Acer Aspire R14 gets Skylake refresh
Published in Notebooks

Wants Lenovo's Yoga position 

Acer has introduced and showcased a few Windows 10 based devices. 

Samsung and Qualcomm didn’t infringe two Nvidia GPU patents
Published in Graphics

The war continues

Nvidia is in the middle of a legal battle against Samsung and Qualcomm over seven GPU patents. Now a judge has given Samsung and Qualcomm a get out of jail free card over two out of seven patents. 

Elephone ELE MediaTek Android Wear smartwatch listed
Published in Wearables

Round, all-metal, 400mAh battery

The Elephone ELE smartwatch has been listed, and as we suspected it is based on MediaTek’s MT2601 system-on-chip (SoC). 

Qualcomm VP talks server strategy with Fudzilla
Published in Processors

Interview: Plans are very competative to Intel

Fudzilla had a chat with Vice President Product Management at Qualcomm Vinay Ravuri  and discovered how he is taking on Intel in his home turf of the server. 

HP issues Star Wars themed Skylake laptop
Published in Notebooks

The force is strong in this one

HP Empire is hoping to strike back and has released a new Skylake laptop to go with the "The Force Awakens" flick.

HP and SanDisk work on new Storage Class Memory
Published in Memory

What do you get if you cross a memristor and a ReRam?

The maker of expensive printer ink, HP and SanDisk want to create new technology for Storage Class Memory (SCM) which combines the best of memristor and ReRAM.

Microsoft likely to kill control panel
Published in News

You are out of control

Software giant Microsoft is planning to kill off the control panel in future versions of Windows 10.

MediaTek Labs IoT kit talks to Amazon clouds
Published in Wearables

Fast and flexible access to Amazon Web Services 

MediaTek Labs's LinkIt ONE and Grove IoT Starter Kit are now powered by Amazon Web Services (AWS).

Apple denies that Samsung A9 uses more power
Published in Processors

TSMC and Samsung chips have the same battery life 

Reports have been coming in claiming that some iPhone 6S handsets have longer battery life than others, depending on which version of the A9 processor it's running.

Samsung Mongoose SoC is a good performer
Published in Mobiles

GeekBench score leaked

Leaks are dangerous as they are sometimes fake.  But if this one is true, it looks like Samsung has guns to match the Snapdragon 820 or the MediaTek Helios X20 high end processors.