Nvidia falling behind AMD in gaming refresh
Published in News


Analyst claims RX change was better than Pascal


MKM analyst Ian Ing claims that AMD’s recent gaming refresh was better done than Nvidia’s.

Samsung releases NVMe PCIe ball grid array
Published in Memory


Headed for next-generation PCs and ultra-slim notebook PCs

Samsung has started mass producing the industry's first NVMe PCIe solid state drive (SSD) in a single ball grid array (BGA) package, for use in next-generation PCs and ultra-slim notebook PCs.

Gigabyte releases another Pascal
Published in Graphics


Flagship GeForce GTX 1080 Xtreme Gaming

Gigabyte has released yet another new Pascal based graphics card and this time it is the outfit;s new flagship GeForce GTX 1080 Xtreme Gaming.

Justice department steps into the case of the rounded rectangle
Published in Mobiles


Will someone think of the poor rounded rectangles?

The US Justice Department has said that it is worried about the implications of Apple winning a trademark dispute against Samsung.

Apple revamps App store
Published in Mobiles


Developers claim it is still too vampy

The Tame Apple Press is telling the world how happy developers are now that it has revamped its App store and reduced the fees it forces them to pay. However speaking to a few Apple developer, it appears that things still are not good in the Walled Garden of Delights.

Patent troll claims it invented the Mobile App market
Published in Mobiles


Goes after developers who write them

A patent troll claims it invented the idea of the mobile app and is threatening every developer that ever wrote one with an East Texas lawsuit.

Qualcomm releases new Connected Car Platform
Published in Processors


Ready for proto-typing

Qualcomm has released its Connected Car Reference Platform so that the car industry to build prototypes for the next-generation connected car.

Blackberry losing Android sales too
Published in Mobiles


Blackberry will have to slam the priv door

It is starting to look like Blackberry is not getting enough sales from its Android products to justify a mobile handset presence.

Microsoft to delay Surface Pro 5
Published in Mobiles


Wants to get Kaby Lake

It is beginning to look like the technology industry has written off 2016 as an annus horribilis and is only thinking about 2017. Microsoft has decided to delay its Surface Pro 5 from late 2016 to 2017 possibly so that it is not cursed.

Microsoft writes off England’s Euro 2016 chances
Published in News


Something everyone else knew already

Microsoft’s Bing has been given a divination algorithm and predicted the scores for the Euro 2106 football championship.