The tech that will power the 22nd century

The tech that will power the 22nd century

Main image: The 22nd century will be about much more than flying cars. Credit: Airbus If predicting the future is dumb, then predicting advances in technology is even dumber. Challenges will appear that we’ve never contemplated, and knowledge we now hold dear will in many cases be proven false. The prediction game can soon become more a reflection of ‘us’ in the 21st century rather than ‘them’ in the 22nd

Samsung DDR4 Memory Using ’10nm Class’ Process Tech

Samsung DDR4 Memory Using ’10nm Class’ Process Tech

 Samsung Electronics has started to manufacture DDR4 memory using its new ’10nm class’ production technology. ’10nm class’, by definition, implies sub-20nm but without fully disclosing the methodology, similar to the first sub-20nm NAND production that used 1x/1y terminology. By using a sub-20 nm fabrication process, this typically helps a company make ICs/DRAM cheaper,

Running Man of Tech: David Coulthard: ‘Coughing up blood used to make me happy’

Running Man of Tech: David Coulthard: ‘Coughing up blood used to make me happy’

Another week, another chance for me to prove I can’t pose when standing near a celebrity. But it’s another chance to talk to an ex-professional sportsperson and steal some of their secrets to a happier training life. While I didn’t ask him about my sub-40 minute 10K goal (because I’ve totally done it WOO!) it was great to chat to David Coulthard, one of Britain’s most successful F1 drivers, and hear how he balances

New charging tech will refuel your phone in half an hour

New charging tech will refuel your phone in half an hour

Qualcomm has launched its new charging technology for mobile devices, Quick Charge 3.0, and it’s coming to a smartphone near you very soon. Quick Charge 3.0 is built into the firm’s Snapdragon processors, and the latest incarnation will be able to charge your smartphone from zero to 80% in just 35 minutes. It’s 38% more efficient than the previous entry, Quick Charge 2.0, and twice as fast at charging

It’s an Apple extravaganza

It’s an Apple extravaganza

When Apple speaks, everyone listens, and this week the world stopped for Apple’s annual iPhone event. This year’s one had something for everyone: new iPhones, new Apple TV, the iPad Pro, and a regrettable bit of sexism during a demo. But Apple wasn’t the only firm making the news. Samsung and Amazon are up to interesting things as well. But first: what’s cooking in Cupertino? New iPhones and no surprises The days