Low-power

10.12.12
Low-power chip guru quits Samsung for Apple, with heavily implied implications
10.12.12

Low-power chip guru quits Samsung for Apple, with heavily implied implications

The iPhone 5 already proved Apple's desire to move away from existing processor designs and exert...

View
10.09.12
AMD enters Windows 8 tablet fray with Z-60 chip: 'all-day' battery life, graphics 'you would never expect'
10.09.12

AMD enters Windows 8 tablet fray with Z-60 chip: 'all-day' battery life, graphics 'you would never expect'

If you know AMD mainly for its laptop and desktop processors, then some readjustment may be in ord...

View
09.19.12
How the iPhone 5 got its 'insanely great' A6 processor
09.19.12

How the iPhone 5 got its 'insanely great' A6 processor

It's hard not to be impressed by the A6 engine in the new iPhone 5, since it's now proven to delive...

View
09.16.12
AMD's Hondo tablet chip will happily run Windows 8 and Linux, but not Android
09.16.12

AMD's Hondo tablet chip will happily run Windows 8 and Linux, but not Android

Today's business jargon gem: TAM, Total Addressable Market. AMD feels that Windows 8 comes with pl...

View
08.27.12
Samsung teasing Series 5 Hybrid PC announcement at IFA
08.27.12

Samsung teasing Series 5 Hybrid PC announcement at IFA

While we fritter away our hours sharing cat pictures on Facebook, Samsung prefers to issue forth t...

View
08.18.12
Facebook to backup its servers with low-power storage devices at 'Sub-Zero' data center
08.18.12

Facebook to backup its servers with low-power storage devices at 'Sub-Zero' data center

Data backups come in all shapes and sizes. For some, they take the form of external hard drives or...

View
06.04.12
AMD announces 900MHz version of the Radeon HD 7750, calls it 'the other 7750'
06.04.12

AMD announces 900MHz version of the Radeon HD 7750, calls it 'the other 7750'

The original Radeon HD 7750 won plaudits for its low-wattage performance and $109 price tag, but n...

View
05.17.12
Samsung mass-produces 4-gigabit LPDDR2 memory, aims to make 2GB a common sight in smartphones
05.17.12

Samsung mass-produces 4-gigabit LPDDR2 memory, aims to make 2GB a common sight in smartphones

Samsung started making 2GB low-power mobile memory last year, but as the 1GB-equipped phone you li...

View
05.15.12
Panasonic preps samples of next-gen ReRAM devices, NAND preps for early retirement
05.15.12

Panasonic preps samples of next-gen ReRAM devices, NAND preps for early retirement

The Galaxy S III may rock an impressive battery life, but if Panasonic has its way, even greater b...

View