Tech news tagged ‘Intel’

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Microsoft enters Sharks Cove for Intel-based driver development

Should flag this one for the record. Microsoft, and Intel and CircuitCo, have announced (for pre-order) Sharks Cove, a Windows-compatible devboard for developers to build and test drivers. See DevBoard Watch: Microsoft swims into Sharks Cove with Windows dev board.

Why mention it on an Android blog? The…

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Samsung to launch the first Tizen smartphone

One to note. Further evidence, perhaps, of Samsung plans to diversify away from Android?

The company is releasing a new smartphone, the Samsung Z, that runs on Tizen, an alternative Linux-based operating system. This is created by the Tizen Assocation, which includes Intel and Huawei as well as Samsung…

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Intel emulates x86 Android with Google API calls

An interesting one to flag on The Inquirer to document the march, if that’s the right verb, of Android on x86.

They highlight a post on Intel’s Developer Zone blog, covering Google releasing an x86 system image for the Android SDK that includes the Google APIs – so that…

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IDF 2013: Intel Atom “Bay Trail” Z3000 targets Android tablets

Welcome to Intel’s latest attempt to crack the low-power, smartphone-friendly market – the Atom Z3000 series. The low-power systems-on-a-chip (SoC) codenamed “Bay Trail” are aimed at both Android and Windows tablets.

It contains four CPU cores, clocking up to 2.4GHz, and has Intel…

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Intel compiler targets Android OS

Intel has released its C++ Compiler v13.0 for Android OS, highlights The Register, targeting Android Native Development. Intel promises “Industry leading app performance on Intel processor-based Android devices”.

Android Native Development is the means by which you can develop parts of your Android application using code other than…

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Intel releases 10-inch and 7-inch Android tablet designs to manufacturers

We’re keeping an eye on Intel Android developments, and is reporting that Intel’s 7-in and 10-in Android tablet designs are now available to manufacturers.

Agam Shah writes:
The chipmaker’s 10-inch Education Tablet runs Android 4.0, code-named Ice Cream Sandwich, while…

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Intel Atom Z2580 appears in two Android smartphones

This is the Eyes on Android blog but I am also definitely trying to keep an eye on Intel’s progress with smartphone design-ins (the mobile front, as it were, of its wider war with ARM for low-power processing).

Well, two phones feature design-ins for Intel’s…

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