The Google Store has added a virtual reality category and is now selling various Cardboard viewers. In the past, the Google Cardboard site only listed links to several companies selling compatible headset. Three models are available for purchase with more likely being added in the future.
In a New York case, Magistrate Judge James Orenstein of the US District Court for the Eastern District of New York has ruled in favor of Apple, denying a government request for information on an iPhone.
China may soon have a rust belt of its own. Chinese officials announced plans to lay off roughly 1.8 million workers in the coal and steel industries, as part of president Xi Jinping’s politically difficult effort to restructure the world’s second-largest economy.
While Apple’s upcoming 9.7-inch iPad Pro will mostly match the 12.9-inch version in terms of functionality, there likely will be one key difference. Internal prototypes of the smaller model include a 12 megapixel rear camera comparable to the sensor in the iPhone 6s, according to sources. The 12.
The ruling is a boost to Apple in the public opinion war, though it is not binding on a judge in California who is now considering the separate case of the iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino attackers before and after the Dec. 2 massacre that left 14 people dead.
Alphabet Inc’s (GOOGL.O) Google said on Monday it bears “some responsibility” after one of its self-driving cars struck a municipal bus in a minor crash earlier this month. The crash may be the first case of one of its autonomous cars hitting another vehicle and the fault of the self-driving car.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A self-driving car being tested by Google struck a public bus on a city street, a fender-bender that appears to be the first time one of the tech company’s vehicles caused an accident.