LG to launch V20 in September
Published in Mobiles


Android 7.0 Nougat and Snapdragon 821

LG has confirmed that the successor to the V10 called the V20 will launch in September with Android Nougat 7.0. This is, most likely,  one more Snapdragon 821 design win. 

AMD’s cash cow is being milked
Published in News

Opinion It’s on some kind of a roll - bacon roll, sausage roll?

It takes a lot of money to make and sell microprocessors  - it always has done and it probably always will, but it seems to some that Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) is burning an awful lot of that rare commodity.

Oculus Rift cost $199 to make
Published in Wearables


IHS teardown breaks Oculus Rift

IHS have taken apart an Oculus Rift including the headset, a sensor, and an Xbox One wireless controller costs to work out how much it all cost and come up with a figure of $199 just for the bits.

Samsung releases 15 TB SSD
Published in News


Don't get too excited -  it costs a bomb

Samsung is shipping its PM1633a SSD which has 15.36TB of storage space however you are not going to get much change out of $10,000.

Vulcan Next plans being drawn up
Published in Graphics


Zachary Quinto version

Plans are already under way for Vulcan Next, the follow up to Vulcan.

Gigabyte shipped 7.8 million motherboards
Published in Motherboards


Not to mention 1.6 million graphics cards

The figures for Gigabyte technology look good for the first half of this year and the next.

Pascal for notebooks shown off  this month
Published in Graphics


Europe's Gamescom will be the release day

Nvidia will be showing off its Pascal-based discrete notebook GPUs at Gamescom in Europe, on August 17-21.

US counter-attacks Russian cyber efforts
Published in News


NSA target Putin’s hackers

NSA hackers are targeting Russian government-linked hacking teams to see if they're responsible for the massive breach at the Democratic National Committee.

Samsung testing Exynos 8895 chipset
Published in Processors


Import logs create a leak

Import logs into India show that Samsung is testing the an Exynos 8895 chipset.

Rumor is that ARM will target Intel
Published in News

Chipzilla tortoise everything we know

People are still wondering why Japanese giant SoftBank paid over the odds for plucky British chip designer ARM earlier this month.