Dota 2 Just Had Its 3 Billionth Game

A whopping 3 billion game lobbies for the wildly popular free-to-play MOBA have now been created. Dota 2 just hit a major milestone, as a whopping 3 billion game lobbies for Valve's free-to-play MOBA have now been created. According to Dota 2.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignFeb 16th, 2017

Foxconn, Sharp to invest in micro LED R&D

Sharp disclosed it will invest US$7 million to take a 31.82% stake in eLux, a US-based start-up business engaged in R&D of micro LED technology and its application to displays. Sharp's majority shareholder, Foxconn Electronics, said its subsidiary Cy.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News53 min. ago

Weltrend to see revenues expand by double-digit rate in 2017

IC design house Weltrend Semiconductor is expected to see its revenues grow by a double-digit rate in 2017 from NT$2.048 billion (US$67.96 million) recorded in 2016, according to a Chinese-language Commercial Times report......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News53 min. ago

Hefei Chang Xin keeps low profile but DRAM ambition remains unchanged

Hefei Chang Xin's ambition to grow its DRAM business has seen some progress though the China-based firm has now chosen to keep a low profile. The company has been quietly renamed to Rui-li (transliterated from Chinese) Integrated Circuit, and has ask.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News53 min. ago

Full-blown versions of Windows 10 are soon heading to the new Surface Laptop

Yusuf Mehdi, corporate vice president of Windows and Devices, said Microsoft will sell its Surface Laptop with full-blown versions of Windows 10. The company is also in the planning stages to sell the Surface Book with Windows 10 S. The post Full-blo.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 32 min. ago

Why climb Mount Everest when you can run it? Spanish mountaineer sets record

Spanish endurance athlete and mountaineer Kilian Jornet has set a new speed record on Mount Everest by going from Base Camp to the summit -- without using bottled oxygen, Sherpa support, or fixed ropes -- in just 26 hours. The post Why climb Mount Ev.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 32 min. ago

Panasonic Launches Toughbook CF-54 In Three Variants

Panasonic Launches its new version of Toughbook CF-54 notebook in the semi-rugged market. It comes with a Intel Core i5 - 7300U vPro processor under the hood with flexible configuration and port areas. The notebook features a 14 inch display that com.....»»

Category: topSource:  techtreeRelated News3 hr. 16 min. ago

New Surface Pro Unveiled By Microsoft

Microsoft has recently unveiled its new Surface Pro via an official blog post, and mentioned that the device is available for pre-ordering now, starting from today. The blog post has also included a couple of render images of the new and upgraded Sur.....»»

Category: topSource:  techtreeRelated News3 hr. 16 min. ago

Article: What Other Markets Can Learn from India"s Emerging Fintech Sector

India’s radical move to eliminate large-denomination currency from its financial system has driven changes in the ways consumers pay for purchases, and now may have a ripple effect of increasing the portion of the population that uses financial.....»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerRelated News4 hr. 16 min. ago

Article: Amazon Expands OTT Channel Subscriptions to UK, Germany

Amazon has made its next move in the ongoing fight for SVOD users, letting Prime Video subscribers in the UK and Germany add individual TV channels to their service for additional monthly fees......»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerRelated News4 hr. 16 min. ago

Audio Technica offers up a new, all-digital spin on wireless Bluetooth headphones

With a host of wireless Bluetooth headphones available, Audio-Technica wants to show us something new with its new Pure Digital Drive headphones, featuring an all-digital signal path and hi-res chops. The post Audio Technica offers up a new, all-digi.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News7 hr. 52 min. ago

When AI Botches Your Medical Diagnosis, Who"s To Blame?

Robert Hart has posed an interested question in his report on Quartz: When artificial intelligence botches your medical diagnosis, who's to blame? Do you blame the AI, designer or organization? It's just one of many questions popping up and starting.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News8 hr. 0 min. ago

The Ambi Climate 2 will turn your old AC unit into a smarter version of itself

Ambi Climate has plenty of smarts to go around, now that it's introduced its second model, the Ambi Climate 2. Described as an AI-enhanced air conditioning tool, this smart home device monitors more than just your home's temperature. The post The Amb.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News8 hr. 8 min. ago

Republicans Want To Leave You Voicemail -- Without Ever Ringing Your Cellphone

bricko quotes a report from Recode: The GOP's leading campaign and fundraising arm, the Republican National Committee, has quietly thrown its support behind a proposal at the Federal Communications Commission that would pave the way for marketers to.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News8 hr. 16 min. ago

Microsoft Announces The New Surface Pro: Refined with Kaby Lake

This morning in Shanghai, China, Microsoft announced the latest generation of their Surface Pro tablet. The numbering system is gone, and it’s back to just Surface Pro, but the latest generation is a long way from the original Surface Pro that.....»»

Category: topSource:  anandtechRelated News8 hr. 16 min. ago

Is Nationalism Working Its Way into Security Product Decision Making?

This IDC Market Note examines the impact that rising geopolitical tensions could have in making IT purchasing decisions. While enterprise purchasing decisions generally don't factor in the vendor's or product's provenance, it's entirely feasible that.....»»

Category: hardwareSource:  idcRelated News8 hr. 32 min. ago

Open19 Launches Open Hardware Project Targeting Edge Computing

miller60 writes: The Open19 Foundation launched today, positioning its open hardware designs as a platform for edge computing, and an alternative to the Open Compute Project and hyperscale designs. The Open19 designs were created by the data center t.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News9 hr. 0 min. ago

Uber Plans Millions In Back Pay After Shorting NYC Drivers

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Bloomberg: Uber Technologies Inc. said it underpaid its New York City drivers by improperly calculating the company's share of passenger fares, and will pay out an average of $900 per driver in restitution, co.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News9 hr. 16 min. ago

Google Following Your Offline Credit Card Spending To Tell Advertisers If Their Ads Work

One of the new tools Google has announced for its advertisers today promises to tie your offline credit card data together with all your online viewing to tell advertisers exactly what's working as they try to target you and your wallet. Consumerist.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News9 hr. 16 min. ago

Google will track your shopping trips to prove its ads work

First, Google followed you to the store using location data, much like Foursquare. Then its launched its Express shopping service. Now, it will track billions of credit and debit card transactions in an even bigger effort to prove its online.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News9 hr. 52 min. ago

Just A Baby app matches hopeful parents

A new dating app lets people search for sperm and egg donors, surrogate mothers and lovers......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated News10 hr. 16 min. ago