Infineon Bets Big On Chips With $3B Acquisition
August 21 2014 3:15 AM
The transaction, which is said to be the biggest in Infineon’s history, is expected to close later this year or in early 2015.
Google Launchpad To Mentor 25 Indian Startups
August 20 2014 4:33 AM
The startups will be guided by nearly 20 mentors, half of whom will be “Googlers” from California and Israel.
JD.com, Tencent Sell Half A Million Smartphones In 5-Day Promotion
August 19 2014 1:27 AM
Monday’s announcement is seen as an effort to show that the $215 million partnership between the companies has paid off.
Murdoch Says Google Worse Than NSA
August 18 2014 12:51 PM
The media mogul took to Twitter this weekend to voice more criticism of the search giant's "privacy invasion."
Tesla Changes Warranty On Model S Drive Unit
August 15 2014 4:54 PM
Tesla says the warranty change will pull down earnings as it sets aside more money to cover warranty expenses.
Can Chinese Backer Of Nicaragua's Canal Get It Done?
August 15 2014 2:52 PM
The man behind the $50 billion project designed to revitalize Nicaragua's economy remains a mystery.
China To Daimler: Recall 50,000 Smart Cars
August 15 2014 11:53 AM
China tells maker of Mercedes-Benz to recall Smart cars. In Europe the problem is being treated like a routine maintenance issue.
Intel, Michael J. Fox Foundation To Battle Parkinson's With Wearables
August 14 2014 10:51 AM
Wearables could transform data collection methods scientists use to try to treat Parkinson's.
Samsung’s Oculus Rift Competitor Uses Smartphone Display
August 13 2014 11:34 AM
Samsung is reportedly working with Oculus VR on a headset that will use its upcoming phablet.
Amazon’s Local Register Undercuts Square, PayPal Here
August 13 2014 9:10 AM
The retail giant is offering sizable discounts for early adopters.
New Satellite Promises Better Images, Greater Zoom For Online Maps
August 13 2014 6:37 AM
Users of online maps will now be able to zoom in closer into images than ever before, thanks to the WorldView-3 satellite.
T-Mobile’s New Prepaid Plan Is Cheapest In US
August 12 2014 5:37 PM
T-Mobile's prepaid price structure is the cheapest in the nation among major carriers.
Twitter’s New Video Ads Are User Friendly
August 12 2014 5:13 PM
Twitter Inc. is now experimenting with promoted video ads.
France Could Offer 10K Euros To Get Drivers Off Diesel
August 12 2014 4:49 PM
France’s minister of ecology is proposing that diesel drivers get a total of nearly $22,000 to switch to electricity.
China Investigations, Allegations Against Foreign Companies Rising
August 12 2014 3:04 PM
From targeting producers of baby formula to the maker of Windows 7, China is on an anti-monopoly, anti-foreign company drive.
Verizon Plans To Use Wireless Network For TV
August 12 2014 2:59 PM
Video already accounts for 70 percent of Verizon's wireless traffic.
The 5 Biggest Problems With The Tesla Model S
August 12 2014 11:48 AM
The early reviews are in and they're not pretty. Here are the main issues with the Tesla Model S.
Twitter: We Have Less Automated Traffic Than We Said
August 12 2014 11:43 AM
Twitter reports a sharp drop in the number of bots it counts as active users.
Worse Days Ahead For Apple And Samsung Smartphones: Report
August 12 2014 3:32 AM
Bigger and more expensive phones planned by Apple and Samsung are unlikely to help the companies in emerging markets like India and China.
Chromebooks Gaining Ground, Fueled By Education Sector
August 12 2014 1:49 AM
Of all the Chromebooks sold in 2013, 82 percent were bought in North America and the region is expected to drive future demand.