Apple's asked the Chinese Amazon store to stop selling iPads because of its not-going-so-well legal mess with Proview Technology. Proview's also trying to get all imports and exports of the iPad banned.
When you travel the world, having a few drinks with your hosts is a great way to get a sense of the local culture. But excessive alcohol consumption can cause physiological consequences . Don't worry—a hangover is universal, and your new friends probably already know a way to cope with it.Read more...
Amazon has quashed the idea that it would be acceptingBitcoinas a method of payment. "We have considered it," said Tom Taylor, Amazon's head of seller services in an interview withRe/code, "but we're not hearing from customers that it's right for them, and don't have any plans within Amazon to engage Bitcoin.
Ouya, the $99 gaming console that runs Android has been taking geek town by storm, thanks to its very low price. Recently, we’ve been hearing reports that the company is discussing with several big companies not just in the United States but also in China regarding a possible acquisition.
If you love to eBay but are constantly making trips to the Post Office to collect a missed delivery, your nearest Argos store could soon come to your rescue. The two companies have extended their click-and-collect partnership,which began with 50 eBay sellers and 150 storesin September, to encompass 650 stores and over 65,000 eBay sellers by the end of this year.
Apple and NTT DoCoMo announced today that the iPad Air and iPad mini with Retina display will be available on DoCoMo’s network starting on Tuesday, June 10. Customers can pre-register the devices at DoCoMo dealers and on DoCoMo’s website starting Monday, June 1. Wi-Fi + Cellular iPads will be able to use DoCoMo’s Xi LTE network.
Rumored 12.9-Inch 'iPad Pro' May Include More Powerful A8X Processor (MacRumors)
Source: Taiwanese website
Chance it's true: 30 percent
The standard disclaimer for Taiwanese sources applies: their track record isn't great, so it's usually not worth taking them at face value.
Through the partnership, E-Home Entertainment will invest "in an innovation program that will enable creators and developers to build, publish and sell their games on Xbox One in China and in other markets" where the console is available.Earlier this month, Sony Corp. announced sales of theThe Xbox One is officially coming to China in September. Re/code reported the news first .
Fashionistas and socialites might soon have something to root for. Apple is now rumored to soon make available a gold option for the next generation iPad expected to be unveiled this October. This will give those with a love of gold an option that will be close enough to more luxurious gold plating without costing as much.
Microsoft's Xbox One is coming to China in September, making it the first major console release in the country since it lifted itslong-standing banon video games. This comes after the company joined forces with China'sBesTVshortly before the countryreversed its 13-year old gaming ban.
Tesla Motors makes beautiful, quality electric automobiles. Don't justtake it from us;Consumer Reportsrated the Tesla Model Sthe "best overall" car inits 2014 Top Picks report(which includes allnon-electriccars as well). Yet, despite Tesla CEO Elon Musk's ongoing effort to expand his EV empire, state after state in the United States is pushing back.
Alibaba, the e-commerce giant out of China, made its Wall Street debut on Friday. It was the biggest initial public offering of all time.Alibaba raised a whopping $29.7 billion for its IPO, easily topping the previous record holder, Visa, which raised $17.9 billion in 2008.The IPO was initially priced at $68 per share with a market value of $168 billion.
It's time to save some of that hard-earned cash with our Daily Deals, featuring exclusive TUAW Deals , a handy list from Dealnews and our own handpicked iOS and OS X selections. Don't forget to check out our " Today in the App Store " post that singles out today's best free apps, new apps, and app updates in the iOS App Store.
Apple's next iPad may include a fingerprint scanner in its home button just like the iPhone 5s, if a new leak turns out to be legitimate. French tech blog Nowhereelse.fr, which has a stable track record when it comes to leaking Apple products, has posted a new photo showing what claims to be an unreleased iPad with Touch ID in the home button. Nowhereelse.
BERLIN —Amazon employees in Germany, frustrated by the company’s refusal to hold wage talks, walked off their jobs Monday in a coordinated strike at four of the company’s distribution centers.A total of 2,000 workers refused to show up for their shifts on Monday in an effort to force the company to accept an agreement in line with other retailers.