BUILD 2018 is almost upon us, and some nuggets from the forthcoming conference are starting to surface. Windows 10 ARM looks to be a major focus for Microsoft in this big event. It was back in December of 2016 that Microsoft and Qualcomm first announced their ambitious plans to introduce Windows 10 powered PCs that...

It is time. 32-bit Windows and, well even other operating systems, have been around for a long while now, and showing little signs of slowing down. NVIDIA, however, thinks that their time has come. The graphics card maker has announced that version 390 will be its last driver update for 32-bit OSes. Everything from...

The battle for 64-bit mobile processor supremacy is heating up. Apple may have fired the first shots last year, but companies like Qualcomm and Intel have wasted little time in announcing their solutions. The former of the two made some waves at MWC 2014 by announcing the stunning Snapdragon 615, and Intel has also...

MWC 2014 is in full flow, and many of the major companies have already fired off the first shots. None so more reverberant than Qualcomm and its eight-core Snapdragon 615 chip. The high-performance 64-bit solution integrates LTE and 4K video streaming capabilities. As this report reveals, this astonishing chipset is...

There are times when technology improves by leaps and abounds, and one such occasion is upon us. The age of 64-bit Intel Bay Trail tablets, it seems, is dawning. Almost all Windows 8.1 tablets right now run in 32-bit mode, despite some even having 64-bit processors. But this is set to change very soon — there are...

The times they are a-changin’. Mobile is currently where all the fun in technology is at, and the involved parties are just starting to heat things up to another level on the processors front. Next month could see a whole bunch of 64-bit smartphone processors being showcased at one of the most high-profile events of...

Smartphone makers have a crazy knack of following the crowd. Even at times when it does not actually make the greatest sense. If a new technology is in, you can be sure that handset vendors will be on it. Take 64-bit mobile processors, for instance. This report says that we vendors have chosen the next year as the...

Intel sure seems to have started something with its Atom lineup of Windows 8.1 slates. The Atom brand prior to this was secluded in the realm of the Celeron and Pentium varieties of affordable processors. Call it luck, or call it the Windows RT effect — there have been voices (from hardware vendors) in favor of what...

Desktop is still the main battleground for cybercriminals, and it seems they are not going to let go of it that easily. While newer battles are said to be fought on mobile platforms like Android and iOS, the main war is showing no signs of slowing. A new wave of attack could be on the its way towards 64-bit...

Fans of Firefox have waited what seems like a lifetime for Mozilla to add 64-bit support. If you are one of these fans, prepare to be disappointed as Mozilla has just announced their decision to pull the plug on the development. The announcement was posted by Benjamin Smedberg, Mozilla Engineering Manager on the...