AMD Radeon E8950, E8870, & E6465: Updates and release

AMD Radeon E8950, E8870, & E6465: Updates and release

Given the long-term nature of AMD’s embedded graphics business, updates to the Embedded Radeon lineup of discrete video cards are fewer and farther between for AMD. But in turn these updates are more substantial for AMD. To that end, this week AMD is announcing the release of a trio of new Embedded Radeon discrete video cards, giving the entire Embedded Radeon lineup its first complete

Zotac ZBOX MAGNUS EN970: A Gaming mini-PC Done Right

Zotac ZBOX MAGNUS EN970: A Gaming mini-PC Done Right

In the course of our coverage of mini-PCs, we have seen offerings from vendors such as ASRock, GIGABYTE and Zotac targeting the gaming market. Usually, ‘mini’ doesn’t fit the requirements of consumers in this space, but the appearance of power-efficient high performance GPUs have made the offerings in the gaming mini-PC space quite interesting. Zotac has been creating mini-PCs

HTC One M9+ Supreme Camera Edition: Launch

HTC One M9+ Supreme Camera Edition: Launch

Today, HTC launched the One M9+ Supreme Camera Edition. The rather verbose and mildly surreal name probably gives away what this phone is, which is a variant of the One M9+ with some significant changes to the camera. The spec below should give a pretty good idea for what to expect. 4MP Front Facing, 2.0 µm pixels, f/2.0 26.8mm (35mm effective 21MP Rear Facing w/ 1.12 µm pixels, 1/2.4″ CMOS size, f/2.2, 27.8mm (35mm effective) Laser AF + PDAF + OIS As you can see, the big change here is the camera. Instead of the 2.1MP secondary camera, HTC has added an…

LG V10: fans are waiting patiently

LG V10: fans are waiting patiently

Introduction, design and display I’m convinced Dr. Ram-chan Woo and his LG design team are really mad scientists determined to bend and shape unique smartphones. The LG V10 is their latest Frankensteinian creation, launching in South Korea on October 8 and worldwide later this year. This Android phone would then be a two-headed monster, in their effort to radically disrupt traditional phone features, due to its second

Apple plans to tackle out of control iPhone roaming charges

Apple plans to tackle out of control iPhone roaming charges

While we become a more connected world, one thing that continues to sting users around the world are expensive roaming charges while traveling, but Apple may be on the case. Speaking to the UK Evening Standard, senior Apple VP Eddy Cue says the company is trying to fix expensive roaming charges. During the interview, which was held in the UK, Cue himself mentioned that he was “trying not to get roaming

OS X El Capitan now available for download

OS X El Capitan now available for download

Apple has released the final version of OS X El Capitan on the Mac App Store. Those with compatible machines, that would be most Macs sold in recent years, should head over to the store and download the free update, which is just over 6GB in size. The default and simplest method is to just update your existing OS X installation but you could do a fresh install by extracting the installation file, burning it to a USB drive, and booting from it.

LG V10 will sell AT&T, T-Mobile and Verizon

LG V10 will sell AT&T, T-Mobile and Verizon

If the LG V10 that was announced a few hours ago seems interesting to you, and you live in the US, here’s some important information. We already know which carriers will offer the new smartphone through their stores, online and offline. So if you like to get your handsets from carriers, this is for you. AT&T, T-Mobile, and Verizon will all sell LG’s latest phablet at some point in the near future. Unfortunately neither

Lenovo ZUK Z1 makes its international debut with Cyanogen OS

Lenovo ZUK Z1 makes its international debut with Cyanogen OS

The Lenovo-backed ZUK Z1 is now finally ready to make its international debut, about a month and a half after its official unveiling in China. The affordable smartphone is set to become available to order through eBay’s Spanish and French operations in just a few hours – at midnight in both Spain and France, to be exact. As previously revealed, the international model will run Cyanogen OS 12.1 based on