Apple, Dell and Lenovo suffer from Chinese lockdowns
The supply of Apple, Dell and Lenovo laptops is at risk of delays due to ongoing COVID-19 lockdowns in China.
Chinese ports, factories and offices are closed to stop the spread of COVID-19. Global supply chain disruptions are a natural consequence. Pegatron, one of Apple's suppliers, announced t... Read more
Apple begins testing on new Macs with next-gen M2 chips
Bloomberg News reported on Thursday that Apple has started internal testing of multiple Mac models with next-generation M2 CPUs, citing developer logs.
According to the logs validated by persons familiar with the subject, Apple is testing at least nine Mac models with four unique M2-based CPUs -... Read more
Razer and Lambda introduce Tensorbook laptop for deep learning
Razer introduced the Razer x Lambda Tensorbook. The laptop is suitable for deep learning and machine learning workflows.
The Razer x Lambda Tensorbook should help companies perform deep learning, such as training neural networks. The laptop serves as an alternative to cloud computing power, whic... Read more
Niko Precision Europe plans to expand operations with new Kildare Innovation Campus office
Nikon Precision Europe (NPE) seeks to expand its activities with the inauguration of additional offices on the Kildare Innovation Campus, according to Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise, Trade, and Employment Leo Varadkar. The offices will be part of the company's global support network.
The ... Read more
iOS 16 expected to bring major update to notifications
Bloomberg reports that the upcoming iOS 16 release will have significant improvements for notifications.
Bloomberg reporter Mark Gurman forecasts that Apple isn't planning any major changes for iOS 16. However, as always, the version will come with new features. Gurman expects that Apple will fo... Read more
‘PC sales boom subsides’
IDC market researchers conclude that the PC sales boom of the past two years is slowly waning.
The pandemic caused worldwide desktop and laptop sales to increase considerably in the past two years. According to IDC, the sales boom is waning. The market researchers studied the latest quarter's w... Read more
Google increases Android security
A new set of changes to its developer policy aim to make the platform more secure.
Google this week announced updated target level API requirements for Android applications in an attempt to improve the overall security of the ecosystem. These new developer requirements will take effect between M... Read more
Lenovo to hire 12,000 new R&D employees in the next 3 years
Lenovo has disclosed plans to employ 12,000 research and development personnel over the next three years to support the business's "client-edge-cloud-network-intelligence" IT architecture.
According to its statement, the new employees will supplement the 5,000 hires that the firm made in the pre... Read more
Dell launches portfolio for hybrid work: more than 10 new PCs
Dell introduced a new portfolio for hybrid working. The portfolio includes new laptops and updates to Dell Optimizer, a software tool for accelerating PCs.
The Latitude laptop series is expanded with eleven new laptops and 2-in-1 models. The Latitude 7330 Ultralight (laptop) and Latitude 9430 (2... Read more
Dell introduces Precision 5470 workstation for GPU workloads
Dell introduces the Precision 5470, a high-end 14-inch workstation. The strongest configuration includes an Nvidia RTX A1000. The model is excellent for GPU-intensive workloads.
The Dell Precision series consists of powerful laptops with high-end GPUs. The Precision 5470 will be available from A... Read more