Ballmer's Nokia obsession turns sour for Microsoft
Published in News


Time to move on

Software King of the World Microsoft has indicated that its turbulent love affair and then marriage to Nokia is over.

Intel Cannonlake 10nm delayed beyond 2016
Published in Processors


Just as well it has no rivals 

A couple of weeks ago we said that Intel was delaying its Cannonlake processors and its next-generation Kaby Lake processors.

Server sales picking up in Russia
Published in News


Putin on the Ritz

After years in the doldrums, sales of PCs and servers in Russia is on the increase again.

AMD Radeon R9 Fury Pro revealed
Published in Graphics


Or at least rumoured

AMD mentioned that the AMD Radeon R9 Fury STRIX graphics card was coming out at the 'New Era of PC Gaming' presentation but we did not  see anything. 

Intel is draining AMD
Published in Processors


Not just soft sales

AMD is losing ground against Intel and it is not just because of poor PC sales.

HP thinks the future is Flash
Published in News


It will save everyone of us

The maker of jolly expensive printer ink, HP believes that there is now a move from legacy storage environments to flash-based systems.

Nvidia adds AI improvements to CUDA
Published in Graphics


Updated to 16-bit floating point arithmetic

Nvidia has sexed up its CUDA (Compute Unified Device Architecture) parallel programming platform and application programming interface.

Apple Watch sales fall by 90 per cent
Published in Wearables


Apple has another lemon

It is turning out exactly as we said – sales of Apple's latest cure for cancer have slumped to a shadow of their initial "glory."

Windows 10 for mobile no great shakes
Published in Mobiles


Suppliers are still not enthused

While many Windows 10 to spark an interest in the PC and Notebook market, mobile makers, who should also see a knock on effect are not enthused.

BBC shows off new microcontroller
Published in Motherboards


Packed full of open source goodness

The BBC has shown the final design of its Micro Bit educationally-targeted microcontroller.