AMD releases new FX-6330 Black Edition CPU
Published in Processors


32nm Piledriver architecture and 3.6/4.2GHz clocks

AMD has silently launched its new FX-6330 Black Edition six-core CPU which is currently available only in the APAC region.

UK coppers call on hackers
Published in News


We know what you are thinking

UK coppers have hit on a novel idea of scaring the bejesus out of hackers by popping around for a nice cup of tea and a chocky biscuit.

Samsung Galaxy A9 is super-sized
Published in Mobiles


Latest pic leak

Details on the Samsung Galaxy A9, a new super-sized mid-range smartphone, have been posted on the web.

Steve Jobs killed the music industry
Published in News


Industry's tallest tree cut down by a herring

The Apple Messiah Steve Jobs is responsible for the destruction of the music industry, so everytime you hear Justin Bieber or Taylor Swift or that god awful Adel it is apparently his fault, according to Pandora supremo Mike Herring.

Apple buys Qualcomm’s secret graphics lab
Published in Graphics


Building its own Interferometric Modulator Displays

Fruity Cargo Cult Apple has bought one of Qualcomm’s Taiwan graphics labs and is operating it pretty much under everyone’s radar to "invent" something that Qualcomm tried and failed to make successful.

AMD spotted flogging 4GB versions of R9 390 and R9 390X
Published in Graphics


At least in China

Chinese retailers appear to be selling AMD Radeon R9 390 and R9 390X with 4GB of memory.

Skylake top-end shortage suggests few 14nm problems
Published in Processors


Hidden yield issues

Skylake has been on the market for four months but if you try to buy enthusiast-grade Core i7 6700K and Core i5 6600K processors you will have trouble.

Internet of Things to hit $1.3 trillion in 2019
Published in Wearables


IDC’s latest prediction not taking the Pythia

The Augers, Soothsayers and Pythoness department of IDC has been chewing laurel leaves and sitting over volcanic cracks to receive oracles about the Internet of Things.

Radeon Fury X2 Gemini delayed to early 2016
Published in Graphics


Let's not destroy Xmas sales

AMD has pushed back its plans to release its Radeon Fury X2 Gemini card in 2015.

Nvidia loses patent case against Samsung
Published in News


ITC rules in Samsung's favour

The US International Trade Commission has cleared Samsung and Qualcomm from the claim that they used Nvidia patents without permission.