New aptX bundle understands what you’re listening to, chooses the best settings

Qualcomm has announced the new aptX Adaptive Bluetooth audio codec, which cleverly dynamically picks the best audio settings depending on what you're listening to, whether its music, high-resolution audio files,...

Qualcomm’s push against Intel worked, and we’re all reaping the benefits

Intel has launched new processors at IFA 2018, though these feel like more than just another batch of refreshed CPUs. By responding to Qualcomm's advances, Intel is showing that it...

Qualcomm Snapdragon reportedly Microsoft’s first choice for Surface Go CPU

Paul Thurrott claims Microsoft originally intended to use Qualcomm’s ARM-based Snapdragon processor in its new Surface Go. But Intel supposedly caught wind of the move and offered “deep discounts” on...

Qualcomm’s next flagship mobile chip will feature 5G connectivity

The latest smartphones get loads of power from the latest processors -- but we want more. Qualcomm's next major chip is on the way, and it has been confirmed to...

Apple cracks down on gambling apps in China

Apple is cracking down on illegal content in China after it removed potentially thousands of apps related to gambling. The Wall Street Journal reported that the U.S. phone-maker purged as...

Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 850 chip appears in benchmarks with improved performance

Mark Coppock/Digital TrendsWinFuture discovered a benchmark for Qualcomm’s new Snapdragon 850 processor that shows a less-than-stellar increase in multi-core performance over the previous 835 chip. Introduced in June as...

Making way for new levels of American innovation

Matt Weinberg Contributor Matt Weinberg is a former White House appointee with the U.S. Small Business Administration, where he served as a Senior Advisor in the Office of Investment and Innovation. More posts...

Fossil announces new update Android Wear watches with HR tracking, GPS

Fossil’s Q watch line is an interesting foray by a traditional fashion watchmaker into the wearable world. Their latest additions to the line, the Fossil Q Venture HR and...

Asus NovaGo review

Our Asus NovaGo review takes a first look at one the first Qualcomm-powered PCs. It can last 22 hours on a charge and has built-in LTE, yet pricing starts at...

Computer vision researchers build an AI benchmark app for Android phones

A group of computer vision researchers from ETH Zurich want to do their bit to enhance AI development on smartphones. To wit: They’ve created a benchmark system for assessing the...

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Netflix shares are up after the streaming service adds nearly 7M...

After a disappointing second quarter, Netflix is back in Wall Street’s good graces. The company just released its third-quarter earnings report, and as...