HTC unveils its new U Ultra smartphone
Published in Mobiles


5.7-incher with secondary display and SD821

After an endless streak of rumors, HTC has now unveiled its new U Ultra smartphone, a 5.7-incher with a secondary 2.05-inch screen, powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 821 SoC and featuring the new Sense Companion assistant.

The bezel will be a celeb death this year
Published in Mobiles


Living on the edge


This year we will see the end of the bezel, or at least phones with very slim ones.

AI is helping Nvidia and AMD kick Intel
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Begun the uprising has

The move to AI could be the one catalyst which could help AMD and Nvidia carve up Intel’s mighty kingdom.

Nintendo Switch will be in short supply
Published in Games


You probably were not expecting this

The dark satanic rumour mill has manufactured a hell on earth yarn claiming that Nintendo is launching its new Switch console in the US without enough to sell to the great unwashed.

Tsinghua expands IC plants
Published in Memory


Investing $70 billion 

China's Tsinghua Unigroup is set to put the fear of god into the chip industry by rapidly expanding its chipmaking capability.

AMD accidently announces Ryzen launch date
Published in Processors


Temperature's Ryzen for Zen


AMD indicated that the official Ryzen launch date will be sometime before March.

Top staff flee Apple
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Do they know something the Tame Apple Press doesn’t?

Apple is suffering from a brain drain as its top engineering talent jumps ship.

MediaTek revenues jump 29 percent in 2016
Published in News


Strategy this year is to sell high-end smartphone SoCs


MediaTek, the fabless semiconductor company from Taiwan that provides SoCs for HDTVs, Blu-ray players and wireless products, saw its revenues jump by 29.2 percent year-over-year to a record high of $8.6 billion (¥$275.51 billion), according to the latest industry reports.

Google brings Tango augmented reality to museums
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Just pick up a Lenovo Phab 2 Pro at front desk


Google’s augmented reality platform, Tango, is set to appear in museums later this year for visitors to interact with a variety of exhibitions and cultural artifacts using their smartphones, according to the company’s latest blog post.

LG G6 flagship to be announced at MWC 2017
Published in Mobiles


Released in March

According to a report coming from South Korea, LG's upcoming G6 flagship smartphone will be announced at Mobile World Congress 2017 and available in March.