Modems are not enough
We had a chance to speak with the head of Qualcomm’s automotive business unit, and we had a chance to see a prototype of a Cadillac powered with a lot of Qualcomm technology.
Lots of GPU power needed
Oculus Rift is coming as a commercial device in 2016, and this might be one of the hottest VR products next year. However, its appeal will be limited to high-end gamers.
President Derek Aberle confirms
Qualcomm had an IoT event in San Francisco yesterday and the company wanted to talk a bit more about IoT, also known as Internet of Things. They started off with a catchy phrase - Internet of Hype to Internet of Everything.
Samples in Q3, products in early 2016
MediaTek is definitely becoming a major player that managed to change quite a few things in the smartphone SoC market.
GPU and CPU Production in 2016
When AMD's Fiji GPU launches shortly after Computex and before the end of Q2 2015, we should see a bit more details regarding AMD's FinFET chips.
Will be ready by 2016
Greenland, which will succeed the soon to be launched Fiji GPU, will be served up with FinFET technology next year.
Company sets the date
Facebook Oculus has finally set the date for its Oculus Rift Consumer Version 1. It will be shipping to retail/e-tail in Q1 2016.
Next year HBM 2.0 but no name yet
AMD teases its audience with the new HBM High Bandwidth Memory product that is supposed to come soon.
2016, FinFET 14nm product
AMD is in the middle of the financial conference call and update where Lisa Su, Mark Papermaster and a few others are talking about AMD between now and 2017.