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Despite challenges, startups see a bright future for tech companies in Hong Kong

 Hong Kong is one of the world’s premier financial hubs, but can it be a destination for tech startups? That was the question put to a panel of experts at the TechCrunch China event in Shenzhen today. The answer, largely, was yes but it ma.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchJun 19th, 2017

5 Exciting Android Smartphones Still Coming in 2017

5 Exciting Android Smartphones Still Coming in 2017 is a post by Cory Gunther from Gotta Be Mobile. As the year progresses we’re starting to see more rumors outline exciting Android phones coming in 2017. With releases like the Galaxy S8 and L.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated News2 hr. 18 min. ago

Tech Tip: Trading in a Briefcase for a Drive in the Sky

The old Windows Briefcase tool for syncing files has been retired, but you can still keep your files up-to-date, with or without the web......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News4 hr. 38 min. ago

Bitcoin tech startup Blockchain raises $40M Series B from Lakestar and GV (Oscar Williams-Grut/Business Insider)

Oscar Williams-Grut / Business Insider: Bitcoin tech startup Blockchain raises $40M Series B from Lakestar and GV  —  Blockchain's cofounder and CEO Peter Smith with former Prime Minister David Cameron at the opening of Blockchain's.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News5 hr. 10 min. ago

Fallen Tech Star Imagination Technologies Up For Sale After Apple Row Bites

UK chip designer Imagination Technologies -- which is in dispute with Apple, its largest customer -- has put itself up for sale. Shares in the company more than halved in April when Imagination said that Apple was to stop using its technology. From a.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News5 hr. 18 min. ago

The sp_spaceused Procedure in SQL

Language: SQL, Expertise: Intermediate - See an example of how to use the sp_spaceused special SQL procedure......»»

Category: topSource:  devxRelated News6 hr. 2 min. ago

Tip: The sp_spaceused Procedure in SQL

See an example of how to use the sp_spaceused special SQL procedure......»»

Category: topSource:  devxRelated News6 hr. 2 min. ago

Lensless camera tech may mean the end of the smartphone camera bump

Scientists at Caltech have been working on a lensless camera, which digitally replicates how a traditional camera works, only in a super-thin chip without any glass. It may mean thinner phones without a camera bump on the back. The post Lensless came.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News6 hr. 3 min. ago

Charter promised more broadband but didn’t deliver, now must pay fine

21,000 NY customers did not get broadband on schedule, despite merger promise. Enlarge / A Charter Spectrum vehicle. (credit: Charter) Charter has agreed to pay $13 million to New York State after failing to complete broadband construction tha.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News6 hr. 39 min. ago

"Coal King" Is Suing John Oliver, Time Warner, and HBO

Reader Daetrin writes: Robert E. Murray, CEO of one of the largest coal mining companies in the US, is suing John Oliver, HBO, and Time Warner for defamation (alternative source) over a comedic report on the status of the coal industry in John Oliver.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News6 hr. 46 min. ago

Hori’s new headset puts gaming audio features in the hands of Switch players

Despite the new Hori Nintendo Switch headset looking a little more like a typical gaming accessory, it still features the same smartphone cable as its previous, Splatoon themed design. The post Hori’s new headset puts gaming audio features in t.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News9 hr. 31 min. ago

The tragedy of FireWire: Collaborative tech torpedoed by corporations

"Show us that it's being adopted in the industry, and we'll put it in.” Enlarge / In retrospect, perhaps our favorite port logo. (credit: Flickr user jeremybrooks) The rise and fall of FireWire—IEEE 1394, an interface standard boasting h.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News9 hr. 39 min. ago

Compal chairman optimistic about 2017 performance

After suffering a weak 2016, Compal Electronics chairman Rock Hsu is optimistic about the company’s operations in 2017. Hsu expects existing product lines to enjoy growth, while emerging businesses such as smart medical care devices will see an.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News10 hr. 47 min. ago

Altek sues China-based CCM maker, smartphone sales agent for patent infringement

Imaging solution developer Altek has filed charges with the Beijing Intellectual Property Court against Shenzhen O-film Tech, a China-based smartphone-use CCM (compact camera module) maker, and Beijing Jingdong Century Information Technology, a sales.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News10 hr. 47 min. ago

Breakthrough lens-less camera tech may mean the end of the smartphone camera bump

Scientists at Caltech have been working on a lens-less camera, which digitally replicates how a traditional camera works, only in a super-thin chip without any glass. In the future, it may mean thinner phones without a camera bump on the back. The po.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News10 hr. 47 min. ago

IDG Contributor Network: The future is not the cloud or the fog: it is actually the SEA!

A casual reflection on the last few years in the evolution of the wireless network provides us all the insights necessary to reason that there is at least one final frontier coming down the road. Who can deny that the last few years have been owne.....»»

Category: cloudcomputingSource:  linuxworldRelated News11 hr. 19 min. ago

You wouldn’t want to meet these robot sumo wrestlers in a dark alley

Robot sumo wrestling is a thing in Japan, with dedicated tech geeks building super-quick machines to take on others at special events across the nation. YouTuber Robert McGregor has compiled a video showing some of the best bouts. The post You wouldn.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News13 hr. 3 min. ago

SoundOne Launches MIC007 Earphones In India For Rs 599

Hong Kong based audio company SoundOne has today announced the launch of its new budget earphones in India dubbed as the MIC007 for Rs 599. The earphone comes with 10mm dynamic drivers and is claimed to reproduce powerful, bass-driven stereo sound. I.....»»

Category: topSource:  techtreeRelated News14 hr. 2 min. ago

Curiosity Rover Decides, By Itself, What To Investigate On Mars

sciencehabit writes: NASA's Curiosity rover landed on Mars in 2012, in part to analyze rocks to see whether the Red Planet was ever habitable (or inhabited). But now the robot has gone off script, picking out its own targets for analysis -- precisely.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News15 hr. 18 min. ago

Tech We"re Using: The Tech That Our Security Experts Use to Be Digitally Secure

The Times’s security experts suggest keeping all software up to date and using two-factor authentication and password managers to protect your privacy......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News22 hr. 30 min. ago

Tech Fix: What You Need to Know About the New Uber

The company has been dogged by scandal for months. One response: changes to its all-important app......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News22 hr. 30 min. ago