News Archive

November, 2014
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Tuesday, January 28, 2014

Lenovo to Acquire Motorola Mobility, Set to Become World’s No. 3 Smartphone Vendor. Lenovo  Motorola  Motorola Mobility  Business
[10:04 pm]

Lenovo Set to Challenge Apple and Samsung

Amazon Readies Its Own Video Game Console – Report. Amazon  Kindle  Kindle Fire  Android  Google  Qualcomm  Snapdragon  Microsoft  Xbox  Playstation  Sony  Nintendo  Wii  Wii U
[1:58 pm]

Amazon to Rival Microsoft, Sony and Nintendo

Worldwide Smartphone Shipments Top One Billion Units in 2013 – IDC. Apple  Samsung  iPhone  Galaxy  iOS  Android  Nokia  Huawei  LG  Lenovo
[1:42 pm]

Samsung and Apple Remain Top Smartphone Vendors

Microsoft May Boost Xbox One’s GPU Performance by 8% - 10% - Report. Microsoft  Xbox One  Xbox  AMD  Radeon  GCN
[5:06 am]

Microsoft to Cease Reserving GPU Horsepower for Kinect

Lenovo Reorganizes Itself into Four Business Groups. Lenovo  ThinkPad  Ideapad  Business
[3:41 am]

Lenovo Reorgs After Taking Over x86 Server Business from IBM


Monday, January 27, 2014

Foxconn to Expand Manufacturing in the U.S. Foxconn  Apple  HP  Dell  Hon Hai Precision  Business  Microsoft  Amazon
[1:43 pm]

Foxconn to Open New Facilities in the USA


Sunday, January 26, 2014

Seagate Vows to Introduce 6TB Hard Drive in April. Seagate  HDD  WD  HGST  Western Digital
[6:39 pm]

Seagate to Fight HGST’s Helium-Filled HDDs

Samsung and Google Sign Global Patent License Agreement. Samsung  Google  Android  Business
[6:31 pm]

Samsung and Google Ink Cross-License Pact

Qualcomm Is Working on Eight-Core 64-Bit System-on-Chip. Qualcomm  Snapdragon  ARM  Adreno  ARMv8  Krait  Apple  Cyclone  Nvidia  Tegra  Kepler
[6:23 pm]

Qualcomm Readies Many-Core 64-Bit Processor


Friday, January 24, 2014

Shipments of Xbox One Total 3.9 Million Units. Microsoft  Xbox One  Xbox  Durango
[9:16 am]

Xbox One Still Lags Behind PlayStation 4

Apple and Samsung Remain Top Semiconductor Buyers in 2013. Apple  Samsung  HP  Lenovo  Cisco  Sony  Huawei Technologies  Panasonic  Toshiba  Semiconductor
[9:08 am]

Apple, Samsung Remained Top Chip Buyers in 2013

Sales of Microsoft Surface Double Quarter-over-Quarter. Microsoft  Surface  Windows RT  Windows 8  Windows  Intel  Nvidia
[5:34 am]

Microsoft Increases Shipments of Surface Tablets


Thursday, January 23, 2014

Lenovo to Acquire IBM’s x86 Server Business. Lenovo  IBM  x86
[11:46 am]

Lenovo to Take Over x86 Server Biz from IBM

Folded Space Announces Deep Color Content Encoding for HD and UHD/4K Displays. 4K  UHD  UHDTV  Folded Space  Blu-ray
[11:39 am]

Folded Space Develops Video Encoding Tech That Supports 12-Bit Per Color

Qualcomm Acquires Mobile OS-Related Patents from Hewlett-Packard. Qualcomm  HP  Hewlett-Packard  iPaq  Bitfone  Compaq  webOS  Palm
[11:32 am]

Qualcomm Buys Bitfone, iPaq and Palm Patents from HP


Wednesday, January 22, 2014

AMD Launches First Two Opteron “Warsaw” Processors. AMD  Opteron  Piledriver  32nm  Bulldozer
[1:59 pm]

AMD Introduces New Energy-Efficient Server Chips

Nvidia Readies Dual-Chip Flagship Graphics Card with Two GK110 GPUs. Nvidia  Kepler  Geforce  Quadro  Tesla
[1:51 pm]

Nvidia’s GeForce GTX 790 Set to Become World’s Highest-Performing Graphics Card

Apple Postpones Shipments of Mac Pro to March. Apple  Mac Pro  Macintosh  Mac OS  Intel  Xeon  AMD  FirePro
[1:20 pm]

Apple Cannot Fulfill Demand for Latest Workstations

AMD: Mullins and Beema Will Beat Intel Atom “Bay Trail”. AMD  Mullins  Beema  Fusion  28nm  Puma  GCN  Radeon  Bay Trail  Atom  Intel  Android  Windows  Microsoft
[1:10 pm]

AMD Describes Competitive Advantages of Next-Gen Ultra-Low-Power APUs

OCZ Storage Solution Roll’s Out New Vertex 460 SSD Line. OCZ  SSD  Vertex  Toshiba  19nm  MLC  NAND  Flash
[1:00 pm]

