A new general-purpose memory compression technology called Ziptilion, developed by ZeroPoint, can increase the effective capacity and bandwidth of the available physical memory by around "2-3x".
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Microsoft highlighted a collection of BadAlloc vulnerabilities earlier this year. Federal U.S. cybersecurity agency CISA has now issued an advisory as the problem affects tons of BlackBerry products.
Memory chipmaker SK hynix has admitted today that some of its DRAM products are indeed faulty. However, it has denied the rumors that close to a quarter of a million of its chips was affected.
Samsung has announced the discovery of amorphous boron nitride. It said that the new material is distinct from white graphene and will be used in DRAM and NAND solutions in the future.
Samsung has announced that it has shipped a million extreme ultraviolet-based DRAM modules following the completion of customer evaluations. The firm plans to use the EUV process in future products.
The Raspberry Pi Foundation has announced that the 2GB Raspberry Pi 4 is being slashed from $45 to $35. The price cut was made possible thanks to a reduction in the price of memory.
Samsung has announced that the mass production of 12Gb LPDDR5 mobile DRAM has begun. The new chips will be used in upcoming premium model smartphone devices and are optimised for 5G and AI tasks.
Samsung has unveiled its Exynos i T100 chip, a device that's aimed at IoT devices and offers greater security and durability. Samsung says that the chip can withstand temperatures as high as 125ºC.
Samsung has made a breakthrough with a new 28-nanometer eMRAM product. With the development of the successor to eFlash, the firm can carry on scaling the product to deliver better performance.
The average price of NAND flash memory chips is expected to decline until 1H 2019. Combined with the performance standardization of the market, consumer SSD pricing is rapidly dropping down.
Samsung has announced its new mobile device memory which offers a 1.5x speed improvement and also cuts power consumption by 30% to enable a longer battery life. The chip will be in future flagships.
Samsung has just started mass production of its fifth-generation V-NAND memory chips which boast a 40% increase in data transfers over its predecessor, using the same amount of power.
The KDE Project has announced the new KDE Plasma 5.13.0 release. One of the headline features in this release is the memory optimisations meaning it'll run better on all hardware, high- and low-end.
Positioned above Corsair's current Vengeance RGB line, the Vengeance RGB Pro modules are rated for up to DDR4-4000 speeds, feature new aluminum heat spreaders, and a light bar with 10 RGB LEDs.
Samsung has announced new memory hardware based on the 10nm process. The hardware is designed for gaming laptops and offers better performance and battery than the previous generation.
After Microsoft's failure to fix a flaw in its Edge browser in the allotted time, Google has publicly disclosed the bug - which allows bypassing Edge's ACG and creating an executable page in memory.
Samsung has announced its Q4 and full year 2017 earnings. The company's profits were driven by its memory business but it also saw good sales for premium OLED displays and high-end smartphones.
Samsung has started producing its next generation HBM2 solution which is 50% more powerful than the last iteration. It is intended for use in next-generation super computers and for AI processing.
At CES this week, the manufacturer of flash memory revealed what it calls the smallest flash drive to feature 1TB of storage. A release date or pricing was, however, not provided at the time.
Google has revealed yet another vulnerability in Windows - because Microsoft failed to fix it correctly - that can reportedly allow locally authenticated attackers to access kernel memory space.
Some of Nintendo's upcoming gaming titles for the Switch will force users to rely on microSD storage expansion cards from the get go. That's because the console only has 32GB of internal storage.
Microsoft has announced that it has now fixed the "out of memory" errors that occurred when trying to run Windows phone emulators in Visual Studio on Windows 10, even with enough memory available.
Microsoft has explained the changes made to Hyper-V and the more aggressive memory allocation when starting virtual machines in the latest Insider Preview of Windows 10 build 15002.
Intel hailed 3D XPoint memory as a revolutionary product that will take the PC industry by storm. Unfortunately, instead of speeding everything for us, the new tech is getting significantly delayed.
An upcoming version of Chrome, M55, will feature substantially reduced memory usage. In other words, Chrome should finally run smoother and faster on a number of smartphones with low memory.
Opera 39 now features heap compaction which significantly reduces the amount of memory sites used up. In tests, Opera developers saw memory usage drop by more than half on popular websites.
Microsoft Research and Rambus have partnered up to further develop their collective understanding of, among other things, memory usage and optimization in quantum computing.
Microsoft has changed and optimised the way Windows 10 handles system memory. If the 'System' is taking exorbitant amounts of memory on your PC, don't fret, it's a feature.
Today's modern games and many productivity applications can consume 4GB on its own, so there's little argument for not going with 8GB. However, the need for 16GB of memory is a hotly debated subject.
Intel has been having some trouble with Moore's Law recently, but the company has pushed memory research into overdrive. They're now announcing a major breakthrough that could change everything.
According to industry sources, Samsung will not only build Apple's next-gen chips but will also provide upcoming iPhones with flash memory. If true it might mean better storage in upcoming devices.
Though there's more to it, the four major improvements of DDR4 SDRAM can be summed up in lower operating voltage, increased power saving enhancements, increased frequency, and improved chip density.
Mozilla has revealed that one of the most popular Firefox plugins, AdBlock Plus, can potentially consume megabytes, or even gigabytes, of RAM on users' machines during browsing.
Apple's freshly released MacBook Airs have been benchmarked and the results are mixed. Processor speed has increased due to Intel's lastest Haswell chips while memeory performance has decreased.
A major UK consumer group is calling foul over companies charging huge sums for internal storage upgrades for popular devices with some, such as Google and Apple, marking up prices by up to 1000%.
Samsung has just announced they have started mass production of their latest SSD series. The new lineup will use PCIe and this will provide more than double the performance compared to current SSDs.
OCZ is finally ready to unveil its first truly in-house SSD controller. It's been three years since Indilinx released a new controller and they are doing so today with the Barefoot 3 and the Vector...
The contenders include the OCZ Vertex 4 128GB, Samsung 840 120GB and Crucial m4 128GB. The most affordable high-capacity SSD featured in our roundup is the Kingston SSDNow V+200 120GB, while the...
DDR4 memory, the faster, more power-efficient successor to DDR3, will be available in computers by next year, according to Micron. Samples of the upcoming memory type are already shipping.
In the latest update to the official Windows 8 blog, Microsoft explains how it allows Windows 8 to reclaim memory for Metro apps, even when they are suspended.