Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+ SoCs compared
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 19 April 2017 21:39

Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+ SoCs compared


Exynos 8895 vs. Snapdragon 835

Both the Samsung Galaxy S8 and the Galaxy S8+ will be available with two SoCs, Samsung's own Exynos 8895 chipset and Qualcomm's pride and joy, the Snapdragon 835 chipset, and now, both of them have been pitted against each other in a couple of benchmarks.

3D NAND flash output to increase in 2H 2017
Published in Memory
Wednesday, 19 April 2017 20:28

3D NAND flash output to increase in 2H 2017


Industry attempts to close global supply shortages


According to sources within the memory industry, global production of 3D NAND flash memory chips is expected to expand substantially in the second half of 2017, exceeding the output of 2D NAND chips by the fourth quarter of the year.

Samsung Galaxy 8 has red tint
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 18 April 2017 12:27

Samsung Galaxy 8 has red tint


You can hear the howls


Some South Korean Samsung Galaxy 8 users are complaining that the display on some S8s had an odd, red tint.

Even stabbing the S8 will not cause it to explode
Published in Mobiles


Tame Apple Press jokes fail

The Tame Apple Press has been trying to spoil the release of Galaxy S8 with lots of gags about exploding batteries. The only problem is the S8 battery tech is surprisingly robust.

Samsung won't bend displays like Beckham until 2019
Published in Mobiles


Rounded will be the best you can expect

The next big thing may be bendable screens and devices, but it doesn’t look like you will see that anytime soon, at least not from Samsung. 

Samsung making rather a lot of cash
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 05 April 2017 12:37

Samsung making rather a lot of cash


All thanks to its chips


Samsung is better than Apple at making money. Sure, it might not have margins as good as the fruity cargo cult, it might not make as much cash, but it appears to be unstoppable.

Tizen is a hacker's dream
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 04 April 2017 12:41

Tizen is a hacker's dream


Tame Apple Press rejoices


The Tame Apple Press is doing its best to dig up negative stories about Samsung lately after the outfit released a phone which is much better and cheaper than the iPhone 7.

Imagination a case study of Apple dependence
Published in Graphics


Comment: Partners should be warned


Imagination Technologies, the UK-based chipmaker, lost 70 percent of its market share overnight and it really only has itself to blame.

Galaxy S8 smartphone’s facial recognition not that secure
Published in Mobiles


Tame Apple Press launches its strike


The Tame Apple Press is having difficulty now that the Galaxy S8 smartphone is out and providing technology that the iPhone 7 doesn’t and the iPhone 8 probably lacks.

Asustek misses Qualcomm's Snapdragon 835
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 31 March 2017 12:35

Asustek misses Qualcomm's Snapdragon 835


ZenFone will be delayed


Asustek will be delaying its its fourth-generation ZenFone until June or July after failing to get its paws on Qualcomm's 10nm Snapdragon 835 processor and not wanting to use the older-generation Snapdragon 821.