Category: Internet of Things

Starplay.Inc Partners With Vietnam VTV for a New Audition Program

Photo: Báo điện tử VTV / Facebook On Tuesday, Starplay.Inc, a company engaged in broadcast contents production, entertainment, and IT fusion business, has signed a business agreement with Vietnam Television (Vietnam VTV), a public broadcasting company. The agreement has been signed at VTV headquarters. The partnership is a part of […]

Apple Unveils iPhones 2020 Models, AAPL Stock Investors Anticipate Next Earnings Release

Apple unveiled its plans to release its new generation iPhones enabled with 5G network in 2020 but there is no mention of cryptocurrency anywhere among the new releases. Meanwhile, AAPL aims to display strength nearing next earnings release. Every year, Apple, Huawei, Samsung, and many other major brands introduce new […]

Hundreds of Japanese Manufacturers Will Adopt Blockchain for Data Sharing

Photo: Unsplash In Japan, hundreds of manufacturers, including Mitsubishi Electric and Yaskawa Electric, will use blockchain for sharing production data among companies in order to improve efficiency. The project is set to begin next spring and will be overlooked by the Industrial Value Chain Initiative. They say that up until […]

Samsung Set to Collaborate With Platform Companies on Blockchain Tech and 6G

Photo: Shutterstock Jay Y. Lee, the Vice Chairman of South Korean electronics giant Samsung, has stated that the corporation will collaborate with platform companies on further blockchain development and invest in startups involved in sixth-generation mobile networks and system semiconductors. As reported by Bloomberg, Samsung is currently facing a rapidly […]

Uber Will Introduce Their Drone Food Delivery System ‘Uber Eats’ This Summer

Photo: Uber / Instagram Uber made its delivery system ‘Uber Eats’ announcement during their conference called “Uber Elevate”. The presentation consisted of a video where the Uber drone took a McDonalds order. For the products, Uber had designed a special box where the BigMac and fries were placed and then […]

Napster Creator’s Blockchain Firm Helium Releases IoT Hotspots

Napster creator Shawn Fanning’s new company Helium has released its internet of things (IoT) wireless hotspot devices with a blockchain-based incentives program, according to an official blog post by Helium on June 12. According to the post, a Helium Hotspot provides wireless connectivity to the Internet; one node on its […]

Max’s Corner: Apple and Facebook and the (Not So) Great Crypto Arms Race

The sign outside the main entrance to Facebook HQ. Photo: Facebook With recent news reports lending credence to the idea that there is a big-tech blockchain arms race going on, all eyes this past week were on Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference—specifically the cryptography session—where Apple’s new CryptoKit was unveiled. Having […]

Napster Founder’s IoT Startup Is Adding Tokens With $15 Million Round Led by USV, Multicoin

An internet-of-things (IoT) startup founded in 2013 is adding tokens to its business model with the backing of two of crypto’s best-known funders. Helium announced Wednesday a $15 million Series C co-led by Union Square Ventures and Multicoin Capital. Investors will acquire equity in Helium as well as a share of the […]

Facebook’s Study App Will Pay Users for their Online Data

Photo: Facebook Facebook intends to pay people to monitor how they browse using their phone using their new Study app. The app will record the apps that a user has installed on their phone and the time spent using these apps. Also, Study App will report the user’s current location […]