After months of speculation, Tesla seems to have decided to hit the ground running by starting local production in China. According to a recent report by Bloomberg, Tesla Motors is planning to build a factory in Shanghai with an...
Any collision or accident involving a self-driving car is always news, but in the case of the Uber self-driving car in Tempe, Arizona, involved in a collision, it wasn't even the Uber car's fault.The accident involving the self-driving car...
Is traffic bothering you? Why not hail an Uber cab? In fact, why not hail an Uber heli-cab if you’re living in the beautiful (but crowded) city of Sao Paulo, Brazil?In one of the weirdest experiments by a car-share...
No article on cloud computing - specifically, Software as a Service (SaaS) - can be complete without mentioning one of the pioneers of the space - Salesforce.com.Salesforce adopted the cloud model of software delivery when everyone else was busy...
For a company that entered the electric vehicle race relatively late, BMW has done extremely well in this segment. EVs are not new to BMW per se. In fact, they started testing electric vehicles more than 40 years ago,...
This is a scene right out of Star Wars or Independence Day, but it could become a reality in the future. Imagine a bunch of glider-like delivery drones descending angel-like from a mothership-type mega-drone hovering 45,000 feet above you just...
According to a note by RBC Capital Markets published on Thursday, Amazon Alexa could potentially bring in $10 billion in revenues for Amazon.com Inc.The smart personal assistant began life on Amazon Echo and related smart speaker devices for consumers,...
About a week ago Google announced that it would seriously scale back on its Google Fiber initiative because the costs were just too high. The parent company's CEO and co-founder of Google Larry Page gave the Google Fiber unit...
The hugely popular game Pokémon GO uses Augmented Reality, or AR, which is one of the many forms of Virtual Reality. The differences are subtle, but one of the main distinctive features of AR is that it infuses or...
Barely a year after Amazon launched its first ever Voice Shopping Weekend in November 2016, Walmart and Google have teamed up to take on the e-commerce giant on its own turf. Starting this September, users of Google Assistant on Google...
When we first heard about Windows 10 Cloud coming to the market as a cheaper licensing alternative for OEMs (compared to the full version), we were excited, because Chromebooks would finally get some tough competition in the education and...
Well, to be honest, just because it can.Walmart is not just another retailer. It is the world's largest in terms of revenue, which means it is also the largest in terms of the number of goods sold and number...
The cloud computing arm of Chinese retail giant Alibaba - Aliyun, Alicloud or, simply, Alibaba Cloud - announced last week that the company will be adding four more data centers by the end of 2016. The new data centers...
Uber, the world's number one ride-hailing company, just upped its credibility today by announcing a partnership with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to develop air traffic systems for "unmanned traffic management."The announcement was made at the Web...
The Samsung Galaxy S8 is the next big smartphone in the lineup that witnessed the launch of the Note 7, iPhone 7 and Google Pixel this year. Disillusioned by the mass recall and still-present problems with the Galaxy Note 7,...