STMicroelectronics has announced a strategic license agreement with AMD to deliver next-generation graphics technology for mobile multimedia devices. ST has licensed AMD’s OpenGL ES 2.0 compliant 3D and OpenVG 1.0 vector graphics core engine and related software. R&D teams from AMD and ST will work closely together to integrate AMD’s unified shader-based technology into Nomadik
In order to meet the growing multimedia demands of today’s mobile phone user, NVIDIA today unveiled its new strategy to target the rapidly growing applications processor market . The NVIDIA GoForce 6100, the company’s first in a family of applications processors, is a highly integrated and optimized multimedia solution that consumes less than half the
Microsoft made a worldwide announcement on the availability of Windows Mobile 6 one working day ago. Today at the opening of the 3GSM Show in Barcelona, Marvell disclosed a collaboration with Microsoft to support developers working on Windows Mobile 6, with the recently introduced Marvell PXA3xx series application processors (internally code named “Monahans”). According to
Since its début at the Consumer Electronics Show in January, the exceptional ASUS-Lamborghini VX2 has impressed the world with its sensational design surpassing all notebooks in the genre, creating a noble class of its own. ASUS today unveils the final details of the VX2 specifications. Based on the latest Intel® Centrino® Duo Mobile Technology, Windows®
Seems like China has a new phone in development that looks pretty much like Apple’s iPhone with Touch Screen functionality. It is made by a company called Meizu and it is known as M8. It is smaller than Apple iPhone and thus a smaller screen size of 3.3-inches but just about as thin. The screen
ASUS Technology today announces the next generation of the ASUS-Lamborghini notebook series – the VX2. Based on the latest Intel Centrino Duo Mobile Technology and Microsoft Windows Vista operation system, the handsome supernote offers brand new capabilities in security, performance, reliability, and manageability for a powerful computing experience. The VX2 is designed to give users
Palm Inc. began taking orders for its Treo 680 smartphone on Wednesday, hoping to expand from its core business customers to a larger market of casual, first-time users. Palm is charging US$ 399 for the “unlocked” version of the phone, allowing users to subscribe to any carrier, and plans to begin shipping the phones shortly
Fujitsu is showing off a prototype of a laptop that folds down into the size and shape of a CD case. The prototype, called the Ultra Mobile PC, is the size of a CD case when it’s folded up. Then the user flips open an 8-inch display screen, just like he or she would on
LG unveiled a new line in ultra portable notebooks, including the A1 EXPRESS DUAL and C1 EXPRESS DUAL, a tablet PC with powerful mobility and advanced capabilities. The A1 /C1 EXPRESS DUAL series, weighing in at just *1kg (approx.) and offering a 10.6” widescreen, come equipped with *5:30 hours of battery life. (The A1 EXPRESS
Mobile phones will undergo a dramatic transformation over the next few years, incorporating more powerful processors and more storage, as well as new technologies. By 2010 or so, handsets will use flexible or holographic displays and could have processors that run at clock speeds up to 5GHz. In addition, they may pack up to 10GB
ASUS Technology offers luxury computing options with a leather bound notebook this holiday season. The 1.1-inch widescreen compact S6F Leather Collection brings a wide aspect visual satisfaction with the exceptional compact mobility and is now available in fabulous pink – only for a limited number! The unconventional choice of material stands as the testimonial to
Our last took at a Fujitsu Notebook is the Fujitsu S7110 LifeBook from the ” Sophisticated “series aimed at lightweight and portability. This time round, we take a look at one model from the C series, Fujitsu LifeBook C1410, an entry level Notebook aimed at the budget-conscious.
On Tuesday, Apple Computer upgraded the Macbook Pros to the Intel Core 2 Duo, leaving the basic Macbooks unchanged. The move comes right after Apple reported terrific 3rd-quarter earnings and is timed for the holiday season. Now, the Macbook Pro 15-inch and 17-inch laptops will make the leap to the Intel Core 2 Duos. As
ASUS today adds 3 new Notebooks to their notebook series. The R1F tablet PC offers a smart balance of mobility and performance with comprehensive security features that protect with both software as well as hardware solutions, providing a secure and convenient computing experience for business professionals on the go. The R2H Ultra-Mobile PC comes with
Palm, MobileOne and Microsoft today announced the first Asian availability of the new Palm(R) Treo(TM) 750v smartphone, bringing for the first time to Asia the hallmark Palm experience on Microsoft(R) Windows Mobile(R) 5.0 over a wireless 3G/UMTS network. The new Treo 750v will be available next month through M1, Vodafone’s network partner in Singapore.
IBM and Lenovo recalled 526,000 Sony Corp. batteries for ThinkPad notebooks on Thursday, becoming the latest notebook vendors to act on fire-prone power sources. The companies advised owners of the batteries, which were sold worldwide with ThinkPads and as replacement units between February 2005 and September 2006, to return them to Lenovo for a free
Fujitsu PC Asia Pacific today announced the brand new LifeBook A series, debuting two new models, LifeBook A3110 and A6010. Fans of Intel Centrino Duo Mobile Technology can indulge in the delights of the enhanced efficiency LifeBook A6010 offers while users of LifeBook A3110 can choose between the AMD Turion 64 X2 processor or the
Intel’s next-generation notebook will have an integrated 3G chip from Nokia and improved graphics support for Microsoft’s Windows Vista. Nokia’s HSDPA (High-Speed Downlink Packet Access) technology will appear on motherboards bearing Intel’s Santa Rosa package. Notebook makers have been experimenting with integrated chips that can connect to cellular data networks, and with these plans, Intel
Nokia has introduced the Nokia N95, an all-in-one multimedia computer with a pioneering 2-way slide concept, integrated GPS functionality, a 5 megapixel camera and support for high-speed mobile networks, making it easier to watch and record videos, listen to songs, take high-quality photos, browse the internet, or catch up on email while on the move.
Lenovo today announced the company’s first Lenovo-branded notebook PC to feature Intel Core 2 Duo, the Lenovo N100 widescreen notebook PC. Featuring such innovations in PC technology as next-generation WiFi connectivity, enhanced multimedia features, the latest Intel(r) Core(tm)2 Duo processor, Vista Premium-ready capabilities and industry-leading system support, the Lenovo N100 is a notebook PC engineered