News Archive

February, 2013
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Thursday, February 28, 2013

Corning: Commercialization of Flexible Glass Is Three Years Away. Corning  Willow  Gorilla Glass  Apple  Samsung  Google
[1:59 pm]

Corning Willow Flexible Glass to Emerge in Products in Three Years

NTT Docomo Demonstrates 10Gb/s Wireless Data Transfer in Outdoor Experiment. NTT Docomo  4G/LTE  4G  LTE
[1:57 pm]

NTT Docomo and Tokyo Institute of Technology Achieve World’s First 10Gb/s Wireless Data Transmission

Mozilla’s Firefox OS Gains Support from Alcatel, Huawei, LG and ZTE. Mozilla  Firefox  ZTE  LG  LG Electronics  Alcatel  Huawei  Qualcomm  Snapdragon
[1:55 pm]

Mozilla Firefox OS Gains Support from Small Smartphone Vendors

Nintendo Quickly Loses Support of Game Developers – Survey of Game Designers. Nintendo  Wii U  Wii  3DS  Sony  Microsoft  Playstation  Xbox  Xbox Next  Durango  Orbis
[1:53 pm]

Only 6.5% of Video Game Developers Plan to Work on Nintendo Wii U Games

Sony to Offer 4K Movie Download Service for PlayStation 4, UHDTVs. Sony  4K  PlayStation  UHD  UHDTV  Blu-ray
[12:50 pm]

Sony Develops World’s First 4K Movie Download/Streaming Service

Microsoft to Begin Selling Surface Tablets Outside North America in Late March. Microsoft  Surface  Intel  Core  Nvidia  Tegra  ARM  x86  Windows  Windows 8  Windows RT
[12:25 pm]

Microsoft Surface and Surface Pro Tablets to Become Available in Additional Countries in Coming Months

WD’s HGST Promises to Double HDD Capacities with 10nm Patterned-Bit Recording Tech. WD  Western Digital  10nm  Patterned-Bit  HGST  HDD
[11:50 am]

Western Digital’s HGST Reaches 10nm Patterned-Bit Milestone

Seagate to Cease Production of 7200rpm Mobile Hard Drives This Year. Seagate  HDD  SSHD  Savvio  Momentus
[11:21 am]

Seagate to Focus on Solid-State Hybrid Drives for Performance-Demanding Mobile Apps


Wednesday, February 27, 2013

Sony Has No Immediate Plans to Cut PlayStation Vita Price in Europe and the U.S. Sony  Playstation  Vita  3G
[1:59 pm]

No PS Vita Price-Cut Incoming, But 3G Option Gets Free in Some Stores

Movea Develops Software to Speed Up Integration of Various Sensors into Devices. Movea  SmartFusion  MotionCore
[1:55 pm]

Movea Unveils SmartFusion Studio for Integration and Deployment of SmartFusion-Powered Mobile Apps

Intel Helps Developers Simplify the 'Internet of Things'. Intel
[1:50 pm]

Intel Advances Intelligent Systems Framework

Samsung Rolls-Out Possibility to Release a Smartphone Featuring Firefox OS. Samsung  Android  Google  Tizen  Intel  Microsoft  Windows Phone  Windows Phone 8  Mozilla  Firefox
[1:45 pm]

Samsung to Stick to Android, Tizen and Windows Phone Platforms

Qualcomm First to Use TSMC’s 28HPM Process Technology for High-End Mobile Devices. Qualcomm  28HPM  28nm  TSMC  Snapdragon  Krait  Adreno  4G/LTE
[1:40 pm]

Qualcomm Adopts 28HPM Process for Qualcomm 800 System-on-Chips

Leap Motion Controller Set to Ship in May, Available for Global Pre-Orders Now. Leap Motion
[1:33 pm]

Motion Sensing PC and Mac Controller Slips to May, But Promises Wide Availability

Apple Looking at New Product Categories – Chief Executive. Apple  iTV  Apple TV  iWatch  iPad  iPhone
[12:40 pm]

Apple Explores Brand-New Product Categories

ST-Ericsson Demonstrates 2.5GHz Quad-Core System-on-Chip for Smartphones. ST-Ericsson  FD-SOI  NovaThor  4G/LTE  ARM  Cortex  28nm
[11:51 am]

ST-Ericsson Shows-Off NovaThor L8580 2.5GHz FD-SOI SoC for Mobile Devices

AMD: We Will Sell PlayStation 4-Like APUs on Open Market. Sony  Playstation  Orbis  AMD  Jaguar  Radeon  ATI  28nm
[11:04 am]

Sony PlayStation 4 Technologies to Be Available for PCs

Google Has No Plans for Retail Stores – Company. Google  Android  Chrome  Business  Samsung  Apple  ASUS  Galaxy  Galaxy Tab  Nexus  LG  LG Electronics  Google Glass
[10:41 am]

Google Denies Plan to Open Own Retail Stores


Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Nokia Develops Mobile Phone for $20 with 35-Day Battery Life. Nokia
[1:59 pm]

Nokia Reveals Its Most Affordable Cell Phones

Sony: PlayStation 4 Will Have Strongest Lineup Possible at Launch. Sony  PlayStation  Orbis  AMD  Jaguar  Radeon  ATI  28nm
[1:59 pm]

Sony Expects Leading-Edge PS4 Titles to Be Available at Launch

HP Begins to Shift Resources from PCs to Media Tablets and Smartphones. Hewlett-Packard  HP  Android  Google  Windows  Microsoft  Windows 8  Windows RT
[1:13 pm]

HP to Put More Efforts into Development of Tablets and Smartphones

Samsung Sets Launch Date for Galaxy S IV Smartphone. Samsung  Galaxy  Google  Android  Exynos  Qualcomm  Krait  Adreno  Snapdragon  28nm  TSMC
[12:40 pm]

