Apple is reportedly ditching Intel for 5G chips in the iPhone

Apple has reportedly notified Intel that it will not be using Intel's 5G modems in the 2020 iPhone -- something that could have wide implications for Intel's development of its...

PG&E applies to build Tesla’s largest-yet battery farm for Silicon Valley

Pacific Gas & Electric applied to the California Public Utilities Commission for approval for the largest Tesla Powerpack battery farm in the world. PG&E would own the Powerpack storage facility...

Intel and Baidu team up to make autonomous driving even smarter, safer

Baidu will use cameras and software from Intel subsidiary Mobileye in its self-driving car programs. The Chinese tech giant will also adopt Mobileye's safety model for autonomous-car decision making. The post...

Hyundai is stepping up its autonomous car game with an Autotalks investment

 A fleet of Hyundai Motor Company’s next generation fuel cell electric cars have succeeded in completing a self-driven 190 kilometers journey from Seoul to Pyeongchang. This is the first time...

Lyft takes the bikesharing battle to Uber after buying largest operator in U.S.

Forget four wheels, Lyft and Uber seem more interested in two these days. While Uber recently acquired bikesharing startup Jump Bikes, Lyft announced on Monday it's snapped up Motivate, the...

Microsoft relaunches the classic mouse that changed gaming forever

Fifteen years after its last iteration, Microsoft is relaunching the classic mouse that many gamers grew up with playing Age of Empires. The new Intellimouse maintains the ergonomic focus and...

Morgan Stanley says, ‘Hey Google, give away the Home Mini for free!’

In a dramatic report to investors this week, financial services giant Morgan Stanley said Google should defend its market by giving away its signature Google Home Mini smart speaker for...

Nigerian logistics startup Kobo360 accepted into YC, raises $1.2 million

More posts by this contributor Breaking down France’s new $76M Africa startup fund Africa Roundup: African startup investments turn to fintech this winter season When Nigerian logistics startup Kobo360 interviewed for Y-Combinator’s 2018 cohort a...

In London, Uber has won the battle but risks losing the war

More posts by this contributor Shockingly, Congress acted responsibly in regulating autonomous cars… So what’s next? When don’t f*** with people’s cars became don’t f*** with people’s phones The sighs of relief are...

A California chipmaker is working to free Alexa from the power cord

California-based DSP Group Inc. is working to free Alexa from her home in Amazon's Echo line of smart speakers by porting the voice assistant to other devices using a miniaturized...

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May the force be with EA: ‘Star Wars: Battlefront II’ arrives...

At Star Wars Celebration, EA announced that Star Wars: Battlefront II will launch on November 17. The campaign takes place between Return of...