Imagination squaring off with ARM
Published in Processors
18 May 2015


Nothing but a Big Gorilla

The war of words between Imagination and ARM is starting to become more colourful with the head of Imagination Technologies dubbing his rival a "big gorilla ."

Amazon outs Nvidia Shield and Shield Pro
Published in Games
18 May 2015


Product spec appears and disappears

Amazon accidently announced, and then removed Nvidia's new Shield console as well as an unheard of Shield Pro.

IDC sees second life for business tablets
Published in Mobiles
18 May 2015


Consumers not so much

Beancounters at IDC have consulteed their tarot cards and are predicting that tablets will survive in the business area.

Hedge funds dumping Apple
Published in News
18 May 2015


They know something that Tame Apple Press doesn't

The dumping of Apple shares by top hedge funds is continuing to gather speed and now even the Tame Apple Press  is noticing.

More intelligent chip cores on the way
Published in Processors
18 May 2015


Synopsys releases AI core design

Synopsys, a company that licenses software and intellectual property to the biggest names in chip making, showed off a new image-processor core which it thinks could be the future.

Qualcomm to tackle car infotainment market in 2016
Published in News
18 May 2015


Modems are not enough

We had a chance to speak with the head of Qualcomm’s automotive business unit, and we had a chance to see a prototype of a Cadillac powered with a lot of Qualcomm technology.

Oculus needs Radeon R9 290, Geforce GTX 970 or higher
Published in Graphics
18 May 2015


Lots of GPU power needed

Oculus Rift is coming as a commercial device in 2016, and this might be one of the hottest VR products next year. However, its appeal will be limited to high-end gamers. 

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt gets its launch trailer
Published in Games
15 May 2015


Quite an impressive cinematic trailer

While getting some rather impressive scores from well known review sites, CD Projekt Red has now released the final launch trailer for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, which should officially launch on Tuesdays, May 19th.

Rainbow Six Siege slated for October 13
Published in Games
15 May 2015


Gets a new release date trailer as well

Ubisoft has now confirmed the precise release date for Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege which should be released on October 13th.

Raspberry Pi drops price by a third
Published in Motherboards
15 May 2015


Out evolved but still useful

After the Raspberry Pi Foundation unveiled the second incarnation of hobby board it has dropped the price of the previous version by almost a third.