Samsung to Uncover the Next Galaxy in Mid-March

Nokia Introduces Lumia 520 and Lumia 720 Smartphones for Mainstream Users. Nokia  Lumia  Windows Phone  Qualcomm  Snapdragon  28nm  Windows Phone 8  Microsoft
[11:22 am]

Nokia Launches Two New Lumia Smartphones with Microsoft Windows Phone 8

LG Set to Develop Its Own Eight-Core Chip for Mobile Applications. LG  ARM  Cortex  Big.Little  28nm  Samsung  Qualcomm  Snapdragon  LG Electronics
[10:53 am]

LG’ Eight-Core ARM Big.Little System-on-Chip in the Works

European Commission to Provide €50 Million to Develop 5G Communication Tech. 3G  3.5G  4G  LTE  4G/LTE  5G
[10:06 am]

EC to Grant $65.3 Million to Research 5G Wireless Comm Tech

MSI Installs Sound Blaster Cinema Audio Chips onto Mainboards. MSI  Sound Blaster  SoundBlaster  Creative Technology  Creative Labs  Creative
[9:19 am]

MicroStar International Boosts Audio on G-Series Motherboards

AMD’s TressFX Technology to Make More Realistic Hair and Foliage in Video Games. AMD  TressFX  Radeon  ATI  GCN  GPGPU  DirectCompute
[8:55 am]

AMD Unveils TressFX Technology to Improve Hair and Foliage Rendering in Games

Micron Introduces New-Generation Solid-State Drive with SAS Interface. Micron  SSD  SAS  25nm  NAND  Flash  MLC HET
[8:23 am]

Micron High-Endurance SSDs Now Also Available with SAS Interface


Monday, February 25, 2013

Intel: Next-Gen 22nm Atom System-on-Chip Already Up and Running. Intel  Atom  Silvermont  ValleyView  22nm
[1:59 pm]

Intel Bay Trail Set to Be Released in 2013, Bring Four Cores and New Micro-Architecture

Samsung Launches Galaxy Note 8.0 to Directly Rival Apple iPad Mini. Samsung  Galaxy  Galaxy Note  Exynos  Apple  iPad  Galaxy Tab  Android  Google
[1:43 pm]

Samsung Adds New Tablet into Lineup to Address New Challenges

Altera to Produce Next-Generation FPGAs at Intel’s Factories. Altera  Intel  Semiconductor  TSMC  FPGA  20nm  14nm  Business
[12:28 pm]

Intel to Produce FPGAs for Altera Using 14nm Process Tech

Intel Introduces One of the World’s Smallest 4G/LTE Multimode-MultiBand Solution. Intel  Infineon  4G/LTE  4G  LTE
[11:28 am]

Intel Launches XMM 7160 4G/LTE Multimode-MultiBand Modem

AMD Launches the AMD FirePro R5000 Remote Graphics Card . AMD  FirePro  GCN  28nm  Sourthern Islands  Pitcairn  Radeon
[10:41 am]

AMD Introduces New Graphics Cards for Data Centers

Intel Announces Clover Trail+ Mobile System-on-Chip for Smartphones and Tablets. Intel  Atom  Clover Trail  Clover Trail+  32nm  Android  Google  ASUS  Lenovo  ZTE
[9:34 am]

Intel Launches Dual-Core Chip for Tablets and Smartphones

LG Electronics Acquires webOS Operating System from Hewlett-Packard. LG  webOS  Palm  HP  Hewlett-Packard  Business  LG Electronics
[7:33 am]

LG Buys webOS from HP to Power Consumer Electronics Devices

OCZ to Unveil ZD-XL Accelerator SSD for SQL Server Database Applications. OCZ  SSD  Vector  Barefoot  Indilinx  NAND  Flash
[3:53 am]

OCZ to Showcase PCI Express-Based Vector SSDs at CeBIT


Sunday, February 24, 2013

Hewlett-Packard Launches $169 Consumer Tablet with Google Android OS. HP  Hewlett-Packard  Android  Google  nvidia  tegra
[6:04 am]

HP Unleashes New Slate7 Consumer Media Tablet

LSI Introduces 16-Core ARM Cortex-A15 Processor for Network Equipment. LSI  Axxia  ARM  Cortex  28nm
[3:56 am]

LSI Axxia 5500 Communication Processors Has 16 ARM Cores

Shipments of Notebooks Expected to Suffer Considerably This Quarter. Quanta  Compal  Wistron  Inventec  Pegatron  Foxconn  Lenovo  HP  Hewlett-Packard  Dell  Acer  Asus  Toshiba  Apple  Sony  Fujitsu
[3:15 am]

Only 35 Million Notebooks to Be Made by Taiwanese Companies in Q1 - Report

Tilera Announces 72-Core Chip with 23MB Cache for Network Devices. Tilera  Gx  Gx72
[2:01 am]

Tilera Proclaims Tile Gx72, the World’s Highest-Performance and Highest-Efficiency Manycore Processor

Samsung Reportedly Chooses to Use Qualcomm Application Processor for Galaxy S IV Smartphone. Samsung  Galaxy  Google  Android  Exynos  Qualcomm  Krait  Adreno  Snapdragon  28nm  TSMC
[1:04 am]

Samsung Decides Not to Utilize Eight-Core Exynos Processor in Galaxy S IV


Saturday, February 23, 2013

Sony to Start Mass Production of PlayStation 4 in Q3 2013 – Report. Sony  Playstation  Orbis  AMD  Jaguar  Radeon  ATI  28nm  Delta  Foxlink  Foxconn  Pegatron
[2:27 am]

Sony Reveals Additional Launch Details of PS4 Game Console

Nvidia Set to Build New Headquarters as It Turns Twenty. Nvidia  Geforce  Quadro  Tesla  Business
[1:08 am]

Nvidia to Build Two Triangle Buildings to Symbolize Corner Stone of Computer Graphics


Friday, February 22, 2013

MIT Develops Chip to Improve Amateur Photographs. MIT
[11:21 pm]

