The Huawei rollercoaster continues as Google gets permission to license Android again

The Huawei rollercoaster continues as Google gets permission to license Android again

Just a few months ago the US government placed a complete ban on the companies doing business with Huawei. The decision was taken due to an unspecified national security threat. However, it seems that President Donald Trump has now softened his stance. In a press conference at the G20 conference held on Saturday, he announced … Read more

Africa and Europe to be linked by Google’s next undersea internet cable

Africa and Europe to be linked by Google’s next undersea internet cable

Google has recently announced that its third private undersea internet cable will link Africa and Europe. One end is going to make landfall in Portugal. Instead of connecting Morocco, the cable will run all the way to the South African coast while having pit stops in other nations. It is expected that the Portugal-South Africa … Read more

WhatsApp is testing for a new feature that shares your status with other apps

WhatsApp is testing for a new feature that shares your status with other apps

WhatsApp is testing its new feature that would allow users to share their WhatsApp status with other apps. Starting from today, beta users will be able to use this new feature. They will get a sharing option just below their status. Users can use the option to share their status directly to their Facebook account. … Read more

Raspberry Pi 4 revealed by the Raspberry Pi Foundation

Raspberry Pi 4 revealed by the Raspberry Pi Foundation

The Raspberry Pi has been introduced and it is simply great. According to earlier rumors, it would take a while before a major Raspberry upgrade hit the market, but it is available starting today. Talking about the design, the Raspberry Pi 4 has a lot of similarity to the Raspberry Pi 3 model B+ which … Read more

VMware acquires ML acceleration start-up Bitfusion

VMware acquires ML acceleration start-up Bitfusion

Today, VMware announced that it has acquired Bitfusion which is a former participant in the Start-up Battlefield Competition. Bitfusion was one of the very first companies to help businesses increase their complex computing workloads on GPUs, FGPAs, and ASICs. Four years earlier, in its iteration, the company was focused on AI and machine learning. It … Read more

Georgia Tech Announces Vibration Powered Ant-sized Micro Robots

Georgia Tech Announces Vibration Powered Ant-sized Micro Robots

A 3D-printed robot of roughly 2 mm in length almost of the size of the smallest ant is the latest entrant in the world of micro-bots.  Interestingly, these bots move in response to vibration from the piezoelectric actuators, ultrasound source or even a small speaker. According to a research paper released by the School of … Read more

Kibus is like a Keurig for your cats and dogs

Kibus is like a Keurig for your cats and dogs

In a recent meeting at Brinc’s Hong Kong headquarters, the Barcelona based team behind Kibus petcare was quick to point out that most millennial consider pets to be a member of their family. This kind of statement manifests itself in many ways. But for many, it simply means home-cooked meals for their cats and dogs. … Read more

Apple quietly pushes automatic Mac software update to remove vulnerable Zoom web server

Apple quietly pushes automatic Mac software update to remove vulnerable Zoom web server

Earlier this week, a serious vulnerability was reported to Apple. The vulnerability was related to the Zoom video conferencing app for MacOs. The problem was that attackers could easily hijack user’s webcams. The vulnerability was caused due to the fact that Zoom had installed a hidden web server on user’s computers so that the app … Read more