Oracle denies it is killing off Java EE
Published in News


Pledges its commitment

Oracle has been on the blower after we ran a story saying it as losing interest in its Java. EE and might be pulling the plug on the open saucy operating system because it was not making the outfit enough cash.

Microsoft plans DirectX 12 improvements
Published in News
Thursday, 07 July 2016 14:22

Microsoft plans DirectX 12 improvements


Wants to simplify Multi-GPU support

Software king of the world Microsoft has a cunning plan to improve Multi-GPU support in DirectX 12.

Apple finally gives up on 16 GB iPhone  storage
Published in Mobiles


End of a marketing ploy

Fruity cargo cult Apple has finally given up on a pretty dumb marketing ploy which made its phones look a little cheaper.

Tesla autopilot ready this year
Published in News
Thursday, 07 July 2016 12:38

Tesla autopilot ready this year


Autopilot 2.0 might not kill you

The dark satanic rumour mill has manufactured a hell on earth yarn that Tesla Motors’s Autopilot 2.0 is coming soon.

German churches installing wi-fi
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 07 July 2016 12:24

German churches installing wi-fi


Fighting for declining members

German protestant churches, which are losing members faster than Blackberry is losing market share, are turning to wi-fi to help them out.

Samsung releases UFS memory card line
Published in Memory
Thursday, 07 July 2016 12:02

Samsung releases UFS memory card line


256GB and speeds up to 530MB/s

Samsung has announced the introduction of the first Universal Flash Storage (UFS) memory card line-up, which it claims has capacities of up to 256GB and speeds up to 530MB/s.

Samsung beats Wall Street estimates
Published in News
Thursday, 07 July 2016 11:50

Samsung beats Wall Street estimates


It is actually selling smartphones

While its rivals, like Apple, are suffering, Samsung is doing rather well – in fact much better than the cocaine nose-jobs of Wall Street have predicted.

The world’s first Xeon Processor D Module released
Published in Processors


16 cores to play with

Advantech has released of its new COM Express Basic Module which is designed around the Intel Xeon Processor D-1500 family.

EU votes for new cyber security laws
Published in News
Wednesday, 06 July 2016 14:46

EU votes for new cyber security laws


Major changes afoot

The European Parliament voted to spruce up the EU’s cyber security laws in a move which will have many companies tearing their hare (sic) and stamping on their rabbits.

AMD improves its Linux drivers
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 06 July 2016 13:33

AMD improves its Linux drivers


Day one support for Radeon RX 480

It looks like AMD has finally got the memo when it comes to Linux machines. Its new AMDGPU-PRO 16.30 driver offers day-one support for its new Radeon RX 480 from day one.