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Bank of America Analyst Says Apple Plans to Launch Foldable iPhone in 2020

Apple plans to launch a foldable iPhone two years from now, according to Wamsi Mohan, an analyst at Bank of America Merrill Lynch.<p>Mohan shared his prediction in a research note obtained by <i>CNBC</i> after spending a week in Asia meeting with companies in Apple's supply chain. He expects the foldable …

Bank of America

Hypersonic weapons can make virtually all missile defenses useless — and destabilize the world order

The Cold War gave the world intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs) that could carry nuclear weapons, and cruise missiles that could be launched from ships and aircraft.<p>Now, like a lot of Cold War era military equipment, these weapons are getting a 21st century tune up. But it is not the …

Military

How Technology Is Really Going To Change Politics In The Next 20 Years

In the era of misinformation and accusations, there is an appetite for reliable news sources. Traditional news sources are getting called out by politicians on both sides of the aisle. Where do you the real deal scoop on politicians and policy issues that come straight from the source, the actual …

Fake News

Will this be the year of the trillion-dollar company?

In almost every sense, $100 billion is a lot of money. For a company the size of Apple, though, it’s a small fraction of its current $900 billion market cap. And given the company’s current trajectory, the iPhone maker seems the best bet to become the first trillion-dollar listed company sometime …

Don’t use Huawei phones, say heads of FBI, CIA, and NSA

The US intelligence community is still worried about Chinese tech giants’ government ties<p>The heads of six major US intelligence agencies have warned that American citizens shouldn’t use products and services made by Chinese tech giants Huawei and ZTE. According to a report from <i>CNBC</i>, the …

Surveillance

Google Home And Amazon Echo Leave Microsoft And Apple In The Dust

One of the most interesting battles being waged in the tech industry right now is the war for AI-in-the-home supremacy, with this year’s CES illustrating just how ferocious that fight has become.<p>When Amazon kicked off the smart speaker trend with Echo back in 2014, it was treated as a niche – …

Smart Homes

Inside 硬塞的網路趨勢觀察

Shades of grey decorate sombre luxury apartment in Taiwan

Concrete walls, cement floors, grey tiles, marble and dark stained wood meet in this Taipei apartment created by Wei Yi International Design …

Interior Design

The German postal service has built its own electric trucks

Most of the attention in the electric-truck sector recently has focused on Tesla, which presented its Semi model to great fanfare earlier this month. Not to be outdone, Daimler beat Tesla to the punch by unveiling its big electric rig a few weeks before Elon Musk’s big moment. Those scene-stealing …

11 lies you may have heard about net neutrality

Talking about net neutrality is hard when there's misinformation everywhere.<p>Yesterday, the FCC voted by a margin of 3-to-2 to approve the Restoring Internet Freedom Order. This act kills the net neutrality rules that have governed the internet since 2015. It’s a controversial act opposed by the …

Net Neutrality

State attorneys general join trade groups in fighting to restore net neutrality

The FCC may have voted to repeal net neutrality rules – opening the way for Internet service providers to speed up, slow down or even block services depending on who pays them to do so – but some are determined that the war isn’t over.<p>After a trade group representing companies like Amazon, Facebook …

Changing one simple habit can improve your entire life

Michael Phelps is the most decorated Olympian of all time.<p>He has won 28 medals in multiple swim categories and still holds several world records even though he has retired. His 80-inch wingspan and flexible ankles make him naturally predisposed to swimming—perhaps even more so than walking on …

There’s precedent for Amazon competing with so many companies. It doesn’t end well.

Perhaps no other company in history has sold so many different products (354 million) while competing against so many other companies (hundreds). In the past, that power hasn’t lasted. Amazon is betting it will be different.<p>Amazon today is a retailer, a logistics network, a book publisher, a movie …

eCommerce

Apple Doesn't Deliberately Slow Down Older Devices According to Benchmark Analysis

Benchmarking company Futuremark recently set out to debunk long-running speculation that Apple intentionally slows down older iPhones when it releases new software updates as a way to encourage its customers to buy new devices.<p>Starting in 2016, Futuremark collected over 100,000 benchmark results …

iPhone

Technology is destroying the most important asset in your life

<i>“Money isn’t the most important thing in the world. Your time is.”</i><p>Parents, teachers, and mentors all around the world have spoken these words to us, in one form of another, throughout our lives. It makes sense, too.<p>Most of us come to realize at some point that money is a means, not an end. It …

Atelier Barda renovates Montreal apartment with minimalist finishes and custom furniture

Montreal architecture studio Atelier Barda has renovated a loft apartment in the city's trendy Mile End neighbourhood, stripping down its interiors …

Architecture

Apple is really bad at design

Let me just rip this band-aid off...<p>The “notch” on the new iPhone X is not just strange, interesting, or even odd — it is bad. It is bad design, and …

iPhone 5

We may have hit peak Apple

When a new iPhone is available to pick up in stores, we usually see photos of lines stretching blocks long, as customers around the world proudly walk out with their shiny new rectangles. But today, as the iPhone 8, 8 Plus, and Apple Watch Series 3 hit the shelves, the usual lines were few and far …

解析 iOS 11 介面設計:蘋果還像過去一樣在意細節嗎?

台灣時間 13 日凌晨,蘋果在 Apple Park 的 Steve Jobs Theater 召開秋季發表會,為全螢幕 iPhone X 揭開面紗同時,對開發者推送即將在 19 日正式推送的 iOS 11 GM 版,筆者也第一時間更新了 iPhone。<p>筆者在 6 月 WWDC 後嘗鮮 iOS 11 …

Apple CEO Tim Cook explains why companies should get involved in politics

Apple CEO Tim Cook has openly campaigned for gay marriage, opposed “religious freedom laws,” and loudly criticized president Donald Trump’s immigration policy proposals, despite a tradition of US corporate leaders keeping political views to themselves. Speaking at the Bloomberg Global Business …

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記者歐建智/桃園報導<p>中信兄弟彭政閔15日7局上打出職棒生涯1000打點,打出去之後,這顆千打點紀念球馬上被送回來,這是中職史上第3顆1000打點球。<p>彭政閔職棒打拚前16年,2001年新人年是19打點,2006年受傷年是22打點,2005年是47打點,其它幾年都有50打點以上,2012年88打點是單季 …

Adobe Just Built The Prettiest UI Ever

There is nothing quite like an artist’s palette. With this humble piece of paper or wood, the artist can mix infinite pigments, each of which can be dipped into again and again without a second thought.<p>FiftyThree’s Paper did an incredible job at streamlining the palette for iPad screens. And now, a …

Adobe

200+ Posters From the Golden Age of Graphic Design Are Now Free to Download

Today, more and more cultural institutions have started to offer free art resources to the public through online archives. From high-quality reproductions of antique photographs to museum-approved art books, these complimentary materials promote and exhibit the endless possibilities of Internet …

Art
China

Google Launches 'Backup and Sync' Mac App for Google Photos and Google Drive

Google today announced the launch of Backup and Sync, a new app for Macs and PCs that's designed to back up files and photos safely in Google Drive and Google Photos. The new app is meant to replace the existing Google Photos desktop uploader and Drive for Mac/PC.<p>To use Backup and Sync, Google …

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