Mediatek wants to push power management
Published in Motherboards


Targeting TV and smartphones

Beancounters at Digitimes research claim that Mediatek's moves to buy Richtek Technology will help the analog IC vendor to push its power management (PWM) gear to the smartphone and TV panel sectors.

Phones With 6GB RAM Incoming
Published in Mobiles


6GB of RAM to enable real phone productivity.

Moore's law may not hold true in processor tech any more, but memory chips keep getting denser, bigger, faster.

Brits prefer smartphones
Published in Mobiles


Overtaken laptops

The British regulator Ofcom has said that smartphones have overtaken laptops as the preferred way for Britons to go online.

China's smartphone market slumps
Published in News


So much for Apple growing there

While the Tame Apple Press made much out of Apple's lack lustre results by talking up its smartphone prowess in China, it appears that things are not well behind the Bamboo curtain.

LG profit plunges
Published in News


Nearly 60 per cent

LG Electronics has seen its quarterly profit plunged 59 percent as losses from TVs offset gutted improvements to its smartphone business.

Life's good according to analysts

MWC 2014: Lenovo S860, S850 and the S660

Entry- and mid-level segment



Everyone wants 41 Megapixels

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To focus on smartphones