Global Warming Gas Can Now Be Extracted from Air and Resold

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The world’s first commercial facility that can extract carbon dioxide from the atmosphere and resell it for commercial purposes opened today (May 31) in Switzerland. This technology could help cut 1 percent of global fossil fuel emissions by 2025, according to the company that developed the new system. Climeworks — a spin-off company from the Read More

TCL will sell its BlackBerry branded KeyOne in Australia from July

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TCL will sell its BlackBerry-branded KeyOne smartphone in Australia from next month for $899. As was revealed when the phone launched in March, the KeyOne isn’t really a BlackBerry handset. TCL Communications, a China phone-maker, bought the rights to use BlackBerry branding last year so the phone is a TCL rather than BlackBerry handset. It Read More

Spectur sets sights on Melbourne

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Solar-powered Internet of Things security outfit Spectur is gearing up for a nationwide expansion, preparing to capitalise on what it says is a physical security market that will be worth $US105bn by 2020. Spectur’s products use solar power and global 3G and 4G telephone networks to offer security cameras that work anywhere where there’s mobile Read More

Apple HomeKit; Amazon Echo; Google Home: just phone home

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Lingering for years in early adopter phase, the connected home is a slow burn. Most Australians have yet to embrace Wi-Fi-operated lights, appliances, door locks and thermostats that you control with your phone or from a personal assistant such as Google Home or Amazon Echo. There are obstacles. It’s geeky. There’s trust. Would you trust Read More

Nokia 3, 5 And 6 Android Smartphones to be Available Starting June 15: Report

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The much-talked about Nokia Android smartphone might finally be available in India starting June 15. According to a report by Nokia Power User, all the variants may not be available in India in one go. However, Nokia will reportedly make all the three smartphones available in the country by June end. As far as the Read More

Cevian Capital Buys More Than 5% of Telecom Equipment Maker Ericsson

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Activist investor Cevian Capital has bought a more than 5 percent stake in Sweden’s Ericsson and said it sees significant potential in the struggling mobile telecom equipment maker. Ericsson shares have fallen close to 40 percent in the past two years as the firm has been hit by a drop in spending by telecoms firms Read More

Layoffs Rile India’s Multi-billion Dollar IT Sector

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Experienced techie Raghu Narayanaswamy lost his job recently and fears he may not get another, as analysts warn of massive layoffs across the country’s multi-billion-dollar information technology sector. IT outsourcing has long been one of India’s flagship industries but experts say automation, a failure to keep up with new technologies and US President Donald Trump’s Read More

British Airways Flights Restored But Questions Remain After IT Meltdown

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British Airways flights were back in the skies on Tuesday but the company faced increasing pressure over its response to the huge IT failure that left 75,000 passengers stranded over a holiday weekend and dealt a major blow to its reputation. BA, which once marketed itself as “the world’s favourite airline” suffered a public relations Read More

Indian Mobile Congress to Showcase Country’s Telecom Prowess, Says Manoj Sinha

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India is all set to host for the first time its own mobile mega show ‘India Mobile Congress’ from September 27-29 to showcase the country’s growing prowess in the global telecom market. The event, to be held in New Delhi, is being billed as India’s answer to high profile and marquee mobile shows that are Read More

Apple has finally found someone to support HomeKit

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But Belkin’s new bridge only reinforces the problem of a locked-down ecosystem Twelve months later and two weeks out from its annual conference, Apple has finally snagged its first big customer. What’s more, Belkin says that its compatibility with Apple’s HomeKit standard won’t just extend to a single product, but to every Wemo device it Read More