• We Need to Prepare for the 5G Jobs Apocalypse

    At Qualcomm last week, Cristiano Amon, president of Qualcomm CDMA Technologies, extolled the virtues of the upcoming "5G economy," painting a picture of autonomous vehicles, smart cities, and ubiquitous augmented and virtual reality.4 million jobs gone, probably offset by a smaller increase in security guards.
  • Qualcomm Shows Off a Real 5G Connection

    Qualcomm Shows Off a Real 5G Connection

    and also support very dense use cases where you're going to have 100,000 devices in a city block," Qualcomm CTO Matt Grob said.1GHz 4G cell sites with roughly the same coverage, so they don't have to add more cell sites to introduce the new network.
  • Qualcomm's X20 Modem Busts the Gigabit Barrier

    Qualcomm's X20 Modem Busts the Gigabit Barrier

    We haven't even seen the first gigabit LTE phones yet, but Qualcomm is already working on the second generation.With its X20 modem, announced today, the dominant mobile chip maker says it can push speeds of up to 1.
  • Hands On With the Meitu T8 Selfie Phone

    Hands On With the Meitu T8 Selfie Phone

    With that being said, many of the T8 camera's selfie beautification features are alredy available in Meitu's other apps for the US market, including MakeupPlus and BeautyPlus.Because this is billed as a selfie phone, let's talk at length about its front-facing camera capabilities, shall we?
  • Let everyone be a DJ! What Spotify and Apple Music should learn from Tidal

    Let everyone be a DJ! What Spotify and Apple Music should learn from Tidal

    This has us wondering: What else could Tidal add, and will other services like Spotify or Apple Music take note and give their subscribers some editing features?Warped filters could let you create a Skrillex-ey spacey sound, and vinyl effects could let you scratch songs like DJ Premier.
  • Awesome tech you can’t buy yet: folding canoes, cheap mobile VR, and more

    Awesome tech you can’t buy yet: folding canoes, cheap mobile VR, and more

    Take a stroll through Kickstarter or Indiegogo and you’ll find no shortage of weird, useless, and downright stupid projects out there — alongside some real gems.Want a room-scale motion-tracking VR system without having to dish out big bucks on an HTC Vive and a VR-ready gaming PC?
  • FCC Chairman Pushes for FM Radio in Smartphones

    New FCC Chairman Ajit Pai is pushing to change that.The majority of smartphones sold in this country contain FM chips, he pointed out.
  • Weekly Rewind: AI at our jobs, Toyota’s green revolution, the world’s first flavored bottle

    Weekly Rewind: AI at our jobs, Toyota’s green revolution, the world’s first flavored bottle

    Attendees lined up for RFID implants, speakers demonstrated bionic body parts, grinders exhibited artificial senses, and an entire fashion show put “smart” apparel on display.Incidentally, most of the augmentations were idiosyncratic and wouldn’t make a potential employee more competitive in the future job market.
  • ZTE Kills Hawkeye Kickstarter, Delays Phone

    ZTE Kills Hawkeye Kickstarter, Delays Phone

    The winning idea was a phone with an adhesive back that could be operated just by looking at it, which ZTE put up on Kickstarter to garner additional support.But ZTE will take a little while to figure out how to build it on a higher-end, Qualcomm Snapdragon 820- or 835-based platform, and will collect further ideas through its own ZCommunity website rather than through Kickstarter, Yee said.
  • 8 Uses for Your Old Smartphone

    8 Uses for Your Old Smartphone

    We don't do anything or go anywhere without our little magic pocket slabs.The takeaway is this: If you take basic precautions, your old phone can have a productive afterlife.
  • Essential FAQS To Combating Ransomware

    Download Ransomware has gone from a nickel & dime operation targeting individual computers to a multimillion dollar criminal operation targeting organizations that can afford to pay enterprise-level payments.In today's world every minute and even second, can be costly.
  • The Zero-Downtime Organization: How You Can Stop Your Endpoint Security Tools From Disrupting The Business

    Download For too long, the pursuit of endpoint security has often forced chief information security offers (CISOs) into becoming the barrier-to-business.As security professionals, you are acutely aware of the dangerous Internet landscape confronting your organizations - the phishing scams indistinguishable from legitimate business correspondence, the popular websites turned threat delivery vehicles, and so much more.
  • 2017 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Endpoint Protection Platforms

    2017 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Endpoint Protection Platforms

    Download For the second year in a row, SentinelOne is recognized as a Visionary in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Endpoint Protection Platforms and is now furthest to the right on the 2017 MQ!Download the full report to find out what makes SentinelOne a Visionary in the endpoint protection industry.
  • Cyber-Security 2017 Predictions

    But more than just listing out predictions, we invested in reviewing and considering different strategies and practical tactics that businesses can readily adopt as they approach the security battlefield.These aren't necessarily the obvious tactics.
  • Sprint Jumps on the HD Video, Hotspot Data Bandwagon

    Sprint Jumps on the HD Video, Hotspot Data Bandwagon

    Just days after T-Mobile upgraded its One plan to include HD video streaming and 10GB of high-speed mobile hotspot data, Sprint is following suit.This is actually Sprint's second major plan change in recent days after the company announced a $90 unlimited plan for five lines on Friday.
  • Debunking the Top 4 Myths About DDoS

    Debunking the Top 4 Myths About DDoS

    Download DDoS attacks seem to constantly be in the news, continually evolving and growing in complexity.You may have heard about the big, volumetric attacks that took down Donald Trump's campaign website and Brazilian government sites during the Olympics.
  • 9 Industries Hiring IT Pros Now

    9 Industries Hiring IT Pros Now

    If you're an IT professional, it's a good time to be looking for a job.According to CompTIA's IT Industry Outlook 2017, "Forty-one percent of US firms report having IT job openings and are actively recruiting candidates.
  • T-Mobile Upgrades One Plan With HD Video Streaming

    T-Mobile Upgrades One Plan With HD Video Streaming

    The carrier this week announced that its T-Mobile One plan now includes HD video streaming and 10GB of high-speed mobile hotspot data.The addition of HD streaming will be nice for those times when you want higher definition streaming for a screen bigger than your smartphone.
  • Pioneer Solves iPhone 7 Charging While Listening to Music Problem

    Pioneer Solves iPhone 7 Charging While Listening to Music Problem

    One of the big issues that owners encounter when using an iPhone 7 is how to charge it while listening to music or chatting.Both the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus only have one Lightning port, so Pioneer went ahead and integrated a second one into the cable of its new Rayz Plus earphones.
  • Senators: So, Is Trump Using a Secure Phone or Not?

    Senators: So, Is Trump Using a Secure Phone or Not?

    Two Senate Democrats are asking the Department of Defense for more details about the security of President Trump's smartphone.Prior to Trump's inauguration, the New York Times reported that Trump traded in his Android phone for a secure, encrypted device approved by the Secret Service; the Associated Press reported the same thing.