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Thursday, August 27, 2015
Google's SVP & General Counsel Kent Walker descibed as "peculiar and problematic" the demands by European Union antitrust regulators to change the way it displays search results.
Once again Apple will announcer the new iPhone 6S, iPhone 6S Plus and possibly a new version of its Apple TV set top box in a September 9th event to be held at San Francisco's Bill Graham Civic Auditorium.
In two weeks from now you'll be able get your hands on the new AMD's Radeon Nano, the final entry in the company's high-end graphics card lineup based on new GPU architecture and High-Bandwidth Memory.
ASUS today announced TUF Sabertooth Z170 Mark 1, a tough new ATX motherboard with many exclusive TUF features, including TUF Thermal Armor and TUF Fortifier technologies, TUF ICe, TUF Thermal Radar 2 and TUF Detective 2 for ultimate cooling, strength and easy monitoring and control.
Canon has developed Blue Spectrum Refractive (BR), a new optical element for use in camera lenses that corrects chromatic aberrations at an extremely high level to achieve superb imaging performance.
To help capture a larger share of the mobile accessories market, LG Electronics will introduce a new rollable, wireless and portable keyboard in the United States in September.
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
Facebook is testing a personal digital assistant called "M" within its Messenger service that can answer questions with live human help and perform tasks such as buying gifts online and booking restaurants.
YouTube today launched its spin-off platform for video gamers - YouTube Gaming. The app and website is focusing exclusively on gaming content, with a greater emphasis on live steams.
Sony has released in its home country Japan a new hybrid speaker attached beneath a TV remote.
Worldwide PC shipments are expected to fall by -8.7% in 2015 and not stabilize until 2017 due to a large inventory of notebooks and the impact of a strong dollar, according to the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly PC Tracker.
Rovio Entertainment, the creator of "Angry Birds" - the top paid mobile app of all time, - begin employee negotiations on up to 260 redundancies in effort to "restructure and concentrate its activities" on games, media and consumer products.
Microsoft’s Windows 10 has reached more than 75 million devices in almost a month since the operating system was released, according to Yusuf Mehdi, the company’s marketing chief for Windows and devices.
Taiwan's top court ruled in favor of TSMC in lawsuit against ex-R&D director, who was said to have given away technology secrets and know how to the South Korean giant Samsung Electronics.
French brand ARCHOS announced new additions to the ARCHOS smartphone line: the ARCHOS Diamond S. the Windows 10-based ARCHOS 50 Cesium and the ARCHOS 50e Helium, which runs Android 5.1 Lollipop.
PayPal said on Tuesday it would expand its One Touch payments product to 13 new markets in Europe and Australia, bringing a simpler check-out to online shoppers and merchants.
Samsung Electronics is poised to start operating its new chip-making line in the country next month at the earliest, joining the race with local rival SK hynix Inc. to ramp up production.
The storage capacity of SSDs will become much larger than that of HDDs, according to a Toshiba executive.
Samsung Electronics today announced three additions to its Wireless Audio 360 speaker range - the R5, R3 and R1 models which will be displayed at IFA 2015.
LG Electronics today announced pricing and availability for the latest addition to its OLED family of televisions - the EF9500 flat OLED 4K TV series - scheduled to begin arriving at U.S. retailers in September.
Tuesday, August 25, 2015
The US Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled that Nero is not punishable for patent infringement. JVC Kenwood Corp. had filed suit against Nero and other software providers in the state of California in 2012, claiming that the software makers' copying and burning solutions were allowing patents to be infringed. After the federal circuit court rejected the complaint, JVC sought an appeal to no avail.
Some owners of the new Samsung Galaxy Note 5 phone have said the device's stylus suffers from a design flaw, sparking conversations over the web.
Olympus expands its digital OM lineup today with the Olympus OM-D E-M10 II. The new model includes a 5-axis image stabilization system, a new 2.36 million dot OLED EVF and a 4K time lapse mode.
Microsoft is introducing the Nokia 222 and Nokia 222 Dual SIM–two new Internet-enabled feature phones designed to connect more people to the internet and allow them to capture and share their world.
TSMC Solar, TSMC's 100% owned subsidiary, will cease manufacturing operations at the end of August, as the company believes that its solar business is no longer economically sustainable.
