Nvidia’s 2017 trouble is called RTG
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 15 November 2016 16:28

Nvidia’s 2017 trouble is called RTG


Return of the GPU Jedi

Nvidia, as you have seen, did an amazing job gaining a lot of the GPU high end and mainstream market. Pascal worked out great on the desktop and notebook, but it would be naive to expect that AMD is not going to come back with a vengeance.

Snapchat spectacles are out
Published in Wearables
Saturday, 12 November 2016 13:39

Snapchat spectacles are out


Cost $130 but you cannot buy it

Remember Google Glasses? Well, Snapchat thinks it is a good idea to bring a similar concept and the company just started selling its Snapchat spectacles for $130, with a catch. 

Nvidia is finally not just a GPU company
Published in Graphics
Saturday, 12 November 2016 11:15

Nvidia is finally not just a GPU company


There is more to life than pixels

Nvidia just announced its fiscal Q3 2017 (not a typo Ed.) and the company reported record revenue of $2 billion, up 54 percent from a year ago. This is finally proof that Nvidia is more than a GPU outfit, as it finally expanded beyond its core business - gaming and professional graphics.

Google Daydream wants 1080p+
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 10 November 2016 15:18

Google Daydream wants 1080p+


Won't dream on 720p

Google has revealed specifications for Daydram and has defined a minimum specification that you will need to make a Daydream work.

Nvidia VP of software goes to General Motors
Published in News
Thursday, 10 November 2016 10:29

Nvidia VP of software goes to General Motors


Self-driving Sasha Ostojic

It was quite a big deal when a key Zen engineer, Jim Keller, left AMD for Tesla, and we are starting to see a trend now as Sasha Ostojic Vice President, Software at Nvidia has taken a job at General Motors. 

Huawei Mate 9's 22.5W super charger is super-fast
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 09 November 2016 17:14

Huawei Mate 9's 22.5W super charger is super-fast


Nought to 55 percent in 30 minutes

Huawei's Mate 9 Phablet is an interesting device which comes with a USB Type-C charging port that can charge the phone to 58 percent within 30 minutes.

Quick Charge 4.0 to support 28W
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 09 November 2016 17:00

Quick Charge 4.0 to support 28W


Even faster charging speeds in 2017

Qualcomm's Snapdragon 830 is just around the corner and it will support fast charging speeds of 28W. The technology is called Quick Charge 4.0 and the information comes from an accessory manufacture that wants to remain silent. 

Huawei's new Kirin 960 SoC is the first with Cortex-A73 cores
Published in Mobiles


Powering Huawei's newest 5.9-inch phone

Huawei’s new Mate 9 is a 5.9-inch phablet that comes with with a Full HD screen and Kirin 960 SoC, featuring 4GB RAM, 64GB ROM, micro SD card and the Mali-G71 MP8 GPU.

Qualcomm might be hit by Note 7 fiasco
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 03 November 2016 13:57

Qualcomm might be hit by Note 7 fiasco


But partners might save the day

Qualcomm has eventually admitted that the Note 7 cancelation will have an effect on business.

Qualcomm confirms a 10nm Snapdragon
Published in Processors
Thursday, 03 November 2016 11:00

Qualcomm confirms a 10nm Snapdragon


Executive Vice president previews 2017 chip

Qualcomm’s executive vice President Cristiano Amon has confirmed, on the record, the existence of a premium tier 10nm Snapdragon.