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IHS sees first positive smartphone shipment growth in 2 years

The global smartphone market continues its recovery, with the top three China-based OEMs posting impressive gains. Samsung continued to lead the pack in smartphone shipments during the first quarter of 2017, shipping 79.1 million units. That is an in.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesMay 19th, 2017

Jaguar’s Ian Callum Wants to Bring Back the XK

After two generations and nearly 20 years of production, Jaguar finally stopped producing the gorgeous XK in 2014. It was effectively replaced by the F-Type, but that’s more of a luxury sports car than a grand tourer. If design head Ian Callum.....»»

Category: autoSource:  motortrendRelated News16 min. ago

Pokemon Go: First Official Mention of Generation 3 Added

Niantic has added a new Hoenn Pokedex badge to Pokemon Go, providing even more evidence of an imminent release of generation three......»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News16 min. ago

Ask Slashdot: What Are Ways To Get Companies To Actually Focus On Security?

New submitter ctilsie242 writes: Many years ago, it was said that we would have a "cyber 9/11," a security event so drastic that it fundamentally would change how companies and people thought about security. However, this has not happened yet (mainly.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News16 min. ago

CNN just got special FAA permission to fly drones over crowds

CNN has announced that it is the first of its kind to get FAA approval for operating a drone over crowds. This is made possible via the FAA’s issuance of a Part 107 waiver that authorizes the use of small unmanned aircraft systems in places whe.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News1 hr. 0 min. ago

CNN Gets a First-Of-Its-Kind Waiver To Fly Drones Over Crowds

The FAA has granted CNN a waiver that allows it to fly its Vantage Robotics Snap drone over open-air crowds of people at altitudes of up to 150 feet. "This is a new precedent in this kind of waiver: Previous exemptions allowed flight of drones over p.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News1 hr. 8 min. ago

Rolls-Royce Readies For Advance3 Core Test

First all-new big core configuration in 50 years paves way for next-gen Advance and UltraFan The core is the common element of the company’s plan to make a step change.....»»

Category: aviationSource:  aviationweekRelated News1 hr. 15 min. ago

CNN gets the first FAA waiver to fly drones over crowds

The FAA finally passed a set of rules for commercial drone aviators back in August 2016, which included a formal restriction from flying over crowds of people. Given how valuable aerial footage from UAVs is, that's been a difficult regu.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  engadgetRelated News1 hr. 32 min. ago

Coursera’s chief product officer just left to become a VC

 Tom Willerer, who has spent the last four years with the online education company Coursera — the last two as its chief product officer — is moving on from the outfit to become a venture capitalist. Specifically, Willerer is joining.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News1 hr. 48 min. ago

Our exclusive spy shots shed insight into the Rolls-Royce Cullinan SUV

Rolls-Royce is putting the final touches on the Cullinan, its first-ever SUV. We won't see the Rolls-Royce Cullinan until next year at the earliest, but our exclusive spy shots shed insight into what the model will look like. The post Our exclusive s.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 48 min. ago

Pluribus Sees Validation in Ericsson Cloud Deployments

Vendor is also 100 percent of Ericsson's network slicing platform. Vendor is also 100 percent of Ericsson's network slicing platform......»»

Category: networkSource:  sdxcentralRelated News1 hr. 59 min. ago

Aircalin to grow capacity as fleet is renewed, driving tourism growth for New Caledonia

New Caledonia’s Aircalin is preparing to renew its entire jet fleet following orders for two A330-900neos and two A320neos. The small Pacific island airline will use the new generation aircraft to improve its product and expand capacity ac.....»»

Category: aviationSource:  centreforaviationRelated News2 hr. 15 min. ago

Adobe targets 20 percent revenue growth for FY 2018

The company's total addressable market will amount to about $83 billion by 2020, executives plan on telling financial analysts on Wednesday......»»

Category: blogSource:  betweenthelinesRelated News2 hr. 16 min. ago

BMW Considers Opening a Manufacturing Factory in Russia

Over the course of the past few years, the market for new cars sales in Russia has been on a steady decline. However, the market has recently recovered quite a bit, and that recovery is drawing more automakers toward the country for business opportun.....»»

Category: autoSource:  thenewswheelRelated News2 hr. 23 min. ago

Analyst: Apple Watch Series 3 could be a ‘game changer’ for Apple’s wearable

Apple last month debuted the Apple Watch Series 3, bringing support for cellular connectivity to its wearable for the first time. Despite early reviews that highlighted some since-fixed connectivity issues, a new analyst note from GBH Insights says t.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  9to5macRelated News2 hr. 24 min. ago

We’ve got the Pixel 2! [Q&A]

The Pixel 2 is finally in our hands! We got our first look at the new Pixel back at the Made by Google event, but now we have one of the devices......»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated News2 hr. 24 min. ago

My adult novels are being reissued with covers to match Walkaway!

When I first saw Will Stahle's cover art for my novel Walkaway, I was pleased beyond all reason (and not least because I am an unabashed Stahle fanboy, as he is behind some of the greatest covers of our era, from Yiddish Policeman's Union to Autonom.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated News2 hr. 24 min. ago

Senators Warner and Klobuchar to file bill, cosponsored by McCain, to increase online political ad transparency, bring rules to parity with TV, radio, satellite (Ashley Gold/Politico)

Ashley Gold / Politico: Senators Warner and Klobuchar to file bill, cosponsored by McCain, to increase online political ad transparency, bring rules to parity with TV, radio, satellite  —  Sen. John McCain has become the first Repub.....»»

Category: topSource:  techmemeRelated News2 hr. 24 min. ago

Samsung is all talk about the IoT with Bixby 2.0 and SmartThings

Samsung talked up an ambitious vision, but it's all theoretical for now. Enlarge (credit: Ron Amadeo) Samsung's annual developer conference at Moscone West in San Francisco doesn't always get a lot of public attention; in past years it has oft.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News2 hr. 24 min. ago

This airlift vest will make your big-wave surfing safer

Big-wave surfing is as dangerous as it is exhilarating. Quiksilver's innovative Highline Airlift vest has the potential to save lives. The post This airlift vest will make your big-wave surfing safer appeared first on Digital Trends......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News2 hr. 40 min. ago

Microsoft’s Surface Book 2 available for pre-order starting November 9

The Microsoft Surface Book 2 is finally coming! Here's all the latest news, including our first hands-on with the device, as well as lots of details on CPU, new features, and more . The post Microsoft’s Surface Book 2 available for pre-order st.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News2 hr. 40 min. ago