SK Hynix on Tuesday said it plans to spend 31 trillion won ($25.94 billion) to build two new chip plants in South Korea, aiming to update its production technologies.
Taiwanese AU Optronics today announced numerous mobile device displays and technologies, including light and power-saving displays for wearable devices, UHD 4K displays for smartphone and notebook PC, oTP-Lite (on-cell touch panel) supporting professional graphic stylus, in-cell touch panels, and a series of ultra high resolution car displays, all of which will be exhibition highlights at Touch Taiwan 2015.
Monday, August 24, 2015
In May, Microsoft announced that Cortana, the first personal digital-assistant who works across your PC & your phone, will be coming to Android and iOS devices. Today, the beta of the Cortana app is available to all Android phone users.
AMD is detailing the engineering accomplishments behind the performance and energy efficiency of the new Accelerated Processing Unit (APU), codenamed "Carrizo," and the new AMD Radeon R9 Fury family of GPUs, codenamed "Fiji," at the annual Hot Chips symposium starting today.
Google is heavily investing into its cutting-edge life sciences plans and with the mission to develop new technologies to make healthcare more proactive.
Sony plans to offer commercial drone services targeting the construction, logistics and agriculture industries next year.
LG Electronics will unveil the best model of its G Pad tablet series at the IFA trade show in Berlin next week. LG's latest tablet, the G Pad II 10.1, is more powerful and has a better screen than its predecessor.
Sunday, August 23, 2015
Apple has determined that some of the iPhone 6 Plus devices sold so far have been equipped with a camera component that may fail causing your photos to look blurry, so the company will replace it for free.
A patent application by Nintendo might be a hint as to what it's planning in the near future related to its upcoming Nintendo NX video game console.
Saturday, August 22, 2015

Swatch plans to add to its new smartwatch range, the Swiss watchmaker's chief executive told a newspaper in an interview published on Saturday.

Struggling electronics maker Sharp has entered negotiations with Taiwan's Hon Hai Precision Industry for a tie-up over Sharp's display business, the Asahi newspaper reported on Saturday.
Friday, August 21, 2015
InterDigital has violated U.S. antitrust law by failing to keep its promise to fairly license its technology considered essential to mobile phone communications, Microsoft said in a lawsuit on Thursday.
Hewlett-Packard (HP) reported a drop in revenue for the fourth straight quarter, hurt by weak PC sales and lower demand for its services.
Google is launching interactive watch faces to smartwatches running Android Wear, making it easier and more fun to stay connected, right from your wrist.
Just weeks before the Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy S6 Edge+ launches, Samsung is attempting to sway iPhone users by giving them a chance to try its latest smartphones, the curved display Galaxy S6 Edge+ and the Galaxy Note 5.
Thursday, August 20, 2015
Smartphone sales in China fell in the second quarter for the first time, market research firm Gartner said on Thursday.
One of Nintendo's best values will be getting even better. On Aug. 30, the suggested retail price of the portable Nintendo 2DS system drops to $99.99, down from the current suggested retail price of $129.99.
Earlier this year, the company dazzled consumers with the beautiful AMOLED displays of the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge, and according to a review from DisplayMate Technologies, the company has done so once again with the just-launched Galaxy Note5.
Nvidia has introduced the GTX950, a less-expensive model of its latest 900 series GeForce graphic processing unit (GPU), targeting gamers.
Sony Mobile today announced SmartBand 2, a multi-sensor lifelogger that provides insights about your fitness and stress levels.
Seagate is leading an effort to drive open-source standards for Kinetic hard drives. The company is joined by storage competitors Toshiba and WD, as well as Red Hat, Cisco, Dell, NetApp, Huawei and other tech powerhouses.
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Asustek Computer Inc. has sent out invitations to the media for an event prior to the Sept. 4-9 IFA consumer electronics trade show in Germany, sparking speculation about the introduction of a new ZenFone.
VAIO computers are returning to US shores, with the first product built under Sony's former PC brand - the VAIO Canvas Z - scheduled to go on sale in October this year.
LG Electronics is expanding its wireless audio collection with two new Bluetooth speakers debuting at IFA 2015 in Berlin - the LG Music Flow P5 and SoundPop 360.
Intel has not officially released the new Skylake CPUS at IDF but talked about its 6th generation CPU. Besides being faster and using less power than its predecessors, Skylake chips can drive multiple 4K displays, feature new instructions to speed up security operations, and even hardened memory defenses.
