Acer expects 80 per cent growth in two-in-one shipments
Published in Notebooks

Microsoft and Apple kick-starting the market

Acer expects the release of two versions of the Surface Tablet, one from Microsoft and the other from Apple, will kick-start the two-in-one market .

Nvidia tests Pascal
Published in Processors
22 September 2015

Nvidia tests Pascal

Making sure there are no missing semi-colons 

Sketchy details are emerging that Nivdia has put its next-gen GP100 'Pascal' GPU into the testing phase.

Gloflo developing its own 7nm and 10nm
Published in Processors

We don't need no outsiders

AMD spin off Globalfoundaries is apparently doing rather well and developed its own 7nm and 10nm fabrication processes.

Apple hopes car will replace gadgets
Published in News

Car on agenda as iPhone dies

It is starting to look like the fruity cargo cult Apple is banking on the car industry to be the next big thing after the world loses interest in iphones and ipads.

ARM under pressure after customers merge
Published in Processors

Atmel and Dialog could be bad news

Chip designer Arm is under pressure after two of its customers decided to combine their businesses. Anglo-German Dialog Semiconductor wrote a cheque to buy US rival Atmel for $4.6bn.

Nvidia sorts out HBM for Pascal
Published in Memory

SK Hynix and Samsung are making it

SK Hynix and Samsung Electronics are planning to mass produce second-gen High Bandwidth Memory (HBM) for Nvidia's Pascal GPU.

MSI releases Box PC
Published in News
21 September 2015

MSI releases Box PC

Based on Broadwell or Baytrail

MSI has releases a BOX PC based on the Intel Broadwell or BayTrail platform.

Pope saves NY from iPhone cult
Published in Mobiles

Papal intervention slows deliveries

Pope Francis has temporarily managed to save New York from the clutches of the iPhone Cult which is a dangerous American religion which encourages people to lower the standards of the world by surrendering to a "reality distortion field" which requires you to buy expensive phones.

Right-wing blogs wade into Fiorina's HP past
Published in News

Deals which come back to haunt you

Now that the former HP queen Carly Fiorina's presidential campaign seems to be doing well, some of the right wing blogs are digging up some old stories on her HP past.

Apple update bricks older phones
Published in Mobiles

You do have to wipe everything

Fruity cargo cult Apple has continued its war on customers who don't upgrade by bricking older phones until customers restore them to factory settings.