Researchers Develop Chips to Improve Photographs

Flash Memory Cards in Short Supply, Price Increases are Imminent. NAND  Flash  20nm  MLC  TLC  Business  Micron  Samsung  Toshiba  Sandisk
[10:19 pm]

NAND Flash Makers Shift Focus to SSD-Oriented Memory from Flash Memory Cards

Sony to Demonstrate Actual PlayStation 4 Game Console at E3 Trade-Show. Sony  Playstation  Orbis  4K  UHD  AMD  Jaguar  Radeon  ATI  GCN  x86
[7:43 pm]

Sony’s PS4 System Should Become Real by Mid-2013

Microsoft: Business and Personal Persona Computers are 80% the Same. Microsoft  Windows  Windows 8  Windows RT  Business
[7:55 am]

Microsoft Sees Little Technological Difference Between Business and Personal Computers

Sony to Let $0.99 Games for PlayStation 4 to Enter the Market. Sony  Playstation  Orbis  Business
[5:55 am]

Sony Changes Attitude Towards Low-Cost Games for Consoles

Toshiba Cuts Power Consumption of CPU Cache by Up to 85%. Toshiba  SRAM  Semiconductor
[4:25 am]

Toshiba Develops Low Power Technology for Embedded SRAM

John Carmack Endorses Sony PlayStation 4 Architecture. Sony  Playstation  Orbis  AMD  Jaguar  Radeon  ATI  28nm
[3:39 am]

Sony PlayStation 4 Architecture Praised by Legendary Game Developer

Microsoft to Reveal First Official Xbox Next Details in April – Report. Microsoft  Xbox  Durango  AMD  Xbox Next  Jaguar  Radeon  GCN  Sony  Playstation  Orbis
[1:30 am]

Microsoft and Partners Begins Preparations for Xbox Next Event


Thursday, February 21, 2013

Actual Availability Timeframe of PlayStation 4 Remains Uncertain. Sony  PlayStation  Orbis  AMD  Jaguar  Radeon  ATI  28nm
[11:34 pm]

Sony to Start Shipping PS4 This Year, But Will It Ship to U.S. and Europe?

EK WaterBlocks Unleashes GeForce GTX Titan Full-Cover Water Block. EK Water Blocks  EKWB  GeForce  GK110  Nvidia
[7:26 pm]

EKWB Outs First Custom Cooling Solution for GeForce GTX Titan

ZTE to Launch First Smartphones with Nvidia Tegra 4 Inside. Nvidia  Tegra  Icera  ZTE  4G/LTE  ARM  Cortex  GeForce
[1:59 pm]

Nvidia Teams Up with ZTE for 4G/LTE Smartphones

Sony: PlayStation 4 Only Supports 4K Resolution for Video. Sony  Playstation  Orbis  4K  UHD  UHDTV
[1:57 pm]

Sony PS4 Cannot Render Video Games in 4K

Researchers Develop New Magnetic Cooling Technology for Chips.
[1:54 pm]

New Magnetic Cooling Tech to Have Lower Environmental Impact

Google Unleashes Pixel: The Most Advanced Chromebook Ever. Google  Chrome  Pixel  Chromebook  Android  Apple  Intel  Ivy Bridge  Core
[1:35 pm]

Google Confirms Premium Pixel Chromebook with Retina-Class Display

AMD Discloses More Details About Sony PS4 System-on-Chip. AMD  PlayStation  Orbis  Sony  Fusion  Jaguar  RAdeon  ATI  GCN  28nm  Sourthern Islands  Sea Islands
[12:34 pm]

AMD Explains PlayStation 4 Semi-Custom APU

Linaro to Accelerate Linux Development for ARM Servers. Linaro  Linux  ARM  AppliedMicro  Enea  Freescale  LSI  MontaVista  Nokia Siemens Networks  Texas Instruments  TI
[12:01 pm]

Linaro to Deliver Initial Linux Builds for ARM Servers in 1H 2013

Qualcomm Unveils First Front-End Global 4G/LTE Solution. Qualcomm  4G/LTE
[11:36 am]

Qualcomm Rolls-Out RF360 4G/LTE Solution


Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Sony: PlayStation 4 Will Not Block Used Games. Sony  PlayStation  Orbis
[1:56 pm]

Sony PS4 to Support Second-Hand Games

Falcon Northwest Installs World’s Fastest Single-GPU Graphics Card into Small Form-Factor PC. GK110  Tiki  Falcon Northwest  Intel  Core  Ivy Bridge  Nvidia  Geforce  Kepler
[1:55 pm]

Falcon Northwest Introduces World’s Highest-Performing SFF Gaming PC

Sony PlayStation 4 to Enable Cross-Platform Features with Mobile Gadgets. Sony  PlayStation  Orbis  Vita  iOS  Android  Apple  Google
[1:53 pm]

Apple iOS and Google Android Devices to Act Like Second-Screen for PS4

Sony Confirms Lack of Rambus Memory Inside PlayStation 4. Sony  Playstation  Rambus  XDR  GDDR  RDRAM  Samsung  Elpida  Micron  Hynix
[1:52 pm]

Sony Sticks to Industry-Standard GDDR5, Throws XDR Away from PS4

Sony Unveils DualShock 4 Gamepad, PlayStation 4 Eye Sensor. Sony  PlayStation  Orbis  DualShock  PlayStation Eye
[1:34 pm]

Sony Unwarps Controllers for PlayStation 4 Game Console

Gigabyte Introduces Thin Mini-ITX Mainboards. Gigabyte  Intel  Sandy Bridge  Ivy Bridge  Core  mini-ITX
[12:45 pm]

Gigabyte Debuts Thin Mainboards for All-in-One PCs

Sony Formally Announces PlayStation 4, Proclaims the Most Powerful Game Console Ever [UPDATED]. Sony  Playstation  Orbis
[5:18 am]

