Digitimes Research: China vendors to ship 152 million smartphones globally in 2Q17

China-based vendors will together ship 151.8 million smartphones globally during the second quarter of 2017, increasing 13.0% on quarter but decreasing 2.7% on year and taking up 46.7% of the global total, according to Digitimes Research......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesMay 19th, 2017

Ford Recalls 1.3 Million F-Series Pickups to Fix Faulty Door Latches

Ford has issued a recall for approximately 1.3 million pickup trucks because frozen latches may keep the door from opening or closing properly. The Problem: Frozen door latches, as well as bent or kinked actuation cables, may cause the door not to o.....»»

Category: autoSource:  motortrendRelated News1 hr. 43 min. ago

Trump"s NOAA nominee may have a China problem

President Donald Trump's nominee to lead the nation's oceans and atmosphere agency is already facing political headwinds.  While environmental groups and some senators have expressed skepticism about the nomination of Barry Lee Myers, the CEO of.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 44 min. ago

One of New York City’s Most Significant Early Skyscrapers to Undergo $50 Million Renovation

One of New York City’s original skyscrapers and the former largest office building in the world, the Equitable Building, is set to receive a $50 million renovation and restoration that will bring the historic structure up to 21st century s.....»»

Category: infraSource:  archdailyRelated News2 hr. 27 min. ago

Here’s how much the average Amazon Prime member spends on the site in a year

As Amazon Prime membership continues to grow, the site itself is reaping the benefits. On Wednesday, Consumer Intelligence Research Partners (CIRP) released the results of a study which show that 90 million US consumers are now Prime members. On aver.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated News2 hr. 27 min. ago

Samsung teams up with Google to bring ARCore to Galaxy devices

Today, Samsung and Google announced a partnership to bring ARCore to Galaxy smartphones. This is a huge step in ARCore being a viable competitor to Apple's ARKit......»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated News2 hr. 27 min. ago

Google Pixel 2 Problems: 5 Things to Know

Google Pixel 2 Problems: 5 Things to Know is a post by Cory Gunther from Gotta Be Mobile. The Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL are two excellent smartphones but they aren’t perfect. With the release date here and millions of phones shipping to use.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated News2 hr. 28 min. ago

Google Play apps with as many as 2.6m downloads added devices to botnet

Your periodic reminder: Google is chronically unable to detect untrustworthy apps. Enlarge (credit: portal gda) Google has booted eight Android apps from its Play marketplace, even though the apps have been downloaded as many as 2.6 million ti.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News2 hr. 28 min. ago

Tech startup Wattpad raises $40-million from Chinese internet giant Tencent

Financing values company at $400-million.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News3 hr. 12 min. ago

Possible approach discovered for treating Multiple Sclerosis

Around 2.5 million people are affected by the autoimmune disease Multiple Sclerosis (MS), the most common central nervous system disease among young adults. There are around 12,500 MS sufferers in Austria and 400 new cases every year. There is curren.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News3 hr. 19 min. ago

Clever new LED lighting system thwarts unwanted smartphone photography

Want to stop people snapping photos with their smartphones? This smart LED system disrupts camera sensors by producing a flickering pattern which ruins pictures, but is invisible to the human eye. The post Clever new LED lighting system thwarts unwan.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News3 hr. 20 min. ago

#MeToo: Tech and Entertainment Rocked by Scandal

If you think sexual harassment is everywhere, the #MeToo campaign is confirmation. The hashtag has been tweeted half a million times in the past 24 hours, a Twitter spokeswoman said Monday. It was started Sunday by actress Alyssa Milano, who encourag.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated News3 hr. 52 min. ago

GM Donates $5 Million To The Henry Ford Museum Complex

GM will sponsor rotating exhibits and the museum renamed a flexible gallery space "The Gallery by General Motors.".....»»

Category: autoSource:  gmauthorityRelated News4 hr. 19 min. ago

China Vehicle Sales, August 2017

China vehicle sales by vehicle type and company for August 2017. read more.....»»

Category: autoSource:  wardsautoRelated News4 hr. 19 min. ago

China Vehicle Production, August 2017

China vehicle production by vehicle type and manufacturer for August 2017. read more.....»»

Category: autoSource:  wardsautoRelated News4 hr. 19 min. ago

Cocaine use during adolescence is even more harmful than during adulthood

Scientists found that addicts who began using cocaine before and after the age of 18 showed differences in sustained attention and working memory, among other brain functions. The research, made under controlled drug abstinence condition, measured co.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News4 hr. 19 min. ago

Baidu wants to launch a self-driving bus in China next year

Baidu, China's search giant, is planning to release a fully self-driving bus in China next year, said CEO Robin Li in an interview at Wall Street Journal's D.Live conference. The bus will run on a designated route and Baidu is work.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News4 hr. 19 min. ago

Verizon, FCC settle E-Rate investigation for $17M

Verizon has agreed to pay $17 million to settle an FCC investigation in New York over possible violations of competitive bidding rules for the E-Rate program that subsidizes telecom services to local school districts......»»

Category: networkSource:  fiercetelecomRelated News4 hr. 27 min. ago

What Is a Vehicle Trim Level?

If you’re a typical car buyer, you’ve probably spent a generous amount of time deciding what model you want to buy, and in your research, you’ve come come across information on “trims” for that vehicle—whatever that me.....»»

Category: autoSource:  thenewswheelRelated News4 hr. 27 min. ago

Monument Valley 2 finally lands on Android next month

The original Monument Valley was one of those mobile games that stands out in a sea of free-to-play cash grabs. It was a game that showed us just how great smartphones and tablets can be as a gaming platform, so it’s no surprise that it managed.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News4 hr. 27 min. ago

The original Pixel is just $499 on Amazon now that the $749 Pixel 2 is here

Google’s hot new Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL are fantastic smartphones featuring the latest and greatest technology available right now. They’re also insanely expensive. If you want a Pixel 2 with a usable amount of internal storage, you&rsquo.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated News4 hr. 27 min. ago