Archive for the ‘Industry News’ Category

Amazon Due To Launch Music Streaming Service This Summer

Amazon Due To Launch Music Streaming Service This Summer

The digital music market is suddenly witnessing a lot of developments. First Apple signed an acquisition deal with Beats and now a report suggests that Amazon is preparing to roll out a music streaming service of its own in summer this year.

By On May 30, 2014 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
Apple Confirms $3 Billion Beats Acquisition Deal

Apple Confirms $3 Billion Beats Acquisition Deal

We reported earlier that Apple was considering the acquisition of Beats for a whopping $3.2 billion. In what is the company’s largest ever acquisition, Apple has formally confirmed that the deal is in works, pegging the number at $3 billion.

By On May 29, 2014 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
Google Considers The Acquisition Of Home Security Firm Dropcam

Google Considers The Acquisition Of Home Security Firm Dropcam

Google seems to have a keen interest in home automation systems, something that perhaps fits in with its Internet-of-Things vision. The company is reportedly considering acquiring Dropcam, a home security firm that creates affordable and connected security cameras.

By On May 27, 2014 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
The Obvious Weaknesses Of Apple, Google, Microsoft and Facebook

The Obvious Weaknesses Of Apple, Google, Microsoft and Facebook

The tech world is currently evolving at a rapid pace and those who fail to adjust to this pace are doomed to fail. In this article, we look at the weak spots of four top tech giants.

By On May 18, 2014 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
Apple And Motorola Finally Settle Their Patent Disputes

Apple And Motorola Finally Settle Their Patent Disputes

Apple has been engaged in a long-drawn patent battle with a number of companies from the Android group over the past few years. Now, the iPhone-maker has announced that it has settled its patent issues with one of these companies, namely Motorola.

By On May 18, 2014 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
Virtual Reality Headsets For Chickens May Arrive Soon

Virtual Reality Headsets For Chickens May Arrive Soon

There are great tech ideas such as the Oculus Rift, and then there are ridiculously impractical and far-fetched notions such as virtual reality headsets for chickens. Austin Stewart of Iowa State University thinks that such headsets can solve many poultry issues.

By On May 16, 2014 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
State Supreme Court Rejects NY Attorney General’s Subpoena In Airbnb Case

State Supreme Court Rejects NY Attorney General’s Subpoena In Airbnb Case

Airbnb has witnessed good growth despite the consistent backlash from authorities and the house rental industry in multiple U.S. states. The company has good news in New York where State Supreme Court has overruled the Attorney General’s subpoena meant to access Airbnb records.

By On May 14, 2014 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
AT&T May Soon Acquire DirectTV In A $50 Billion

AT&T May Soon Acquire DirectTV In A $50 Billion

We have seen many acquisitions in the tech world over the past few years, some of them raking in billions of dollars. But reports have it that AT&T is all set to trump them by acquiring the pay TV mammoth DirectTV in a $50 billion deal.

By On May 13, 2014 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
Is Multipoint Video Conferencing The Best Solution For Your Business?

Is Multipoint Video Conferencing The Best Solution For Your Business?

As your business grows, and you find yourself wishing that your video conferencing tool was just a little bit more sophisticated so that you could have a high-quality video conference with your team that is scattered across the nation, anywhere in the world.

By On May 10, 2014 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
Apple In Talks To Acquire Beats Electronics For $3.2 Billion

Apple In Talks To Acquire Beats Electronics For $3.2 Billion

Apple is gearing up to the make its largest acquisition yet. The company is in talks to acquire Beats Electronics for a deal that is said to rake in $3.2 billion.

By On May 9, 2014 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
Alibaba Gears Up For A Huge IPO, Possibly Raking In $20 Billion

Alibaba Gears Up For A Huge IPO, Possibly Raking In $20 Billion

Alibaba has emerged as the largest online retailer in the last few years. With its sales going very strong, the company is now gearing up for an IPO which is expected to rake in a whopping $20 billion.

By On May 8, 2014 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
Drones Not Allowed In Yosemite, Warns National Park Service

Drones Not Allowed In Yosemite, Warns National Park Service

Drones are a relatively recent phenomenon in the tech world. But given the rapid growth of the industry with tinier, more affordable versions, they are becoming increasingly common. Rather annoyed by this, National Park Service has banned drones from Yosemite.

By On May 6, 2014 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
Steve Ballmer Becomes Microsoft’s Largest Shareholder As Gates Loses The Crown

Steve Ballmer Becomes Microsoft’s Largest Shareholder As Gates Loses The Crown

Until recently, Microsoft’s founder and former CEO Bill Gates was the largest shareholder of the company. But he has been selling his stock rapidly and as a result of a recent sale, he has fallen below Steve Ballmer who is now the largest shareholder.

By On May 4, 2014 1 Response
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
Amazon Is Trying To Design Its Own Computer Chips

Amazon Is Trying To Design Its Own Computer Chips

Over the past few years, many tech giants have decided to design and build their own hardware including the computer chips. Amazon is now hoping to join this list as the e-retail giant secretly tries to amass the technologies and personnel to do so.

By On April 30, 2014 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
Google Will Soon Replace Nexus Brand With Android Silver Program

Google Will Soon Replace Nexus Brand With Android Silver Program

Google’s Nexus line-up of smartphones and tablets has been fairly popular, although it hasn’t been too successful in terms of sales. The search giant is now aiming to replace its Nexus branding with the premium Android ‘Silver’ program.

By On April 30, 2014 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
Topic List
Close You Have To Login
User:
Pass:
Login With »Login With TwitterLogin With Facebook