Bethesda's VR games coming in 2017
Published in Games


Skyrim VR, Doom VFR and Fallout 4 VR

In a Quakcon welcome blog post, Bethesda officially revealed the launch dates for three of its upcoming VR titles, Skyrim VR, Doom VFR and Fallout 4 VR.

Nvidia and AMD still doing well out of mining
Published in Graphics


AMD is eating into Nvidia market share

Sales of PC graphics add-in cards rose in the second quarter for the first time in nearly a decade, benefiting Nvidia and AMD.

Samsung sits on Snapdragons for second year
Published in Processors


That must make its eyes water


Samsung is sitting on the Snapdragon 845 chips for its Galaxy S9 and not letting anyone else get their paws on them.

Western Digital  offers $17.4 billion for Toshiba's memory chip business,
Published in Memory


Less than the $18 billion Tosh wanted 

A consortium that includes Western Digital is offering $17.4 billion for Toshiba's memory chip business, which the Japanese conglomerate is trying to sell to cover losses from its US nuclear business, sources said this morning

Apple’s on-again off-again self-driving project is really off
Published in News


Even the New York Times admits Apple is not building a car

We had already told the world that Apple was not building a self-driving car after it discovered that the car manufacturers would not be bullied into handing over all their profits.

Ten gold mini-PCs sell for a million dollars each
Published in Notebooks


Always believe in your soul, you have the power to know, you’re indestructible


While Apple might believe it holds the monopoly on stupid clients with more money than sense, it seems that the crown for the rich and stupid goes to the clients of a company which makes gold computers.

French outfit offers spyware to tell if your son is gay
Published in News


So, you can have him killed we guess
 

A French company is in hot water for offering "invisible PC spy software" which could be used "to find out if your son is gay".

Wireless antennas shrink
Published in News


By 100 times


Boffins at Northeastern University in Boston have emerged from their smoke filled labs having shrunk antennas for wireless communication by 100 times. 

Destiny 2 to get SLI and HDR support
Published in Games


Geforce Game Ready driver coming soon

At the special Geforce event at Gamescom 2017, Nvidia said that it has been working with Activition and Bungie to bring both HDR and SLI support to both Destiny 2 and Middle Earth: Shadow of War games.

Microsoft announces Age of Empires IV
Published in Games


Remastered Age of Empires Definitive Editions

Microsoft has pulled a rather big surprise at Gamescom 2017 by announcing a sequel to the popular Age of Empires series as well as revealing that Age of Empires II and III will also be get remastered.