Mohamed Sharaf

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Foxconn’s U.S. plant passes second vote; WSJ backtracks from iPhone display claims

The $3B tax subsidy package needed to persuade Foxconn to open a display plant in Wisconsin passed its second hurdle yesterday as the Wisconsin state assembly voted to approve the deal. This follows a vote by the jobs & economy committee earlier in the week …<p>There remain three further stages needed …

Foxconn

Apple just released 6 videos showcasing new iPad features in iOS 11

A major new version of Apple's mobile operating system is coming and the company released six new videos showing how iOS 11 makes its iPad …

The LG V30 has me more excited than the new iPhone

Where the V30 leads, Pixel XLs might follow<p>Call it a symptom of my tech journalist bubble, but somewhere over the past couple of years, I’ve lost the ability to be truly excited about new iPhones. Apple has contributed to this feeling, having kept its design changes incremental or, in the case of …

California Prepares For An Eclipse Of Its Solar Power

Spectators around the country are gearing up, eclipse glasses at the ready, for the solar eclipse on Monday. But another group — perhaps more anxious than eager — is preparing as well: the people who run California's electric grid.<p>California is home to almost half of all the solar power in the …

Natural Gas

Samsung Might Be Making the First Smartphone That Can Tell if You're Drunk

Samsung’s (ssnlf) new smartphones may be able to test a user’s blood alcohol content while they’re having a chat on the phone, using a new stylus …

Google Home can now make calls and it won't cost you a dime

Google has just pushed an update to its Home smart speaker that lets you make calls to any phone number in the US and Canada for free.<p>As with its other features, you can place a call with your voice: just say, “Hey Google, Call Abhimanyu,” or whoever else you’ve been dying to talk to, and it’ll do …

Google Home

Transfer News: Chelsea Misses Out On £50 Million Target, Manchester United Bringing Back Fan Favorite

The last two weeks of the summer transfer window will be frantic for Antonio Conte more than any other manager as he looks for new signings to …

If these leaked Apple TV photos are real, it could be incredible

<i>— Our editors review and recommend products to help you buy the stuff you need. If you make a purchase by clicking one of our links, we may earn a small share of the revenue. However, our picks and opinions are independent from USA TODAY’s newsroom and any business incentives.</i><p>This morning, …

LG Electronics

I Bought an Apple Watch 2. I Wasted $399 (Plus Tax) on an Apple Watch 2

I’m an Apple products guy. I’ve been exclusively an iPhone user since 2008 (I believe) when I chucked my T-Mobile Sidekick LX. My personal computers …

Top insider confirms the Apple Watch will have LTE, but there’s a big catch

In reports published over the last few days, we’ve learned that the Apple Watch 3’s biggest change is going to be the addition of an LTE radio. It’s …

Apple is bringing a billion dollar checkbook to Hollywood and wants to buy 10 TV shows

Game on.<p>Apple is officially open for business in Hollywood.<p>The company is telling content makers it wants to spend $1 billion on its own stuff over the next year. That’s music to studios’ ears, and a tune they have been expecting for some time — especially after Apple hired two top Sony TV …

Leaked Galaxy Note 8 sales brochure confirms some of the phone’s hottest features

Just like winter, the Galaxy Note 8 is coming next week, which probably explains why what looks like an official Galaxy Note 8 sales brochure leaked …

Android newbie HMD’s Nokia 8 flagship lets you livestream ‘frontbacks’

Rebooting the venerable Nokia smartphone brand has not been a rush job for HMD Global, the Foxconn-backed company set up for the purpose of licensing the Nokia name to try to revive the brand’s fortunes on smartphones.<p>But after starting with basic and mid-tier smartphones, it’s finally outted a …

Review: Samsung T5 external SSD – a worthy, faster follow-up to the T3 [Video]

Samsung just released the follow-up to its T3 line of portable, external SSDs. Sticking with the same nomenclature of the previous T1 and T3 drives, Samsung’s new T5 external SSDs include USB 3.1 Gen 2 support, making it the fastest T-series drive yet. With an included USB-C to USB-C cable, the T5 …

