Foxconn to deepen cooperation with Czech-based KKCG, says paper

Foxconn Electronics and Czech-based KKCG will deepen their cooperation by jointly establishing a EUR100 million (US$107.5 million) IT-focused investment fund, according to a Chinese-language Economic Daily News (END) report......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesMar 20th, 2017

‘Fear Effect Reinvented,’ a remake of PlayStation cult classic, due in 2018

Fear Effect Reinvented, a remake of the cult-classic PlayStation title, is currently in development at Sushee. The independent studio is also working on a turn-based strategy game within the franchise. Both games will launch in 2018. The post ‘.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News2 hr. 14 min. ago

Atari sues Nestle, says Kit Kat video game ad violates Breakout copyright

Candy ad plays off Breakout, “an icon of early Silicon Valley ingenuity.” Enlarge (credit: 2AM films / Nestle) Atari claims that a commercial for Nestle's Kit Kat candy bars violates the copyright and trademark rights of Breakout, Atari'.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News2 hr. 30 min. ago

In-memory database provider Redis Labs raises $44M

 Redis Labs, a database company that specializes in in-memory databases, said today it has raised $44 million in a funding round led by Goldman Sachs. Redis Labs is like other typical open-source based database companies, where it offers the tec.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News3 hr. 6 min. ago

Rincon Backs LiftIgniter

Santa Barbara-based venture investor Rincon Venture Partners is one of the backers in a funding round for LiftIgniter, a developer of machine learning software used for personalization. The funding was led by Storm Ventures, and also included Rincon.....»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated News3 hr. 22 min. ago

Microsoft Sets Dynamics Marketing Expiration Date for May 2018

Last October, Microsoft told its Dynamics 365 and CRM ecosystem it would stop offering new customer contracts for Microsoft Dynamics Marketing (MDM) in November 2016. On Aug. 18, 2017, the Redmond, Wash.-based vendor took this a step further and an.....»»

Category: itSource:  cmswireRelated News3 hr. 38 min. ago

BioShock 10th Anniversary Collector"s Edition Revealed

The anniversary edition includes a limited edition, 11.9" statue based on BioShock's original box art. To commemorate its 10th anniversary, 2K has announced a new collector's edition of BioShock for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Available Novembe.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News5 hr. 22 min. ago

Markforged announces two 3D printers that produce items as strong as steel

 Markforged, a 3D printer manufacturer based in Boston, has just announced two new models – the X3 and the X5. Both of these printers are designed to create carbon-fiber infused objects using a standard filament printing system and both ca.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  crunchgearRelated News5 hr. 22 min. ago

Driverless Cars Need a Lot More Than Software, Ford CTO Says

In an interview, Ken Washington, Ford's Chief Technical Officer, shared company's views on how autonomy will change car design. From an article: The biggest influence will be how the cars are bought, sold and used: "You would design those vehicles di.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News5 hr. 22 min. ago

Peanut, an app aimed to help connect like-minded moms, launches on Android

Peanut -- an app similar to Tinder -- connects like-minded moms based on similar interests, encouraging them to create friendships both in person and online. Originally only available for iOS, the app has officially launched on Android. The post Pean.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News5 hr. 50 min. ago

SBA Head Sees Businesses Held Back by Lack of Loans, Workers

Six months into her tenure as head of the Small Business Administration, Linda McMahon sees a split among small business owners -- they are increasingly optimistic, she says, but many are held back by their inability to get loans or find the right wo.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated News6 hr. 6 min. ago

A 2-in-1 that can game? Acer’s Nitro 5 Spin gets a boost from 8th Gen Intel Core

Acer said that its upcoming Nitro 5 Spin 2-in-1 for PC gamers will be based on Intel's 8th gen Core processors. It builds upon the Nitro 5 foundation by using a special hinge enabling four different modes. The post A 2-in-1 that can game? Acer’.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News9 hr. 6 min. ago

Younger consumers use two or more apps for streaming music, mobile messaging, says Nielsen

 Millennials’ reputation for a lack of brand loyalty extends to digital services, according to a new report out from Nielsen this morning. The measurement firm’s latest study looks into how the generation consisting of 18 to 34-year-.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News9 hr. 14 min. ago

Numecent Names New Chairman

Irvine-based Numecent, the developer of cloud virtualization and application delivery software, said today that it has added Bernard Harguindeguy to its board as Chairman. Harguindeguy previously served as Chairman, President, and CEO of Atlantis Com.....»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated News9 hr. 22 min. ago

Report: Sonos Planning New Voice Enabled Speakers

Santa Barbara-based Sonos is getting set to roll out new voice enabled speakers, according to a report today, based on changes to the company's privacy policy. The Verge uncovered changes to the Sonos privacy policy which infers that new Sonos speake.....»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated News9 hr. 22 min. ago

8th Gen Intel Core news: Mobile quad-cores confirmed, desktop rumors stay strong

Now that Intel has revealed its four old-is-new 8th Gen CPUs for laptops, here's all the remaining 8th Gen Intel Core news you can sip. We cover desktop CPUs, their speeds, and new features based on Intel's Coffee Lake design. The post 8th Gen Intel.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News9 hr. 38 min. ago

Xiaomi may make a phone to give Android One some much-needed tech cool

Xiaomi is rumored to be making an Android One smartphone based in the Mi 5X. Android One is Google's software aimed at bringing quality low-cost smartphones to fast-growing markets, which is where Xiaomi thrives. The post Xiaomi may make a phone to g.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News9 hr. 38 min. ago

Intel promises a 40-percent speed boost with its 8th gen Core chips

 Intel might be sticking to the familiar Kaby Lake architecture for the eight generation of its Core chips, but the its internal testing looks pretty promising as far as performance goes. The company says the chips are capable of a 40-percent in.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News9 hr. 58 min. ago

Yardi Wins Cortland Capital Market Services

Santa Barbara-based property management software developer Yardi said Friday that it has signed up Cortland Capital Market Services LLC, as a new customer. Financial impact of the win was not announced. Cortland Capital Market Services, which is base.....»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated News11 hr. 6 min. ago

Inseego Names New CFO

San Diego-based Inseego, the developer of mobile broadband equipment and Internet-of-Things software, said this morning that it has named Stephen Smith as its new Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Smith was previously interim CFO.....»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated News11 hr. 6 min. ago

Ligand Lands $2M From Wuxi Biologics

San Diego-based Ligand Pharmaceuticals said on Friday that it will receive $2M in a payment from Wuxi Biologics, as a result of licensing of the exclusive rights to its anti-PD-1 antibody GLS-010 to Arcus Biosciences in North America, Europe, Japan a.....»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated News11 hr. 6 min. ago