Samsung ships Tegra-powered Galaxy R smartphone

Samsung is now shipping its Tegra 2-powered Galaxy R smartphone. The slick device boasts a 4.19-inch screen and runs Android 2.3 (Gingerbread).

Video: Kal-El & the future of mobile gaming

Nvidia has released a video showcasing the advanced graphics capabilities of its upcoming quad-core Tegra mobile processor codenamed "Kal-El."

Video: How to play Tegra games without Tegra

Nvidia's Tegra is truly one tricked-out processor that supports some of the latest and greatest Android games. But what if you wanted to play next-gen titles on older, non-Tegra hardware?

Nvidia bolsters mobile portfolio with Icera acquisition

Nvidia has significantly bolstered its mobile portfolio by acquiring the UK-based Icera for $367 million in cash.

For Nvidia, the future is all about cross-platform gaming

Senior JPR analyst Ted Pollak recently described the majority of mainstream gamers as "technology enthusiasts" who routinely utilize a number of devices, including computers, handheld consoles, tablets and smartphones.

First Tegra-optimized Android game, Sumurai II, goes live

Of the dozens and dozens of Android device on the market, Samurai II: Vengeance was built for just two of them. So far. The game is believed to be the first major title developed independently for optimization on mobile devices running a dual-core processor.

How a hot geek girl goes game shopping

Years ago, if I was holiday shopping for a gamer, the choice was little more than NES or PC, followed by which title should I buy. But this holiday season?

Nvidia says next-gen Tegra tablets are "on the way"

Nvidia CEO Jen-Hsun Huang says next-gen tablets powered by the company's ARM-based Tegra processor have been delayed by a few months, but are definitely "on the way."

Will Nvidia find its mobile future in the Cloud?

Nvidia CEO Jen-Hsun Huang envisions a Tegra-based mobile future driven by high-performance, GPU-powered Cloud computing.

Dual-core Tegra to power LG Optimus smartphones

Nvidia's blazingly fast dual-core Tegra processor will reportedly power LG's next-gen lineup of Optimus smartphones.

Toradex fits dual-core Tegra 2 on RAM-sized board

Toradex has managed to fit Nvidia's second-gen Tegra chipset (1GHz Cortex A9) on a RAM-sized board.

Nvidia CEO smacks down Intel's Moorestown

Nvidia CEO Jen-Hsun Huang is confident that Intel's recently introduced Moorestown processor will pose little threat to his Tegra SoC.

Nvidia preps Android-Tegra designs for "pipe and flight"

Jen-Hsun Huang has confirmed that Nvidia is prepping a "very large number" of second-generation Tegra-Android designs for imminent "pipe and flight."

Asus to unveil Windows 7 tablet at Computex 2010

Asustek is reportedly planning to unveil an Intel Atom-powered Windows 7 tablet at Computex 2010.

Report: MSI to launch Android and Win 7 tablets at Computex

MSI is reportedly planning to launch a number of Android and Windows 7 tablet devices at Computex in June.

Asus to unveil Tegra-powered EEE tablet at Computex 2010

Jerry Shen has confirmed that Asustek will officially debut its Tegra-powered EEE Pad tablet PC at Computex 2010 in June.

The Microsoft Kin: The Blue Collar Phone


Often those of us who live with technology get excited about how much a new product can do and forget that most folks don’t want a Swiss Army Knife product nor do they want a Porsche, they want something simple and affordable that does the few things they want to do well.

Intel runs Android on Atom-based CPUs

Intel has targeted ARM's dominate position in the mobile marketplace by porting Google's Android OS to run on Atom-powered smartphones.