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2012-08-11 09:10:42

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Samsung has announced its Exynos 5 Dual, the world's first Cortex A15-based chip and next generation of ARM computer chips. The chip will be the successor of the Exynos 4 Quad chip, which is currently found in international Galaxy S III models. The latest chip runs at 1.7 gigahertz with ARM's quad-core Mali T-605 graphic processor. Exynos 5 Dual also supports USB 3.0, and SATA III controllers, so it will be able to move data...

2012-08-10 17:08:43

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Lenovo is creating a convertible notebook computer that can turn into a tablet. The report, citing people familiar with the situation, said that the new device would offer a keyboard that flips around to transform it from a notebook, into a tablet. The new device would use a Windows RT operating system, which is the ARM-based version of Windows 8. The tablet's operating system indicates...

Google Nexus 7 Preorders Ship, Sells Out In Stores
2012-07-20 14:48:16

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Consumers who preordered the Google Nexus 7 Android tablet might want to pause reading so they can check their mailbox. Tablets pre-ordered by July 11 have been shipped, and Google expedited shipping to overnight delivery. The next batch of preorders will go out next week. However, most retailers carrying the tablet have reported they've sold out already and aren't expecting restock until August 7. Google posted an update for the...

2012-07-09 09:13:30

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Welcome back, iPhone geeks, to the second half of iPhone rumor season. Like the All Star break to Major League Baseball, this year´s WWDC has cleanly separated the early rumor season from the home stretch, and what an early season it was! So far, most of the iPhone “5” rumors center on a 4-inch screen and form factor, brand new case design, a smaller, 19-pin dock connector and possible NFC capabilities. As with each...

Google 'Nexus 7' Tablet Details Discovered
2012-06-26 04:58:10

Derek Walter for redOrbit.com Details about the long-rumored Nexus tablet are beginning to leak out ahead of the expected launch at Google I/O this week. Gizmodo Australia reported yesterday that a “training document” the publication has obtained shows specs and cost of a Nexus 7 tablet. The tablet appears to be produced by Asus, with a cost of $199 for 8GB of storage and $249 for 16GB. The alleged specs include a 1280 x 800, seven-inch display with a 1.3GHz Tegra 3...

Word of the Day
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'