MediaTek looks to the IoT
Published in Wearables

Expands eco-system

MediaTek is quietly building an ecosystem to drive IoT strategy to push its System on Chip shipments across multiple devices.

Amazon launches the new Fire TV
Published in News

Mediatek MT8173 SoC, Alexa and 4K/UHD support

In addition to three new Fire tablets, Amazon has updated its Fire TV box that can, according to Amazon, do everything that Apple TV can, and more.

Amazon's US $49.99 Fire tablet launched
Published in Notebooks

7-inch tablet with quad-core 1.3GHz SoC

In addition to the two new Fire HD tablets, Amazon has unveiled its newest budget tablet, the 7-inch Amazon Fire.

Amazon announces new Fire HD tablets
Published in Notebooks

Mediatek scores a big win

Amazon has just unveiled three new tablets as a part of its new Fire series, including the Fire HD, the Fire and the Fire Kids Edition tablets.

Amazon Improved the Fire Tablets
Published in News

The sizes are increasing, pricing still affordable.

It's time for Amazon to launch the updated family of Fire tablets and boy are they ever. There are now a six-incher, and 7, 8 and a 10.1 inch version. The interface is more logical and content deals are better than ever.

Apple spends a fortune protecting Cook
Published in News

From what?

Fruity cargo cult Apple is so terrified that something bad will happen to its leader Tim Cook that it spends nearly $700,000 to protect him. 

EU fears the power of the Amazons
Published in News


Europe's anti-trust chief has warned that Amazon is using its dominance to thwart rivals.

Samsung Galaxy A7 in the US shops
Published in Mobiles

Spotted in the Amazon

The Samsung Galaxy A7, which was launched early this year, is now in US shops.

Amazon getting serious about PC gaming
Published in Games

Not just about mobiles

Amazon has looked at the gaming market and felt that it is an area it can make a pile of dosh.

Amazon outs Nvidia Shield and Shield Pro
Published in Games

Product spec appears and disappears

Amazon accidently announced, and then removed Nvidia's new Shield console as well as an unheard of Shield Pro.