Jen-Hsun Huang thinks hardware will exterminate code
Published in Processors


AI will create the superior being and coders will be exterminated 

Nvida supreme dalek Jen-Hsun Huang believes that software will be exterminated by AI.

ARM wants to put a chip in your brain
Published in Processors


It is not as if you are using it


Chip manufacturer ARM is pairing with the Center for Sensorimotor Neural Engineering (CSNE) at the University of Washington to develop a line of brain-implantable systems-on-a-chip.

Daydream standalone VR by Qualcomm
Published in Graphics


Snapdragon 835 VR

Qualcomm and Google have announced the development of a Daydream standalone VR headset reference design powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 835 VR platform. 

EVGA unveils three GT 1030 graphics cards
Published in Graphics


Including two low-profile and one single-slot

Following Nvidia's launch of the new GP108-based Geforce GT 1030 graphics card, EVGA has unveiled its offering in the form of three versions, all of which come with 2GB of GDDR5 memory.

Asus leaks more Ryzen 3 1200 details
Published in Processors


Still coming in Q3 2017

While AMD is happily selling Ryzen 7 and Ryzen 5 CPUs and has announced the Ryzen Threadripper series, there is not much information about the Ryzen 3 lineup, other than it is expected to launch in Q3 2017.

35 million tablets shipped in second quarter
Published in Notebooks


13.7 percent less than last year


The death of the "game changing" keyboardless netbook continues as Digitimes Research predicts that only 35 million tablets will be shipped globally during the second quarter of 2017.

Apple patents pizza box
Published in News


Will serve with fried chips


Fruity cargo-cult Apple is so desperate to get out of the failing smartphone business it appears to be thinking about making pizzas.

Blackberry working on car security
Published in News


Gone in 60 seconds


Failed mobile maker Blackberry is working with at least two automakers to develop a security service that would remotely scan vehicles for computer viruses and tell drivers to pull over if they were in critical danger.

HPE manages to build The Machine
Published in News


Single bank of memory


After much talking, Hewlett Packard Enterprise has announced it has built a prototype for its big data computer, known as The Machine.

US tech sector are the industry leaders
Published in News


Rest of the US economy is pants


The US stock market is doing rather well, but it is entirely based on the tech industry which has been making up all the gains.