Chinese court rules Samsung violated Huawei patent

This is just one step in an ongoing saga. Huawei’s lawsuits initially requested a cross-licensing deal with Samsung in lieu of monetary damages or injunctions. Samsung made it clear it wasn’t playing ball with a countersuit of its own and Huawei subsequently sued Samsung in two other Chinese cities. Last April, the Quanzhou Intermediate People’s …

CES should move to an innovative city

CES, the yearly bacchanal of tech and innovation, has outgrown its shell. Las Vegas has been home to the event since the late 1970s and, for better or worse, the city has survived and served the influx of technologists who flock to the event each year to see the latest and greatest. But two things …

At CES, Everyone Is Still Hunting for VR’s Killer App

With a smile on his face, Lenovo’s Matt Bereda opened an unmarked white box and pulled out what appeared to be another smartphone-reliant virtual reality headset. It looked like a cleaner version of Samsung’s Gear VR, with a comfier strap and two large cameras dotting the shimmering black face, like a pair of blank, staring …

Netflix’s cyberpunk series Altered Carbon gets an action-packed new trailer

We’ve seen the teasers for Netflix’s upcoming cyberpunk series Altered Carbon, but now we’ve got a spectacular new full-length trailer to feast our (hopefully original) eyes on.  Based on the acclaimed novel by Richard K. Morgan, Altered Carbon is set in a distant future where the ability to transfer human consciousness to new bodies renders …

Trip to Italy’s Piedmont region uncovers lovely vineyard and great moscato

We visited with the Vianellos over a bottle of Renata's moscato not long ago and heard the story of how two accountants found themselves importing and distributing wines from Italy, Argentina, California and Oregon. “It all started on a trip to Venice when we decided to travel to the narrow island of … social experiment by …

Overwatch League’s debut stream ruled Twitch last night

If you missed any of the #OWL2018 matches today, we’re rebroadcasting right now at https://t.co/U6dIipgQGs pic.twitter.com/VfwBTUbCqD — Overwatch League (@overwatchleague) January 11, 2018 Six teams from the OWL’s 12-team league roster played in the day’s three matches: In the inaugural game, home team Los Angeles Valiant soundly defeated San Francisco Shock 4-0, Los Angeles Gladiators …

Mercedes-Benz’s new MBUX in-car assistant and smart UI rocks

It’s rare that I pay much attention to automaker infotainment and multimedia system updates at CES – usually there’s too much going on with autonomy, electrification and mobility services to give it much thought. This year, however, Mercedes-Benz had one of the most interesting announcements at the show with its new MBUX smart multimedia system …

Pensioni, ultime al 12/01 su Manovra 2011, anticipo di mercato, RITA e cumulo

Le ultime novità sulle #Pensioni ad oggi 12 gennaio 2018 vedono ancora una volta protagonista lo scontro elettorale. Ormai l'eventuale cancellazione o correzione della #Legge Fornero è diventato uno degli argomenti principali di scontro tra i leader delle diverse formazione politiche. Nel frattempo … by Livio Acerbo #greengroundit

Ice Cliffs Spotted On Mars

Ice Cliffs Spotted On Mars Published on January 12, 2018 at 08:00AM sciencehabit writes from a report via Science Magazine: Scientists have discovered eight cliffs of nearly pure water ice on Mars, some of which stand nearly 100 meters tall. The discovery points to large stores of underground ice buried only a meter or two …