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Philippines’ Duterte offers China 3rd telecom carrier slot
  • Tue, 21 Nov 2017 01:34

(AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has offered to China an opportunity to operate a new, third telecommunications carrier in the country,...

Marvell Technology to buy chipmaker Cavium for about $6 billion
  • Mon, 20 Nov 2017 23:49

Enlarge (credit: Google) In another consolidation move in the semiconductor industry, chipmaker Marvell Technology announced it will acquire competi...

Uber Strikes Deal With Volvo to Bring Self-Driving Cars to Its Network
  • Mon, 20 Nov 2017 22:52

Uber has agreed to buy tens of thousands of self-driving Volvos for its ride-hailing network once the technology is production-ready. NYT > Technolog...

Defakto’s ‘Stille Nacht’ watch is a limited edition of galactic proportions
  • Mon, 20 Nov 2017 21:53

 Independent watchmaker Defakto creates some stunning timepieces via its regular collection, but it has a new limited series that is particularly...

Baidu plans mass production of self-driving mini-bus
  • Mon, 20 Nov 2017 19:01

(China Plus) Chinese artificial intelligence (AI) giant Baidu has unveiled a plan to mass produce its self-driving mini-bus by July 2018, Economic V...

Apple delays launch of smart speaker
  • Mon, 20 Nov 2017 17:43

The HomePod will now be released in early 2018 as the gadget still needs work, said Apple. BBC News - Technology

Monzo’s latest round included £11M in secondary as founding employees partly cash in
  • Mon, 20 Nov 2017 16:53

 Earlier this month, U.K.-based challenger bank Monzo announced that it had raised a further £71 million in a round led by Goodwater Capital, gi...

Tech In Asia raises $6.6M led by Korean conglomerate Hanwha
  • Mon, 20 Nov 2017 14:41

 Tech In Asia, the Singapore-based media and events startup, has closed $ 6.6 million in fresh funding. The lead investor is a name that may not...

Mike and Nathaniel’s Week in Tech: Everybody Loves Bitcoin
  • Mon, 20 Nov 2017 12:43

In this week’s tech newsletter, Mike Isaac and Nathaniel Popper delve into the popularity of Bitcoin, and the new troubles at Twitter. NYT > Techno...

Argentine Navy diesel sub disappears, NASA plane joins in search
  • Mon, 20 Nov 2017 11:55

NASA The US Navy and NASA have joined the search for an Argentine Armada (navy) diesel-electric attack submarine—the...

Youth Radio Offers Kids' Take on Current Events
  • Mon, 20 Nov 2017 11:10

A stellar take on the news from diverse kid journalists Techlearning RSS Feed

Apple delays HomePod till 2018
  • Mon, 20 Nov 2017 09:50

Here’s one Apple product you won’t find under the tree this year: HomePod. While Apple had originally planned to release its HomePod smart speaker...

Investors in Chinese start-ups still eye exits through digital currency offerings
  • Mon, 20 Nov 2017 08:49

(SCMP) Founders and seed investors in Chinese technology companies are coming up with more innovative ways of exiting their investments, with some e...

Wine-making existed at least 500 years earlier than previously known
  • Mon, 20 Nov 2017 07:49

ACCORDING to the ancient Greeks, wine was first discovered by Dionysus, and proved so popular that he was rewarded with godhood. The ancient Persians ...

Exclusive: Qualcomm set to win conditional Japanese antitrust okay for NXP deal - source
  • Mon, 20 Nov 2017 06:53

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - U.S. smartphone chipmaker Qualcomm is set to win “imminent” Japanese antitrust clearance for its $ 38-billion bid for NXP S...

Chinese Phone Maker Bets Big With a Premium Price
  • Mon, 20 Nov 2017 04:49

Huawei Technologies wants to banish from consumers’ minds the idea that Chinese brands can produce only cheap knockoffs. NYT > Technology

Authorities serve Apple a warrant for Texas shooter’s iPhone
  • Mon, 20 Nov 2017 02:43

 Two weeks ago today, 26 people were killed by a gunman at First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas. Two phones were discovered at the s...

100 cryptocurrencies described in four words or less
  • Mon, 20 Nov 2017 01:42

 This list describes cryptocurrencies. Each gets four words. There are many. Some are landmarks. Some are scams. Hopefully this provides orienta...

Pentagon contractor leaves social media spy archive wide open on Amazon
  • Mon, 20 Nov 2017 00:46

(credit: Wikipedia) A Pentagon contractor left a vast archive of social-media posts on a publicly accessible Amazon account in what appears to be a ...

F.C.C. Opens Door to More Consolidation in TV Business
  • Sun, 19 Nov 2017 23:39

The agency voted to relax several rules, including allowing a company to own more than one of the top stations in a local market. NYT > Technology

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