Privacy campaigner extraordinary
Caspar Bowden, the bloke who had a key role in defining and defending digital privacy for the last 20 years has died from cancer.
That is what they were buying
IBM has flogged its fabrication plants to GlobalFoundries and what the outfit might be getting is the fruits of its 7nm processing research.
Nvidia Tesla K80 gets a job with the suits
Biggish Blue has added an option for its SoftLayer product which adds Nvidia Tesla K80 GPU acceleration in the cloud
32GB single-GPU server card
AMD has announced the release of the FirePro S9170 server GPU which it claims is the world's first and fastest 32GB single-GPU server card.
Finally gets an update
It is looking like the early rumours are correct and BlackBerry is moving to Android.
Boldly going to the shops
The Wand Company, which makes gadgets from popular fiction, has developed a real Star Trek Communicator that can be connected to any smartphone using Bluetooth.
Gou has a secret plan
Foxconn founder Terry Gou might have made his fortune off the back of being Apple's pet but he apparently sees the danger of being too dependent on the fruity cargo cult.
Time to move on
Software King of the World Microsoft has indicated that its turbulent love affair and then marriage to Nokia is over.
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.