Sony PlayStation VR Price Cut

Sony PlayStation VR Price Cut
Hot on the heels of a permanent $200 price cut by HTC for its Vive virtual reality headset, Sony is also cutting the PlayStation VR price. The company has dropped the price of its two PlayStation VR bundles. It’s now selling the $399 core PlayStation VR set which only included the headset previously with the PlayStation Camera. The camera itself costs $59. It’s now a part of the core bundle.Sony also sells a more expensive PlayStation VR bundle. This one used to cost $499. It includes two PlaySt…
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Does Microsoft's brass still believe it has a chance in the phone market?

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A New York Post report that one of Microsoft's more celebrated U.S. business customers for Windows Phones is dumping the platform raises some interesting questions about Redmond's future mobility plans. Credit: CNET The Post reported on August 28 that the New York Police Department (NYPD) is going to scrap the 36,000 Nokia phones running the Windows Phone OS that it h…
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New York City cops will replace their 36,000 Windows phones with iPhones

New York City cops will replace their 36,000 Windows phones with iPhones
As new smartphone models hit the market this approaching autumn, it’s not only everyday consumers who are thinking of switching phones. The New York City Police Department says it will give up its 36,000 Windows phones and transition to iPhones by the end of the year. The switch is prompted in part by news in July that Microsoft was ending support for Windows Phone 8.1, which a large percentage of all Windows-powered phones are still using. It’s a predictable end to the Windows phone, conside…
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A low-cost method for solar-thermal conversion that's simpler and greener

A low-cost method for solar-thermal conversion that
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Intel unveils AI-focused Movidius VPU chip

Intel unveils AI-focused Movidius VPU chip
The Movidius Myriad X VPU. Intel Corporation Intel on Monday announced its next-generation Movidius vision processing unit with improved processing capabilities for edge devices such as drones, VR headsets, smart cameras, wearables, and robots. Movidius, an Intel subsidiary acquired by the chip giant back in September, develops sight capabilities for mach…
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Sequoia Capital's Head Of Corporate Development On The Future Of Technology

Sequoia Capital
Jeff Pashalides is the Head of Corporate Development at Sequoia Capital, one of the most prestigious venture capital firms in the world. As such, he operates at the intersection between those who are shaping the technology landscape (investors and entrepreneurs) and the CEOs, COOs, and CIOs who would invest in those companies or who would articulate needs unmet by current technologies. As such, he has an unusually strong network and an unusually deep reservoir of insights into the future of tech…
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Sony’s PlayStation VR is getting a price cut

Sony’s PlayStation VR is getting a price cut
Sony is dropping the price of its two PlayStation VR bundles. The company announced today that it will start selling the $399 “core” PSVR set — which previously included only the headset — with a PlayStation Camera, which has a $59 list price. The more expensive $499 bundle, which includes a camera, two PlayStation Move controllers, and the Sony-produced minigame collection PlayStation Worlds, has been dropped to $449. Both bundles will go on sale September 1st. PlayStation VR has often been …
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Dell updates Inspiron, XPS 13 laptops with Intel Kaby Lake processors

Dell updates Inspiron, XPS 13 laptops with Intel Kaby Lake processors
Dell's new Inspiron 7000 2-in-1 laptop Dell is wasting no time in announcing that it's updating some of its laptops with the latest Intel Core processors, which were launched last week. The 8th-generation Core CPUs, code-named "Kaby Lake," currently entail a handful of quad-core i5 and i7 chips that Intel claims perform up to 40 percent faster than the previous generation.In particular, Dell is refreshing its Inspiron l…
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Flipping the switch on ferroelectrics

Flipping the switch on ferroelectrics
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Inside Salesforce.com's Customer Obsession: 10 Powerful Lessons From Marc Benioff

Inside Salesforce.com
Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff has his company on a $10-billion annualized run rate. (Photo by John Medina/Getty Images for New York Times) (Note: After an award-winning career in the media business covering the tech industry, Bob Evans was VP of Strategic Communications at SAP in 2011, and Chief Communications Officer at Oracle from 2012 to 2016. He now runs his own firm, Evans Strategic Communications LLC.) CLOUD WARS: As Salesforce.com tops a $10-billion annualized…
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