AMD sticks an SSD into a GPU
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 26 July 2016 13:13

AMD sticks an SSD into a GPU


1TB close to hand

AMD ‘s Radeon Pro Solid State Graphics (SSG) card will have a 1TB SSD onboard for storage or as a supplement to on-board volatile memory.

Apple may have given up on the iPhone 7 name
Published in Mobiles


New model is so un-original it might be called iPhone 6SE

Fruity cargo cult Apple might be having second thoughts about calling the phone it is releasing in October the iPhone 7.

Surface Pro 3 has battery problems
Published in Notebooks
Tuesday, 26 July 2016 12:30

Surface Pro 3 has battery problems


Runs out after an hour

Software king of the world Microsoft has admitted that its Surface Pro 3 has a battery problem which means that it runs out after only an hour.

SK Hynix sees profit fall
Published in Processors
Tuesday, 26 July 2016 12:02

SK Hynix sees profit fall


Lowest in three years

Memory maker SK Hynix said it is expecting a strong pick up for its products in the second half of the year, after reporting that its second quarter operating profit was its lowest for three years.

Microsoft slashes Xbox One price again
Published in Games
Tuesday, 26 July 2016 11:51

Microsoft slashes Xbox One price again


You can pick one up for $249

Software giant Microsoft is continuing to cut the price of its Xbox One console. You can pick one up for $249 which is the third price cut in less than two months.

Huawei shipments up
Published in News
Tuesday, 26 July 2016 11:03

Huawei shipments up


60.5 million smartphones globally

Huawei has said that it shipped 60.5 million smartphones globally in the first half of 2016, a 25 percent rise from a year before.

Quadro P6000 and P5000 are out
Published in Graphics
Monday, 25 July 2016 12:28

Quadro P6000 and P5000 are out


GPUs for business

Nvidia is about to formally announce its two new graphics cards for the business market – the Quadro P6000 and P5000.

Kaby Lake ships to PC builders
Published in Processors
Monday, 25 July 2016 12:18

Kaby Lake ships to PC builders

 Ready for Late 2016

Chipzilla's CEO Brian Krzanich has claimed that Kaby Lake CPUs have been finalised and shipping to PC builders for use in complete systems.

AMD mulls GPU and CPU superchip for datacenres
Published in Processors


Able to leap Nvidia and Intel in a single bound

AMD is drawing up a cunning plan to build a "super-chip" with a CPU and a GPU in a single box to put the fear of god into Nvidia and Intel in the data centre.

Sonic the Hedgehog is back
Published in Games
Monday, 25 July 2016 10:20

Sonic the Hedgehog is back

 

Time to party like its 1991

While Pokemon is having a bit of a comeback, Sega has dusted off its 1990s character Sonic the hedgehog ito take advantage of it.