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Rick Bergman rejoins AMD as EVP of Computing and Graphics
Published in News

ATI veteran comes back from Synaptics

AMD has announced that industry veteran, and an ex-ATI chap from the good ol' days, Rick Bergman, has rejoined the company as Executive Vice President of Computing and Graphics.

Godfrey Cheng goes to TSMC
Published in PC Hardware
Tuesday, 30 July 2019 08:53

Godfrey Cheng goes to TSMC

Head of Global Marketing

Godfrey sounded surprised when I mentioned that I still remember our first meetings when he was running the marketing for the legendary ATI AllinWonder cards, but at the time in the early 2000s, these were some of the most prominent cards ever created. They could do a TV-out.

Xiaomi Mi 7 has in-display fingerprint reader
Published in Mobiles

Snapdragon 845, 4000 mAh battery too

The second quarter will be a great period of many new smartphones and most of them will have a Snapdragon 845 SoC if they don’t come from Huawei which has its own chip. The Xiaomi Mi 7 might be one of the first, or the second,  prominent phones to get an in-display fingerprint reader.

Synaptics under-display fingerprint reader is magic
Published in Mobiles

Future of unlocking

Our good friend Godfrey Cheng, an old friend who worked for ATI, AMD and now Synaptics has shown Fudzilla a Vivo prototype phone with in-display unlocking.


Synaptics, Atmel, N-Trig join up