Frugal innovation is all about doing more with less. In India it has applied to products and services as diverse as cars (Tata Nano), refrigerators (Mitti Cool), artificial limbs (Jaipur Foot), cataract operations (Aravind Eye Hospital), and open heart surgeries (Narayana Hrudalaya). Show More Summary
Are you ready to master the skies with your own stunt-flying, aerial-view shooting fun? These drones at TNW Deals are all under $100, meaning you can get airborne without breaking the bank. SKEYE Nano Drone (28% off) As the name suggests, the SKEYE is a tiny palm-sized quadcopter, but its cute appearance belies impressive functionality. Show More Summary
Putting an full microcontroller platform in a DIP format is nothing new – the Teensy does it, the Arduino nano does it, and a dozen other boards do it. [Alex] and [Alexey] aren’t content with just a simple microcontroller breakout board...Show More Summary
Researchers have developed the first nano/micro-textured highly slippery surfaces able to outperform lotus leaf-inspired liquid repellent coatings, particularly in situations where the water is in the form of vapor or tiny droplets.
Professors Shaochen Chen and Joseph Wang of the Nano Engineering Department at the University of California, San Diego have 3D printed tiny robots – thinner than the width of a human hair -- they’re calling micro-fish, that may one day be used to treat a variety of human ailments. These micro-fish [...]
This year, I bought myself an Nvidia GeForce GTX 970 graphics card. It was time to upgrade. And I was pleasantly surprised to find I could buy a mini version of one of the best cards ever made. Now, I can potentially fit my beefy gaming PC into a console-sized case. But a new card from AMD is about to do small and powerful even better. More »
AMD has officially revealed the Radeon R9 Nano, a quiet and power efficient graphics card designed for small form factor PCs. Measuring about six inches in length, the Radeon R9 Nano uses High-Bandwidth Memory (HBM), and features 30 percent more performance and 30 percent lower power consumption (175W) than the AMD Radeon R9 290X card. Show More Summary
AMD has announced its Radeon Nano today -- a chip with all the firepower of Fury, at a reduced clock and drastically reduced TDP.
$649 Nano sports full 4096-stream processors, 4GB HBM, but needs just 175W.
This year, I bought myself an Nvidia GeForce GTX 970 graphics card. It was time to upgrade. And I was pleasantly surprised to find I could buy a mini version of one of the best cards ever made. Now, I can potentially fit my beefy gaming PC into a console-sized case. But a new card from AMD is about to do small and powerful even better. Read more...
Perfect size for mini-ITX mobos and small cases Pics AMD will today launch the Radeon R9 Nano, a beefy graphics card designed to run comfortably inside tight spaces.…
Advanced Micro Devices is unveiling its AMD Radeon R9 Nano graphics card today, touting it as the smallest and most power-efficient solution for 4K graphics on a PC. AMD said it will enable PC makers to reinvent the small-form-factor PC with its third “Fiji”-based graphics processing unit (GPU). The chip features high-bandwidth memory, a high-speed memory […]
AMD’s R9 Nano is the first flagship GPU to be targeted towards compact Mini-ITX builds. It offers an air-cooled, full-featured Fiji GPU with lower power draw, in a tiny 6-inch package.
Back in June at AMD’s R9 Fury X/Fiji GPU launch event, the company unveiled that there would be four products based on Fiji. Fury X and Fury – which have since launched – and then two additional products, the R9 Nano and a yet-to-be-named dual-GPU card. Show More Summary
AMD has revealed full details on its upcoming ultra-small form-factor graphics card - the Radeon R9 Nano. It's a unique offering: a compact six-inch GPU with the horsepower to run the latest games at 4K resolution. Featuring the full...Show More Summary
We're two weeks out from the launch of AMD's Radeon Nano, the final entry (that we're aware of) in the company's high-end graphics card lineup based on new GPU architecture and High-Bandwidth Memory. Based on what I've seen, the Nano represents the culmination of HBM and Fiji's true potential and shows AMD [...]
Samsung was expected to unveil a new smartwatch back at Mobile World Congress 2015 in March but that didn’t happen, many expected that one would arrive with the Galaxy Note 5 but it didn’t, however Samsung did give us a sneak peek at the Gear S2. Show More Summary
“Bigger and better” has been a safe sequel strategy for years, but “smaller, lighter, and slightly more affordable” sequels began to take off when Apple debuted the iPod mini and iPod nano a decade ago. Anker relied upon “bigger and better” for its insanely powerful 25,600mAh Astro E7 battery, and now is using “smaller and lighter” with PowerCore 20100 ($40), […]
This is Nano the squirrel using one of our Squirrel Coffee Cups. (By Gena Seaberg.) Don’t worry about Nano’s health, it was a decaf hazelnut blend. [via Gena Seaberg]
Apple on Wednesday released an unusual standalone update for the seventh-generation iPod nano, making unspecified changes to the media player's proprietary operating system.