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First Floating Wind Farm Activated In Scotland

The first floating wind farm in the world has turned on in Scotland and it'll generate enough energy to power up to 20,000 homes. This wind farm, known as Hywind Scotland, is located 15 miles off the coast of Peterhead, Aberdeenshire. It'll add 30 megawatts to the grid.

Apple, GE Partner On Industrial iOS Apps

Apple is working with General Electric to create "industrial" applications on iPhone and iPad that'll be used by enterprise customers. This work is yielding, among other things, a new SDK targeted at the Internet of Things. Apple CEO Tim Cook referred to GE as an "ideal partner."

Fossil Releases Two New Hybrid Smartwatches

There are a lot of smartwatch on the market, but not many of them are aimed at women. They all come in two sizes big and bigger, and Fossil now wants to fix that by bringing two new hybrid smartwatches that women can wear. Called Fossil Q Neely and Q Jacqueline,

Google's Wi-Fi Router Reaches New Markets

Two days ago, Google has released a new software update for its Wi-Fi router, which allows parents to control access to over 8 million explicit websites. Today, the search giant has expanded the availability the router to five new countries. The router is now available

Apple iPhone 7 Is Currently Outselling iPhone 8

Last month, Apple officially unveiled three new iPhones - iPhone 8, 8 Plus and iPhone X. The flagship iPhone X has yet to become available, with expected release date on November 3, while the two iPhone 8 models are already available for purchase. Unfortunately for Apple, the

Xiaomi Aims To Ship 90 Million Phones This Year

After a rough start, Xiaomi has managed to save 2017 by releasing affordable, yet very interesting new Redmi phones. Back in September, it has moved a record 10 million phones and because of that, Xiaomi is aiming for a new record this year. The company wants to ship 90

ZTE Announces Its First Foldable Smartphone

Foldable handsets have been with us for years, but they have been replaced by smartphones with big screens. Since users have got used to big screens, companies are trying to bring even bigger displays to smartphones, while keeping the same dimensions. The latest trend is bezel-

Magic Leap Officially Raises Another $502 Million

Augmented reality startup Magic Leap has confirmed an additional $502 million investment from a Series D funding round. The round was led by Temasek (Singapore) and it joins the $1.4 billion Magic Leap has already pulled in over the years. Some other new investors participated.

Levi's, Google Already Creating Second Smart Jacket

Though their first smart jacket only came out a few weeks ago, Levi's and Google are working on a second iteration, CEO Chip Bergh revealed during the Wall Street Journal's D.Live event. Bergh said the second jacket will offer even more functionality than the existing version.