Sony’s PlayStation Enters Its Third Decade with the Fourth-Generation Console and New Approach to Gaming

AMD to Showcase Fusion “Temash”-Based Tablets, Convertibles with Turbo Dock Technology. AMD  Fusion  Temash  28nm  Jaguar  Radeon
[4:24 am]

AMD to Demo Temash-Based Devices at MWC Next Week


Tuesday, February 19, 2013

LSI Licenses Various Technologies from Rambus. Rambus  LSI  Business
[1:59 pm]

LSI Signs License Agreement with Rambus

Canonical Unveils Ubuntu Linux for Media Tablets. Linux  Ubuntu  Google  Nexus  Linaro
[1:57 pm]

Ubuntu Linux Now Available for Tablets

Enthusiast PC Maker Preps Gaming PC with Liquid-Cooled 4-Way SLI GeForce GTX Titan. Origin  Nvidia  GeForce  GK110  28nm  Kepler  Genesis  Big O
[12:41 pm]

Origin Readies Liquid-Cooled Quad-SLI Systems with GeForce GTX Titan

Google Plans Own Retail Stores to Sell Premium Hardware. Google  Android  Chrome  Business  Samsung  Apple  ASUS  Galaxy  Galaxy Tab  Nexus  LG  LG Electronics  Google Glass
[11:41 am]

Internet Company Mulls Offline Stores to Boost Online Business

Marvell’s New Quad-Core SoC Enables Truly Global Smartphones. Marvell  ARM  Cortex  3G  3.5G
[10:19 am]

Marvell Introduces Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A7 SoC with Support for All 3G Standards

Apple Readies MacBook Air Notebooks with Retina Screen. Apple  macbook  MacBook Air  Haswell  Intel  Core  32nm
[9:40 am]

Apple Reportedly Plans to Introduce MacBook Air with Retina in Q3 2013

OCZ Updates Vertex 3 SSDs with 20nm NAND Flash. OCZ  SSD  Vertex  SandForce  20nm  NAND  Flash
[7:31 am]

OCZ Updates Vertex 3 SSDs with 20nm NAND Flash

Nvidia Introduces Its First Tegra Mobile Processor with Integrated Baseband Capabilities. Nvidia  Tegra  Grey  ARM  Cortex  28nm  Icera  4G/LTE
[4:39 am]

Nvidia Debuts Tegra 4i SoC with Built-In 4G/LTE Modem

LG’s New Convertible Tablet Weds Intel Core i5 with 4G/LTE. LG  LG Electronics  Intel  Core  Ivy Bridge  4G/LTE  4G  LTE
[12:35 am]

LG to Showcase Innovative Convertible Tablet at MWC


Monday, February 18, 2013

Nvidia Unleashes Titan: GeForce GTX Graphics Cards Formally Launched. Nvidia  Geforce  Kepler  GK110  28nm
[9:56 pm]

Nvidia GeForce GTX Titan Delivers Highest Single-Chip Graphics Performance Thanks to World’s Largest GPU

LG Reveals Optimus G Pro Smartphone with FullHD IPS Display. LG  LG Electronics  Android  Google  Qualcomm  Snapdragon  28nm  Krait
[1:50 pm]

LG’s Optimus G Pro Debuts, Set to Take on Samsung’s Galaxy Note

Samsung’s Enterprise Mobile Platform to Challenge BlackBerry – Report. Samsung  Android  BlackBerry  RIM  Galaxy
[1:45 pm]

Samsung to Offer Rival for BlackBerry at Mobile World Congress

Seagate Reveals Business Storage NAS Series for Small Businesses. Seagate  NAS  USM
[1:43 pm]

Seagate Debuts Business-Oriented NAS with USM Slot for Hard Drives

Crytek: Next-Generation Game Consoles Will Fall Behind PCs. Microsoft  Sony  Xbox  Playstation  Durango  Orbis  AMD  ATI  Jaguar  Radeon  x86  GCN
[1:16 pm]

Microsoft Xbox Next and Sony PlayStation 4 to Be Less Capable than PCs, Says Cevat Yerli

MicroStar Set to Launch “G” Mainboard Family for Gamers. MSI  ASUS  Asrock  Qualcomm  Qualcomm Atheros  Killer  ROG  Fatal1ty  Intel  AMD
[12:23 pm]

MSI to Compete Against Asus’ Republic of Gamers with Own Series of Advanced Motherboards

Sony Cuts PlayStation Vita Prices in Japan, Makes 3G Option Free. Sony  PlayStation  Vita  3G
[6:24 am]

Sony Eliminates Price Difference Between 3G and Wi-Fi PS Vita Models in Japan

Bill Gates Not Satisfied with Innovations at Microsoft. Microsoft  Windows Phone  Windows Phone 8  Windows 8  Windows  Windows Mobile
[4:35 am]

Microsoft Co-Founder Considers Windows Mobile, Windows Phone Mistakes


Sunday, February 17, 2013

Sony PlayStation 4: New Liberal Approach to Development, Multi-Core x86, Massive Memory Bandwidth, Cloud Technologies, 4K Video [UPDATED]. Sony  Playstation  Orbis  4K  UHD  UHDTV  AMD  ATI  Radeon  Southern Islands  Sea Islands  GCN  28nm  Jaguar  x86  Blu-ray
[11:06 pm]

Sony’s Next-Gen Approach to Hardcore Gaming: Here Is What We Know So Far

Intel’s Israeli Fab Looking Forward to Make 10nm Chips. Intel  Semiconductor  10nm  14nm  EUV  300mm  450mm
[1:08 pm]

Intel’s Post-14nm Future Begins to Take Shape

Consolidation on Solid-State Drive Market Is Inevitable – Chief Exec of OCZ. OCZ  SSD  NAND  Flash  Business  HDD  Seagate  Micron
[12:41 am]

OCZ Technology: Acquisition Is Still a Strategic Option for Us


Saturday, February 16, 2013

U.S. Sales of Nintendo Wii U Drop to Catastrophic Levels in January. Nintendo  Wii U  NPD  Wii  Playstation  Xbox
[1:45 pm]

Microsoft Xbox 360 Remains Best-Selling Console in the U.S.


