Technology Sector

Faraday Institution will award £55M to UK-based consortium for battery research

Faraday Institution will award £55M to UK-based consortium for battery research

The UK’s Faraday Institution has announced that it will grant an amount of up to £55 million for battery research, so that battery enhancements for transport and grid storage can be accelerated in

Twitter Would Need New Strategy for Growth as Salesforce Walks Out of Deal

Twitter Would Need New Strategy for Growth as Salesforce Walks Out of Deal

Salesforce announced walking out of the deal to buyout social network Twitter last week. The news led to 5 percent decline in Twitter stock and 5% jump in the stock price of Salesforce on Friday.

‘Google Home’ price and shipping date unveiled

‘Google Home’ price and shipping date unveiled

At its annual hardware event held in San Francisco on October 4, tech biggie Google revealed details about the pricing and shipping date of its forthcoming 'Google Home' voice-powered assistant.

Only 13% US Galaxy Note 7 users have exchanged their potentially explosive handsets

Only 13% US Galaxy Note 7 users have exchanged their potentially explosive hands

In a disclosure related to Samsung Electronics' Galaxy Note 7 replacement program, Tim Baxter -- president and COO of Samsung Electronics America -- said in a video released on Thursday that the replacement of Galaxy Note 7 with other devices has thus far been sought only by a small percentage users of the handset.

Apple's online store went down for maintenance ahead of iPhone 7 preorder kickoff

Apple's online store went down for maintenance ahead of iPhone 7 preorder kickof

Ahead of the scheduled commencement of the preorders for iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus -- Apple's latest iPhones which were unveiled on September 7 -- on Friday, the Apple online store witnessed downtime due to maintenance reasons; something that happens almost every time the tech giant launches a new product.

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