Samsung drops all claims, obviously

As our many fans and followers know, in November 2014, Samsung Electronics and Samsung America filed a lawsuit against Velocity Micro and our video card supplier, Nvidia, in Federal District court in Richmond, Virginia, accusing us of eight patent infringements. At the time, I pointed out that this was just a sleazy attempt to have their fight with Nvidia heard in Richmond courts because they thought they could get a faster trial here than anyplace else in America. Richmond’s Federal District Court is nicknamed “The Rocket Docket” for good reason – cases go to trial quicker here than any other…

Deciding Between Intel Core i5 or i7

If you’re on the hunt for a new workstation PC or gaming laptop, one of the most important factors to take into consideration is the type of processor. The two most common processors used in new models are the Intel Core i5 and Intel Core i7. It may not be clear which processor is right for your needs, especially if you want a general better experience. Key Differences Between Intel Core i5 and Intel Core i7 Core i7 systems are more expensive than Core i5 systems, usually by several hundred dollars. Core i7 processors have more capabilities than Core i5…

5 Tech Trends to Look for in 2016

The New Year is just around the corner, and tech gurus are making their guesses as to which trends will become realized in 2016. While we can’t always be certain which trends will stick and which ones will be a passing fad, we can agree on one thing: technology keeps moving forward. In fact, some worry that it’s moving so fast, we may be faced with more glitches in software because products are rushed out so quickly. For now, here are five technology trends that are predicted for 2016. Trend #1: 5G Get ready for some crazy-fast speeds, even by…