Africa News Line Monday, 05.27.2024, 10:11 PM
Welcome Guest | RSS
Site menu

Main » 2019 » February » 23

HONG KONG -Friday 22 February 2019 [ AETOS Wire ]

   • Highest quarterly revenue for four years (since Q3 FY14/15) – US$14 billion, up 8.5% year-on-year (YOY) and 6th consecutive quarter of YOY revenue growth
   • All-time record high PTI of US$350 million - jumped 133% YOY
   • Recorded net income of US$233 million for the fiscal quarter, significantly improved from the net loss of US$289 million in the same quarter of last year
   • Major milestones hit across all businesses:
       • PC and Smart Devices business revenue record high at US$10.7 billion, up 11.6% YOY; continues as undisputed, global #1 in PCs with record 24.6% market share*
       • Mobile Business Group became profitable worldwide for the first time since the Motorola acquisition, with North American volume outgrowing the market by a staggerin ... Read more »

Views: 172 | Added by: africa-live | Date: 02.23.2019

Combination of 5G, AI, Big Data and IoT Will Positively Impact Multiple Sectors; 5G Connections to Reach 1.4 Billion by 2025

BARCELONA, Spain -Friday 22 February 2019 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA today issued a new report, ‘Intelligent Connectivity: How the Combination of 5G, AI, Big Data and IoT Is Set to Change Everything,’ highlighting how 5G networks, artificial intelligence (AI), smart platforms and the Internet of Things (IoT) is set to transform the lives of citizens and businesses around the world. The in-depth report draws on fresh interviews with senior representatives from Deutsche Telekom, GSMA Intelligence, KT Corp, Telefonica and Vodafone and outlines how the convergence of computing and communications will drive a step-change in productivity by delivering real-time services across multiple sectors such as entertainment, transportation and manufacturing. GSMA Intelligence estimates that there will be 1.4 billion global 5G connec ... Read more »

Views: 169 | Added by: africa-live | Date: 02.23.2019

Brings trust to virtual key sharing app and opens up new possibilities for connected cars and end-users


CAMBRIDGE, England -Friday 22 February 2019 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Volkswagen is working with mobile cyber security leader Trustonic to enable customers to use smartphones to access their vehicles, and to securely share their digital car keys to grant access to others via a smartphone app. Volkswagen is using the Trustonic Application Protection (TAP) platform to secure the mobile app and ensure that sensitive information and key transfer requests are securely displayed to, and approved by, a real authenticated user on a trusted device and not by hackers or malware simulating a user or device.

“The smartphone is becoming the vehicle key of the future and our We Connect service is the interface for this today in the new Volkswagen Passat,” comments Alf Pollex, Head of Infotainment and Connected Car at Volkswagen AG. &ldqu ... Read more »

Views: 201 | Added by: africa-live | Date: 02.23.2019

TOKYO -Friday 22 February 2019 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Toshiba Memory Corporation, the world leader in memory solutions, today announced the development of a bridge chip that realizes high-speed and large-capacity SSDs. Using developed bridge chips with a small occupied area and low-power consumption, the company has succeeded in connecting more flash memory chips with fewer high-speed signal lines than with the conventional method of no bridge chips. This result was announced in San Francisco on February 20, at the International Solid-State Circuits Conference 2019 (ISSCC 2019).

In SSDs, multiple flash memory chips are connected to a controller that manages their operation. As more flash memory chips are connected to a controller interface, operating speed degrades, so there are limits to the number of chips that can be connected. In order to increase capacity, it is necessary to increase the number of interfaces, but that results in an enormous number of h ... Read more »

Views: 205 | Added by: africanewsline | Date: 02.23.2019 | Comments (0)

BASEL, Switzerland -Friday 22 February 2019 [ AETOS Wire ]

    Biliary tract cancer or cholangiocarcinoma is rare, when patients fail first-line chemotherapy there are limited treatment options and in most cases the standard of care is palliative1,2
    Etoposide toniribate is to be accelerated through a Phase III trial, with the aim of providing a potential additional treatment option in this area of unmet patient need
    The decision by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to grant Orphan Drug Status follows the precedent set by the European Medicines Agency (EMA) in 2014

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mundipharma EDO GmbH, part of the Mundipharma network of independent associated companies, and Imbrium Therapeutics L.P., an operating subsidiary of Purdue Pharma L.P., today announced that the US FDA has granted Orphan Drug Designation (ODD) to etoposide toniribate for the treatment of relapsed/refractory biliary tra ... Read more »

Views: 184 | Added by: africa-live | Date: 02.23.2019 | Comments (0)

Gathering organized by and for Indigenous people to support language revitalization best practices


BRENTWOOD BAY, British Columbia-Friday 22 February 2019 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- In celebration of the United Nations 2019 International Year of Indigenous Languages, the First Peoples’ Cultural Foundation (FPCF) and the First Peoples’ Cultural Council (FPCC), in partnership with the Canadian Commission for UNESCO, will host a major international conference on Indigenous language revitalization in British Columbia this summer.

The HELISET TŦE SḰÁL – ‘Let the Languages Live’ – 2019 International Conference on Indigenous Languages will bring together Indigenous leaders and language experts, speakers, learners and advocates from around the globe to celebrate, honour and share expertise in Indigenous language reclamation, revitalization and maintenanc ... Read more »

Views: 174 | Added by: africa-live | Date: 02.23.2019 | Comments (0)


Entries archive