Report: Google Glass could help stop emerging public health threats around the world

The much-talked-about Google Glass — the eyewear with computer capabilities — could potentially save lives, especially in isolated or far-flung locations, say scientists.

ARM-based Rikomagic MK902 LE runs Linux



The UK-based Clousto recently began selling the Rikomagic MK902 LE, a small set-top box 
powered by an ARM-based Rockchip quad-core processor (Cortex-A9) paired with 2GB of RAM and up to 16GB of storage. 



Imagination Tech debuts 192-core mobile GPU



Imagination Technologies is probably best known for its PowerVR graphics processors featured in Apple's wildly popular iOS mobile devices, as PowerVR S-series chips have powered every Apple mobile device since the third-generation iPhone 3GS.



Smarter caching accelerates performance

Computer chips keep getting faster because transistors keep getting smaller. But the chips themselves are as big as ever, so data moving around the chip, and between chips and main memory, has to travel just as far. As transistors get faster, the cost of moving data becomes, proportionally, a more severe limitation.

Switch between broadcast TV and internet videos with Mohu Channels




Mohu is probably best known for manufacturing TV antennas such as the indoor Leaf for HDTV.

Google launches Project Tango



With Project Tango, Google hopes to give mobile devices a human-scale understanding of space and motion.



Mele X1000 supports Blu-ray navigation, 3D video playback



The Mele X1000 is an Android TV Box powered by a Telechips TCC8935 dual core processor paired (ARM Cortex A9 @ 1.2GHz + Mali-400MP2 GPU) with 1GB RAM and 4GB Flash.



Xtreamer's $111 SideWinder4 Android TV Box supports XBMC




Xtreamer's SideWinder4 Android (4.2, Jelly Bean) TV box ships with a number of pre-loaded media-centric apps, including XBMC and CheapCast.

Android TV boxes get a boost with Amlogic's 2 GHz S802

Over the past year or two, TG Daily has reported on a slew of Android-powered set-top-boxes and TV sticks hitting the marketplace.

Keepod Unite crosses digital divide in Kenya with USB sticks

Keepod and NGO LiveInSlums have joined forces on Indiegogo to provide disadvantaged residents of Nairobi, Kenya with inexpensive USB sticks capable of booting refurbished laptops.

Report: Nvidia's Tegra 4 SoC powers new Asus GameBox

Recently spotted AnTuTu benchmark results indicate that Asus may be preparing to debut a Android GameBox powered by Nvidia's next-gen Tegra 4 ARM Cortex-A15 processor.

Open source gaming with the DragonBox Pyra

The DragonBox Pyra, powered an ARM Cortex-A15 (dual-core TI OMAP 5) processor, is expected to be an open source 5-inch handheld game console. 



HP's Chromebox to hit streets this spring


Earlier this week, Asus unveiled its very first Chromebox specifically designed to run Google's web-centric operating system.

Ballistic transport in graphene suggests new type of electronic device

Using electrons more like photons could provide the foundation for a new type of electronic device that would capitalize on the ability of graphene to carry electrons with almost no resistance even at room temperature – a property known as ballistic transport.

Asus unveils $179 Chromebox



Asus has unveiled its very first Chromebox specifically designed to run Google's web-centric operating system. 



Ultimate geezer pastime gets high-tech makeover

So, you go on a cruise because you are old. You can't afford much in the way of a room so, you settle for a metal box with nary a porthole. But, don't fret because now you get a big screen on one wall and it will be called a virtual balcony. You are now ready to jump and kill yourself but, you can't because you'd just run into a big TV.

Nvidia eyes open source support for K1 graphics

Nvidia has reportedly kicked off an initiative with open source devs to support its upcoming K1 chip.

The military gets all the best robot cars

If your worst nightmare includes driverless military machines roaming the landscape then you are either John Connor or just beginning to learn about Lockheed Martin's robotic tactical vehicles.

New Asus EEE Box has Intel's Bay Trail inside

Asus has rolled out a new mini-desktop powered by Intel's Celeron J1900 Bay Trail 2 GHz quad-core processor with a TDP of 10 watts. 



Ultra-portable PCs top 12 percent of notebook PC market in 2013

An estimated 12.3% (22.5 million) of the Notebook PC shipments in 2013 (182.7 million) fit into the ultra-portable segment, with year-on-year growth (of ultra-portables) reaching 100% from 2012 to 2013.