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DJI Reveals Zenmuse X7

DJI Reveals Zenmuse X7

16 Oct 2017 comment

DJI has introduced the Zenmuse X7, the world’s first Super 35 digital film camera optimised for professional aerial cinematography.

Du transforms IoT & Cloud services with Ericsson

Du transforms IoT & Cloud services with Ericsson

16 Oct 2017 comment

Ericsson and du, a telecommunications operator based in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, have partnered to accelerate digitalization in the region by deploying innovative solutions that enable faster introduction of new Internet of Things (IoT) services.

Semiconductor Revenue Will Reach $411 Billion in 2017

Semiconductor Revenue Will Reach $411 Billion in 2017

16 Oct 2017 comment

Worldwide semiconductor revenue is forecast to total $411.1 billion in 2017, an increase of 19.7 percent from 2016, according to Gartner. This represents the strongest growth since the 2010 recovery from the financial crisis when revenue increased by 31.8 percent.

Twitter Is Crawling With Bots and Lacks Incentive to Expel Them

Twitter Is Crawling With Bots and Lacks Incentive to Expel Them

16 Oct 2017 comment

Twitter is scrambling to explain how bots controlled by Russian meddlers may have been used to impact the 2016 president election, according to Bloomberg.

How Drones Are Reshaping the Power and Utilities Sector

How Drones Are Reshaping the Power and Utilities Sector

16 Oct 2017 comment

The global market in drone-powered solutions for the power and utilities industries is worth as much as US$9.46 billion a year, PwC estimates in a new report. The study illustrates how creative uses of unmanned aerial vehicles are disrupting the way companies build, operate and maintain their networks.

Amazon Would Team Up With Apple and Google on Alexa Voice Assistant

Amazon Would Team Up With Apple and Google on Alexa Voice Assistant

16 Oct 2017 comment

Amazon is willing to team up with competitors Apple and Google if it would help improve customers’ experience with its Alexa voice-activated virtual assistant, an executive working on the platform said, according to Bloomberg.

Facebook Touts $199 Oculus Go VR Headset in Mainstream Push

Facebook Touts $199 Oculus Go VR Headset in Mainstream Push

15 Oct 2017 comment

Facebook unveiled a cheaper virtual-reality headset that works without being tethered to a computer, rounding out its plan for pushing the emerging technology to the masses, according to Bloomberg.

Intel Says New Chip Shows Rapid Progress in Quantum Computing

Intel Says New Chip Shows Rapid Progress in Quantum Computing

15 Oct 2017 comment

Intel said it delivered a test chip to a research partner that demonstrates the rapid progress being made in the field of quantum computing, according to Bloomberg. That chip, in theory would, be able to perform tasks on huge amounts of data and do it faster than regular computers.

Samsung Electronics CEO Steps Down

Samsung Electronics CEO Steps Down

13 Oct 2017 comment

Samsung Electronics Vice Chairman and CEO Kwon Oh-hyun is stepping down after more than three decades at the company, saying that he’s making way for new leadership amid a corruption trial surrounding the de facto chief, according to Bloomberg.

Repsly Appoints Ivana Smoljan as VP of Engineering

Repsly Appoints Ivana Smoljan as VP of Engineering

11 Oct 2017 comment

Repsly, a SaaS company, announced the addition of Ivana Smoljan Dobranovic to the firm’s leadership team. She joins Repsly to head the company’s engineering team based in Zagreb, Croatia.

Adel Al-Saleh to Become DT Board Member and CEO of T-Systems

Adel Al-Saleh to Become DT Board Member and CEO of T-Systems

10 Oct 2017 comment

Adel B. Al-Saleh (53) will become new Member of the Board of Management at Deutsche Telekom and CEO of T-Systems on January 1, 2018. Adel succeeds Reinhard Clemens, who will, as was already announced, leave DT.

DJI Reveals Zenmuse X7

DJI Reveals Zenmuse X7

16 Oct 2017 comment

DJI has introduced the Zenmuse X7, the world’s first Super 35 digital film camera optimised for professional aerial cinematography.

