Nvida’s G-Sync not N-Sync with fast monitors
Published in Graphics


Nvidia’s G-Sync technology might have a serious bug which is causing high GPU use even when idling.

Sony finally gives up on BetaMax
Published in News

You have to admire its stubbornness

Sony has finally pulled the plug on the BetaMax decades after the standard was kicked to the curb by the technically inferior VHS.

AMD says it will get back to its glory days
Published in Processors

Back to black in 2016

AMD's EMEA component sales manager Neil Spicer is "confident" his outfit can return to profitability in 2016.

Companies lagging behind employee’s cloudy expectations
Published in News

Claims Microsoft backed study

A study based on 5,000 respondents from small and medium enterprises found that “enterprises are lagging behind their employees’ expectations to be more productive, collaborative and innovative in a mobile-first, cloud-first world.”

Intel inside flagship luxury Swiss watch
Published in Wearables

TAG Heuer for $1500

Traditional luxury Swiss watchmaker TAG Heuer has announced its $1500 smartwatch which is a victory for Intel.

Compal gets Dell and Lenovo orders
Published in News

Intel Purley servers

Compal Electronics is rumoured to be getting orders for its Intel Purley platform-based servers from Dell and Lenovo.

Apple’s Surface Clone goes on sale
Published in News

iPad Pro arriving later this week

Apple’s version of Microsoft’s Surface PC will be available offering shedloads of technology that fanboys have mocked for years with a reassuringly expensive price tag.

Qualcomm is in trouble
Published in Processors
09 November 2015

Qualcomm is in trouble

Sinking as Mediatek grows  

Last week’s Qualcomm results confirmed what Wall Street had suspected for a while – Qualcomm is in trouble.

Japan Display would not kick Sharp out of bed
Published in Graphics

Assuming it tried to crawl in there

Japan Display has said that it would not turn down a partnership with embattled rival Sharp after rumours started to circulate that Japan Display's top investor wants a tie-up between the two.

Samsung might have a problem with New Year’s resolution
Published in Graphics

Needs to change OLED standard

Samsung is suffering from a bad case of being behind on the OLED’s and next year  might try to tinkering with the next generation standard to make it more acceptable and cheaper to make.