Lilbits: Google’s antitrust woes, new Intel and AMD chips, and MS Edge for Linux (for some reason)

The US Department of Justice has filed an antitrust lawsuit against Google, claiming the company abuses its dominance in the search and advertising spaces to… stay on top of the search and advertising spaces. Xda-developers has a pretty good write up of the allegations. The case is likely to play out in years rather than […]

It’s 2017 and smartphones with 8GB of RAM are coming soon

Windows PC makers are still offering plenty of computers with 4GB of RAM (or less). But soon you may be able to buy a smartphone with as much as 8GB of RAM. We heard rumors last year that LeEco would launch a phone with that much memory. It didn’t happen. But last week Asus unveiled […]

Smartphones to get more RAM: 4GB is the new 2GB

Remember when smartphone makers started shipping handsets with 1GB of RAM? That was pretty exciting. But in mid-2013, most top-of-the-line Android handsets are shipping with 2GB. Pretty soon that’ll seem pretty old school though. ┬áSK Hynix has announced it’s working on 4GB LPDDR3 memory for mobile devices. Samsung also recently announced it’s working on LPDDR3 […]