MediaTek Labs LinkIt ONE giveaway
Published in Wearables
Monday, 13 July 2015 13:33

MediaTek Labs LinkIt ONE giveaway


Develop a next generation game changer

The good folk of MediaTek Labs have a nice treat for the developer community. 

$199 Asus ZenPad 8 hits Best Buy
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 13 July 2015 10:19

$199 Asus ZenPad 8 hits Best Buy


22nm Moorefield Atom with iPad mini resolution

Asus has just started shipping its latest sub $200 toy, and this 8-inch tablet is now available via Best Buy. 

Qualcomm may lay off around 4,000 people
Published in Mobiles


To be announced in next conference call

Qualcomm is undergoing major restructuring and one side-effect of the overhaul is that some 4,000 jobs might be slashed. 

MediaTek X20 deca-core is actually a three-core processor
Published in Mobiles


Saves up to 30 to 48 percent of power vs two-cluster X10

MediaTek is relatively young company when it comes to smartphone SoCs. They started making System on Chip (SoC) for feature phones and smartphones years ago, and they grew from zero to 650 million sold chips within three years.

Windows insider preview build 10166 surfaces
Published in News


Bug fixing, still not RTM

Microsoft has just released the latest preview build of Windows 10 and the focus is on big fixing and fit and finish touches.

Microsoft Xbox music renamed to Groove
Published in News
Thursday, 09 July 2015 09:17

Microsoft Xbox music renamed to Groove


Movies & TV app hits Windows 10 too

Microsoft has decided to rename Xbox Music to Grove, and the new brand makes sense. It also brings a new Movies & TV app to the new OS, and it's goal is to enable a richer media experience in Windows 10.

Logitech has a new brand ,Logi
Published in News
Thursday, 09 July 2015 08:59

Logitech has a new brand ,Logi


Eyes on young consumers

After many months of coocking behind closed doors, Logitech is now ready to unveil a new brand simply called Logi. 

Nvidia VR multi rendering saves 20 percent performance
Published in Graphics


Renders 25 to 50 percent less without visual degradation 

Nvidia has being a busy bee when it comes to virtual reality. There is no doubt that this is the next performance battleground between AMD and Nvidia.

AMD prepares another round of lay-offs
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 08 July 2015 09:35

AMD prepares another round of lay-offs


Cost cutting

AMD is morphing into a new company and it doesn’t help that the Q2 2015 APU sales is weaker than expected. 

Nvidia website lists FreeSync monitor as G-sync
Published in Graphics


Helping out the AMD sales machine?

One of our avid readers has spotted that the Nvidia G-Sync website has one FreeSync monitor listed.