Samsung announces Gamefly streaming
Published in Games
Thursday, 03 September 2015 12:02

Samsung announces Gamefly streaming


Nvidia Grid like service for Samsung TV

Samsung has just announced its subscription-based Gamefly streaming service for its TV which has a striking similarity to the Nvidia Grid. 

Sony Xperia Z5 brings 4K screen to phone
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 03 September 2015 11:34

Sony Xperia Z5 brings 4K screen to phone


Three phones powered by Snapdragon 810

Sony has announced its Xperia Z5 family that has three phones, from compact to premium. They all have a Snapdragon 810 and some impressive screen choices. 

Titan cost $2000 claims Intel exec
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 03 September 2015 11:06

Titan cost $2000 claims Intel exec


"Fact" used to prove Skylake does H.265 faster

In a desperate bid to demonstrate how good the H.265 decode is on Skylake, Intel was a little creative about its facts.

MediaTek has Indian mobile plans
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 02 September 2015 20:57

MediaTek has Indian mobile plans


Teams up with India's largest handset maker

MediaTek has teamed up with Micromax India’s leading handset player as part of its push into the huge market.  

Vevo music poaches top Qualcomm exec
Published in News
Wednesday, 02 September 2015 17:28

Vevo music poaches top Qualcomm exec


Jon Carvill is now VP of communications   

A rock star PR who worked as a Senior Director of communication at Qualcomm has been poached by the music outfit Vevo.

Snapdragon 820 Kryo clocks up to 2.2GHz
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 02 September 2015 15:56

Snapdragon 820 Kryo clocks up to 2.2GHz


Twice the performance and power efficiency of Snapdragon 810

Qualcomm has just revealed the clock speed and manufacturing process for its Kryo core. Snapdragon 820 is a 14nm FinFET based quad-core with up to 2.2GHz core clock. 

Intel’s VP mentions Core M phablets
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 02 September 2015 15:42

Intel’s VP mentions Core M phablets


Compute sticks and NUCs

Intel VP  Kirk Skaugen says phablets are the fastest growing segment in mobile computing and Intel Core M might end up in one or two. 

Intel Skylake launched at IFA 2015
Published in Notebooks
Wednesday, 02 September 2015 12:05

Intel Skylake launched at IFA 2015


The sixth generation Core for notebooks

Intel has kicked off its press event at IFA 2015 in Berlin and  has just announced the sixth generation Core technology that know as Skylake. 

Alienware 13, 15 and 17 got Skylake
Published in Notebooks
Wednesday, 02 September 2015 10:24

Alienware 13, 15 and 17 got Skylake


USB Type C, HDMI 2.0, PCIe storage too

A gaming part of Dell that goes under the name of Alienware has just announced updated version of its 13, 15 and 17 inch notebooks. Since this updated happened at Pax on the August 27th last week, the company could not talk about the Skylake update for its notebooks. 

Nvidia launches Grid 2.0 servers
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 01 September 2015 11:45

Nvidia launches Grid 2.0 servers


Virtual services for Windows and Linux

Nvidia has announced the release of its Grid 2.0 servers and expects it will have industry support. The idea is to deliver even most graphics-intensive applications to any connected device virtually.