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Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat:
More drone envy: Former Wired editor's 3D Robotics adds $6M for commercial drones   —  The rise of the drones continues this week, as 3D Robotics is announcing today that it has raised $6 million in funding from venture capital firm Mayfield.  The money will help commercialize drones …
Dec 4, 2013, 10:55 AMIn context
Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat:
Sony launches PlayStation 4, fans go nuts   —  Sony launched its PlayStation 4 tonight across North America tonight at thousands of midnight store openings.  —  The company's next-gen console is now on sale for $400 at retailers around the country (it comes out Nov. 29 in Europe).
Nov 15, 2013, 12:15 AMIn context
Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat:
AMD beats earnings targets as game console revenue kicks in   —  Nov. 12 - 13, 2013  —  Advanced Micro Devices has the next generation of home video game consoles to thanks for the good news in its earning report.  —  AMD reported financial results today that slightly beat Wall Street's expectations …
Oct 17, 2013, 8:30 PMIn context
Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat:
Intel says hardware bargains to multiply this fall: $99 tablets, $299 Haswell laptops, $349 2-in-1 hybrids   —  Nov. 12 - 13, 2013  —  Intel chief executive Brian Krzanich said he expects bargains galore this holiday season as computermakers take advantage of the latest Intel Haswell and Bay Trail microprocessors.
Oct 15, 2013, 9:50 PMIn context
Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat:
Synaptics moves into fingerprint ID with $255M purchase of startup Validity   —  Synaptics has entered the fast-growing fingerprint identification market with the acquisition of Validity, a maker of sensors used in biometric identification.  Synaptics will pay $255 million in cash and stock over a period of time.
Oct 9, 2013, 11:30 PMIn context
Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat:
Benchmark test shows iPhone 5's touchscreen responds more than 2X faster than Android devices   —  Apple's iPhone 5 touchscreen is 2.5 times faster than Android devices  —  Apple's iPhone 5 is 2.5 times faster at responding to touches than Google Android devices, according to a benchmark test by game and app streaming firm Agawi.
Sep 21, 2013, 8:35 AMIn context
Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat:
Amazon extends GameCircle achievements and game cloud saves to iOS   —  Oct. 29-30, 2013  —  Amazon is announcing a number of improvements to its Android game ecosystem that will benefit both players and game developers.  It means that players won't lose their data when switching between devices.
Sep 19, 2013, 10:10 PMIn context
Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat:
Intel CEO announces 14-nanometer processors, predicts sub-$100 tablets   —  Intel chief executive Brian Krzanich showed off a laptop running on a 14-nanometer Intel system-on-a-chip processor today.  During his keynote at the Intel Developer Forum, Krzanich also predicted that there will be tablets …
Sep 10, 2013, 1:05 PMIn context
Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat:
Wilocity delivers 4K video over WiGig wireless home networking at blazing speeds   —  Two tech firms are demonstrating that they can deliver 4K video over a wireless network within the home at super-fast speeds.  —  Wilocity  —  Wilocity board  —  Wilocity and DisplayLink said they can demonstrate …
Sep 9, 2013, 11:55 PMIn context
Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat:
Toshiba reveals two laptops and a tablet that bring sub $400 touchscreens to the mainstream   —  Joining a big tech parade, Toshiba is introducing three new computing devices at the IFA Berlin trade show this week in Germany.  —  The devices are meant to make it much easier to transition …
Sep 5, 2013, 4:30 AMIn context

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