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Apple advanced talks with Intel to buy its smartphone modem chip business for $1...

On Monday, the Wall Street Journal reported that Apple is in advanced talks to buy Intel’s smartphone-modem business for at least $1 billion, citing...
Microsoft

Azure Kinect Developer Kit is now generally available, will start shipping to customers in...

In February, this year, at the Mobile World Congress (MWC), Microsoft announced the $399 Azure Kinect Developer Kit, an all-in-one perception system for computer...
Raspberry Pi

Raspberry Pi 4 has a USB-C design flaw, some power cables don’t work

Raspberry Pi 4 was released last month, with much hype and promotions. It has a 1.5GHz quad-core 64-bit ARM Cortex-A72 CPU, three memory options...
Mac Zoom Client

Apple is ditching butterfly keyboard and opting for a reliable scissor switch keyboard in...

Yesterday, Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo in a report to MacRumors, revealed that Apple is going to include a new scissor switch keyboard in the...

Apple gets into chip development and self-driving autonomous tech business

Apple recently hired Mike Filippo, lead CPU architect and one of the top chip engineers from ARM Holdings, which is a semiconductor and software...

10+ reasons to love Raspberry Pi

It’s 2019 and unless you’ve been living under a rock, you know what a Raspberry Pi is. A series of credit-card-sized board computers, initially...
Raspberry Pi

Raspberry Pi 4 is up for sale at $35, with 64-bit ARM core, up...

Today, the Raspberry Pi 4 model is up for sale, starting at $35. It has a 1.5GHz quad-core 64-bit ARM Cortex-A72 CPU, three memory...
AI chip

Debian GNU/Linux port for RISC-V 64-bits: Why it matters and roadmap

Last month, Manuel A. Fernandez Montecelo, a Debian contributor and developer talked about the Debian GNU/Linux riscv64 port at the RISC-V workshop. Debian, a...
Five developer centric sessions at IoT World 2018

Amazon re:MARS Day 1 kicks off showcasing Amazon’s next-gen AI robots; Spot, the robo-dog...

Amazon’s inaugural re:MARS event kicked off on Tuesday, June 4 at the Aria in Las Vegas. This 4-day event is inspired by MARS, a...
Open AI

World’s first touch-transmitting telerobotic hand debuts at Amazon re:MARS tech showcase

Ana Holdings Inc., HaptX, SynTouch, and Shadow Robot Company are set to unveil the next generation of robotics technology at the upcoming Amazon Re:Mars...