Oct 23- Touchscreen chip maker Synaptics Inc reported lower-than-expected first-quarter revenue and profit, hurt by weak demand from smartphone makers, sending its shares down 13 percent in extended trading. "Given that certain Samsung designs that have come out recently are not using Synaptics touch IC products, we think that would probably be a real driver...» Read More
Hewlett-Packard announces a split between its PC and printer business from its enterprise business.
Henry Hargreaves has found a new way to dispose of your old gadgets and it involves a deep fryer.
The Syracuse University coach has partnered with a tech developer to test virtual reality for basketball games.
According to a report, Facebook is on the road to becoming a place for users to find support communities for various health ailments.
Once aimed at a small elite with their blingy designs, luxury smartphones are toning down as manufacturers look to broaden the appeal of their high-end devices.
BlackBerry CEO John Chen says the new BlackBerry Passport isn't an iPhone killer—and that's OK.
Netflix adds on to original content shows by adding original content movie with major movie star, Adam Sandler.
Aamir Baig pitched his start-up e-commerce company Bryght. The business model: high-end furniture at an affordable price. Can he convince the panel?
Controversy surrounds Google and Apple as it seeks better encryption for its mobile devices.
Microsoft previewed early elements of the next generation of its iconic computer operating system. USAToday reports.
Oculus’ improvements in virtual reality tech may innovate gaming but sanitation may prevent VR arcades from becoming a reality, Re/code reports.
Carl Icahn won his 9-month battle with eBay, splitting eBay and PayPal up in to two separate companies. How will the companies fare on their own and how will investors and consumers be impacted?
Europe is a "slacker with low expectations", run by politicians that strangle technological progress, Peter Thiel says. The FT reports.
Wearable technology maker GoPro on Monday disclosed details on three new cameras slated for release on Sunday.
Many people love seeing big companies and products fail which may be why news of BendGate spread like wildfire.
SINGAPORE, Sept 28- When popular Chinese handset maker Xiaomi Inc admitted that its devices were sending users' personal information back to a server in China, it prompted howls of protest and an investigation by Taiwan's government. The affair has also drawn attention to just how little we know about what happens between our smartphone and the outside world.
The new, post-Edward Snowden smartphone is the first that will disrupt American spying, the New York Times reports.
Apple releases iOS 8.0.2, promising to fix the issues that affected iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus users who downloaded 8.0.1.
BlackBerry reported a smaller quarterly loss on Friday in an early sign that its drawn-out turnaround efforts might be working.
Apple says the iPhone 6 is "the most tested product we have ever done," refuting claims of bendy hardware.
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