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Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge: Night At The Museum
We took our review model for a whirl at the California Academy of Sciences in San Francisco''s Golden Gate Park. It''s a great mobile phone, weighed down by unwanted apps.
Graphene''s First Commercial Success: Energy-Saving Light Bulbs?
The first commercially viable consumer product to use graphene will be an energy-saving lightbulb which is slated to go on sale later in 2015 according to the device''s developers.
Juggling Data Connectivity Protocols for Industrial IoT
With much legacy equipment existing with older protocols and requiring diverse real-time needs, the Industrial IoT will not soon, if ever, use a single data-connectivity standard.
3D Qualcomm SoCs by 2016
Qualcomm is doing extensive research into how to build 3D structures on a single die without having to use through-silicon-vias (TSVs) and hopes to introduce 3D SoCs by 2016.
Toshiba Ups Ante in 3D NAND Fray
Toshiba?s 48-layer BiCS technology will be a stepping stone for the transition from 2D planar NAND with 3D NAND flash production likely to ramp up for all major memory makers in 2016
Philips Offloads LED Lighting Components Unit for $2.8 Billion
Philips has agreed to sell an 80.1 percent stake in the company''s lighting components division for $2.8 billion to Go Scale Capital, a technology fund that will seek to build the company''s automotive LED business.