Tuesday, 7 Jan 2014
Sure, we've seen dual-booting Windows/Android hybrids before. But convergence just got real at CES, as both Intel and AMD confirmed plans to help PC makers shoehorn Android onto Windows devices.
Sony has just unveiled the 11.6-inch Vaio Fit 11A convertible ultra-portable notebook. This device is essentially an 11-inch version of the recently released Sony Vaio Fit series of convertible notebooks, with the only difference being its Intel Bay Trail-M processor.
ASUS has just announced the existence of the ASUS Transformer Book Duet (TD300), a hybrid Ultrabook that is able to quickly switch to Android in just four seconds, without having to connect to its keyboard dock. This means that the Android operating system will be able to fully utilize the full power of the Duet's fourth generation Intel Core U-series processor.
Panasonic adds to its range of Toughpad rugged tablets today with the unveiling of the FZ-M1 at CES 2014, which Panasonic is touting as the world's thinnest rugged 7-inch Windows 8 tablet.
Monday, 6 Jan 2014
NVIDIA surprised the press with not just the 192-core Kepler graphics of the Tegra K1, but that it will also be available in 32-bit and 64-bit versions, courtesy of Project Denver. Read on for more details!
Lenovo has just announced the existence of two 28-inch 4K LCD monitors, the ThinkVision Pro 2840m, and the ThinkVision 28, an 8-inch Windows 8 business tablet (with an Intel Bay Trail processor) and a new redesigned Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon business Ultrabook.
Acer has announced the new Iconia A1-830, a 7.9-inch Android tablet with IPS display, the 27-inch TA272 HUL Android AIO with an NVIDIA Tegra quad-core processor, and the DA223 HQL portable 21.5-inch AIO with a built-in battery and seamless edge-to-edge glass design. Acer is also offering the Chromebook C720 in Moonstone White.
Tuesday, 31 Dec 2013
StarHub's promotional rates for excess local data usage will end today. The normal rates will apply for SmartSurf and MaxMobile plans.
The Korean Herald is reporting that Samsung is likely to announce the Galaxy Gear 2 and the Galaxy Band at Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2014.
Samsung has announced that it has developed the industry's first eight gigabit, low-power double data rate 4 mobile DRAM. In other words, expect smartphones and tablets with 4GB of RAM in 2014.