. A solar thermal plant in the US. (credit: SolarReserve) It’s not always a simple task to compare the value of electricity generation resources. Coal, nat.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News20 hr. 48 min. ago

Apple stops paying royalties to Qualcomm

 It’s no secret, Apple and Qualcomm have been fighting relentlessly for a few months over royalty payments. Apple told Qualcomm that it would stop paying the disputed licensing fees. Qualcomm confirmed the agressive move and said that its.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News21 hr. 12 min. ago’s Rox lets app developers deploy new features safely – just like the big guys do, a company that had developed technology that allowed mobile app developers to update their apps without having to go through the App Store approval process, is now entering a new business after Apple cracked down on apps using its s.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News21 hr. 12 min. ago