MediaTek keen to maintain momentum in 5G SoC market

Having seen its revenues hit a record high of over US$10 billion in 2020, MediaTek is lookking to cash in on the momentum to push the sale of its next-generation 5G SoC solutions, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesFeb 23rd, 2021

Analyst: buying a high-end graphics card for mining would be "very foolish"

In JPR’s latest report on the PC market, it notes that “the pandemic has distorted all models and predictions as has the gold-rush in Ethereum.”.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News2 hr. 47 min. ago

Square is buying a majority stake in streaming service Tidal for $297 million

Per the terms of the deal, Square will pay $297 million in cash and stock in exchange for a "significant" majority ownership stake. Existing artist shareholders will maintain their holdings and be the remaining stakeholders......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News2 hr. 47 min. ago

Fintech startup ClearGlass Analytics closes $3.6M for pension funds transparency platform

Fintech startup ClearGlass Analytics has closed a £2.6 million ($3.6M) funding round for its platform, which aims to create greater transparency on fees in the long-term savings market, such as pensions and the wider asset management market. The £2.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News2 hr. 47 min. ago

OnePlus rumored to be teaming up with MediaTek on the Nord 2 phone

OnePlus is rumored to follow up on the Nord with the Nord 2 this year, and a new report says the sequel will use a flagship-class Mediatek processor......»»

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

Deliveroo confirms anticipated £8bn floatation in London, will be among first to use ‘dual shares’ structure

Food delivery start-up Deliveroo has today confirmed its £8bn ($11bn) stock market floatation in London, something which was on the cards previously. The eight-year-old company will use the “dual-class” innovation which has been introduced to th.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News13 hr. 15 min. ago

SEMI upbeat about semiconductor market outlook

The emerging 5G, HPC, AI and automotive applications will be driving the global semiconductor market growth in 2021 and over the next several years, according to Clark Tseng, director of Industry Research and Statistics at SEMI......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News15 hr. 48 min. ago

Cashify raises $15 million for its second-hand smartphone business in India

Tens of millions of people each year purchase a second-hand smartphone in India, the world’s second-largest market. Phone makers and giant online sellers such as Amazon and Flipkart are aware of it, but it’s too much of a hassle for them to i.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News21 hr. 16 min. ago

Sign up for the UFC 259 PPV today and SAVE $40

Keen to embrace ESPN+? Sign up today and you can save $40 on this weekend's UFC 259 PPV card......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMar 3rd, 2021

EV rivals Tesla, Rivian unite to target direct sales legislation

Tesla, Rivian, Lordstown Motors and Lucid Motors — potential rivals in the burgeoning EV market — are working together to pass laws that would allow direct sales in at least eight states with another batch of proposed legislation likely b.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsMar 3rd, 2021

The growing ED-Tech market in India

The outbreak of Covid-19 has opened up new frontiers for EdTech startups in the Indian market, especially the ones looking at the enterprise or B2B segments. In response to the growing demand, EdTech players have scaled up their offerings and new pla.....»»

Category: hostingSource:  dailyhostnewsRelated NewsMar 3rd, 2021

Internet of Voice

Voice search is here to stay. The global market for hearable devices is expected to exceed $40 billion. The Indian market has seen enormous growth in voice searches in terms of seeking out automobile specifications or aligning in-home security featur.....»»

Category: hostingSource:  dailyhostnewsRelated NewsMar 3rd, 2021

Netflix to release 41 original Indian shows and movies this year

Netflix said on Wednesday it will roll out 41 Indian films and shows this year, its biggest annual roster of Indian content to date, as the American giant makes further push to win subscribers in the world’s second largest internet market. The stre.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsMar 3rd, 2021

AMD keeps chipping away at Intel in latest Steam survey, more gains for Ampere

AMD has been chipping away at Intel's once-dominant position in the CPU market for a long time, though the trend reversed in Q4 when Chipzilla gained market share for the first time in three years—mostly due to AMD's processor shortages. That dip w.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsMar 3rd, 2021

The Asus ROG Phone 5 will have 18GB of RAM, according to benchmark

The ROG Phone 5 launches one week from today—you can watch the countdown on Asus' website. Being a gaming phone that's part of the ROG line, the device packs plenty of power, including a Qualcomm 888 SoC and dual-cell 6,000 mAh battery. It was expe.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsMar 3rd, 2021

GM-backed Cruise is in talks to buy startup Voyage, report says

If an agreement is struck, it would merge Cruise’s engineering and software capabilities with Voyage’s presence in the retirement community market, which is well suited for a driverless taxi business......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMar 3rd, 2021

Keen to leave Earth? Japanese billionaire seeks eight people to join his SpaceX crew

A Japanese billionaire has launched a search for eight people to join him as the first private passengers on a trip around the moon......»»

Category: topSource:  skynewsRelated NewsMar 3rd, 2021

Watch out, PayPal. Square just launched its own bank

Square, the financial payments firm run by Jack Dorsey, launched an in-house bank that it says will allow it to "operate more nimbly" in an increasingly crowded fintech market......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated NewsMar 3rd, 2021

Eufy Security Smart Lock Touch review: Wi-Fi makes it even better

Eufy makes aggressive push in the smart home market, but lock has a high cost......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMar 2nd, 2021

Lithia adds another 5 dealerships in Florida

The nation's third-largest new-vehicle retailer said the store purchases from Fink Automotive Group, all in the Tampa market, are expected to add $430 million in annualized revenue......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMar 2nd, 2021

How Microsoft Plans To Give Virtual Reality Apps a Big Boost

The market for virtual and augmented reality products has developed slower than expected, but Microsoft is seeking to accelerate the sector by making it much easier for people to connect from different locations and with different kinds of devices. F.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMar 2nd, 2021