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  • UPS Tests Drone-Based Package Deliveries

    February 21, 2017 7:53 PM 14

    The drones would take off from UPS trucks to more efficiently cover rural routes. In the future, those waiting on a package delivery in a rural area might have to keep an eye on the sky instead of the road. That's because UPS may send your package via drone. The company on Monday successfully tested a package delivery drone that launches from atop its iconic

  • UPS tested launching a drone from a truck for deliveries

    February 21, 2017 6:37 PM 10

    SAN FRANCISCO — Both the drone industry and federal regulators are years away from actual legal drone deliveries in the United States. But that’s not stopping companies from testing possibilities, both to get the visual of a drone with their logo out in front of the public and to see what works. UPS was the latest to try something new with drones on Tuesday

  • LTE speeds outpace home internet with new Qualcomm and Intel modems

    February 21, 2017 4:29 PM 11

    New Qualcomm and Intel modems have LTE speeds of more than 1Gbps With every new generation of smartphone, LTE connections get faster. That’s because the devices have faster modems that can transfer data at unprecedented download speeds. The top modem providers are Intel and Qualcomm, whose cellular chips are used in the iPhone. On Tuesday they both announced

  • Yahoo salvages Verizon deal with $350M discount

    February 21, 2017 2:05 PM 15

    The revised agreement announced Tuesday eases investor worries that Verizon Communications Inc. would demand a discount of at least $1 billion. NEW YORK—Yahoo is taking a $350 million (U.S.) hit on its previously announced $4.8 billion sale to Verizon in a concession for security lapses that exposed personal information stored in more than 1 billion

  • Telefonica to sell up to 40 percent of Telxius to KKR for 1.3 billion euros

    February 21, 2017 7:15 AM 11

    MADRID Spain's Telefonica (TEF.MC) said on Tuesday it had agreed to sell up to a 40 percent stake in its telecom masts subsidiary Telxius to private equity firm KKR (KKR.N) for 1.275 billion euros ($1.35 billion). The sale would be seen as a small step in bringing down Telefonica's 50 billion-euro debt pile, but will help to show investors that last year's

  • Ant Financial to Invest $200 Million in South Korea’s Kakao Pay

    February 21, 2017 2:35 AM 14

    Alibaba’s financial arm is expanding overseas as competition heats up in China SHANGHAI—The financial arm of Chinese internet giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd., will invest $200 million in the payments unit of South Korean messaging company Kakao Corp. to grow its global payments network. Ant Financial Services Group said in a statement Chinese users

  • Texans Shouldn't Use Chilean Flag Emoji To Talk About Their State, Lawmaker Says

    February 20, 2017 7:20 PM 19

    Confusing it for the Texas state flag makes some people tate Rep. Tom Oliverson (R) filed a resolution asking people to think more carefully about their use of the Chilean flag emoji, according to Reuters. All too often, the Chilean flag emoji is used as a substitute for the Lone Star Flag in text messaging and on social media platforms; the Chilean

  • WhatsApp Adds Snapchat-Like Story Feature Called Status

    February 20, 2017 7:07 PM 9

    Messaging app is latest Facebook property to crib popular feature from upstart rival, Snap Inc. WhatsApp’s 1.2 billion users will soon find a new feature that looks like it came straight from Snapchat. The Status tool will let people share photos, videos and animated GIFs with friends, all of which will disappear after 24 hours. Snapchat has had a feature

  • Snapchat Makes Spectacles Available to Everyone in the US

    February 20, 2017 2:27 PM 11

    Last year, Snapchat introduced Spectacles, these are their glasses that have a camera built in, allowing you to send stuff straight from your glasses to your Snapchat story. It’s pretty impressive, and a lot like Google Glass, but much cheaper. Snap (the parent company of Snapchat), has been selling Spectacles through vending machines called “Snap Bots” throughout

  • Samsung to Launch Galaxy A5, A7 2017 Edition Smartphones in India Soon

    February 20, 2017 10:57 AM 19

    Samsung is likely to officially launch the updated variants of Galaxy A5 and A7 smartphones in India in the coming weeks. The 2017 edition variants of both the smartphones would essentially be a mid-range alternative to the immensely popular Galaxy S series. Samsung had unveiled the 2016 A5 and A7 models almost a year ago in the country. Samsung Galaxy