Friday, February 15, 2013

OCZ Technology Will Continue to Use Third-Party SSD Controllers. OCZ  SSD  Indilinx  Barefoot  Vector  NAND  Flash  Marvell  Kilimanjaro
[7:19 pm]

OCZ: Our Next-Generation Own-Brand Controller to Be Enterprise-Focused

Apple Hires Engineers to Bring “Next-Generation Features” to Apple TV. Apple  iTV  Apple TV  iOS  HDTV
[1:22 pm]

As Apple’s iTV is Getting Nearer, Apple Continues to Improve STB

Flextronics Upgrades Prototyping Facility for Silicon Valley Customers. Flextronics  Apple  Google  Microsoft
[1:05 pm]

Flextronics Enhances U.S. Trial Production Facility

Qualcomm’s Quick Charge Technology Speeds Up Charging by 40%. Qualcomm  Snapdragon  Asus  HTC  Nokia  Samsung  LG  Google  Android
[4:24 am]

Qualcomm Introduces Already Available Technology

AMD Changes Radeon Graphics Roadmap, Delays New Product Launches Till Late 2013. AMD  ATI  Radeon  Southern Islands  Sea Islands  GCN  20nm  28nm  TSMC
[2:48 am]

AMD to Focus on Radeon HD 7000 Family for Remainder of 2013, Sea Islands Due Late This Year

Samsung Plans to Sell 100 Million Galaxy S IV Smartphones. Samsung  Galaxy  Android  Google
[1:21 am]

Samsung Sets Aggressive Plan for Next-Generation Flagship Smartphone


Thursday, February 14, 2013

Outsourced Manufacturing Will Bring Over $404 Billion in Revenue This Year. Business  Foxconn  Flextronics  Wistron  Quanta  Arima
[1:59 pm]

Electronics Contract Manufacturing Business Set for 4% - 5% Growth in 2013

Western Digital Announces External Hard Drive with DVR Functionality. WD  Western Digital  MyBook  MyBook AV-TV
[1:59 pm]

Western Digital Introduces WD MyBook AV-TV External Hard Drive

Researchers Develop Low-Cost Passivation Method, Polymer Coating for Silicon Wafers. Semiconductor  300mm  450mm
[1:58 pm]

Scientists Find Another Way to Make Silicon Wafers Cheaper

Ex-AMD Boss Hector Ruiz: Spinning-Off the Manufacturing Facilities Was Crucial for AMD’s Survival. AMD  ATI  Nvidia  Intel  Business
[1:57 pm]

Hector Ruiz Reveals the Story of His Days at AMD in New Book

Photo of Sony PlayStation 4 Development Kit Implies on Kinect-Like Sensors. Sony  Playstation  Kinect  Orbis  Microsoft  Odin  Omni
[1:42 pm]

Sony PlayStation 4 Development Kit Features Curious Sensors

Apple Unlikely to Acquire Large Companies. Apple  iPhone  iPad  Mac  Macintosh  Macbook  iOS  Mac OS  ARM
[12:32 pm]

Apple Set to Continue Making Acquisitions

Sony PlayStation 4 Controller with TouchScreen Pictured. Sony  Playstation  Orbis  Odin  Omni  Blu-ray  4K  UHD
[6:43 am]

First Photo of Sony PlayStation 4 Controller Leaks to Web

Micron Debuts Industry's Smallest 128Gb NAND Flash Chip. Micron  TLC  NAND  Flash  20nm  128Gb
[4:40 am]

Micron Introduces 128Gb TLC NAND Flash Chip

First Nokia Lumia Media Tablet Gets Pictured. Nokia  Windows 8  Windows RT  Microsoft  Windows Phone
[3:49 am]

Nokia Accidentally Displays Media Tablet at Event

Valve Software Begins Linux Gaming Revolution: Steam for Linux Available. Valve Software  Steam  Linux  Ubuntu
[2:30 am]

Valve Moves a Step Closer to Steam Box, Releases Steam for Ubuntu


Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Microsoft: Windows Phone Is Finally Gaining Traction. microsoft  windows phone  windows phone 8  windows 8  windows  xbox
[1:59 pm]

Microsoft Sees Windows 8 Helping Windows Phone to Gain Market Share

Sony: Console Games on Mobile Devices Will Not Provide Decent Experience. Sony  Playstation  Vita  ASUS  Transformer  HTC  WikiPad
[1:57 pm]

Sony’s Initiative to Port PlayStation Video Games to New Devices Faced Too Many Difficulties

BlueStacks Releases Android Emulator for Microsoft Surface Pro Tablet. BlueStacks  Android  Windows 8  Windows  Microsoft  Windows RT
[1:56 pm]

BlueStacks Enables 750 Thousand Android Apps on Microsoft Surface Pro Tablet

Valve Software Lays Off 25 Developers, Leaves Major Plans Unchanged. Valve Software  Steam  Linux
[1:55 pm]

Valve Continues to Have Massive Ambitions Despite Layoffs

Hewlett-Packard Preps Android-Based Media Tablets with Nvidia Tegra Inside – Report. HP  Hewlett-Packard  Nvidia  Android  Tegra  Wayne  webOS  TouchPad
[1:17 pm]

HP to Adopt Google Android Platform to Catch-Up with Apple, Acer, Lenovo and Samsung

Nvidia to Start Shipping Tegra 4 Application Processors in July. Nvidia  Tegra  Wayne  4G/LTE  Geforce  ARM  Cortex
[12:41 pm]

Nvidia to Ship Tegra 4 SoC, Shield Gaming Console in July

Nvidia to Speed Up Launch of GeForce GTX Titan – Reports. Nvidia  Geforce  Kepler  GK110  28nm
[5:12 am]

