Samsung readies 28nm MRAM chips
Published in Processors

FD-SOI sauce 

Samsung Foundry will soon mass produce magnetoresistive random-access memory (MRAM) chips  using 28nm fully depleted silicon-on-insulator (FD-SOI) process technology.

Moore's Law is murdered, claims Nvidia boss
Published in Processors

GPU computing did it in the library with the candlestick

Nvidia founder and CEO Jensen Huang has said that GPU computing following the decline of the CPU era has killed off Moore's Law.

AMD reaches a Pinnacle
Published in Processors

Low power 12nm version of Ryzen

AMD has told its partners that it plans to launch in February 2018 an upgraded version of its Ryzen series processors built using a 12nm low-power (12LP) process at Globalfoundries.

Microsoft spins its quantum plans
Published in News

Written a language for a computer which does not exist

Microsoft is trying to be prepared for the new breed of quantum computers, even though a true quantum PC does not exist yet. 

Star Trek: Discovery shows that big content still has not got the message
Published in News

Pirates will mess with your cunning plans

For a while it started to look like big content was starting to get the message about the internet – if content is available and cheap enough then people will buy legit copies. Then CBS released Star Trek: Discovery.

Gates gets an Android
Published in Mobiles

Tame Apple Press furious

The Tame Apple Press is furious that the software king of the World Sir William Gates III has decided not to buy an iPhone.

iPhone 8 is iPhone 7's evil twin
Published in Mobiles

It is just the same, only more expensive

If you are thinking of buying an iPhone 8 you might as well save your money and buy an iPhone 7 as it has pretty much the same internals, according to tear-down experts Ifixit

K|NGP|N breaks several overclocking records
Published in News

Running on Core i9-7980XE and four EVGA GTX 1080 Ti K|NGP|N

EVGA was quite keen to announce that Vince "K|NGP|N" Lucido managed to break several overclocking world records running on Intel's new Core i9-7980XE CPU with EVGA's X299 Dark motherboard and four EVGA GTX 1080 Ti K|NGP|N graphics cards.

Exploding tablet stops a speeding bullet
Published in Notebooks

Battery problems

A Japanese bullet train had to make an emergency stop after a tablet computer apparently owned by a passenger caught fire while the train was en route to Tokyo Station, police and railway officials said.

Apple shares tank as world realises iPhone X will be late
Published in News

iPhone 8 will be all there is until next year

Shares in the fruity cargo cult Apple are suffering after a disappointing iPhone 8 launch and a sudden realisation from Wall Street that what Fudzilla has been saying for ages – the iPhone X will be late – is true.