Microsoft joins the Linux foundation
Published in News


Sorry Steve , the "cancer" won 

A few years ago, Microsoft’s shy and retiring CEO Steve “there is a kind of hush” Ballmer described Linux as a cancer on computing and spent a fortune trying to kill it. Now Vole has surprised the world by joining the Linux Foundation as a platinum member.

Google to put GPUs on cloud
Published in Processors


Different flavours

Google Cloud is planning to add GPUs as a service early next year, following Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure and IBM’s Bluemix.

Qualcomm announces Quick Charge 4
Published in Mobiles


As we said a week ago

Qualcomm just announced that Snapdragon 835, the world’s first 10nm SoC will support Quick Charge 4. The new charging standard promises 20 percent faster charging and that five-minute charge can give you five hours of Smartphone usage. Fudzilla mentioned Quick Charge 4.0 in details a bit more than a week ago. 

Samsung patents folding phone
Published in Mobiles


Full screen that folds?

Samsung has filed a patent for a folding smartphone and there is at least one thing that might get you excited. 

Snapdragon 835 10nm announced
Published in Mobiles


World's first 10nm SoC uses Samsung’s fabs

Qualcomm and Samsung have announced that the latest Snapdragon 835 is using Samsung’s 10nm process technology. One thing is clear the 2017 Snapdragon is now officially the Snapdragon 835.

Huawei sold nine million P9s
Published in Mobiles


Moving slowly toward the big table

Huawei managed to sell nine million of its P9 flagship phones. Since the company is currently the number three player in the total mobile market, this is not a bad result, but it definitely shows some space for improvement. 

AMD bundles Civilization VI with Radeon RX 480
Published in Games


And systems with RX 480

AMD has added yet another game to its promotion page,  Sid Meier's Civilization VI, which will be available with the Radeon RX 480.

Seagate fits 5TB into an external 2.5-inch HDD
Published in Memory


2.5-inch BarraCuda in Backup Plus Portable Drive

Following the launch of its highest capacity 2.5-inch 5TB BarraCuda HDD earlier, Seagate has now squeeze that same HDD inside an aluminum enclosure allowing it to claim the world's first 2.5-inch USB 3.0 5TB external drive with the Seagate Backup Plus Portable Drive 5TB.

Brits are nervous about driverless cars
Published in News


Safety first

A survey showed the majority of people in the UK are cautious about driverless and electric cars.

Microsoft tries to please EU
Published in News


But will it be enough?

The European Commission was approached by Microsoft in an attempt to appease antitrsut regulators investigating its proposed takeover of Linkedin.