Dotcom released encrypted video chat
Published in News
22 January 2015


Making friends with US spooks

As part of his plan to win over the US spooks, Kim Dotcom has created a service which allows people to have encrypted video chat conversations which are impossible to listen in on.

Sandisk fails to make Wall Street expectations
Published in News
22 January 2015


Must stand in the corner

 Memory chipmaker SanDisk has made the cocaine nose jobs of Wall Street furious by failing to meet their expectations.

US schools demand kids hand over passwords
Published in News
22 January 2015

What you do in your own time is our concern

US schools continue to believe that they have the power of god over their students.

Microsoft introduce HoloLens glasses
Published in News
22 January 2015


Comes in Windows 10 timeframe

We already have Oculus by Facebook, Nvidia is apparently working on its VR tech, AMD is offering a helping hand to Facebook and Oculus, while Samsung thinks VR glasses are for the Galaxy Note 4 phone powered by tiny GPU. 

Next insider Windows 10 beta next week
Published in News
22 January 2015


Cortana, new browser and Xbox games on PC stream

Microsoft has made an epic decision. After upsetting millions with Windows 8, fixing major things with Windows 8.1, Redmond now plans to provide Windows 10 as a free upgrade. 

LG says Snapdragon 810 doesn’t overheat
Published in Processors
22 January 2015


Unless you give it to Samsung

LG has dismissed reports claiming that Qualcomm’s upcoming Snapdragon 810 flagship SoC is suffering from overheating issues.

Fable Legends to get a PC release
Published in Games
21 January 2015


Will support cross-platform play

During the Microsoft Windows 10 event, it was announced that Fable Legends will be released for the PC in addition to the Xbox One. In another surprise that no one saw coming, it was announced that the PC version will support cross-platform play with the Xbox One version.

Xbox One streaming coming in Windows 10
Published in Games
21 January 2015


Only for Xbox One exclusive releases

Microsoft showed off its new Xbox One streaming to Windows 10 at the Windows 10 event. With the new Xbox application for Windows 10 it will allow for the streaming and playing from the Xbox One on both Windows 10 PCs and tablets.

Windows 10 upgrade will be free
Published in News
21 January 2015


Only for first year, not sure about Enterprise

So Windows 10 looks pretty good. Want to hear something that will make it even better? The upgrade to Windows 10 will be free for the first year if you are on Windows 7, Windows 8.1, or Windows Phone 8.1.

AMD Fiji XT-based R9 380X to launch in Q2
Published in Graphics
21 January 2015


With 4GB of High-Bandwidth Memory and 4096 SPs

According to a fresh set of rumors, it appears that we might see AMD's next-generation Radeon R9 380X, based on Fiji XT GPU, as early as Q2 2015.