US to Investigate India, Other Nations’ Digital Services Tax on Its Tech Companies

US President Donald Trump’s administration on Tuesday announced investigations into foreign digital services taxes it says are aimed squarely at American tech firms. Following a similar trade investigation against France last year, the US Trade Representative office now is looking into taxes in Britain and the European Union, as well as Indonesia, Turkey, and India. […]

OnePlus Launcher v4.4.2 Introduces New App Switcher, Quick Search Gesture

OxygenOS on OnePlus smartphones is one of our favourite Android skins and the latest update has made it a bit better. OnePlus released its latest version of its launcher on June 1, with some new features. It now offers a simpler way to browse the recent apps menu and a new gesture to access the […]

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Defends Trump Post Decisions to Staff at Company-Wide Meeting

Facebook Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg told staff at a companywide meeting that he won’t change his mind about a decision to leave up posts shared by US President Donald Trump last week that many workers felt violated the company’s policies against violent rhetoric. At an all-hands meeting via video chat on Tuesday, Zuckerberg took […]

Zoom booms as teleconferencing company profits from coronavirus crisis | Zoom – Blog

The teleconferencing company Zoom has seen a massive increase in profits and has doubled its annual sales forecast, driven by a surge in users as more people work from home and connect with friends online during the coronavirus crisis.  The once-obscure Zoom Video Communications, which has rapidly emerged as the latest Silicon Valley gold mine, released […]

Dual-Wielding Robot Carves 3D Shapes From Foam With Warped Wire

“Every block of expanded polystyrene foam has a statue inside it and it is the task of the dual-arm hot wire-wielding robot to discover it.” — [Michelangelo], probably. Be prepared to have your mind blown by this dual-wielding hot-wire 3D foam cutter (PDF). We’ve all seen simple hot-wire cutters before, whether they be manual-feed cutters […]

Jio Platforms May Soon Receive $1 Billion Investment From Top Middle Eastern Sovereign Wealth Funds

Three of the largest Middle Eastern sovereign wealth funds are in advanced talks to invest in Reliance Industries’ digital arm, people familiar with the matter said, potentially adding to the roster of marquee investors that have piled into the business. Abu Dhabi’s Mubadala Investment is nearing a deal to invest about $1 billion (roughly Rs. […]

4 Ways Webinars Can Shape the Future of Business | Tempemail – Blog

Sourced from the Institute of Entreperneurship Development The COVID-19 pandemic forced millions of people around the world into lockdown and social distancing to help control the spread of the virus. This public health crisis is also driving businesses to implement remote working to ensure business continuity. While adjusting to a new way of working, businesses […]

Vivo X50 vs Vivo X50 Pro vs Vivo X50 Pro+: Price, Specifications Compared

Vivo earlier this week announced three new phones as part of the X50 series in China namely, the Vivo X50, Vivo X50 Pro, and the Vivo X50 Pro+. All three phones come with quad rear camera setups, but have different configurations for the sensors. The Vivo X50 Pro+ is the flagship smartphone out of the […]

Facebook data to show Australians’ movement as they emerge from coronavirus lockdown | Australia news – Blog

Researchers hope the addition of Facebook de-identified movement data will give a better overview of people slowly returning to their regular travels as we emerge from the coronavirus lockdown period, and help identify any potential places where physical distancing may be an issue. Several companies, including Google, Apple and Citymapper, make public de-identified data from […]

Mi Notebook New Teaser Suggests Slim Bezels, High Screen-to-Body-Ratio Ahead of India Launch

Mi Notebook is set to launch in India on June 11. The company has been teasing the arrival of the first Xiaomi laptop in India and the latest teaser suggests that the Mi Notebook has ‘one of the highest screen to body ratio’ in the category. The video attached with the teaser showed the Mi […]