BIOS is hacking gateway
Published in Motherboards
25 March 2015


Flash will save every one of us

Security experts, Corey Kallenberg and Xeno Kovah have demonstrated a proof of concept hack which uses the BIOS chips that contain the firmware of a computer's motherboard.

Computers more intelligent than humans soon
Published in News
25 March 2015


Bill Gates fears the end of humanity

Microsoft founder and philanthropist Sir William Gates III has joined the growing ranks of those who believe that artificial intelligence could result in the end of humanity.

Skylake notebooks to get thinner
Published in Notebooks
25 March 2015


1mm thinner, 50 grams lighter

The upcoming Skylake notebook platform should get up to 60 percent lower SoC power draw and up to 35 percent longer HD playback

Skylake-S desktop coming by October
Published in Processors
25 March 2015


IDF 2015 August launch possible

This year's Intel Developers Forum will start in Mid-August, not in mid-September as usual. One possible reason for the change might be the Skylake desktop launch, that is expected at this time.

EVGA Geforce GTX 960 SuperSC ACX 2.0+ 4GB previewed
Published in Reviews
25 March 2015


Preview:
Featuring 4GB memory and backplate

Nvidia launched GTX 960 series back in January, making it the first mainstream graphics card based on the company's new Maxwell architecture. Until now, all GTX 960 graphics card were equipped with 2GB memory.

Logitech launches new MX Master mouse
Published in News
24 March 2015


Aimed at high-end office and business users

Logitech has unveiled the sucessor to its well known Performance Mouse MX, the new Logitech MX Master.

AMD releases Catalyst 15.3 Beta driver
Published in Graphics
24 March 2015


Brings FreeSync support

AMD has released its fresh set of beta drivers for Radeon graphics cards, Catalyst 15.3. The new graphics driver brings support for FreeSync monitors, as well as couple of new Crossfire profiles.

Former AMD boss ends up in Dell
Published in News
24 March 2015


Rory Read takes a jump to the left

It seems that if you have worked as a CEO for AMD you have to take a step down if you want to work for somewhere like the tin box shifter Dell.

Intel's Israel boss quits
Published in News
24 March 2015


33 years at the helm

Intel Israel president, who oversaw many of Chipzilla's significant breakthroughs,  Molly Eden announced he is leaving the company after 33 years of service.

Intel Desktop Broadwell leaks
Published in Processors
24 March 2015


The LGA1150 socket in Q2 15

Hacks working for the Chinese VR Zone  have found evidence that Intel will only be launching two Broadwell desktop processors in Q2 2015.