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Drone delivery starts today, receive package within an hour of order

Drone delivery starts today, receive package within an hour of order

By 4 February 2015

Drone delivery could be the future of package distribution, with Amazon beginning testing of its Prime Air service in India. But first to the new way of delivering is online marketplace Alibaba. Alibaba began a trail offering its drone delivery service... >>

Year in review 2011: July

Year in review 2011: July

By 29 December 2011

It was the height of Summer and shorts-clad frisbee fans were frolicking throughout the country's parks. Us tech lovers however were confined to our rooms, busy reading through all the juicy announcements that were filling the airwaves in July.  Despite... >>

Cloud-based mobile OS goes live in China

Cloud-based mobile OS goes live in China

By 29 July 2011

Alibaba, the Hangzhou-based group of internet businesses (not to be confused with Ali Baba - the finest Kebab establishment in Southend-on-Sea), has pipped Mozilla to the punch by announcing a mobile OS that is cloud-powered. Soon to be available in Alibaba's... >>

Impulse NPX-9000 "world's cheapest" laptop launches

Impulse NPX-9000 "world's cheapest" laptop launches

By 30 July 2008

Taiwanese computer vendor Carapelli is offering what it claims is the world's cheapest laptop, priced at a mere £65. The Impulse NPX-9000, which has a 7-inch screen like the original Asus Eee, is available to retailers now from the wholesale site in... >>