Micron 2017 Roadmap Detailed: 64-layer 3D NAND, GDDR6 Getting Closer, & CEO Retiring

Micron 2017 Roadmap Detailed: 64-layer 3D NAND, GDDR6 Getting Closer, & CEO Retiring

At Micron’s 2017 Analyst Conference yesterday in Scottsdale, Arizona, Micron executives provided updates on the status and future plans for all their major business units. While no new products were announced at this investor-focused event, their projections offer some insight about what’s in store for the memory industry in 2017 and beyond. With both NAND flash

HTC Ocean Note is getting rid of the headphone jack

HTC Ocean Note is getting rid of the headphone jack

We told you about a leaked HTC device named Ocean several weeks ago and now thanks to a Taiwanese source we have more info about it. Being named HTC Ocean Note, the device will have between 5.5 and 5.7-inch display and as far as we see in the renders, there is no physical keys on the front. But something else is also missing and this is big – the 3.5 mm audio jack is gone. This will be the second device for

Lumia 950/950 XL start getting ‘double tap to wake’ feature

Lumia 950/950 XL start getting ‘double tap to wake’ feature

Just over a couple of months after Microsoft dropped hints that the Lumia 950 and 950 XL could get the ‘double tap to wake’ feature, the company has started rolling out a new update that includes the feature – both devices are receiving it. If you recall, Microsoft had accepted that ‘double tap to wake’ for Lumia 950/950 XL is a common request, and asked users to upvote it in Feedback Hub. And given that

Sony Xperia Z2, Z3 and Z3 Compact are getting official Marshmallow

Sony Xperia Z2, Z3 and Z3 Compact are getting official Marshmallow

Sony is delivering on its promise dating back to October last year to bring Android Marshmallow to the Xperia Z2, Xperia Z3 and Xperia Z3 Compact. After a Beta build was released a month ago, users of the smartphones are starting to receive the official update. The firmware, carrying a build number 23.5.A.0.570, brings the OS version to the latest 6.0.1, and includes the February Android security patch as well as the latest camera

Lenovo K3 Note: Getting More for Less

Lenovo K3 Note: Getting More for Less

When manufacturers get into price wars with each other, it’s customers who win the most. Lenovo has fired the latest salvo, bringing full-HD 1080p screens to the sub-Rs. 10,000 market. The Lenovo K3 Note is a 5.5-inch smartphone with specifications that would have been pretty much top tier not more than two years ago. The company is breaking new ground in terms of value for money, but not so much in terms of strategy.