News Archive

November, 2014
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Monday, February 10, 2014

SanDisk Introduces Dual-Interface USB Flash Drives for Mobile Devices and PCs. SanDisk  Android  Google  USB  NAND  Flash
[7:10 pm]

SanDisk Reveals USB Flash Drive with Two USB Interfaces

WD Simplifies Hybrid Cloud Backup for Midsized IT Environments. WD  Western Digital  HDD  Arkeia
[1:55 pm]

New WD Arkeia 10.2 Network Backup Software Reclaims Orphaned Deduplication Blocks Incrementally

Firepower Acquires PSU Assets of OCZ Technology. OCZ  PC Power & Cooling  FirePower  FirePower Technology  PSU
[1:50 pm]

OCZ’s PSU Assets Sold for $850 Thousands

Sony Is Interested in Windows Phone, Windows RT Operating Systems. Sony  Xperia  Windows 8  Windows  Windows Phone  Windows RT  Microsoft  Google  Android
[1:05 pm]

Sony May Use Microsoft’s Mobile Operating Systems for Smartphones, Tablets

Global Tablet PC Shipments to Reach 455 Million by 2017 – Report. NPD  DisplaySearch  Apple  Samsung  ASUS  Amazon  iPad  Galaxy Tab  ARM  Intel
[11:35 am]

Annual Shipments of Notebooks to Drop to 162 Million in Three Years


Friday, February 7, 2014

Apple to Continue Using PowerVR Graphics Inside Its Application Processors. Apple  iPhone  iPad  iPod  iOS  Imagination Technologies  PowerVR  Rogue
[1:59 pm]

Apple Extends Licensing Agreement with Imagination Technologies

IBM Is Looking Forward to Sell Semiconductor Fabs – Report. IBM  Semiconductor  200mm  300mm  Globalfoundries  TSMC  UMC  Samsung
[1:55 pm]

IBM Finally Preps to Get Rid of Semiconductor Manufacturing Business

Apple Should Make Google Android-Based Smartphone – Steve Wozniak. Apple  iPhone  iOS  iPad
[1:52 pm]

Steve Wozniak Calls Apple to Consider Alternative Mobile Operating Systems

DARPA Contracts IBM to Develop Self-Destructing Chips. IBM  Semiconductor  DARPA  VARP
[1:51 pm]

Next-Gen Chips for Military Use Could Destroy Themselves


Thursday, February 6, 2014

Apple Vows to Release New Product Categories This Year. Apple  iPhone  iPad  iOS  Mac  Mac OS X  Mac OS  iPod
[1:59 pm]

Tim Cook: We Are Working on New Product Categories

Specifications of Samsung’s Galaxy S5 Surface Ahead of Launch. Samsung  Galaxy  Exynos  Android  Google  ARM  Cortex  Qualcomm  Snapdragon
[1:58 pm]

Samsung to Unveil Galaxy S5 at Mobile World Congress

Sony to Spin Off TV Business, Set to Concentrate on High-End Models. Sony  Bravia  HDTV  4K  UHDTV  UHD
[1:10 pm]

Sony Unveils New TV Strategy, Set to Spin Off TV Division

Sony to Sell Vaio PC Business to Japanese Investment Fund. Sony  Vaio  Business  JIP
[11:31 am]

Sony Vaio PC to Withdraw from Global PC Market, Set to Be Available Only in Japan


Wednesday, February 5, 2014

Shipments of Smartphones with 4K Displays to Reach 23 Million Units in 2015. 4K  UHD  UHDTV  Apple  Samsung
[1:57 pm]

UHD Incoming to Every Device Near You


Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Shipments of 4K/UHD Monitors to Reach Two Million in 2014 – DisplaySearch. 4K  UHD  UHDTV  NPD
[1:58 pm]

Ultra-High-Definition Not Expected to Make a Splash on the PC Market

Satya Nadella to Employees: I Am Just Like You Are. Microsoft  Windows  Azure  Windows Phone  Xbox
[1:55 pm]

