Monday, 17 Mar 2014
An ARM-powered Lego robot, which features a Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone, has set the new world record of 3.253 seconds for completing the Rubik’s cube. The previous world record of 5.27 seconds, was held by an earlier version of the current robot.
Tuesday, 11 Mar 2014
ZiiLabs, a wholly owned subsidiary of Creative Technology, has just filed a patent infringement lawsuit in the United States against Apple and Samsung.
Tuesday, 25 Feb 2014
According to leaked Intel roadmaps, the company’s NUCs (Next Unit of Computing) will be refreshed with Broadwell processors, as early as the fourth quarter of this year.
Wednesday, 19 Feb 2014
Intel has launched its new Xeon E7 v2 processor series that is positioned to meet the enterprise computing requirements for real-time data analytics. In addition, the company also highlighted their ongoing engineering collaboration with SAP on its data analytics platform, HANA.
Tuesday, 11 Feb 2014
Researchers at Intel Labs have revealed their new low-power graphics execution core, built on the 22nm fabrication process. It is apparent this upcoming graphics core is targeted at mobile devices where power efficiency is crucial.
Thursday, 30 Jan 2014
According to Quartz, Intel has partnered with Nuance to release a new prototype wireless headset called Jarvis. It is capable of running Intel’s voice recognition software locally for speedier responses to the user's commands and requests.
Wednesday, 29 Jan 2014
AMD has released its first 64-bit, ARM-based Opteron A1100 series processors for servers. These chips support 4- or 8-core ARM Cortex-A57 processors. The company also announced its contribution of a new micro server design, based on the Opteron A-series, to the Open Compute Project.
Thursday, 23 Jan 2014
AMD has announced the immediate availability of two new Opteron 6300 series processors. They are the 12-core 6338P and the 16-core 6370P chips, based on the Piledriver 32nm microarchitecture. According to AMD, these Socket G34 chips are optimized to deliver improved performance per-watt for hardware virtualization.
Thursday, 16 Jan 2014
There are alleged plans by Intel to refresh its current Intel Core Haswell processors with a slew of new SKUs in May. In addition, the chip maker will also ship the new Z97 and H97 chipsets to board manufacturers in preparation for the next generation Broadwell processors.
Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014
Gigabyte has announced official support for the recently launched AMD Kaveri APUs for its FM2+ motherboards. Consumers can choose from four different chipsets, from the top-end AMD A88X to the A55 that is suitable for entry-level PCs.