Tronsmart has announced the world’s first Android based TV media player with an octa-core processor. Uses Allwinner A80 Soc and comes with up to 4GB of RAM.
Sony has cut its smartphones sales forecast to 41 million units. The new forecast comes after Sony reported a $1.2 billion loss for its second quarter.
ARM has unveiled five new media related chip designs: the Mali-T820, T830, T860 GPUs, plus the Mali-V550 video decoder, and Mali the DP-550 display processor.
Amazon reports huge operating loss, big chunk of which comes from a $170 million charge related to the write-down costs associated with the Fire smartphone.
Chromebook shipments increased by 67% during Q2 of 2014. It is projected that the number of units shipped in 2014 will be double that of 2013.
From small microcontrollers to its multi-core 64-bit processors, ARM is responsible for the design and intellectual property in everything from white goods to server farms. The use of ARM based processors in smartphones and tablets means that both Android and iOS users rely on these chips every day. Learn more about developing on ARM!
Sony is preparing to reduce its smartphone sales forecast again. It is believed it intends to reduce its presence in some emerging markets, including China.
Google has published a guide for iPhone users who want to migrate over to Android. The new guide covers transferring your photos, music, and contacts.
The Android operating system runs on three different types of processors, one of which is MIPS. You may not be that familiar with the name, but MIPS processors have been around since the mid-1980s.
Android is no longer just an operating system for smartphones and tablets, it can be found in your TV, in your car, on single board computers and in robots.