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Western European MFP Market in Line With Expectations  in 3Q17

Western European MFP Market in Line With Expectations in 3Q17

24 Nov 2017 comment

According to research by IDC, the Western European printer and multifunction (MFP) market decreased by 3.2% in unit terms in 3Q17 compared with the same period a year ago. There were negative sales performances in both inkjet and laser markets for units, and value for the laser market was down too.

Tech Bubble Record About to Be Popped as Chip Stocks Rally

Tech Bubble Record About to Be Popped as Chip Stocks Rally

24 Nov 2017 comment

Chip stocks are poised to close in record territory after this year’s gains have pushed the Philadelphia Semiconductor Index back to levels not seen since the peak of the bubble more than 17 years ago, according to Bloomberg.

Where Can You Withdraw Bitcoins?

Where Can You Withdraw Bitcoins?

23 Nov 2017 comment

2017 has been the year of Bitcoin. Not only did the value of the digital coin increase, its success and attention in the media also attracted the interest of companies.

Airbus Exploring Single-Pilot, Autonomous Plane in Tech Race

Airbus Exploring Single-Pilot, Autonomous Plane in Tech Race

23 Nov 2017 comment

Airbus SE is looking to develop autonomous aircraft and technologies that will allow a single pilot to operate commercial jetliners, helping cut costs for carriers, Airbus Chief Technology Officer Paul Eremenko said to Bloomberg. “The more disruptive approach is to say maybe we can reduce the crew needs for our future aircraft,” Eremenko told Bloomberg Television’s Yvonne Man in an interview broadcast on Wednesday. “We’re pursuing single-pilot operation as a potential option and a lot of the technologies needed to make that happen has also put us on the path towards unpiloted operation.”

Automated SMS Messages Will Grow 20% By 2022

Automated SMS Messages Will Grow 20% By 2022

23 Nov 2017 comment

The volume of A2P (Application to Person) messaging is expected to increase by 20% over the next 5 years to more than 2.7 trillion by 2022, up from 2.1 trillion this year, a new report from Juniper Research has found.

Huawei Releases New-Generation 5G-oriented Base Station

Huawei Releases New-Generation 5G-oriented Base Station

23 Nov 2017 comment

At the 2017 Global Mobile Broadband Forum in London, Huawei released a new generation of 5G-oriented base station featuring three highlights: "extreme simplicity", "extreme speed", and "extreme evolution".

Technology Reduced the Tax Compliance Burden on Business

Technology Reduced the Tax Compliance Burden on Business

23 Nov 2017 comment

The use of technology, by business and government, in tax compliance is driving continued simplification and reduction in the burden of tax compliance on businesses, says the latest edition of Paying Taxes 2018, a report by The World Bank Group and PwC.

Ireland Blames Apple for Delays in Back Taxes Collection

Ireland Blames Apple for Delays in Back Taxes Collection

23 Nov 2017 comment

Ireland’s prime minister Leo Varadkar blamed Apple for delays in the collection of about 13 billion euros in back taxes Ireland has been ordered to gather from the company, according to Bloomberg. The European Commission sued Ireland in October for failing to collect the money quickly enough.

HP Enterprise CEO Whitman to Step Down

HP Enterprise CEO Whitman to Step Down

22 Nov 2017 comment

Hewlett Packard Enterprise said Chief Executive Officer Meg Whitman is stepping down after six years leading the company, according to Bloomberg.

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.

Tech Bubble Record About to Be Popped as Chip Stocks Rally

Tech Bubble Record About to Be Popped as Chip Stocks Rally

24 Nov 2017 comment

Chip stocks are poised to close in record territory after this year’s gains have pushed the Philadelphia Semiconductor Index back to levels not seen since the peak of the bubble more than 17 years ago, according to Bloomberg.

Ireland Blames Apple for Delays in Back Taxes Collection

Ireland Blames Apple for Delays in Back Taxes Collection

23 Nov 2017 comment

Ireland’s prime minister Leo Varadkar blamed Apple for delays in the collection of about 13 billion euros in back taxes Ireland has been ordered to gather from the company, according to Bloomberg. The European Commission sued Ireland in October for failing to collect the money quickly enough.

