Intel 8th Gen vPro CPUs for Thin and Light Business Laptops Announced; HP Refreshes ZBook, EliteBook Models

April 18, 2019

HIGHLIGHTS Intel’s vPro features allow for added security and manageability The new processors are based on the 8th Gen Whiskey Lake architecture HP is the first to announce new models using these new processors Intel has announced new vPro-enabled 15W CPUs based on its 8th Gen ‘Whiskey Lake’ architecture for thin and light business laptops. The […]

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Qualcomm CFO George Davis Departs for Intel

April 4, 2019

Qualcomm’s chief financial officer, George Davis, has left the company to become finance chief at rival Intel, the two companies said on Tuesday. Davis had been the mobile chip supplier’s finance chief since 2013 and also served on the executive committee of the company’s board of directors. Qualcomm said it appointed David Wise, a longtime veteran […]

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Game Writer Chris Avellone Finishes Work On Star Wars: Jedi Fallen Order

March 2, 2019

Avellone is known as the writer behind several story-driven video games, including one of the most popular Star Wars titles ever made: Knights of the Old Republic II – The Sith Lords. His more recent work includes Divinity: Original Sin II, Prey, and Into the Breach–the first of which made our top 10 games of 2017 list and the latter of […]

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Facial recognition software to identify Civil War soldiers

March 2, 2019

Through the software platform, called Photo Sleuth, Luther seeks to uncover the mysteries of the nearly 4 million photographs of Civil War-era images that may exist in the historical record. Luther will present his research surrounding the Photo Sleuth platform on March 19 at the Association for Computing Machinery’s Intelligent User Interfaces conference in Los […]

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Raspberry Pi 3 Model A+ With 512MB RAM, 5GHz Wi-Fi Connectivity Launched

November 19, 2018

Raspberry Pi 3 Model A+ has been launched a trimmed down version of the powerful Pi 3 Model B+. The successor to the original Raspberry Pi 1 Model A+, this comes is a cheaper variant of the Pi 3 Model B+. They are powered by the same processor, Bluetooth capacity, Wi-Fi, among other things. Meanwhile, […]

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LaCie USB Type-C Portable SSD With 540MBps Speeds, Up to 2TB Storage Launched

November 14, 2018

LaCie has expanded its portfolio to launch a new USB Type-C portable SSD in the US market. The device comes in varied storage variants, going up to 2TB, and the price starts from $115 (roughly Rs. 8,300). The SSD’s big highlight is that it is ultra-portable weighing under 100 grams, and the square-shaped device fits […]

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Netgear Nighthawk AX8 and Nighthawk AX12 Launched, Its First Wi-Fi 6 Routers

November 13, 2018

Netgear has launched its first routers that support the next-generation of Wi-Fi standard. The Netgear Nighthawk AX8 and Nighthawk AX12 are premium routers that are capable of high-speed connectivity, but the key highlight of them is the support for the next Wi-Fi standard, Wi-Fi 802.11ax, or as per the new naming scheme, Wi-Fi 6. The […]

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IBM to Buy Red Hat for $34 Billion, Its Biggest Acquisition to Date

October 29, 2018

IBM Corp said on Sunday it had agreed to acquire US software company Red Hat for $34 billion (roughly Rs. 2.5 lakh crores), including debt, as it seeks to diversify its technology hardware and consulting business into higher-margin products and services. The transaction is by far IBM’s biggest acquisition. It underscores IBM Chief Executive Ginni Rometty’s efforts to expand […]

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Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 Ti Ethereum Mining Performance Twice of GTX 1080 Ti: Report

October 3, 2018

Nvidia may have designed its GeForce RTX line of GPUs for gaming, but that doesn’t mean that the Nvidia Geforce RTX cards are slouches in the mining department, particularly Ethereum. According to a recent report from Tweaktown, the Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 Ti in particular has tremendous potential for Ethereum mining based on the benchmarks that were performed. So much […]

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HP 260 G3 Desktop Mini Launched in India Starting at Rs. 19,990

September 20, 2018

HP India on Monday introduced an affordable mini desktop to help students learn and collaborate in schools and educational institutions across the country. Starting at Rs. 19,990, the HP 260 G3 desktop mini will enable schools and institutes to set up or upgrade computers in their science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) labs at a minimal […]

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