Facebook To Purchase Oculus VR In Bet On Virtual Reality

Facebook Inc. (FB) has taken a dive into the virtual reality space, announcing a $2 billion deal to acquire Oculus VR Inc., a virtual reality headset maker founded in 2012 Betting big on the prospects of virtual reality technology, Facebook…

Smartwatches More Popular Now Than Swiss Watches

For the first, shipments of smartwatches outpaced luxury watches according to new industry research. The venerable wristwatch industry in Switzerland might have a big smartwatch problem on its hands. Global smartwatch shipments outpaced their Swiss luxury counterparts during the 2015…

Bird Officially Raises $300 Million as Scooter Competition Heats Up

Bird, a Scooter startup that has been hugely hyped, has completed a funding round of $300 million with Sequoia Capital leading the way. The funding round, which was long anticipated, was announced by the company this week with Roelof Botha…

Movavi Screen Recorder to record anything from Google Hangouts

Google Hangouts, like Skype or Facebook, is a communication platform that offers its users the ability to receive and send instant messages and make voice / video calls with one or more friends simultaneously. Google Hangouts allows its users to…

LG Launches New X Series Mobile Handsets

LG likes to announce devices and different accessories prior to a trade show where they will actually be announced or showcased. Late Monday night, the company followed its past and announced its new line of X series smartphones. Basically, this…

Microsoft’s Xbox One Arrives In China At End Of The Year (MSFT)

In a surprise announcement, Microsoft has disclosed that the release of the popular Xbox One video game console in China will be delayed until the end of the year. There was no reason given for the delay. When the Xbox…

Viacom Inks Deal for Advertising Sales on Snapchat

Viacom and online photo sharing platform Snapchat extended a deal allowing Viacom to sell ads on behalf of the mobile app. Under this deal, Viacom will be given the right to sell against its content on the photo sharing platform…

Google’s YouTube Announces New Subscription Streaming Service (NASDAQ:GOOG)

YouTube is launching Red next week, a new subscription streaming service designed to compete with Spotify, Pandora, Deezer, Rdio, and other music streaming services. The launch of the new service was announced at simultaneous press conferences in New York City…

Is Microsoft Azure A Threat To Amazon.com, Inc. Web Services?

Find here out Whether Amazon Web Services is under threat of Microsoft Azure Amazon.com, Inc.’s (NASDAQ:AMZN) Web Services (AWS) currently has 11 geographic locations and a large portion of the public cloud storage for enterprises and other organizations. Moreover, it…

Tesla Motors Inc Signs Huge Utility-Scale Battery Deal With Energy Storage Startup

Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) is looking for more companies that show confidence in its recently-launched battery products. Advance Microgrid Solutions (AMS), a relatively newenergy storage and solution provider, is one of those companies. AMS recently signed a contract with Tesla…

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