Intel supports Vulkan 1.0 API
Published in Processors


DirectX 12 might have a rival as Intel issues new drivers

Intel is releasing graphics drivers that support the Vulkan 1.0 API for chips running Windows 7, 8 and 10 PCs.

Woz worries about Apple Watch
Published in Wearables


Too many options

Apple cofounder and the bloke who did all the inventing Steve Wozniak is a little concerned over how many Apple Watch options there are during an "Ask Me Anything" interview on Reddit.

Samsung not so sure about OLED
Published in Graphics


Costs too much

While word on the street is that Samsung might reintroduce OLED TVs in 2017, the company said that it’s still skeptical about the tech.

Intel shows off Skull Canyon NUC at 2016 GDC
Published in Notebooks


6th Generation Intel Core i7 processor inside


Chipzilla has been showing off its new Skull Canyon NUC at the 2016 Game Developers Conference.

MSI announces two GTX 950 graphics cards with 75W TDP
Published in Graphics


Coming without a 6-pin PCI-Express power connector

MSI has rather silently introduced two new Geforce GTX 950 series graphics card that will lack the 6-pin PCIe connector and be limited to 75W, the MSI GTX950-2GD5-OCV2 and the MSI GTX950-2GD5-OCV3.

Imagination cuts more jobs
Published in Processors


The cost of being an Apple supplier

Imagination technology, which has the misfortune of being an Apple supplier is in a bit of trouble now that the fruity cargo cult is not doing so well.

Microsoft claims it is not auto upgrading Windows 10
Published in News


The system has not gone rogue

Microsoft has been getting a lot of stick for annoying its existing Windows users with upgrade requires for Windows 10. But some users have been complaining that the OS has gone rogue and started updating itself.

Nvidia apparently working on Linux distribution
Published in Graphics


NLinux is similar to Valve's OS


The dark satanic rumour mill has manufactured a hell on earth yarn claiming that Nvidia is working on its own Linux OS for gamers.

46.4 million systems ready for VR
Published in Graphics

Jon Peddie research counted

AMD made many announcements at the Games Developers Conference and we wanted to follow up the claim that 83 per cent of the total addressable market for dedicated Virtual Reality HMD, Head Mounted Displays figures would be AMD. 

Vernee Apollo has Helio X20 under the bonnet
Published in Mobiles


Newcomer has 5.5 inch, 6GB RAM, 128GB ROM 

A new player in China based phone market has appeared called Vernee and it has showcased a working prototype of its Vernee Apollo  5.5 inch phone powered by a Helio X20.