Intel’s gesture control promises hands-free life

By on June 5, 2014 at 3:25 PM.

Intel’s gesture control promises hands-free life

US computer chip giant Intel said its gesture-controlled technology could soon become part of everyday life as it showed its vision of a no-touch lifestyle in Taiwan today. Its stand at Computex, Asia's largest technology trade show, recreates a living space centered around a kitchen, illustrating how sticky fingers on screens and recipe books could be a thing of the past. More →
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Microsoft teases a rekindled partnership with HTC at Computex 2014: Report

By on June 4, 2014 at 6:46 PM.

Microsoft teases a rekindled partnership with HTC at Computex 2014: Report

In addition to unveiling a tablet-laptop hybrid and a seven-inch tablet at the ongoing Computex 2014, Microsoft’s Nick Parker also hinted that the company was rekindling its partnership with HTC, The Verge reports. In the past year, we have heard about HTC’s alleged plans of launching a couple of Windows Phone 8 devices codenamed Tiara and Harmony. More →
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Microsoft reveals HP tablet-laptop hybrid at Computex 2014

By on June 4, 2014 at 5:24 PM.

Microsoft reveals HP tablet-laptop hybrid at Computex 2014

Microsoft unveiled two new Windows devices, a tablet-laptop hybrid and a seven-inch tablet at Asia's largest tech show in Taiwan Wednesday. Tapping in to the "2-in-1" trend for laptops with detachable keyboards, which is a dominant theme at this year's Computex, the HP Pro X2 612 has a stylus, cameras front and back and comes with dual batteries in the tablet and keyboard. More →
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Intel: tablets and 2-in-1s are the future of computing

By on June 3, 2014 at 7:23 PM.

Intel: tablets and 2-in-1s are the future of computing

As the lines between desktop and notebook and between notebook and tablet continue to disappear, Intel wants to be the company that leads consumers into the next era of personal computing. During Intel's Computex Taipei 2014 keynote address on Wednesday morning, the company's president, Renée James, outlined Intel's vision for this future and the chips and devices that will shape it. More →
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Intel announces its first Devil’s Canyon 4GHz quad-core processors at Computex 2014

By on June 3, 2014 at 6:44 PM.

Intel announces its first Devil’s Canyon 4GHz quad-core processors at Computex 2014

Intel today introduced its 4th generation Intel Core i7 and i5 processors codenamed Devil's Canyon at its Computex 2014 press conference. These will be the company’s first to deliver four cores at up to 4 GHz base frequency. The Devil Canyon desktop processors have been named as the Intel Core i7 4790K, which will replace Intel Core i7 4770K to be the flagship Haswell chip, and the Intel Core i5 4690K. According to the company, production shipments of these chipsets will begin in this month itself. More →
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Asus Transformer Pad variants with 10.1-inch display launched at Computex 2014

By on June 2, 2014 at 4:23 PM.

Asus Transformer Pad variants with 10.1-inch display launched at Computex 2014

Asus has announced Transformer Pad models TF103C and TF303CL, which are the company’s 10.1-inch Android hybrids. These tablets are powered by a quad-core Intel Atom Bay Trail processor. The unveiling took place at its Computex 2014 press event where Asus also launched new variants of its FonePad and MeMO Pad. More →
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Asus MeMO Pad 7 and MeMO Pad 8 variants launched at Computex 2014

By on June 2, 2014 at 3:15 PM.

Asus MeMO Pad 7 and MeMO Pad 8 variants launched at Computex 2014

Alongside the FonePad 8 and a refreshed variant of the FonePad 7, Asus today also launched the MeMO Pad 7 and MeMO Pad 8 at Computex 2014. Like the new FonePads, the company’s MeMO Pads announced today also come with Intel’s 64-bit processors. More →
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Asus FonePad 8 and FonePad 7 (2014 edition) launched at Computex 2014

By on June 2, 2014 at 1:28 PM.

Asus FonePad 8 and FonePad 7 (2014 edition) launched at Computex 2014

At the ongoing Computex event, Asus’s CEO Jonney Shih has announced the FonePad 8 and an improved variant of the FonePad 7, both of which can be used for making calls using SIM card. The key attraction of the FonePad 8 as well as the new FonePad 7 is that they flaunt a 64-bit Intel Atom Z3560 processor. The FonePad 7 is the company’s improved variant of the last year’s FonePad 7, which comes with a slimmer design and promises to offer improved performance. Rest of the features of the FonePad 7 (2014 edition) remains similar to those of the FonePad 7 (2013 edition). More →
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