Lower electricity and cheaper
Samsung Electronics is introducing a third 14-nano FinFET system semiconductor process that has lower electricity consumption and production cost than previous cost.
Certified Rift-ready bundles
Oculus has officially blessed PCs that can handle the VR requirements for its AR specs.
All roads lead to Chrome
Microsoft has been dethroned as the leader of the competitive web browser market by Google's Chrome.
Also kills off SoFIA mobile SoCs
Intel has scrapped development of the Broxton Atom processor family. For those who came in late, this was the chip which was supposed to put Intel into high-end smartphones and tablets.
Reveals a few pics of the new chips
AMD has started its PR war to establish its Polaris Architecture by putting up a webpage to sign the architecture’s praises which shows a few shots of the new chips.
No deal in site
Google is heading for a huge European Union antitrust fine this year and it does not seem to have come up with a face-saving deal.
Either that or a time traveller from the future, trying to stop it
A weasel is believed to have bought the Large Hadron Collider to its knees and delayed the project’s attempt at opening a vortex in time and space and bringing an end to the world as we know it.
Getting Mi Watch
Xiaomi is holding an event on May 10 where we could see its new watch – rumoured to be called the Mi smartwatch.
Heading to South Korea
LG Display has said that it is writing a $395.99 million cheque to build production capacity for flexible OLED displays and lighting panels.
Cisco outs Tuto4PC
Cisco’s Talos security intelligence and research group has found a nasty piece of French software that has quietly installed backdoors on 12 million computers around the world so its owners can spam the chaîne d'oignons out of users.