MSI defends use of software souped up review cards
Published in Graphics


Higher clock speeds

MSI has replied to TechPowerUp claims it has caught out MSI it out sending out review graphics cards with higher clock speeds out of the box.

ARM announces 10nm chip
Published in Processors


Artemis on board

ARM's colaboration with TSMC has finally born some fruit with the tapeout of a 10nm test chip to show off the company's readiness for the new manufacturing process.

PCs superior to Macs at content creation
Published in News


Another myth shattered

It has been a long held myth in the media industry that an expensive Mac was superior to a PC at handling content and images. However a test of the two has discovered that a PC cleans Apple’s clock.

AMD hints at three console sales wins
Published in Graphics


Three new consoles coming

AMD's investor statement appears to suggest that there are three new consoles about to arrive fuelling rumours of the new PlayStation codenamed Neo and the Nintendo NX.

Polaris in June
Published in Graphics
08 April 2016

Polaris in June


New rumours

If the dark satanic rumour mill is correct AMD’s next-generation graphics cards may in the shops in June.

Apple says it does not need Imagination
Published in Graphics


Kicked the tires, not interested


Fruity cargo cult Apple has decided that it does not need any Imagination.

Imagination cuts more jobs
Published in Processors


The cost of being an Apple supplier

Imagination technology, which has the misfortune of being an Apple supplier is in a bit of trouble now that the fruity cargo cult is not doing so well.

AMD profits still a long way off
Published in Processors


Revenue expected to be at least 10 per cent down

AMD is expected to tonight announce that its fourth quarter revenues are down 10 per cent as the outfit continues to try to turn its fortunes around.

Star Wars Force is with Nvidia
Published in Graphics


Success is thumbs up for chipmaker

Star Wars is cleaning up the pre-Christmas theatre but it appears that behind the scenes the dark side is cheering.

AMD moves pre-Graphics Core Next to legacy status
Published in Graphics


Bye-bye VLIW5 and VLIW4 architectures


AMD has said that that video cards based on the company’s architectures have been moved to legacy status.