While Android users are swimming in devices with 2GB of memory, and most iPhone users not being far behind when it comes to RAM, Microsoft’s mobile platform does a dandy job at 512MB of memory. Most new flagship Windows Phone 8 devices now come with 1GB of memory, but there is still a major portion of users that are...

It was not very long ago that DRAM makers were in hot waters with increasing supplies that left prices freefalling. The reason was the slow sales of desktop and laptop computers. It was only after the memory makers put a cap on production did the decline stop late last year, and prices started to rebound. Even though...

In a new blog on the Windows 8 Development Blog, Microsoft talk a bit about reclaiming memory from Metro Style applications. The post is introduced by Steven Sinofsky and authored by Bill Karagounis on the Windows 8 Fundamentals team. In the post, he details the behind-the-scenes efforts to reclaim memory even when...

When it comes to mobile storage flash technology is the king, but every king eventually gets dethroned in time. Recently HP has talked a lot about its upcoming plans for commercial release of its memristor non-volatile memory. This new form of resistance RAM is everything that FLASH can be yet offers more speed,...