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NASA has essentially stopped tweeting about the #JourneyToMars

It seems unlikely any directive has come down from the Trump administration. Enlarge / Really, guys, we're going. (credit: NASA) NASA has an extraordinarily popular Twitter account. With 22.4 million followers, it ranks among the top 60 accoun.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaMar 20th, 2017

Qualcomm to extend tie-up with TSMC, says executive

Qualcomm has been working with Taiwan's semiconductor firms for years, including an almost 10-year collaboration with TSMC, said Sudeepto Roy, VP of engineering for Qualcomm Technology Licensing, at a recent event with Taiwan's media. The the tie-up.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News32 min. ago

HTC announces US$200 cut for Vive

In a move to make its VR devices more accessible to the mass market, HTC has announced a US$200 price reduction for its Vive virtual reality (VR) headsets......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News32 min. ago

China AI service provider Unisound gains strategic funding of US$45 million

China's AI service platform Unisound has gained CNY300 million (US$45 million) in strategic investment from an undisclosed group of investors to finance the firm's R&D on AI technologies and expansion of services to more areas, and the investors will.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News32 min. ago

Soft-World sees 94% of 2Q17 sales from MyCard

Online game developer and operator Soft-World International has revealed 94% of its second-quarter 2017 revenues came from MyCard, its platform for purchasing credit points......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News32 min. ago

Rare baby white koala looks for a name on Facebook

This adorable rare white koala needs your help to find her new name. The little joey is among several koalas born at an Australian zoo in recent months, but has only recently emerged from her mother's pouch. SEE ALSO: A koala walks into a pharmacy, a.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News47 min. ago

Bixby Voice rollout: everything you need to know

Good news for Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus owners - your phone is about to get a lot more impressive Samsung has announced that Bixby Voice will officially be available in over 200 countries worldwide, with the rollout beginning today.It's going.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News47 min. ago

Acasa is building a platform for ‘Generation Rent’ to manage their homes

 London-based startup Acasa has come a long way since late 2015. The company, then called Splittable, offered a way to manage and share household expenses with multiple house members. However, the bigger vision was to build a platform for ‘.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News1 hr. 3 min. ago

Bixby Voice released globally a day before Galaxy Note 8 launch

Samsung's Bixby voice assistant is now available in the UK and Australia, along with 200 other countries. UPDATE: Staying true to its word, Samsung has launched its Bixby voice assistant in 200 countries, including the UK and Australia. Samsung.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News2 hr. 3 min. ago

China Relaunches World"s Fastest Train

China has decided to relaunch the world's fastest train service following a fatal crash in 2011, where the high speed train service reduced its upper limit from its then-record holding 350 km/h (217 miles/hour) to 250-300 km/h (155-186 miles/hour). F.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News2 hr. 3 min. ago

Android Oreo: 10 things you need to know

These are the tasty treats you’ll want to learn about Google’s Android 8 software update this year. Android O, Android Oreo, Android 8 - whatever you want to call it - Google's latest version of its mobile platform has arrived and we&a.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News2 hr. 55 min. ago

Geoff Lewis has left Founders Fund to start his own fund

 Geoff Lewis has left Founders Fund, where he was partner, and is starting a venture fund of his own. This means he’ll no longer be working with Peter Thiel, directly anyway. Founders Fund will be one of his LPs. The news was first reporte.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News3 hr. 23 min. ago

Google Launches Android Oreo

Oreo is finally out of the packet! No, we are not talking about the cookies. It is Android Oreo, the latest version of Android operating system. After waiting for months together, Google has finally announced Android Oreo, popularly known all these d.....»»

Category: topSource:  techtreeRelated News3 hr. 55 min. ago

Article: Russian Social Network VK Adds In-App Mobile Gaming

In an effort to boost its mobile gaming fortunes in Russia and elsewhere in Eastern Europe, Russian social network VK has taken a page from Facebook and rolled out an in-app gaming option, Direct Games......»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerRelated News4 hr. 23 min. ago

Walton net profits jump in 1H17

Memory-IC backend specialist Walton Advanced Engineering has reported net profits for the first half of 2017 reached NT$153 million (US$5.05 million), up robustly from only NT$17 million a year earlier. EPS for the six-month period came to NT$0.32......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News4 hr. 39 min. ago

Mitac to invest in India-based IT manufacturer

Mitac Holding has announced a plan to invest in India-based Infopower Technologies and will become a major shareholder of the firm. Infopower is a manufacturer of printed circuit board (PCB) and an electronics product assembly service provider......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News4 hr. 39 min. ago

Compal reportedly to sell stake in China JV soon

Compal Electronics has started to relocate its executives at LCFC (Hefei) Electronics Technology - the notebook manufacturing joint venture between the ODM and Lenovo - back to the headquarters in Taiwan amid rumors that it is ready to sell its entir.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News4 hr. 39 min. ago

Taiwan sees foreign direct investment of US$4.4 billion in January-July, says MOEA

Taiwan's Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) has disclosed it approved 1,853 foreign direct investment projects (except from China) totaling US$4.407 billion in January-July 2017, respectively decreasing 4.88% and 27.39% on year......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News4 hr. 39 min. ago

Verizon, AT&T Continue Testing of Millimeter Wave Propagation for 5G

Verizon has started offering fixed 5G wireless services in eight of its planned 11 test markets to certain customers.....»»

Category: topSource:  radiomagonlineRelated News5 hr. 2 min. ago

AMD Releases Radeon Software Crimson ReLive Edition 17.8.1

Today, AMD has released Radeon Software Crimson ReLive Edition 17.8.1, a unified driver supporting older products as well as RX Vega cards. This update follows last Monday’s RX Vega64 launch and accompanying RX Vega specific beta driver. In ad.....»»

Category: topSource:  anandtechRelated News6 hr. 55 min. ago

Blue Apron hit with multiple class action lawsuits

 Blue Apron just can’t catch a break. The cooking kit company has seen its share price nearly cut in half since its late June IPO and now it could be in legal trouble, too. Now law firms are coming after the company with proposed class-act.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News7 hr. 31 min. ago