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Mozilla Rolls Out A New Browser-Based Video Chat Service Firefox Hello

Mozilla, the maker of popular Firefox browser has a brand new feature coming very soon. It’s gearing up to take on services like Skype and Viber with a new browser-based video and voice chat feature called Firefox Hello. The new software is still in beta stage and is scheduled to get its public rollout in [...]

OnePlus Smartphone

OnePlus One pre-orders to kickoff on October 27 – but only for an hour

The OnePlus One smartphone from OnePlus has mesmerized gadget enthusiasts since early this year, primarily for two reasons: the high-end handset has a ridiculously low price tag and secondly the handset can only be purchased through invite. But that’s all about to change as the OnePlus One will be within reach of everyone starting next week. According to an announcement from [...]

Samsung Chromebook 2

Samsung Unveils Chromebook 2 With Intel Celeron Processor

On Friday, Samsung announced a revamped version of its budget Chromebook 2 laptop, with an improved chipset on board that promises to keep loyal Samsung fans intact. Earlier this year, Samsung launched the Chromebook 2 with an Exynos 5 Octa SoC and the new variant features an Intel processor, the Celeron N2840. The company is taking [...]

Philips Headquarters in Amsterdam

Philips Posts Losses of $142.82 million

Dutch technology giant Philips has reported a loss of 104 million euro ($142.82 million) at its third-quarter earnings call, chiefly because of the expensive infringement lawsuit against American medical technology company Masimo and the abating markets in China and Russia. Chief executive officer, Frans van Houten, took the opportunity to express his general disatisfaction stemming [...]

Microsoft Keynote at BUILD 2014

Microsoft may unveil a smartwatch within the next few weeks

According to a Forbes report, Microsoft’s foray into the wearable tech market is imminent and the software giant is getting ready to launch a wearable device in the coming few weeks. Forbes reported that the new smart watch will have health-tracking capabilities, including a heart-rate monitor. The fitness band will reportedly be capable of working [...]

IBM Corporate Headquarters in Armonk.

IBM to pay $1.5bn to Hive off failing Chip Division

International Business Machines Corp. (IBM) has agreed to pay Globalfoundries Inc. $1.5 billion to split off its loss-making semiconductor unit, as indicated by two individuals familiar with the matter. IBM will likewise get assets worth $200 million, taking off the net estimation of the transaction at $1.3 billion, said the individuals who asked to remain anonymous. [...]

iRobot creates Military Robots that can be controlled using a tablet in conflict-zones

iRobot creates Military Robots that can be controlled using a tablet in conflict-zones

Companies nowadays are developing gen-next robots, and are focused on providing them more independence so that they can choose what to manage without seeking any external help to be controlled when facing problems in extreme situations, for instance, a disaster prone zone. Bedford, Mass.-based iRobot Corp., famed creator of Roomba, automated vacuum cleaners has launched [...]

WePay Clear

WePay Clear, World’s First White Label Payments Platform

The online payments industry is maturing at a rate of knots and continues to grow worldwide rapidly. The ever-evolving industry driven by increasing internet use and online shopping brings a dozen new players in the market every other day. There are basically tons of platforms out there that let you perform online transactions, directing you [...]

Construction of the new chip plant will begin in the first half of next year on a 790,000 square meter site in Godeok Industrial Complex in Pyeongtaek.

Samsung to Invest $14.7 Billion in a New South Korean Chip Plant

Samsung Electronics Co. is investing US $14.7 billion (15.6 trillion Korean won) in a new chip plant in South Korea to keep up with growing demand from smartphones, enterprise computing and the rising ‘Internet of Things’ business. Construction of the new chip plant will begin in the first half of next year on a 790,000 [...]

Intel Developer Forum 2014 in San Francisco

Highlights ‘IDF 2014′: Intel changing the future of tech

At the Intel Developer Forum 2014 in San Francisco on Tuesday, Intel executives unveiled a bundle of hardware and software tools that are designed to push forward the possibilities of the Internet of Things. A computer the size of an SD card? Intel’s Edison processor is the latest to join the Internet of things, which [...]

The acquisition will give Lenovo a boost to grab business customers from U.S. rivals as well as diversify from a relentlessly slumping PC market.

