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October 22, 2017 8:14 AM The product design of Google's Pixel family seems like an afterthought — but that might just be ok

Google recently announced several new hardware products at an event in San Francisco on October 4. From smartphones to convertible laptops and digital assistant-powered earbuds, the Mountain View company had it all. The company's SVP for hardware and products, Rick Osterloh, told The Verge that the company is serious about hardware, and one of the ways it's showing 145

October 19, 2017 4:22 PM China’s central bank warns of ‘Minsky moment’ as economy powers ahead

Warning about asset bubbles comes as global growth engine is poised for first acceleration since 2010 China’s central bank chief on Thursday issued a stark warning about asset bubbles in the world’s second-largest economy, which looks set to clock its first acceleration in annual growth since 2010, driven by public spending and record bank lending 203

October 17, 2017 5:26 AM Huawei challenges Apple and Samsung with its new line of smartphone

Chinese device manufacturer Huawei has unveiled a new line of smartphones that match or even improve on key features offered by Apple or Samsung while undercutting their rivals on price. Huawei aims to distinguish itself through technological advances that will put it on a level playing field with the most coveted premium-priced devices, helping to boost 107

October 17, 2017 1:30 AM Qualcomm announces Snapdragon 636 mobile platform

The Snapdragon 636 mobile platform supports peak download speeds of 600Mbps, and enables a 40 percent device performance and 10 percent gaming performance increase. Qualcomm Technologies has unveiled the Snapdragon 636 mobile platform, touting "significant" improvements across performance, gaming, and display. The new mobile platform, announced during 91

October 16, 2017 4:01 PM Samsung Galaxy S8, S8+ price cut in India

Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ prices have been cut in India, making the company’s latest flagship smartphones slightly more affordable ahead of the festive season. The Korean giant has cut the prices of the Galaxy S8 and S8+ by Rs. 2,000, after a Rs. 4,000 price cut last month. Apart from these two devices, Samsung had cut the prices of the Galaxy 86

October 14, 2017 5:15 PM Qualcomm Inc. Gets Fined Nearly $800 Million in Taiwan

The chipmaker faces a huge fine in its third largest market. Qualcomm (NASDAQ:QCOM) was recently hit with a NT $23.4 billion ($774 million) fine by the Taiwanese Fair Trade Commission (FTC), which claims that the chipmaker unfairly manipulated prices and intentionally hampered its competition. This represents the commission's highest ever fine since 149

October 14, 2017 4:56 AM 80% discounts are back as Amazon, Flipkart start Diwali sale

With the festival of lights drawing closer, ecommerce companies have been shining a spotlight on online sales to acquire new customers and retain existing ones. And in what may possibly be the last Diwali sale this year, both Flipkart and Amazon India are hosting their four-day long festivals starting today. With big deals on top brands, coupled with massive 182

October 11, 2017 7:13 PM Facebook announces a wireless $200 virtual reality headset

Facebook dropped a bombshell on the virtual reality world Wednesday: a $200 virtual reality headset that doesn't require wires or a smartphone to work. The headset could go a long way to helping Facebook get virtual reality into the hands of a “a billion people” — a (timeframe-free) goal chief executive Mark Zuckerberg set Wednesday at a developers conference 100

October 10, 2017 7:32 PM IMF chief economist says ‘maybe’ financial markets are in midst of irrational exuberance

Obstfeld: There is risk of ‘adjustments in a downward direction’ The reporter put his question succinctly to Maurice Obstfeld, the chief economist at the International Monetary Fund, at his news conference Tuesday: Are financial markets being irrationally exuberant?” The phrase “irrational exuberance” became famous after former Federal Reserve Chairman 134

October 9, 2017 5:05 PM Brazil revives African ties, eyes expanding market

BRAZIL-AFRICA/:Brazil revives African ties, eyes expanding market BRASILIA, Oct 9 (Reuters) - Agricultural powerhouse Brazil aims to revive ties with Africa after a lull and sees a vast export market for food and manufactured goods in a continent whose population is surging, its foreign minister said. Brazil's presence in Africa surged during the government 172