HPE spins off software disaster
Published in News


Autonomy disaster behind it

HPE has completed the spin-off of much of its software business early, closing the door on the disastrous 2011 acquisition of British firm Autonomy and narrowing the company’s focus to data center hardware and software.

AMD releases Ryzen Pro desktop processors
Published in Processors


Global release 

AMD announced the global release and broad adoption of AMD Ryzen Pro desktop processors.

Billionaire wants to create Slack rival
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Bhavin Turakhia invests $45 million

Billionaire Bhavin Turakhia is putting $45 million of his own money into building a rival to Slack and other office messaging platforms.

LG announces its newest flagship
Published in Mobiles


LG V30 is a faster and closer to Samsung and Apple

LG announced its newest flagship smartphone, the LG V30, at a special event in the picturesque hamlet of Berlin.

Sandisk stuffs 400GB into a microSD
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Largest microSD card  on the market

SanDisk has managed to cram 400GB into a microSD card, making it the largest microSD card on the market.

Western Digital says soz for raining on Toshiba's parade
Published in Memory


We are not like that normally

Western Digital Corp’s CEO has apologised to his counterpart at Toshiba for strained ties after the US firm sued to keep their chip joint venture from being sold to rival bidders.

Snapdragon 625 powers Ricoh Theta V camera
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Ricoh Theta V 360-camera

Qualcomm's Snapdragon enables 360-degree 4K video capture and live-streaming, spatial "surround-sound" audio recording.

AMD RX Vega 56 can be flashed with Vega 64 BIOS
Published in Graphics


Performance boost without unlocking stream processors

Now that the RX Vega 56 is selling, it was just a matter of time before someone at least tried to flash it with a Radeon RX Vega 64 BIOS. While it might not unlock the disabled stream processors, the flashing does bring impressive performance improvements.

Palm smartphone is coming
Published in Mobiles


Without Palm OS


Next year TCL says it is planning to release a Palm smartphone – sadly without the OS which made it famous.

Kaspersky trolls patent troll
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Why don’t you pay us $5,000 to go away?

Kaspersky Labs turned the tables on an East Texas patent troll who demanded a cash settlement before it would go away.