Thursday, October 19, 2017

HARDWARE

HARDWARE
Computer hardware (usually simply called hardware when a computing context is implicit) is the collection of physical elements that constitutes a computer system. wikipedia

by Dina Bass, courtesy Bloomberg - Microsoft joins companies such as Apple Inc. (AAPL) that are doing more work on chips internally to add exclusive features and set their devices apart. Microsoft will package the...

Sub-20nm flash can hold more data in the same space but challenges loom for next generations by Stephen Lawson, courtesy IDG News - IDG News Service (San Francisco Bureau) — A new generation of faster, cheaper...

Sales grow by 30% in year ended June 30; Samsung still leads, followed by Toshiba and SK Hynix - by Lucas Mearian courtesy Computerworld - Sales of NAND flash technology rose 11% from the first...

by Chris Kanaracus, IDG - The state of Pennsylvania will not renew its services contract with IBM regarding the development of a modernized unemployment compensation system, after the project reportedly has...

Infosys favored Asians in hiring, alleges suit seeking class action status. by Jon Brodkin, courtesy ArsTechnica - Infosys, an Indian IT software and services company with offices throughout the world, has been accused of discriminating against American job applicants....

PC market stagnant, so expansion into 'high-growth markets' will save the day by Rik Myslewski in San Francisco, courtesy TheRegister -- AMD has entered phase two of its "restructure, accelerate, and ultimately transform" realignment project, says company...

Startup developed software for creating a gesture-recognition interface based on information provided by a 3-D camera. by Inbal Orpaz, courtesy Haaretz Microchip maker Intel has acquired the Israeli gesture recognition startup Omek Interactive for close to $50 million,...

Courtesy NewsUSA, post by @ChrittyWatts Spring cleaning is the excuse many people need to kick things into high gear -- whether it's cleaning out the garage or changing home filters to...

By Serena Saitto - courtesy Bloomberg Jul 6, 2013 12:01 AM ET. Dell, Silver Lake Said to Rule Out Raising Offer Michael Dell and Silver Lake Management LLC won’t sweeten their $24.4 billion offer to...

Meet the most important tech company you’ve probably never heard of. by Farhad Manjoo, courtesy Slate.com Never trust gadget-makers’ claims about battery life. They usually employ weasel words (a machine that alleges to last “up to” six...

by Lawrence Latif, courtesy theinquirer.net                     CHIP DESIGNER Nvidia's decision to license its Kepler GPU architecture to other companies is remarkable, given the firm's historical stance on licensing, and it highlights how hard it is for...

by Cade Metz, courtesy wired.com, Google bought one. So did Lockheed Martin, one of the world’s largest defense contractors. But we still can’t agree on what it is they bought.D-Wave, the company that built the...