Alt Lab

IPhone XS and iPhone XS Max buyers are complaining that their new devices have bad WiFi and cell signal

IPhone XS and iPhone XS Max buyers are complaining that their new devices have bad WiFi and cell signal

24 minutes ago   |   Business Insider   |   6 articles

Owners of Apple's new iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max, officially released on Friday, are reporting poor WiFi and cell signal strength. A report from a wireless technology blog...
Read more ...

Mosquitoes that can carry malaria eliminated in lab experiments

1 hour ago   |   Phys.org

The team from Imperial College London were able to crash caged populations of the malaria vector mosquito Anopheles gambiae in only 7-11 generations.
Read more ...

Spack, a Lab-Developed ‘App Store for Supercomputers,' Becoming Standard-Bearer

Spack, a Lab-Developed ‘App Store for Supercomputers,' Becoming Standard-Bearer

1 hour ago   |   R&D Magazine

NewsSpack is a Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory-developed open source package manager optimized for high performance computing. Contributed Author: Lawrence Livermore...
Read more ...

Sirius XM's $3.5 billion Pandora deal is a bet on the future of streaming - here's how its largest shareholder, 'cable cowboy' John Malone, came to be worth $9 billion

Sirius XM's $3.5 billion Pandora deal is a bet on the future of streaming - here's how its largest shareholder, 'cable cowboy' John Malone, came to be worth $9 billion

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   4 articles

John Malone, controlling owner of Liberty Media, is one the US' richest men with a net worth of about $9.3 billion. The billionaire began his career as a "cable cowboy" in...
Read more ...

Microsoft's Quantum Development Kit adds a chemical simulation library

Microsoft's Quantum Development Kit adds a chemical simulation library

4 hours ago   |   TechCrunch   |   2 articles

During last September's Ignite conference, Microsoft heavily emphasized its quantum computing efforts and launched both its Q programming language and development kits. This...
Read more ...

Japanese scientists turn blood cells into human egg cells

Japanese scientists turn blood cells into human egg cells

4 hours ago   |   SlashGear   |   2 articles

Scientists in Japan have done something that sounds straight out of science fiction. They have been able to successfully create immature human egg cells from human blood for...
Read more ...

Opera rolls out its Ethereum-based desktop browser

Opera rolls out its Ethereum-based desktop browser

7 hours ago   |   The Next Web

Following up on its promise from August, Opera is finally rolling out a desktop version of its specialized browser with a built-in cryptocurrency wallet - but only to a select...
Read more ...

Robo-dogs: Roll over, SpotMini - here comes ALMA

Robo-dogs: Roll over, SpotMini - here comes ALMA

10 hours ago   |   Digital Trends

If two robo-dogs met on the street, would one try to sniff the mechanical components at the rear of the other? We have no idea, but with at least two different rob-dogs now...
Read more ...

Charges dropped against UCLA chemistry professor Patrick Harran for death of Sheri Sangji after lab fire

2 days ago   |   Chemical & Engineering

Judge grants defense request to dismiss charges 9 months earlier than planned
Read more ...

Thalmic Labs reportedly working on ‘North' smartglasses project

Thalmic Labs reportedly working on ‘North' smartglasses project

2 days ago   |   MobileSyrup   |   2 articles

Kitchener, Ontario-based wearables manufacturer Thalmic Labs is reportedly working on a smart glasses project with the intention of eventually releasing a consumer-facing...
Read more ...


Register you to post on HTech

Free Registration

Apple Shazam acquisition closes with a treat to celebrate

Apple Shazam acquisition closes with a treat to celebrate

Apple's acquisition of Shazam has been completed, bringing the music-identifying service in-house and promising a pleasant treat for users in the process. The deal was... Read more ...

Roku Premiere and Premiere+ bring 4K HDR streaming for under $50

Roku Premiere and Premiere+ bring 4K HDR streaming for under $50

Roku has added two new 4K streaming boxes, the Roku Premiere and Roku Premiere+, to its line-up, as well as updating its flagship Roku Ultra player. While rival set-top boxes... Read more ...

The iPhone XS Fails Drop Test - But There's a Big Problem

The iPhone XS Fails Drop Test - But There's a Big Problem

Just how durable is the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max? One new drop test doesn't seem very trustworthy. Read more ...

Red Dead Redemption 2 PS4 Pro bundle announced

Red Dead Redemption 2 PS4 Pro bundle announced

We've seen a lot of big-name games get a PS4 bundle of some sort, and as of today, we can add Red Dead Redemption 2 to that list. Even though Red Dead Redemption 2 isn't going... Read more ...

Microsoft Search will power search results across Office, Windows, and more

Microsoft Search will power search results across Office, Windows, and more

Microsoft is unveiling an ambitious effort to overhaul its search experience in Office, Windows, Bing and more today. Dubbed Microsoft Search, the new search experience will... Read more ...

Microsoft's Surface Hub 2 can be upgraded with a CPU cartridge

Microsoft's Surface Hub 2 can be upgraded with a CPU cartridge

Microsoft's Surface Hub 2 will officially arrive in the second quarter of next year - but not in the way you expect. During its Ignite conference today, the company revealed... Read more ...

Salesforce and Apple stole some thunder from a big Microsoft event by...

Salesforce and Apple stole some thunder from a big Microsoft event by announcing a new partnership

Apple and Salesforce have a new partnership. Apple will help the enterprise technology giant create apps for specific industries and better training. The announcement comes the... Read more ...

SiriusXM will acquire Pandora for $3.5 billion to create world's largest...

SiriusXM will acquire Pandora for $3.5 billion to create world's largest audio entertainment company

It's the perfect climate for big deals and it looks like another media company is looking to seize the opportunity. SiriusXM on Monday morning announced that it plans to... Read more ...

Roku devices will soon get Google Assistant voice control

Roku devices will soon get Google Assistant voice control

Roku is rolling out several new features over the coming months that will add automatic volume levelling, new music channels and Google Assistant support for the US. Roku TVs... Read more ...

‘Death Stranding' adds Troy Baker to its star-studded cast

‘Death Stranding' adds Troy Baker to its star-studded cast

Death Stranding's latest trailer sans gameplay footage has debuted at the Tokyo Games Show. Again, the talking point is the game's star power, with one Troy Baker the latest... Read more ...