Nvidia Preps Army of 10000 GeForce GTX Titans to Conquer the World

Imagination Completes Acquisition of MIPS. MIPS  PowerVR  Imagination  Imagination Technologies  Business
[4:23 am]

MIPS Ceases to Exist as Independent Company

Intel Hires Head Hunting Firm to Find New Chief Exec Outside the Company. Intel  Business
[3:15 am]

Intel to Consider Both Internal and External Candidates for CEO Post

Apple’s MacBook Pro Notebooks with Retina Displays Get Upgraded, Discounted. Apple  macbook  OS X  Mac OS  Intel  Ivy Bridge  Nvidia  Kepler  Geforce
[12:59 am]

Apple Discounts MacBook Pro 13” with Retina Display, Upgrades MacBook Pro 15” with Retina Screen


Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Dell Announces Ultra-Wide Display, New Monitors with PremierColor. Dell  UltraSharp
[1:59 pm]

Dell Adds 12-Bit Displays to Lineup, Launches Its First 21:9 Monitor

Asus Unleashes Cost-Efficient 10” Media Tablet. ASUS  MeMo Pad  Google  Android  Nexus  Nvidia  Tegra
[1:58 pm]

Asustek’s MeMo Pad Smart 10.1” with Tegra 3 to Cost $299

Limited Supply of Touchscreens and Ultra-Thin Panels to Impact Ultra-Slim PC Availability. Microsoft  Windows 8  Intel  Haswell  Core
[1:56 pm]

Ultrabooks with Touchscreens May Face Tight Supply of Components

Intel Confirms Plans to Launch Own Internet TV Service for Living Room and Mobile Devices This Year. Intel  HDTV  Apple  Microsoft  Google  Google TV  Apple TV
[1:46 pm]

Intel Internet TV Service to Wed Live TV, On-Demand TV and Rentals

HP Reveals World’s Fastest Desktop Color Printer. HP  Hewlett-Packard  Deskjet
[1:01 pm]

HP Celebrates 25th Anniversary of HP Deskjet Printers

Corsair Acquires Simple Audio Networked Audio Company. Corsair  Simple Audio  Business
[12:13 pm]

Corsair Expands Audio Business with Simple Audio Acquisition

Sales of Microsoft Xbox 360 Hit 76 Million Units. Xbox  Microsoft  Business
[3:58 am]

Xbox 360 Outsells Predecessor by Three Times

Western Digital Introduces WD TV Play Set-Top-Box. Western Digital  WD
[3:02 am]

WD Launches WD TV Play Set-Top-Box

Intel’s New SSD Cache Software for Datacenters to Breathe New Life into HDD Storage Systems. Intel  SSD  HDD
[2:32 am]

Intel Debuts Cache Acceleration Software Intel SSD Data Center Family

Vertu Launches Its First Smartphone with Android Operating System. Vertu  Android  Google  Qualcomm  Snapdragon  28nm  Nokia
[12:02 am]

Former Nokia’s Luxury Division Chooses Android Over Windows Phone for New $10 000 Smartphone


Monday, February 11, 2013

Dell Faces Opposition to Privatization Plan. Dell  Silver Lake  Microsoft  Business
[1:58 pm]

Large Shareholder Wants to Get More Money for Dell’s Stock

Nvidia Provides Gamers Free-to-Play Games Credits with Graphics Cards Purchases. Nvidia  geforce  business  amd  radeon
[1:56 pm]

Nvidia to Bundle Up to $150 Worth F2P Credits with Graphics Cards

Valve Software Boss Expects PC-to-TV Streaming of Video Games to Become Standard Feature. Valve Software  Steam
[1:54 pm]

No Need for Game Consoles: Future TVs to Stream Video Games from Local Desktop PCs

Nokia Dominates Sales of Windows Phone Smartphones. Nokia  Microsoft  Windows Phone  Windows Phone 8  Lumia  Samsung  HTC
[1:36 pm]

Nokia Commands 78% Share of Windows Phone 8 Smartphones

Microsoft Xbox Next to Require Always-On Kinect Sensor. Microsoft  Xbox  Xbox Next  Durango  Kinect  Loop
[12:43 pm]

Kinect Set to Become Mandatory Component of Xbox “Durango”


Sunday, February 10, 2013

Intel Delays Unification of Itanium and Xeon Platforms. Intel  Itanium  IA64  Xeon  Kittson  Poulson  HP  Integrity  Superdome  HP-UX  Hewlett-Packard
[10:01 pm]

Intel Itanium “Kittson” to Be Made Using 32nm Process, Fit into Current Sockets

Apple Experimenting with Smart Watch Gadgets – Reports. apple  iphone  ipad  ios  ipod  Mac  Macintosh
[7:29 pm]

Apple Tests Wristwatch-Like Devices, Media Reports Claim


Friday, February 8, 2013

Google Possibly Readies “Pixel” Notebook with Retina-Class Multi-Touch Display, Chrome OS. Google  Chrome  Pixel  Chromebook  Android  Apple
[7:13 am]

Viral Video Allegedly Hints Google Chromebook with Retina-Class Display

Nintendo to Integrate Platform Architectures of Future Consoles. Nintendo  Wii  Wii U  3DS  DS
[5:48 am]

Nintendo to Unify Software Stack, Tools for Home and Portable Game Consoles

Shipments of Micro-Servers to Triple This Year – Researchers. x86  ARM  Intel  AMD  Dell  HP  Quanta  Wistron  Calxeda  Samsung  ARMv8  Applied Micro  Cavium  Marvell  Nvidia  Qualcomm  SeaMicro  Copper  Moonshot
[5:35 am]

Mobile and Cloud Computing to Skyrocket Micro-Server Sales

Activision Blizzard Expects Development Costs for Next-Gen Consoles to Rise. Activision Blizzard  Sony  Microsoft  Nintendo  Wii U  Xbox  Xbox Next  Playstation  Orbis  Durango  Loop
[2:40 am]

