$199 Asus ZenPad 8 hits Best Buy
Published in Mobiles

22nm Moorefield Atom with iPad mini resolution

Asus has just started shipping its latest sub $200 toy, and this 8-inch tablet is now available via Best Buy. 

Qualcomm may lay off around 4,000 people
Published in Mobiles

To be announced in next conference call

Qualcomm is undergoing major restructuring and one side-effect of the overhaul is that some 4,000 jobs might be slashed. 

MediaTek X20 deca-core is actually a three-core processor
Published in Mobiles

Saves up to 30 to 48 percent of power vs two-cluster X10

MediaTek is relatively young company when it comes to smartphone SoCs. They started making System on Chip (SoC) for feature phones and smartphones years ago, and they grew from zero to 650 million sold chips within three years.

Windows insider preview build 10166 surfaces
Published in News

Bug fixing, still not RTM

Microsoft has just released the latest preview build of Windows 10 and the focus is on big fixing and fit and finish touches.

Microsoft Xbox music renamed to Groove
Published in News

Movies & TV app hits Windows 10 too

Microsoft has decided to rename Xbox Music to Grove, and the new brand makes sense. It also brings a new Movies & TV app to the new OS, and it's goal is to enable a richer media experience in Windows 10.

Logitech has a new brand ,Logi
Published in News

Eyes on young consumers

After many months of coocking behind closed doors, Logitech is now ready to unveil a new brand simply called Logi. 

Nvidia VR multi rendering saves 20 percent performance
Published in Graphics

Renders 25 to 50 percent less without visual degradation 

Nvidia has being a busy bee when it comes to virtual reality. There is no doubt that this is the next performance battleground between AMD and Nvidia.

AMD prepares another round of lay-offs
Published in Processors

Cost cutting

AMD is morphing into a new company and it doesn’t help that the Q2 2015 APU sales is weaker than expected. 

Nvidia website lists FreeSync monitor as G-sync
Published in Graphics

Helping out the AMD sales machine?

One of our avid readers has spotted that the Nvidia G-Sync website has one FreeSync monitor listed.

AMD issues Q2 sales warning
Published in Processors

Stock dips 13.8 percent

AMD has revised its second quarter sales outlook, warning its investors that sales might not be in line with company guidance.