The first trial of Li-Fi in Tallinn, Estonia showed that the new technology is hundred times faster than Wi-Fi connections. Once the pilot tests are over, potentially Li-Fi will be in high demand and be the future technology for transmitting wireless data.
Apple Inc. (AAPL) has reached a preliminary agreement with China UnionPay Co. to introduce its new Apple Pay electronic payment service in China through China UnionPay's point-of-sales network, Bloomberg reported Wednesday, citing people familiar with the matter.
According to the Bloomberg report,...
No more waiting till midnight to grab Cyber Monday deals, at least for customers of Walmart. The retail giant has announced it will offer all of its 2,000 deals for the big online shopping day on November 29, Sunday evening, at 8 p.m. Eastern Time.
Walmart, in a statement said, Cyber Monday originally...
Just as shoppers in the U.S. gear up for the holiday season, a cyber threat intelligence agency has warned that a sophisticated point-of-sale malware at a checkout terminal could become a major threat to retailers and shoppers. Holiday sales are expected to constitute nearly one fifth of the retail industry's annual sales of $3.2 trillion. Usually, online retailers offer big deals on Black Friday,
At last, there may be an end to the complaint of smartphone users about the quick drain of batteries. Oxford University has developed a new material that supports smartphone displays for several days, without using the batteries much.