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IBM and shipping giant Maersk launch blockchain company for global logisics

IBM and shipping giant Maersk launch blockchain company for global logisics

1 hour ago   |   VentureBeat

IBM and Danish transport conglomerate Maersk announced today they are launching a joint venture to redefine the global shipping industry for the blockchain age. The new...
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Samsung Galaxy S9 Releasing March 16, Pre-Orders Date Leaks

1 hour ago   |   Android Headlines   |   4 articles

Samsung will start retailing the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus on March 16th, known industry insider Evan Blass said Tuesday, citing a senior executive of a “major” protective...
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Airbnb now lets you book with a 50% deposit

Airbnb now lets you book with a 50% deposit

2 hours ago   |   VentureBeat

Airbnb has announced that it will now let guests pay a deposit at the time of booking, marking a notable shift from the current state-of-play that requires you to pay the full...
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Samsung & Other Companies' Shares Drop As Memory Prices Fall

2 hours ago   |   Android Headlines

Share prices for companies from Samsung to SK Hynix are dropping alongside a rapid decrease in memory pricing, which fell by almost 5-percent in Q4. Perhaps worse still...
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Elephone U Pro brings big, curved OLED display in a compact 'bezel-less' design

Elephone U Pro brings big, curved OLED display in a compact 'bezel-less' design

4 hours ago   |   Phone Arena

This story is sponsored by Elephone. PhoneArena's opinions in this article have not been affected in any way! Disclaimer Curved OLED displays aren't just a Samsung prerogative...
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SoftBank considers IPO for wireless business, reportedly seeking $18 billion

SoftBank considers IPO for wireless business, reportedly seeking $18 billion

8 hours ago   |   VentureBeat   |   2 articles

SoftBank Group said on Monday it was considering listing its Japanese wireless business - a move that could reportedly raise $18 billion and would accelerate the conglomerate's...
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Tech Talk: Cyber Attacks Will Remain A Hot Topic In 2018

12 hours ago   |   Android Headlines

In terms of cybersecurity, 2018 does not appear to be off to a great start and looking back over the past year, it's easy to see why cyber attacks have been such a big topic in...
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Spectre and Meltdown patches causing trouble as realistic attacks get closer

Spectre and Meltdown patches causing trouble as realistic attacks get closer

16 hours ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge Applications, operating systems, and firmware all need to be updated to defeat Meltdown and protect against Spectre , two attacks that exploit features of...
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The success of retail bots depends on quality human relationships

The success of retail bots depends on quality human relationships

17 hours ago   |   VentureBeat

GUEST: We're only as good as the moment, that fragile moment when we please or hopefully don't disappoint the customer. - Howard Schultz, CEO, Starbucks That quote comes from...
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Ketchapp and Tencent Join Forces to Conquer the Chinese Mobile Game World

19 hours ago   |   Touch Arcade

While we don't cover a ton of industry news like this on TouchArcade, when it involves China I always think it's fascinating as it's really difficult to even wrap your head...
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Chinese Consumer Group Asks Apple About Slowing Down Older iPhones

Chinese Consumer Group Asks Apple About Slowing Down Older iPhones

Apple has come under a lot of criticism about slowing down older iPhones and now a Chinese consumer group is asking Apple for more information about slowing down the devices... Read more ...

Galaxy S9 and S9+ launch date, according to rumor

Galaxy S9 and S9+ launch date, according to rumor

As we all know, the Samsung Galaxy S9 duo is nearing announcement - even Samsung's own president of mobile, DJ Koh, confirmed that the new phones will be unveiled at MWC 2018... Read more ...

Twitter Rejects Claims It Snoops on Private User Data Including Direct Messages

Twitter Rejects Claims It Snoops on Private User Data Including Direct Messages

Twitter has rebuffed claims by a conservative media outlet that its staff monitor users' private data, including direct messages sent over the social network . Earlier this... Read more ...

Google Store Now Sells Nest Secure & Google Home Mini Mount

Google Store Now Sells Nest Secure & Google Home Mini Mount

The Made By Google online store officially began selling wall mounts for the Google Home Mini , as well as individual or bundled items for Nest Secure. Spotted on its website... Read more ...

TCL P1 Benchmarked With Android 8.0 Oreo & 3.3-Inch Display

TCL P1 Benchmarked With Android 8.0 Oreo & 3.3-Inch Display

A TCL-made device identified as the TCL P1 was spotted in the database of Android benchmarking tool GFXBench earlier today, having been listed with specifications that put it... Read more ...

YouTube on iOS scores native dark mode for some users, but what about Android?

YouTube on iOS scores native dark mode for some users, but what about Android?

A while ago, we told you that code suggesting that YouTube on Android is about to score a native dark theme has been unearthed in the app. However, as it often happens with... Read more ...

Xbox One X 4K Patch Released For Forza Horizon 3

Xbox One X 4K Patch Released For Forza Horizon 3

Today Turn 10 Studios, developers of the popular Xbox One Forza Horizon 3 racing game have rolled out a new update for the new Xbox One X console which brings with it 4K Ultra... Read more ...

Meizu M6s Specs Leaked Ahead Of Launch

Meizu M6s Specs Leaked Ahead Of Launch

The Meizu M6s will launch on the 17th of January and now come specifications and also the design of the handset have been leaked ahead of launch. The handset will come with a... Read more ...

Meltdown and Spectre fake patch warning: be careful what you download

Meltdown and Spectre fake patch warning: be careful what you download

As the scramble to patch the gaping Meltdown and Spectre security flaws continues, there are already real-world dangers pertaining to the vulnerabilities, with news of a fake... Read more ...

Amazon Echo Spot Goes Up For Pre-order In the UK

Amazon Echo Spot Goes Up For Pre-order In the UK

Amazon has announced that the new Amazon Echo Spot is now available to pre-order in the UK as of today. The device will launch in the UK on the 24th of January 2018, although... Read more ...