Valve and HTC announce VR headset
Published in Wearables


It's called HTC Vive

HTC has just announced the One M9 smartphone, the HTC Grip smartband and a Valve cooperation on a device called Vive - a Virtual Reality headset.  

MediaTek announces Cortex-A72/A53 quad-core tablet SoC
Published in Mobiles


28nm MT8173 is a big.LITTLE quad

MediaTek is definitely Qualcomm's number one competitor in the smartphone space, and the company has just announced rather interesting product for tablets as well. 

Cupertino to talk Apple Watch on March 9th
Published in Wearables


Apple Watch birthday

Apple is going to change the wearable landscape forever at its upcoming event, scheduled for March 9th 2015. 

LG announces Watch Urbane LTE
Published in Wearables


700 mAh battery, VoLTE meets fancy design

LG is obviously very serious about smartwatches, as it is about to announce its fourth watch, but this one is not based on Google's Android Wear operating system. 

Core i7 NUC coming in Q2 2015
Published in Notebooks


Core i7 5557U 28W inside, Iris graphics

Intel has already shown Fudzilla a prototype of a Core i7 NUC at CES 2015, and this 2.5-inch drive ready barebone was a pleasant surprise us and for high-end home theatre users. 

Moto E 2. Gen LTE now official
Published in Mobiles


Starting at $150, same screen, new SoC and LTE

Motorola has revamped the entry-level Moto E to include a new processor with LTE support, but the screen and much of the spec remain the same. The first-generation Motorola Moto E is powered with Snapdragon 200, an entry level Qualcomm chip that doesn’t come with LTE.

Dell XPS 13 in Europe starts at €1329
Published in Notebooks


In the US it starts at $799

Back at CES, we had a chance to see and feel the Dell XPS 13 notebook, which is the smallest 13-incher that we have seen so far.

AMD working on Virtual Reality too
Published in Graphics


Cooperation, not VR headsets

We became aware of a few VR-related things back in mid-2014, and one of them was that both AMD and Nvidia were investing a lot of resources in Virtual Reality. 

Jen-Hsun speaks about GeForce GTX 970 issue
Published in Graphics


Acknowledgement and apology

It turns out that the "duck your head and wait until they run out of ammunition" strategy doesn’t work anymore when it comes to the GTX 970 issue. 

Shuttle releases Broadwell-based fanless SFF box
Published in Motherboards


Shuttle DS57U is a passive one-litre PC

Shuttle made a name for itself making small form-factor computers and the company has now released a Broadwell 14nm based successor to its DS47 and DS437 models.