News Archive

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Tuesday, January 21, 2014

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
[10:40 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
[10:14 pm]

OCZ Becomes OCZ Storage Solutions

Microsoft Might Launch Windows 9 “Threshold” This November – Rumour. Microsoft  Threshold  Windows  Windows 9  Windows 8  ARM  x86
[10:08 pm]

Microsoft Rumoured to RTM Windows 9 in Late October

Intel Sells OnCue Cloud TV Division to Verizon. Intel  Verizon  HDTV  OnCue
[10:00 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
[10:55 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
[10:31 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
[10:13 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
[10:03 pm]

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

SanDisk Reveals ULLtraDIMM Solid-State Drive. SanDisk  ULLtraDIMM  SSD  NAND  Flash  MLC  19nm
[10:00 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
[9:59 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
[6:25 pm]

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
[10:56 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
[10:53 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
[10:16 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
[10:00 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
[9:10 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
[9:00 pm]

TSMC Initiates High-Volume 20nm Production


Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Amazon Working on “Bigger Than Kindle” Project – Report. Amazon  Kindle  Kindle Fire
[10:58 pm]

Rumours About Amazon’s Mysterious Hardware Products Continue to Emerge

Intel May Start Manufacturing ARM-Based Chips for Marvell – Analyst. Intel  Marvell  ARM  14nm  22nm  Semiconductor  Intel Custom Foundry
[10:55 pm]

Intel and Marvell Reportedly Negotiating Foundry Agreement

Motorola to Focus on Smartphones, No Strong Tablet Plans for Now. Motorola  Moto X  Moto G  Google  Android  Xoom  Apple  iPhone  iPad
[10:50 pm]

Motorola Wants to Concentrate on Smartphones

Vast Majority of Consumers Prefer Blu-Ray/DVD to Streaming Services - Survey. Blu-ray  Amazon Prime  Hulu  Netflix  Roku
[10:49 pm]

Despite Rise of Streaming Services, Consumers Still Prefer Physical Media

Intel: We Have All 14nm Capacity We Need. Intel  Fab 42  14nm  22nm  10nm  Semiconductor  300mm  Broadwell
[10:27 pm]

No Shortages of Next-Gen Chips Expected

HP Returns to Smartphone Market with Slate VoiceTab Family. HP  Hewlett-Packard  Slate VoiceTab  Google  Android
[8:18 pm]

Hewlett-Packard Reveals Phablets for Developing Countries


Tuesday, January 14, 2014

Intel Delays Equipment Move-In at Fab 42, Will Explore Options. Intel  Fab 42  14nm  22nm  10nm  Semiconductor  300mm
[10:50 pm]

Intel Cancels Plans to Make 14nm Chips at Fab 42, Will Wait for Next Process Technologies

Samsung to Make Tablets a “Key Major Focus” – Company. Samsung  Galaxy  Galaxy Tab  Galaxy Note
[10:21 pm]

Samsung to Strengthen Tablet Efforts This Year

Sony: PlayStation Vita Was Not Designed to Compete Against Smartphones, Tablets. Sony  Playstation  PlayStation Vita  Vita  PlayStation 4
[10:10 pm]

Sony Admits Weak Sides of PlayStation Vita, Will Focus on Core Gamers

IBuyPower Rolls-Out High-End Systems for Virtual Currency Mining. IBuyPower  Bitcoin  Litecoin  Dogecoin  Lottocoin  AMD  Opteron  GCN  Intel
[10:02 pm]

Boutique PC Maker Introduces PCs for Virtual Currency Mining

ARM and UMC Team Up for Low-Cost 28nm Cortex-A7 Processor. ARM  UMC  Cortex  28nm
[9:29 pm]

ARM Develops Low-Cost Cortex-A7 Implementation to Be Made at UMC’s 28nm Node

AMD Officially Begins to Sell A-Series “Kaveri” APUs. AMD  Kaveri  Radeon  GCN  Steamroller  Fusion  28nm  Globalfoundries
[9:08 pm]

Two Kaveri APU Models Now Available for Purchase


Monday, January 13, 2014

3D Gesture-Sensing Technologies in Smart Devices Poised for Growth. Microsoft  Kinect  RealSense  Samsung  Apple  Google  Intel  Sony
[10:50 pm]

Microsoft Kinect-Like Control Technologies Set to Gain Popularity

Samsung Proposes to Use Multi-Layer Blu-Ray Discs for 4K UHD Video Distribution. 4K  UHD  UHDTV  Samsung  BDXL  Sony  Panasonic  Blu-ray
[10:28 pm]

Samsung: Blu-Ray 4K UHD Standard Could Be Commercialized by End of the Year

Microsoft’s Next-Gen Windows 9 “Threshold” May Be Released in April, 2015. Microsoft  Threshold  Windows  Windows 9  Windows 8  ARM  x86
[10:00 pm]

First Details About Next-Generation Windows Unveiled

Intel May Introduce First “Broadwell” Chips in Q3 – Report. Intel  Core  Broadwell  14nm  Haswell
[9:56 pm]

Intel’s Next “Broadwell” Processors May Emerge Earlier Than Expected

Samsung Vows to Release Next-Gen Galaxy S5 in March or April. Samsung  Galaxy  Android  Google  Apple  iPhone  Galaxy Gear
[9:51 pm]

Samsung to Launch Galaxy S5 with New Smart-Watch Gadget

Intel Completes Development of 64-Bit Google Android Kernel. Intel  Google  Android  Atom  Merrifield  Bay Trail  Windows 8  64-bit  ARM  22nm
[3:56 pm]

Forthcoming Intel-Based Android Devices to Feature 64-Bit Capability