Key financial blockchain technology is open sourced
Published in News

Likely to be the industry standard

The blockchain platform which will be a key feature of financial networks will be open sourced.

After firing humans Facebook news is all lies
Published in News

You probably were not expecting this

Social Notworking outfit Facebook got into trouble when it was claimed that humans picking the news were biased against US conservatives, so the humans were replaced by an algorithm.

AMD releases new Radeon Software 16.9.1 drivers
Published in Graphics

Optimizations for DX12 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

AMD has released its newest Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.9.1 drivers which bring optimizations for the newly released DirectX 12 patch for Deus Ex: Mankind Divided as well as a new DOTA 2 Crossfire profile and few minor fixes.

HPE tries selling software unit to Thoma Bravo
Published in News

Negotiations are under way

The former maker of expensive printer ink HPE is in talks with buyout firm Thoma Bravo to flog its software arm.

Nvidia tarts up grid
Published in Graphics
24 August 2016

Nvidia tarts up grid

Improved management tools

Nvidia has updated its Grid software platform with deeper performance profiling and analytics tools for planning, deployment, and support of virtual GPU users.

AMD rolls out Radeon RX 470/460-ready Radeon software 16.8.1 drivers
Published in Graphics

Support for new graphics cards and couple of fixes

AMD has released its fresh Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.8.1 drivers which bring support for the recently released Radeon RX 470 and Radeon RX 460 graphics cards as well as a new Crossfire profile and some fixes.

G.Skill releases software update for KM780/KM780R keyboards
Published in News

Brings new features and more color options

G.Skill has released a major software update for its Ripjaws KM780 and KM780R RGB series mechanical gaming keyboards which bring plenty of new features including more color customization options.

Oculus realises DRM is insane
Published in Wearables


Virtual reality pioneer Oculus has woken up to the fact that installing DRM on its headsets is about as crazy as having making punters wait for months for their pre-orders to be delivered.

Intel plans flogging off security business
Published in News

Five years after buying it

Chipzilla has run out of ideas about what it is going to do with it its security business and is apparently planning to flog it off.

Apple’s latest security mess
Published in News

Opened up the kernel for inspection

With its release of iOS 10 Apple appears to have forgotten to encrypt the kernel, leaving security researchers baffled and virus writers rubbing their paws with glee.