DDR3 prices are falling
Published in Memory
04 November 2016

DDR3 prices are falling


Trendforce report out


New figures from beancounters at TrendForce suggest that memory prices  continue to fall into a pit of despair.

Dell shows off its answer to Microsoft's Surface Studio
Published in Notebooks


PC innovation enters new era 

Microsoft's Surface Studio has been getting much praise for its innovative design, and while Apple is slow to copy it, Dell has pushed out its own version which looks rather nice.

Why did Istanbul's Internet get the works?
Published in News


That’s nobody’s business but the Turks


Much of the internet appears to have gone down in Turkey and it is widely believed that the government is doing the throttling.

Samsung flips its lid
Published in News
04 November 2016

Samsung flips its lid


Cheap it isn’t


Samsung's much rumored high-end flip-phone has been unveiled behind the bamboo curtain at a rather silly price of $2,961.

Xiaomi creates "lego" robot
Published in News


Build it and hunt for Sarah Connor


Xiaomi is producing a plastic toy robot that you can assemble into different forms, and control with an app.

Gigabyte expands Aorus brand
Published in Motherboards


New motherboards and graphics cards

Gigabyte is stepping up its independent gaming brand Aorus and planning to release new motherboards and graphics cards.

US asks China to play nice in chip market
Published in Processors


Or we will take our ball back

The US government is asking the Chinese to “play nice” in the chip market after fears that the nation might be getting close to technology spurt which will eclipse the “Land of the Fee”.

Blockchain used in anger
Published in News


Now we will see if it lives up to its hype

The much hyped Blockchain technology is finally going to be used in what will be its first real test.

Apple’s Airbuds delays "bogus"
Published in Wearables


They will be late but not that late

Apple’s overpriced and infinitely losable earbuds are seeing delays getting to market and no one is sure when they will hit the shops.

Apple makes a VR patent stuff up
Published in Mobiles


Its larger iPhone is too big

Despite genii at Apple might have made a bit of a mess of its VR plans.