Thursday, 16 Aug 2012
If you're one of those who bemoan the audio quality on tablets, well, help is on the way. Dolby has revealed plans to bring its Digital Plus surround sound codecs to tablets and other mobile devices.
Wednesday, 15 Aug 2012
An NTU researcher has developed a Social Cloud TV application which enables users and their mobile devices to "grab" onscreen content from their HDTV with a simple flick of the wrist.
The iPad mini is said to resemble a big iPod Touch "with smaller bezels along the sides in portrait mode", according to sources with inside knowledge on Apple's plans.
Samsung, Dell, and Lenovo, will join Asus and Microsoft in manufacturing ARM-based tablets and computers for Microsoft's upcoming Windows RT operating system.
Tuesday, 14 Aug 2012
ARM and GlobalFoundries have announced their collaboration to produce system-on-chip (SoC) solutions based on the latter's 20-nanometer (nm) fabrication process and FinFET transistors. This will help achieve better system performance and power-efficiency for a range of mobile applications.
Friday, 10 Aug 2012
Flexible AMOLED displays are on the cards from Samsung, according to a DDaily news report. However, initial offerings from the South Korean manufacturer will be augmented with a layer of protective glass-top for a start.
Leaked internal slides revealed an upcoming Sony tablet that is slimmer, lighter and more powerful than the Tablet S. As depicted in recent leaked photos, the device will feature the unique "wedge" design of the Sony Tablet S, albeit in a thinner body.
Wednesday, 8 Aug 2012
Acer's CEO JT Wang has criticized Microsoft's intentions to compete in the tablet space their own Surface tablet, insisting that such a move would harm the Microsoft's relations with its manufacturing partners.
Monday, 6 Aug 2012
In its ongoing trial with Samsung, Apple is forced to reveal secrets regarding how the iPhone was conceived and how the design team worked, giving a rare insight into how the ultra-secretive company conducts its business.
Friday, 3 Aug 2012
Samsung has just announced the production of ultra-fast embedded memory for smartphones, tablets, and other mobile devices. It is the first chip maker to support the latest JEDEC e-MMC v4.5 specification that standardizes more features for enhanced performance, efficiency, security, and reliability.