Intel buzz is all about display on power diet, battery life boost
Jun 08, 2018
Intel caused quite a stir over an announcement this month at Computex in Taipei. They announced battery-boosting technology. Longer message made short, Intel claims it can cut display battery use in half with its new tech.
Standard announced for braille displays across different operating systems and hardware
Jun 04, 2018
A new standard for braille displays has come on the scene, and it is backed by the giants in tech.
Arm's Cortex-A76 set to deliver performance uplifts with good battery life
Jun 03, 2018
British semiconductor IP company Arm is making news for in the laptop marketplace. Arm has unveiled its Cortex-A76 CPU design. Arm licenses chip designs and the instruction set that the chips use, said Peter Bright in Ars ...
Qualcomm platform poised for good times in standalone extended reality
May 31, 2018
You have heard much about virtual reality, and not always with a rainbow attached. (Nicole Kobie in Alphr reminded readers that "VR headsets have improved and prices have fallen. So why aren't they selling? Stewart points ...
Wear OS smartwatches to get new Qualcomm chip boosts
May 11, 2018
As Android watchers know, the nomenclature Android Wear for a smartwatch platform was changed. Now it is Wear OS. More platform-agnostic. Less static from those who flinch at the very sound of the word "Android."
IBM talks about world's smallest computer smaller than grain of salt
Mar 21, 2018
World's best. World's fastest. World's smartest. Superlatives are the stuff of which news headlines are made. IBM, taking center stage at its Think 2018 conference in Las Vegas, scores big in superlatives this week in unveiling ...
Arm's Project Trillium announcement looks at processors for AI
Feb 15, 2018
Arm on Tuesday announced its new direction in "the industry's most scalable, versatile ML compute platform." They are talking up their new platform called Project Trillium. The project involves a new Machine Learning (ML) ...
Makers can enjoy depth sensing capabilities via Intel cameras
Jan 23, 2018
Intel has two new depth cameras creating a buzz, the new D415 and D435, from their Intel RealSense product family. This is in the D400 Series.
Ten year runtime from coin cell battery is CES talking point in smart home chip
Jan 10, 2018
Ahead of CES in Las Vegas, it had not been difficult to predict that components and gadgets in the smart home category would be part of the mix.
TITAN V: Now NVIDIA is talking deep-learning horsepower
Dec 10, 2017
(Tech Xplore)—'Desktop GPU' is a phrase that could take scientific researchers places, with NVIDIA in the frontlines of their newcomer, TITAN V. This is a graphics card created for the PC.