The Morning After: Inside Apple Watch Series 4

Tear it down.What’s inside the new Apple Watch? You’ll see a much thinner (if longer) Taptic Engine, a much larger speaker and a smaller battery — the 44mm Watch pack has 20 percent less capacity than that of the 42mm Series 3. You know the drill, a new device comes out and the folks at …

Photos: ‘Bored Tourists’ Too Buried in Their Smartphones to Enjoy Vacation

“You think of travelers as bold, but our guilty secret is that travel is one of the laziest ways on earth of passing the time,” American novelist and travel writer Paul Theroux once observed. “Travel is not merely the business of being bone-idle, but also an elaborate bumming evasion, allowing us to call attention to …

Facebook sends Sphero robots so classrooms can apply coding education

Program a robotic toy to move and you could be hooked on coding for life. That’s the idea behind Facebook’s newest educational initiative called CodeFWD. It provides online coding tutorials for teachers and students powered by Code.org, and if classrooms finish those, they can apply to be sent a free Bolt robot from Sphero, makers …

Behind the scenes: powering AI transformation with High Performance Computing

It’s no exaggeration to say that as a disruptive technology, Artificial Intelligence (AI) is set to change the world – and is already making a positive mark on industries such as healthcare, automotive, gaming and manufacturing. So much so that in this year’s Founders’ Letter, Google co-founder Sergey Brin described “the new spring in artificial …

We’re live from Photokina 2018!

While Canon and Nikon have already unveiled their long-awaited full-frame mirrorless cameras, there are other big players that may be looking to enter the category next. We’re in Cologne, Germany for Photokina 2018, where rumor has it Panasonic is set to reveal a full-frame mirrorless shooter of its own — though it could just be …

Chinese electric scooter startup Niu files for $150M U.S. public offering

Chinese electric scooter startup Niu Technologies has filed for an initial public offering on Nasdaq to raise up to $150 million. In its form, Niu said it is “the largest lithium-ion battery-powered e-scooters company in China,” according to data from China Insights Consultancy, and also a market leader in Europe based on sales volume. Founded …