Amazon

Amazon Go’s cashierless tech may come to Whole Foods as soon as next year

Amazon may be looking to bring the cashierless tech found at its Go convenience stores to Whole Foods supermarkets as early as next year, the New York Post reports.

Windows 95

You can now boot a Windows 95 PC inside Minecraft and play Doom on it

If you’ve ever wanted to build a real and working Windows 95 PC inside Minecraft, now is the time. A new VM Computers mod has been created for Minecraft that allows players to order computer parts from a satellite orbiting around a Minecraft world and build a computer that actually boots Windows 95 and a variety of other operating systems.

Apple’s

You can now stake your claim in Apple’s $500 million iPhone slowdown settlement

The iPhone “batterygate” saga was one of the bigger controversies that Apple has ever faced. Apple’s throttling of iPhones with aging batteries prompted a class action lawsuit, and now you can register to get your chunk of the settlement that was reached earlier this year. Per MacRumors, there’s now a website where US consumers who owned an affected iPhone can go to file a claim.

Beeb voice

BBC releases its own ‘Beeb’ voice assistant in beta

The BBC’s in-house voice assistant, ‘Beeb,’ has been released in beta, allowing Windows Insiders in the UK to test the software on Windows 10, the UK broadcaster announced today.

COVID-19

Instagram’s cofounders built a website to track state-by-state spread of COVID-19

Using data from the Covid Tracking Project, the cofounders of Instagram created a website to track the state-by-state spread of COVID-19 in the US, Bloomberg News reported.

ConnecTechAsia 2020

ConnecTechAsia 2020 Postponed to 29 September – 1 October at Singapore EXPO & MAX Atria

Singapore, 06 March 2020 – In light of global concerns due to the on-going Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation, Informa Markets, organiser of ConnecTechAsia, is postponing the 2020 edition to 29 September – 1 October 2020 at the Singapore EXPO & MAX Atria.

CORONAVIRUS

GSMA UPDATE ON CORONAVIRUS

The GSMA knows that the Coronavirus has created disruption, in particular for exhibitors and attendees from around the world, including the 5-6,000 (5-6%) who have historically attended from China.

Global Smartphone

Global Smartphone Market by Technology, Price, Screen Size, and Geography – Forecast to 2024

This report provides a holistic analysis, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges, as well as vendor analysis covering 25 vendors.

NOR Flash Memory

XMC Introduces High-Performance Serial 50nm NOR Flash Memory

As a world leading provider of non-volatile memory, XMC, a core subsidiary of Unigroup, today announced the mass production status of new SPI NOR Flash series

Uzbekistan Mobile Operator

Uzbekistan Mobile Operator (UMS) Switches to Mobiuz brand

Uzbekistan mobile operator UMS has announced that it switched to the new brand Mobiuz, reports Gazeta.uz.

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