Next Big Thing
HEVC, a new standard for compressing 4K video, will be cheaper for many companies to use than its industry-dominating predecessor. Maybe Google's competition helped.
DisplayPort technology lost out to HDMI in the marketplace, but it could get some help from next-gen USB connectors coming in 2015. Don't kiss those copper cables goodbye just yet.
Microsoft is signing up testers for a soon-to-be-released preview of "Office Mix," a new, interactive presentation application.
The upcoming USB cable design is reversible, has no right-side-up or upside-down problems, and will click when you plug it in. Expect the new design on the market as soon as this year.
Intel's press conference at CES 2013 points us to what's on tap for later this year, showing Haswell, table-top computing, and perceptual computing.
The company may have sour grapes because the next-gen consoles are running GPUs from competitor AMD.
Fourth-gen Core i-series "Haswell" CPUs promise big leaps in performance and battery life.
The new 14 nanometer processor, codenamed Broadwell, allows for computers that are less than 9 millimeters thick, about a third the thickness of PCs from 2010.
The game will be available in the fourth quarter on the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and PCs, according to Bethesda.
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