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DailyTech – Is LG Making Monstrous Megalodon for Google Nexus 5 Android Superphone?

Phone will reportedly feature Snapdragon 800, 3 GB of LPDDR3, and 1080p OLED screen Android and Me is reporting on an interesting rumor about a supposed prototype for Google Inc.’s (GOOG) next generation Nexus phone (the fifth generation model).  Supposedly, LG Electronics, Inc. (KSC:066570) is competing for the contract with a model called “Megalodon”, which appears to have a […]

DailyTech – Belkin Completes Linksys Purchase

Linksys name will live on Back in late January of 2013, Belkin announced that it intended the purchase Linksys from Cisco. Cisco had originally purchased Linksys for $500 million in 2003 in an effort to gain access to the consumer networking market. That investment didn’t work out so well for Cisco and the company began searching for […]

DailyTech – TSMC Demonstrates Dual-core Cortex-A9 Operating at Over 3GHz

28 nm design is likely to be the most powerful ARM architecture core yet; perfect for PCs ARM Holdings plc (LON:ARM) has long been known for its lightweight intellectual property cores, which have dominated everything from slot machines to smartphones. Power and ARM cores weren’t typically words you heard uttered in the same sentence. But […]

T-Mobile’s German Parent Unveils World’s Fast Fiber Signal — 512 Gbps – DailyTech

Usable data rate is 400 Gbps, 4x current top speeds; should allow for supercharged smartphone networksThere are two major determinants of cellular data network speeds. The first is the physical broadcast infrastructure, which takes into account factors such as number of towers, placement, type of spectrum, and amount of spectrum available. The second major determinant […]

DailyTech – AMD Acquires Cloud Server Maker SeaMicro for $334M USD

AMD’s heavily threaded Bulldozer, APUs, GCN are good fits for Seamicro’s compact cloud computing serversAdvanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) has struggled mightily in the server market in recent years, seeing its market share fall from nearly 15 percent in 2007 to less than half that — roughly 6.5 percent in 2011. I. AMD Server Division […]

DailyTech – Intel Shows 22nm 50-Core “Knights Corner” CPU

Over 1 TeraFLOPS on a single chip GPGPU and cloud computing have been hot topics for the last several years. Intel has shown off several designs like Larrabee and the Single-chip Cloud Computer in the past. However, it is Knights Corner that will be the firm’s first commercial product to use the Many Integrated Core (MIC) architecture. The co-processor will be […]

Apple May Switch to Inferior, Pricier Chips to Spite Samsung – DailyTech

Analysts suggests Apple’s customers may hardly notice the difference, even if they’re paying more Even as Samsung Electronics Comp., Ltd.’s (SEO 005930) legal woes [1][2][3][4][5] regarding Apple, Inc.’s (AAPL) campaign of lawsuits and trade court complaints continue, it faces a perhaps more serious crisis in the form of an eroding supply relationship with its legal rival.  Samsung currently “has […]

DailyTech – SETI Receives Over $200,000 in Donations; Allen Telescope Array Back in Action

In June, SETI and its fans in Silicon Valley organized a website for donations called SETIstars Back in April of this year, the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence Institute (SETI) was temporarily shut down due to reduced federal dollars and a state budget crisis. But after receiving hundreds of thousands of dollars in donations from fans, SETI is […]