Sony can’t keep up with Chinese demand for smartphone cameras
Published in Mobiles
05 May 2015


Exmor IMX214 – a victim of its own success

Sony is having a lot of trouble keeping up with demand for its Exmor IMX214 camera sensor, which is currently the part of choice for Chinese smartphone makers. 

Intel roadmap sheds light on Skylake rollout
Published in Processors
05 May 2015


Broadwell-E coming next year

A new Intel roadmap suggests the first Broadwell LGA parts will launch in Q2, while Skylake-S parts will come in Q3. 

ARM sheds light on new Android runtime
Published in Mobiles
05 May 2015


Big ART upgrade expected

Android is about to get big overhaul of its ART runtime, but details are still sketchy. The update could appear in the next big release, but there is no official info at this time. 

MSI updates socket FM2+ lineup for AMD Godavari APUs
Published in Motherboards
05 May 2015


A total of eight socket FM2+ motherboards

Ahead of the AMD's official launch of its next-generation APU lineup, codename Godavari, MSI has updated its socket FM2+ motherboard lineup with total of eight new models.

Apple Pay being accepted in UK
Published in News
04 May 2015


Tesco leads the way

Apple Pay was supposed to launch in Europe sometime this year, but it seems it's already alive and kicking in Britain, at least in some colations. 

HP outs AMD R9 380
Published in Graphics
04 May 2015


Envy Phoenix desktops will have them

HP says its upcoming Envy Phoenix desktops will feature none other than "AMD R9 380" graphics, even if AMD still hasn't publicly confirmed the existence of its GeForce "killers."

Rumours suggest a Zenphone Atom snub
Published in Mobiles
04 May 2015


Snapdragon bites back

When Asus hit the headlines by announcing that it was going to be the first to run 4 GB of RAM; in a smartphone, it was believed that Intel wold be celebrating too.

Nothing to fear from Chinese DRAM
Published in Memory
04 May 2015


It is vapourware for now

It looks like a homegrown Chinese DRAM industry is not going to happen for five years yet.

Nvidia Geforce GTX 980 Ti to use GM200-310 GPU
Published in Graphics
04 May 2015


Geforce GTX Titan X with 6GB of memory

The pcoming Nvidia Geforce GTX 980 Ti should be based on a GM200-310 GPU and pack 6GB of GDDR5 memory.

Internet nearly full warns mainstream press
Published in News
04 May 2015


Better put it on the clouds straight away

Over the weekend the Daily Mirror warned that the Internet would soon be full up and will collapse in eight years unless someone does something pretty fast.