Devialet partners with Huawei for new speaker

25 Nov

Huawei and Devialet have unveiled a new speaker specifically designed for the Chinese market, the Huawei Sound X. French startup Devialet has been looking at ways to license its technology and patents to consumer electronics manufacturers, such as Sky, Iliad, Altice USA and Renault. While Devialet only sells very premium speakers under its own brand, […]

Facebook Viewpoints pays users for well-being surveys & tasks

25 Nov

Facebook is launching a new market research, task, and product testing program that lets users earn money. Starting today, people in the US who are over 18 can download Viewpoints and participate in a well-being survey so Facebook can learn to “limit the negative impacts of social media and enhance the benefits.” Other opportunities include completing […]

Cloud video collaboration platform Frame.io raises $50 million, heads to Hollywood

25 Nov

New York-based Frame.io, a video review and collaboration platform now used by over a million customers, has raised $50 million in Series C funding to further expand its investment in cloud-based video workflows. The round was led by Insight Partners, and included participation from existing investors Accel, FirstMark, SignalFire, and Shasta Ventures. Itai Tsiddon, co-founder […]

WWE and AEW news: The Undertaker reveals he was meant to retire at WrestleMania 33, Vince McMahon ‘loves’ NXT superstar Keith Lee after Survivor Series

25 Nov

talkSPORT gives you the latest gossip and rumours from the wrestling world… Vince McMahon ‘loves’ NXT superstar Keith Lee Keith Lee appears to have made a huge impression on the most important person in WWE – Vince McMahon. Lee was the last remaining member of Team NXT in the five-on-five-on-five elimination match at Survivor Series […]

European smartphone shipments grew in Q3, driven by Samsung

25 Nov

Europe bucked global smartphone stagnation in the third quarter, marking an 8% year over year growth in device shipments. That number, provided by Canalys, puts the region at the top of smartphone growth figures, beating out Asia/Pacific’s six percent. Once again, Samsung was the biggest winner here. The Korean manufacturer saw a healthy 26%, year […]