India’s lunar spacecraft launch Sunday on first ever mission to moon’s south pole

India’s lunar spacecraft launch Sunday on first ever mission to moon’s south pole BY: JACKSON RYAN Fifty years after Armstrong and Aldrin first landed on the moon, a historic new moon landing mission is readying for launch. After several delays, the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) is set to launch the Chandrayaan-2 mission this Sunday with plans…

China’s Meituan Dianping narrows losses, pushes forward grocery retail initiatives

China’s Meituan Dianping narrows losses, pushes forward grocery retail initiatives Chinese food delivery services giant Meituan Dianping plans to continue its foray into China’s grocery retail sector, despite closing a number of its Ella supermarkets in the first quarter of this year, as it ratchets up competition with Alibaba Group Holding. Beijing-based Meituan said it…

Fujifilm’s GFX 100 is a medium format camera that …

Fujifilm’s GFX 100 is a medium format camera that performs like a mirrorless 102 megapixels in a fast camera By Dan Seifert Fujifilm has just officially announced its next medium format camera, the GFX 100. The latest GFX, the new model joins the GFX 50S and GFX 50R, released in 2016 and 2018, respectively. The GFX…

ARM cuts ties with Huawei, threatening future chip designs

ARM cuts ties with Huawei, threatening future chip designs A major blow to Huawei Chip designer ARM has suspended business with Huawei, threatening the Chinese company’s ability to create its own chips. BBC News reports that ARM employees have been instructed to halt “all active contracts, support entitlements, and any pending engagements” with Huawei due to the US…

Cisco Reinforces Commitment to Africa: Training 1 Million New Members.

Cisco Reinforces Commitment to Africa: Training 1 Million New Members of Africa’s Digital Workforce and Expanding Support for SMBs Repair Partner Strategy: supporting small business growth and job creation Building a Digital Workforce across the region: plan to train 1 million people in Africa with Cisco Networking Academy Cisco EDGE: fostering Innovation & Digital EntrepreneurshipJOHANNESBURG, South…

WeChat Plans to Stop Merchants From Transacting in Cryptocurrencies

WeChat Plans to Stop Merchants From Transacting in Cryptocurrencies WeChat Plans to Stop Merchants From Transacting in Cryptocurrencies WeChat, the #1 messaging app in China, is also widely used for cryptocurrency transactions. Recently, WeChat Payment has revised the “WeChat Agreement for Payment Service,” which involves the control and regulation of illegal transactions, including cryptocurrency transactions.…