Monthly Archives: November 2010

Intel Oak Trail to beat ARM with MeeGo specific prices

As per Digitimes Intel starts mass producing Oak Trail platform [Nov 24] … specifically for tablet PCs, with the combination of Atom Z670 processor and SM35 chipset the initial product, according to industry sources. The Oak Trail platform will sell … Continue reading

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Marvell beaten by Chinese chipmakers in sub 1,000 yuan handset procurement tender of China Mobile

Follow-up: First real chances for Marvell on the tablet and smartphone fronts [Aug 21 – Sept 25, 2011] No international vendors win China Mobile procurement bid for 6 million TD-SCDMA CMMB handsets, says report [Nov 15, 2010]: China Mobile will procure … Continue reading

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Cloud Computing Strategy for Digital China: Taiwan is leading the way except IOT

In my post Be aware of mainland China and Taiwan stronger manufacturing links in ICT [Sept 2] it has already been proven that mainland China and Taiwan are fast becoming essentially one in the important ICT sector. Moreover, it was … Continue reading

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Marvell ARMADA with sun readable and unbreakable Pixel Qi screen, and target [mass] manufacturing cost of $75

Update: OLPC plans solar charging, satellite Internet for XO-3 [July 20, 2011] The XO-3 will become available early next year or perhaps sooner, and price is still being determined, but it will still be under $100, Negroponte said. The tablet … Continue reading

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Windows 7 tablets/slates with Oak Trail Atom SoC in December

Intel “is aiming to mass produce its Oak Trail platform for its Sleek Netbook segment targeting the tablet PC market in December 2010. The Oak Trail platform is a combination of Intel’s Lincroft (Atom Z6xx series) processor with Whitney Point … Continue reading

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