AMD Ryzen 3 prices leak ahead of launch
Published in Processors


US $129 for Ryzen 3 1300X and US $109 for 1200

According to a Reddit post, upcoming Ryzen 3 SKUs, the Ryzen 3 1300X and the Ryzen 3 1200, will be hitting the market at US $129 and US $109 (exc. VAT), respectively.

Apple supplier bails in supporting cargo-cult
Published in Memory


Jobs’ Mob in shock after someone turns down an offer they could not refuse.


The fruity tax-dodging cargo-cult Apple is in shock after one of its suppliers walked away from its custom.

PC is becoming forgotten and abandoned project
Published in News


Xbox man claims


Former Xbox lead engineer Boyd Multerer shocked the Develop conference by this year by warning that the PC is becoming the red-headed step-child of the processor market.

Carmakers lean on China to relax electric car rules
Published in News


Electric cars too advanced for us right now


Global automakers have urged China to delay and soften planned quotas for sales of electric and hybrid cars.

Bye-Bye Windows Phone 8
Published in News


Vole sends it to the underworld


Microsoft has killed off its Windows Phone 8 operating system today.

Congress wants to stop Trump giving Putin cyber intelligence
Published in News


Apparently some people think it might be risky


President Donald (Prince of Orange) Trump thinks it is rather a good idea to hand over cyber intelligence to the Russians before they have to go through the dangerous practice of hacking any computers.

PC shipments lowest since 2007
Published in Notebooks


Which was the year of the meaningful lyric 


The analyst outfit Gartner has added up some numbers and divided by its shoe size and reached a conclusion that the PC market is as bad as it was in 2007.

Huawei building GPU/CPU
Published in Processors


With AI on the side


Chinese phone maker Huawei is about to launch its own APU which will combine a CPU, GPU and AI.

AMD reveals more Ryzen 3 series SKU details
Published in Processors


Ryzen 3 1300X and Ryzen 3 1200 coming on July 27

In addition to the Ryzen Threadripper details, AMD also revealed a bit more information about its Ryzen 3 series lineup, which is expected to be on retail/e-tail shelves on July 27th.

AMD reveals details on two Ryzen Threadripper SKUs
Published in Processors


Intel outperformed

AMD has posted a new Youtube video in which AMD's CEO, Dr. Lisa Su, revealed a few more details on two of the upcoming Ryzen Threadripper SKUs, including both clocks and pricing.