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July 15, 2016 9:56 AM Nintendo NX: What do we know about the next console?

It was announced last year, but the new hardware won't be available for some time yet Sony and Microsoft aren't the only companies with new games consoles on the horizon - Nintendo has something up its sleeve, too. While the makers of the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One revealed their plans in June, Nintendo announced its intentions last year. Codenamed the NX, it was a no-show 18

July 14, 2016 10:24 PM Microsoft ruling limits government access to data stored overseas

Tech advocates hailed the decision in a case over access to emails stored on data servers in Ireland as a boon for privacy rights in the Digital Age. In a decision that curbs the government's ability to seize data overseas, a US appellate court ruled Thursday that federal investigators cannot force Microsoft to turn over emails stored in an Irish data center 2

July 5, 2016 11:17 PM Intel Sees Market for Computer Chips in Self-Driving Cars

Intel, fervently seeking new markets for its computer chips, confirmed Friday that it will work with BMW and an Israeli company called Mobileye to develop technology for self-driving cars. Google has been the public face of the tech industry's push to take the driver out from behind the wheel, testing small, self-driving cars on California streets and highways 37

July 5, 2016 3:39 PM Car Wars: The battle for automotive tech

And so it has begun. With the announcement late last week by BMW, Intel, and Mobileye of a new reference platform for autonomous cars—expected to be available in model year 2021 vehicles—the battle lines are being drawn for what promises to be one of the most interesting tech industry developments of the next several years. On the one side, you have tech giants 18

July 4, 2016 11:38 PM BMW Group, Intel And Mobileye To Bring Self-Driving Cars On Road By 2021

Year 2021 will see a fully functioning BMW Autonomous car. BMW has collaborated with Intel and Mobileye in order to bring revolution in terms of transport. These three companies will collaborate towards getting autonomous cars on the road. These three companies will work toward getting everything right from door locks to data center. All of these are making 12

June 21, 2016 3:09 PM Daily Report: China Has the World’s Most Powerful Computer (Again)

By some measures, China now has the world’s best computer. The question is whether America should worry about it. As John Markoff writes, China dominates the newest list of the world’s fastest supercomputers, with both the fastest calculating machine and the most computers among the world’s 500 fastest machines. The United States was a strong second 18

June 21, 2016 5:01 AM China builds world’s most powerful supercomputer

'Sunway-TaihuLight' can perform around 93,000 trillion calculations per second BEIJING: A new supercomputer from China has topped the latest list of the world's most powerful machines, as the 93 petaflop Sunway TaihuLight is installed at the National Supercomputing Centre in Wuxi in southern Jiangsu province. At its peak, the computer can perform around 15

June 21, 2016 12:22 AM China Wins New Bragging Rights in Supercomputers

SAN FRANCISCO — A new list of the world’s fastest supercomputers provides more evidence that the once-yawning technology gap between the United States and China is closing. China dominates a biannual ranking of the world’s 500 fastest supercomputers, called the Top500, that was published on Monday. Not only does China have the world’s fastest machine 35

June 16, 2016 10:36 AM Samsung to Buy US Cloud Services Startup Joyent

Samsung Electronics says it has agreed to buy a US cloud services startup as it seeks to boost software and services. The South Korean company said Thursday that its acquisition of Joyent Inc. will allow Samsung to access its own cloud platform rather than renting another company's data centres to run its internet-based services. The company did not disclose 6

May 28, 2016 5:59 AM Microsoft-FB laying trans-Atlantic Internet line

SAN FRANCISCO: Microsoft and Facebook today announced they will work together to lay a high-speed Internet cable across the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean. A new, sub-sea " MAREA " cable was expected to be completed by late 2017, with the aim of meeting growing demand by the tech companies' customers for fast, reliable data connections. "As the world is increasingly 8