Chip designer Ceva sees higher 2019 sales as profit dips

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israeli chip designer Ceva Inc on Wednesday reported a drop in fourth-quarter profit that missed estimates but the company forecast a slight increase in sales for this year. Ceva reported earnings of 23 cents per diluted share in the fourth quarter excluding one-time items, compared with 25 cents a year earlier. Revenue fell 1 percent to $21.4 […]

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Apple, Google under fire for Saudi app that lets men track women

Apple and Google are facing heat over a controversial Saudi Arabian app that allows men to track and restrict the movements of their wives and daughters. Apple CEO Tim Cook announced Tuesday that the tech giant will “take a look” at Absher, an app created by Saudi Ministry of Interior’s National Information Center. Among the app’s main features is an […]

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Rakuten picks Nokia as partner for Japanese mobile network

HELSINKI (Reuters) – Japanese e-commerce firm Rakuten has picked Nokia Oyj as a key partner for its new mobile network in Japan, which is due to launch later this year, the Finnish company said on Wednesday. Nokia said it would plan, manage, deploy and integrate mobile network technology and software for Rakuten. Rakuten has more than 100 million users in […]

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Twitter CEO says he’d give his own company a ‘C’ grade on fighting abuse

Feb 12 (Reuters) – Twitter Inc Chief Executive Jack Dorsey said on Tuesday that Silicon Valley companies, including his own, have not done enough to protect victims of online abuse, calling it a “huge fail.” Interviewed via Twitter by Kara Swisher, co-founder of the tech news site Recode, Dorsey tweeted that he would give himself a ‘C’ grade for what […]

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T-Mobile-Sprint Deal Gets New Scrutiny From the Left

WASHINGTON — When T-Mobile announced its intention to buy Sprint last April, the prospects for the $26 billion deal winning regulatory approval appeared strong. Although a similar deal had been effectively blocked a few years earlier, Trump administration officials voiced far less concern. But the merger has faced harsher scrutiny in recent weeks, as Democratic lawmakers, empowered by their House […]

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New products, Jan 16, 2019: LG gram 14, Asus Mini PC ProArt PA90 and more

LG gram 14 ULTRABOOK $1,799 Looking for an ultrabook for productivity on the go? Consider the latest LG gram 14. Its magnesium-alloy chassis weighs less than 1kg and measures 14.5mm at its thinnest. Despite having a 14-inch display, the gram 14 is the same size as a conventional 13-inch laptop due to its ultra-thin bezel. The Ultrabook also comes with […]

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Mars One is dead so nobody is moving to the Red Planet

Mankind will be headed for Mars sooner or later, but planning and executing the first manned mission to another planet is obviously a complex and expensive endeavor. Mars One was one of the first and most ambitious attempts at getting a manned Mars mission off the ground. But it was terribly mismanaged, shortsighted and possibly even fraudulent in nature. It […]

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