Articles By Tom Li

OPC: Cadillac Fairview collected 5 million shoppers’ images without proper consent

The Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada says it has discovered that Cadillac Fairview, a commercial real estate company,...

October 29th, 2020 Tom Li

AMD Radeon RX 6000 series ‘Big Navi’ graphics cards overview

AMD has launched its RX 6000 series of graphics cards based on the revised RDNA architecture. Three new cards were...

October 29th, 2020 Tom Li
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AMD acquires Xilinx, inventor of FPGA, for $35 billion

AMD has purchased Xilinx, the semiconductor company that pioneered the first field-programmable gate array (FPGA) for US$35 billion, the biggest...

October 27th, 2020 Tom Li

What is WiFi sensing and what can it do?

Wireless networks are typically associated with internet access in corporate networks or entertainment services like Netflix. Yet, WiFi's application extends...

October 26th, 2020 Tom Li

Micron’s uMCP5 with LPDDR5 is ready for mass production

Computer parts manufacturer Micron Technology announced that its UFS-based multi-chip package 5 (uMCP5) with embedded LPDDR5 is now ready for...

October 21st, 2020 Tom Li

SK Hynix acquires Intel NAND flash memory division for $9 billion

South Korean semiconductor company SK Hynix is acquiring Intel’s NAND flash memory division for US$9 billion. The acquisition, announced on...

October 20th, 2020 Tom Li

SpaceX granted basic telecom license in Canada

The Canadian Radio-Television and Telecommunication Commission (CRTC) is granting Space Exploration Technologies Corp., also known as SpaceX, a Basic International...

October 19th, 2020 Tom Li

Apple announces iPhone 12: 5G, LiDAR scanner, A14 Bionic, no charger

Tech companies are getting creative with their event names. At its “Hi, Speed” event on Oct. 13, Apple unveiled the...

October 15th, 2020 Tom Li

AMD announces Ryzen 5000 series processors and Zen 3 architecture

The wait is no more. AMD lifted the curtains off of its Ryzen 5000 series processors and its Zen 3...

October 9th, 2020 Tom Li

Looking forward to the next Samsung Note? Not so fast, source confirms

Samsung has cancelled plans for a new Note smartphone in its next-generation smartphone lineup, said a person familiar with the...

October 7th, 2020 Tom Li