New home cinema tech making it easy to stay home during the pandemic
Whether or not it's intentional, the latest tech from hi-fi manufacturers slots perfectly into the new household normality during the pandemic.To make a night in more appealing, there are new cinematic headphones so you can finish the film while others are sleeping, while with a garden TV screen, you'll make sure you get some fresh air while you binge Netflix."When people spend more time at home, then the demand for technology that makes life more productive, more entertaining and more pleasant increases," the organizers of IFA, one of the world's biggest tech trade fairs, recently said at the...
Going national on tech is a priority
Sustainability and food security dominate global headlines.But it is important to highlight technical sustainability in ensuring the easy availability of local apps and the most important e-services that form the the foundation of people and nations. Taking note of the spats between some countries and the negative impact on technology and advances in devices, apps, and systems, it becomes clear that we need to develop a roadmap through which we adopt and develop alternative local tech systems.And which will allow us to dispense with, at least to some extent, with apps from elsewhere. Here, we ...
Tokyo stocks drop on weak tech, energy issues after Wall St. sell-off
Tokyo stocks slid Wednesday as sell-offs of U.S. technology shares overnight dented Japanese peers and hopes for a coronavirus vaccine receded, with energy-related issues hit by an oil price slump.The 225-issue Nikkei Stock Average ended down 241.59 points, or 1.04 percent, from Tuesday at 23,032.54. The broader Topix index of all First Section issues on the Tokyo Stock Exchange finished 15.49 points, or 0.96 percent, lower at 1,605.40.Decliners were led by mining, bank and real estate issues.
Nasdaq Notches Best Day Since April as Bears Flee on Tech Rebound
Investing.com -By Yasin EbrahimInvesting.com – The Nasdaq notched its best day in more than four months on Wednesday, as Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) and Tesla clawed back some of their recent losses after traders snapped up beaten-down tech stalwarts.The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 1.60%, or 439 points. The S&P; 500 was up 2.02%, while the Nasdaq Composite added 2.71% to notch its best day since Apr. 29.The sea of red that has washed over tech for the three-straight trading sessions turned green, with Apple rising more than 5% as investors resumed their bullish bets on the tech giant ahead of it...
Dow Racks Up Gains as Tech Bulls Fight Back
Investing.com -By Yasin EbrahimInvesting.com – The Nasdaq rebounded on Wednesday, led by Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) as bargain-hunting investors swooped in to snap up beaten-down tech stalwarts.The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 2.40%, or 659 points. The S&P; 500 was up 2.63%, while the Nasdaq Composite added 3.1% after falling 10% in just under a week, the fastest correction on record.The sea of red that has washed over tech for the three-straight trading sessions turned green, with Apple rising more than 5% as investors resumed their bullish bets on the tech giant ahead of its new iPhone launch ...
Questions surround cutting-edge tech
As 5G technology continues to roll out around the world and digital storage becomes cheaper and more efficient, the profound impact this will have on the business world is becoming clearer than ever.Not only will these technologies revolutionise how businesses operate, but they may also play a significant part in widespread social and cultural shifts around the globe.There is a saying in China: 4G has changed people’s lifestyles, but 5G will change society. Under 5G the speed and accuracy at which information can be shared within and between networks and devices opens up huge opportunities.Eve...
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What Are the Best Tech Essentials for Students
September 2, 2020 (Investorideas.com Newswire) Technology (tech) has transformed the world. Within the last two to three decades, every aspect of human living has been modified or replaced by a more natural way of doing things. Boundaries of human exploration have been reached and crossed.Learning and information have become so easily accessible. Healthcare, security, education, industrialization, sports, entertainment, finance, and every sector has gotten and is still receiving a technology boost. The third industrial revolution was spearheaded by technology (computers and the internet), and ...
How high is high for tech?
Both the Nasdaq and the S&P; 500 managed to make up for the early coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic losses and reach new highs. The Dow Jones was within a smidgeon of compensating for the health-crisis-induced losses.August 2020 looks set to record the strongest rally since 1986 across the board. The unprecedented US Federal Reserve (Fed) stimulus generously injected liquidity into the market. And other markets across the globe followed the American lead.Thus, is the macro picture: Drilling down though, there are clear winners and losers. Tech stocks clearly led the post-March rally. Mos...
S&P, Nasdaq Record Run Continues as Tech Stalwarts Shine
Investing.com -By Yasin EbrahimInvesting.com – The S&P; 500 and Nasdaq notched record highs Friday, as tech continued its march higher in the wake of data pointing to underlying strength in the U.S. consumer.The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.57%, or 161 points, erasing its losses for the year. The S&P; 500 added and Nasdaq Composite gained 0.67% and 0.60% to notch another record close.Signs the consumer, an important driver of growth, is not reining in spending continued to support optimism over the pace of the recovery.Consumer spending rose by 1.9% in the month of July, according to th...
2020 Audi A4 Avant 45 TFSI S-Line Black Edition facelift: Thai price and specs
Mild hybrid tech comes to A4 Avant for the first time although its looks should still matter more.Meister Technik Thailand has officially introduced the facelifted A4 Avant with some tweaks and mild hybrid technology for the first time.One of the most popular mid-size offerings through the Thai Audi importer, the estate version of the A4 features the same 45 TFSI spec: 2.0-litre petrol-turbo, seven-speed dual-clutch automatic and all-wheel drive as before.However, power falls from 252hp to 249hp, although the fuel efficiency gain hasn’t been mentioned via the use of MHEV tech.To maintain it sp...
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