VR might take off after all
Published in News
Wednesday, 06 July 2016 11:56

VR might take off after all


Thanks to the porn industry

It is starting to look like the VR industry might take off afterall for reasons which are not the greatest.

Surface Table gets a French connection
Published in News
Wednesday, 06 July 2016 11:30

Surface Table gets a French connection


Slightly cheaper

The Surface Table was touted as a damn fine idea a few years ago, but it never really saw much mileage outside the television studios.

AMD promises emergency driver update by Thursday
Published in Graphics


Sorting out RX 480's shocking power problem

AMD has promised that it will roll out a driver update will will sort out the power issues with the RX 480 by Thursday.

Xiaomi’s Mi notebook pictures leaked
Published in Notebooks
Tuesday, 05 July 2016 14:18

Xiaomi’s Mi notebook pictures leaked


Tame Apple Press is furious

Leaked snaps of Xiaomi’s new notebook have leaked onto the worldwide wibble and the Tame Apple Press is furious.

AMD Polaris 10 has no disabled CUs
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 05 July 2016 13:56

AMD Polaris 10 has no disabled CUs


RX 480 has everything fully enabled

AMD Polaris 10 Senior Product Manager Evan Groenke has denied that the Polaris 10 has disabled Compute Units (CUs) and the RX 480 comes fully enabled with 2304 Stream Processors.

Apple leans on its suppliers
Published in News
Tuesday, 05 July 2016 13:19

Apple leans on its suppliers


Cut your prices to keep our ridiculous margins

Those suppliers who thought they were onto a good thing scoring a contract with Apple might be starting to regret it.

Google gives Oracle  Chinese burn
Published in News
Tuesday, 05 July 2016 13:01

Google gives Oracle Chinese burn


Revenge served lightly chilled

After being bullied by Oracle lawyers over its use of Java in Android for so long, Google is wasting no time sticking the boot in.

MIT creates 64-core chip design
Published in Processors
Tuesday, 05 July 2016 12:05

MIT creates 64-core chip design


Swarming

Boffins at MIT have emerged from their smoke filled labs with a new chip design which fixes some of the problems of parallel processing.

Google bakes Cast into Chrome
Published in News
Tuesday, 05 July 2016 11:52

Google bakes Cast into Chrome


Video streaming made easy

Search engine outfit Google is baking its Cast software into Chrome to make it easier to beam media content to your TV.

AMD’s power problem is a problem after all
Published in Graphics


Company burning the midnight oil

AMD is burning the midnight oil fixing a problem on its new Polaris card which it thought was not an issue last week.