• Samsung Electronics' net profit down 0.09 pct in Q2
Samsung Electronics' net profit down 0.09 pct in Q2

Adding to its troubles, its vice-chairman Lee Jae-yong, scion of the Samsung group's founding family, was jailed a year ago for his part in the sprawling corruption scandal that brought down former president Park Geun-hye. The overall tablet market has been in decline but tablets catering to professionals and the enterprise has been increasing, S...

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  • Uber driver fired after he live streamed passengers on Twitch without consent
Uber driver fired after he live streamed passengers on Twitch without consent

Anonymous viewers online often commented on riders' conversations and left sexual or offensive comments about female passengers' bodies. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported 32-year-old Jason Gargac of Florissant, Mo., has given about 700 rides in the area since March.

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  • Fuchsia OS might take Android's place 5 years from now
Fuchsia OS might take Android's place 5 years from now

Trump tweets Thursday: "I told you so!" Google provides Android free to smartphone manufacturers and generates most of its revenue from selling advertisements that appear along with search results. Diana Moss, president of the American Antitrust Institute, says Europe has been much more aggressive in its oversight of tech giants than the U.S. It ...

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  • Apple refreshes its Macbook Pro laptops with 8th gen Intel CPUs
Apple refreshes its Macbook Pro laptops with 8th gen Intel CPUs

They now also include support for 32GB of system memory and a 4TB SSD. The new Retina display with True Tone technology offer support for the P3 wide colour gamut. Apple has also added its True Tone displays available on latest iPhones, to the new MacBooks, which basically changes the color temperature of the screen based on your environment.

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  • 10 points WhatsApp wants you to remember before sending a message
10 points WhatsApp wants you to remember before sending a message

Apart from English readers, WhatsApp will also cater regional dailies across India (such as Gujarat, Maharashtra and Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh and other states) where fake news circulation has been spreading like a wildfire. WhatsApp new suspicious link feature will automatically check the authenticity of the website links being shared. India is...

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  • Xiaomi’s weak debut portends trouble for imminent Hong Kong tech listings
Xiaomi’s weak debut portends trouble for imminent Hong Kong tech listings

The dispute has its roots in American concerns about China's tech ambitions and its huge trade surplus with the United States. The smartphone maker said on Friday it raised just US$3.1 billion after pricing the IPO at the bottom end of a range, cutting its valuation to about US$54 billion - roughly half of the initial goal.

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  • Apple and Samsung's Decade-Long Patent Infringement Lawsuit Ends Up in Settlement
Apple and Samsung's Decade-Long Patent Infringement Lawsuit Ends Up in Settlement

However, the terms of the settlement were not disclosed. Apple and Samsung have been fighting over the designs and functionality of their smartphones and tablets since 2011. It is important that we continue to protect the hard work and innovation of so many people at Apple . While Apple scored a major public relations victory with an ini...

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  • The Qualcomm Snapdragon 1000 is gunning for Intel’s PC market
The Qualcomm Snapdragon 1000 is gunning for Intel’s PC market

However WinFuture said that it had found details about a chip called the SDM1000 (possibly Snapdragon 1000). The most important information that Quandt uncovered came from the LinkedIn profile of a Microsoft Windows Multimedia Project Engineer, which mentioned "test operations on Qualcomm Snapdragon premium tier chipset SDM845 and SDM10...

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  • First public beta of iOS 12 released
First public beta of iOS 12 released

Apple's iOS public betas , as well as all subsequent updates , are automatically pushed to your device over the air. But as a beta, the software will be a little buggy. You can get an overview of the other new features in tvOS 12 here . Once completed you will then be able to download and install the iOS 12 Public Beta Software Profile , fo...

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  • Upcoming iOS 12 Will Share Emergency Location With 911 Services
Upcoming iOS 12 Will Share Emergency Location With 911 Services

For privacy, the user information collected can not be used for any non-emergency objective. "Communities rely on 911 centers in an emergency, and we believe they should have the best available technology at their disposal", Apple CEO Tim Cook said today.

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  • Pokémon Go will let you trade creatures
Pokémon Go will let you trade creatures

Then you'll select which Pokemon you're trading and pay the requisite amount of stardust to send them off. Leveling up your friendship rank will decrease the amount of stardust required, with Niantic explaining that a legendary creature will require 1,000,000 stardust at the beginning rank and around 40,000 at maximum.

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