HP Revenue Beats Estimates as PC Maker Bucks Industry Declines

HP Revenue Beats Estimates as PC Maker Bucks Industry Declines

22 Nov 2017 comment

HP reported revenue that beat analysts’ estimates, with an industry-defying surge in personal-computer sales driving a fifth consecutive quarterly increase, according to Bloomberg.

Huawei Releases New-Generation 5G-oriented Base Station

Huawei Releases New-Generation 5G-oriented Base Station

23 Nov 2017 comment

At the 2017 Global Mobile Broadband Forum in London, Huawei released a new generation of 5G-oriented base station featuring three highlights: "extreme simplicity", "extreme speed", and "extreme evolution".

Movistar and Ericsson Bring First 5G Trial to Argentina

Movistar and Ericsson Bring First 5G Trial to Argentina

15 Nov 2017 comment

Telefónica-owned operator Movistar and Ericsson have brought the first 5G test system to Argentina, allowing telecom operators and ecosystem partners such as academic institutions and industry representatives, to test 5G capabilities in a live network.

Huawei Releases SuperFTTB Solution for Gigabit Access Acceleration

Huawei Releases SuperFTTB Solution for Gigabit Access Acceleration

14 Nov 2017 comment

At the Broadband World Forum (BBWF) 2017, Huawei released its SuperFTTB solution. It uses 212 MHz G.fast technology to enable operators to support gigabit access through copper lines.

Microsoft Announces New AI, IoT and Machine Learning Tools for Developers

Microsoft Announces New AI, IoT and Machine Learning Tools for Developers

21 Nov 2017 comment

At Connect, Microsoft’s annual event for professional developers, executive vice president Scott Guthrie announced new data platform technologies and cross-platform developer tools.

Lenovo Accelerates AI Initiatives to Solve Greatest Challenges

Lenovo Accelerates AI Initiatives to Solve Greatest Challenges

20 Nov 2017 comment

Lenovo Data Center Group announced new initiatives designed to empower customers to embrace Artificial Intelligence (AI) and make it a true reality for their organizations to achieve augmented intelligence capabilities for increased productivity and transformative results.

Dell EMC Solutions Bring Machine and Deep Learning to Enterprises

Dell EMC Solutions Bring Machine and Deep Learning to Enterprises

19 Nov 2017 comment

Dell EMC announced new machine learning and deep learning solutions, continuing the company’s work to bring high performance computing (HPC) and data analytics capabilities to mainstream enterprises worldwide.

Airbus Exploring Single-Pilot, Autonomous Plane in Tech Race

Airbus Exploring Single-Pilot, Autonomous Plane in Tech Race

23 Nov 2017 comment

Airbus SE is looking to develop autonomous aircraft and technologies that will allow a single pilot to operate commercial jetliners, helping cut costs for carriers, Airbus Chief Technology Officer Paul Eremenko said to Bloomberg. “The more disruptive approach is to say maybe we can reduce the crew needs for our future aircraft,” Eremenko told Bloomberg Television’s Yvonne Man in an interview broadcast on Wednesday. “We’re pursuing single-pilot operation as a potential option and a lot of the technologies needed to make that happen has also put us on the path towards unpiloted operation.”

Germany Takes Action Against Kids Watches With Eavesdropping Function

Germany Takes Action Against Kids Watches With Eavesdropping Function

21 Nov 2017 comment

German watchdog Bundesnetzagentur prohibited sale of children's watches that have an "eavesdropping" function and has already taken action against several offers on the internet.

Apple Is Said to Target Rear-Facing 3-D Sensor for 2019 iPhone

Apple Is Said to Target Rear-Facing 3-D Sensor for 2019 iPhone

20 Nov 2017 comment

Apple is working on a rear-facing 3-D sensor system for the iPhone in 2019, another step toward turning the handset into a leading augmented-reality device, according to Bloomberg, citing people familiar with the plan.