Here it is, folks: the inaugural Windows Phone from Acer, known as the Allegro, is now ready and rearin' to be sold. Not only is it coming to France as originally expected, it appears that Taiwan has elected to join in the fun as well. It's no top-notch device, but it doesn't pretend to be either. Even then, the specs aren't that much of a disappointment: it comes with a 3.
First Weekend iPhone Sales Top 10 Million, Set New Record
September 22, 2014 08:30 AM Eastern Daylight Time
CUPERTINO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apple today announced it has sold over 10 million new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus models, a new record, just three days after the launch on September 19.
Nest Labs is expanding its coverage to give more households in Europe the opportunity to give their homes some smarts and make them safer. Its products will soon be available in around 400 stores in Europe, particularly in Belgium, France, Italy and the Netherlands, with 150 more to come later this year.
Apple's oft-forgotten cofounder, Ronald Wayne, is selling his final collection of early Apple documents for tens of thousands of dollars. Wayne, now 80, was one of three people to sign Apple Computer's original founding contract in 1976. Although he was given a 10% share in the fledgling company at the time, he sold it for $800 not long after.
the first earnings release since HPHe cut his teeth in the PC business at Acer, spending 11 years there before leaving to work a few jobs in his home country of Australia. He soon left again, for Singapore and China, rejoining the PC business again for Lenovo.At Lenovo, he mastered the supply chain skills it takes to profitably build PCs with their razor thin margins.
Earlier this year we got our hands on the Acer Aspire Switch 10 - now the device has been rebooted with a new Full HD display at IFA 2014. Alongside this new device, the Acer Aspire Switch 11 has been revealed. These devices will both be available this Autumn.
There will be a follow-up to HTC's periscope-cum-asthma-inhalerRE action camera, according to a report fromFocus Taiwan. North Asia president Jack Tong told the publication it would launch a new standalone model next year, in order to expand its roster of products in light of slowing smartphone sales.
Still haven't scored an invitation for aOnePlus One, and missed out on the rare public sales? You may want to book a flight to China. OnePlus hasrevealedits first-ever retail shop, which will officially open in Beijing on December 20th.
It's time for HP's Stream laptop , a rather striking piece of equipment with a price point that's aiming directly as the new age of low-cost notebooks. HP also makes Chromebooks, so it's not as if they're aiming to destroy the Chromebook universe entirely. On the contrary.
Are you part of the Enlightened or the Resistance? No, we're not asking you which side you're on in any political debate, but rather, which faction you're playing for in Ingress, the MMORPG which integrates augmented reality and GPS in its gameplay created by Google's Niantic Labs.
There are several solutions on the market that allow you to get Android content from your smartphone or tablet to other devices, such as your TV. One of those solutions for getting content to your TV is Chromecast. If what you want is to get content from the smartphone to your PC, Acer has a new app coming called Acer Extend.
It was only last week that the Nexus 9 was released in sand color and the LTE version was made available by T-Mobile last December after being delayed for some time. All good news and more as Google is finally bringing the Android tablet in Taiwan and New Zealand. That's two different countries so more people will be happy to learn that the Nexus 9 is now available in their countries.
Samsung's Gear VR is officially the first virtual reality headset on the market, but what does that mean? And should you buy it? Ben Gilbert sat down with the company's VP/GM of immersive products and VR Nick DiCarlo to find out. That's not all we have on deck, though -- read on for Engadget's news highlights from the last 24 hours.
Acer has been busy at IFA 2014 in Berlin with new product announcements; it rolled out two new tablets yesterday with the Iconia Tab 10 and the Iconia One 8 . Today, Acer has rolled out a new smartphone that aims to entertain people while they are on the go called the Acer Liquid Z500.
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LONDON — To find one of the main cheerleaders for Britain’s technology sector, you have to take a trip to an open-plan office over an achingly trendy coffee shop in grimy East London.That is where Gerard Grech, chief executive of Tech City UK, a government-funded body in charge of promoting the country’s digital economy, is pursuing a specific task: expanding the recent success of London’s tech sector to the rest of the country.
billion (57.1 billion RMB) billion (57.1 billion RMB) , as the Singles' Day shopping event went multinational for the first time. That means Alibaba was selling goods at an average rate of around $388 million an hour.Every year Alibaba makes November 11 a huge event on the retail calendar by holding the world’s largest 24-hour online sale.
Sony has come a long, long way from the dark days when it wasstruggling to sellthe PlayStation 3. The tech firm justannouncedthat it has sold 18.5 millionPlayStation 4systems between the console's November 2013 launch and the start of 2015, about 4.1 million of which reached gamers during the last month of holiday shopping in 2014.