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November 1, 2017 3:09 PM Sony Launches New AIBO Robot Dog as It Revives Pet AI Project

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 140

November 1, 2017 11:56 AM Sony’s Fortunes Improve, From Rising Profit to a Return for Aibo

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 129

November 1, 2017 6:13 AM Sony revives pet AI project with updated AIBO robot dog

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan’s Sony Corp said on Wednesday it has brought back AIBO more than a decade since it last made the robotic dog, as the electronics and entertainment firm seeks to rebuild its reputation for innovation after years of restructuring. The announcement comes a day after Sony confirmed its renaissance by forecasting its highest-ever profit 117

October 31, 2017 4:13 PM Qualcomm dips on risk of losing Apple, Intel gains

(Reuters) - Shares in Qualcomm Inc (QCOM.O) fell as much as 8 percent on Tuesday after reports that Apple Inc (AAPL.O) would not use its modem chips in iPhones and iPads from next year. Qualcomm has been a supplier of components to Apple for years but the relationship took a bad turn earlier this year when Apple accused Qualcomm of overcharging for chips 84

October 28, 2017 3:31 AM Want an iPhone X? Hurry up and wait as delivery dates extend

Apple Inc. began accepting early orders for its iPhone X at 12:01 a.m. in California and within minutes shipping times quickly lengthened to as much as six weeks in the U.S., signaling supplies will likely remain tight as the new device goes on sale Nov. 3. Around the world, Apple fans posted images and comments online Friday about how they were planning 99

October 27, 2017 3:00 PM 14 Questions Stranger Things Still Needs to Answer After Season 2

Questions about the universe's unknowable mysteries could fill a lifetime. But the second season of Stranger Things that dropped Friday is infinitely more interesting. Once season 1 ended, the many mysteries of the Netflix series captivated the internet. Luckily season 2 had plenty of gratifying answers. We learned a lot more about the vast world the Duffer 110

October 27, 2017 1:31 PM Taylor Swift's "Ready For It" Introduces the World to Naked Robot Taylor Swift

At some point in her decade-long transformation from ebulliently cherubic country singer to bona fide pop icon whose face, for some godforsaken reason, currently adorns every UPS truck in the lower 48, the Taylor Swift music video release underwent a shift, too, from perfunctory buzz-generating duty to honest-to-God cultural event that briefly breaks 101

October 27, 2017 12:01 PM Forget the iPhone X, Apple's Best Product Is Something You Can't Buy

There's this photo of my kids in the bath that, well, I'd rather not tell you about. I mean, it's incredibly cute and I'd love to show it to you, but I'm also a private person, so it wouldn't be right to go into details. But I will say this: though it's one of my favorite possessions, this picture doesn't physically exist. It's not in a frame, and I don't 80

October 26, 2017 11:05 PM Microsoft tops forecasts with 16% profit growth

[SAN FRANCISCO] Microsoft on Thursday delivered stronger-than-expected earnings for the past quarter, lifted by gains in cloud computing and other business services. For its first fiscal quarter to September 30, the tech giant said profit was up 16 per cent from a year ago to US$6.6 billion. Revenue meanwhile rose 12 per cent to US$24.5 billion for the one-time 76

October 26, 2017 11:05 PM Microsoft’s profit beats estimates on gains from cloud services

Microsoft Corp reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit on Thursday as demand for its cloud computing services for companies rose and personal computer software business stabilized. Shares of the technology giant were up 1.76 percent at $80.15 in trading after the bell. Microsoft’s focus on fast-growing cloud applications and platforms is helping 86