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eBay is Working on Tech Tools to Make Online Shopping More Fun

eBay is Working on Tech Tools to Make Online Shopping More Fun

17 Feb 2018 comment

eBay will roll out new augmented reality features this year to make buying and selling goods on the website more engaging, and is exploring a credit program for sellers to encourage them to keep their money on the platform, according to Bloomberg.

London Not Ready for Driverless Cars Before 2030s, Report Says

London Not Ready for Driverless Cars Before 2030s, Report Says

17 Feb 2018 comment

London is ill-prepared to become an early adopter of cutting-edge transport technology including driverless cars and retail deliveries by drone, according to Bloomberg, citing city’s lawmakers.

Qualcomm Rejects Broadcom's Offer, Says Open to More Talks

Qualcomm Rejects Broadcom's Offer, Says Open to More Talks

17 Feb 2018 comment

Qualcomm’s board said discussions with Broadcom failed to persuade the chipmaker to sign off on a $121 billion takeover offer, making it more likely shareholders will get to decide on the fate of the deal, according to Bloomberg.

Online Child Sex-Abuse Linked to Falling Phone Prices

Online Child Sex-Abuse Linked to Falling Phone Prices

16 Feb 2018 comment

Wider access to smartphones and super-fast internet access are giving rise to a disturbing trend: a surge in on-demand, live-streaming online child sexual abuse, according to Bloomberg.

Samsung Begins Production of 256GB eUFS for Automotive Applications

Samsung Begins Production of 256GB eUFS for Automotive Applications

16 Feb 2018 comment

Samsung announced that it has begun mass production of a 256-gigabyte (GB) embedded Universal Flash Storage (eUFS) solution with advanced features based on automotive specifications from the JEDEC UFS 3.0 standard, for the first time in the industry.

eRetail Sales Will Pass $3.3 Trillion This Year, Up by 10% on 2017

eRetail Sales Will Pass $3.3 Trillion This Year, Up by 10% on 2017

16 Feb 2018 comment

A new study from Juniper Research has found that the value of consumer spend on remote payments for digital and physical goods will surpass $3.3 trillion this year, up 10% on 2017’s total of $3 trillion.

Toyota Bets on Future of Taxis With Ride-Hailing App Investment

Toyota Bets on Future of Taxis With Ride-Hailing App Investment

16 Feb 2018 comment

Seeking a bigger role in defining the future of connected mobility, Asia’s biggest automaker Toyota is investing an additional 7.5 billion yen ($68.6 million) into Japan Taxi, a cab-hailing app run by Ichiro Kawanabe, a taxi industry insider, according to Bloomberg.

Advertisers Tuning Out TV in Sign of Trouble for Media Companies

Advertisers Tuning Out TV in Sign of Trouble for Media Companies

16 Feb 2018 comment

Television-advertising sales in the U.S. fell 7.8 percent to $61.8 billion last year, the steepest drop outside of a recession in at least 20 years, while sales at cable networks slumped for the first time in almost a decade, according to Bloomberg.

Ericsson Makes Changes to Executive Team

Ericsson Makes Changes to Executive Team

6 Feb 2018 comment

Ericsson announced changes to the group structure and its Executive Team. A Business Area Emerging Business is created to increase focus on innovation and new business development, with initial focus on IoT and within distributed cloud solutions.

New Head of Gideon Brothers’ Autonomous Technologies Division

New Head of Gideon Brothers’ Autonomous Technologies Division

1 Feb 2018 comment

Gideon Brothers announced that Josip Ćesić will lead the company’s Autonomous Technologies Division.

Texas Instruments CEO Templeton to Step Down; Crutcher Promoted

Texas Instruments CEO Templeton to Step Down; Crutcher Promoted

21 Jan 2018 comment

Texas Instruments said Rich Templeton is stepping down as president and chief executive officer after more than 13 years at the helm, according to Bloomberg.

eBay is Working on Tech Tools to Make Online Shopping More Fun

eBay is Working on Tech Tools to Make Online Shopping More Fun

17 Feb 2018 comment

eBay will roll out new augmented reality features this year to make buying and selling goods on the website more engaging, and is exploring a credit program for sellers to encourage them to keep their money on the platform, according to Bloomberg.

