Showing posts from July, 2014

Samsung UNPACKED 2014 Episode 2 with Galaxy Note 4 far better than Galaxy S5 in September 3rd, coming up.

"Samsung Note 4 will have far better specifications than the Galaxy S5 smartphone," said Samsung Electro-Mechanics Chief Financial Officer Kwon Young-noh, recently.  Samsung Electro is an affiliate of Samsung and supplies camera modules to Samsung Electronics. The new Samsung phablet ― a technology term which means a combination of smartphones and tablets ― will come with a 5.7-inch flat OLED screen and metal frame.

Samsung will also bring a curved OLED version of the Note 4 to the exhibition, though the curved Note 4 isn't aimed at appealing to the mass market.
"The Note 4 will be the first smartphone to incorporate an ultraviolet sensor. The sensor can measure UV radiation and offer index levels to Note 4 users inside the 'S Health' application," said an executive at Samsung's software partner based in Korea.

The upcoming phablet will be powered by Qualcomm processor chips and "definitely" support fourth-generation long-term evolut…

NANICO Electric mini-car to take on Sao Paulo traffic nightmare.

Finding a parking spot in Sao Paulo can be a nightmare. But for car designer Caio Strumiello -- that nightmare has been an inspiration. This is Nanico, the smallest car in Brazil. These days parking is a breeze. 
NANICO CREATOR, CAIO STRUMIELLO, : "When it comes to parking regular cars are stuck looking for a free parking space while I park my car in between spaces. Inside Sao Paulo you have nothing better because there isn't any space, you cant travel at higher speeds, and yet you have cars that keep getting bigger because people believe that a big car gives you status." Strumiello says what big cars really give their owners is less money and a slower commute. Currently Nanico is gas powered - capable of more than 80 miles per gallon, a fraction of the fuel used in most conventional cars. But Strumiello and his partner Paulo Roberto Da Conceicao are going a step further, changing out Nanico's combustion engine for an electric motor that runs on solar powered batterie…

Samsung Electronics launches world`s first 78" bendable UHD TV

Abraham from Samsung Tomorrow TV introduces the world's first bendable TVs right from CES 2014 in Las Vegas! Let's be world's first viewers to check out Samsung's latest amazing innovations, bendable UHD TVs.

Samsung Electronics is launching August 1st 2014, the industry's first flat-screen TV that curves the screen to be able to enjoy a Ben 78 type double UHD TV and release.Samsung Ben Double UHD TV (UN78S9B) 'flat screen the user can change to inside  flat or concave side of the TV screen to de-select the curve bent into overdrive. Change the way customers want to watch with a custom TV.Samsung Ben double UHD TV is designed to make the best Time less curvature did apply called  4200R.Also 'UHD dimming (UHD Dimming)' into the screen with a finer contrast and color enhanced expression did.'Crystal Black Panel' to apply the diffuse lower the sharpness on the eyes and improves the picture quality.Samsung Ben Double UHD TV  from August 1 will …

Xerox introduces technologies that turn a smartphone into a teacher.

Twenty Xerox scientists specialized in machine vision and image processing, joined colleagues from Google, Facebook, Microsoft Research, Amazon and some of the leading academic institutions in the world to share their research,  in late June.
The purpose of this committee is to make computers behave increasingly like 'human beings', mimicking the way the brain sees and thinks. 
The annual conference IEEE Computer Vision / Pattern Recognition, held between 23 and 28 June in Columbus, Ohio (USA), meets annually to leading scientists around the world to work on improving the artificial vision, discipline that allows computers to improve their performance, rise and sometimes even surpassing human capabilities. 
"Xerox has extensive knowledge of business processes in many sectors and is a pioneer in teaching computers to extract image analysis and meaningful and actionable videos," said Raja Bala, Scientific Research Center that Xerox in Webster, NY York. "Although ther…

Qualcomm acquires EmpoweredU a pioneer in mobile learning.

Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. has announced the creation of a new division, Qualcomm Education, following its acquisition of EmpoweredU. EmpoweredU is a pioneer in mobile learning, having developed an intuitive, mobile-centric, and cloud based learning platform that is both device and operating system agnostic. EmpoweredU enables institutions to increase student engagement with an effective user experiences that leverages mobile.

