(Reuters) — A Verizon Communications Inc executive said the acquisition of Yahoo Inc still makes sense, but the telecommunications company needs more information about the email provider’s massive breach of accounts.
Nintendo President Tatsumi Kimishima announced today that major details about the Nintendo Switch home-and-tablet game console will be shared at a January 12 event called the Nintendo Switch Presentation 2017.
Smartphone vendors shipped a total of 362.9 million smartphones worldwide last quarter. This figure is up 1.0 percent from the 359.3 million units in Q3 2015.
(Reuters) — Salesforce.com Inc Chief Executive Officer Marc Benioff spoke on Wednesday about a pair of key acquisitions that got away, suggesting his vision for LinkedIn Corp (was different from Microsoft Corp’s and that he would have pursued Twitter Inc if shareholders had not learned of his plans.
Nintendo has a new console coming in March, and it is running on some familiar hardware. This could give us some idea of what to expect from the new system.
More than a year ago, Intel Capital allocated $125 million to a fund dedicated investing in minority and women-owned startups.
GUEST: If you’re interested in learning about, investing in, or building a company involved in machine learning, Toronto should be on your radar.
Just a day after Facebook demonstrated an app that would deploy filters in live video, Prisma announced that its solution will be available in the “next couple of days.” In a broadcast, company chief executive and cofounder Alexey Moiseenkov said that Prisma Live brings the styles users apply to photos to video livestreams, starting with Facebook Live.
Gameforge said it has acquired a military PC game from Aeria Games, even as the German game publisher laid off staff making mobile games.
Vessel announced on Wednesday that its video subscription service is being acquired by Verizon where its capabilities will be used to further the telecommunication giant’s online video ambitions.
GUEST: In a month packed with big music industry stories, the rumor of a potential sale of Soundcloud to Spotify stood above the rest.
Microsoft unveiled the Surface Studio today, the company’s first desktop computer. We shot a quick and dirty hands-on video with the all-in-one PC and its flagship accessory, the Surface Dial — you can view it below — and then we went back to spend more time with it.
ANALYSIS: Microsoft won’t skip virtual reality and jump directly to augmented reality. Instead, the company is combining these technologies into its Windows Holographic platform while also getting aggressive on pricing and capabilities.
GUEST: Your employees aren’t robots, and until they are, it is vital to incorporate who they are as humans in your workplace culture.
Yahoo Sports released a bot named Blitz today that gives fantasy football coaches advice about how to win each game.
Microsoft hosted its Windows 10 event today in New York City and, to my surprise, it was quite awesome.
Snap, the company formerly known as Snapchat, is reportedly looking to raise up to $4 billion when it files paperwork for its initial public offering (IPO).
The movie theater is becoming a more interactive place. Super League Gaming announced that it has raised $5 million in Series C funding for its business that hosts esports events in movie theaters across the country.
Some outside help is stepping in to up the PlayStation 4’s controller game. Sony has revealed two new “pro” controllers on its PlayStation Blog: the Razer Raiju and Nacon Revolution.
Not to be outdone, Google today unveiled new research that enables an application to apply an artistic style over a video and then switch to different artistic styles on demand.