devices

September 21, 2017

Invisible threat

Imagine a hacker remotely turning off a life support machine in a hospital, or shutting down a power station. These are the nightmare scenarios we […]
September 21, 2017

NRS: At seven UK titles, more than half of the national audience reads stories only on mobile

Credit: Image by Eugenio Marongiu on Shutterstock The share of mobile-only audiences, the readers who only come across a newspaper’s content on their mobile devices […]
September 21, 2017

What is Google thinking with HTC deal?

It’s not clear whether it was Albert Einstein, Mark Twain, Benjamin Franklin or even an unknown Chinese philosopher who was the first to say that […]
September 21, 2017

How To Shoot Portraits With A Smartphone

[embedded content] As Apple fans are getting excited about the release of the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus tomorrow, which promises better HDR photos and […]
September 21, 2017

Save £100 On The Canon EOS 200D Today!

Canon’s latest entry-level DSLR, the Canon 200D, has had £100 knocked off its price over on Amazon UK.  Yesterday, the camera was listed at £649 […]
September 21, 2017

Google buys HTC smartphone unit for $1.1bn in bid to strengthen hardware division – The Independent

Google said it would pay $1.1bn for the division at Taiwan’s HTC that develops the US firm’s Pixel smartphones – its second major foray into […]
September 21, 2017

Google buys HTC division in $1.1bn return to mobile phone ownership – Telegraph.co.uk

Google has bought part of HTC’s mobile phone division for $1.1bn (£820m), a return to hardware ownership for the company. The deal will see 2,000 […]
September 21, 2017

Google bets anew on smartphones, pays $1.1 billion for HTC's Pixel division – Reuters

TAIPEI/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Alphabet Inc’s (GOOGL.O) Google said it would pay $1.1 billion for the division at Taiwan’s HTC Corp (2498.TW) that develops the […]
September 21, 2017

Google inks $1.1bn smartphone deal with Taiwan's HTC – Financial Times

Google has deepened its smartphone manufacturing operations with an agreement to pay $1.1bn to transfer about 2,000 staff from Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC. The companies […]
September 21, 2017

Google expands smartphone business in $1bn deal

Google has bought part of Taiwanese technology company HTC in an effort to further expand its smartphone business. The Silicon Valley tech giant announced that […]
September 21, 2017

Google bites off big piece of HTC in $1.1B bet on devices – Chicago Tribune

Google is biting off a big piece of device manufacturer HTC for $1.1 billion to expand its efforts to build phones, speakers and other gadgets […]
September 21, 2017

Google signs $1.1bn HTC smartphone deal

Alphabet’s Google has struck a $1.1bn (£822m) deal with Taiwan’s HTC to expand its smartphone business. Google will not take a stake in the firm, […]
September 21, 2017

Google to buy part of HTC's smartphone operations for $1bn – The Guardian

Google Deal will not involve purchase of direct stake and HTC will continue to run its remaining phone business Google will buy part of Taiwanese […]