How to choose the right chip for your computer or smartphone


A few years ago, a company called Intel, which makes chips for computers, began selling chips with ARM processors.That meant you could buy a $1,000 chip from Intel, with an ARM processor, for $1.40 a piece.You could also buy a chip with ARM, but with more power, for just $1 more.You can buy more processors […]

Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge review: What to know about the devices


The Galaxy S6 and S6 edge are Samsung’s most high-profile products to come from the Korean manufacturer, and for good reason.They have an edge-to-edge display, excellent cameras, a premium camera and a very good price tag.The S7 series of devices have been more affordable and have improved the cameras as well.But there are still a […]

Discover the tech story behind Kape’s new technology


Kape Technology Inc. says it is looking for a new business partner to help bring its new technology to the market.The company announced Monday it is partnering with the tech incubator The Hive, a venture capital firm in London, to help it bring its advanced water desalination technology to market.“We have been exploring how to […]

What will Microsoft do about its voicebox technology?


Microsoft has launched a research and development initiative to help develop voicebox solutions for voice recognition.The voicebox project, announced Monday by Microsoft in a blog post, will work to “develop a voicebox that is as easy to use and powerful as voice recognition technology itself, with features that are accessible to a wide range of […]

Why nuclear power is dying (again)


A new report on nuclear power by the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) found that the US has more than 50 nuclear reactors, down from the nearly 200 built during the 1970s.According to the report, a total of 1,054 reactors were operational at the end of 2018, down 2.2 per cent from the year before.The […]