Samsung's China adapted features on Jumbo phone paying off
Published in Mobiles


Wants to get the inside trouser measurement of the market

Samsung’s adding tailor-made features to its large-screen Galaxy Note 7 are causing the phone to be a sensation in China.

Rumors that Intel will make Apple’s chips gain momentum
Published in Processors


But not until at least 2018

It is starting to look like the rumors that Intel is going to start making Apple’s mobile chip are actually true – despite a lack of official confirmation from anyone.

Samsung launches three quantum-dot curved gaming panels
Published in News


1800R and 1500R curvature, 125 percent of sRGB color spectrum


On Monday, Samsung announced three  additions to its PC display panel lineup featuring the first Quantum Dot materials that the company has ever applied outside of its TV lineup.

Samsung delays GDDR6
Published in Graphics
Friday, 26 August 2016 11:49

Samsung delays GDDR6


Two years away now

Samsung has put the brakes on its release of GDDR6 memory.

Samsung prepares for LTE MIMO 4X4 infrastructure
Published in Mobiles


Shipping in Q4, Note 7 supports it

Qualcomm has been very vocal about 4x4 LTE MIMO and its support for this standard. Samsung is preparing to start shipping its LTE infrastructure in Q4 16 and we also learned that the Galaxy Note 7 also supports 4x4 LTE MIMO.

Acer, Asustek and Samsung to talk wearables soon
Published in News

In the week leading up to the IFA 2016 tradeshow in Berlin several brand vendors are preparing to launch what they think are next-generation wearable devices including offerings from Acer, Asustek and Samsung.

Galaxy Note 7 explodes
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 24 August 2016 17:05

Galaxy Note 7 explodes


Tame Apple Press celebrates

There is nothing the Tame Apple Press loves more than when one of their favourite company’s rivals products catch fire. In this case a bloke in China’s Galaxy Note 7, caught fire and exploded and the way the story has been reported you would think there was something wrong with the product.

Samsung starts refurbished phone programme
Published in Mobiles


Copying Apple again

The Tame Apple Press is furious that Samsung appears to be copying its favour company's idea to flog second hand phones.

Galaxy Note 7 is pants to repair
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 19 August 2016 11:50

Galaxy Note 7 is pants to repair


iFixit teardown spills the glue

Samsung's newest flagship fablet will be a bugger to repair and will need to be sent back to the manufacturer most of the time if anything goes wrong.

AMD and MediaTek see sales increase
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 12:10

AMD and MediaTek see sales increase


Fastest growing companies

Beancounters working for IC Insights have added up their numbers and divided them by the age of their eldest child and reached the conclusion that MediaTek and AMD grew the most in the second quarter of 2016.