AI predicts smartphone transportation modality from Wi-Fi signals
Researchers describe in a paper an AI system that can predict from Wi-Fi alone whether smartphone users are walking, driving, or biking.
15 hours ago - VentureBeat
Uber open-sources Autonomous Visualization System, a web-based platform for vehicle data
Uber's Autonomous Visualization System is a tool that enables developers to see through the eyes - or rather sensors - of driverless cars.
19 hours ago - VentureBeat
Japanese utility makes first contact with melted Fukushima fuel
Before the nuclear fuel deposits had been touched. [credit: TEPCO ] Late last week, the Tokyo Electric Power Company sent a probe into the damaged second reactor at the...
1 day ago - Ars Technica
Canadian Government Invests $40 Million Into BlackBerry For Autonomous Cars
It's not hard to imagine that in the future, self-driving cars will become the norm. This isn't a surprising development as self-driving cars will most likely lead to safer...
1 day ago - Ubergizmo - 2 articles
DarkMatter Group launches the world's first ultra secure smartphone for extreme field conditions
DarkMatter Group today unveiled the KATIM R01, the world's first ultra-secure smartphone designed to withstand extreme field conditions. Vetted and tested by DarkMatter's...
2 days ago - Tech Radar
Didi plans Chile, Peru, and Colombia launches to take on Uber
Chinese ride-hailing giant Didi Chuxing wants to take on U.S. rival Uber in some of Latin America's fastest-growing markets: Chile, Peru, and Colombia.
3 days ago - VentureBeat
Amazon leads $700 million investment into electric pickup truck startup Rivian
Amazon.com will lead a $700 million investment in electric pickup truck startup Rivian Automotive, in the e-commerce giant's biggest bet in automotive.
4 days ago - VentureBeat
Score yourself some Bose SoundSport In-Ear Headphones at a 50% discount
Is it pronounced Bose, or Bose? The Bose SoundSport In-Ear Headphones are available for $49. That's half off the usual $100 price tag, and this deal is also price-matched at...
4 days ago - iMore
ProBeat: Tech company expansions need to be less arrogant and more transparent
Amazon HQ2 and Google's cousin Sidewalk Labs both made news yesterday with their corporate expansions, showing arrogance rather than transparency.
4 days ago - VentureBeat
Tesla's new ‘sentry mode' camera security feels more like a hack than a real feature
Tesla is launching a 360-degree surveillance system to some cars today, but for now it feels like more of a hack than a real feature.
5 days ago - VentureBeat - 2 articles
The headlines of Phone Mag
LG's trio of mid-tier smartphones, Q60, K50 and K40 revealed ahead of MWC 2019
LG has decided to steal the show this year and introduce its new mid-range smartphone lineup before the start of the Mobile World Congress 2019 trade fair. On top of that, the...
Vivo V15 Pro review: 48 megapixels makes a difference
Vivo's V15 Pro smartphone has a 32-megapixel front-facing camera and a 48-megapixel rear-facing camera. Here's our review.
Apple revives Group FaceTime calls in upcoming iOS 12.2 release
Apple is now another step closer to publicly launching iOS 12.2 , with the third developer beta version now available to download. Anyone who has signed up for Apple's Beta...
Should Apple's 31.6-inch 6K display also feature touchscreen capabilities?
Over the weekend, Ming-Chi Kuo said in a note to investors that Apple will release a massive 31.6-inch ‘6K3K' display. We've already broken down what this display might look...
New gestures might make Android Q look more like iOS than ever
When Google unveiled Android Pie last year, it also introduced new navigation gestures that looked a lot like what Apple did in IOS 11 for the iPhone X. The iPhone without a...
Apple releasing third iOS 12.2 and watchOS 5.2 developer betas today
Apple is releasing iOS 12.2 beta 3 for iPhone and iPad today. The latest beta update should be released over-the-air at the top of the hour. Apple will also release the third...
Samsung Galaxy S10e pre-orders: what should you expect to pay in Australia?
While it's not long now before all is revealed about the new Samsung Galaxy S10 range, we can't help but speculate on the exciting, first-time addition of a budget option in...
Alldocube X Android Tablet Quick Look: Low-Cost OLED
Back in August we first talked about the Alldocube X tablet , launching with Android 8.1. The company sent us one to check out, so I've run some tests on it to kick the tires a...
Siri will offer Today at Apple session suggestions beginning with iOS 12.2
Apple released the third developer beta of iOS 12.2 today, and with it comes a few new features. In addition to design tweaks and subscription discount options for developers...
Deal: Google Pixel 2 XL price drops below $350 on Amazon
A recent report by analytics firm Strategy Analytics claims Google Pixel is currently the fastest-growing smartphone brand in the United States. If that proves to be accurate...