MediaTek to launch 10- and 12-core SoCs
Published in Processors
Tuesday, 13 January 2015 14:08

MediaTek to launch 10- and 12-core SoCs

Chinese whispers

Rumours from China suggest that the chip designer Mediatek is apparently on the verge of launching 10- and 12-core system on chips.

2015 is all about 4K and VR
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 13 January 2015 09:27

2015 is all about 4K and VR


This is where the graphics industry is going

We had a few dozen meetings at CES 2015 with many interesting people and close friends over the last week and we came to a conclusion that 4K and Virtual Reality will play a big role in 2015 and the future of computer graphics.

Wearables still in infancy
Published in Wearables
Tuesday, 06 January 2015 11:50

Wearables still in infancy

Needs potty training

Chipmaker Qualcomm told CES in Las Vegas what we already guessed – that the Internet of Things is still a long way off.

Qualcomm testing new LTE on Snapdragon 810
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 24 December 2014 09:53

Qualcomm testing new LTE on Snapdragon 810

LTE Category 9 Carrier Aggregation testing on EE

The Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 will end up in most of high-end phones next year and along with its eight 64-bit cores it has a quite powerful modem too. The new modem supports Category 9 Carrier Aggregation and peaks speeds of 410 Mbits over three 20MHz LTE carriers.

Monday, 08 December 2014 10:12

Qualcomm denies Snapdragon 810 delay reports

On track, commercial devices in first half of 2015

Friday, 05 December 2014 09:04

Rumoured Qualcomm 810 delay could be messy

UPDATED - Qualcomm denies Korean report

Thursday, 04 December 2014 10:46

Chinese get ready to throw the book at Qualcomm


Lower licence fees

4K tablet and phone, er, tablet with voice

Friday, 21 November 2014 14:48

Qualcomm eyes server market


Rumours of AMD buy out

Thursday, 20 November 2014 10:59

Qualcomm cautious


Anti-trust in China