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Nintendo Switch Console Delivered Early to Fan, Uploads Video with First Look at Switch UI

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By Dhruv Chopra, The Tech Portal

Up till now, media outlets have been careful not to show us the inner workings of the Nintendo Switch, its user interface and fluidity. So far, Nintendo has only revealed features such as the console’s main menu, its various touchscreen capabilities, a brief run through of some of the system’s hardware components in an overview video. (more…)

Seagate Joins Hands With SK Hynix in Tapping SSD Market

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Following the merger Western Digital (WD), the leading SSD supplier worldwide, with SanDisk, a major flash-memory supplier, Seagate, the second largest SSD supplier, has joined hands with SK Hynix in setting up a joint venture, as both of them are poised to tap the fast-expanding SSD memory market. (more…)

Samsung’s New Flagship Handset to Feature AI Functions

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According to a company statement, Samsung’s forthcoming flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S8, will be equipped with artificial intelligence service. The Galaxy S8 will let users order food or perform other tasks by asking the device’s virtual assistant without going through a third-party application. The artificial intelligence service will also be featured in Samsung’s other consumer electronics products, such as refrigerators. (more…)

Toshiba Affirms Commitment to Mobile Computing, Creates Toshiba Client Solutions Canada

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Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc., today announced the creation of a wholly owned Canadian subsidiary, Toshiba Client Solutions Canada Ltd. (more…)

Jibestream Named One of the Fastest Growing IoT Companies

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Jibestream announced today it has been named among the 30 Fastest Growing IoT Companies for 2016. Improving efficiency, productivity and engagement for clients globally; Jibestream is the world’s premier indoor mapping platform. (more…)

New Synchronous Rectification ICs for Simplicity and Efficiency in SMPS Applications

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Infineon Technologies AG  has released the IR1161L and IR11688S secondary synchronous rectification (SSR) family of Controller ICs to complete Infineon’s product offerings for SMPS applications. (more…)

Will Foxconn be Able to Improve Sharp’s Operations?

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On Wednesday, Foxconn chairman Terry Gou said the contract electronics manufacturing giant is reducing Sharp’s overseas retail joint ventures in a bid to improve the Japanese company’s operations. Gou said Sharp has too many joint ventures or subsidiaries in foreign markets. He plans to help Sharp directly reach consumers in foreign markets instead of through other retailers. (more…)

More than 1,600 exhibitors Attend Computex

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Organizers of Computex Taipei say the 2016 show has attracted more than 1,600 visitors from 30 countries, local media reported Monday. The number of participating countries in Asia’s largest ICT show is the highest since prior to 2011. In terms of volume, the volume of participating countries has grown 36% year-on-year according to Computex organizers: the Taiwan External Trade Development Council and the Taipei Computer Association. 23% of exhibitors are attending Computex for the first time. (more…)

Mitsubishi Electric, Kyoto Univ. and Tohoku Univ. Succeed in World’s First 3 Tesla MRI with High-Temperature Coils

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Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, Kyoto University and Tohoku University announced today the world’s first successful 3 tesla Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) using a small model MRI with high-temperature superconducting coils that do not require cooling with increasingly scarce liquid helium. Mitsubishi Electric expects that the high-quality images made possible at this magnetic field strength will contribute to earlier detection of illnesses. (more…)

Yihaodian Joins CES Asia 2016 Show Floor

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The Consumer Technology Association (CTA) has announced that Yihaodian, one of China’s top e-commerce brands, will bring its innovative customer platform and latest advancements to the CES Asia 2016 show floor. (more…)