Kamala Harris Raked in Cash from Big Tech During Democrat Primary

By August 2019, seven Facebook executives and employees had donated $1,000 or more to Harris’s campaign, nearly 20 Google executives and employees had donated more than $1,000, four Twitter executives and employees had donated more than $1,000, and 71 Amazon executives and employees had donated anywhere from $5 to $2,000.

South Korea’s high-tech bus shelters use temperature sensors and UV lights to fight Covid-19

In a nutshell: South Korea is using high-tech bus shelters to fight the spread of Covid-19. The ten “smart shelters” feature external thermal cameras for checking temperatures and ultraviolet disinfecting lamps on the inside. The solar-powered shelters have been installed in the capital city of Seoul along major bus routes in the Seongdong district. Passengers […]

‘It wasn’t easy, but we were able to put him back together’: Funeral home staff sewed limbs and head back onto dismembered tech CEO’s torso before his burial, sister reveals in emotional essay

Police sources told the NY Daily News that Saleh discovered his assistant had allegedly stolen $100,000 from him and that he set up a payment plan for Haspil to repay the money instead of reporting him to authorities.      

Scott Morrison backs IBM and Soldier On to upskill Aussie veterans in tech

“Investment in future skills is vital to ensure the country’s ongoing digital literacy. As a mid-career re-skilling initiative, our partnership with Soldier On will help many Australians build new skills and redeploy existing ones, pivoting to a new career path that will help address the huge skills gap we have in cybersecurity in particular, but […]

Apple may face one of its biggest Android rival in Microsoft’s new phone

Microsoft’s first Android smartphone is here –Surface Duo. And from the looks of it, the dual-screen Android smartphone looks like a formidable rival to Apple iPhone. Announced almost a year back (October 2019), the buzz about Microsoft Surface Duo has been floating almost since then. The smartphone has now gone on pre-orders in the US. […]

‘China’s days as the world’s factory are done,’ says Apple iPhone maker

Apple’s manufacturing partner Foxconn reportedly said there will be a manufacturing ecosystem in every region be it India, Southeast Asia or America. Foxconn said that China will no longer be the factory for the entire world. “No matter if it’s India, Southeast Asia or the Americas, there will be a manufacturing ecosystem in each,” Hon […]

An Apple iPhone inspired from Elon Musk and SpaceX is available for preorders

Caviar, the Russian luxury goods brand, has announced an Elon Musk and SpaceX-inspired Apple iPhone branded and launched under Musk Be On Mars Discovery Collection. Two special edition iPhone models have been announced: the iPhone 12 Pro and the iPhone 12 Pro Max. Both the models are available for pre-order from the Caviar Global website. […]

Vivo X50, Vivo X50 Pro, Vivo X50 Pro+ launched in China: Price, specs and more

BBK-owned smartphone brand Vivo has launched its flagship smartphone series of 2020 in its home country. The series consists of three smartphones — Vivo X50, X50 Pro and X50 Pro+. Out of the three, the Vivo X50 and X50 Pro share most of the specs, while the Vivo X50 Pro+ is the most powerful handset […]

We Need to Talk About Silicon Valley’s Racism

But if Sacca represents the unexamined racism of a “well-intentioned” white man and Calacanis represents the conservative racism of a white man who believes there is a meritocracy despite all evidence to the contrary, then tech executives Peter Shih and Greg Gopman bring up the rear with a noxious brand of elitist racism that has […]

Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite to launch in India today

Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite Summary performance Samsung Exynos 9 Octa camera 8 MP battery 7040 mAh display 10.4″ (26.42 cm) See Full Specifications Promoted Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite (10.4 inch, Wi-Fi, 64 GB) – Angora Blue ₹ 27,999 ₹ 30,999