Toshiba TransMemory EX II (128GB) Flash Drive reviewed
Published in Reviews
08 April 2015


Review:
One of the fastest flash drives around.

Toshiba’s TransMemory EX II USB drive provides a lot of storage with fast access times. We tested the 128GB model, rated at 205 MB/s write and 222 MB/s read.

Apple faces Swiss Army knife
Published in Wearables
08 April 2015


A watch which removes stones from horse's hooves

It appears that everyone is making a watch these days – other than Apple of course, which is yet to release its out-of-date effort.  The latest manufacturer to throw its hat into the ring is the maker of Swiss Army knives.

Skylake 15W mobile SKUs getting Iris graphics
Published in Notebooks
08 April 2015


Now starts with 28W Broadwell-U

It looks like Intel has managed to squeeze Iris graphics inside 15W Skylake processors. 

Aluminium charges in a minute
Published in Mobiles
08 April 2015


Could replace lithium-ion batteries

A team of US boffins have emerged from their smoke filled labs claiming that they have a replacement for lithium-ion batteries

ASUS MG279Q joins AMD FreeSync monitor lineup
Published in Graphics
08 April 2015


27-inch with IPS panel

While already announced earlier at CES 2015 in January, as a monitor that supports DisplayPort 1.2a with Adaptive-Sync, ASUS' MG279Q has now been confirmed as a part of the AMD FreeSync lineup.

After Haswell Refresh business users get Skylake-S
Published in Processors
08 April 2015


No Broadwell for desktop business customers

Currently the fastest Core i7 for business customers that supports Intel vPro is the Core i7 4790. 

TSMC clarifies 16nm and 10nm schedule
Published in Processors
08 April 2015


16FF coming soon, 10nm in late 2016

TSMC has shed more light on its FinFET plans, saying its 16nm and 10nm nodes are on track.

Semiconductor sales up eight percent
Published in News
07 April 2015


Intel still the market leader shokka

Sales of semiconductors were up eight per cent and reached $340bn according to a report by analyst house Gartner.

Microsoft releases Lumia 640 in UK
Published in Mobiles
07 April 2015


Just £169.99 for full Windows

Microsoft has released the Lumia 640 and Lumia 640 XL, two new budget-friendly additions to its Windows Phone range.

ZTE Blade S6 Plus available worldwide on eBay
Published in Mobiles
07 April 2015


Priced at $299.99, £199.99 and €276.99

ZTE has announced that it has launched its Blade S6 Plus worldwide and it will be exclusive to eBay.