Category : Technology

Digital and technology is key for the European Union

Digital and technology is key for the European Union

Celebrating three decades of the single market, Europe must focus on a project that is seen as a driver of employment and competitiveness, ensuring progress and prosperity. This is why we must focus on the technological sovereignty of the EU, following the ambitious proposals put forward by the European Commission in 2020 to curb the power

Fujifilm launches first Instax Link smartphone printer

Fujifilm launches first Instax Link smartphone printer

Fujifilm has announced a new Instax printer that supports features a more Polaroid-like format. The Instax Link Wide Smartphone printer is designed to connect to your smartphone via Bluetooth and print photos from the camera roll with double the width of the card-sized images

Acer brings new Chromebooks and eco-friendly devices to the Acer@Next event

Acer brings new Chromebooks and eco-friendly devices to the [email protected] event

At the [email protected] event, where the company presents the novelties coming to the market in the next months, Acer launched a series of new Chromebooks, devices for creative professionals working with 3D design - ConceptD, a set of eco-friendly devices from the Vero green segment using PCR plastic, gaming products from the ConceptD line and

Math lab reveals that the use of technology improves school performance in the subject

Math lab reveals that the use of technology improves school performance in the subject

The results of the first edition of the Math Lab, an initiative of Samsung Portugal, in partnership with the Portuguese Association of Numerous Families (APFN), the Portuguese Mathematics Society (SPM) and MathemaTIC, have been released. The conclusions reveal that technology can have a good influence on school performance, particularly in tasks to be

TSMC and Sony want to help end chip shortages

TSMC and Sony want to help end chip shortages

The global chip shortage may soon create some unexpected allies in Japan. As Reuters reports , cited by the Nikkei publication Sony and TSMC are considering jointly setting up a semiconductor factory in Kumamoto Prefecture in western Japan. TSMC would have majority control but would be in a location near the sensor factory

Twitter improves video quality by removing a feature

Twitter improves video quality by removing a feature

Twitter announced last Tuesday that it is removing a feature from its live streaming tool, but at the same time the company is removing it to improve the quality of its video streaming. Twitter is a social network and server for microblogging, which allows users to send and receive

Google Meet will now have real time translations

Google Meet will now have real time translations

Google Meet's latest beta feature may help make videoconferencing with foreign customers, partners, students and employees easier. The tech giant has begun testing a real-time translated captioning system. It was initially created to support meetings held in English, and can be translated into Spanish, French, Portuguese and German. In a first

Amazon introduces Astro, its new smart robot

Amazon introduces Astro, its new smart robot

At its new event, Amazon unveiled a new Alexa-enabled robot, Astro, that walks around the house and is able to climb stairs. The Astro robot includes all the traditional features of an Echo device, namely playing TV shows, displaying information and making video calls - but it was also developed

Netflix buys its first game studio

Netflix buys its first game studio

Netflix had already announced its interest in expanding its area of activity, and in betting on the area of video games. A few months after having revealed this intention, the streaming giant acquired its first studio: Night School Studio, the indie independent producer known mainly by Afterparty and OXENFREE. In a statement

Skype embarks on major overhaul

Skype embarks on major overhaul

Skype has been redesigned several times since Microsoft acquired the company 10 years ago. Now the application is about to get a major overhaul in the coming months. Microsoft announced that with the changes, Skype will be "faster, more reliable, perform better and have a more modern design." The company revealed,

Google Meet brightens up streaming for users in low light

Google Meet brightens up streaming for users in low light

Who hasn't been in an online meeting where one of the participants could barely see each other due to the lack of lighting in the surrounding space? With this problem in mind, Google Meet has launched a new feature that lights up a user when they are dimly lit, so it's easier for everyone to see them.

Airbus air taxi has a new prototype

Airbus air taxi has a new prototype

Airbus has been working on its CityAirbus, an electric-powered air taxi, since 2015. Finally, this week, the company showed off the latest version of the CityAirbus NextGen, which features zero emissions, vertical climb and descent, has eight electric-powered propellers and two fixed wings. Because it was

Boston Dynamics Spot will be responsible for dangerous tasks

Boston Dynamics Spot will be responsible for dangerous tasks

Boston Dynamics, the company that has accustomed us to its amazing robots has just released a new version of the famous Spot. The Spot Release 3.0, the name given to this version, has more ability to make inspections and collect data without the need for human intervention. The robot has the ability to perform tasks that are