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Teardown Reveals Globalfoundries 22FDX Shipping In End Products Like Google’s 2nd Gen Nest Mini

It has been a year since Globalfoundries made the strategic decision to focus on its FDX platform, FinFET, RF and low power technologies over the bleeding edge. I have never seen the company more energized and focused than it is now, and I believe the industry is genuinely relieved the “pivot” is working out as competition in …

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Nortek’s Elan Latest Whole Home Automation Product: Like A Grown Up Google Nest, Sonos, And Dropcam

I have been in and around home automation for over 20 years and like many in the industry, am very impressed and excited about the future of home automation. While the DIY consumer side of the business is getting a lot of press attention lately particularly with Google’s $3.2B Nest acquisition and Apple rumors, what you may not …

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Exploring AWS’ Recent Announcements – The Six Five Insiders Edition

On this episode of The Six Five – Insiders Edition hosts Patrick Moorhead and Daniel Newman welcome Jeff Barr, Vice President and Chief Evangelist at AWS to discuss AWS’ response to COVID-19 and exciting new product announcements.  AWS’ Response to COVID-19 During this COVID-19 pandemic, AWS has been focused on helping customers continue to operate …

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How To Secure The Intelligent Edge

It is perhaps the lowest form of human life that uses a crisis like COVID-19 to exploit the vulnerabilities of people and organizations. From price gouging critical supplies to the phishing scams that are hitting email inboxes daily, there have been many reminders lately that the cyber-world is full of actors–individuals, groups, and nation-states–that exploit …

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Google Is Adding Two Million New Meet Users Each Day And I’m Not Surprised

My team and I at Moor Insights & Strategy use G Suite, Google Hangouts and Meet (now named Google Meet), on a daily basis. Since all our employees and contractors WFH (work from home) or remotely, it is one of the primary solutions we use to interact, before and during the COVID-19 lockdown. While many …

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What Technology Accelerates Long-Term After The Short-Term COVID-19 Danger Subsides?

I recently sat down with my friend and fellow analyst Daniel Newman, of Futurum Research, for a podcast discussion on some of the technology trends we expect to accelerate in the post-corona world. In addition to the tragic human cost, the global pandemic has changed many aspects of our lives, and disrupted industries across the world. When …

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A Review: Six Months With The Samsung Galaxy Fold

Looking back, I can say definitely that the Samsung Galaxy Fold the most impressive phone I tested in 2019. Not just that—it was the most interesting and curiosity-inducing device I’ve ever used. As I mentioned in my recent column on foldables, I’ve had numerous strangers come up to me and ask about the Fold to either …

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Zoom Is Looking More And More Like Facebook Every Day

Zoom drove tremendous growth at the beginning of March because of the coronavirus. It went from hosting 10 million daily meeting participants at the end of last year to over 200 million daily meeting participants this year in March. The influx naturally attracted bad actors who took advantage of Zoom’s security flaws resulting in “zoombombings” …

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Areia: Pathway To Dawn Review, Debut Game By Gilp Studio

As many of you know, I primarily review horror/psychological survivor genres. However, my interest was piqued when I stumbled upon an indie adventure debut game by Gilp Studios, called ‘Areia: Pathway to Dawn.’ You can watch the launch trailer  here. Released on January 24th, 2020, Areia is a meditative game that is supposed to support self-reflection and cause positive, relaxing thoughts. …

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Area-51m Review: A Return To Alienware’s No Compromises Gaming Roots

For as long as I can remember, I’ve been disappointed by gaming laptops—I avoided them myself and advised friends to do the same, given the lower performance levels they offered versus desktop PCs. However, things changed considerably in the last 5 years, in large part thanks to NVIDIA and its MAX-Q designs. In general, gaming …

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HP Inc. Bolsters Its Cybersecurity Offerings With New Endpoint Protection

There are tech companies that get cybersecurity, and then there are those who don’t. HP is one of the former, thank goodness, and has proven it time and time again across its product lines. While many in the industry decried its claim of having the most secure PC products, I’m glad they did it, because …

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ZOHO: The Most Successful SaaS Company You May Have Never Heard Of

I had the chance to attend Zoho’s annual analyst day which it held in Austin, TX, a few months back. I have been remiss in writing this up, but honestly, COVID19 and a few other things got in the way of knocking it out. Rather than give my readers a specific take on what I …

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Key Takeaways From AMD’s Financial Analyst Day

Before the proverbial “you know what” hit the fan with COVID-19, AMD hosted the company’s 2020 Financial Analyst Day at its headquarters in Sunnyvale, California. I am ridiculously tardy in getting this out, but to be honest, I don’t know too many who would have read it.   Historically, the event has been used to recap AMD’s financial growth, communicate financial …

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The Importance of Keeping IT Infrastructure in a Healthy State – Six Five Insiders with Dell Technologies’ Jen Felch

On this special episode of The Six Five – Insider Edition  hosts Daniel Newman and Patrick Moorhead welcomed Jen Felch, Chief Digital Officer and CIO for Dell Technologies to talk about how the company is dealing with COVID-19 internally with employees and externally with customers. Leverage What You Have Dell has over 150,000 employees globally and preparation to …

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Why 5G Patent ‘Value’ Is More Important Than The ‘Number’ Of Patents

Metrics are very important in society and business as they save time for everyone involved to get to certain levels of cognition and determine which widget or company is better at something. Whether it’s “miles per gallon,” automobile “0-60”, appliance energy rating labels, number or quality of patents or performance benchmarks, they all serve to …

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Why You Should Consider Switching To The New Edge Browser

Microsoft revamped its Edge browser since its release alongside Windows 10 back in 2015. The browser was still years behind Chrome and Firefox in terms of extensions, performance and browser features and has always been in the infamous shadow of what was Internet Explorer. This time around, Microsoft’s new Edge browser is built on the …

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HP Inc. Goes More Vertical With New Education Chromebooks At BETT 2020

HP Inc. is a company that’s been synonymous with PCs for many years now, and one of the ways it maintains its edge is with its rapid release cadence, willingness to take some innovation risks, and a focus on the channel. With CES 2020 barely in the rear view (see my coverage of the company’s …

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Communications When we express our opinions publicly, we do it with the credibility that only decades of actual industry experience can provide. We are quoted in the top news outlets and routinely appear on business TV shows. MI&S analysts also do extensive public speaking at events and trade shows, in classic webinars, and participate heavily on social media. Our …

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Pico, North And nReal Dominate XR At CES 2020

Since both AR and VR are in the enterprise phase of development, it makes sense that there was very little AR and VR at CES 2020. In fact, these technologies are grouped within the very large gaming section at the exhibition, which can lead to some very confusing booth placements and unnecessary walking around. That …

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Samsung Dives Even Deeper Into PCs At CES 2020

Every year in January, companies big and small descend on Las Vegas to attend the annual CES conference for consumer electronics. If there’s one name that is almost ubiquitous in the sector, it’s Samsung. From TVs, to phones, to appliances, Samsung has a well-established place in many, many consumers’ homes. An area where it has …

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