Strategy this year is to sell high-end smartphone SoCs
MediaTek, the fabless semiconductor company from Taiwan that provides SoCs for HDTVs, Blu-ray players and wireless products, saw its revenues jump by 29.2 percent year-over-year to a record high of $8.6 billion (¥$275.51 billion), according to the latest industry reports.
Just pick up a Lenovo Phab 2 Pro at front desk
Google’s augmented reality platform, Tango, is set to appear in museums later this year for visitors to interact with a variety of exhibitions and cultural artifacts using their smartphones, according to the company’s latest blog post.
Supporting up to DDR4 4000MHz, Intel Optane SSDs
During a trip over the weekend to MSI’s product suite at the Venetian Hotel in Las Vegas, we were able to check out the company’s Z270 desktop motherboard product line for overclockers, gamers, military users, and professionals alike.
Bringing unlimited over-the-air broadcasting to mobile devices
During the media day at CES, we attended a panel on the future of over-the-air TV broadcasts using a significant revision to the current delivery interface called ATSC 3.0.
CES innovation award showcase nominees
Although the overall wearable device market was projected to decline this year as a consequence of redundant functionality with most smartphone apps, a small handful of companies have managed to develop around the sales plateau with some useful technology for diabetics and athletes.
CES panel: HDR is the bigger "value-added" technology
During CES, we attended a discussion panel on the market outlook for 4K television sets presented by a handful of researchers and entertainment industry executives driving content adoption.
Lighter than most Intel 7th-gen consumer ultrabooks
Dell had quite a few product announcements during its media event at CES, one of which was the introduction of its lightest 15-inch mobile workstation design to date.
9.7 millimeter bezel with full Adobe RGB color space
During its media event at CES this year, Dell announced its intentions to bring consumers into the era of 8K displays and video playback by introducing what it claims is the industry’s first 32-inch UltraSharp Full UHD display at the price of a small arm or unused leg.
Half the price of Surface Studio at $1,500
During Dell’s media event at CES 2017, the company showed off the 27-inch Dell Canvas smart workspace, an input device complete with digital pens and totems that gives creative types a more seamless workflow.
Self-driving vehicle advancements take the spotlight this year
On Wednesday, Nvidia CEO Jen-Hsun Huang took its gaming audience two years back by re-introducing its cloud-based game streaming service, Geforce NOW. The difference this time around, however, is that the platform will finally expand from its limited use on Shield Android devices and make its way to PC users worldwide.