PNY unveils new CS2030 series NVMe SSDs
Published in Memory


Coming in M.2 form-factor

PNY has unveiled its new consumer-oriented CS2030 series of NVMe SSDs, coming in capacities of up to 480GB and sequential performance of up to 2750MB/s.

Apple fans psychologically programmed to smash their phones
Published in Mobiles


New study reveals upgrade psychosis


A new psychological study has discovered that Apple fanboys are programmed to destroy their phones the moment a new one appears on the market.

Samsung to install AI in all its apps
Published in Mobiles


Viv will be omnipotent


Samsung might be trying to install its Viv AI in all its apps.

Apple formally enters the field of AI research with new paper
Published in News


Begins focus on improving synthetic training models


Earlier this month, Apple’s director of AI Research Russ Salakhutdinov announced that the company would soon begin publishing research in the field of artificial intelligence, suggesting that the company is keen on improving its relationships with academia and gaining some professional recognition in the process.

Huawei's 10nm Kirin 970 SoC works at up to 3.0GHz
Published in Mobiles


For one quad-core cluster

Huawei's own Kirin 960 SoC, which powered both the Mate 9 and the Mate 9 Pro smartphones, was quite a piece of tech but the upcoming Kirin 970 will be even more impressive, with cores running as high as 3.0GHz.

Microsoft could be the world’s first trillion dollar company
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It will not be Apple after all


Microsoft’s $26.2 billion acquisition of LinkedIn means that the software giant is on track to become the world’s first trillion dollar company.

Apple trying to change Consumer Reports’ review
Published in Notebooks


The MacBook Pro really is not a battery sucking turkey


The fruity tax-dodging cargo-cult Apple is working on Consumers Reports to get it to change its mind about the review site’s battery test results for the MacBook Pro.

ASUS and Gigabyte plan restructuring of mobile units
Published in Mobiles


No longer seeing growth in certain units

Since the first half of 2016, Asustek Computer has experienced a rapid decline of sales in its tablet businesses, while Gigabyte has not seen much profitability from its PC accessories unit.

Huawei, Oppo, Vivo to sell 500 million smartphones in 2017
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Impressive gains this year behind Samsung and Apple

According to the latest estimates within the smartphone supply chain, China’s top-three vendors are expected to ship a combined total of 500 million devices in 2017, or roughly one third of all global smartphone shipments.

SK Hynix to construct new facility in South Korea
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SK Hynix is runner-up in NAND flash next to Samsung

SK Hynix announced on Friday that it will be constructing a new fabrication facility at its factory in Cheongju, South Korea to meet increasing demand for NAND flash components.