Russian hackers, Wikileaks and Far Right game French election
Published in News


Even Wikileaks admits it is being played


Hackers working for Tsar Putin had another go at gaming an election with its usual partners of Far Right groups and Wikileaks.

Don't overclock Intel's Core i7-7700K
Published in Processors


If you wanted overclocking your should have bought AMD


Chipzilla has warned that those people who shelled out Core i7-7700K expecting that they could overclock it to sling their hook and just admire it in its pristine glory.

UK about to go mental with Internet laws
Published in News


End to encryption and a porn licence

The UK government is planning to enact a daft batch of Internet reform which will require people to register at the post office if they want to access porn sites.

AMD preparing new Ryzen AGESA update
Published in Motherboards


For improved DDR4 memory support

AMD is apparently going to release a new Ryzen AGESA update for AM4 motherboards which should further improve memory support.

Samsung caught using different storage chips on Galaxy S8/S8+
Published in Mobiles


UFS 2.1 storage quietly removed from spec

After Huawei has been caught using different RAM and storage chips on its flagship smartphones, it appears that the time has come for Samsung's latest Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+, which have been spotted with both UFS 2.0 and UFS 2.1 storage chips.

Intel shrugs off Core i7-7700K temperature problems
Published in Processors


Says spikes are normal behavior

Intel's Core i7-7700K has been plagued by some big temperature spikes bugs, pushing the CPU dangerously close to 100°C (212°F) mark but Intel says it is the normal behavior of the chip, leaving users furious.

AMD releases Radeon Software 17.5.1 driver
Published in Graphics


Performance improvements for Prey

AMD and its Radeon Technologies Group have released their latest Radeon Software Crimson ReLive Edition 17.5.1 driver, which brings performance improvements and optimizations for Bethesda's newest Prey game based on CryEngine.

China crisis hits Apple
Published in News


Seeds of doom


The tax-dodging Fruity Cargo Cult Apple once bet the farm on China and is now having to eat its words.

Dell says gaming PCs are doing well
Published in Notebooks


Better than ordinary PCs

Grey box shifter Dell said that global demand for gaming PCs is heating up and the boom will continue over the next five years.

Cloudflare is protecting hate sites
Published in News


Investigative hacks find pirates are not the only ones protected


Cloudflare is one of the most popular web platforms for hate sites, according to a site dedicated to investigative journalism.