Battle Chipzilla and other monsters
The Chinese government appears to be keen to create its own chipmaking giant to battle Chipzilla and the Taiwanese and Japanese monsters.
Might break free of Qualcomm
Search engine and mobile phone operating system maker Google is thinking of getting into the chipmaking business.
Costs too much to spend a penny in Blackberry Priv
BlackBerry’s first Android-based device and those privy to the launch praised its design but dumped on it is heavy price tag.
Claims Apple is the King of Smartwatches
The Tame Apple Press is doing its best to snatch victory from the jaws of defeat over the failure of the iWatch to meet the hype.
Richtek acquisition was a good deal
MediaTek posted record quarterly results yesterday thanks partly to its purchase of analogue IC specialist Richtek Technology.
Packing the full Tonga/ Antigua GPU
The long awaited AMD Radeon R9 380X will launch on 15th November with a full Tonga/Antigua GPU, with 2048 Stream Processors, plus 4GB GDDR5 memory and a 256-bit memory interface.
Pretty sure it is talking about Zen
AMD said that Globalfoundaries has demonstrated silicon success on the first AMD products using GloFlo’s 14nm FinFET process technology.
Google engineer warns that not all are created equal
For ages now there have been cable makers who have been ripping off people with more money than sense by charging them an arm and a leg for wires which really are not much different from anything cheap. But a Google engineer has warned that some cheaper cables are not fit for the purpose.
Chipmaker Intel has made a small update to its low-power Atom chip lineup.