New leaked AMD Zen slide
Published in Processors
Tuesday, 28 April 2015 12:33

New leaked AMD Zen slide


High performance monster

The block diagram of the new AMD Zen core has found its way onto the Planet 3 news group.

Microsoft loses InterDigital patent battle
Published in Mobiles


But will not be banned

Software giant Microsoft has lost a potentially costly patent battle against "patent holding outfit" InterDigital.

MediaTek uses 20nm to make 10 cores
Published in Processors
Tuesday, 28 April 2015 11:49

MediaTek uses 20nm to make 10 cores


For smartphones

While everyone is rushing to 10nm process technology for smartphones, fabless chipmaker MediaTek is about to create a 10 core SoC using TSMC's 20nm process tech.

Huawei offers cheap smartphone online
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 28 April 2015 11:32

Huawei offers cheap smartphone online


Honor 4C

Huawei has launched a new Honor 4C smartphone which is supposed to be the company's answer to Xiaomi.

Apple results show weaknesses
Published in News
Tuesday, 28 April 2015 11:20

Apple results show weaknesses


OK for now, but still no plan

Apple released some reasonable results which seem to show that in the long term the company could be facing trouble.

Oculus Rift delayed
Published in Wearables
Monday, 27 April 2015 14:38

Oculus Rift delayed


Not ready this year

It is starting to look like Oculus Rift peripheral will not be in the shops as promised this year.

Qualcomm helps the Chinese
Published in News
Monday, 27 April 2015 14:14

Qualcomm helps the Chinese


Helping to sell gear to West

US chipmaker Qualcomm is trying to establish ties with Chinese smartphone makers to help them launch their products abroad.

Samsung upgrades Galaxy Alpha to Lollypop
Published in Mobiles


Starts in Korea

The Samsung Galaxy Alpha update to Android Lollipop has begun in South Korea.

Intel helps partners launch 'SoFIA'-based tablets
Published in News


For $79

Intel is going to help its partners release cheaper tablets.

High amount of Android malware
Published in News
Monday, 27 April 2015 12:53

High amount of Android malware


Symantec's Internet Security Threat Report released

Symantec's latest Internet Security Threat Report claims that 17 percent of all Android apps are malware.