Du transforms IoT & Cloud services with Ericsson

Du transforms IoT & Cloud services with Ericsson

16 Oct 2017 comment

Ericsson and du, a telecommunications operator based in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, have partnered to accelerate digitalization in the region by deploying innovative solutions that enable faster introduction of new Internet of Things (IoT) services.

Twitter Is Crawling With Bots and Lacks Incentive to Expel Them

Twitter Is Crawling With Bots and Lacks Incentive to Expel Them

16 Oct 2017 comment

Twitter is scrambling to explain how bots controlled by Russian meddlers may have been used to impact the 2016 president election, according to Bloomberg.

5G New Radio Connection With 2 Gigabits per Second

5G New Radio Connection With 2 Gigabits per Second

14 Oct 2017 comment

Four radio cells in the Deutsche Telekom network are demonstrating the future of communication right now. The antennas in Berlin are the first in Europe with a live 5G connection in a real world setting.

Ericsson and VodafoneZiggo Prepare for 5G Readiness

Ericsson and VodafoneZiggo Prepare for 5G Readiness

9 Oct 2017 comment

Ericsson and VodafoneZiggo are working together to increase the capacity of the Vodafone mobile network in the Netherlands by maximizing the potential of Ericsson’s latest 5G-ready radio equipment and Vodafone’s spectrum assets.

Telia, Ericsson and Intel Will be the First to Make 5G Real in Europe

Telia, Ericsson and Intel Will be the First to Make 5G Real in Europe

2 Oct 2017 comment

Telia is deploying the first public 5G live network use cases in Europe in collaboration with Ericsson and Intel. This includes a high-speed 5G connection to a commercial passenger cruise ship delivering internet connectivity to the ship and its passengers while in port, and an industrial use case featuring a construction excavator remotely controlled with a live 5G network.

Wal-Mart Deploys Shopping App to Simplify Returns for Holidays

Wal-Mart Deploys Shopping App to Simplify Returns for Holidays

11 Oct 2017 comment

Wal-Mart is simplifying the return process through its smartphone app, aiming to ease a major hassle of shopping in time for the holiday season, according to Bloomberg.

New AI-Based Advanced Threat Protection Solution

New AI-Based Advanced Threat Protection Solution

11 Oct 2017 comment

The companies Rohde & Schwarz Cybersecurity and Saint Security announced the release of a technology solution that leverages artificial intelligence, machine learning and big data-based profiling methodologies to fight advanced persistent threats (APTs).

Four Banks Join Initiative to Build a New Global Trade Platform

Four Banks Join Initiative to Build a New Global Trade Platform

6 Oct 2017 comment

Bank of Montreal, CaixaBank, Commerzbank and Erste Group have joined an initiative launched by UBS and IBM in 2016 to build a new global trade platform based on blockchain technology called Batavia.

Intel Says New Chip Shows Rapid Progress in Quantum Computing

Intel Says New Chip Shows Rapid Progress in Quantum Computing

15 Oct 2017 comment

Intel said it delivered a test chip to a research partner that demonstrates the rapid progress being made in the field of quantum computing, according to Bloomberg. That chip, in theory would, be able to perform tasks on huge amounts of data and do it faster than regular computers.

Battery Maker Backed by African Fuel Company Seeks More Cash

Battery Maker Backed by African Fuel Company Seeks More Cash

8 Oct 2017 comment

A U.K. battery maker backed by the biggest producer of fuel from coal is raising new funds to develop novel technology for airplanes, drones and spaceships, according to Bloomberg.

Japanese Company Ohara Eyes Future in Next-Gen Batteries

Japanese Company Ohara Eyes Future in Next-Gen Batteries

7 Oct 2017 comment

Japanese optical glassmaker Ohara, whose products are used in precision optical devices such as digital cameras and telescopes, is eyeing a share of the fast-growing battery market with a material that it says can be used in both next-generation batteries and to enhance conventional batteries, according to Bloomberg.