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  • Linglong Promotes Eco-Friendly Tires at the SEMA Show

    November 1, 2017 4:17 PM 77

    In order to improve its brand awareness in the U.S. market, the Shandong Linglong Tire Co. is exhibiting at the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show going on now through Nov. 3 in the Las Vegas Convention Center. “Linglong always attaches great importance to the SEMA Show, and even more so in 2017,” the company notes. Its presence will be hard to miss -- the company

  • Breast cancer expert on awareness drive

    November 1, 2017 4:15 PM 77

    Early detection programmes will help reduce breast cancer mortality rate Breast cancer oncologist in the United States Jame Abraham has said that the intensive breast cancer awareness initiative of the Malabar Cancer Care Society (MCCS), a Kannur-based voluntary organisation engaged in cancer awareness and early detection programmes, will help reduce

  • Google in a pickle of Pixel problems

    November 1, 2017 3:30 PM 96

    If you had been a fly on the wall at Google’s launch party held recently in Delhi, you wouldn’t have guessed there were any issues with the new Pixel 2 phones that have just gone up for pre-order. Google set up an arena for the invitees to click selfies and low light photos, use the Lens app and more while they made merry. But in the background, there

  • Amazon’s app now lets you place items inside your home using AR

    November 1, 2017 3:12 PM 83

    Following in Ikea and Target’s footsteps Amazon has added an AR component to its app, using Apple’s ARKit to let customers place various items in their house virtually before buying them. Called AR View, customers can select thousands of items like home decor, electronics, home office products, toys, and games, and place them in their home. Using the tool, customers

  • Sony Launches New AIBO Robot Dog as It Revives Pet AI Project

    November 1, 2017 3:09 PM 84

    The announcement comes a day after Sony confirmed its renaissance by forecasting its highest-ever profit this financial year, sending its shares surging to a nine-year high. AIBO is billed as a pet that behaves like a real dog using artificial intelligence (AI) to learn and interact with its owner and surroundings. The upgrade sees AIBO equipped with new sensing

  • Nintendo’s New World, From The Switch To Phone Games To Theme Parks

    November 1, 2017 2:04 PM 76

    Nintendo U.S. president Reggie Fils-Aimé on why the Switch is a hit—and how all the moving parts of the company’s business fit together. As president and COO of Nintendo of America since 2006, Reggie Fils-Aimé has seen a lot of history—from the era-defining success of the Wii console to the Wii U’s underwhelming reception to the arrival of the company’s

  • Korg teases music making app for Nintendo Switch

    November 1, 2017 1:41 PM 71

    Korg, the music company known for making professional keytars and other music gadgets and software, has teased a new music production game for the Nintendo Switch. Little is known about the upcoming release, though a microsite has just gone live and the game looks to be produced in partnership with Detune, a software company. The game is pegged for spring

  • Sony Playstation 4, Camera Business Fuel Comeback

    November 1, 2017 1:28 PM 71

    This article first appeared in Data Sheet, Fortune’s daily newsletter on the top tech news. Sign up here. I’m a sucker for a fallen-idol turnaround story. The surprise record profits forecasted Tuesday by Sony counts as a comeback for the ages. As Reuters explains, Sony sne predicts its profits will mark a peak for the first time since 1998, when its PlayStation

  • SpaceX Falcon 9 ends mission on a 'toasty' note, catches fire on landing

    November 1, 2017 1:01 PM 213

    As the fire from the rocket's base began to enter the frame, the feed was momentarily cut-off, but came on again, showing the rocket standing on the ship with its bottom part still on fire. New Delhi: On Monday, California-based space firm SpaceX launched a commercial communications satellite for South Korea – the KoreaSat 5A – and then landed the rocket

  • Sony’s Fortunes Improve, From Rising Profit to a Return for Aibo

    November 1, 2017 11:56 AM 88

    It remains a bit player in smartphones, the product that made Apple’s fortune, but sustained demand for the devices has enriched Sony regardless. It is a major supplier of image-sensing circuits used in smartphone cameras, including the iPhone’s, which means it has shared, to some degree, in its competitor’s success. Sony has also closed or sold off costly