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Qualcomm still serious about Windows 10 on Arm: Engineers work on ’12W’ Snapdragon 1000

Something like this … An earlier SDM850 reference design Qualcomm is seemingly working on another high-end 64-bit Arm-compatible system-on-chip for Windows 10 PCs – the Snapdragon 1000. Here’s the US chip designer’s line up so far for personal computers: the Snapdragon 835, which made its way into a few moderately overpriced and slightly lackluster touchscreen laptops; the 845 announced in December… Read More »

NAB, ANZ bosses say calls for royal commission in banking a ‘serious distraction’

The bosses of Australia’s biggest banks have dismissed Labor’s call for a royal commission into the financial sector as the Federal Government rules out launching its own. Opposition Leader Bill Shorten has vowed to hold a two-year, $53 million probe if elected, saying a “string of scandals” proved it was vital. But National Australia Bank chief executive Andrew… Read More »