Qualcomm worries deepen
Published in Processors
18 November 2015

Qualcomm worries deepen

Anti-trust probe in South Korea

Qualcomm can’t really get a lucky break anywhere. The chipmaker has just confirmed that it is facing an anti-trust probe in South Korea.

Intel’s Kaby Lake slides leaked
Published in Processors

Skylake successor will have increased Core performance

A Chinese website has got its paws on some Intel slides which talk about Skylake’s successor.

Samsung develops 10nm FinFET S-RAM
Published in Memory

Ahead of Intel and TSMC

Samsung appears to have stolen a march on Intel and TSMC by coming up with a 10-nano FinFET processed S-RAM

Google and Asus release Chromebit
Published in Mobiles

Computer for $85

The Google Asus Chromebit computer stick is officially in the shops with an $85 price tag.

Nvidia claims to give Supercomputing industry a boost
Published in News

Supercomputing boldly going beyond supercomputing

Nvidia's CEO Jen-Hsun Huang was boldly splitting infinitives which no man had split before when he claimed that thanks to Nvidia making Supercomputing boldly go beyond supercomputing.

Apple losing its music collectors
Published in News

Even Wired seems to think so

Apple is losing its music fanbase thanks to some rather silly decisions and even the Tame Apple Press is agreeing that it is happening.

Dells says there will be no EMC sell-off
Published in News

Other than VMWare of course

Tinbox shifter, Michael Dell has confirmed that the has no intention to asset strip EMC and flog off small bits of it.

Wearable devices could save PC makers
Published in Wearables

Daft analysts claim

A small number of analysts are telling anyone who will listen that notebook makers could save themselves by getting into wearable devices.

EU probes Amazon and Apple’s ebook cartel
Published in News

It seems that Jobs Mob has not learnt about not playing monopoly

While it waits for the US Supreme Court to let it off the hook for the last book cartel it organised, fruity cargo cult Apple is about to face an investigation for another one.

Knights Landing Lands
Published in Processors
17 November 2015

Knights Landing Lands

14nm process with 3D Tri-Gate transistors

Intel has started sending out its Knight's Landing version of Xeon Phi and this one has a 72-core coprocessor solution manufactured on a 14nm process using shiny new 3D Tri-Gate transistors.