Qualcomm generated $5.3 billion revenue in Q2 18
Published in Mobiles


To improve performance in fiscal 2019


Qualcomm has released its financial results for the second quarter of  2018 and the company generated $5.3 billion, a five percent year over year positive change.

SkyWater is a new US based and owned foundry player
Published in PC Hardware


Doing a lot of work in Quantum Computing

We had a chance to chat with the Tom Sonderman,  the president of SkyWater - a  new/old US owned and operated semiconductor Fab. These guys can make a lot of interesting IoT, automotive and even quantum processing units and what makes it unique is that it is US owned and operated. 

Alibaba invests in Chinese chip making
Published in IoT


Jumping on the IoT bandwagon

Chinese e-commerce outfit Alibaba has bought a Chinese microchip maker to further its cloud-based “internet of things” (IoT) business and to build a Chinese chip industry.

Qualcomm’s Raj Taluri goes to Micron
Published in IoT


SVP and GM Mobile BU

A key member of the Qualcomm team in charge of the IoT, has started working at Micron. He got a saucy offer and left to Micron to be SVP and GM of Mobile Business Unit.

Amazon acquires Ring
Published in News


One billion dollars

Amazon literally wants to enter into your house and now it controls the front door too.

Few trust the Internet of Things
Published in News


Serious concerns around IoT security

Security outfit Gemalto has just released a survey which says that 90 percent  of consumers lack confidence in the security of Internet of Things (IoT) devices.

Microsoft Cortana speaker hits stores
Published in IoT


Invoke speaker at $199

Microsoft has joined a long list of vendors supporting smart talking speakers. The marriage with the famous Harman Kardon manufacturer created a Cortana powered speaker called Invoke.

IoT botnet reaching Godzilla standards
Published in News


No one does anything

A huge botnet which is based around internet of things devices is getting so big it will be able to apply for UN membership and get its version of “Botnet’s got talent”.

Is Intel quietly abandoning IoT plans?
Published in News


Jobs going now


For ages Intel has been banging on about the Internet of Things and how it will be the saviour of the chip business.

MediaTek releases IoT MT2625 SoC
Published in PC Hardware


Internet of Things chip

MediaTek today unveiled its first narrow band Internet of Things (NB-IoT) SoC.