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.

Apple stomped on Intel’s RealSense plans
Published in News


Bought the technology from underneath Chipzilla

Intel’s cunning plans for computers that will recognise human emotion using its RealSense 3D camera, have been killed off in the short term by Apple.

A lack of a Bug Bounty causes Apple problems
Published in Mobiles


Hackers would rather sell the iPhone flaws to the government

Fruity cargo cult Apple is having to pay the cost for not paying hackers to find loopholes in its software.

Time called on the Smartwatch industry
Published in Wearables
Friday, 25 March 2016 09:49

Time called on the Smartwatch industry


Bubble burst already

The bottom is dropping out of the smart watch industry as VC’s start to realise that the Apple dream is not making many people much dosh.

Sharp warns on profits as Foxconn deal drags on
Published in News


Foxconn expected to lower its offer

Sharp has warned that its annual earnings were likely to fall short of its official guidance citing a slowing China market just as Foxconn is expected to lower its offer for the loss-making Japanese display maker.

Intel and AMD downgraded
Published in Processors
Thursday, 24 March 2016 15:13

Intel and AMD downgraded


Wall Street losing faith in PCs

It would appear that the cocaine nose jobs of Wall Street are losing faith in any belief that the PC industry is getting better.

Microsoft Surface phone rumours
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 24 March 2016 14:05

Microsoft Surface phone rumours


Arriving by the end of the year

Details of Microsoft's coming Surface phone have started appearing on online and we did a quick shifty amongst them to find out what was the most likely.