Stories by Agam Shah

Google, HP's Chromebook 11 on sale for $279

The new Chromebook 11 developed by Google and Hewlett-Packard has gone on sale for US$279, and can be powered by the same charger used for Android tablets and smartphones.

Written by Agam Shah08 Oct. 13 15:40

Apple's 64-bit A7 chip a 'marketing gimmick', Qualcomm exec says

Apple's 64-bit A7 processor in the iPhone 5s is more a marketing stunt than a technical enhancement and though it will not deliver any immediate benefits to smartphone users, there are other reasons to move to 64-bit, a Qualcomm executive said on Tuesday.

Written by Agam Shah02 Oct. 13 07:00

Silicon Graphics acquires Filetek to rein in petabytes of data

Silicon Graphics International has acquired storage company, Filetek, as the server maker looks to provide customers with better control over petabytes of stored data in high-performance computing environments.

Written by Agam Shah02 Oct. 13 07:01

HP downsizes new business laptops

Hewlett-Packard is taking the heft and bulk out of its EliteBook and ProBook business laptops, and powering them with the latest processors from Intel and Advanced Micro Devices.

Written by Agam Shah01 Oct. 13 16:43

Samsung wants to connect Galaxy Gear smartwatch to TVs

Samsung's upcoming Galaxy Gear smartwatch is seen as an extension of the smartphone, but research is under way to see how the wearable device could work with electronics such as TVs.

Written by Agam Shah02 Oct. 13 07:04

Microsoft thinks BYOD with Surface 2 tablet and Windows RT 8.1

Though consumers are a big target audience for the new Surface 2 tablet, Microsoft is also hoping to woo businesses with features that could make the device easier to secure and manage in IT environments.

Written by Agam Shah25 Sept. 13 07:21