LG Nuclun 2 SoC pushed to 2016
Published in Processors
Thursday, 22 October 2015 09:19

LG Nuclun 2 SoC pushed to 2016


Will add an Intel LTE-A modem

LG has been trying to make and launch a decent inhouse SoC. The first attempt was a limited success and now the company plans a successor –  the LG Nuclun 2 to launch in 2016.

Windows 10 Threshold 2 coming in November
Published in News
Thursday, 22 October 2015 08:47

Windows 10 Threshold 2 coming in November


Most of the features beta tested

Microsoft has said a several times that the Windows 10 was a project that will never be finished. Now it seems the latest update codenamed as Threshold 2 will arrive on November 2.

Intel sells pre-built NUC
Published in Notebooks
Monday, 19 October 2015 10:03

Intel sells pre-built NUC

No longer just bare bones

Intel has started selling its barebone NUC mini PC prebuilt for a $255 price tag.

AMD's 2016 GPU doubles performance per watt
Published in Graphics
Monday, 19 October 2015 09:41

AMD's 2016 GPU doubles performance per watt


CEO confirms spec

Troubled AMD's CEO has been attempting to rally the troops with further promises about how good things are going to be next year.  

Dell's Rory Read leads EMC integration
Published in News
Thursday, 15 October 2015 14:20

Dell's Rory Read leads EMC integration


Exclusive: John Byrne gets his job


Many people do know that Rory Read was the chap that went from Lenovo to transform AMD. After he did he went to chief sales job at Dell. Now Rory has been asked by Michael Dell to lead the EMC merger.

Sony releases Android 5.1.1 for TVs
Published in News
Thursday, 15 October 2015 11:01

Sony releases Android 5.1.1 for TVs


MediaTek SoC pushes HDR picture

We spent some time with Sony X9005C TV which is the first TV to be powered with the Android 5.0. The latest updated version was released yesterday and upgraded this model and a few other Android TV's from Sony to Android 5.1.1

Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 10565 is out
Published in News


Use Windows 7, 8 keys to activate 10

Microsoft has just released the latest Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 10565 and this version brings Skype integration, Cortana improvements, Edge tab improvements and most importantly Device activation improvements.

Shuttle launches barebones with Skylake
Published in Motherboards
Monday, 12 October 2015 10:01

Shuttle launches barebones with Skylake


SH170R6 can manage all Skylake processors 

Shuttle computers have released its latest barebone that now supports Intel 170 series chipset and Skylake processor. 

Acer Aspire R14 gets Skylake refresh
Published in Notebooks
Monday, 12 October 2015 09:29

Acer Aspire R14 gets Skylake refresh


Wants Lenovo's Yoga position 

Acer has introduced and showcased a few Windows 10 based devices. 

Samsung and Qualcomm didn’t infringe two Nvidia GPU patents
Published in Graphics


The war continues

Nvidia is in the middle of a legal battle against Samsung and Qualcomm over seven GPU patents. Now a judge has given Samsung and Qualcomm a get out of jail free card over two out of seven patents.