September, 2013

By Will765 On 25 Sep, 2013 At 01:53 PM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
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  Just in time for the holiday shopping season comes the latest offerings from Amazon to it’s tablet lineup. And this time around Amazon has added significantly to both the hardware and software capabilities of the Kindle Fire HDX.  Looking at the display first(pun intended) the 8.9 inch version now boasts an impressive 2560 x [...]


By Will765 On 10 Sep, 2013 At 01:14 PM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
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Samsung’s 8 core Exynos Octa 5 CPU is available in several phones as well as the “phablet” Galaxy Note 3. It uses ARM’s big.Little technology, pairing a power-saving, lower performance quad-core A7 cpu with a high performance quad-core A15. Depending on the load, one set of cores or the other is used at any one [...]


By Will765 On 9 Sep, 2013 At 01:11 PM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
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Seagate has had a 5mm hard drive available for laptops for some time now. The company just announced a new version, aimed at tablets.  Ultra Mobile 500GB HDD uses the SATA interface to transfer data at 6Gb/second.  Weighing in at 3.3 ounces, that’s about the same as a light bulb(incandescent, not fluorescent).  That’s a pretty [...]


By Will765 On 4 Sep, 2013 At 11:55 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
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The next version of android, 4.4, was widely rumored to be called Key Lime Pie, in line with Google’s dessert theme names.  However, the search giant has decided to go with something that more people have experienced, apparently.   As director of Android partnerships John Lagerling  stated, “very few people actually know the taste of [...]