Amazon plans to launch thousands of internet satellites

Amazon wants to launch thousands of low Earth orbit satellites to offer internet connection across the planet. With Project Kuiper, it aims to deploy 3,236 satellites to cover areas where about 95 percent of the global population live. Details otherwise are scant so far, including the estimated timeline for bringing the network online or how much […]

Bragi confirms it’s pivoting out of the wireless earbuds business

Before Apple’s AirPods, long before the Galaxy Buds or any of these other ones we’ve reviewed, the Bragi Dash were among the first truly wireless earbuds, the first to actually cut the cord. But they were also incredibly ambitious, promising an intelligent earbud like something out of a science fiction movie, and that ambition has apparently taken a toll: the […]

Georgia O’Keeffe Reveals Inspiration Behind Some of Her Most Famous Paintings in Newly Uncovered Letters

A never-before-seen collection of letters from American artist Georgia O’Keeffeand her husband, photographer and art dealer Alfred Stieglitz, sheds light on her artistic process, her quest for independence and her poetic observations about New York City and New Mexico — which became central to her iconic paintings. The Library of Congress announced Thursday that it had […]

How the ‘Willy Wonka Of Design’ Reimagines Corporate Leadership

“Total bombardment” is how experience design pioneer Nelly Ben Hayoun describes her presentation style. Speaking at Fortune’s Brainstorm Design conference in Singapore earlier this month, that descriptor was just about the only moment where minimalism took hold. Ben Hayoun warned the audience that her speech—built on 275 slides, covering topics ranging from philosophy to film and delivered […]

World Wide Web Turns 30: The Most Interesting Facts About The Internet That You Probably Didn’t Know of

The Internet is our lifeline. Be it accessing web pages through a web browser, or the good old apps on your phone, the Internet is the one pipeline that lets you get information, stay up to date, do research, and even stay connected with friends and family. Most of us heavily rely on the Internet, […]

Thousands of Russians protest against internet restrictions

MOSCOW: Thousands of people took to the streets of Moscow and two other cities on Sunday to rally against tighter internet restrictions, in some of the biggest protests in the Russian capital in years. Lawmakers last month backed tighter internet controls contained in legislation they say is necessary to prevent foreign meddling in Russia’s affairs. But some […]

Xiaomi Mi 9 and Mi 9 Explorer Edition prices allegedly leaked days ahead of launch

“The Xiaomi Mi 9 price will be RMB 3,499 as per a Weibo post, which is considerably higher than what the Mi 8 was priced at” The Xiaomi Mi 9 is almost here, with its launch scheduled for February 20th in China and a likely showcasing at at Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2019. By now, we have […]

India’s Business Intelligence, Data Warehouse market to grow fastest globally, says Amit Ray of Protiviti India

In India, with over 400 start-ups in the Artificial Intelligence or Machine Learning domain and over $150 million privately invested fund in the last two years, the growth seems obvious but there is a substantial lag in growth, compared to the US and China, tells Amit Ray, MD-Data Analytics Practice, Protiviti Member Firm for India. […]

6 key web design trends of 2019

It’s once again that time of the year when you need to look back and take stock of the web design trends that need to be shown the door at once, and those that you need to adopt, without much ado. In fact, you may have already come across several websites already experimenting with the […]

Top news of 2018: Q2

As the year 2018 draws to a close we are taking the chance to look back at what the past twelve months brought. We already went through Q1 and now it’s time for Q2. “AI” infiltrated every corner of mobile realm, from digital assistants to algorithms that improve image quality. Other big trends highlighted on […]