GM"s Red Hat tie-up and battery startups garner attention at EcoMotion, Israeli auto-tech"s annual showcase

The EcoMotion mobility showcase returned to its in-person roots last week after a COVID-19-related hiatus. More than 100 companies exhibited their technologies in Tel Aviv for about 3,000 people from 40 countries......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsMay 14th, 2022

Watts don’t matter when fast charging your phone — time does

Do you care what wattage your phone charger churns out, and does it inform you how long it will take to charge the battery? No, and it's a big problem......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News11 hr. 59 min. ago

Nexteer, Tactile Mobility partner to help cars detect road conditions

Software developed by steering supplier Nexteer and Israeli tech startup Tactile Mobility allows vehicles to detect hazardous road conditions, and even the health of a tire......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News20 hr. 58 min. ago

iFixit On Right To Repair"s Remaining Obstacles, Hope

iFixit CEO Kyle Wiens sat down with Ars Technica to discuss the fight for the right to repair. Here's an excerpt from their report: Tech repairs got complicated in 1998 when Congress passed the Digital Millennium Copyright Act [PDF]. Section 1201 of.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News22 hr. 26 min. ago

Yamaha TW-E5B earbuds sport aptX Adaptive and last 8 hours per charge

Yamaha's TW-E5B are its latest wireless earbuds, and they offer a decent list of features for their $150 price, including very good battery life......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Canada Bans Huawei Equipment From 5G Networks, Orders Removal By 2024

Canada has banned the use of Huawei and fellow Chinese tech giant ZTE's equipment in its 5G networks, its government has announced. From a report: In a statement, it cited national security concerns for the move, saying that the suppliers could be fo.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Israeli firm hopes AI can curb drownings

An Israeli city is testing whether an artificial intelligence programme that detects drowning threats can help save lives off its beaches......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Apple Support scam cons woman out of $1500, here’s how to identify fakes

The next time you look for help with one of your devices, beware of Apple Support scams. With multiple tech support scams out there, bad actors are looking to take your money. One Denver woman found out the hard way after seeking help with her new i.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Engineers evaluate the factors affecting battery performance at low temperatures

Energy storage with rechargeable battery technologies powers our digital lifestyles and supports renewable energy integration into the power grid. However, battery function under cold conditions is an ongoing challenge, motivating researchers to impr.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Microsoft Build 2022: What to expect for Teams, Edge, and Windows

Microsoft's annual developer conference is here and the show is expected to have a ton of news around Windows, Office, Teams, and Microsoft's other products......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

HDMI ARC and eARC: The one-cable solution for TV audio, fully explained

If you’re not using HDMI ARC, you should be. This under-appreciated HDMI tech eliminates extra cables, improves audio, and makes it easier to control your gear......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

ATC Drivetrain acquires Global Battery Solutions

ATC Drivetrain has purchased battery life cycle management company Global Battery Solutions......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Apple’s mixed reality headset challenges from Jony Ive to battery life, heat, cost, and lack of discipline

Rendering by Antonia De Rosa. Edited by 9to5Mac. In a follow-up report on the challenges Apple has been facing in creating its mixed reality headset, The Information corroborates details we’ve learned from Bloomberg in recent years. But it also d.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

TikTok hopes the next way to capture your attention is in gaming

TikTok is working on a “major push into gaming” and is reportedly testing mini-games on the platform in Vietnam. In partnership with mobile gaming studio Zynga, the company is making ad-supported HTML5 games that could release on the platform l.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Check out this GoPro HERO10 Black bundle deal on Amazon right now and save some money

Don’t miss out on this deal for the GoPro HERO10 Black and get yourself a charger and a spare battery at the same time. The post Check out this GoPro HERO10 Black bundle deal on Amazon right now and save some money first appeared on Phandroid......»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

New legislation aimed at online advertising exchanges will hit most of big tech - including Apple

US senators are proposing legislation that would break up the advertising side of big tech firms such as Google, and will also affect Apple's growing ad business.U.S. Capitol Building. Credit: Alejandro Barba/UnsplashSenator Mike Lee, who previously.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Survey: Chesapeake"s crab population at lowest since 1990

The number of blue crabs in the Chesapeake Bay is estimated to be at the lowest level observed since an annual survey tracking the population began in 1990, officials announced Thursday......»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Japan electronic component makers see significant revenue growth in 2021; Foxconn deepens global EV deployments

This Asia tech industry summary will mainly focus on South Korea becoming self-reliant in semiconductor equipment development; six major Japanese electronic component suppliers yielding impressive 2021 revenue numbers thanks to robust demand from the.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

IC test solutions providers see orders for HPC chips boom

IC test solutions providers including Chunghwa Precision Test Tech (CHPT), MPI and WinWay Technology have seen a strong influx of probe card and final-test socket orders for HPC processors, which will boost their revenues starting June, according to.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Framework to see the future of metaverse

"Metaverse" is one of the most popular topics in the tech community and in the VC world right now. In 2021, the term drew a lot of attention from investors and the market due to the IPO of Roblox and the name change of Meta (former Facebook). However.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Best battery cases and MagSafe battery packs for iPhone

You can never have too much battery life, and while your device might be able to last hours on a charge, you can upgrade up your iPhone's ability to last throughout the day with a battery case.Best iPhone battery casesThere are a slew of different ba.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022