Blackberry reduces the pricey Priv again
Published in Mobiles

Testing a lower price band

Blackberry has finally reduced the price of its first android device, the Priv in a move which could be designed to clear stock or an admission that the price was too high in the first place.

Huawei comes up with supercharge
Published in Mobiles

Its own version of fast charging battery tech

It appears that Huawei has developed its own fast charging battery technology.

South Korea investigates Google
Published in News

Playing monopoly

South Korea's antitrust regulator has admitted for the first time that it is looking into whether Google has violated the country's anticompetition laws.

Samsung beats TSMC up and wins Nvidia contract
Published in Graphics

14 nm FinFet process

Tech giant Samsung Electronics  won a contract to make Nvidia GPUs according to South Korea's Chosun Biz newspaper.

Microsoft gets a Beam for its X-Box
Published in Games

Interactive game streaming

Microsoft’s Xbox group has written a cheque for the interactive game streaming service Beam so it can take on Amazon’s Twitch.

Microsoft flip-flops on Skylake support again
Published in Processors

Should it stay or should it go?

Microsoft seems to be having trouble making up its mind about Skylake support for older versions of Windows.

Nvidia releases Q2 FY2017 earnings
Published in News

Beats forecast expectations

Nvidia released its financial results yesterday for the second quarter of its fiscal year 2017, which ended July 31, 2016.

Samsung shows 2.5-inch 32TB SSD at FMS 2016
Published in Memory

Using 64-layer 3D V-NAND

During the Flash Memory Summit 2016 in Santa Clara, Samsung has unveiled its new 32TB SSD meant for the enterprise market.

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - GOTY Edition gets a release date
Published in Games

Coming on August 30th

CD Projekt Red has now officially announced the release date for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - Game of the Year Edition.

Zotac releases liquid cooling-ready GTX 1080 Arctic Storm
Published in Graphics

With full-cover RGB water block

Zotac has announced its newest Geforce GTX 1080-based graphics card that will comes with a full-cover water block, making it ready for liquid cooling setups, the Zotac Geforce GTX 1080 Arctic Storm.