Sony and Line (Japan’s most popular messaging service) are considering joining forces to develop devices powered by artificial intelligence. The companies are exploring opportunities around digital personal assistant technology to co-create a new communication experience, Sony said in a statement at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona on Monday. Sony unveiled concept earphones powered by […]
Snapchat has filed for an initial public offering, sources familiar with the situation said on Tuesday, which puts the messaging app a step closer to the biggest U.S. stock market debut since 2014. The Venice, California-based company could go public as soon as March and be valued at $20 billion to $25 billion, making it […]
Chinese company Xiaomi has another clutch of mobile hardware, including a concept smartphone developed in collaboration with designer Philippe Starck. Xiaomi CEO and founder Lei Jun dubbed it “a glimpse at the phone of the future”. The near edgeless 6.4in, 17:9 display on the Mi Mix covers 91.3 per cent of the available surface area. […]
With new camera systems, stereo speakers, and the most powerful chip ever in a smartphone, iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus make the things you do most even better. Two new finishes highlight the seamless design.
GameStop Corp. have acquired 507 AT&T wireless stores as part of a drive to diversify and reduce its dependence on sales of video games. The stores are located in 26 states, with the biggest share in Texas, Missouri and Oklahoma. Tony Bartel, GameStop’s chief operating officer declined to reveal the purchase price, but said it […]
Line Corp., the Japan-based operator of the namesake mobile messenger, will soon list its shares in New York and Tokyo, as the iconic Asian mobile messenger app seeks to expand globally. According to the Wall Street Journal, the company is set to begin trading in NYC on Thursday and in Tokyo on Friday. Naver, the […]