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Huawei delays launch of folding smartphone

June 15 2019 | TW News Correspondent

Huawei has delayed the launch of the Mate X folding handset until September, having originally planned to launch it this summer.

The firm said it wanted to conduct extra tests following screen problems reported by early reviewers of Samsung's Galaxy Fold.Both firms had unveiled the devices in February but Huawei said it now wanted to be &...
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Uber releases anthem to energize ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup fans ~5 global artists collaborate to celebrate cricket’s spirit of togetherness with Way-O, Way-O~

May 30 2019 | TW News Correspondent

As part of its exciting partnership with the International Cricket Council (ICC), Uber, the world’s largest personal mobility company, has released Way-O, Way-O, a song to energize fans at one of the world’s most anticipated sports tournaments - the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup, 2019.

The rhythmic anthem is a cultural blend of harmonies, written by S...
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National Geographic to Launch International ‘Sea to Source’ Expeditions for Inclusive Solutions to the Plastic Waste Crisis

May 08 2019 | TW News Correspondent

An international, all-female expedition team will study plastic pollution in one of the world’s most iconic waterways — the Ganges River (known locally as Ganga and Padma). The “Sea to Source: Ganges” river expedition, in partnership with the Wildlife Ins...
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US Conducting 5G Risk Assessment Amid Huawei, Hacking Concerns

March 10 2019 | TW News Correspondent

The Department of Homeland Security is conducting a broad review of risks posed by 5G technology, officials said, as the US grapples with concerns about the new network's vulnerability to hacking and the rise of Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei Technologies.

The study - a wide-ranging assessment of risks - sho...
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Twitter Makes It Easier to Report Problematic Tweets Social: Now Report Tweets Leaking Your Private Information

March 10 2019 | TW News Correspondent

Twitter on Friday rolled out new options for its users to report problematic tweets that share their personal information on the platform.

According to the open communication platform, while reporting a tweet, you will now have the ability to be more specific about...
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US Senator Proposes Breaking Up Amazon, Facebook, Google

March 10 2019 | TW News Correspondent

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Warren seeks sweeping new reforms for Silicon Valley firms
  • The move aims to restore balance of power in democracy
  • She aims to curb illegal, anti-competitive te...
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Google Assistant's Continued Conversation Feature Comes to Smart Displays

March 10 2019 | TW News Correspondent

Google is rolling out support for the "Continued Conversation" feature on Smart Displays to allow users to have a natural back-and-forth conversation with the Google Assistant instead of having to repeat the "Hey Google" command every time. The feature was first rolled out for only audio to Google Home, Home Mini and Home Max products. It is currently only available in English across Smart Displays from Go...
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Apple AR Headset Could Arrive Next Year, Analyst Claims

March 10 2019 | TW News Correspondent

Apple's first Augmented Reality (AR)-based product could go into mass production by the second quarter of 2020, famed Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo believes. Earlier in March, media had reported that the iPhone-maker published an update titled, "Systems, methods and graphical user interfaces for interacting with Augmented...
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Apple may unveil video and news services March 25 -- but no AirPods

February 14 2019 | TW News Correspondent

Apple is expected to unveil its rumored video service and a news subscription service at an event March 25 at its Cupertino, California, campus, according to reports this week. But don't expect to see revamped  Airpods  or a new  iPad Mini , one report said.

Apple didn't immediately...
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