Samsung Announces Speedy Mobile Chip
Jul 21, 2003, 1:02 PM by (staff)
Samsung Electronics today announced the world’s fastest mobile CPU, with a core speed of up to 533MHz. The S3C2440 is designed to be a main application processor for mobile handheld devices such as PDAs and smartphones. The new CPU features an ARM920T core, and supports major operating systems including Microsoft Windows CE, Palm OS, Symbian and Linux. The S3C2440 is sampling now, and will be in mass production from Q4 2003.
ChromeOS Gains Support for Linux
May 8, 2018
Pixelbook owners will soon be able to use Linux on their ChromeOS device. Google today announced that Chromebooks will be able to run Linux apps, which will let developers open a window and use their favorite Linux-based tools without leaving ChromeOS.
Palm Comes Back from the Dead With Pint-Sized Verizon Exclusive
Oct 15, 2018
Palm, a California company that purchased the rights to the Palm brand from TCL, today launched a new device it calls an ultra-mobile product that "syncs with your smartphone to keep you connected but not consumed." The idea is to allow people to access their vital apps when needed, but keep them from staring at their screen all day — particularly when they are out and about. The device is tiny and features an aluminum chassis with Gorilla Glass panels front and back.
Verizon's Palm Device Available to Buddy Up with Your Phone On November 2
Oct 25, 2018
Verizon Wireless today shared launch details concerning the new Palm companion device. Verizon says the small smartphone will be available online and in stores starting November 2.
Snapdragon 855 Aims to Be the Best At Everything for 5G Phones
Dec 5, 2018
Qualcomm today fully revealed the Snapdragon 855 mobile platform, its top-tier system-on-a-chip heading into 2019. Qualcomm focus on a number of pillars when developing this SoC, including performance, connectivity, AI, camera, and entertainment.