Monday, 27 May 2019

BlackBerry Signals Slowing Sales on Subscription Switch

Canada’s BlackBerry signaled slowing sales in its software and services business as it switches to a subscription-based model, sending its shares down nearly 10 percent. The company forecast 8 percent to 10 percent growth for the business in 2019, compared with 20 percent in 2018, overshadowing its first-quarter revenue and profit beat. BlackBerry will no longer be […]

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Days After Buying Time Warner AT&T Launches New TV Service

AT&T is launching a new streaming service incorporating television networks from the Time Warner company it just bought. The WatchTV service, a cable-like package of more than 30 TV channels delivered over the Internet, is an example of the “skinny bundles” coming from telecom and broadband providers as more people watch TV online. Competitors include Sling TV, PlayStation Vueand AT&T’s […]

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MIT Develops Technology to Control Robots With Brainwaves and Hand Gestures

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) announced on Wednesday that its Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) division aims to create a technology that allows users to control robotic actions using just hand gestures and brainwaves. Expanding on the previous research on simple binary activities, the new updates give it the potential to handle multiple-choice […]

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