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Skoda Vision X concept-based SUV is a Hyundai Creta rival

Skoda Vision X-based SUV to use low-cost version of VW’s MQB platform Skoda showcased the Vision X SUV concept at the Geneva Motor Show, and this vehicle will be the inspiration for Skoda’s next big mass-market offering for the Indian market. The automaker will build an SUV that will rival the Hyundai Creta, and introduce it in India sometime in ... Read More »

Powermat Joins Wireless Power Consortium, Will Help Further Rival Qi Wireless Charging Standard

HIGHLIGHTS Powermat has become one of the over 360 companies which support the Qi st WPC members include Apple, Samsung, LG Electronics, Delphi among others In 2017, Apple chose Qi wireless technology over Powermat for its iPhone Powermat, the wireless charging company, has become a member of the Wireless Power Consortium (WPC). Powermat has said the move is to contribute ... Read More »

Fitbit scoops up rival fitness tracker maker Pebble

Fitbit, the maker of popular fitness trackers, has acquired assets owned by rival Pebble, including key employees and intellectual property related to software and firmware development. The deal, which was reported last week, closed on Tuesday, Fitbit announcedon Wednesday. Amid slumping sales in the overall smartwatch market, Fitbit was interested in the PebbleOS, which has a large number of apps ... Read More »

Meet the Raspberry Pi’s new rival: The $15 Pine 64 finally ships with 4K video support

A war in low-cost computers could be in the making as a new $15 board computer that could challenge Raspberry Pi 3 finally ships. On paper, the Pine 64 is as powerful as the $35 Raspberry Pi 3. It can be a PC replacement, and the most expensive model, with Wi-Fi, is priced at $29. Further reading: 10 surprisingly practical ... Read More »

Meet the Raspberry Pi’s new rival: The $15 Pine 64 finally ships with 4K video support

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