In what could be one of the biggest tech IPOs of this year, messaging app company Line Corp. has taken the leap towards being listed, with stocks already jumping 23% on its first trading day.The Japanese company raised approximately...
 If you’ve never heard of Surface Hub, it’s an all-in-one PC that’s essentially just a great big screen that’s also a computer. Available in 55-inch and 84-inch variants, the product will now be able to draw on information from...
In what’s becoming a tech trend over the past few years, two giants of their own fields have teamed up to take advantage of the growth in one of the world’s hottest tech phenomena - the Internet of Things,...
 Two days ago, we shared Amazon’s announcement about Amazon Prime Day 2016 - the second such annual event exclusively for Amazon Prime members. Today, the company issued a press release about the 24 hour multi-country breaking all daily sales...
It seems everyone nowadays is doing the “cloud thing” or the “Internet of Things” thing. Conglomerate General Electric, which offers everything from power to business transformation is also on the bandwagon, and they’ve now announced that Predix, their Internet...
The second ever annual Amazon Prime Day is tomorrow, Tuesday July 12, 2016, and the company expects to roll out over 100,000 deals to its millions of Prime members in the U.S. and nine other countries around the world.Here’s...
At U.S. Vice President Joe Biden’s Cancer Moonshot Summit held today, IBM Watson Health and the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs announced a collaboration that will help VA doctors identify the best genome-based treatment for 10,000 war veterans with...
When you see a press release by one major technology company matched by another from a different company - and both contain an endorsement from the Federal Government - then you know that industry has reached a huge milestone.Both...
Do you know Eliza Esquivel? You should, considering she is now the Senior Director of Brand Strategy and Naming for Office marketing at Microsoft.Though her title may sound a bit outlandish at a corporate enterprise like Microsoft, Esquivel is...
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...
Amazon has possibly gotten too big for its own good.We all know how Uber’s arrival in any new city is greeted with taxi unions protesting, and how Wal-Mart has been experiencing bad PR wherever it’s gone. The key takeaway...
If you’re a Google Chrome user, you probably know that the browser eats laptop batteries for lunch. It’s a well-documented problem that Chrome has suffered from for a long time.According to a new test released by none other than...
Tesla’s Model X was originally planned for delivery to Chinese customers during early 2017. At least, that was the initial plan. And then the Model 3 reservation mayhem happened, where the electric car maker notched up 400,000 bookings worldwide...
Hot on the heels of the still-smoking $26 billion dollar acquisition of LinkedIn, Microsoft has done it again. This time, it’s messaging app developer Wand Labs. Unlike the highly publicized LinkedIn deal, this buyout was a quiet affair, but...
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...
The business world is getting more competitive by the year. If you don’t believe me, take a look at some of these examples.In the automotive world, Tesla stands out as a frontrunner in eco-friendly vehicles. They’re now so successful...
Frustrated at internet speeds offered by established providers, Google lit a fire under them and entered the Internet connectivity business in 2011 with its first fiber connections in Palo Alto, California.That’s a good story on its own, but what’s...
The last ten years can aptly be called the Age of Social Networks. Facebook stormed the stage on February 4, 2004; thereafter, the Twitters and LinkedIns of the world continued vying for our time and attention. But, to quote...
No, we don’t think that Samsung wants to compete with the cloud big four comprising Amazon, IBM, Microsoft and Google, but the smartphone maker has nonetheless entered the cloud space in a significant way.Announcing a key acquisition in prominent...
The fastest growing retailer in the world has been finding innovative ways to cut costs, find new revenue streams and open new lines of businesses in its pursuit to become the company that we touch the most in our...