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Put your headsets on and get ready! A startup called “The Void” plans on taking video-gaming junkies to a whole new dimension.
SEATTLE, May 20- Microsoft's plan to make its new version of Windows a mobile hit by letting it accept tweaked Apple and Android apps has met an obstacle: some of the software developers the company needs to woo just aren't interested. Windows phones accounted for just 3 percent of global smartphone sales last year, compared with about 81 percent for devices with...
Apple is introducing an updated MacBook Pro and iMac and lowering the price for its top-end iMac.
Chinese smartphone giant, Xiaomi, is set to open its doors to U.S. and European consumers shortly.
Companies – even new ones – appear to be skipping out on capex, but that spending may just not get counted because your kid is playing with it, UBS said.
*Car companies use Nvidia's "supercomputer on a chip". DETROIT, May 14- It took Silicon Valley chipmaker Nvidia Corp the better part of a decade to gain acceptance as a global automotive supplier, a lesson for other technology firms hoping to make a similar transition from consumer electronics to car components. Nvidia had a thriving business in supplying...
The auction for bankrupt electronic retailer RadioShack's name and customer data will resume, despite objections.
This 6-year-old company culls ideas submitted to its website, and the best ones get made and sold in some of the world's biggest retailers.
An MIT grad invented this cloud file-sharing technology that has become a ubiquitous tool used by more than 300 million people worldwide.
Wearable technology, most notably in the form of Apple's pricy new watch, offers the promise of new tools for travel.
Online daters, beware. The founder and CEO of the eHarmony online dating site has some warnings for would-be spouses.
STOCKHOLM, May 8- Swedish mobile telecom equipment maker Ericsson has filed lawsuits in Germany, Britain and the Netherlands against Apple over technology licence payments, Ericsson said on Friday. We are confident the courts in Germany, the UK and the Netherlands will be able to help us resolve this matter in a fair manner, "he added. Last year, smartphone maker...
MUMBAI, May 8- Alibaba Group Holding is in talks with India's Micromax Informatics to buy an about 20 percent stake in the smartphone maker, helping the Chinese e-commerce giant expand in one of the world's fastest growing markets for the devices, several people with direct knowledge of the matter said. The deal, if completed, would see Alibaba investing as much as...
LinkedIn was awarded 1.5 million square feet to expand its offices, The New York Times reports.
If you've been waiting for the right price on an electric vehicle, Tesla is tempting you to click "buy."
Apple's Watch has the lowest ratio of hardware costs to retail price across any Apple phone, according to research firm IHS.
TOKYO, April 30- Japanese consumer electronics maker Sony Corp expects operating profit to more than quadruple this year, as strong sales of camera sensors and cost cuts anchor a long-awaited turnaround after years of losses on TVs and mobile phones. Sony said on Thursday it estimates operating profit will jump in the year ending March 2016 to 320 billion yen.
Sony said it expects operating profit to more than quadruple this fiscal year, boosted by strong sales of camera sensors and cost cuts.
TOKYO, April 30- Japanese consumer electronics maker Sony Corp said it expects operating profit to more than quadruple this fiscal year, boosted by strong sales of camera sensors and cost cuts as it seeks to turn around its loss-making mobile phone business. Sony said on Thursday it estimates operating profit will grow in the year ending March 2016 to 320...
Strategy Analytics declined to say how many handsets Samsung had shipped in China during the quarter, although it expected the South Korean company to return to the top three in the next one or two quarters following the launch of its flagship S6 and S6 edge models in April. It expects Apple to surpass Xiaomi to top the China market later this year on the strength...