Due to “Unique Capabilities” of PlayStation 4 and Xbox Next Development Costs Will Rive – Activision Blizzard


Thursday, February 7, 2013

Scientists Develop Iridescence-Based Color High-Res Displays.
[1:59 pm]

Nanogrooves Could Be Basis for Next-Gen Low-Power Color Displays

Fujitsu and Panasonic to Form a New Chip Designer. Fujitsu  Panasonic  TSMC  Semiconductor
[1:55 pm]

Fujitsu and TSMC to Form a New Foundry Company

Qnap Introduces Multi-Bay SMB NAS with XBMC Support. QNAP  Intel  Atom  Saltwell  32nm  NAS
[1:53 pm]

Qnap’s Mid-Level NAS Devices Support XBMC

AMD to Focus on Radeon HD 7000 “For Quite Some Time”. AMD  ATI  Radeon  Southern Islands  Solar System  Oland  Bonaire  Hainan  Curacao  Aruba  Mars  Sun  Neptune  Venus  28nm
[1:50 pm]

AMD Likely to Refresh Desktop Product Line in Q2 2013

Thin and Thinner: Belkin and Logitech Introduce Ultra-Thin Keyboards for Apple iPad Mini. Apple  iPad  Logitech  Belkin
[1:49 pm]

Belkin and Logitech Help to Transform iPad Mini into Ultra-Thin Notebook

Rambus to Help GlobalFoundries' Clients to Quickly Transit to 14nm-XM FinFET Tech. Globalfoundries  14nm  14nm-XM  28nm  Semiconductor  20nm  Rambus
[1:41 pm]

Rambus to Design Silicon-Proven Memory and Interface Blocks for 14nm-XM FinFET Tech

Toshiba Samples Industry's First Embedded NAND Flash Memory with 2.9Gb/s UFS Interface. Toshiba  UFS  JEDEC  NAND  Flash
[1:07 pm]

Toshiba Readies First NAND Flash Memory with High-Speed UFS Interface

Micron and TE Connectivity Unveils Memory Modules for Ultrabooks. Micron  CE Connectivity  DDR3  DRAM
[12:44 pm]

Micron Reveals Single-Sided DDR3 Modules

Microsoft Xbox Next to Feature New Kinect Hardware, Intelligent Speech Recognition. Microsoft  Xbox  Xbox Next  Durango  Loop
[12:15 pm]

Next-Gen Xbox and Kinect to Support Better Sensors, Siri-Like Technology

Evidence Mounts About Single-Chip GeForce GTX Titan: First Picture and Another Benchmark Result. Nvidia  Geforce  GK110  28nm  Kepler
[11:22 am]

A New Benchmark Result Points to Performance-Breakthrough with GeForce GTX Titan

Sony PlayStation 4 “Orbis” May Cost Between $399 and $499 at Launch – Report. Sony  PlayStation  Orbis  Omni  Odin  Blu-ray  4K  UHD
[9:50 am]

Sony PlayStation 4 May End Up as Pretty Expensive Thing


Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Asustor Unveils Intel Atom Based Enterprise-Level Rackmount NAS. Intel  Atom  Saltwell  32nm  NAS  Asustor
[1:59 pm]

Asustor Supercharges Enterprise-Level Rackmount NAS with New Atom Processor

Ultra High-Definition HEVC Video Codec to Bring HD Video to Portables First. HEVC  H.265  MPEG  UHD  UHDTV  Super Hi-vision  4K  3G  4G  LTE  4G/LTE
[1:50 pm]

4K Video Can Wait, HEVC to Bring 1080p to Smartphones and Tablets

Nintendo Doubts Prospects of Cloud Game Streaming in Short-Term Future. Nintendo  Wii U  3DS  Sony  Gaikai  PlayStation  Wii
[1:45 pm]

Nintendo Remains Skeptical About Cloud Game Streaming Prospects

Linux Is Not the Right Platform for Video Games, Says John Carmack. id Software  Linux  Zenimax  Windows  Apple  Microsoft  Mac OS
[1:39 pm]

Video Game Guru Debunks Linux as Entertainment Platform

Carly Fiorina: PC Is Not Dead, But PC Makers Need to Consolidate. HP  Hewlett-Packard  Dell  Business  Lenovo  Asustek  Apple  Asus  iPad
[1:18 pm]

Former HP Chief Exec Muses Combination of Dell’s and HP’s PC Businesses

Nokia Considers Both 7”- and 10”-Class Media Tablets. Nokia  Windows 8  Windows RT  Microsoft
[12:27 pm]

Nokia Continues to Talk About Media Tablets

New Apple Mac Pro High-End Desktop Due This Spring – Report. Apple  Mac Pro  Mac  Macintosh  Mac OS  Intel  Xeon  Ivy Bridge-EP
[11:33 am]

Apple’s Long-Awaited Refresh of Mac Pro Is Getting Closer

Microsoft Xbox Next to Be Incompatible with Pre-Owned Games. Microsoft  Xbox  Xbox Next  Loop  Durango  Blu-ray
[4:50 am]

Microsoft to Distribute Games for Xbox Next on 50GB Blu-Ray Discs

OCZ Bundles Free FarCry 3 Game with Latest Solid-State Drives. OCZ  Vector  Barefoot  Indilinx  SSD  NAND  Flash  FarCry
[4:07 am]

OCZ Gives Away FarCry 3 with Vector SSDs

Commodity Memory Price Increase Continues: 4GB DDR Module Now Costs $18. DRAM  Business  DDR2  DDR3  Samsung  SK Hynix  Micron  Elpida  Powerchip Semiconductor  Inotera  Nanya
[3:27 am]

Price of 4GB Memory Module Increases 11% in One Month


Tuesday, February 5, 2013

GlobalFoundries Teams Up with Cyclos to Speed Up ARM Cortex-A15 Designs. GlobalFoundries  Cyclos  ARM  Cortex  28nm
[8:18 pm]

