Lenovo sees profits jump
Published in News


But mobile phones not what they are cracked up to be

China's Lenovo saw its first quarter profit jump nearly two thirds but its mobile arm lost money again as a $3 billion bet on buying Motorola to diversify has yet to pay off.

Nokia cuts price of OZO VR camera
Published in Wearables


Finn end of the wedge of VR price cuts

Nokia has cut the price of its OZO virtual reality camera by 25 percent in what is expected to be the start of a reduction of price of VR gear.

Project Scorpio will run everything and VR
Published in Games


If it runs on an XBox Project Scorpio will play it

Project Scorpio – Microsoft's VR project, is set to run everything that the XBox one can as Microsoft confirms what we have already stated about the new console.

Intel trips the light fantastic
Published in News


Photonic future on the dark side of the moon

Intel revealed to the Intel Developer Forum that it is launching silicon photonics, to enhance the use of optics for data centre traffic management.

TSMC secures chip orders for Apple's A11 SoC family
Published in News


10nm chips for iPhone lineup in 2017

On Monday, industry sources within Apple’s supply chain confirmed that TSMC has secured orders to produce the company’s Apple’s “A11” family of chips for the eleventh-generation iPhone launch expected sometime in about a year from now, around the fall of 2017.

Apple may be planning 10.5-inch iPad Pro in 2017
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New middle option between 9.7-inch and 12.9-inch models

Over the weekend, highly reputable Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo released a new research report claiming that the company may be planning to release a “middle-sized” 10.5-inch iPad Pro sometime in 2017 to accompany the existing 9.7-inch and 12.9-inch models.

Nvidia falls out with Intel
Published in Processors


Says it is a cheat

The girls and boys at Nvidia - it’s fair to say - really dislike Intel. Considering it neutrally we consider both firms are not the epitome of wisdom. But today Nvidia levelled accusatory stuff at Chipzilla.

EVGA "officially" launches its SC17 GTX 1070 notebook
Published in Notebooks


Built for overclocking

Following Nvidia's recent launch of the Geforce GTX 10 series graphics cards for notebooks, EVGA has now unveiled its newest version of the SC17 notebook, and one comes with the Geforce GTX 1070 graphics card.

Gears of War 4 gets new 4K gameplay video
Published in Games


PC system requirements as well

Kicking off the Gamescom 2016 event in Cologne, Germany, Microsoft has teamed up with Nvidia to show off the first 4K/UHD gameplay video of the upcoming Gears of War 4 game that will be playable at the event.

Intel to re-enter foundry business
Published in News

Deja vu

Chip giant Intel said at its Developer Forum in San Francisco that it will license ARM technology and offer smartphone makers the chance to make microprocessors using its 10 nanometer fabrication technique.