Intel gets Qualcomm’s Renduchintala
Published in Processors

Expect something fabless

Chipzilla has announced that it has a new president Dr. Venkata "Murthy" Renduchintala which it appeared to have headhunted from Qualcomm.

Quanta and Wistron doing well out of servers
Published in News

Succeeding at Dell and HP's expense

Quanta and Wistron say they are landing more cloud server orders from their clients in 2016 as Internet service providers see HP and Dell as too pricy.

Samsung guts R&D staff
Published in News

Two thirds to go

Samsung Electronics is about to decrease personnel at its Samsung Seoul R&D Campus by as many as two-thirds in order to restructure its business model and operations

G.Skill unveils new Trident Z DDR4 8GB module
Published in Memory

Going up to 4133MHz 

G.Skill has unveiled the latest addition to its DDR4 memory lineup, the new DDR4 Trident Z kits based on ultra high-performance 8GB module clocked as high as 4133MHz.

Arris router’s backdoors have a backdoor
Published in News

Because you can never have too many doors

While government spooks are trying to lean on manufactures to provide backdoors, Arris has gone one further and provided its backdoor with a backdoor.

Apple giving design a bad name
Published in News

Two former Apple designers moan

Fruity cargo-cult Apple has lost the plot when comes to design, according to two designers who helped build the company’s reputation.

Xiaomi launches Redmi Note 3 tomorrow
Published in Mobiles

Xiaomi confirms product name 

One of the China's largest mobile phone manufacturers, Xiaomi will launch its successor to a Redmi Note 2 at its event that starts on the November 24.

Lava Pixel V1 gets Marshmallow update
Published in Mobiles

Before the rest of the pack 

Segmentation is the biggest cancer of the Google's Android ecosystem and only handful devices have been updated to the latest Android 6.0 (Marshmallow). Surprisingly, Lava Pixel V1 is one of the first. 

Qualcomm scores some Galaxy S7 designs
Published in Mobiles

Exclusive: Just not all of them

Our well informed sources have informed us that Qualcomm will win some SoC design wins for Samsung Galaxy S7 – just not all of them.

LG pulls smartwatch
Published in News

Only the market for a week

LG has cancelled its latest smartwatch, the LG Watch Urbane 2nd Edition LTE after just six days on the market due to a “hardware issue.”