TCL won’t release a foldable smartphone this year

TCL won’t release a foldable smartphone this year

Electronics company TCL is pausing its plans release a lower-cost foldable phone this year, the company confirmed in an email to The Verge. Its clamshell-style foldable phone, codenamed Project Chicago, was in mid-development when the company made the decision to put it on indefinite hold. According to TCL the delay is due in part to…
The 2022 Winter NAMM Show has been rescheduled for June

The 2022 Winter NAMM Show has been rescheduled for June

The National Association of Music Merchants has delayed the 2022 Winter NAMM Show. The annual event, which didn’t go forward as an in-person gathering in 2021 due to the coronavirus pandemic, will now take place between June 3rd and 5th, instead of January 20th and 23rd as previously announced. The trade show will take place…
Apple loses automotive executive Doug Field to Ford

Apple loses automotive executive Doug Field to Ford

Add another wrinkle to Apple’s oft-rumored efforts to build its own electric vehicle. On Tuesday, Ford announced the hire of Doug Field. The former Tesla executive, known for his involvement in the development of the Model 3, most recently held the position of vice president of special projects at Apple. It’s believed Field oversaw Project…
Saudi tourism development fund goes cloud-first with Oracle

Saudi tourism development fund goes cloud-first with Oracle

$4bn fund will be used to invest in developing Saudi Arabia’s tourism industry as the country reduces its economic reliance on oil and gas By Karl Flinders, Emea Content Editor, Computer Weekly Published: 06 Sep 2021 12:27 Saudi Arabia’s Tourism Development Fund (TDF) has implemented Oracle cloud services as part of its cloud-first strategy. The…