Recalled Shield tablet replacements start showing up
Published in Mobiles


Throw the old one in the garbage

The potentially flaming battery on Shield tablet has caused Nvidia to replace most of its tablets in the world, and now the replacement tablets are starting to show up.

Windows 10 is out, but insider preview keeps going
Published in News


Windows 10 Build 10525 is out

If you are old enough you might know what 5.25 is. Even if not, it might interest you that Microsoft recently released the latest insider preview of Windows 10 called Build 10525

MediaTek has IoT, automotive aspirations
Published in Wearables
Monday, 24 August 2015 10:53

MediaTek has IoT, automotive aspirations


Acquisitions possible, seeking Japanese partners 

The market is definitely changing. MediaTek made a lot of money on its smartphone SoC sales, but the company is looking beyond that. They now have clear IoT and Automotive market aspirations.

LinkIt maker tracks water supply
Published in Wearables
Friday, 21 August 2015 02:49

LinkIt maker tracks water supply


Playdrop monitors your water usage with IoT 

Playdrop is set to become the Dropbox of the water supply monitoring business.

LinkIt smart home enables inexpensive home automation
Published in Wearables


Monitor and see everything in the cloud

During the last few quarters, we heard repeatedly how everything has to be connected and that the Internet of Things (IoT) might become a $36 billon market by 2020. Home automation has to be a big part of that cake.

MediaTek labs' autonomous robots track objects
Published in Wearables


Inexpensive solution for Makers robots

Everything is about Robots these days and Intel, MediaTek and many platform manufacturers are trying to find a way into the market.

Skylake notebooks will appear in September
Published in Notebooks
Wednesday, 19 August 2015 21:02

Skylake notebooks will appear in September


But Intel is still saying nothing

At IDF 2015, HP, Dell, Lenovo and others are showing us what is the latest and greatest in tablets, notebooks and "two in ones", but Intel seems to be keeping itself on the sidelines.

3DXpoint memory pitched to big data DIMM
Published in News
Wednesday, 19 August 2015 20:55

3DXpoint memory pitched to big data DIMM


IDF  2015: 3Dxpoint memory will be DIMM

Intel's Queen of Big Data has just announced that the first 3D Xpoint based memory will be in the DIMM modules.

Intel didn’t talk about future roadmap or 10nm
Published in Processors


IDF 2015:  It is all about the Internet of Things 

Intel CEO Bryan Krzanich told the Developer Forum 2015 a lot about the Internet of Things, RealSense phone, the Razer RealSense camera but didn’t mention Skylake or 10nm.

Intel makes Skylake notebook wake up with voice
Published in News


IDF 2015: Intel develops PC that wakes up when you talk to it

Intel has just developed wake up on voice technology and showed it off at the Intel Developer Forum.