London Not Ready for Driverless Cars Before 2030s, Report Says

London Not Ready for Driverless Cars Before 2030s, Report Says

17 Feb 2018 comment

London is ill-prepared to become an early adopter of cutting-edge transport technology including driverless cars and retail deliveries by drone, according to Bloomberg, citing city’s lawmakers.

Qualcomm Rejects Broadcom's Offer, Says Open to More Talks

Qualcomm Rejects Broadcom's Offer, Says Open to More Talks

17 Feb 2018 comment

Qualcomm’s board said discussions with Broadcom failed to persuade the chipmaker to sign off on a $121 billion takeover offer, making it more likely shareholders will get to decide on the fate of the deal, according to Bloomberg.

Telstra, Ericsson, Qualcomm and NetGear Achieve 2Gbps Speeds in Live Demo

Telstra, Ericsson, Qualcomm and NetGear Achieve 2Gbps Speeds in Live Demo

15 Feb 2018 comment

Telstra, Ericsson, NetGear and Qualcomm announced they have achieved record-breaking 4G speeds of up to 2 Gigabits per second (Gbps) in lab testing using a new commercially announced chipset.

VoLTE Now Available for iPhone users in Hrvatski Telekom Network

VoLTE Now Available for iPhone users in Hrvatski Telekom Network

2 Feb 2018 comment

Superior call quality and a faster call setup through VoLTE service by Hrvatski Telekom, which has been confirmed also by an independent research conducted by P3, enhances iPhone user experience, said largest Croatian operator.

DT, Intel and Huawei Achieve First 5G NR Interoperability

DT, Intel and Huawei Achieve First 5G NR Interoperability

29 Jan 2018 comment

Deutsche Telekom, Intel and Huawei announced they have collaborated to achieve the world's first 5G interoperability and development testing (IODT) based on the 3GPP R15 Standard with a commercial base station.

Combis Implemented Advanced Data Center Solution at INA

Combis Implemented Advanced Data Center Solution at INA

2 Feb 2018 comment

Combis, leading ICT services provider in Croatia, has implemented an advanced software-defined networking solution (SDN) for data centers in oil company INA.

CES: Bosch Sees Future in Smart-city Business

CES: Bosch Sees Future in Smart-city Business

12 Jan 2018 comment

German company Bosch has presented many new smart-city solutions at this year's CES in Las Vegas. They range from a new compact unit that measures and analyzes air quality in real time, to a system that digitally monitors river water levels and gives early warning of flood risks and  a completely automatic parking space service.

CES: CEVA Introduced NeuPro Processors and ClearVox Solution

CES: CEVA Introduced NeuPro Processors and ClearVox Solution

12 Jan 2018 comment

At CES in Las Vegas, CEVA introduced NeuPro, specialized AI processor family for deep learning inference, and ClearVox, a software suite of advanced voice input processing algorithms.

Samsung Begins Production of 256GB eUFS for Automotive Applications

Samsung Begins Production of 256GB eUFS for Automotive Applications

16 Feb 2018 comment

Samsung announced that it has begun mass production of a 256-gigabyte (GB) embedded Universal Flash Storage (eUFS) solution with advanced features based on automotive specifications from the JEDEC UFS 3.0 standard, for the first time in the industry.

Samsung SDI Turns to Used Phones for Cobalt as Prices Surge

Samsung SDI Turns to Used Phones for Cobalt as Prices Surge

14 Feb 2018 comment

Samsung SDI, a battery supplier to carmakers, plans to recycle cobalt from used mobile phones as companies around the world scramble to secure supplies of the metal amid surging prices, according to Bloomberg.

Most Powerful Rocket Sends Tesla to Space

Most Powerful Rocket Sends Tesla to Space

7 Feb 2018 comment

Elon Musk’s SpaceX launched its new Falcon Heavy rocket for the first time last night, according to Bloomberg.