Casio Android Wear starts selling in a week
Published in Wearables


$500 for outdoor Android fun

Casio is joining some big watch names including TAG Heuer and Fossil and it is ready to launch its Casio Smart Outdoor Watch WSD-F10 Android Wear watch.

Older Qualcomm Snapdragons have security hole
Published in Processors


Trend Micro worried about the Internet of Things

Security experts at Trend Micro have discovered a vulnerability in Qualcomm Snapdragon-produced SoC (system on a chip) devices which has highlighted a few worries about the internet of things.

Qualcomm works with Red Hat
Published in Processors
Monday, 14 March 2016 12:27

Qualcomm works with Red Hat


Enterprise Linux Server for ARM

Qualcomm wants to port Red Hat’s Enterprise Linux Server for ARM which will allow developers to write applications for Qualcomm's server chips.

Qualcomm to dominate high-end mobile chips
Published in Processors


Snapdragon 820 is a winner with the vendors

If you buy a high-end android phone it will almost certainly have a Snapdragon 820 under the bonnet.

Indian Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 has Snapdragon 650
Published in Mobiles


International version with Helio X10 also available 

Today is a good day for the Snapdragon 650 Cortex A72-based SoCs. First Samsung announced an A9 and A9 Pro and now Xiaomi has a new phone using the SoC too.

Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro details released
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 03 March 2016 14:05

Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro details released


Snapdragon 652, 4GB RAM, 6 inch

Samsung has announced its Samsung Galaxy A9 a 6 inch phone but it looks like company is about to launch a Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro.

Qualcomm settles in US over China corruption
Published in News
Wednesday, 02 March 2016 12:38

Qualcomm settles in US over China corruption


“gifts, travel, and entertainment”

Qualcomm has settled charges with the US Securities and Exchange Commission that it hired relatives of Chinese officials who could influence the selection of its mobile technology products.

Qualcomm demonstrates 1Gbps X16 modem
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 25 February 2016 12:07

Qualcomm demonstrates 1Gbps X16 modem


Reaches 980 Mbps+ speeds

Qualcomm is having a good year when it comes to the high end products with both Samung and LG basing their Flagships on Snapdragon 820 and 600 Mbps X12 modem.Now the company has demonstrated its X16 modem that can reach 1Gbps speeds

Sony unveils its Xperia X series smartphones
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 22 February 2016 19:29

Sony unveils its Xperia X series smartphones


Three new smartphones from Sony

Sony has kicked of Mobile World Congress 2016 show in Barcelona with three new smartphones that will be a part of its new Xperia X series, the Xperia XA, Xperia X and the Xperia X Performance, all based on the same 5-inch screen but with different design and different chipsets.

IoT industry leaders announce open source standard group
Published in News


Aims to accelerate Internet of Things to a single open standard

On Friday, a group of industry leaders making headway in the Internet of Things (IoT) market announced a cross-industry collaboration effort aimed at unlocking the massive opportunities for consumers and business with IoT devices, and ultimately a way to quickly get everyone to adopting a single open standard.