Monthly Archives: January 2013

BYOD trends vs. Mobile enterprise platform trends

With the literal explosion of mobile computing devices there is a huge challenge both on the enterprise computing vendor and customer sides. The easiest way of looking at those challenges is analyzing the so called BYOD (Bring your own device) … Continue reading

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IGZO is coming as the ultimate future technology for LCDs

IGZO at CES 2013 [sharpelectronicsusa YouTube channel, Jan 10, 2013] Írja be ide a videó képfeliratát. – IGZO [sharpelectronicsusa YouTube channel, Jan 3, 2013] Írja be ide a videó képfeliratát. To summarize IGZO is the latest LCD technology advancement vs. … Continue reading

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Qualcomm moving ahead of Allwinner et al. in CPU and GPU while trying to catch up with Allwinner in Ultra HD

[Updated June 20, 2013] According to Qualcomm Expands Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 Processor Tier [press release, June 20, 2013] the entry-level S200 with quad-core Cortex-A5 @1.4GHz and Adreno 203 GPU manufacture on a 45nm proces will be expanded late 2013 (together … Continue reading

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Future selling at CES 2013: 3D without glasses, Ultra HD (4K) TV, transparent display, multiscreen convergence, and upgradable smart TV – only Google TV and Gorilla Glass 3 are not

This year CES is more about future selling than any time before. Only Google TV does look like as coming into the regular TV products as a vendor independent smart TV solution: LG Google TV [minipcpro YouTube channel, Jan 9, … Continue reading

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Nokia: end of the decline?

Nokia exceeds previous Q4 2012 outlook for Devices & Services and Nokia Siemens Networks [Nokia press release, Jan 10, 2012] Nokia provides preliminary financial information for Q4 2012 and preliminary outlook for Q1 2013 Nokia CorporationStock exchange releaseJanuary 10, 2013 … Continue reading

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Exynos 5 Octa, flexible display enhanced with Microsoft vision et al. from Samsung Components: the only valid future selling at CES 2013

[5:30 – 5:39] of the video embedded in ‘Details’ section below:Samsung Components [the proper name is Device Solutions Division, Samsung Electronics]: a $16B operation just for Q3 2012 alone. WTF are 8 cores for? How the mobile battery will cope … Continue reading

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2012 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: 19,000 people fit into the new Barclays Center to see Jay-Z perform. This blog was viewed about 130,000 times in 2012. If it were … Continue reading

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