Kingmax releases gaming DDR4 RAM range
Published in Memory
Tuesday, 29 March 2016 12:43

Kingmax releases gaming DDR4 RAM range


Metallic look and three colours


Kingmax has issued a new “spring collection” of gaming DDR4 RAM with a metallic look and in red, blue and silver.

AMD socket AM4 technical details leaked
Published in Processors
Tuesday, 29 March 2016 12:20

AMD socket AM4 technical details leaked


More pins 

An Italian tech website has published technical details of AMD's coming AM4 socket. 

iPhone 7 will not be a major redesign
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 29 March 2016 12:05

iPhone 7 will not be a major redesign


Apple delays key release until next year 

Fruity cargo cult Apple is not going to release a “new” iPhone until next year, according to Wall Street analyst Ming-Chi Kuo.

FBI cracked iPhone
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 29 March 2016 11:03

FBI cracked iPhone


And the Tame Apple Press said it was impossible

All those people who claimed that Apple's "superior, super, cool security" was impossible to crack woke up to a dose of reality this morning when the FBI said it had managed to do it, and did not need Jobs' Mob's help.

TSMC advanced wafer plant in China
Published in Processors
Tuesday, 29 March 2016 10:47

TSMC advanced wafer plant in China

$3 billion investment in 12-inch fab

TSMC is building a 12-inch fab Nanjing City Government and will write a cheque for $3 billion as part of the deal.

FBI's iPhone 'Hacker" is Apple business partner
Published in Mobiles


Not so shadowy after all

The Israeli outfit which is hacking the iPhone for the FBI counts Apple as one of its clients.

AMD's Vega details leaked
Published in Graphics
Monday, 28 March 2016 12:05

AMD's Vega details leaked


Details appear on Linked in page

Details of AMD's Vega GPU were leaked and then taken down from AMD R&D Manager's LinkedIn profile page over Easter.

Notebook makers look to servers to make up for lost cash
Published in Notebooks


Non-notebook lines way forward


ODMs are giving up on PCs in favour of non-notebook production lines and servers.

Acer splits into two
Published in News
Monday, 28 March 2016 11:00

Acer splits into two


Hardware and Cloud

Acer has divided its businesses into two group – one for IT hardware products and the other for cloud services, smart devices and e-businesses.

Workstation Xeon “Broadwell-EP” processors out soon
Published in Processors


Press slide leaked

An Intel press slide has been leaked on the web which means we should be seeing a workstation-grade Xeon “Broadwell-EP” processor in the shops soon.