• Get Ready for 14nm and 16nm Chips

    Get Ready for 14nm and 16nm Chips

    But if the chip-manufacturing companies are a little later than I would have expected for 20nm, they are planning to shift quickly to the next node, the 14nm and 16nm chips.It won't surprise me if we see very few 20nm chips, and instead see a lot of designs skip that generation and go directly from the 28nm processes standard on most leading-edge chips today to the 14 or 16nm generation.
  • Green Data Centers: 8 Companies Doing Them Right

    Green Data Centers: 8 Companies Doing Them Right

    While it's not necessarily easy going "green," here are 8 companies that did it right.That 4% increase in total data center energy consumption is actually a decrease from the preceding five years, during which total US data center energy consumption grew by 24%.
  • Green Data Centers: 8 Companies Doing Them Right

    Green Data Centers: 8 Companies Doing Them Right

    While it's not necessarily easy going "green," here are 8 companies that did it right.That 4% increase in total data center energy consumption is actually a decrease from the preceding five years, during which total US data center energy consumption grew by 24%.
  • 8 Productivity Tools Road Warriors Need

    8 Productivity Tools Road Warriors Need

    Life on the road means freedom and travel, but also the need for a solid arsenal of apps, power packs, mobile hotspots and other items to keep you productive.This is why we've included portable external chargers for both notebooks and smaller mobile devices in our roundup.
  • Sense Home Energy Monitor

    Sense Home Energy Monitor

    But that can get expensive if you want to monitor every device in your home.Or, you can hook up a smart power monitor, like the Sense Home Energy Monitor ($299), that connects directly to your electricity panel and uses a cool mobile app to tell you what devices and appliances are drawing power and when.