Tuesday, March 18, 2014

MediaTek outs its Second octa-core MTK6595, Cortex-A17, PowerVR Rogue, LTE processor for $200 LTE smartphones

Chinese chipset maker MediaTek has announced a new SoC for smartphones and tablets that promises to take the company into new markets. The octo-core MT6595 features big.LITTLE ARM Cortex-A17, PowerVR Rogue Series 6, H.265 UHD video, 802.11ac, and LTE.
You'll soon be able to buy LTE smartphones powered by a processor with eight cores for between $200 and $300 without subsidies, thanks to MediaTek’s latest SoC (system-on-a-chip).

Full specs for the first true Octa-core MediaTek MT6592 and quad-core MT6588 show great promise

A rather extensive specs sheet covering the ins and outs of the new duo of MediaTek processors, the octa-core MT6592 and the quad-core MT6588, has been leaked on the Chinese Weibo, infamous for its resourcefulness.

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

TCL Idol X+ S960T - NEW Octa-core 2.0GHz Smartphone HIGH Performance!!!!

A special news conference was held in Beijing today with TCL. TCL chairman Li Dongsheng, TCL Communications Director Guo Aiping and MediaTek chiarman Mr. Cai Mingjie were all on site at the conference.

It was announced at the conference that TCL will be releasing a smart bracelet dubbed the ‘Boom Band’ that can interact with the Idol X+ S960T.

Thursday, February 6, 2014

Chrome Bugs Allow Sites to Listen to Your Private Conversations

By exploiting bugs in Google Chrome, malicious sites can activate your microphone, and listen in on anything said around your computer, even after you’ve left those sites.

Even while not using your computer - conversations, meetings and phone calls next to your computer may be recorded and compromised.