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Qualcomm gains USD 30 billion in market value after Apple settlement

The deal with Apple, coming at the cusp of the rollout of high-speed 5G network could help Qualcomm return to the preeminent position.

18 Apr 2019 2:05 PM

fast-charging lithium-ion batteries discovered

Researchers believe the function of lithium-ion batteries can be enhanced further.

18 Apr 2019 10:54 AM

Tesla Model 3 shouldn't be 100 per cent charged: CEO Elon Musk

When the battery is full the Tesla Model 3 is less energy efficient.

18 Apr 2019 10:35 AM

Uber allows women drivers to choose female passengers

Uber announced the introduction of its ‘Passenger Preference’ feature in Saudi Arabia for the female drivers.

18 Apr 2019 10:29 AM

Microsoft denies face-recognition tech sales over privacy concerns

Microsoft believes it would have likely resulted in innocent women and minorities being held for questioning more often.

18 Apr 2019 10:19 AM


Apple accused of securities fraud over iPhone sales in China

Apple Inc was accused in a new lawsuit of securities fraud for concealing a slump in demand for iPhones.

18 Apr 2019 9:46 AM

Facebook working on voice assistant to rival Amazon's Alexa

“We are working to develop voice and AI assistant technologies,” a Facebook spokesperson said.

18 Apr 2019 9:41 AM

Fines on internet firms for not removing extremist content quickly

The measures have been brought into sharper focus since the live streaming on one of Facebook’s platforms.

18 Apr 2019 9:39 AM

How 5G drove moves by Apple, Qualcomm and Intel

Apple Inc and Qualcomm Inc settled an acrimonious two-year legal dispute.

18 Apr 2019 9:37 AM

Facebook unintentionally uploaded email contacts of 1.5m new users

The contacts were not shared with anyone and the company is deleting them.

18 Apr 2019 9:36 AM


You could be a victim of this Game of Thrones scam

The legitimate websites include fan pages, online games or small shopping sites, looking for potential customers.

17 Apr 2019 7:00 PM

Inkers deploys Face recognition Cameras at Mistral for AMS and employee productivity

Face recognition system for employee attendance installed.

17 Apr 2019 6:32 PM

Qualcomm stock jumps 23 per cent on surprise settlement with Apple

The Qualcomm settlement also incorporates a six-year patent license and a payment from Apple to Qualcomm.

17 Apr 2019 12:52 PM

A peek into world's first all-electric British hypercar

Lotus teased its Type 130, touted as the first all-electric British hypercar.

17 Apr 2019 12:13 PM

Apple to introduce iOS 13

The software update is expected to bring a full dark mode.

17 Apr 2019 11:59 AM


Meet S.Ride, Sony's rival to Uber in Japan

The Sony S.Ride is a joint venture of Sony and its payment service with five taxi companies in Tokyo.

17 Apr 2019 11:37 AM

Huawei’s camera beast P30 Pro poses privacy problems?

While the issue is not currently as big as you would think and it has been around for a while too long.

17 Apr 2019 11:35 AM

Facebook scrapping messenger payments in UK

Facebook will continue to support other transactions such as donations to charitable organisations.

17 Apr 2019 11:30 AM

Google Pay allowing access to loyalty cards, tickets via Gmail

The feature allows the app to pull out relevant data from their Gmail automatically and show in the payment service app.

17 Apr 2019 11:21 AM

Intel to exit 5G smartphone modem business

Intel will assess opportunities for 4G and 5G modems in PCs, internet of things devices and other data-centric devices.

17 Apr 2019 11:09 AM