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A spokesman for Uber said it would continue to serve German customers despite of the court’s ruling

Uber Plans to Continue its Service in Germany despite of Nationwide Ban

German court has ruled out that Uber Technologies must quit operating its ride sharing service Uberpop in Germany or pay a fine – however the ban on its service could be momentary, a court representative said Tuesday. The Frankfurt Regional Court allowed taxi affiliation Taxi Deutschland a preliminary injunction banning Uberpop around a week ago, [...]

While the IFA 2014 is ramping up in Germany, EyeTV creator Elgato has become the latest company to reveal its new line up of smart home aspirations.

Elgato unveils new smart home accessories integrated with Apple’s HomeKit ahead of IFA 2014

While the IFA 2014 is ramping up in Germany, EyeTV creator Elgato has become the latest company to reveal its new line up of smart home aspirations. The announcement encompasses three major new products: Eve, Avea, and Smart Power that work exclusively with iOS and will soon include Siri control. First and foremost, there’s the Elgato Eve, a [...]

Qualcomm seeks to end anti-trust probe in China (Qualcomm Headquarters. San Diego, CA)

China Targeting Foreign Companies Unfairly, Says American Chamber

A growing number of U.S. businesses are now increasingly apprehensive that they are, no doubt targeted by Chinese regulators, American Chamber of Commerce, a U.S. lobby said on Tuesday. The American Chamber of Commerce in China is the latest in the line of bodies that made their complaints public over the recent chain of investigations [...]

Toyota Headquarters in Torrance, Calif.

Toyota HQ Announces Relocation to Plano, Texas

Toyota, world’s largest carmaker announced on Sept. 1 that it has selected the suburb of Plano in Dallas, Texas to move its headquarters from the Los Angeles area. Despite being offered $100 million in incentives by North Carolina business recruiters to move its North American headquarters to Charlotte, the carmaker chose Texas, which offered incentives [...]

Caxiabank, on Sunday evening said in a statement that it would pay around 800 million Euros ($1.05 billion) for Barclay’s retail banking division

British Barclays to sell Spanish Unit to Caixabank at a loss of £500 Million

Caixabank SA, Spain’s third-largest bank by market capitalization has agreed to buy Barclays PLC’s retail banking division in Spain for 800 million Euros ($1.05 billion) as the British entity retreats from less profitable geographies, the latest in its plans to streamline itself by offering noncore businesses. Caixabank, on Sunday evening said in a statement that [...]

According to MIT Technology Review report the self-driving car depends so heavily on maps and detailed data that this car cannot drive itself in 99 percent of the country.

Google’s self-driving car is still not close enough to being a hands-free option

While the idea of self-driving cars seems to be very enticing, a recent study says that the self driving cars from the search giant Google are not fool proof, there are many unanswered questions about the self driving cars that are posing serious safety concerns. Although Google’s self-driving cars have successfully driven more than 700,000 [...]

Ralph Lauren Madison Avenue flagship women's store

Ralph Lauren Enters Wearable Tech Market, Unveils Biometric Shirts at the U.S. Open

One of the most established luxury brands, Ralph Lauren could be the first big fashion brand out of the stalls when it comes to combining clothes and smart technology. Ralph Lauren Corp. has unveiled a line of Polo Tech smart shirts, which is being worn by some ball boys and athlete Marcos Giron at this [...]

Seagate Manufacturing Unit. China

China’s Manufacturing Growth Slumped in August

China’s manufacturing growth has slouched more than estimated in August, due to feeble global demand and stagnation in domestic investment. The government’s Purchasing Managers’ Index (MXAP) was at 51.1 for August, missing the average 51.2 evaluation in a Bloomberg survey. The ultimate reading of a different manufacturing gauge from HSBC Holdings PLC and Markit Economics [...]

Tesla CEO Elon Musk

Tesla Motors, Chinese Firm Plan to Build 400 Charging Stations

Tesla Motors Inc. led by billion Elon Musk and state-owned China United Network Communications Corp., China’s second-largest mobile-phone company affirmed plans on Friday to build 400 charging stations for electric cars in another offer to push promote widespread adoption of the innovation in China. Tesla spokesperson Peggy Yang stated that the 400 charging points will [...]

