Intel disappoints Wall Street wows others
Published in News
Friday, 15 January 2016 11:00

Intel disappoints Wall Street wows others


Jury is still out if it will have a good 2016

Chipzilla reported strong quarterly profit but the news was overshadowed by concerns about slowing revenue growth in its highly profitable data centre business.

Update to High Bandwidth Memory DRAM posted
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 14 January 2016 14:18

Update to High Bandwidth Memory DRAM posted


Memory Stacking will go beyond Fuji

AMD’s Fuji was one of the first GPUs to use JEDEC’s High Bandwidth Memory (HBM) DRAM standard and now JEDEC has released an update which should attract others.

Analyst calls for “Clueless Cook” to be replaced
Published in News


Apple is doomed if it doesn’t

Trip Chowdhry of Global Equities Research has called for the “completely clueless” Apple CEO Tim Cook, to be replaced.

Nvidia puts more of its deep learning under the bonnet of cars
Published in News


Powered by Pascal

Nvidia is applying all that it knows about deep learning to enable autonomous vehicles.

Intel escaping from PC Hell
Published in News
Thursday, 14 January 2016 12:55

Intel escaping from PC Hell


Tonight's results will prove it

Chipzilla has had a rough time of it over recent years mostly for missing the mobile revolution, but tonight’s results should show that the outfit has managed to change.

Mother of Snapdragons choses Samsung
Published in Processors
Thursday, 14 January 2016 11:13

Mother of Snapdragons choses Samsung


Qualcomm knifes TSMC

Qualcomm's long running partnership with TSMC appears to be grinding to a halt after the chipmaker chose rival Samsung to make its coming flagship mobile chip.

Apple to blame for Nivdia cards storing p*rn
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 14 January 2016 10:47

Apple to blame for Nivdia cards storing p*rn


Apple's genius programming strikes again

Nvidia claims that the recent Chrome security bug which causes its cards to remember sites which should have been forgotten before freezing your screen is entirely the fault of programming geniuses at Apple.

Employer allowed to read your private emails
Published in News
Wednesday, 13 January 2016 14:52

Employer allowed to read your private emails


EU Court of Human Rights Ruling

Your boss is allowed to read all those private emails you send to mates while you are working, according to a landmark ruling by the European Court of Human Rights.

Gigabyte issues Xeon D-1500 motherboards
Published in Motherboards
Wednesday, 13 January 2016 14:21

Gigabyte issues Xeon D-1500 motherboards


Mini ITX

Motherboard maker Gigabyte has released a new line of server motherboards based on the Intel Xeon D-1500 product family.

Sapphire issues R9 Fury card
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 13 January 2016 14:01

Sapphire issues R9 Fury card


Claims the highest possible performance

Sapphire has released a new graphics card based upon AMD's R9 Fury and claims that it has been tuned for the "the highest possible performance, quiet operation and exceptional overclocking capabilities" of any card based upon this GPU.