Tuesday, January 16, 2018

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Apple asked to respond to China consumer group about slowing older iPhones

 Apple is now facing questions about how it slows down older iPhones in China. The Xinhua state news agency reported yesterday that the Shanghai Consumer Council has written to Apple asking it to explain the performance hit and any remedies it is offering to consumers. Read More

AI beats humans in Stanford reading comprehension test - CNET

Alibaba and Microsoft put their AI to the test this month, literally. And their scores bested ours, but barely.
By: CNET

This diamond studded smartwatch costs nearly $200K - CNET

TAG Heuer’s latest creation is the world’s most expensive smartwatch to date, but its tech is standard wearable fare.
By: CNET

Airbnb now lets users pay less up front for bookings

 Airbnb has today announced a new feature that will help users manage their payments on the platform. The feature, aptly albeit unimaginatively named Pay Less Up Front, lets users pay for a part of their trip upon booking and the rest near the time of check-in. Before now, Airbnb users had to pay 100 percent of their booking up front. For weekend trips, that wasn’t such a big deal. But… Read More

Monday, January 15, 2018

Startup events platform Tech.co acquired by digital marketing firm MVF

 Tech.co, an online platform and events organizer for startups, announced today that it has been acquired by digital marketing firm MVF. The deal’s terms were undisclosed. Read More

2019 Ford Mustang Bullitt projects effortless retro cool - Roadshow

Ford's limited edition Bullitt Mustang adds tons of style, a little extra power and a lot of cool to a Mustang GT.
By: CNET

iPhone 7 Plus was almost China's top selling phone in 2017 - CNET

Apple, the only foreign phone maker to hit China's top 10 list, was beaten to the top spot by Oppo's R9S.
By: CNET

Ford teases new Shelby Mustang GT500 with more than 700 horsepower - Roadshow

New range-topping model will arrive in 2019.
By: CNET

Apple’s MacBook Air turns 10

 Ten years ago today, Steve Jobs triumphantly held up a manilla interoffice mail envelope to a round of applause at the Moscone Convention Center in San Francisco. It was a silly gimmick, but it got the point across. A year after introducing the Macworld crowd to the iPhone, the company was about to add another cornerstone product to its repertoire. Ten years and seven generations later,… Read More

The best gadgets we saw at CES 2018

 Another CES is in the books. The country’s biggest consumer electronics show featured some 3,900 exhibitors spread out over 2.75 million square feet, making it the largest floor in the show’s history, according to the CTA. Our bodies and brains are exhausted from all the new gadgets, but before we cast off the show for good, let’s take a look at some of the best things we saw… Read More

Alexa, We’re Still Trying to Figure Out What to Do With You


By DAISUKE WAKABAYASHI and NICK WINGFIELD from NYT Technology https://www.nytimes.com/2018/01/15/technology/virtual-assistants-alexa.html?partner=IFTTT

New BMW X2 makes North American debut in Detroit - Roadshow

Is it a really compact SUV or a too tall hatchback? Either way, the 2018 BMW X2 looks fantastically well suited for urban American cities.
By: CNET