Coppers arrest Lizard squad suspect
Published in News
06 March 2015


Hacker swoop

Coppers across the UK have arrested 56 people on suspicion of computer hacking offences.

SAP lays off more people
Published in News
06 March 2015


Still not sure what they do

SAP, which makes expensive business software which is so esoteric no one really knows what it does, is cutting some of its expensive staff members.

Intel shows off NUCs and other stuff
Published in Processors
06 March 2015


Broadwell based

Intel has been sharing a few details about its new socketed, unlocked, 65W desktop processor based on Intel’s Broadwell architecture--featuring Iris graphic.

Valve develops its own Intel graphics driver for Linux
Published in Graphics
06 March 2015


It will be open sourced

Valve has developed its own Intel Vulkan GPU graphics driver for Linux that they intend to open-source.

Fraudsters love Apple Pay
Published in News
06 March 2015


Security, they have heard of it

Apple's over hyped mobile payment system Apple Pay has been hit by a wave of fraudulent transactions using stolen credit-card data.

Cambridge Consultants ready Digital radio
Published in News
06 March 2015


Does not need analogue

Boffins working for Cambridge Consultants have successfully completed trials of the world’s first fully digital radio transmitter.

Java is installing Adware
Published in News
06 March 2015


Don't Ask Don't Tell

Rich Trouton, a Mac systems administrator who runs the Der Flounder blog has discovered that a Java installer is installing adware, in the form of the Ask Toolbar.

World’s first Cortex-A72 SoC spotted at MWC 15
Published in Processors
06 March 2015


MediaTek MT8173 runs prototype tablet 

We had a chance to see the world’s first Cortex-A72 CPU core in the quad-core MediaTek 8173 SoC.

Zotac details upcoming SN970 Steam Machine box
Published in News
06 March 2015


Coming in November with Steam OS, GTX 970M and M.2 SSD drive

Valve showed off 13 different Steam Machine from various manufacturers at its CES 2014 Press Conference, but as we know now, after a long wait it emerged that the devices would be delayed.

HTC One M9 scores 53852 in AnTuTu
Published in Mobiles
06 March 2015


Snapdragon 810 in action

We had a chance to run AnTuTu on Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 810 in the HTC One M9, and we managed to run the latest and greatest 64-bit version of the test.