Cloud based 4K years away says Nvidia
Published in News
01 June 2015


Can't get the wood 

Anyone expecting 4K streaming off the cloud any time soon will be plumb out of luck according to Nvidia's CEO.

Snapdragon 810 powers new Project Tango device
Published in Mobiles
01 June 2015


Adreno 430 makes the grade

Google has selected Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 810 for a new Project Tango device – a dual-camera smartphone with advanced 3D features.

Chinese heavy machinery maker gets into smartphones
Published in News
29 May 2015


Chairman Mao would be spinning

In the days of the Chinese revolution the communist government made much about getting tractors and heavy machinary made.

Apple conqueres Metaio
Published in News
29 May 2015


Needs to fix problems with reality distortion shield

Apple has sort of confirmed that it has written a cheque for Metaio an outfit which specialises in augmented reality technology.

IBM suits to eat fruity dog food
Published in News
29 May 2015


Replace Thinkpads with expensive toys

IBM's partnership with Apple is probably not going the way that many in the industry would have played it with Big Blue having to swallow its own dog food and buy the expensive gear itself.

Broadcom bought in biggest chip deal ever
Published in Processors
29 May 2015


Industry consolidation

Avago bought Broadcom for $37 billion in the largest merger of chipmakers ever and created a company which could give Intel and Qualcomm a run for their money.

Google releases Tango development tablet
Published in Mobiles
29 May 2015


3D sensing tablet is still not Woz

While Google is characteristically quiet about its 3D-sensing hardware – Project Tango, there is some evidence that the project is moving along.

Google spills the beans on Android Pay
Published in Mobiles
29 May 2015


Easier than fruit

Google has been talking about its Android Pay system which it wants to use to bring a new secure payment option to Android users.

Zotac comes up with AMD based Mini PC
Published in News
29 May 2015


Not everyone wants ARM or Intel

It seems that mini-PCs are popping up everywhere, but Zotac has done something a little unusual and stuck an AMD chip under the bonnet.

Google announces Android M
Published in Mobiles
29 May 2015


Polish, quality, pay, app search and USB Type-C

It has become a custom that Google announces the next iteration of its mobile operating system at its Google I/O conference, and this year was no exception.