• Chromebook Pixel slated for (modest) refresh

    The sleek Chromebook Pixel, source of more than a bit of squabbling when it first came out a couple years ago, will be getting a refresh in the near future, it has been confirmed. The upgrade will be a modest one by the looks of

    February 23, 2015 • Views: 1045

  • New Qualcomm LTE Multimode modem capable of 450Mbps

    Qualcomm has unveiled a new generation LTE Multimode modem that is capable of very fast download speeds of up to 450 Mbps. The announcement of the new modem makes Qualcomm the first company to announce an LTE Advanced Category 10

    November 20, 2014 • Views: 1527

  • ARM unveils new rich media solutions using system-wide approach

    ARM has announced a new suite of integrated media IP that is designed to deliver rich content to users of mobile devices. ARM notes that the new IP is ideal for the highest volume segments for smartphones and tablets; the new IP

    October 28, 2014 • Views: 453

  • Android Lollipop revealed with Nexus 6, 9, and Player

    This afternoon Google revealed that they’d be releasing Android L as Android 5.0 Lollipop. Along with this release comes three new devices, the Nexus 6 smartphone, the Nexus 9 tablet, and the Nexus Player. The Nexus Player is

    October 15, 2014 • Views: 1795

  • MIPS Creator CI20 Linux dev board for Android debuts

    DIY electronics fans will be glad to hear that the MIPS Creator CI20 development board for Linux and Android has arrived. The board has a 1.2GHz MIPS-based dual-core Ingenic apps processor running Debian 7 and Android 4.4 KitKat.

    August 28, 2014 • Views: 771

  • Android TV ADT-1 dev kits start shipping to developers

    To prepare the new Android sub-platform for its first actual launch later this year, Google has started sending the ADT-1 Android TV preview kit to would-be app developers. This will hopefully ensure that by the time Android

    July 29, 2014 • Views: 1606

  • Google Glass hardware refresh leaves out veteran Explorers

    Google has just revealed some modifications to the hardware of future Google Glass iterations. But unlike the 2.0 refresh that it did last year, this time the company won’t be offering a free swap for existing owners under

    June 24, 2014 • Views: 823

  • Sat-Fi brings connectivity even to most remote areas

    Unless you meant to go to the farthest area of the earth to have a retreat, chances are, wherever you go, you’d want to always be connected. But not all places in the world are equipped with a strong 3G or LTE signal. That’s

    June 24, 2014 • Views: 354

  • ZTE Eco-Mobius is yet another modular smartphone proof of concept

    Modular smartphones might be a thing, or maybe it will just be a passing fascination. Whatever the outcome may be, ZTE is ready to dive into the modular smartphone game with the Eco-Mobius that it is showcasing here at CES 2014

    January 8, 2014 • Views: 1422

  • Lenovo Yoga Tablet review

    Lenovo unveiled a pair of tablets a few weeks earlier. This was the Yoga Tablet lineup and it included an 8-inch and 10-inch variant. Or perhaps better remembered, the Lenovo Yoga Tablet may be better known for two things —

    November 28, 2013 • Views: 3111