How SoftBank’s Expensive Gamble on the “Internet of Things” Backfired on Arm | GeekComparison

enlarge † Parts manufactured by ARM Holdings Plc sit in a demonstration ARMmbed parking meter on display at the second day of the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona, ​​Spain, on Tuesday, February 28, 2017. Bloomberg | Getty Images When Masayoshi Son tried to convince investors of the wisdom of buying one of the most … Read more

Microsoft will tweak Windows 11 UI and features whenever it wants | GeekComparison

Andrew Cunningham Microsoft announced that Windows 11 would get some notable updates this month, and today those updates are available for most Windows 11 PCs to install. The full list includes a sample of Windows 11’s virtualized Android apps, new versions of Notepad and Media Player (the latter replacing Microsoft Groove), and a handful of … Read more

Huawei ready to launch smartwatch with blood pressure measurement – ​​Geekcomparison

Following the uncertainties in the smartphone sector due to the US ban, Huawei is diversifying its strategy and to date, the company offers no fewer than three watch ranges: Watch Fit, Watch GT and Watch† A fourth could be added soon, he reports GSMArena† According to information from leaker Chrysanthemum Films Fans, the Chinese manufacturer … Read more

Apple’s AR/VR headset isn’t just a prototype anymore, sources say | GeekComparison

enlarge † An augmented reality demo from Apple, using a smartphone instead of a headset. Apple’s mixed reality headset has moved past prototype stages and is on its way to production, according to a new report in DigiTimes that names component suppliers. DigiTimes claims that Apple has already conducted “second stage technical validation and testing … Read more