Apple and other US companies have been ordered to look for alternatives to China

There is a new chapter in the US – China trade war. Now President Trump has ordered all American companies to move out of China
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TSMC temporary shutdown due to substandard chemical

A temporary shutdown has partially affected chip production at TSMC, and, according to reports, it was due to a substandard chemical.

Surface Studio 2 stays with older cores, still “most powerful Surface”

Still, with eight threads of 3GHz performance streaming through in tandem with NVIDIA’s current GeForce GPUs, it’s a potent combination.

TSMC preparing 7nm fabrication with Snapdragon 855 orders expected

Qualcomm has been a longtime partner with TSMC, but has gone with Samsung as of late. Progress on a new fabrication turned it around.

Android.com cleaned out Tablets section before bringing it back

One could even argue why Google thought to bring back a page that has not had its contents updated since 2015. After all, there were more reasons to keep it out of sight than there were to keep it.

Sad but predictable: No Oreo update hopes for NVIDIA Shield Tablet and Tablet K1

In case you were still holding out hope for Android Oreo goodies on the NVIDIA Shield Tablet and Tablet K1, the updates are definitely not happening.

Nvidia Shield TV scores long-promised Google Assistant support, other Android TVs next

Google Assistant is adding Android TV set-top boxes and smart TVs to a list of voice-enhanced devices including phones, watches, speakers and headphones.

NVIDIA fights Apple TV 4K with new $179 Shield TV remote-only bundle

Technically, the NVIDIA Shield TV set-top box isn’t getting upgraded or revised today. It’s merely ditching the controller to save you 20 bucks.

NVIDIA Shield adapter recall affects units with European plug heads

If you use a “duck plug” head on your AC adapter for that NVIDIA Shield, Shield TV or got it from a charger kit, get a free replacement unit, stat.

EU forcing answers from Qualcomm over Icera freeze-out

Icera, which was picked up by NVIDIA in 2011, was shut down in 2015. The European Commission believes Qualcomm used unfair market pressure.

Huawei MateBook X shows up MacBook while MateBook D goes for “casual gamers”

Huawei officially has its first foray into the notebook with two devices that straddle the lines of premium and affordable hardware.

With problems cleared up, Apple orders A11 chips from TSMC for iPhone 8

The processor inside the next iPhone is getting made right now. Also being made are processors for some Android phones, too.

Android 7.0 Nougat officially rolls out to OG NVIDIA SHIELD Tablet and Tablet K1

Both NVIDIA’s original Shield Tablet and the 2015-revised K1 edition have Android 7.0 Nougat updates rolling out OTA now in staggered fashion.

Android Nougat is definitely coming to both NVIDIA Shield Tablet editions, likely in a few weeks

NVIDIA remains committed to supporting both the original Shield Tablet and revamped Tablet K1 as far as software goes, with Nougat on the way.

Experience Upgrade 5.0 brings Nougat, Amazon Video and much more to NVIDIA Shield TV (2015)

The Android TV-powered NVIDIA Shield set-top box, originally released back in 2015 on Lollipop, is now moving to 7.0 Nougat, also receiving other upgrades.

ASUS Zooms, Tangos, Daydreams while VR gets more depth | CES 2017 Daily (Day 1)

While the HTC Vive gets new tools, Samsung and Google make a Chromebook together and ZTE preps us for a smartwatch. Pocketnow has it all covered.

The new NVIDIA Shield TV supports Google Assistant, 4K HDR, NVIDIA Spot AI mic accessory

Instead of jumping on the Alexa bandwagon, the CES 2017-unveiled new NVIDIA Shield TV comes with native Google Assistant integration.

Samsung could license GPU for Exynos from NVIDIA or AMD

Signs point away from Qualcomm involvement in future Samsung smartphones, but challenges, including a negotiation over new GPUs, could stymie progress.

That long overdue NVIDIA Shield Tablet sequel is apparently cancelled for ‘business reasons’

FCC giveth and FCC taketh away. At the manufacturer’s request, of course, with the 2016 edition of the NVIDIA Shield Tablet nipped in the bud.

NVIDIA Shield TV boxes can act as Plex Servers

You can soon run a Plex Server out of your NVIDIA Shield TV box and beam out movies and music to your phone or laptop or watch it on the Shield in 4K.

Wait for Surface Pro 5 grows with rumors

Rumored components to be included with the Surface Pro 5 will include a 7th generation Intel Kaby Lake processor and an optional 4K screen.

Proper NVIDIA Shield Tablet sequel possibly sighted at FCC

It’s time for a true NVIDIA Shield Tablet sequel, approved by the FCC for an upcoming US release, with a slimmer, lighter construction than the original.
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Samsung and NVIDIA settle a patent spat

The two have accused each other of ruthlessly using graphics-related patents. This settlement ends up with both companies stopping trips to court.

Android Marshmallow update breaks NVIDIA Shield Tablet’s Wi-Fi

Some users have reported that their NVIDIA Shield MAC addresses have been set to an error default. Others are flying just fine.

Original NVIDIA Shield finally notches Android Marshmallow

NVIDIA is getting its act together for the Shield tablet that started its Android gaming mission. Marshmallow is coming.