Nokia 9 case renders add more fuel to the five-lens fire

It’s now looking very likely that the Nokia 9 will push this crazy smartphone world we now live in… and be a camera that has five camera lenses on the back. While some earlier leaks pointed to fewer sensors on the rear of the 9, recent hints have all suggested a penta-lens setup, and now …

Plastiq raises $27M at 2X+ value to let you pay for anything on credit

“I wasn’t asking to pay in Bitcoin!” Plastiq CEO and co-founder Eliot Buchanan recalls with a laugh. “I went to pay part of my tuition at Harvard and I was told that they didn’t (and never would) accept credit card. It was inconvenient and seemed odd. Credit cards had been around for 50 years.” That …

Stealing a Tesla just got harder thanks to a new update

Thieves have been stealing Tesla and other vehicle brands for awhile via “relay attacks,” which relies on the owners leaving their cars in passive entry mode. It senses the presence of the fob’s signal, allowing drivers to enter their EVs without unlocking them. Enterprising thieves in both Europe and the US were boosting the signal …

BookCity gira un’altra pagina di successi. Tempo di libri congelato

«La forza di Bookcity è indiscutibile, rappresenta concretamente la crescita civile della città». Così il sindaco Beppe Sala ieri, nella giornata conclusiva della kermesse che in sette anni ha triplicato gli eventi (1.452 quest’anno) e le sedi (arrivate a 354), con una vastissima partecipazione e centinaia di eventi tutti esauriti. La soddisfazione è del comitato …

A closer look at Royole’s foldable display

You’d be forgiven if Royole doesn’t ring any bells. Even here China, it’s far from a household name. Still, the Shanghai-based startup recently secured an undisclosed Series E, vaulting its valuation to an apparent $5 billion, up from $3 billion in late 2016. Founded in 2012, Royole’s best-known release was a wearable cinema display. That …

Xiaomi announces Rs. 1000 price cut on Redmi Note 5 Pro, Mi A2, and Redmi Y2

Ahead of the Redmi Note 6 Pro launch on November 22, Xiaomi reduces prices of Redmi Note 5 Pro, Mi A2 and Redmi Y2 by Rs. 1,000. The price drop is a celebration of the fact that Xiaomi was announced as the number one smartphone vendor in India for the 5th consecutive quarter, as per …

Google report: Southeast Asia’s digital economy to triple to $240 billion by 2025

It may sit in the shade of China and India, but tech has real growth potential in Southeast Asia. Home to a cumulative 650 million people, the region’s digital economy is forecast to triple in size and reach $240 billion over the next seven years, according to Google’s third “e-Conomy SEA” report. The annual study, which …