Article: Tablet Shipments in India Fell 3.1% in 2016

The decline partly reflects the growing popularity of larger smartphones, but India’s demonetization efforts also had an effect......»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerMar 15th, 2017

Google releases Chrome OS 57 to stable channel, adds features for tablet mode

Chrome OS hasn't been the most tablet-friendly operating system, but the latest stable version, Chrome OS 57, introduces a couple of features that will make the growing number of touchscreen devices more attractive. The post Google releases Chrome OS.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News2 hr. 4 min. ago

2016 Election: Where are they now?

The 2016 election felt like it lasted an entire lifetime. It also feels like it's been an entire lifetime since it ended.  It has truly felt like years since we were able to wake up and not worry if our president had started a nuclear war via Tw.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 20 min. ago

Indiana"s Inmates Could Soon Have Access To Tablets

An anonymous reader quotes a report from ABC57 News in South Bend, Indiana: Indiana is looking to help offenders who are behind bars. Soon, each inmate in the Hoosier state could have their own tablet. The Indiana Department of Correction says the ta.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News3 hr. 48 min. ago

Uber may be rethinking its strategy to lease cars to drivers in India

Global ride-hailing firm Uber Technologies is rethinking its car leasing strategy in India, its second-biggest market, as drivers have returned dozens of leased cars early after the company cut incentives, people familiar with the matter told Reuters.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related News15 hr. 12 min. ago

Internet Privacy in U.S. Could Be Overturned

A bill has been passed by the U.S. Senate that would undo privacy rules protecting users' data from being sold without their consent. The United States Senate approved a resolution on Thursday to repeal privacy rules passed in October 2016 that.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News15 hr. 20 min. ago

3 Rivers Just Became Legal "Persons"

New Zealand's Whanganui River and the Ganga and Yamuna Rivers in India have been given the right to "sue" over issues like pollution. The challenge now is to ensure these legal rights are enforced......»»

Category: scienceSource:  livescienceRelated News15 hr. 20 min. ago

This app is absolutely exploding right now and it"s all because of Snapchat

Quick: if you had to pick one app that had the-best-year-ever in 2016 what would you pick? Pokémon Go? Super Mario Run? Instagram?  How about Bitmoji? That's right, the Snapchat-owned app for making customizable emoji is, by at least one me.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News15 hr. 20 min. ago

New iPad 9.7 deals: where to pre-order Apple"s new tablet

Finding you the best prices for Apple's new iPad 9.7-inch model We've been waiting for some time for a new iPad, and Apple surprised us all a few days ago by announcing just that. So, if you're looking for somewhere to pre-order your.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News15 hr. 20 min. ago

Western Europe Large-Format Printer Forecast, 2017–2021

This IDC study provides LFP data collected directly from vendors, which forms the basis for this study's 2016 market sizing and 2017–2021 forecast. Western Europe comprises Germany, France, the U.K., Italy, the Netherlands, Belgium, Sweden, Denmark.....»»

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

European Healthcare Providers" Progress in Digital Transformation: IDC Vertical Markets Survey, 2016

This IDC Survey analyzes a portion of the 2016 IDC European Vertical Markets Survey for the Western European healthcare sector. This presentation analyzes healthcare providers' digital transformation trends and the related business expectations and I.....»»

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

Seven months after Rio Olympics, Zika continues to plague babies in urban slums

The near-paranoia related to Zika leading up to the 2016 Rio Games could have been avoided by heeding the lessons of previous epidemics, argues a new study......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News16 hr. 20 min. ago

The Nougat-powered Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 is now available in Canada for $799

Samsung’s Android Nougat-powered Galaxy Tab S3 is now available in Canada, aiming to outperform competitors in entertainment and gaming performance. The $799.99 CAD premium tablet Galaxy Tab S3 features quad speakers using AKG Harman technology.....»»

Category: topSource:  mobilesyrupRelated News16 hr. 20 min. ago

In pictures: Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

The Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 is coming to Canada today, March 24th. This tablet is a follow-up to the Tab S2 from 2016 and was originally unveiled during Mobile World Congress in Barcelona in February. The Tab S3 comes with an S Pen and sports a 9.7-inc.....»»

Category: topSource:  mobilesyrupRelated News16 hr. 20 min. ago

IDC Survey Spotlight: Who are the Preferred Partners for European Software Implementation and Integration Services?

This IDC Survey Spotlight focuses on the preferred partners of European organizations in software implementation and integration services, as highlighted in IDC's 2016 European Software Survey involving 908 respondents.Channel partners form a substan.....»»

Category: softwareSource:  idcRelated News16 hr. 20 min. ago

How Noisy Is Your Neighborhood? Now There"s A Map For That

An anonymous reader share an NPR article: There's no denying it: Los Angeles isn't exactly gentle on the ears. That's one lesson, at least, from a comprehensive noise map created by the U.S. Bureau of Transportation Statistics. On the interactive U.S.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News19 hr. 4 min. ago

The Week in iOS Apps: Learn to play a musical instrument with Chordana Play

Name that tune!Image by Rob Schultz/MacworldThis week’s roundup includes two apps that help you learn to play keyboard and guitar. Got a song in your heart? Read on!Chordana PlayImage by ChordanaTo read this article in full or to leave a comment, p.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated News19 hr. 48 min. ago

India and New Zealand Were Wrong to Recognize Rivers as Persons

Courts in New Zealand and India have granted legal personhood status to three rivers. The strange status is meant to protect the waters from pollution, but the measure could lead to unintended consequences, while undermining efforts to grant personh.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated News21 hr. 4 min. ago

Americans" Shift To The Suburbs Sped Up Last Year

Jed Kolko, writing for FiveThirtyEight: The suburbanization of America marches on. Population growth in big cities slowed for the fifth-straight year in 2016, according to new census data, while population growth accelerated in the more sprawling cou.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMar 24th, 2017

First Look: New Apple iPad, red iPhone and iWatch gear

The least-Apple tablet update everImage by AppleLess sleek and thin? More hardware bang for your buck? The price actually dropped?! Who are you, and what have you done with Apple? The inscrutable gadget company also announced the availability of red.....»»

Category: telecomSource:  cwRelated NewsMar 24th, 2017

GameStop expects the Switch to be hard to find through 2017

CEO predicts "Wii-like" sales potential amid instant sell-outs of new shipments. (credit: JeepersMedia) The successful launch of the Nintendo Switch earlier this month is already creating retail shortages and steep markups on the secondary mar.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMar 24th, 2017