Daily Archives: January 7, 2013

News For City-Dwellers: Wolves Are Predators

“The Sakha agriculture ministry says 16,111 reindeer were savaged by wolves in 2012 – a 4.3% rise on 2011. That meant a loss to reindeer herders of more than 150m roubles (£3m; $5m), as each reindeer is worth about 10,000 … Continue reading

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Tablets To Surpass Notebooks in 2013

“Tablet PC shipments are expected to reach more than 240 million units worldwide in 2013, easily exceeding the 207 million notebook PCs that are projected to ship, according to NPD DisplaySearch see Tablet PC Market Forecast to Surpass Notebooks in … Continue reading

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Android/Linux on ARM Mini PC Uses TV and Keyboard To Make Full-sized PC

Mini-PC. “The Android Mini PC specifications as follows. 1.OS:Android 4.1 2.Main Chip:RK3066/1.6GHz Dual-core Cortex-A9 3.Memory:1GB DDR3(Option) 4.Storage:4-16GB Nand flash(Option) 5.Graphics Accelerator:2D/3D/Open GL ES2.0 And(power supply 5V 700mA) 6.Wifi:IEEE802.11b/g/n(Internal Sdio Wifi Module) 7.Micro USB 5pin: Standard Micro-5Pin USB OTG 2.0 And … Continue reading

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Mugger Offers 10% Discount To US DOD and DOD Is Happy

“The contract is worth $617 million, DOD says. The Air Force estimates a cost avoidance of $50 million per year with the contract, and the Army says it will save $70 million per year. DISA says the overall savings will … Continue reading

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Tegra 4 Marches On

NVIDIA GeForce® GPU with 72 custom cores Computational photography architecture LTE capability Quad-core ARM Cortex-A15s 28 nm lithography at 1.9gHz see Tegra 4 Super Chip Processors | NVIDIA. Life cannot get much better than this for mobile computing or computing … Continue reading

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