AMD’s Zen man switches to Tesla
Published in Processors
Friday, 29 January 2016 11:33

AMD’s Zen man switches to Tesla


Jim Keller finds a new role

The bloke who helped create the chip which will either finish AMD or give it a renaissance has a new role working for Tesla. Ironically it really will involve him working on Nvidia gear.

Qualcomm announces a Snapdragon for cars
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 06 January 2016 11:04

Qualcomm announces a Snapdragon for cars


Snapdragon 820 Automotive family puts mobile under your bonnet

Qualcomm has told the assorted throngs at CES about a new Snapdragon 820 Automotive family of products. It will come in two flavours – a standard 820A and an 820Am that adds an LTE modem.

HTC wants Vive in cars
Published in Wearables
Tuesday, 29 December 2015 12:25

HTC wants Vive in cars


Forunately no one is giving them to the drivers

HTC has been planning big things for its Vive virtual reality gear and word on the street is that it has plans to flog it to car makers.

Tame Apple Press called out on Android motoring story
Published in Mobiles


Who lets the truth get in the way of an Apple Advert?

The Tame Apple press ran a story claiming that its favourite toymaker had been chosen by Porsche to run its systems because Android Auto was phoning home too much data.

Apple hopes car will replace gadgets
Published in News
Tuesday, 22 September 2015 10:11

Apple hopes car will replace gadgets


Car on agenda as iPhone dies

It is starting to look like the fruity cargo cult Apple is banking on the car industry to be the next big thing after the world loses interest in iphones and ipads.

Apple plans to make BMW i3 its car
Published in News
Monday, 27 July 2015 11:44

Apple plans to make BMW i3 its car


It is dull, ugly, pointless and German let's make it even more expensive

The Apple rumour mill was all a whirl after word leaked out that Apple is choosing BMW for its first electric smart car.

Nokia flogs maps to Germans in big cars
Published in News
Wednesday, 22 July 2015 08:49

Nokia flogs maps to Germans in big cars


At least it is not Uber

Nokia's ex-boss Stephen Elop might have sold the company's soul and IP to Microsoft but the outfit still has a few tricks up its sleeve.

Monday, 30 April 2012 10:46

Google staff was aware of WiFi snooping

google

At least two other employees
knew

Monday, 11 April 2011 09:56

$300 version of Dirt 3?

codemasters

To include professional R/C car
parrot

CES 2011: Drives with Android