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Apple to shift from Intel to ARM-based processors in Macs – report

Jun 10, 2020 - 5:21 PM

Reports say Apple will announce the initiative, codenamed Kalamata, at its Worldwide Developer Conference on the week of June 22

APPLE'S CHIPS. In this file photo taken on June 03, 2019 Apple CEO Tim Cook presents the keynote address during Apple's Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC) in San Jose, California. File photo by Brittany Hosea-Small / AFP

Meat shortage looms in April if checkpoint issues persist

Mar 20, 2020 - 8:30 PM

The Philippine Association of Meat Processors says checkpoints should allow vehicles transporting raw materials to pass through

Meat processors organization urges members to stop buying local pork

Oct 29, 2019 - 2:08 PM

The Philippine Association of Meat Processors also urges authorities to randomly test pork for African swine fever in the Visayas and Mindanao

Fewer Christmas ham seen as PH combats African swine fever

Sep 20, 2019 - 1:55 PM

The Philippine Association of Meat Processors says some of its members have decided to scale down output in view of the uncertain business environment brought about by African swine fever

AMD details 3rd generation Ryzen CPUs, teases new graphics cards

May 27, 2019 - 7:40 PM

AMD's new Ryzen CPUs are expected to be available in July, with the Radeon RX 5700 series graphics processors dropping that month as well

AMD AT COMPUTEX. Expect new GPUs and CPUs by July! Image from AMD.

Apple brings first iMac refresh in almost 2 years

Mar 21, 2019 - 7:38 PM

Intel's latest processors finally come to the iMac

Photo from Apple

Businessmen say inflation 'manageable,' but gov't must act now

Sep 11, 2018 - 2:30 PM

Businessmen urge policy makers to revise certain policies, especially now that the causes of inflation are identified

Tech firms rush out patches for 'pervasive' computer flaw

Jan 05, 2018 - 10:52 AM

Cybersecurity researchers call for computer systems to urgently install updates a day after the release of details of the so-called Spectre and Meltdown vulnerabilities affecting the chips powering most modern PCs and many mobile devices

AMD, ARM processors also vulnerable to newly found exploits – researchers

Jan 04, 2018 - 12:06 PM

Like Intel, the chips from the said brands are vulnerable to the 'Meltdown' and 'Spectre' chip flaws, which let programs steal data being processed on a computer

Intel processors made in the past decade have potential security flaw – report

Jan 03, 2018 - 3:46 PM

The design flaw in the Intel chips may allow malicious programs to see protected information it shouldn't be able to see

Intel unveils 18-core Core i9 chip from new high-end X-series

May 30, 2017 - 4:56 PM

The chip will retail for 1 999 or roughly around P100 000 and is one of the 9 new Intel chips designed for the enthusiast market

THE CORE X FAMILY. Intel announces its slate of new processors at Computex. Image from Intel.

Qualcomm sued for alleged monopolistic practices

Jan 18, 2017 - 2:31 PM

The lawsuit claims the company s licensing terms greatly reduces phone makers ability to choose competing chip suppliers

SUED. Qualcomm is sued by the US trade commission for allegedly monopolizing the mobile modem market. Photo by Ethan Miller/AFP

Intel's Skylake processor boasts big performance boost

Jul 27, 2015 - 9:30 PM

Skylake is said to provide faster graphics up to 41 faster graphics better CPU performance at lower power consumption and up to 30 longer battery life

INTEL. The Intel logo is displayed at their booth at the 2015 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, January 6, 2015. Photo by Michael Nelson/EPA

MediaTek launches world's first mobile 10-core processor

May 13, 2015 - 8:40 PM

The 10 cores of the Helio X20 will be spread through 3 clusters – instead of the usual two – with each cluster tackling a different set of tasks in order to make processing more efficient

HELIO X20. Image from MediaTek

ARM unveils 2016's mobile CPU: the Cortex-A72

Feb 04, 2015 - 6:16 PM

With improved performance and computing power and better power efficiency the Cortex A72 is already getting attention from chipmakers

CORTEX A-72. Image from ARM Holdings

Qualcomm's Snapdragon 808, 810 processors to power 2015 smartphones

Apr 08, 2014 - 4:19 PM

The upcoming Snapdragon 808 and 810 processors will feature support for 64 bit operating systems LTE Advanced networks and 4K displays

All Intel processors for 2014 to be conflict mineral-free

Jan 07, 2014 - 3:04 PM

Krzanich notes how The minerals are important but not as important as the lives of the people who work to get them

CONFLICT-FREE. Intel CEO Brian Krzanich announced that in 2014, the minerals used to make Intel microprocessors will be conflict-free. Ethan Miller/Getty Images/AFP

TechRap: Retina iPad Mini

Nov 25, 2013 - 5:47 PM

Instagram comes to Windows Phone We take a look at the self healing LG Flex We review the all new retina iPad mini

New word processor Quip launches

Jul 31, 2013 - 6:16 PM

Quip a modern word processor launches for computers and mobile devices

MODERN WORD PROCESSOR. Quip lets you create, edit, and collaborate on documents on your device of choice. Screen shot from Quip

Nokia reveals low-end Windows 8 phone, Lumia 620

Dec 06, 2012 - 4:39 PM

Nokia unveils a new Lumia running on the Windows Phone 8 operating system

NEW LUMIA. The Nokia Lumia 620 will first head to Asia in January 2013.

Take Note of this

Oct 21, 2012 - 3:13 PM

Daily Tribune columnist Edsel Lorete shares with us his first impressions of the Samsung Galaxy Note 2