Intel mobile chip boss gives up
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 04 April 2016 13:54

Intel mobile chip boss gives up


Only took a year

The woman who was supposed to be behind Intel’s mobile chip boost has given up on the job after only a year.

Delays in Oculus Rift
Published in Wearables
Monday, 04 April 2016 12:31

Delays in Oculus Rift


Manufacturing glitch

The Oculus Rift is suffering from production delays due to a glitch in the manufacturing process.

Intel flags Core i7-6950X Processor Extreme Edition
Published in Processors


14nm 'Broadwell-E chip spotted 

Details of Intel's Core i7-6950X Processor Extreme Edition processor have appeared on the change-log for its latest Management Engine software on its support site.

AMD over the moon over stargazing contract
Published in Graphics


AMD's FirePro S9300 x2 Server GPUs to drive its HPC.

A cutting edge Canadian astronomy project will use AMD chips to provide the high performance computing it needs.

Asustek and Acer see LCD monitor sales growing
Published in Graphics


Asustek has 30 percent growth in EU

Asustek Computer and Acer are doing rather well flogging their LCD monitors.

Another analyst says tablets are not much chop
Published in Mobiles


ABI blames saturated market

Beancounters at ABI Research have added up some numbers and joined the throngs who say that the tablet market is in a sad way.

Lenovo’s Android based Yogabook leaked
Published in Notebooks
Monday, 04 April 2016 11:04

Lenovo’s Android based Yogabook leaked


True 2-in-1

Lenovo’s Yoga brand is rather nice when you look at Windows machines, but its Android flavour has been a bit of a yawn, lacking all of the windows flavour's adaptability.

Smartphone goldrush is over
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 01 April 2016 12:43

Smartphone goldrush is over


Gartner declares there is no longer gold in them thar hills

The days of the smartphone being a licence to print money are over and any growth in the market is going to be smart, according to the bean counters at Gartner.

Tesla could squeeze Nvidia
Published in News
Friday, 01 April 2016 12:14

Tesla could squeeze Nvidia


Recruitment wars

Tesla Motors,’ which has been poaching engineers from Apple and AMD, could be causing a few headaches for Nvidia.

Intel releases super-fast SSDs
Published in News
Friday, 01 April 2016 11:52

Intel releases super-fast SSDs


3D NAND on board


Chipzilla has released its super-fast and high-capacity SSDs with 3D NAND chips.