Essential wants to reframe your perspective on mobiles; the result looks promising

The new handset which is codenamed Gem comes with an elongated body. There have been rumours from quite a while which suggested that Android-inventor Andy Rubin and his team over at Essential was working on the second-generation Essential Phone. There was a lot of chatter online regarding how the handset would look since the original … Read more Essential wants to reframe your perspective on mobiles; the result looks promising

Tokyo wants to make Olympic medals from old smartphones

Japan will kick off a drive this week to collect old smartphones and other portable gadgets so that they can be turned into medals for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympics. The project will be launched on Thursday by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government with a goal of collecting up to 2 million used devices to … Read more Tokyo wants to make Olympic medals from old smartphones

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Manman Dejeto | AFP | Getty Images Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte gestures during a speech. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte lashed out at the country’s central bank on Thursday, telling its governor “I will give you a whack” and threatening criminal charges against the country’s anti-money laundering body for supporting graft. Duterte vented his fury during … Read more Credit,Suisse,agrees,$5.3,billion,US,deal,on,mortgages

Philippines’ Duterte wants to give bank governor ‘a whack’, charge staff

Manman Dejeto | AFP | Getty Images Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte gestures during a speech. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte lashed out at the country’s central bank on Thursday, telling its governor “I will give you a whack” and threatening criminal charges against the country’s anti-money laundering body for supporting graft. Duterte vented his fury during … Read more Philippines’ Duterte wants to give bank governor ‘a whack’, charge staff

Delhi Lt Governor Najeeb Jung resigns, wants to get back into academics

The 65-year-old former bureaucrat will be going back to his “first love, which is academics”, said the press release issued by Jung’s office In picture, Former Delhi Lt Governor Najeeb Jung (File Photo) RELATED STORIES Democratic decision making process cannot be threatened: IIT-Kharagpur Teacher booked under IPC section 323 and 341 for injuring student: Bihar … Read more Delhi Lt Governor Najeeb Jung resigns, wants to get back into academics

Yellen says she wants to serve out her term, despite Trump pressure

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen wants to serve out her term despite pressure from President-elect Donald Trump. “I guess the way I think about it is that I was confirmed by the Senate to a four-year term. The term of the Fed chair was not meant to coincide with the president … I do intend … Read more Yellen says she wants to serve out her term, despite Trump pressure

Yellen defends the Dodd-Frank bank rules that Donald Trump wants to scrap

President-elect Donald Trump has vowed to repeal the Dodd-Frank banking reforms, which were designed to prevent a repeat of the 2008 financial crisis. Fed Chair Janet Yellen doesn’t sound happy about it. At a news conference Wednesday, the central bank leader defended the safeguards for the banking system. “We lived through a devastating financial crisis. … Read more Yellen defends the Dodd-Frank bank rules that Donald Trump wants to scrap

Intel wants to make its Internet of Things chips see, think, and act

Rolling out the internet of things means using devices as our eyes and ears and even asking them to make decisions for us. The chips at the heart of those devices play critical roles, and on Tuesday some of them got better at their jobs. While ARM introduced two minuscule processor architectures with security features … Read more Intel wants to make its Internet of Things chips see, think, and act

Reddit: The ‘front page of the internet’ wants to be a billion-dollar business

In July 2015, Reddit changed into in a crisis. Volunteer moderators, the heartbeat of the website thatappearance after pages called “Subreddits”, were revolting over the firing of a key member of the webnetwork . nearly three hundred and sixty five days on, the site which payments itself as the “front page of the net“, is … Read more Reddit: The ‘front page of the internet’ wants to be a billion-dollar business

Qualcomm wants to make kids’ wearables a issue

Why should grown-u.s.have all the a laugh? Qualcomm has developed a brand new chipset that pursuitsto construct a global wearables market for kids. Smartwatches for the below-12 set are already popular in a few Asian countries, including Korea,providing a way for parents to hold music of their youngsters once they’re faraway from home. Qualcomm hopes … Read more Qualcomm wants to make kids’ wearables a issue