Nichia, Osram promoting laser diode-based projectors

Nichia and Osram Opto Semiconductors are looking to boost adoption of laser diode lighting sources for projectors, and as a result, many projector vendors, including ViewSonic, Seiko Epson, Vivitek, BenQ and Optoma, are expected to launch laser diode.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesMar 17th, 2017

Acer just can’t wait for Computex, announces new laptops, 2-in-1s early

Acer introduced four new mobile devices on Thursday: two Iconia-branded Android tablets, one gaming laptop, and a thin-and-light 2-in-1. The gaming laptop will be sold in Intel- and AMD-based configurations, along with discrete GPUs. The post Acer ju.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News2 hr. 48 min. ago

MSI Announces the Z270 GODLIKE GAMING Motherboard

MSI has been teasing this new motherboard for a number of weeks, and today they have finally announced the Z270 GODLIKE GAMING. This subtly named model is the new flagship Intel Z270-based motherboard in MSI's Gaming series, and thus displa.....»»

Category: topSource:  anandtechRelated News4 hr. 32 min. ago

JLab House Party wireless speaker review

JLab’s Bluetooth-based multiroom alternative delivers solid sound in an affordable and portable package, allowing you to take your multiroom setup virtually anywhere. The post JLab House Party wireless speaker review appeared first on Digital Trend.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News6 hr. 48 min. ago

No cuffs necessary! This sensor can read blood pressure from your fingertip

Researchers at U.S.-based biometrics company Valencell have invented new technology that lets users measure their blood pressure level simply by touching their phone. It could arrive with future smartphones. The post No cuffs necessary! This sensor c.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News9 hr. 48 min. ago

Circle Media Gets $10M For Connected Device Management

Cypress, California- and Portland, Oregon-based Circle Media has raised $10M for a gadget--called the Circle with Disney--which helps parents manage the content and Internet use of their families. The Series A funding was led by Relay Ventures. Circl.....»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated News11 hr. 24 min. ago

Factual Snags Marketing Exec From Telesign

Los Angeles-based mobile location data provider Factual announced on Wednesday that it has named Brian Czarny as its new SVP of Marketing. Czarny was most recently SVP of Marketing at Telesign, and also has served as VP of Marketing and Product at Sy.....»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated News12 hr. 0 min. ago

Resolve Systems Acquired By Insight Venture Partners

Irvine-based Resolve Systems, which develops enterprise incident response and automation software for the cybersecurity, IT, and network operations markets, has been acquired by Insight Venture Partners. Financial details of the buy were not disclose.....»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated News13 hr. 8 min. ago

Sonos Suggests Ways To Battle "Sonos Rage" At Work

Santa Barbara-based whole home music systems developer Sonos, battling reports of "Sonos rage" in offices which have installed its systems, released a list of ground rules for using its systems in office workspaces on Tuesday. The company's systems,.....»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated News13 hr. 40 min. ago

Google gives families simple sharing tools for events, notes, and photos

Google introduced some fantastic sharing features for its Photos app during I/O, letting you automatically send photos based on who’s in them or set your library to sync with your loved ones. What Google didn’t tell us is that it’s the start.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated News14 hr. 48 min. ago

Sphero’s Lightning McQueen RC toy doesn’t just drive, it’s alive

Sphero, the company behind last year's cute little BB-8 toy robot, is back with another sure-fire hit: Ultimate Lightning McQueen, based on the animated character of the same name. The post Sphero’s Lightning McQueen RC toy doesn’t just d.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News14 hr. 48 min. ago

PodSearch Takes On Podcast Discovery

A new, Los Angeles-based startup, PodSearch, is hoping to connect listeners with new podcasts, through a new interactive, online directory. According to PodSearch, it now offers up a website and app that lets listeners discover podcasts that reflect.....»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated News17 hr. 16 min. ago

Fetch Aims Software At Veterinarians

Irvine-based Fetch, a new software platform aimed at veterinary practices, said it has launched, aimed at helping veterinarians with managing their businesses and communicating with clients. According to the new service, it is looking to replace "ant.....»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated News18 hr. 16 min. ago

Jam City Rolls Out Cookie Jam Sequel, Cookie Jam Blast

Los Angeles-based mobile game developer Los Angeles-based mobile game developer >.....»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated News18 hr. 24 min. ago

Warsaw-based medical booking platform DocPlanner raises €15M Series D led by ENERN Investments (Jonathan Keane/

Jonathan Keane / Warsaw-based medical booking platform DocPlanner raises €15M Series D led by ENERN Investments  —  Health tech startup, DocPlanner has raised €15 million in a Series D round to further grow its Sa.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated News21 hr. 15 min. ago

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 News22 hr. 8 min. ago

Taiwan market: Samsung Pay launched

Samsung Electronics formally launched Samsung Pay on May 23 in Taiwan after a three-week trial operation of the smartphone-based e-payment services in cooperation with seven local banks......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News22 hr. 8 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 News22 hr. 8 min. ago

How to Build Smarter Datacenters to Support Digital Transformation

This IDC Perspective outlines the importance of and the building blocks required for creating smarter datacenters to support digital transformation (DX) initiatives."Digital transformation is based upon the ability to make data-driven decisions to dr.....»»

Category: consumerSource:  idcRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2017

Quiqup, a London-based on-demand delivery startup, raises £20M Series B

 Quiqup, a London-based delivery startup that operates a ‘shop on your behalf’ app similar to Jinn in Europe or Postmates in the U.S., in addition to a growing B2B business, has raised £20 million in Series B funding. Leading the ro.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2017

Intel-based Chromebooks fall behind when running Android apps

Many Chromebooks will eventually be able to run Android apps, but not all of them will provide the same experience. ARM-based Chromebooks might provide better Android app performance than Chromebooks based on Intel processors. The post Intel-based Ch.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2017