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
Samsung today announced a new suite of slim USB Flash Drives (UFD) available in three ergonomic form factors, each equipped with robust Samsung NAND flash technology.
The Xbox Team has announced the August update for the Xbox app on Windows 10 today. This update adds a new streaming setting for gamers who have home networks with adequate bandwidth to stream their 1080p/60fps Xbox One games to Windows 10 PCs in high-res.
WD today announced the expansion of its WD Black and WD Red Pro lines of hard drives up to 6 TB capacity.
Google is making a Wi-Fi router as part the company ia trying to provide better Internet connections that make it easier for people to access its digital services and see more of its online advertising.
In the opening address at the Intel Developer Forum (IDF), Intel CEO Brian Krzanich highlighted new products, tools and programs that support the personalization of computing and described the trends creating new opportunities for developers across a breadth of technologies.
Facebook has surfaced a little-used blogging feature called "Notes," making it easy to use and elegant to look at. Seperately, Twitter said on Tuesday it plans to accelerate its push for content partnerships in Asia Pacific and the Middle East.
LG Electronics added to its portfolio of Bluetooth headset products the newest version of its mid-range stereo headset, LG TONE ULTRA (model HBS-810). The TONE ULTRA HBS-810 will go on sale starting in late August in the United States, followed by markets in Asia and Europe.
Google gave a name Monday to its soon-to-be released operating system for its Android mobile devices: Marshmallow.
Monday, August 17, 2015
Mozilla announced that Webmaker for Android emerges from beta today. The free, open source app is available from Google Play ands makes first-time smartphone users and mobile-first Web users active participants on the Web.
Discrete GPUs continue to slip as embedded GPUs in the CPU and APU bring better performance for free. The erosion of the low end of the market by tablets seems to have subsided, and even tablet sales were off for the second quarter in a row, according to Jon Peddie Research (JPR).
LG Display said on Monday it would focus investment on organic light-emitting diode (OLED) displays, betting on the next-generation technology to steer it clear of price wars and ahead of the competition.
Tech licensing company Rambus plans to start selling chips under its own brand, a move aimed at reducing its dependence on income from litigation to defend its patents.
Toshiba has launched a new wireless power receiver IC that will enable mobile devices to be charged wirelessly as fast as if they were connected to the charger via a cable.
Samsung's latest Level On Wireless Pro headphones have been developed for music fans and combine a premium design, comfortable fit, as well as intuitive functions.
IBM on Monday launched LinuxONE, a Linux-only mainframe server series.
Sunday, August 16, 2015
The latest "leak" of documents disclosed by former U.S. intelligence contractor Edward Snowden shows that AT&T has been a close partner for the National Security Agency's Internet spying activities than was previously known.
Saturday, August 15, 2015
Adding fuel to rumors that Apple is working on designs for a car, officials in the San Fransisco area say engineers for the giant tech company recently made inquiries about a former navy base that's been converted into a testing ground for self-driving cars and other vehicles.
Mozilla has been experimenting with new features in pre-beta versions of Firefox (Firefox Developer Edition on Windows, Mac and Linux and Firefox Aurora on Android) to offer more control over users' privacy, including updated Private Browsing ready for pre-beta testing.
Friday, August 14, 2015
Moscow-based Kaspersky Lab tried to damage competitors in the web security market by tricking their antivirus software programs into classifying clean files as malicious, according to company's former employees.
Apple and Intel are both making progress in their efforts to hire more women and minorities, according to figures released by the companies.
Google on Thursday showed off changes it had made to Chrome, its operating system for business computing, and Dell announced new Chromebooks.
Apple will delay its live TV service to at least next year, Bloomberg reported, citing people familiar with the company's plans.
Thursday, August 13, 2015
In an event held today in China, smartphone maker Xiaomi has announced a new Redmi Note smartphone and an improved operating system for its smart devices.
Samsung on Thursday unveiled the new new Galaxy Note 5 and S6 Edge Plus phablets, which will both start shipping Aug. 21.
Google has been given two weeks to respond to European Union charges of abusing its market power in EU countries and avoid a hefty billion-euro fine.
