Germany’s transport ministry wants General Motors’ Opel, one of the company’s core brands in Europe, to appear before an investigative committee on the issue of suspected emissions rigging. Opel is scheduled to make an appearance next week.
Car Tech May 14, 2016
Nvidia announced its earnings result for the first quarter of fiscal 2017. Revenue was recorded at $1.3 billion, which is 13 percent higher than the same quarter of the previous fiscal year.
Business Tech May 14, 2016
Nvidia may soon launch a new Shield tablet based on a recent FCC filing. The unannounced device could just be the company's new tablet offering for 2016.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 13, 2016
Samsung may soon release new devices from its C lineup as details of the midrange duo were leaked online. Identified as the Galaxy C5 and Galaxy C7, the two models are expected to have a sleek metal build design.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 12, 2016
Garmin launched a new GPS running smartwatch that can track a variety of sports, measure heart rate and download additional free apps for customizing purposes. It comes with a sleek design and a large display to easily view stats.
Wearable Tech May 12, 2016
Nintendo 3DS is launching the new courtroom action title ‘Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney – Spirit of Justice,' which shall be exclusively available on its 3DS eShop beginning September. An English-language trailer of the game is also available for viewing.
Video Games May 12, 2016
Republic Wireless is expanding its lineup of devices in response to consumers who want access to cheaper Wi-Fi using currently popular smartphone models. The initial list of devices includes those from Motorola, Huawei, LG and Samsung.
Internet May 12, 2016
Apple’s newly granted patent filing shows additional Smart Cover features such as an extra touchscreen and stylus support. The cover itself acts like a bendable display and works like a digital extension of the attached iPad.
Apple May 11, 2016
Honda launches the 2017 Ridgeline pickup which boasts a more traditional look but better styling. It is available in both front-wheel drive and all-wheel drive configurations.
Car Tech May 11, 2016
The sale of General Motor's Buick Verano will reportedly be discontinued in the U.S. come 2017. The move is in response to a change in customers’ demands, wherein crossovers are now becoming more popular than sedans.
Car Tech May 11, 2016
Customers can now snag the Motorola Moto 360 (2nd Gen) and Moto 360 Sport at $50 off the regular price. The discounted price scheme will be available from now until the end of May at Verizon.
Wearable Tech May 11, 2016
Netflix is launching the first ever global competition series featuring 108 competitors from six host countries. The final episode will feature nine champions competing for the coveted title of the ‘Ultimate Beastmaster.’
Movies/TV Shows May 10, 2016
Live images of Huawei’s upcoming Honor V8 have been revealed online showing off the handset’s dual rear cameras and metal build design. The company is preparing to officially unveil the handset on May 10.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 10, 2016
Facebook won a trademark case in China against a local company that used 'face book' on its beverage product. The victory is speculated to be attributed in part to Mark Zuckerberg’s adulation for China.
Business Tech May 9, 2016
Xiaomi keeps teasing its upcoming Mi Max in a series of promotional videos before the big official announcement on May 10. The company is also expected to launch its new MIUI 8 on the same day.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 9, 2016
HTC 10 may be a flagship device but its disappointing preorder sales record in China is giving a different impression. Preorders for the 5.2-inch handset are accepted until May 8.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 7, 2016
A new alarm system is now being developed to provide early detection of possible fire occurrences in the forest. Built with a smoke sensor and a 3G network connection, prototype units of the Birdhouse Alarm are currently being tested.
Gadgets May 6, 2016
Google and Idea Cellular formally tied up to provide subscribers an easier and cheaper way to purchase digital content through their Android devices using the new carrier billing system. The new payment scheme is applicable to both prepaid and postpaid users.
Business Tech May 6, 2016
Apple will file an appeal to the Supreme People’s Court in China after losing exclusive trademark rights to iPhone. The ruling of the Beijing Municipal High People’s Court was in favor of Xintong Tiandi Technology, a manufacturer of IPHONE-branded leather goods.
Apple May 6, 2016
Xiaomi Mi Max is scheduled for an official unveiling on May 10. Prior to the said date, the upcoming smartphone just passed TENAA, which gave more hints on its purported features and design.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 6, 2016