Computer Hardware

Apple Releases iOS 11 and iPad How-To Videos

Apple has published a series of six short videos to YouTube highlighting the marquee features of iOS 11 on the iPad. Each of the how-to videos is about one minute long and shows how to use a new feature:<p>'How to harness the power of the amazing new dock’ demonstrates how to add items to the dock, …

Billionaire Nigerian threatens to sack Wenger if successful in Arsenal bid

The Frenchman is Europe's longest-serving manager but will be shunted should Africa's richest man take over in north London<p>Arsene Wenger will be sacked as Arsenal manager should Nigerian billionaire Aliko Dangote succeed in buying the Premier League club.<p>Wenger has been in charge of Arsenal's …

Soccer

Manchester United 4-0 West Ham United: Premier League as it happened

Romelu Lukaku scores twice on his league debut for his new club.<p>Live<p><b>United move top of the Premier League after thrashing sorry West Ham.</b>• <b><br>Romelu</b> …

Newcastle Set to Move for Unwanted Arsenal Star as Benitez Demands More Signings

Rafa Benitez is apparently set to make a move for out-of-favour Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere in the coming days, according the The Sun.<p>Benitez is …

Soccer

Read the 11 'rules for success' a former Apple employee got on his first day

Huxley Dunsany posted a set of 11 "rules for success" that were attached to the back of his employee badge when he started at Apple in 2004.<p>Check them out:<p>The "JB" referred to on the card is John Brandon, who was a vice president of sales in the US and Pacific for Apple.<p>"He was a great guy in my …

Career Development

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 review | Trusted Reviews

<b>Samsung Galaxy Note 8 long-term review: The big phone to buy</b><p>Of all the phones released in 2017, none had quite the expectation of the Note 8. After …

The sentimental hoarder's guide to making space on your iPhone

Each day brings the same struggle: I spot something I've deemed photo-worthy, pull out my phone, open the camera and am greeted with a blurred screen.<p>…

Can We Acknowledge That LG Has Been The Trendsetter In Smartphone Photography For Years?

Maybe because the leakers of the smartphone industry are so good at what they do, or maybe it’s a testament to the hype cycle of the internet, but more and more phone companies have developed a habit of pre-announcing or “leaking” features/photos of their yet-to-be-unveiled device. Last week, LG …

Mobile Technology

Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers has no fears of pitching Griffiths into Astana crunch tie - because NONE of his players are fully fit yet

The Hoops gaffer reckons that the striker will be raring to go on Wednesday, even though all of his players are still striving for peak …

A fresh look at the Galaxy Note 8's dual cameras?

Note 8 renders are coming in force. Here's how some predict the back of Samsung's next big phone will look.<p>If the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note 8 adopts a similar edge-to-edge Infinity Display as the Galaxy S8, we have an idea of what the front of the phone may look like. But rumors about dual …

Phones

Kuwait battles oil spill in Persian Gulf waters

KUWAIT CITY (AP) — Kuwait battled Sunday to control an oil spill off its southern coast that stained its beaches, threatened to damage power plants …

Pollution

Manchester United ready to meet valuation for Ivan Perisic after reopening talks with Inter Milan

Mourinho has repeatedly stated his desire to bring in four new players this summer.<p>Manchester United have reportedly reopened talks with Inter Milan …

How the fired Google engineer completely missed the point on diversity

There's no point in rehashing the drivel about "biological differences" he wrapped up in scientific-sounding jargon (feel free read it for yourself here).<p>But it's worth correcting the record because, for someone who's presumably a data-driven person, he got the "facts" about women's technical …

The Apple Watch And Women Lawyers: The Perfect Match

Women attorneys in particular will appreciate the Apple Watch notifications.

Apple Watch

Manchester United's Galacticos looked dis-United against Real Madrid as Jose Mourinho searches for the right blend

My worry for Manchester United is that Jose Mourinho is creating his version of the Galacticos rather than ­building a team with the right balance …