EGYPT UNCOVERS ANCIENT NECROPOLIS SOUTH OF CAIRO

MINYA, Egypt - Egyptian archaeologists have discovered an ancient necropolis containing 40 stone sarcophagi, about 1,000 small statues...

APPLE MOVES TO STORE ICLOUD KEYS IN CHINA, RAISING HUMAN RIGHTS FEARS

SAN FRANCISCO/BEIJING - When Apple Inc begins hosting Chinese users' iCloud accounts in a new Chinese data center at the end of this...

 
 
 

NORWAY TO SPEND $13 MILLION TO UPGRADE 'DOOMSDAY' ARCTIC SEED VAULT

OSLO - Norway plans to spend 100 million Norwegian crowns to upgrade a doomsday seed vault on an Arctic island built 10 years ago to...

DROPBOX FILES FOR IPO OF UP TO $500 MILLION

Data-sharing business Dropbox Inc on Friday filed for an initial public offering of up to $500 million with the U.S. Securities and...

 
 
 

SELF-DRIVING CARS WITH "REMOTE" DRIVERS COULD TEST ON CALIF ROADS IN APRIL: DMV

SAN FRANCISCO - Self-driving cars that back up their computerized system with a remote human operator instead of a fallback driver...

MOBILE INDUSTRY PROMISES SMARTER EVERYTHING AT BARCELONA SHOW

FRANKFURT - Two words - artificial intelligence - promise to upstage familiar technology industry themes like 5G, the Internet of Things...

 
 
 

VIRTUAL REALITY CORONATION TAKES DEMENTIA PATIENTS DOWN MEMORY LANE

HINDHEAD, England - For 93-year-old Daphne Padfield, a dementia sufferer in an English care home, the arrival of a virtual reality...

GOOGLE RAISES PRICE OF YOUTUBE TV, ADDS SPORTS, TURNER

Alphabet Inc's Google is raising the price of its YouTube TV online service for new customers as it adds channels from Time Warner...

 
 
 

HPE SHARES SOAR ON $7 BILLION REPURCHASE PLAN, UPBEAT FORECAST

Shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise rose 7 percent to a record in early trading on Friday after the company unveiled a $7 billion...

IAC'S VIMEO AIMS FOR $100 MILLION IN REVENUE THIS YEAR: CEO

IAC/Interactive Corp's video hosting service Vimeo is targeting 1 million in paid subscribers and more than $100 million in revenue...

 
 
 

'SOONER, FASTER, NOW' - THE COMPANIES SURFING THE E-COMMERCE WAVE

LONDON - Amazon's assault on the retail industry has brought misery to traditional retailers without a strong web presence.

JAPANESE SCIENTISTS INVENT FLOATING 'FIREFLY' LIGHT

TOKYO - Japanese engineering researchers say they have created a tiny electronic light the size of a firefly which rides waves of ultrasound,...

 
 
 

UNITED STATES TELLS WTO OF CONCERNS OVER CHINA'S NEW WEB ACCESS RULES

GENEVA - The United States told the World Trade Organization on Friday that Chinese internet access rules coming into force on March...

TENCENT, JD.COM BUY STAKES IN CHINESE RETAIL CHAIN

HONG KONG - Tencent Holdings and JD.com will pay $140 million and $117 million respectively for minority stakes in a Chinese retail...

 
 
 

TANZANIA INTERNET USERS HIT 23 MILLION; 82 PERCENT GO ONLINE VIA PHONES: REGULATOR

DAR ES SALAAM - The number of internet users in Tanzania rose by 16 percent at the end of 2017 to 23 million, with the majority of...

GOOGLE STARTS TAKING PAYMENTS FOR APPS VIA KENYA'S M-PESA SERVICE

NAIROBI - Google Play apps and games store has started accepting payments in Kenya through Safaricom's mobile phone M-Pesa service...

 
 
 

UK REGULATOR TO CAP PRICES BT CAN CHARGE RIVALS FOR USE OF FAST BROADBAND

LONDON - Britain's telecoms regulator will cap the price BT can charge rivals to use its fast broadband service and make it easier...

EASY RIDE TRIAL TO MARK NISSAN'S FIRST STOP ON ROAD TO TAXI SERVICES

YOKOHAMA - Nissan Motor Co is taking its first steps to becoming an operator of autonomous vehicle services, hoping to break into a...

 
 
 

CHINA'S HUAWEI SET TO LEAD GLOBAL CHARGE TO 5G NETWORKS

FRANKFURT/HONG KONG - China's Huawei is forging closer commercial ties with big telecom operators across Europe and Asia, putting the...

WORLD'S LAST REMAINING WILD HORSES AREN'T REALLY WILD AFTER ALL

WASHINGTON - It may come as a disappointment to equine enthusiasts, but a new genetic study has found that no truly wild horses still...

 
 
 



The curious case of the LG V30S ThinQ

The curious case of the LG V30S ThinQ

Welcome to LG's new smartphone strategy. A new flagship every year, followed by an incremental upgrade six months later. It's a strange approach that's sure to annoy early... Read more ...

Galaxy S9 official launch video surfaces

Galaxy S9 official launch video surfaces

This was bound to happen. Samsung accidentally uploaded its official launch video of the Galaxy S9. The video has been pulled since but has already been scraped and re-uploaded... Read more ...

Real deal Galaxy S9 and S9+ smile for the camera

Real deal Galaxy S9 and S9+ smile for the camera

After seeing the Galaxy S9 in working condition the other day, straight out of the Vietnam factory that makes the models destined for US carriers, today Samsung's upcoming... Read more ...

Alcatel Revamps Its Smartphones with Supersized Screens

Alcatel Revamps Its Smartphones with Supersized Screens

With ultra-wide displays and advanced cameras, Alcatel's budget smartphones are guaranteed to turn heads. Read more ...

Alcatel takes the wraps off of two Android 8.1 Oreo tablets

Alcatel takes the wraps off of two Android 8.1 Oreo tablets

In addition to the bevy of new smartphones announced by Alcatel at MWC 2018 today, the company also introduced a pair of new Android tablets . The Alcatel 1T 7 features a... Read more ...

Reader Discussion - What Is Your Favorite Gaming Spin-off?

Reader Discussion - What Is Your Favorite Gaming Spin-off?

With Metal Gear Survive out this week , spin-offs are in the air, for better or worse. But while Survive has some baggage attached to it, there are plenty of cases which make... Read more ...

Alcatel brings 5 cheap Android phones and 2 tablets to MWC

Alcatel brings 5 cheap Android phones and 2 tablets to MWC

Alcatel has revealed five new Android smartphones and a pair of new tablets at MWC 2018 today, including the first to run Android Oreo Go Edition. The line-up - all of which... Read more ...

RACE On Bundle

RACE On Bundle

RACE On Bundle by Libredia The RACE On expansion includes all the cars and circuits from the epic WTCC 2008 season. Racing Simulation Enthusiast Read more ...

LG V30S ThinQ hands-on review

LG V30S ThinQ hands-on review

LG has updated the LG V30, despite it being less than six months old. The LG V30S ThinQ adds a smattering of spec updates to a handful of artificially intelligent software... Read more ...

This $7 Aukey USB-C car charger features two USB-A ports and Quick Charge 3.0

This $7 Aukey USB-C car charger features two USB-A ports and Quick Charge 3.0

Charge via USB-C or USB-A with this travel essential. Right now, you can grab the Quick Charge 3.0 Aukey USB-C Car Charger for only $7.40 when you enter promo code 9KYM5X68 at... Read more ...