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Got batteries? Outage stalls giant tech show in Las Vegas

Got batteries? Outage stalls giant tech show in Las Vegas

In addition to cutting-edge consumer technologies , this year's CES attendees can also - as usual - expect to see offbeat, concept, and odd innovations. eSports will also have a presence in the sports section. Like always, companies are going to be showing off their fancy new sets that you'll be drooling about in January, but will have to wait until Black Friday so you can actually afford them.


Android Laptop/Phone Hybrid Concept

Android Laptop/Phone Hybrid Concept

The company feels that the new hybrid laptop concept will being a new era of mobile personal computing. It's a Razer Blade-like laptop shell that needs the company's Android phone to power up. Inside the laptop is 200 GB of storage , allowing for offline backups and additional local media and app storage . Other features of the Razer laptop include 200GB onbaord storage , USB-A port , USB Type-C charging port , 3.5mm headphone jack, 720p HD webcam, a dual-array microphone and ...


BSNL jumps into data and validity revision game, update its prepaid plans

BSNL jumps into data and validity revision game, update its prepaid plans

Unlike BSNL's new packs, Reliance Jio is offering 1GB data per day for 28 days along with unlimited local, STD, and roaming calls at. The plan offers 2GB data daily. This pack also features unlimited calls and 100 SMS daily. The 509 plan of Jio offers 3GB data per day. Also, Jio is cheaper than Airtel and Vodafone.


Intel subsidiary to supply autonomous driving technology to 2mn vehicles

Intel subsidiary to supply autonomous driving technology to 2mn vehicles

Krzanich brought the presentation to a close with a light show powered by 100 Shooting Star Mini drones, which do not depend upon Global Positioning System for navigation. The world's largest chipmaker set the stage for this shift to data perfecting. "Data is going to introduce social and economic changes that we see perhaps once or twice in a century ..." Intel also touted its Volocopter, an autonomous drone, which Krzanich described as "essentially a flying auto".


US Auto Sales Decline, Ending Record Streak

US Auto Sales Decline, Ending Record Streak

General Motors , Toyota and Ford all reported a 1 percent declines in sales previous year compared to 2016. Cadillac and Lexus both saw their sales drop 8 percent past year; Lincoln sales plummeted 17 percent in December. Ford says, even with bitter temperatures and snow, it saw strong sales in the last 10 days of December. But most other automakers saw declines. Ford's US sales rose 0.9 percent in December, fueled by 89,385 F-Series pickup trucks.