Press Release:

Qualcomm Further Enhances Commitment to 24/7 Mobile Learning with Acquisition of Silicon Valley-Based Learning Technology Company EmpoweredUSAN DIEGO, CALIF. – July 30, 2014 – San DIEGO, Calif. — July 30, 2014— Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM) today announced that its subsidiary, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., has taken a further step towards the vision of demonstrating how technology innovations can help address some of the challenges the education sector faces, by completing the acquisition of EmpoweredU, a pioneer in the development of an intu…

Is Yahoo entering the heavyweight app league ?

Yahoo’s acquisition of app analytics and advertising company Flurry this week showed just how serious the web firm is about using a coherent mobile strategy to turn its fortunes around.The company has been busy revamping its mobile offerings and acquiring developer talent and app technology under the stewardship of CEO Marissa Mayer. And this approach is clearly having an effect.In its second quarter results last week, Yahoo revealed it has 450 million monthly active mobile users, a 36 per cent year-on-year increase, and more than double the figure of two years ago. In addition, the time Yahoo users spend accessing its services via mobile devices has increased 79 per cent year-on-year.This is impressive progress for a company that was really struggling to convert its previous online prominence into success in the mobile world.And apps appear to be central to the success of Yahoo’s mobile strategy: it claims to have more than 400 employees developing iOS and Android products, and smart…

Germany: BlackBerry Reinforces Mobile Security Leadership with Acquisition of Secusmart.

BlackBerry bolstered its security credentials with the acquisition of Secusmart, a German provider of “high-security voice and data encryption and anti-eavesdropping solutions for government organisations, enterprises and telecommunications service providers”.Financial details were not disclosed.The companies have already worked together, including a partnership to provide Germany’s Federal office for Information Security with a BlackBerry 10 solution “for classified communications for the country’s highest public officials” – including Chancellor Angela Merkel.The security of Merkel’s communications came into the spotlight late last year, when it was reported that the US government had been monitoring her calls.While BlackBerry has already trumpeted the security of its own data platform, the deal will enable it to improve its position with regard to voice calls.BlackBerry has held a strong position in the enterprise world, in no small part due to its security capabilities, for some t…

Microsoft's selfie phone is in the works.

Microsoft  hardware chief gave employees a sneak peek at a 'selfie' phone featuring a 5 megapixel forward-facing camera at an internal meeting this week, a source at the company said on Tuesday.Stephen Elop, the former Nokia CEO who now runs Microsoft's devices business, showed off the phone in front of thousands at the company's annual employee meeting in Seattle on Monday.The 4.7 inch (11.9 cm) screen 'selfie' phone, plus another high-end Windows Phone, are expected to launch soon, according to tech news site The Verge, which first reported the news.
The 5 megapixel camera on the front of the device is much more powerful than Apple Inc's  iPhone 5, with a 1.2 megapixel front camera, and the Microsoft phone's screen is larger, making it better-suited for users who want to take pictures of themselves.

LG G3 Burgundy Red and Moon Violet will be available this month.

Additional G3 colors such as Moon Violet and Burgundy Red will be rolled out in select markets starting in August and continuing over several weeks. Exact colors and dates will be decided locally in conjunction with carriers. Announcements will be made in each market at the time of availability.

The LG G3 is available from AT&T, Verizon, and T-Mobile in either black or white, while Sprint has the black and gold color options in stock.

France: Making $10K Shoes for Rafael Nadal Entirely By Hand. Video.

Appreciate high-end luxury men's shoes? At a time when huge luxury groups like LVMH may struggle with their size, French shoemaker Pierre Corthay's strategy is simple: remain small and exclusive. Clients include actor Clive Owen and tennis player Rafael Nadal.

LG launches 105 inch Curved Ultra HD TV (5K) WebOS powered.

Today LG Electronics is announcing its brand new 105 inch Curved Ultra HD TV WebOS Easy Connect, Easy Navigation , Easy Usability powered that is  more than 5 times the full HD resolution of 1100 (5120 x 2160) on a  IPS LCD panel surface A High Quality 21:09 screen aspect ratio to watch movies on a Cinemascope enviromment and for to enjoy TV, photos and entertainment.
It is equipped with the best sound quality , worth of home-theater quality 7.2 channel 150 watts (W) equipped with a very large speaker.LG Electronics is a global leader in Kydon audio equipment company Harman (Harman kardon) through collaboration with experts so that you can enjoy quality sound.LG Electronics  will launch first the  105 inch Ultra HD TV WebOS for 100000000 yuan (US$97.000) in Korea.LGPress Release:
With 5K Resolution and CinemaScope 21:9 Aspect Ratio,
LG’s Latest TV Redefines Immersive Viewing

SEOUL, July 29, 2014 — First shown to the public at …