Wednesday evening was D-day for millions of iPhone and iPad users as Apple pushed out its latest mobile operating system – iOS 8. The update caused a major controversy as it demanded 5.7GB of free space to process the installation. http://technewsrprt.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/09.18.14_technewsrprt_img_stories_regina-timothy_apple-ios.jpg The update file itself was around 1.1GB so it was strange that the installation… Read More »
Nailab, one of Kenya’s accelerator programs that supports budding entrepreneurs has opened applications for its fo...
Oklahoma City startup, Datebox, offers a monthly subscription box for couples that are dating. The monthly box comes wit...
H2H Repairs has announced that it has formed a 50-50 joint venture with a company from Ghana called CEGA Repairs to furt...
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On Monday, Jay Z released a press release announcing the new venture capital firm, Arrive. Arrive will focus particularl...
Apple Inc is set to launch two new iPads and release the next version of its Mac operating system at its next event on Oct. 21, a Daily Dot report said, citing sources familiar with the matter. The company plans to unveil the sixth generation of its iPad and the third edition of the iPad… Read More »
BlackBerry, in collaboration with Porsche Design luxury brand, has launched the new Porsche Design P’9983 smartphone. The Canadian handset maker announced the smartphone at an event in Dubai and revealed that the smartphone will be available starting October from Porsche Design stores, select carriers and retailers. No pricing details have been announced. The Porsche Design… Read More »
Metacloud, a cloud service company in Pasadena, is to be acquired by networking giant Cisco Systems Inc. of San Jose. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. Metacloud employees will join Cisco’s cloud infrastructure and managed services department. Metacloud offers the widely used open-source platform called OpenStack, but it gives the option to host it… Read More »
As one of the largest social media platforms, Twitter is an essential tool when it comes to marketing for your business. There are approximately 500 million tweets that are made daily and up to 271 active accounts. By using Twitter correctly you can connect your business to a wider community of people who may already… Read More »
Apple came with a whole bunch of gifts for its users on September 9th, the iPhone 6 and the iPhone 6 Plus made their debut, Apple announced the Apple Watch and also the 8th major iteration to its mobile operating system, the iOS. Apple confirmed then iOS 8 would be available for downloads on the… Read More »
Ericsson is making its first foray into Israel, the Swedish telecommunications technology maker saying over the weekend that it was spending $95 million to acquire Fabrix Systems of Ra’anana. The purchase, which is expected to be competed in the fourth quarter, will give Ericsson control of a leading provider of cloud storage, computing and… Read More »
The flying bike designed by architect/engineer David Schwartz, is designed to maximize pedal spin and speed by dangling the rider from a harness instead of making her sit on a saddle. The rider’s back will be cradled in an overhanging frame to prevent the energy-wasting forward and back or bobbing motions that slow down the… Read More »
Ifbyphone raises $30 million in a Series E round Ifbyphone, a voice-based marketing startup headquartered in Chicago, has raised $30 million in a Series E round led by NewSpring Capital with participation from return backers Apex Venture Partners, SSM Partners, Origin Ventures, River City Capital Funds, i2A Illinois Accelerator Fund and Spring Mill Venture Partners…. Read More »
The Investment Battle of Get in the Ring is being organized in over 50 countries with over 2,000 participating start-ups. Through 50 National Finals and 8 Regional Finals 8 start-ups are being selected for the International Final. Through participation in the National Finals in several African countries, 10 finalists have been selected to move on… Read More »