OCZ’s Vertex 460 SSDs Use 19nm NAND Flash, Bigfoot 3 M10 Controller


Tuesday, January 21, 2014

Researchers Discover Natural 3D Counterpart to Graphene. Graphene  Semiconductor
[1:50 pm]

Researchers of Advanced Light Source Find New Form of Quantum Matter

Thank You, Consoles: AMD’s Posts Good Results Amid Drop of Microprocessor Sales. AMD  Xbox One  Playstation  4  Radeon  GCN  FX  Fusion  Bulldozer  Temash  Kabini  Piledriver  Orochi  Zambezi  Trinity  Llano  Brazos  Kaveri  Business
[1:40 pm]

Game Consoles Help AMD to Boost Sales Amid Declining Shipments of Microprocessors

Toshiba Completes Acquisition of OCZ Technology Group’s SSD Assets. Toshiba  OCZ  MLC  SLC  SSD  NAND  Flash  Business
[1:14 pm]

OCZ Becomes OCZ Storage Solutions

Microsoft Might Launch Windows 9 “Threshold” This November – Rumour. Microsoft  Threshold  Windows  Windows 9  Windows 8  ARM  x86
[1:08 pm]

Microsoft Rumoured to RTM Windows 9 in Late October

Intel Sells OnCue Cloud TV Division to Verizon. Intel  Verizon  HDTV  OnCue
[1:00 pm]

Verizon Acquires Cloud TV Service from Intel


Monday, January 20, 2014

Dell and Lenovo In Talks to Buy x86 Server Business from IBM. IBM  Dell  Lenovo  x86  Intel  Xeon
[1:55 pm]

IBM Again Looking Forward to Get Rid of Low-End Server Unit

Intel on Track with “Broadwell” Production in Q1 – Company. Intel  Core  Broadwell  14nm  Haswell
[1:31 pm]

Chipmaker to Initiate 14nm Manufacturing This Quarter

SK Telecom Develops 4G/LTE-A Wireless Broadband Technology with 300Mb/s Transfer Speed. SK Telecom  4G  LTE  4G/LTE  4G/LTE-A
[1:13 pm]

SK Telecom Develops 4G/LTE-Advanced 3 Band Carrier Aggregation

BDA Is Developing 4K/UHD Blu-Ray Specification. Blu-ray  4K  UHD  UHDTV  BDXL  Samsung
[1:03 pm]

BDA Confirms Ultra-High-Def Future for Blu-Ray

SanDisk Reveals ULLtraDIMM Solid-State Drive. SanDisk  ULLtraDIMM  SSD  NAND  Flash  MLC  19nm
[1:00 pm]

SanDisk Announces SSDs in DIMM Form-Factor


Friday, January 17, 2014

AMD Develops Behemoth Chip with Sixteen Cores on Single Die. AMD  Steamroller  Bulldozer  x86  Excavator  Opteron
[12:59 pm]

AMD Has Sixteen-Core Steamroller-Based Processors in the Works

Court Okays Toshiba’s Purchase of OCZ’s SSD Assets. OCZ  Toshiba  SSD  Business
[9:25 am]

Toshiba Allowed to Buy OCZ’s SSD Business


Thursday, January 16, 2014

IBM Rolls-Out x86-Based Systems Designed for Cloud, Analytics. IBM  x86  System X  PureSystems
[1:56 pm]

IBM Unveils New X6 Server Architecture

AMD Sued for Overestimating Demand for “Llano” APUs. AMD  Llano  32nm  Globalfoundries  Fusion  Radeon  Trinity  Richland  Kaveri  Business
[1:53 pm]

Class-Action Filed Against AMD for Overestimated Adoption of Llano

Microsoft Xbox One Outsold Sony PlayStation 4 in December in the U.S. – Report. Microsoft  Xbox One  Sony  PlayStation 4  Nintendo  Wii U  Xbox  Playstation
[1:16 pm]

U.S. Continues to Be Microsoft’s Stronghold as Xbox One Leaves PlayStation 4 Behind

Contract DRAM Prices Drop in the First Half of January – Market Tracker. DRAM  Business  DDR2  DDR3  DRAMeXchange  Samsung  SK Hynix  Micron  Elpida  Powerchip Semiconductor  Inotera  Nanya
[1:00 pm]

As SK Hynix’s DRAM Output Returns to Normal Levels, DRAM Prices Get Lower

Intel’s Revenue in 2013 Down 1% to $52.7 Billion. Intel  Business  Core  Pentium  Celeron  Atom  Xeon  Itanium
[12:10 pm]

Intel’s Sales Stabilized in Q4, Show Signs of Revival

TSMC Begins Volume Production of Chips Using 20nm Process Technology. TSMC  Semiconductor  20nm  HKMG
[12:00 pm]

TSMC Initiates High-Volume 20nm Production