Stories by Agam Shah

Archos to show sub-$100 smartwatches at CES

Archos announced smartwatches starting at under £50 (US$83) and an Android tablet specially designed to make home automation a breeze.

Written by Agam Shah30 Dec. 13 20:50

ARM server chip pioneer Calxeda shuts down

One of the first companies that announced an ARM server chip, Calxeda, has folded operations and is now pursuing ways to repurpose or sell its intellectual property.

Written by Agam Shah19 Dec. 13 22:53

HP's Whitman gets one heck of a pay raise

After guiding Hewlett-Packard through one crisis after another, CEO Meg Whitman is now earning more than US$1 in annual salary.

Written by Agam Shah17 Dec. 13 23:44

Bringing brains to computers

For decades, scientists have fantasized about creating robots with brain-like intelligence. This year, researchers tempted by that dream made great progress on achieving what has been called the holy grail of computing.

Written by Agam Shah17 Dec. 13 21:48

Avago agrees to buy LSI for $6.6 billion

Semiconductor company Avago Technologies has agreed to buy storage and networking company LSI for US$6.6 billion in an effort to expand its data center offerings.

Written by Agam Shah17 Dec. 13 04:07

Dell's Chromebook 11 breaks reliance on Google's cloud

Most Chromebooks on the market rely on Google for online services, but Dell's new Chromebook 11 adds another cloud option to extend file sharing across desktops, laptops and mobile devices.

Written by Agam Shah11 Dec. 13 17:30

HP adds Haswell to new EliteBook laptops

Hewlett-Packard has added Intel's Haswell processors to a pair of new EliteBook business laptops, while making them slimmer.

Written by Agam Shah10 Dec. 13 16:50