. In the video above, Google shows a drone making its first successful delivery of a bunch of Cherry Ripe chocolate bars on Aug. 13.

Google Drone Delivers Chocolate in Australia

Google now hopes to deliver aid following natural disasters and revealed that it is currently experimenting with flying drones. Project Wing has been running at semi-secret facility Google X Lab for last three years, the same arm that created self-driving cars, internet-connected balloons and flying power generators. On Thursday, Google revealed that it hopes to [...]

Dropbox CEO Drew Houston

Dropbox intensifies Storage Price Wars: Pro plan Gets a Major Update, Boosts Storage and Security Options

Competition within the cloud storage industry has intensified with Dropbox offering its latest business focused storage plan, which promises to offer one terabyte of data for $9.99 per month and added controls for document sharing and security. With new pricing and updates, the Pro account plan is aimed at freelancers, business customers, contractors and other [...]

Twitch is a multi-channel online network service that lets users watch and broadcast video game play.

Amazon Acquires Gaming Website Twitch in $970 Million Deal

E-commerce giant Amazon and streaming platform Twitch have officially announced the deal, which will see Amazon buy all outstanding shares of Twitch for nearly $970 million in cash. The deal has been approved by Twitch’s shareholders and should be completed in the second half of 2014. Google had previously been in talks to buy the [...]

Time Warner Inc. headquarters building at Columbus Circle

Time Warner Cable Working to Fix Nationwide Outage (Update: Outage Restored)

Nationwide outages of Time Warner Cable customers have been reported on Wednesday morning.  Customers are complaining that their cable and internet service is down from both the sides of the coast and an outage map floating on Microblogging site Twitter shows that the outage has affected every customer in TWC’s trail. Majority of those issues [...]

Uber’s official blog also states that the temporary trial run of the service will only be available in Santa Monica, California between Tuesday 26th August and Friday 5th September.

Uber Trials Lunch Delivery Service With UberFRESH

Taxi service Uber that connects passengers and drivers isn’t content with merely driving from place to place. The company continued its never-ending series of experimental services with the launch of its new service “UberFRESH” on Tuesday, which it claims will deliver meals from local restaurants in just 10 minutes. “We’ve all been there — that moment when [...]

The Range Rover Evoque

Oh No! US Consumers are Severely Disappointed with Carmakers

According to a survey result released by The American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI) on Tuesday, vehicle satisfaction levels have dunked even as Americans continue to buy cars and pickup trucks at a robust pace. Out of 21 brands that were included in the survey, 16 of them go poorer scores compared to results from 2013. [...]

Snapchat's 24 year-old co-founder and CEO Evan Spiegel

Snapchat’s Massive Valuation of $10 Billion is no Big Deal for Investors

Several news outlets today broke the news that Snapchat which has no potent revenue source is raising funds from investors based on a valuation of $10 billion. The Wall Street Journal’s Evelyn Rusli and Douglas Macmillan citing anonymous sources familiar with the matter reported that Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, one of the best-known VC [...]

NSA headquarters building in Fort Meade

NSA Built Own ‘Google-Like’ Search Engine To Share Communication Records With Government Agencies

The National Security Agency has built a Google like search engine that allows multiple government agencies to search information through more than 850 billion communications records, including phone calls, cell phone locations, emails, internet chats and other communications, according to documents provided by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden. The search tool, dubbed ICREACH was developed [...]

Skip also allows users to skip password enabled lock-screen with a touch, provided it is paired to the phone, just like the first generation device did.

Motorola’s Upcoming Skip helps you Track your Phone & Lost Keys

Motorola’s upcoming flagship smartphone will feature a flurry of some new and exciting features! No surprises there, because when Motorola launched its flagship smartphone Moto X, it also introduced a surplus of exhilarating accessories including, Skip a tap-to-unlock NFC clip. The Skip was an attachable NFC clip (near field communication) that enabled users to duck [...]

The law will affect any smartphone manufactured on or after July 1, 2015.

California mandates anti-theft ‘kill switches’ on smartphones, law takes effect in 2015

In a move to make iCrime a thing of the past, California Governor Jerry Brown signed historic legislation on Monday that mandates all phones sold in the state have a “kill switch”. The bill states that smartphones or other connected devices must have a method to remotely lock and erase information from a phone, a feature [...]