Intel to launch energy saving processors for laptops
15 Sep 2011 - By Omar Mariño

At the IDF 2011, Intel has announced a very interesting thing: Quad-core processors with a TDP (Thermal Design Power) of 35W. They will come out with Ivy Bridge and will be part of the Core i7 family.

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Intel Haswell, the new Intel architecture for 2013
13 Sep 2011 - By Omar Mariño

Have you heard about Intel Haswell? No? Well, is not a hot tech topic now, but it will be in months to come. It is the new Intel architecture, or one of the so-called tocks (new microarchitecture) in the Intel Tick Tock Model. Haswell will be the successor of the current Sandy Bridge microarchitecture and will be released after the Ivy Bridge processors; that is to say,  it will be launched sometime in 2013.

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Another Round of Smart Phones 4 you – Competing for Your Attention
17 May 2011 - By Omar Mariño

Phones are getting more complex, more useful, and more numerous by the minute. Just when you thought there’d be nothing out there that could touch Apple’s Jesus Phone, a newer and better model comes along with flashy graphics, cool apps, and a better camera. So how can you hope to stay on top of this onslaught of new mobile technology? Keep it right here. Read more >>


Panasonic’s New Toughbook CF-C1 Goes Topless
7 Oct 2010 - By Omar Mariño

Don’t worry, this is still a PG rated tech blog.  However, Panasonic is creating a bit of excitement with their new Toughbook because the PC is convertible—meanting that it can go from laptop to tablet with a swing of the screen. Read more >>


Intel: Nvidia Geforce GPU is only 14x faster than the Core i7-960
27 Jun 2010 - By Omar Mariño

Intel has made a recent announcement that has been considered a peculiar intent to improve the reputation of its products and rebut some declarations on the part of Nvidia. Last Wednesday, Intel announced that its technology for processors is only 14 times slower than the technology from the brand of graphics processing units GeForce. The unusual announcement is a move of the Santa Clara maker of processors in order to minimize Nvidia’s allegations. According to Nvidia, the Geforce GPUs are 100 times faster than the regular Intel processors.

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Acer Phone: Liquid Stream is more than Just Another Android Phone with a Funny Name
25 May 2010 - By Omar Mariño

The Acer Liquid Stream S110 Is a sleek little thing from the bargain PC manufacturer that will most likely supersede the company’s previous entries into the mobile market thanks to its heavy-hitting specs.  First Debuted at IO, the phone may just provide some competition for HTC and Apple in the super-smart phone Armageddon. Read more >>


Bigger is Not Always Better – Ask Zotac’s New ZBOX HD-ID11 minipc
10 May 2010 - By Omar Mariño

The Zotac ZBOX HD-ID11 is a tiny (and mean tiny—it’s only 7.4” by 7.4” by 1.73” making it smaller than your average trade paperback!) little machine that should keep any media junkie happy but is the $250 price tag a little too much for the bare bones edition? Read more >>


What Do Your Phone (Cellular) and TV have in Common? Android!
6 May 2010 - By Omar Mariño

Sony has taken a big hit in the recent past with its sales slipping across the board.  Upstarts like LG are putting the hurt on the technology giant and in turn Sony is looking to get by with a little help from its friends.  What does the “old skool” tech manufacturer have up its sleeve?  How about a smart TV equipped with Android and Intel inside? Read more >>