2016-10-02 - ARM

Coherent backplane IP halves memory latency

CoreLink CMN-600 and CoreLink DMC-620 are complete coherent backplane IP solution for the ARMv8-A architecture.

2016-09-19 - MediaTek

MediaTek chip powers LG smartphone on Sprint

LG X power is the first phone from Sprint to use a MediaTek processor, specifically the helio P10 chipset.

2016-09-16 - Brian Dipert

Can Apple make you upgrade?

Perhaps the biggest Apple news is the elimination of the legacy 3.5mm analog microphone-and-headphones port.

2016-09-14 - Synopsys

Security processors target IoT safety concerns

The ARC SEM processors are based on the scalable, 32-bit ARCv2 instruction set architecture and are optimised for area and…

2016-09-06 - Julien Happich

Vulnerable support puts IVI system at risk for hacking

Researchers have unveiled the vulnerabilities posed by MirrorLink, an industry standard for connecting smartphones to in-vehicle infotainment systems.

2016-08-16 - Vivek Nanda

Wearable cloud dumbs down smart devices

A powerful wearable cloud that offloads processing and expensive hardware from connected devices, and does away with the need for…

2016-08-16 - Vivek Nanda

Wearable cloud enables ‘delegated experience’

A single personal cloud replaces individual smarts in devices and enables new applications that benefit from personal networks.

2016-08-12 - Vivek Nanda

Researcher seeks manufacturer for handheld PCR

A handheld PCR device that can detect infections like Ebola for less than a dollar waits in the wings for…

2016-08-12 - Vivek Nanda

Portable PCR tester fits in your hands

A researcher focused on portable, economic PCR has finally hit paydirt with a system that measures about 100mm x 60mm…

2016-08-12 - Vivek Nanda

Researchers deliver 10-minute Ebola tests

A portable microfluidic device can analyse samples for the presence of DNA and RNA of microbes, conducting 40 PCR cycles…