ISRO Says Chandrayaan-2 Launch Delayed, New Date Not Yet Confirmed

India’s second Moon mission Chandrayaan-2 that was to be launched on Thursday with a lander and rover got delayed again, officials said on Thursday. “The next launch date of Chandrayaan-2 has not been confirmed yet,” a spokesman of the state-run Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) told IANS in Bemgaluru. This is the second time the space agency deferred theRead More

Google Being Investigated by Turkey’s Competition Authority

Turkey’s competition authority said on Monday it had launched an investigation into whether internet search engine Google broke competition law with algorithms it uses for searches and to target advertisements. The probe follows a complaint that Alphabet’s Googleunit had “abused its dominant position and made the efforts of other companies difficult”, the authority said. The investigationRead More

AMS Links Up With China’s Face++ for Android Facial Recognition

Austrian sensor specialist AMS is to team up with Chinese software manufacturer Face++ to produce new 3D facial recognition features for smartphones, boosting its shares more than 10 percent on Monday. AMS already provides Apple with optical sensors for 3D facial recognition features on its newest iPhones. Lower than expected demand for these phones, especially in China, hasRead More

Nintendo President Doesn’t Rule Out a Future Where the Company Doesn’t Make Home Consoles

Nintendo could stop making home consoles. According to a recent interview, Nintendo President Shuntaro Furukawa stated that the company isn’t “really fixated” on consoles. Instead, he thinks the company will consider ways to deliver an experience that’s unique to what Nintendo is known for through other means. In addition to this, the company is considering optionsRead More