Update: it’s official – Google and investment firm Fidelity bought a 10 percent stake in SpaceX for $1 billion, resulting in a $10 billion valuation for Elon Musk’s company. Original post: Two of the most
An update to Google's mobile apps will convert your phone into a universal translater that can take your voice and convert it into recognisable audio in 80 languages, allowing you to have a natural conversation
LAS VEGAS — "I, for one, don't want to look like a computer threw up on me," fashion designer Billie Whitehouse says. The 27-year-old co-founder of Wearable Experiments gestures toward a jacket that by
Everything you need to know about the hottest musical electronic device! Hey technophiles! This week we’ve got a hot new update for you from the world of music electronics. Audio scientists have been at
Why would you come all the way to CES with a beautiful smartwatch, but not show it off? That’s a question we’ve got for LG and Audi now that Android Central has outed the company’s beautiful smartwatch.
LAS VEGAS — Drones: They come in all shapes and sizes. Some are palm sized, while others would cover your dining room table. They all share some key attributes, like four rotors, an array of sensors and,
BBM is coming to Android Wear, too BlackBerry ran a small press conference here at CES 2015 to announce that it's releasing the BlackBerry Passport and BlackBerry Classic on AT&T. Oddly, AT&T apparently
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Supporters and critics of free trade are readying for a bitter battle this year over major free trade deals and legislation to fast-track trade agreements through the U.S. Congress.
AT&T's data plan just got a lot more forgiving. Today, the company announced that starting January 25th, any AT&T customers in the Mobile Share Value system will be able to carry over unusued data to next
Claim Won’t Be Honored by Novo Banco, the ‘Good Bank’ Created After Portuguese Lender’s Collapse LONDON—Goldman Sachs Group Inc. said Monday it will challenge the Bank of Portugal’s decision to unexpectedly
OK, we all know Samsung is the biggest smartphone maker in the world, and Apple is No. 2. But do you have any idea who the third largest is? Lenovo? LG? Nokia? Sony (SNE)? No, no, no and no. It's a Chinese
Government figures show output falling by 0.5pc in the year to November as rouble falls again The Russian economy has fallen into decline for the first time in five years, according to official figures.
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Amid increasing signs that he intends to run for president, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush will leave his position as a paid adviser to Barclays, the British bank, at the end of the year, according to a
Switzerland’s big banks, UBS and Credit Suisse, are carefully assessing the Swiss central bank’s move to introduce a negative interest rate on deposits—which could cause each of the lenders to take a financial
The Great Recession hit all Americans hard, but only whites have seen their wealth rise during the recent recovery. And that's widening the already massive wealth gap between whites and other racial and
Uber has already taken on another $1.2 billion this month, valuing the company at $40 billion, but that hasn’t stopped the ride-hailing service from seeking even more. While rumors were rife that Uber
Workflow for iOS takes all those repetitive, annoying tasks you always do on your iPhone and lets you create custom icons or share actions so it’s as easy as one click. Basically, Workflow allows you quickly
Crude oil prices hit fresh five- year lows Wednesday after the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) slashed estimates over how much crude it will need to produce in 2015, thanks to burgeoning
Chip maker Freescale is introducing a 15-watt wireless charging system that will enable cordless recharging for larger devices such as tablets. The wireless charging operates at three times the wattage
As part of an ongoing buying guide for confused shoppers this holiday season, I’ll be summing the best of the latest handsets. Knowing which handset to buy this year means selecting from a number of excellent
• Samsung's smartphone shipments were down 8.2% on a year-over-year basis last quarter, according to IDC. It was the only top-5 smartphone shipment that saw a contraction in smartphone shipments.• The