Shield Tablet gets Android 5.0.1 update
Published in Notebooks
Wednesday, 24 December 2014 17:15

Shield Tablet gets Android 5.0.1 update


Tablet software upgrade 2.1

Nvidia definitely wants to keep its supporters at its toes. Nvidia Shield tablet is the only tablet outside the Nexus series to get Android 5.0 and guess what, Nvidia just announced 5.0.1 as well.

Samsung starts manufacturing LPDDR4 4GB
Published in Memory
Wednesday, 24 December 2014 17:13

Samsung starts manufacturing LPDDR4 4GB


64-bit phones watch out

Samsung has started mass producing LPDDR4 memory and is hoping to sell the chips for 2015 high-end phones. These are 20nm memory chips and LPDDR4 will be supported by some SoCs.

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.

Skype translator beta starts this year
Published in News
Tuesday, 23 December 2014 19:13

Skype translator beta starts this year


Select Windows 8.1 / preview 10 users

Skype translator is basically a universal translator that most of us first got to see in the Start Trek franchise, before we moved on to the works of Douglas Adams.

ADATA promises USB 3.1 Type C storage
Published in News
Tuesday, 23 December 2014 19:06

ADATA promises USB 3.1 Type C storage


More at CES 2015

ADATA has been doing a good job in supplying DDR3 and DDR4 memory, making fancy USB 3.0 flash drives and SSDs. The company is now planning to introduce a refreshed line of storage products and some of them will feature the latest USB 3.1 high speed Type C connector.

Monday, 15 December 2014 13:34

Intel coming with Broadwell NUCs

15W Broadwell inside

Friday, 12 December 2014 15:49

Intel Broadwell 15W coming to CES

Only two weeks away

Friday, 12 December 2014 11:37

Windows 10 January 21 announcement

windows logo new 

Ready for the next chapter

Samsung starts 14nm FinFET production
Published in Processors
Friday, 12 December 2014 10:02

Samsung starts 14nm FinFET production



Expect Apple A9 in 2015 iPhone and iPads

SMS Audio BioSport In-Ear Wired Ear Bud tested
Published in Reviews
Wednesday, 10 December 2014 14:00

SMS Audio BioSport In-Ear Wired Ear Bud tested

Review: Likes Apple, limps on Android

We recently wrote about the SMS Audio BioSport In-Ear Wired Ear Bud with Intel technology and Hear Rate monitor inside, and just a few days later, we got a chance to play with a set. We suggest you take a look the original article where we describe the most important features and specs.