December 29 2017

LG's 2018 Speaker Lineup Combines Great Sound with Artificial Intelligence
Escape from Tarkov Gets 25% Holiday Discount
IBASE Announces ET975 COM Express CPU Module for Factory Automation
Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1060 5GB Windforce OC Already Spotted in the Wild
Energous Receives FCC Certification for WattUp Wire-Free Charging Technology
LG Partners with HERE Technologies to Implement Telematics in Self-Driving Era
Koolance's 400A-S, more ways to water your Threadripper

Just Picked Up: Google Wifi x4

Gigabyte's Aorus GTX 1070, the GPU you don't unbox
It's not easy rounding up wireless devices
Danish retailer may have leaked Red Dead Redemption 2 release date
Apple apologizes, will offer $29 replacement batteries to fix performance problems

Many websites are silently deploying anti-ad blocking measures

French environmental group files criminal complaint against Apple for 'planned obsolescence'
SoftBank buys major stake in Uber at a big discount
LED bulbs reduced carbon dioxide emissions by more than half a billion tons in 2017
Italian clothing company wins the right to use Steve Jobs' name
Amazon Fire TV update pulls YouTube support four days early
Apple to release source code for Lisa operating system in 2018
Motorola, HTC say they don't throttle smartphone CPU performance based on battery age
LG's smart speaker comes with Google Assistant baked right in
Snapchat gets "A Look Back at 2017" memories feature
Some users are reporting battery problems with their Galaxy Note 8s
The World Health Organization could classify 'gaming disorder' as an official condition
Apple rewards Tim Cook with $102 million payout, requests that he only travel on private jets
Developer makes his face disappear using the iPhone X
Huawei Mate 10 Review
China turns to WeChat for virtual state IDs
Handset all-screen panel shipments to reach 230 million units in 2017
Foxconn unveils commercial HPC in Taiwan
Alibaba Cloud upgrades AI platform
HTC to limit number of new smartphones for 2018
MOSFET chip maker Excelliance MOS to debut on Taiwan OTC market
HBM2 memory solutions gaining popularity
Accelerating 5G developments to push up optical component demand

Taiwan to promote autonomous driving in public transportation

Acer to pursue maximum group synergies
Epistar stake in China JV to drop
Taiwan university opens AI research center
Data is like crude oil in new tech era, says Applied Materials VP Erix Yu
IC-design houses to see revenues drift downward in 1Q18
Korea-based Silicon Works ramping up revenues
Microsoft accused of stealing fan’s concept art for PUBG advertisement
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 users can’t charge their devices
PCB design change introduces EKWB compatibility issues with GTX 1080Ti ROG Strix
World Health Organization pushing on Gaming Disorder to be a classified addiction
iMac Pro base model teardown reveals a surprising number of user upgrade opportunities
FSP Hydro PTM 750W PSU and Windale 6 CPU cooler
Star Trek: Bridge Crew can now be played without a VR headset
Apple and suppliers see shares drop following reports of weak iPhone X demand