Saturday 21 September, 2019
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Category Archives: Tech
Phase One 150 Megapixels

Phase One is expanding its range of medium format cameras with the new XT body that’s designed to be used out in the field. The new body pairs with Phase One’s existing medium format backs that provide either 100 or 150 megapixels of resolution,...

By Steve Weichel on Sep 12th, 2019
Huawei chipset for smartphone

Chinese tech giant Huawei unveiled its latest advanced chipset Friday ahead of the upcoming launch of its latest flagship smartphone, even as uncertainty hangs over whether the device can use Google’s Android. Huawei’s consumer...

By Howard Johnson on Sep 7th, 2019
Nikon Beastly D6

Nikon has announced that it’s working on its next professional flagship camera, the D6, promising its “most advanced DSLR to date.” The company didn’t reveal any specs (other than a photo), but it’s bound to be...

By Steve Weichel on Sep 4th, 2019
Huawei Mate 30

Huawei has confirmed the launch date for its next flagship phone line. In a short teaser video posted to Twitter, the company says that the upcoming Mate 30 series will be unveiled in Munich, Germany on September 19th. The tagline for the event...

By Howard Johnson on Sep 2nd, 2019
Facial recognition specialist

A leading Chinese facial recognition provider has filed papers for a listing on Hong Kong’s stock exchange. Megvii – the maker of the Face++ system – is one of the country’s best known artificial intelligence (AI) companies. Earlier...

By Howard Johnson on Aug 27th, 2019
2020 Apple Macbooks

This week 9To5Mac spotted a report published by Digitimes claiming that Apple’s first MacBooks with cellular connectivity are slated to hit the market during the second half of next year. According to Taiwanese media site Digitimes, Apple...

By Steve Weichel on Aug 5th, 2019
Apple 5G

It wasn’t necessarily a shocking revelation yesterday when Apple announced that it acquired the majority of Intel’s modem business for $1 billion. After all, there were no shortage of rumors indicating that Apple has long been interested...

By Howard Johnson on Jul 27th, 2019
Google

President Trump has said his administration will look into alleged links between Google and China. It follows a speech given by Peter Thiel in which the billionaire tech investor asked whether Google’s senior management considered itself...

By Steve Weichel on Jul 17th, 2019
Twitter to launch a slew

According to a window displayed on the platform, a “whole new Twitter is coming” that will feature not only a new format, but also a ream of new tools. Recently, Twitter has been presenting users with a notification on the web platform...

By Howard Johnson on Jul 16th, 2019
Techdows, ZDNet

Google could soon add a play/pause button to its Chrome browser that would make it possible to pause or play video from any tab. A recent release of Chrome’s Canary development version has a new feature called Global Media Controls, as...

By Howard Johnson on Jul 9th, 2019