Intel Core i9-7900X Skylake X processor spotted
Published in Processors


Base clock of 4GHz with Turbo Boost up to 4.5GHz

One of Intel’s Core i9 range with the current top tier Core i7 processors has been spotted on the SiSoft Sandra online benchmarking database.

Samsung shows off stretchable display
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 25 May 2017 12:12

Samsung shows off stretchable display


Flexible OLED screen


Samsung has unveiled a radical 9.1-inch stretchable OLED display which can stretch in both direction by as much as 12 millimetres.

Lenovo back to black for the PC
Published in Notebooks
Thursday, 25 May 2017 11:48

Lenovo back to black for the PC


PC is strong and stable 

The world's largest PC maker, Lenovo has returned to profit in a year when its PC shipments fell at a slower rate than everyone else.

Fitness trackers can’t measure calories
Published in Wearables


Chocolate teapots


Fitness devices are reasonable at monitoring heart rate but can’t track calories burnt to save their lives.

Intel speeds up Thunderbolt 3 adoption
Published in News
Thursday, 25 May 2017 11:18

Intel speeds up Thunderbolt 3 adoption


Shock over Microsoft snub


Windows users were shocked when Microsoft refused to place any Thunderbolt ports in the new Surface Pro and Surface Laptop.

Manchester attack used for internet crackdown
Published in News


Fear is the weapon of terrorists.. oh and the government


The UK government is hoping that the population of the UK is so terrified by the Manchester bombings, that they will support a wholesale crackdown on the internet.

Trump orders companies to stop hackers with management report
Published in News


That fixes that problem


President Donald (Prince of Orange) Trump has signed an executive order which he thinks will keep hackers from making America Grate again.

Microsoft creates Chinese Windows 10 Government edition
Published in News


Allows its own encryption


Software King of the World Microsoft has issued a version of Windows 10 which is just for the Chinese government.

Micro LED arrives soon
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 24 May 2017 13:51

Micro LED arrives soon


Second half of 2017 with products in 2018


Despite shedloads of delays and technological bottlenecks micro LED products will start to arrive in the second half of the year with full production ready for 2018.

Microsoft splashes out on some more security
Published in News


Buys security firm for $100 million

Software king of the world, Microsoft has written a $100 million cheque for the security outfit Hexadite.