Intel shows off some more Knight's Landing
Published in Processors
13 April 2015


Tech details online

Chipzilla has been publishing more information about its Knight's Landing Xeon Phi (co)processors.

BOE and Tianma struggle with Full-HD
Published in Mobiles
13 April 2015


Locked up in Cell

Chinese panel makers BOE and Tianma thought they would be onto a winner Full HD displays with in-cell LTPS TFT LCDs and TDDI (touch with display driver) technology for handsets.

IBM's Watson has written a cookbook
Published in News
13 April 2015


And it can't even try what it creates

Normally when people are set to retire they have a crack at writing a novel or a biography and it seems that IBM's supercomputer Watson is no different.

Ubuntu phone reaches EU
Published in Mobiles
13 April 2015


This is the dawning of the Age of Aquaris

The first Ubuntu-powered smartphone, the Aquaris E4.5 has been released in the EU with a budget friendly €170 price tag.

Qualcomm chip business worthless
Published in Processors
13 April 2015


Spin it off warns sctivist investor

Qualcomm has been told to spin-off its "worthless" chip unit away from its patent-licensing business in order to boost sliding stock prices.

Apple turns huge security bug into money making feature
Published in News
13 April 2015


Upgrade or die 

We have hassled fruity cargo cult Apple for being slower than an asthmatic ant with a heavy load of shopping when it came to security updates, so it is jolly nice when the outfit actually thinks of its users and updates something.

LG gets tough with Leather
Published in News
13 April 2015


SMphone 

While the bigger smartphone makers slug it out using plastic or chrome, LG has come up with something jolly interesting.

Rumour: Nvidia GPUs to use Samsung 14nm FinFET
Published in Graphics
13 April 2015


Tape-out, but more likely bad grapevine

A rumour fresh out of Korea suggests Nvidia might be tapping Samsung as a GPU foundry, but there is a catch.  

MediaTek announces new IoT platform for developers
Published in Wearables
13 April 2015


Speeds up time-to-market

MediaTek has announced a new development platform for Internet of Things (IoT) developers. 

A million Americans ordered the Apple Watch on Friday
Published in Wearables
13 April 2015



Soft demand for pricier models

Analysts believe nearly one million people ordered the Apple Watch on the first day of sales.