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Samsung invests $500M to set up a smartphone display plant in India

Source: Policy Forums Samsung, which once led India’s smartphone market, is investing $500 million in its India operations to set up a manufacturing plant at

January 19, 2020 Policy forums

Baraja’s unique and ingenious take on lidar shines in a crowded industry

Source: Policy Forums It seems like every company making lidar has a new and clever approach, but Baraja takes the cake. Its method is not

January 17, 2020 Policy forums

Xiaomi spins off POCO as an independent brand

Source: Policy Forums Xiaomi said today it is spinning off POCO, a sub-smartphone brand it created in 2018, as a standalone brand that will now

January 17, 2020 Policy forums

‘PigeonBot’ brings flying robots closer to real birds

Source: Policy Forums Try as they might, even the most advanced roboticists on Earth struggle to recreate the effortless elegance and efficiency with which birds

January 16, 2020 Policy forums

Apple buys edge-based AI startup Xnor.ai for a reported $200M

Source: Policy Forums Xnor.ai, spun off in 2017 from the nonprofit Allen Institute for AI (AI2), has been acquired by Apple for about $200 million.

January 15, 2020 Policy forums

Formlabs CEO on the state of 3D printing and its remaining challenges

Source: Policy Forums 3D printing isn’t the buzzy, hype-tastic topic it was just a few years ago — at least not with consumers. 3D printing

January 15, 2020 Policy forums

The robot homecoming is upon us

Source: Policy Forums Robots were everywhere at CES, as has been the case for at least a decade. But there’s a different tenor to the

January 14, 2020 Policy forums

Sony Interactive will skip E3 again this year

Source: Policy Forums Sony Interactive Entertainment will skip E3 again this year and participate instead in “hundreds of consumer events across the globe,” the company

January 14, 2020 Policy forums

Kids with lazy eye can be treated just by letting them watch TV on this special screen

Source: Policy Forums Amblyopia, commonly called lazy eye, is a medical condition that adversely affects the eyesight of millions, but if caught early can be

January 14, 2020 Policy forums

At CES, companies slowly start to realize that privacy matters

Source: Policy Forums Every year, Consumer Electronics Show attendees receive a branded backpack, but this year’s edition was special; made out of transparent plastic, the

January 11, 2020 Policy forums