Xiaomi sneaks into North America with Mexico launch

May 11, 2017

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi is preparing toenter North America, but it isnt quitethe launch you may be waiting on. The company, it downsized its operations there last year following issues with taxation and manufacturing policies. Despite that setback, the company seems keen to expand in the region. Mexico is a really important market for us and acts as our starting point to reach the rest of Latin America,Donovan Sung, director…

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Go Ahead and Date Your Digital Assistant

May 8, 2017

When Siri is asked whether she has a boyfriend, the iPhone's digital assistant is usually quick to deflect the question with a quip about drones always trying to pick her up. For Minori Takechi, founder of Groove X Inc., another Japanese startup, is working on a robot that "touches your heart." When Takechi set out to raise money in early 2015, before Amazon's Echo started to gain traction and Google…

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Crunch Report | Rumors: Amazons New Echo Device

May 7, 2017

U.S. Department of Justice is apparently analyse Ubers controversial Greyball program Facebook screens Oculus Story Studio original VR content disagreement Credits Written by : Tito Hamze, John Mannes Hosted& Filmed by : Tito Hamze Edited by : Chris Gates Teleprompter : Tito Hamze Notes : < li> I dont know what to wear on Crunch Report( Its a hard decision and I suck at garmenting myself ). If you are…

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Amazon beefs up drone delivery R&D in Cambridge

May 6, 2017

Amazon is expanding its R& D facilities in Cambridge, UK, witha plan to move intoa new 60,000 sq ft locate in the city withcapacity for more than 400 staff. Cambridge University, one of the UKs top rank academic institutions, has a strong places great importance on science explaining why a raft of tech conglomerates( yesterday, Amazon enunciated staff at the site will includemachine learning scientists, knowledge engineers, data scientists, numerical…

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Uber faces criminal investigation after evading the law with ‘Greyball’ tool

May 5, 2017

US justice department inquiry reaches after Uber accepted abusing software to identify and bypas clampdowns by government officials The US Department of Justice has begun a criminal investigation into Ubers use of a software tool that helped its drivers evade regional transportation regulators, two generators very well known the situation said. Uber has acknowledged the software, known as Greyball, cured it identify and circumvent government officials who were trying to…

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Nikes two-hour marathon project reveals technological inequities in sport

May 5, 2017

This weekend, with technological improve, three runners will try to break the two-hour marathon hindrance. This is a good time to ask who engineering is for This weekend in Italy three privileged jocks sponsored by Nike, the athletics company, will, milieu permitting, 2: 02:57, to be prepared by Dennis Kimetto of Kenya in Berlin in 2014. Shaving three minutes from the marathon enter would be an incredible accomplishment. The previous…

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Shareholders pressure Intel over PAC spending

May 4, 2017

Intel isnt the only tech company with a political action committee funneling money into Congress. But some of Intels recent donations includingto politicians known for opposing marriage equality like North CarolinaSenator Richard Burr andMinnesota Representative Tom Emmer have alarmed shareholders, who are now political accountability guidelines after the November election, the sentence about explaining significant incongruencies between a candidates record and our own policies had vanished. In a recent self-described…

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Facebook shares dip from high as investors fret over costs, future profit

May 4, 2017

The macrocosms biggest online social network is searching for new announce features to augment primary revenue streams that it expects to cool off this year Facebook reported tiding quarterly gain and receipt on Wednesday, helped by its fast-growing portable ad business. But its shares dipped from a record high-pitched in after-hours trading as investors evidenced some nervousness about future earnings. The macrocosms biggest online social network, which is nearing the…

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