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Microsoft Adjusting To New Reality: Free Windows And More

04/07/2014, During its Build 2014 conference, Microsoft has laid out a number of moves that will position it to better compete with Google and Apple, but also setup the company for a different computing future. Although desktops and laptops are here to stay,...

Licencing NVIDIA Tegra Technology: Good Decision

06/19/2013, At the Reuters Global Technology Summit, NVIDIA’s CEO Jen-Hsun Huang as confirmed that his company wants to license its graphics technology (IP) to other mobile chip vendors, thus opening a new business for NVIDIA. This is an idea that we first...

Apple Game Console? iOS+OSX Controller Framework

06/13/2013, As we’re getting out of Apple’s worldwide developer conference (WWDC), the news that a new controller framework has been added to the iOS and OS X SDKs is already creating some waves on the net. Specifically, this would be the...

NVIDIA Shield Is About Shaping The Mobile Chip Battlefield

01/31/2013, NVIDIA has provided some insights about how the NVIDIA Shield portable gaming device came to be (read about our hands-on time with the Shield at CES). I recommend reading the article on their website, and if you want a quick primer: it’s a great...

iPhone 5 A6 chip probably has custom core design

09/16/2012, For all the noise that was made around the relative lack of novelty with the iPhone 5, it’s fair to say that most people will probably agree on the fact that it is a faster phone, and not in a small way. Without running proper benchmarks,...

iPhone 5 held back by… dogma

09/12/2012, Today, Apple unveiled its long awaited iPhone 5, a device that was highly rumored so the new features were not a surprise, at all. During the time where those leaks happened, the main friction points that we have noticed among commenters were the display...

iPhone 5 “Global” LTE support rumors: grossly exaggerated

09/08/2012, When the Wall Street Journal came out with the speculation that the iPhone 5 would feature 4G LTE, this was largely a non-news as virtually everyone expects LTE to happen in the iPhone 5 as 1/users demand it 2/ wireless carriers want LTE phones, period....

Digital Cameras + Android = Unavoidable

08/29/2012, The world of compact cameras has changed rapidly in the past few years, and this change is due to the rise of smartphones, and more precisely, due the high quality of smartphones internal cameras. Sales of compact cameras has declined and manufacturers...

OnLive Game Streaming Company Goes Under

08/19/2012, OnLive, the most prominent game streaming company is no more. The Company has apparently been experiencing financial difficulties, and had to lay off about half of its staff. People left the company with boxes late on Friday. The company says that its...

The unibody iPhone

08/13/2012, This could be one of four things 1. A very elaborate hoax. If it’s a hoax, kudos to whoever made it because it would require the same amount of design and engineering effort that would go into an actual smartphone. Not to mention all of the...

Blackberry+Android: instant coolness or sure death?

08/03/2012, Earlier today, we talked about how RIM, the company behind Blackberry phones, once contemplated switching to android. Instead, the company has chosen to stick to its gun and move forward with its upcoming operating system: Blackberry 10 (BB10). Was this...

Windows Phone 8: Microsoft Takes The Gloves Off

06/20/2012, As you may have seen on Ubergizmo earlier, Microsoft has lifted the veil on Windows Phone 8, their upcoming smartphone operating system. On the surface, things did not change much but underneath, Windows Phone 8 has gone through a radical transformation...