Customers of GlobalFoundries Will Be Able to Add Resonant Clock Mesh to 28nm ARM Chips

ARM-Based Servers Exceed Expectations - Company. ARM  ARMv8  Cortex  AMD  Applied Micro  Cavium  Calxeda  Marvell  Nvidia  Samsung  Qualcomm  Dell  HP  Quanta  SeaMicro  Copper  Moonshot
[1:59 pm]

ARM: ARMv8 Servers on Track for 2014

Microsoft Welcomes Dell’s Privatization, Expects Continuous Collaboration. Microsoft  Dell  Business  Silver Lake
[1:55 pm]

Microsoft Supports Dells Privatization with $2 Billion

AMD’s Microprocessor Refresh Schedule Gets Published. AMD  Kabini  Fusion  Richland  ATI  Radeon  Piledriver  Jaguar  Vishera
[1:50 pm]

AMD’s New Richland, Kabini and FX Chips Launch Dates Revealed

GlobalFoundries: 14nm-XM Process Tech Two Times More Power-Efficient Than 28nm. Globalfoundries  ARM  14nm  14nm-XM  28nm  Semiconductor  Cortex
[1:49 pm]

Preliminary Results Show Significant Declines in Power Consumption of 14nm-XM Chips

Hewlett-Packard’s Board Mulling to Break Up the Company. HP  Hewlett-Packard  Business
[12:56 pm]

HP Directors Want to Break Up the Company

Detailed Specifications of Microsoft Xbox Next GPU Emerge on the Web. Xbox  Durango  Loop  Xbox Next  Microsoft  Pitcairn
[12:23 pm]

Specs of Presumable Xbox Next GPU Point to Radeon HD 7700-Class Performance

Hewlett-Packard Condemns Dell for Going Private. Dell  HP  Hewlett-Packard  Silver Lake  Microsoft  Business
[10:38 am]

HP: Dell Has Tough Road Ahead, Bad for Customers

AMD Develops New Overdrive 6 Dynamic Overclocking Technology for Graphics Cards. AMD  ATI  Radeon  Sea Islands  28nm
[10:05 am]

AMD Radeon HD 8000 Could Feature More Sophisticated Overclocking Technology

G.Skill Unleashes Memory Kit for Extreme Workstations. G.Skill  Trident  DDR3  Trident X
[9:01 am]

G.Skill Starts to Ship 32GB DDR3 Kit with 2.80GHz Clock-Speed

Michael Dell Teams Up with Silver Lake and Microsoft for Dell Buyout. Dell  Microsoft  Sliver Lake  Business
[8:25 am]

Dell to Become Private Company in Record $24.4 Billion Transaction


Monday, February 4, 2013

New Operating System and Smartphones Boost BlackBerry’s Chances for Comeback - Analysts. BlackBerry  RIM  Android  iOS  Google  Apple
[1:58 pm]

BlackBerry Enters the Final Batter with the Release of BB10 Platform

Futuremark Reveals New 3DMark Suite for Windows Platforms . Futuremark  3DMark  Windows  Windows 8  Windows RT  Android  iOS  Google  Nvidia  AMD  Intel  Geforce  Radeon  Core  FX
[1:56 pm]

Futuremark Delays Platform-Wide 3DMark, Launches PC Version

IBM Wants to Make Proprietary Power Servers More Affordable. ibm  power  intel  itanium  xeon  hp  integrity  superdome  oracle  unix
[1:54 pm]

IBM to Introduce Low-Cost Power Servers

Global Adoption of Microsoft Windows 8 Climbs to 2.26% in January – Report. Microsoft  Windows  Windows 8  Windows RT  Apple  MAc OS
[1:52 pm]

Microsoft Windows 8 Begins Its Road to Mass Adoption

AMD to Bundle Free Crysis 3, BioShock Infinite and Tomb Raider with Select Graphics Cards. AMD  Radeon  GCN  Southern Islands  ATI
[12:52 pm]

AMD to Provide Up to Six Free Games with New “Never Settle: Reloaded” Campaign

Hard Disk Drive Market Revenue Set to Decline This Year. HDD  Business  Seagate  WD  Western Digital  Toshiba  HGST
[11:56 am]

HDDs to Continue Dominating PC Storage Market

Acer and Intel Introduce Liquid C1 Smartphone with Atom. Acer  x86  Atom  Intel  Lexington
[8:24 am]

Acer Launches Smartphone Based on Inexpensive x86 Platform

Hewlett-Packard Officially Unveils Pavilion 14 Chromebook. HP  Google  Chrome  Chromebook  Intel  Celeron
[6:23 am]

HP Starts to Sell Google Chrome-Based Laptop with 14” Display


Friday, February 1, 2013

Apple Set to Stop Selling High-End Mac Pro Desktop in Europe - Report. Apple  Mac  Macintosh  Mac Pro  Mac OS
[1:50 pm]

Apple’s Mac Pro Does Not Meet European Requirements Safety Standards

EC Recognizes Graphene As Next Big Thing, Hands Nokia €1 Billion on Commercialization. Nokia  Business  Graphene
[6:57 am]

World’s Lightest and Strongest Material Brings Nokia €1 Billion

Electronic Arts: We Are Investing Heavily into Games for PlayStation 4, Xbox Next. Electronic Arts  Xbox  Microsoft  Loop  Durango  Wii U  Nintendo  Sony  Playstation  Orbis  Odin  Omni
[4:36 am]

EA Expects Next-Generation PlayStation and Xbox to Drive Sales, Not Excited with Nintendo Wii U

VESA’s New DisplayPort Dual-Mode Standard Enables 4K DisplayPort-to-HDMI Output. DisplayPort  HDMI  4K  UHD  UHDTV
[2:12 am]

DisplayPort Dual-Mode Standard 1.1 Enables Full Support for All HDMI 1.4 Modes