March, 2013

By Will765 On 15 Mar, 2013 At 12:31 PM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
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The research firm IDC has released a new report which predicts that sales of android tablets will surpass Apple’s iPads in 2013.  According to it’s latest numbers, android tablets will capture 48.8 percent of the total number of tablets shipped in 2013.  With Apple expected to drop from it’s 51 percent majority last year to [...]


By Will765 On 2 Mar, 2013 At 12:45 PM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
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Most tablets and smartphones above the lowest-end devices are using processors manufactured to either a 32nm or 28nm specification.  A nanometer is pretty small, just 1 billionth of a meter.  To put it in perspective, a 28nm chip is the same diameter as 280 helium atoms.  At such small scales, one of the bigger problems [...]