Google has been increasing its presence in China in recent times, and today it has continued that push by agreeing to a strategic partnership with e-commerce firm JD.com which will see Google purchase $550 million of shares in the Chinese firm. Google has made investments in China, released products there and opened up offices that include an AI hub, but now it is working with JD.com largely outside of China. In a joint release, the companies said they would “collaborate […]
Viva Republica, which services P2P money transfer app Toss, has received $40 million in funding from Singapore’s GIC and Sequoia China.
“Boom Goes the Cannon” arrives almost one year after Prodigy’s death
A massive dust storm that is about the size of our continent has shrouded Mars, and has covered Opportunity for the last seven days. Not only is much of the planet in the dark, but so too is Earth about Opportunity’s whereabouts. The post NASA’s Opportunity Rover is stuck in a giant dust storm — can she make it? appeared first on Digital Trends.
The Curiosity Rover looks like a million bucks regardless of the weather. Work it!
Foxconn is coming to the United States. Foxconn is reportedly purchasing a seven-story building from Northwestern Mutual, and will ultimately employ 500 people to work in the brand new facility. The post Foxconn is coming to America — more specifically, to its new Milwaukee HQ appeared first on Digital Trends.
Disney and Pixar’s superhero sequel Incredibles 2 broke a bunch of records on its way to a massive, $180 million opening weekend that just might be the start of an epic run in theaters. Watch out, Marvel Studios! The post Super-sized opening weekend for ‘Incredibles 2’ sets a new box-office record appeared first on Digital Trends.
Rumors regarding Samsung’s plans to bring a foldable smartphone to market have circulated relentlessly over the last few years, and thanks to some leaked images that have just surfaced on Twitter (and then posted on SlashLeaks), we now have an idea of what that dual screen concept might’ve looked like. Looking like a pair of Galaxy Note 5 handsets attached by a hinge when viewed front on, the foldable device has been dubbed ‘Project V’ and is believed to be […]
If you like the thought of speeding up access to Xbox Game Pass titles with FastStart, you don’t have to wait until the finished Xbox One update arrives later in June — you can try it right now. Microsoft has rolled out FastStart to both its Xbox On…
The Singtel-owned Australian telco says it ‘knows’ the majority of customers are having a good experience.