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According to the report, Asia generated the greatest volume of e-waste in 2019, with 24.9 million tonnes
The Consumer Electronics Show happens every January
The company expects weaker results in the April-June period as 'uncertainties driven by COVID-19 will persist' into the second half
The Entertainment Software Association says the annual Electronic Entertainment Expo would not take place, becoming the latest in a growing list of canceled conferences
Gabriela Representative Arlene Brosas says the passage of the measure will give women and children an 'increased chance' to combat all forms of abuse
The company leaves unchanged its full-year forecast, which sees net profit falling 29.6% to 200 billion yen, and operating profit sagging 27.1% to 300 billion yen on sales at 7.7 trillion yen, down 3.8%
Violators stand to face jail time up to 6 to 12 years and a fine between P300,000 to P500,000
The WHO warns that vaping can damage growing fetuses and impact teenagers' brains
Here are some of the coolest gadgets spotted at CES 2020
Titans such as Huawei, TCL, Skyworth, Hisense and Lenovo once again have eye-catching booths on the show floor
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Technology is meant to showcase how scientific advancements can make a positive impact. It needs to help solve bigger problems than the question of how to fit more pixels on a screen.
AMD is releasing a new graphics card to challenge Nvidia's GTX 1660 Ti while Intel is looking to improve graphics in ultra-thin notebooks
Also announced at CES 2020 are the Ultra Dual Drive Luxe, a flash drive with a dual connector drive setup, a gaming-friendly solid state drive, and some Xbox One-specific gaming hard drives
Hyundai says it will produce the four-passenger electric 'vertical take-off and landing vehicles' at 'automotive scale,' without offering details
The world's biggest consumer tech conference is just around the corner. Here's a preview.
Amazon says its workplace is now at 750,000, but it did not indicate how many of the seasonal workers would remain after the holiday season
California also files a similar lawsuit, accusing Juul of misleading consumers by misrepresenting its products as a safer alternative to traditional cigarettes and of illegally selling to minors
After registration on the PSE EASy website, local small investors can use the app to subscribe to shares whenever there is a maiden offering
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This marks the 4th consecutive quarter in which the company has recorded a profit drop in the face of falling semiconductor prices and weakened demand for its mobile devices
But it may take more years of research to determine what exactly makes e-cigarettes dangerous
E-cigarettes were initially touted as less damaging than tobacco, which causes around 8 million deaths a year
This comes less than a week after the states of New York and Michigan announced a ban on sales of flavored e-cigarettes
Integrated Micro-Electronics earns just $5.8 million in the 1st half of 2019 versus $31.6 million recorded a year ago
Samsung is facing some challenges, with chip prices falling as global supply increases while demand weakens.
The city's legislature unanimously approves an ordinance which backers say is necessary due to the 'significant public health consequences' of a 'dramatic surge' in vaping among youths
The streaming television powerhouse is looking to expand its original shows into other media, and the idea for a 'Stranger Things' video game occurs after its successful first season, according to Netflix's Chris Lee
E3 opens its doors to fans, reflecting trends toward cooperative online play and broadcasting action as a spectator sport
Among its many announcements, Nintendo says two new 'Super Smash Bros. Ultimate' fighters are in the roster and confirms a sequel to 'The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild' is in the works
The Hero is coming to the 'Super Smash Bros. Ultimate' sometime in summer while Banjo-Kazooie is expected for fall.
Nintendo teases a potential new enemy for Link to face as development is confirmed on a sequel to the hit game
Check out Ubisoft's latest announcements for its stable of games at E3!
(UPDATED) Xbox head Phil Spencer puls back the curtain on 'Project Scarlett,' the creation of a successor to the Xbox One that will give game makers 'the power they need to bring their creative visions to life'
Here's a quick list of the announcements and some of the trailers from Microsoft's Xbox E3 2019 briefing
(UPDATED) We get our first glimpse of 'Star Wars: Jedi Fallen Order' gameplay, a new 'Apex Legends' season, new 'Battlefield V' details, and a lot more
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Electronic Arts says 'Apex Legends' is 'easily the fastest-growing franchise we’ve ever had, and we hope to build a live service that entertains players for years to come'
As early as this year, the tech giant may be releasing what may well be the world's first 5G TV
Net profits for Samsung Electronics in the January-March period were 5.04 trillion won ($4.3 billion) – the lowest since the third quarter of 2016 and down 56.9% year-on-year
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The phones are rigged to a metal frame and synchronized so their screens will flash in various colors
Operating profits drop year-over-year in the face of a weakening chip market and tough competition from Chinese rivals like Huawei
The company says that Hirai would retire as chairman but would continue to provide 'counsel as requested by Sony's management team'
It goes against the P17,990 Samsung A50 and its BBK Electronics stablemate, the P17,999 Vivo V15
TNC is now a 2-time WESG champ having won the inaugural tournament as well in 2016
This kind of study is a preliminary one that does not go so far as to say vaping causes heart trouble, or suggest a biological mechanism as to how this might happen
Tokyo's Olympic organizing committee has stockpiled electronic waste from smartphones and laptops to collect metal for the medals
Like Apple, Samsung is hit by weak sales in China as domestic brands such as Huawei, Xiaomi and other Chinese rivals rise