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China Bets on Homegrown OS
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1/31/2014   30 comments
A new operating system designed in China for smartphones, tablets, set-tops, and PCs could exercise a disruptive influence worldwide.
Broadcom Reports Steady Quarter
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1/31/2014   1 comment
Broadcom Corporation reported strong financials across the board during its quarterly earnings call on Jan. 30. President and CEO Scott McGregor said the company delivered record revenues across its three business groups and continues to build momentum in LTE and ultra HD.
IoT Spells Opportunity, Intel VP Says
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1/29/2014   8 comments
The pace of change is accelerating and providing engineers with new challenges to surmount, Intel’s Hermann Eul said at Tuesday’s DesignCon keynote speech.
Intersil Sensor Brightens Mobile Display
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1/27/2014   8 comments
After being off the tech radar in recent years, Silicon Valley-based Intersil has released a new RGB light sensor that aims to optimize screen brightness and improve resolution, battery life, and color quality for mobile device displays through management of ambient light.
Qualcomm Drives LTE-A to 5 GHz
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1/23/2014   9 comments
With the goal of addressing an expected 1,000x increase in mobile data traffic, Qualcomm has announced the development of a new technology to extend LTE Advanced to the 5 GHz band of unlicensed spectrum.
Intel Sells Media Assets to Verizon
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1/21/2014   18 comments
Verizon Communications will purchase the assets of Intel Media, a division dedicated to the development of Cloud TV products and services, Verizon and Intel officials announced Jan. 21.
Comment: Re: patents - Jessica Lipsky - 1/16/2014
IBM, Samsung & Qualcomm Among Top Patent Recipients
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1/15/2014   5 comments
Analyst firm IFI Claims Patent Services released its annual list of the top recipients of US patents in 2013. IBM remains the top awardee for the 21st year in a row as Google and Apple break into the top 20 for the first time.
Making Smartphones Smarter
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1/13/2014   2 comments
A panel of experts discussed trends in handset development at International CES and debated what will spark public interest in 2014 and beyond. Executives from Intel, Samsung, Microsoft and Ad Colony agreed that managing data and making meaningful consumer experiences will be the deciding factor in manufacturer and advertiser success.
Wellness Products at CES Weigh In
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1/12/2014   16 comments
If you weren't walking miles already at this year's International CES, hundreds of vendors offered wares to keep you healthy. From fitness to improved sleep and at-home medical care, click through to read about the gadgets we liked best.
Toshiba Flash Marries Q'comm SoCs in Vegas
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1/9/2014   3 comments
Toshiba's UFS solution will be added to the Qualcomm Snapdragon 802 chipset. The Ver2.0 solution will go into production for smartphones and tablets in the second quarter of 2014.
Wireless Execs Make Waves at CES
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1/7/2014   Post a comment
Here are excerpts from a panel at CES on the status and outlook of wireless technology that included experts from Broadcom, Ericsson, and the Wi-Fi Alliance.
Intel Edison Aims to Dress Wearables
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1/7/2014   15 comments
Intel CEO Brian Krzanich outlined a vision for a wearable world at Monday's pre-CES keynote, the cornerstone of which centers on a SD-sized computing system.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 802 Powers Smart TVs
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1/7/2014   2 comments
Qualcomm faces tough competition as it steps into the smart TV market with a chip that might not be so unique after all, says one analyst. So why the move into TV?
Nvidia Unveils 192-Core Processor
News & Analysis  
1/6/2014   6 comments
Nvidia introduced its next generation mobile processor, Tegra K1, at International CES. Nvidia CEO Jen-Hsun Huang said the 192 core super chip, built on Kepler architecture, brings “the heart of GeForce and the soul of Tesla to mobile computing.”
Industry Analyst Predicts Hotspots at CES
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1/3/2014   3 comments
At CES 2014, focus shifts from larger, more traditional CES staples such as television and PCs to smaller, personalized devices.
Gesture Interface at CES Taps Ultrasound
News & Analysis  
1/3/2014   3 comments
Gesture recognition software for Android and Windows from Elliptic Labs will be on display at CES using ultrasound speakers, standard MEMS microphones, and transducers.


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