Intel working on augmented reality headset

Intel working on augmented reality headset

Although augmented reality headset is still not entered the market, but, as shown by HoloLens from Microsoft, they can open a huge scope for entertainment and to diversify the business process. Intel has no plans to stand aside and working on its own version of the headset.
Intel working on augmented reality headset
Reportedly, the device will work in tandem with 3D RealSense camera, which will track the movements of the hands, fingers and the analysis of facial expressions of the user. It is noteworthy that chipmaker no plans to make the headset under its own brand, and wants to enlist the help of other manufacturers. Also worth noting is the purchase by the Corporation at least five companies working on augmented reality technologies.
At the moment it is unknown how exactly the project works with Intel, but the situation should become clearer in August, when chipmaker will conduct an annual development forum.

In WhatsApp you can now share documents

In WhatsApp you can now share documents

Fackbook Acquires WhatsApp For $16 Billion
Some users report that the latest beta version of WhatsApp messenger appeared long-awaited feature — share documents right inside the chat rooms. The change, apparently, is activated on the server side, but it requires the latest version of WhatsApp — Beta 2.12.493. You can download it on Trixbox. Now in the menu for sending files in chat rooms is a new button “Documents” or “Documents”. Place for her to be freed by removing the button “Video” which now together with Photos combined into a single “Camera”. Now with a brand new feature inside WhatsApp you can only share PDFs. After selecting the desired file, and send it in the chat appears the preview of the document, information about the number of pages and file size. In the settings you can set automatic download of files only when connected to Wi-Fi, to avoid wasting precious mobile data. It is expected that later in the messenger, you can send not only PDF files but also the files with other office formats. Among other things, WhatsApp 2.12.493 was slightly redesigned page with information about the contact from a group chat. She became more streamlined and “material”.
In WhatsApp you can now share documents

Manufacturer of suitcases Samsonite buys competitor for $1.8 billion

Manufacturer of suitcases Samsonite buys competitor for $1.8 billion

Manufacturer of suitcases Samsonite buys competitor for $1.8 billion
Manufacturer of Luggage, bags and travel accessories Samsonite International SA Tumi Holdings buys U.S. Inc., issuing excess baggage, for $1.8 billion.

As stated in the press release Samsonite, the company will pay $26,75 per share Tumi that includes a 33% premium to the value of the shares for the last closing of the market on Wednesday.

Tumi, founded in 1975, completed an IPO in 2012. The company has more than 100 of its own stores, its products are also sold in stores premium retailers.

In 2015, Tumi revenue increased 3.9% to $547,7 million, net income amounted to $63 million.

The deal will allow Samsonite to expand operations into “a very attractive segment of premium Luggage and accessories,” according to the company.

In addition, buy Tumi will provide savings on costs, particularly in logistics and marketing, noted in Samsonite.

The parties expect to close the deal in the second half of this year.

Samsonite was founded in 1910 in Denver. She is currently registered in Luxembourg, in 2011 the company completed an IPO in Hong Kong.

The company is developing its business through the purchase of assets it had previously acquired brands such as American Tourister and Lipault. In 2014, its revenues amounted to $2.4 billion.