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The fight against cancer may have gotten to a new level as an Australian startup develops a new 3D bio-printer to aid cancer research speed. Sydney-based start-up Inventia has developed a 3D bio-printer that can improve cancer research procedures, reports ABC News. Known as Rastrum, the bio-printer reportedly has the ability to increase research productivity by removing manual labor from medical lab workers. Working with the principle of the ink-jet technology, the Rastrum prints human cells at a rapid rate and cultivates realistic t...
Apple Inc. Chief Executive Tim Cook predicts that government regulation of the tech companies to protect personal data are “inevitable.” In an interview for Axios on HBO, Cook said he expected the US Congress to bring some level of regulation. Tech companies should brace themselves for upcoming regulations and it’s not inherently a good versus bad situation. He also said that the Silicon Valley must be aware that their products can be misused. “This is not a matter of privacy versus profits, or privacy versus technical innovation. T...
Streaming service synergy is one key thing that puts HomePod ahead of other smart speakers out there. Both Google and Amazon have their own streaming options and that ridicules their ability to compete reasonably. It looks like they are now creating room for third-parties to seize the opportunity while they climb to make the list of complete smart speakers. Amazon recently introduced Music Skill API and that has given birth to a new offering to its arsenal – Tidal Amazon Echo – in less than two weeks. Tidal is now available on Echo d...
Google yesterday announced a new feature for Google Maps that will let you chat with businesses you find on the Maps. The Google Maps new feature – business messaging – is now available to Android and iPhone users on the left-hand slide-out drawer as a “message” button you can use to message businesses you find in Google Maps. It is the latest effort from the search giant to participate in instant messaging after failing to impress users with Hangout, Allo and RCS chat. Businesses that want to participate will need to install the new...
The Raspberry Pi Foundation’s vision is to make computing affordable that would improve programming skills and hardware understanding at the pre-university level. It has grown from an enthusiastic community to one of the best-selling PC’s of all time. So, it’s not a surprise when it introduces a $25 computer that shares some of the capabilities as its $35 Model B+. The Raspberry Pi 3 Model A+ has support for Bluetooth 4.2, 2.4GHz and 5GHz Wi-Fi, making it easier to use anytime, anywhere. The new $25 model has all the process and wir...
Samsung doesn’t have to prove how much it depends on innovation anymore. After unveiling a prototype of its first foldable smartphone last week, the tech giant this week showed off its latest system-on-chip, the Exynos 9820. Samsung’s latest octa-core silicon mobile application processor (AP) features a fourth-generation custom CPU core, a dedicated artificial intelligent (AI) processor: neural processing unit (NPU), and an advanced LTE modem with up to 2.0Gbps downlink speed. AI processors should feature higher efficiency and comput...
Samsung showed off a tease of its much-hyped foldable phone, the Galaxy F, during the Samsung Developer Conference last week. Based on the little information released by the Korean tech giant and the fact that none could get a feel of the foldable phone, we all have dozens of questions to ask. Samsung didn’t tell us the Galaxy F price, in fact, we are not even sure of the foldable phone’s name or the Galaxy F release date. All were being speculated. But we now have more details on the foldable phone. According to a report from South ...
Apple announced on Friday that two of its products: the 13-inch MacBook Pro and iPhone X have quality hardware problems. And the company has pledged to fix the issues free of charge. Though Apple has, in recent years, continually increased prices for its phones, tablets, and laptops, the Cupertino, California-based tech giant has recorded a series of product quality problems over the years. Apple’s iPads are now as high as $1,899, while iPhones are available at $1,449. The hardware problems found Apple said the problem on its iPh...
Social media giant Facebook earlier this year announced its plans to join the matchmaker industry. But many criticized the idea due to serial privacy scandals scored by the company. The Facebook dating service is here and being tested in many countries. CEO Mark Zuckerberg has declared the dating service ready. Facebook Dating has been rolled out in Colombia, Canada, and Thailand. The service allows users to create new profiles (separate from their Facebook profile), which their friends would not see. It recommends matches that are ...
DJI – one of the world’s most popular drone makers, spent close to half a year to fix security flaws on its website and apps. A vulnerability that could have given potential hackers access to accounts of drone owners if was exploited effectively. Researchers from security firm Check Point assessed the DJI vulnerability situation. Check Point revealed that DJI security flaws were first noticed in March and it would have allowed hackers to gain total access to cloud-stored data of every DJI user. The flaws could have also allowed them ...