Google Acquires Fitbit For $2.1 Billion

September 18th, 2019 at 3:09 pm
Online search giant Google has been trying to diversify its business for a number of years now. Although not all of them have been quite successful, their standing as the world’s leading search engine has allowed them to have the leeway on trying out different opportunities without having to worry about a costly failure. By the looks of it, they are still quite active at it as the company recently announced that

Researchers Develop Concept To Store Renewable Energy

November 19th, 2018 at 1:46 pm
Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have developed a design concept on a system that can store renewable energy generated from the sun, wind and any other renewable sources. The system will also enable them to deliver the stored energy to the electric grid when needed. This new system will allow for the use of energy from the sun or wind around the clock by storing it. The design concept will

Apple Announced It Is Discontinuing the iPod Nano and Shuffle

June 29th, 2017 at 6:01 pm
Apple has come up with a number of popular gadgets over the years. Many  have been embraced and accepted almost immediately when they first came out. But no matter how popular some gadgets can be, there comes a time when they either become obsolete or their popularity has waned. This may be what has happened to the Apple iPod Nano and Shuffle, two of Apple’s popular MP3 players, which are being discontinued.

Researchers Develop Device That Purifies Air, Produce Energy Simultaneously

June 7th, 2017 at 2:19 pm
Researchers in Belgium has developed a device that can both purify the air as well as produce energy at the same time. This small innovation has the potential for making a big impact in solving air pollution. The said device uses sunlight in order to purify polluted air and produce hydrogen gas at the same time, fuel that can be stored and used for power. According to Sammy Verbruggen, a professor of bioscience eng

AeroMobil Flying Car Now Available For Pre-Order

May 16th, 2017 at 7:07 pm
The mode of transportation that we have today helps us get from point A to point B. we have different options to get there- by land, by sea or by air. But when it comes to personal transport, people have the car as their main mode of transportation. The highway networks have allowed people to reach farther places then they ever could. But as technology develops, people of course may be looking forward to something

Data Indicates European Consumers Finally Embracing Electric Cars

May 8th, 2017 at 8:08 pm
One of the challenges that most innovative technologies face is market acceptance. It is not as easy as trying to create the most innovative product and expect consumers to take interest and buy it. It takes quite some time for consumers to embrace a change in market sentiment with regards to newer technologies. The same can be said with the acceptance of electric cars. Although it has been around for decades, the

Tesla Overtakes Ford In Market Capitalization

April 5th, 2017 at 12:23 am
It may seem like a long journey for Tesla as it tries to become a relevant player in the market for cars. It recent rise is surely making it noticed, especially in the stock market. The driver in the electric vehicle market has recently seen its stock rise. Not only that, Bloomberg has reported that Tesla has overtaken Ford Motor Co. in terms of market value. Tesla shares has climbed as much as 5.8 percent that saw

More People Now Go Online Using Android Than Windows

April 3rd, 2017 at 8:30 pm
Talk about a change of habits. It seems that people’s online preferences have changed and there is possibly no going back. According to StatCounter, more people are now using the Internet using Android than the erstwhile leader Windows. It only indicates that more and more people are using the Internet using their smart phones and portable gadgets than on their laptops or computers. According to StatCounter&#

Intel Buys Mobileye for $15.3 Billion 

March 15th, 2017 at 3:20 am
Intel has long been a leader in creating computer chips and processors. But it seems that it may be exploring other markets to expand into. Well, it may be looking into companies that is still connected to its main business but focused on a different technology. It may have found one that it sees may take its company into the future. It has bought Mobileye, a company involved in self-driving technology, for a repo

AT&T  Acquiring Time Warner

October 25th, 2016 at 6:10 pm
One of the biggest news that recently came out was the announcement of US telecom firm AT&T acquiring media company Time Warner for a whopping $85.4 billion in cash and stock. The result would be the creation of a telecom giant merging with a media giant to become an even bigger behemoth. In a business mindset, the acquisition makes sense. Time Warner provides a collection of valuable media properties that prod