Satya Nadella Email to Employees on First Day as CEO

Bill Gates to Help Satya Nadella to Define the Future of Microsoft. Microsoft  Windows  Windows Phone  Xbox  Azure
[1:52 pm]

Bill Gates Resigns as Chairman, to Return to Microsoft for a While

Microsoft Names Satya Nadella Its New Chief Executive Officer. Microsoft  Windows  Windows 8  Office  Xbox  Windows Phone
[1:50 pm]

Microsoft Appoints Server, Cloud Specialist to CEO Position


Monday, February 3, 2014

Razer’s Nabu Smart-Band Gets Endorsement from Ten Thousand of Software Developers. Razer  Nabu
[1:55 pm]

10K Software Designers Sign Up to Receive Razer Nabu Smart-Band

Nintendo Set to Offer a Health-Improving Gaming Platforms. Nintendo  Wii  Wii U  3DS  DS  2DS
[1:52 pm]

Nintendo to Target Quality-of-Life with Upcoming Gaming Platforms

Art Lebedev’s Optimus Popularis Gets a Launch Date and a Price Hike. Art Lebedev  Optimus  Optimus Popularis
[1:50 pm]

Optimus Popularis to Finally Ship in Late March


Friday, January 31, 2014

Apple Reports Record Quarter, Thanks to iPhone, iPad. Apple  iPhone  iPad  iPod  Mac  Macintosh  iOS  Mac OS  Business
[1:58 pm]

Apple Earns $57.6 Billion in Revenue, But Profit Margins Drop

Samsung Signs Cross-Licensing Agreement with Ericsson. Samsung  Ericsson  Apple  Galaxy  Galaxy Tab  4G  LTE  4G/LTE  3G  3.5G
[1:52 pm]

Samsung Licenses Ericsson's Patents

Epic Expects Steam Machines, VR Headsets to Reinforce Importance of PC Platform. Epic  Unreal Engine  Valve  Steam Machines  Oculus  Oculus VR  Oculus Rift
[1:50 pm]

Epic Sees Bright Future for PC As a Gaming Platform

AMD to Ship ARM-Based Opteron PCs to Software Makers This Quarter. AMD  ARM  ARMv8  Opteron  Cortex  28nm
[9:09 am]

AMD Unveils More Details Regarding ARM-Based Opterons, Plans Sample Shipments in Q1


Thursday, January 30, 2014

Leading Notebook Makers Reduce 2014 Shipment Targets. Apple  Asustek Computer  Hewlett-Packard  Lenovo  Samsung  Sony  Toshiba  Microsoft  Windows  Google  Android
[1:59 pm]

Top 9 Notebook Vendors Cut Their Shipments Goals

Asus Chairman Promises to Release Smart Watch This Year. ASUS  Waveface
[1:51 pm]

Asustek to Enter the Market of Wearable Electronics This Year

IBM Demonstrates Graphene-Powered RF Processor. IBM  Graphene
[1:47 pm]

IBM Shows Off Working Graphene-Based Circuit

Nintendo May Consider New Hardware Platforms for Emerging Markets. Nintendo  Wii  Wii U  3DS  2DS  DS  DSI
[1:00 pm]

Nintendo Mulls Development of Inexpensive Hardware, Games


Wednesday, January 29, 2014

Electronic Arts: Microsoft and Sony to Support Previous-Gen Consoles for “At Least” Two Years. Sony  Microsoft  Xbox  Playstation  Business
[1:58 pm]

Microsoft Xbox 360 and Sony PlayStation 3 Set to Have A Long and Happy Life

TSMC and GlobalFoundries Led Foundry Market in 2013 – IC Insights. Semiconductor  Business  TSMC  UMC  Globalfoundries  Samsung  IBM  Intel  SMIC  300mm
[1:55 pm]

Top 13 Foundries Account for 91% of Total Foundry Sales in 2013

ARM Reveals Initial Server Platform Standard. ARM  AMD  ARMv8  Cortex  Canonical  Citrix  Linaro  Microsoft  Red Hat  SUSE  Dell  HP  Hewlett-Packard
[1:50 pm]

ARM Servers Begin to Get Standardized


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