Tag Archives: Intel Atom

Calling Gordon Gekko – The Constant Evolution of the Mobile Form Factor

When mobile devices first emerged in the mid to late-20th century with portable computers and phones, they often weighed between 25-65 lbs. and went largely unused by consumers.     It wasn’t until the mid-1980’s and early 90’s that we began … Read more >

The Rise of Apps and Entrepreneurship

Although the economy was shrinking at its fastest pace in 50 years, there were still an estimated 543,000 new businesses being created each month in 2011, according to the Kauffman Foundation.  So while there has been an overall slowdown, the … Read more >

Mobile Technology Empowers Education

As the school year begins, mobile technology’s impact on education is evident.  In a recent study, conducted by Pearson Foundation, the majority of students say that technology makes learning more fun, it helps them study more efficiently and they prefer … Read more >

MotorWeek Pulls into Intel, Fills up on Atom

PBS-TV’s MotorWeek visited Intel headquarters recently. Steven Chupnick wanted to learn how the tiny, mighty Intel Atom processor can help automakers stay in step with consumer trends. He met with Staci Palmer, director of Intel’s In-Vehicle Infotainment, Embedded and Communications … Read more >

Fitting the Full Internet Into Our Pockets

Computex in Taipei got many of us got smarter and more excited about the mobile computing possibilities being designed around Moorestown, the next generation set of technologies built around the tiny, mighty Intel Atom processor. In “What Moorestown Means for … Read more >

Evermore Mobile Internet Devices at CES 2009

Before Intel Developer Forums and some of the bigger consumer electronics shows, I always try to catch up with Ultra Mobility man Uday Keshvadas to see what new gadgets he’s packin’ up. Just before the holidays as he was gearing … Read more >

Tiny Mobile Internet Devices Hitting the Bigtime

When in Rome, do as the Romans do…with MIDs! Imagine strolling through the Colosseum wirelessly connected to the Internet and sharing the experience with the world using the video camera on you mobile Internet device! BenQ booted up its Intel … Read more >