Amazon Prime Day 2020’s second day of deals has officially begun in the UK and − with it − more laptop, tablet, TV and tech deals to choose from than there were yesterday.
Worried you might have missed out on one of yesterday’s bargains? Don’t worry, we’re here to bring you by-the-moment updates on the best Prime Day deals on offer today.
For those of you who missed all the fun on the first day of Prime Day, make sure you’re signed up for a free 30-day trial to Amazon Prime before you shop. You need to be a member to take advantage of this year’s Prime Day deals but, handily, membership also comes with unlimited one-day delivery on millions of items, all Prime Video content so you can watch popular shows like The Boys and The Marvellous Mrs Maisel, and more.
Wednesday, 14 October 2020, 8:57 am Press Release: Spark
Spark turned on 5G in downtown Auckland today and has
partnered with Auckland Transport (AT) to showcase some of
the latest in IoT (Internet of Things) technology and
demonstrate what the future could look like for Auckland’s
CBD with the power of 5G.
5G is expected to underpin
the widespread deployment of IoT technology with its
increased speeds, low latency (or lag) and reliability. To
bring this potential to life, Spark and AT have installed
IoT enabled infrastructure at Auckland’s Wynyard Quarter –
including 5G connected lighting, smart benches with charging
capability, smart bins, and parking sensors.
Technology Lead, Renee Mateparae said: “We are excited to
launch our commercial 5G network in downtown Auckland today,
building on the private network we have in place to support
Emirates Team New Zealand and the launch of Spark Race Zone
last month. Our
ComcastRISE Initiative Provides Small Businesses with Free Marketing Insights and Opportunities to Apply for Media, Technology Upgrades and Grants Up To $10,000
Black-Owned Small Businesses, Those Impacted Most by the Pandemic, are the First Eligible Applicants for Comcast RISE Resources and Grants.
Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCSA) today launched Comcast RISE, an initiative created to help strengthen and empower small businesses hard hit by COVID-19. The Comcast RISE program will help thousands of small businesses over the next three years. The multi-faceted program offers grants, marketing and technology upgrades, including media campaigns and connectivity, computer and voice equipment, as well as free marketing insights to all applicants.
U.S. small businesses have been particularly hard hit by the pandemic. A recent study from the National Bureau of Economic Research found that the number of U.S. active business owners dropped from 15 million to 11.7 million from February to April. The study
UK-based educator Shahneila Saeed’s new book ‘How To Raise a Tech Genius’ details the deeper technology we should learn and teach coming generations, and why we should not be intimidated
Machine architecture, the fetch-execute cycle, binary conversions, error-checking in encryption: how do you teach these heavy topics, typically featured in A-level or intermediate levels of schooling, to an 11 or 12 year-old? How To Raise A Tech Genius: Develop Your Child’s Computing Skills Without Spending Any Money (Hachette India) by Shahneila Saeed breaks this down for parents, students and teachers alike.
There are hundreds of books and films out in the world about how today’s and the future’s netizens should navigate social media. How To Raise A Tech Genius is about responsible rather than safe use. Shahneila, an educator of computing science, says, over a video call, “It is also about being able to prevent negative things from happening as
Chevron Philippines Inc., the official marketer of Caltex in the country, has announced the latest addition to its lubricant line Delo, the introduction of the Delo SLK SAE 15W-40.
The latest product from Caltex, the Delo 400 SLK SLK SAE 15W-40 meets the API CK-4 CJ-4, CI-4 PLUS/SN or ACEA E9 performance standards to address the needs of diesel engines and is designed to cut the cost of transportation and logistics companies.
Also intended to boost the performance of various diesel engines, the recently-unveiled member of the Delo line offers improved oxidation stability, which allows engines to have extended drain intervals, enabling smoother and undisrupted operations even for vehicles operating under severe operating conditions.
Caltex also claimed that the new Delo 400 SLK has engineered an exceptional anti-wear system that improves protection against corrosion and wear.
Chevron Lubricants for Philippines Area Business Manager Hafiz Nasar cited
This article was translated from our Spanish edition using AI technologies. Errors may exist due to this process.
This October 13 and 14, Amazon will celebrate its Prime Day and, although it was traditionally celebrated in July, the COVID-19 pandemic forced the company to move the date. This 2020 with the arrival of Prime Day, the sale dates will officially begin.
The two-day sales event will offer Prime members incredible savings and deep discounts on more than one million offers in all categories.
Prime Day starts at midnight on Tuesday, October 13 and runs until Wednesday, October 14, for Prime members in Mexico, the United States, the United Kingdom, the United Arab Emirates, Spain, Singapore, the Netherlands, Luxembourg, Japan, Italy, Germany, France, China, Canada, Belgium, Austria, Australia, and participating for the first time this year, Turkey and Brazil.
Technology startup offers personalized and print boutique-quality greeting cards
Card Isle was founded in 2013 by three Virginia Tech engineering students passionate about making greeting cards more personal, accessible and fun! www.cardisle.com
Card Isle www.cardisle.com
Richmond, VA, Oct. 12, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Center for Innovative Technology (CIT) today announced that the Virginia Founders Fund (VFF) has invested in Card Isle, a Blacksburg, Va.-based technology company that is rethinking how greeting cards can be distributed in a changing retail landscape. Card Isle offers turnkey solutions to design, order, and print personalized greeting cards, and will use this capital from VFF to continue their rapid growth in the eCommerce gifting sector and develop new markets.
Greeting cards have a unique ability to connect people
India is giving more than a dozen companies new incentives to invest in the country’s smartphone industry, bolstering an ambitious campaign from Prime Minister Narendra Modi to rebrand the country as the world’s next manufacturing hub.
Amazon already got rid of checkout lines at its brick-and-mortar Amazon Go stores. Now it wants to make getting into those stores easier too. Last week, the retail giant started letting people use its latest biometric tech — a palm reader dubbed Amazon One — to enter two Amazon Go locations in Seattle. Amazon unveiled the new tech ahead of its annual Prime Day shopping event, which will take place Oct. 13-14 this year.
“Amazon One is a fast, convenient, contactless way for people to use their palm to make everyday activities like paying at a store, presenting a loyalty card, entering a location like a stadium, or badging into work more effortless,” Dilip Kumar, Amazon’s vice president of physical retail and technology, said Sept. 29 in a blog post. “The service is designed to be highly secure
Garmin released its first solar-charging watches in 2019. They use Power Glass to convert sunlight into electricity. However, the models that had it were not the ones most people want.
They were the chunkiest, most expensive watches in Garmin’s line-up. This changed in 2020 when Garmin added Solar as an option to the main Fenix 6 line and the Instinct, which is one of Garmin’s more affordable watches.
They launched with the catchy tagline that you could expect up to “unlimited” battery life. There are, as you might guess, some important caveats to this claim. However, Garmin Power Glass is a useful and clever piece of tech that makes a lot of sense for hikers, if not the average runner who will always use the Fenix 6 Pro Solar’s most accurate GPS-tracking mode.