Apple to move a third of production out of China
Published in News


Will take 18 months

Fruity cargo cult Apple has decided to spend the next 18 months avoiding the impact of US/China tariffs by moving a third of its production out of China.

Boffins produce talking-head style deep fake
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Type in what you want it to say

Teams of boffins from Stanford University, Max Planck Institute for Informatics, Princeton University and Adobe Research have come up with a deep fake talking video which can say whatever you like.

Google takes over RCS
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 19 June 2019 12:50

Google takes over RCS


Can’t wait for telcos

Google has taken over the rollout of RCS, the replacement for SMS texting, after giving up on waiting for the telcos to roll it out.

Facebook’s Libra expansion worries EU
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Wednesday, 19 June 2019 12:36

Facebook’s Libra expansion worries EU


Libra will turn Facebook into a nation-state – and you can't trust a Libra

Facebook’s Bitcoin rival is already in hot water with EU regulators.

Magic Leap claim Chinese spy nicked its technology
Published in IoT

 

You can sue too, we're going to Xu, Xu, Xu

The US startup that makes an AR headset to project digital objects onto the real world, has claimed one of its former engineers nicked its tech.

Games will generate $152.1 billion in 2019
Published in Gaming
Wednesday, 19 June 2019 11:48

Games will generate $152.1 billion in 2019


Content and comms pay off

The global video and electronic games market will generate $152.1 billion in 2019, up 9.6 percent over last year.

And the winner of the US-China trade war is Samsung
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Thanks, Donald

Samsung smartphones will be the real winner of the US-China trade war which will damage Apple and Huawei.

Renesas develops AI accelerator
Published in News
Tuesday, 18 June 2019 12:54

Renesas develops AI accelerator

 
For super fast AIs

Renesas has announced it has developed an AI accelerator that performs CNN (convolutional neural network) processing at high speeds and low power.

Rubio seeks to strip Huawei of US patent rights
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All your 5G tech can be stolen by American companies

US Senator Marco Rubio filed legislation that would prevent Huawei from seeking damages in US patent courts – effectively allowing US companies to steal what ever tech they want from the company.

Apple badgers evil technology companies
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Tuesday, 18 June 2019 12:32

Apple badgers evil technology companies


Just as well we are pure and holy.

The maker of tech that became famous by stealing ideas from other companies and claiming it invented them says it is terrible when other companies create chaos while doing that.