Google restricts Huawei’s use of Android

May 20, 2019

Google has barred phone maker Huawei from some updates to the Android operating system, dealing a blow to the Chinese firm. New designs of Huawei smartphones are set to lose access to some Google apps. The move comes after the Trump administration added Huawei to a list of companies that American firms cannot trade with […]

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The Battle For The Physical Internet

May 18, 2019

Amazon is readying to become a major player in the so-called physical internet, the project to build a network where boxes are bytes moving through the supply chain network in the same way data does on the internet. Logistics is a $1.5 trillion industry in the United States that, according to McKinsey, provides employment to fifteen million people […]

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Elon Musk says SpaceX Starlink internet satellites are key to funding his Mars vision

May 17, 2019

cSpaceX CEO Elon Musk explained on Wednesday how the company’s Starlink satellite network will serve as the company’s key money-maker, unlocking his vision of sending astronauts to Mars. Musk’s comments came on a call with media hours before the company’s first full launch of Starlink satellites. For the first time, Musk spoke to the network’s timeline and […]

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How to Update WhatsApp for Android and iPhone

May 15, 2019

To make sure that your device is safe from prying eyes and ears, though, you’ll need to make sure that the WhatsApp on your phone is up-to-date. Hopefully, your phone automatically has updated WhatsApp in the background, but since some of us keep automatic app updates disabled, that might not be the case. How to […]

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Razer’s Stormtrooper gaming gear is a mix of awesome and awful

May 14, 2019

I’m no Star Wars fan, but when Razer issued a press release a week ago announcing its Stormtrooper edition keyboard, mouse, and mouse mat, I couldn’t resist them. That timeless black-and-white aesthetic just speaks to me, so I had to see and try the trifecta for myself. It’s made up of the $99.99 BlackWidow Lite Silent mechanical keyboard, […]

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First Apple Computer Heads to Auction

May 13, 2019

A rare Apple-1 computer made by Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak in 1976, a harbinger of the personal computing and internet age, could fetch up to £500,000 (US$630,000) at a Christie’s online auction from May 16-24. The computer, still in working condition, is accompanied by a group of Apple-related artifacts, including the first manual ever […]

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