Lenovo Group Ltd will lay off 10 percent of staff after sales of Motorola handsets fell by a third, raising doubts over the personal computer giant's bet that a brand it bought for nearly $3 billion will help it become a global smartphone leader.

Twitter lifted its character limit Wednesday for direct messages between users, saying it would help make the private side of Twitter "more powerful and fun."

Responding to the growing demand for high quality music, LG Electronics will offer a high-fidelity (Hi-Fi) music service for customers of its premium smartphones.
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
Samsung recently hijacked Windows' update process and faced criticism. Now Lenovo seems to have done somthing similar, as some Lenovo PCs running Windows 7 and 8 had firmware that automatically downloaded and installed Lenovo's own update software on boot, overwriting a Windows system file.
Chromebook sales through the U.S. B2B channels increased 43 percent during the first half of 2015, helping to keep overall B2B PC and tablet sales from falling, according to data released by NPD.
Qualcomm has introduced its next-generation visual processing technology with new versions of its graphics processing unit (GPU) and image signal processing (ISP) unit, to deliver significant advancements in performance and power efficiency to Qualcomm Snapdragon processors.
SanDisk today announced its new CloudSpeed Ultra Gen. II SATA SSD for cloud service provider (CSP) and software-defined storage (SDS) vendor environments.
LG Electronics has announced pricing and availability for LG's first curved sound bar, scheduled to arrive at select U.S. retailers in October.
Samsung is adding three TCO-optimized, high-performance SSDs, based on 3-dimensional (3D) Vertical NAND (V-NAND) technology, to its portfolio of advanced enterprise and data center SSDs in the US. The drives are available now.
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
Nvidia has released two Maxwell-based Quadro graphics cards - the M5000 and M4000.
TEAC has launched the HA-P90SD – a high-resolution audio player and headphone amp for audiophiles on the go.
Symantec has agreed to sell its data storage unit, Veritas, for $8 billion to a group led by Carlyle Group LP as it seeks cash to turn around its core security software business.
Kingston Digital today added a 512GB capacity model to its line of Class 10 UHS-I SDHC/SDXC cards.
Seagate announced today at the Flash Memory Summit conference the new Nytro XF1440 2.5", Nytro XM1440 M.2 non-volatile memory express (NVMe) Solid State Drives (SSDs) and the Nytro XP6500 Flash Accelerator Card.
Lenovo today unveiled the beginning of a new family of mobile workstation innovations, the ThinkPad P50 and P70, at the SIGGRAPH 2015 Conference and Exhibition.
Samsung Electronics has begun mass producing its first 256-gigabit (Gb), three-dimensional (3D) Vertical NAND (V-NAND) flash memory based on 48 layers of 3-bit multi-level-cell (MLC) arrays for use in solid state drives (SSDs).
The Storage Products Business Unit of Toshiba announced three families of PCIe 1 (Peripheral Component Interconnect Express) solid state drive (SSD) products using NVMe 2 (Non-Volatile Memory Express) protocol, targeted for various applications including high performance notebooks; tablets; and server and storage applications.
Google announced an overhaul of its operating structure on Monday, creating a holding company called Alphabet to pool its many subsidiaries and separate the core web advertising business from newer ventures.
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (TSMC) has said it has started volume production of 16-nanometer chips, amid speculation that it has lost orders for Apple?s new iPhone.
Monday, August 10, 2015
The Google Hangouts 4.0 for Android was released today with a fresh new look, improved speed, and features that make it even easier to reach people the way you want to reach them.
The National Football League (NFL) said it signed a multi-year partnership with Twitter to deliver video and other content to NFL fans on a daily basis.
The Khronos Group, an open consortium of hardware and software companies, today announced expanded scope and momentum for its family of open standard 3D graphics APIs.
Japanese memory module and NAND storage manufacturer ATP announced an license agreement with Micron Technology to support legacy DRAM modules (SDR/DDR) previously manufactured by Micron.
Aspiring DJs now have control, with the launch of the DDJ-SB2 entry-level controller for Serato DJ Intro and Serato DJ.

Building upon last-year's record-breaking three million I/O per second Phase Change Memory (PCM) demonstration, HGST, in collaboration with Mellanox Technologies, is showcasing a PCM-based, RDMA-enabled in-memory compute cluster architecture that delivers DRAM-like performance at a lower cost of ownership with greater scalability.

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