iPhone OS makes it harder to switch off Bluetooth and Wi-Fi
Published in Mobiles


Your battery and security is toast

The genius programmers at Apple have hit on yet another way of making their iPhone harder to use.

Gates apologises for crtl-alt-delete
Published in News


It should have been a single key operation


At the Bloomberg Global Business Forum, Carlyle Group co-founder and CEO David Rubenstein asked Microsoft founder Bill Gates to account for one of the most baffling questions of the digital era: Why does it take three fingers to lock or log in to a PC?

China upgrades its supercomputers
Published in Processors


ARMs up its Tianhe-1A CPU-GPU hybrid 

The National University of Defense Technology (NUDT) has, boosted the Tianhe-1A CPU-GPU hybrid that was deployed in 2010 with some nice new ARM processors and possibly some Matrix2000 DSP accelerators.

Apple admits its new Watch 3 is borked
Published in Wearables


Wants you to pay for it any way

Fruity Cargo Cult Apple has admitted that its new Apple 3 watch is borked but it is going to sell it to Apple fanboys at the end of the week anyway.

Noctua goes low-profile with new AM4 coolers
Published in News


NH-L12S and NH-L9a-AM4 for HTPCs and SFFs

Noctua has unveiled two new low-profile CPU coolers that are actually successors of the earlier available NH-L9a and NH-L12 but now have proper support for AM4 socket and AMD's Ryzen CPUs.

You can buy AOC's curved 32-inch AGON monitor now
Published in News


QHD resolution and AMD FreeSync at 144Hz

AOC said that its 32-inch QHD curved AGON AG322QCX monitor is now available in the US, featuring a high refresh rate of 144Hz with AMD FreeSync technology.

Project Cars 2 gets its launch trailer
Published in Games


Reviews are in, coming on September 22nd

With Project Cars 2 game launching on September 22nd and with reviews of the game already live, Slightly Mad Studios has released the launch trailer for the game.

Cooler Master partners up with Overlay.live
Published in News


For MasterWatt Maker 1200/1500 PSU MCU access

Cooler Master has teamed up with Overlay.live, an online platform for broadcasters, to provide a solution which will allow users to access and customize data coming from the MCU on the MasterWatt Maker PSUs.

Custom RX Vega 64 coming in mid-October
Published in Graphics


Custom RX Vega 56 even later

According to a report, it appears that custom Radeon RX Vega 64 graphics cards have been further delayed and we won't see them before mid-October, while custom Radeon RX Vega 56 could come even later.

Intel Z370 motherboards do not support Kaby Lake CPUs
Published in Motherboards


Only for Coffee Lake CPUs

As some of the first Coffee Lake samples have reached reviewers it was just a matter of time before someone tried to run a Kaby Lake CPU with the new Z370 chipset based motherboard, and it does not work, at least not yet.