Lenovo set to close IBM’s x86 Server business deal on Oct. 1

With its business philosophy to run “just like IBM”, Lenovo has turned from China’s leading PC maker to the world’s no.1 largest PC maker, overtaking Hewlett Packard, in past one decade. Thanks to IBM one more time, for it seems that we might see Lenovo sitting on the throne for a long time, as it [...]

The ReCamera, is designed to be some sort of a wearable camera for the more adventurous which can record users on-the-go and even underwater.

HTC “RE Camera” Images Revealed Before NYC Event

Taiwanese giant HTC may have accidentally spilled the beans a bit too early with regard to its latest innovation, speculated to be named as RE Camera just after the company’s latest teaser was shown online Thursday, ahead of the smart device manufacturer’s forthcoming event in New York on October 8. The teaser for the New [...]

Philips to Split Operations to Focus on Health and Consumer Goods

Philips to Split Operations to Focus on Health and Consumer Goods

Dutch consumer electronics firm Philips said Tuesday in an official statement that it wants to split the company’s operations in two new companies. This move will allow Philips to separate its healthcare-lifestyle and lighting businesses after stripping away less profitable activities, while continuing to benefit from leveraging the Philips brand. “Giving independence to our lighting [...]

The collaboration can prove to be advantageous to T Mobile also as it intends to establish and grow itself as a premium network carrier in the U.S.

ZTE Brings T-Mobile-Exclusive 5.7-Inch ZMAX Phablets

Chinese Smart phone maker ZTE is introducing a new 5.7-inch phablet that’ll be exclusively available on T-Mobile from Sept. 24. As competition between smartphone manufacturers has intensified, the Chinese company hopes to claim a larger share of American market by offering a new device with some of the most sought after characteristics, bigger display, larger [...]

In recent years, a majority of Japanese electronics giants have undergone structural changes to revamp unprofitable businesses and to amplify their global competitiveness.

Toshiba Restructuring Struggling PC Business, 900 Job Cuts on the Way

The PC industry has been affected severely with the advent of tablets and smartphones in recent years. It’s not just PC that we’re talking about, laptop sales too seem to have fallen with the dawn of hybrid laptops and tablets and similar devices replacing them. Japanese electronics conglomerate, Toshiba Corp. on Thursday announced that it [...]

The row is the most recent between the two South Korean electronics giants, which contend over an extensive variety of products including cell phones, TVs and a wide range of home appliances.

Samsung Stains LG Over Dirty Washing Machine Spat

South Korean electronics giant, Samsung has accused the LG’s home appliances business of deliberately damaging Samsung washing machines at retail locations in Germany ahead of a trade show, and asked Seoul prosecutors to investigate over the matter. Samsung, in a report on Sunday, said it asked the Seoul Central District Prosecutors’ Office to investigate LG [...]

In an event that the situation deteriorates RadioShack may be compelled to record for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, it said

RadioShack Warns of Possible Bankruptcy, Seeks Financial Rescue

For a considerable length of time, the brand RadioShack’s reigned in the hearts of consumers and geeks as it supplied all sorts of electronics, and its spare parts to fix or customize the gadgets. But with significant shifts in technology and retail sector, which includes fierce rivalry in the wireless business, its sales have declined. [...]

The new unlimited plan is available only to customers who have purchased the iPhone 6 or 6 Plus without contract under a new “iPhone for Life Plan.”

Sprint’s “iPhone for Life” offers unlimited data plan and a new iPhone every two years

Sprint Corp. is looking to the iPhone 6 for a marketing edge in the industry’s intensifying battle for wireless subscribers. While Apple unveiled its new smart phones in California, the wireless carrier was at Super Mobility Week to unveil a $50 unlimited talk, text and LTE data plan that will be rolled out specifically for [...]

Electrolux Headquarters North America

G.E. to Sell Its Appliances Business to Electrolux for $3.3 Billion

US conglomerate General Electric said on Monday that it has agreed to sell its appliances business for $3.3 billion in cash to Sweden’s Electrolux, going separate ways with the extremely old division that gave birth to the washer-dryer and the toaster oven. The acquisition is expected to altogether reinforce Electrolux’s growing business in North America [...]