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At the Intersection of Design & Technology: Samsung Announces U.S. Availability of the SERIF TV

14 Jul

Samsung Electronics America, Inc., the leader in home entertainment for over 10 years, has announced that the Samsung SERIF TV is coming to the U.S. this summer. (more…)

Gartner Says Worldwide PC Shipments Declined 5.2 Percent in Second Quarter of 2016

12 Jul

Worldwide PC shipments totaled 64.3 million units in the second quarter of 2016, a 5.2 percent decline from the second quarter of 2015, according to preliminary results by Gartner, Inc. This was the seventh consecutive quarter of PC shipment declines, but Gartner analysts said the market is showing some signs of improvement. (more…)

Samsung Introduces World’s First Universal Flash Storage (UFS) Removable Memory Card Line-up, Offering up to 256-Gigabyte (GB) Capacity

8 Jul

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., the world leader in advanced memory technology, has unveiled the industry’s first removable memory cards based on the JEDEC Universal Flash Storage (UFS) 1.0 Card Extension Standard, for use in high-resolution mobile shooting devices such as DSLRs, 3D VR cameras, action cams and drones. Coming in a wide range of storage capacities including 256, 128, 64 and 32 gigabyte (GB), Samsung’s UFS cards are expected to bring a significant performance boost to the external memory storage market, allowing much more satisfying multimedia experiences. (more…)

Samsung Galaxy S7 Embarks OT’s Latest Generation eSE

28 Jun

OT (Oberthur Technologies), a leading global provider of embedded security software products, services and solutions, has announced that PEARL by OT, its state-of-the-art NFC embedded Secure Element (eSE), is equipped in the Samsung Galaxy S7. (more…)

OPPLE Lighting Partners With Huawei on Smart Home

20 Apr

OPPLE LIGHTING, China’s leading lighting brand, has lately signed up Smart Home Strategic Cooperation Agreement with Huawei, the global leader of telecommunication equipment suppliers and smart phone manufacturers. By establishing smart home system with cutting-edge technologies, the agreement opened up a new chapter of cross-boundary cooperation at strategic level for both sides. (more…)

BMW’s Olaf Kastner to Deliver Keynote at CES Asia 2016

19 Apr

The Consumer Technology Association (CTA) has announced that Olaf Kastner, president and CEO of BMW Group Region China, will deliver a keynote address at the upcoming CES Asia 2016, Asia’s premier technology event. Owned and produced by CTA, and co-produced by Intex Shanghai, the second annual CES Asia will run May 11-13, 2016 in Shanghai, China. (more…)

China Rapid Finance CEO Tells LendIt That China Market Has Huge Potential

13 Apr

China is one of the largest and fastest-growing online lending markets in the world, China Rapid Finance Limited’s (“China Rapid Finance”) Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Zane Wang, told the LendIt USA 2016 conference in San Francisco, California. (more…)

PC Shipment Decline Continued in First Quarter as Expected, according to IDC

12 Apr

Worldwide PC shipments totaled 60.6 million units in the first quarter of 2016 (1Q16), a year-on-year decline of 11.5%, according to the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly PC Tracker. (more…)

CTA Launches New Standards Projects on VoIP Systems, Encryption, Security and Closed Captions at Spring Forum

7 Apr

The Consumer Technology Association (CTA) today concluded its Technology & Standards Spring Forum by launching new standards projects to define battery backup requirements for VoIP systems, create a list of deprecated cybersecurity methods and update the CTA Technical Report #12, Securing Connected Devices for Consumers in the Home. (more…)

PTC Brings Vuforia to Microsoft HoloLens

1 Apr

PTC has announced its Vuforia augmented reality (AR) platform will support Microsoft HoloLens. This capability was demonstrated live at Build in a morning keynote by Steven Guggenheimer, vice president and chief evangelist, Microsoft Corp. (more…)