Western Digital shows off 14TB enterprise drives
Published in News


Bigger is better

An MTBF of 2.5 million hours and a  five year warranty enterprise is driving heads to OEMs

TSMC builds 3nm Fab in Taiwan
Published in Processors


Not the US

As we predicted,TSMC will build the 'world's first' semiconductor plant to support the creation of 3nm node silicon chips in Taiwan.

Nvidia recruits Gigabyte and Leadtek for AI alliance
Published in Graphics


Glorious coalition

Nvidia has recruited Gigabyte and Leadtek Research into a glorious AI alliance.

UK’s Home Secretary admits she does not understand encryption
Published in News


Wants it combatted anyway

The UK Home Secretary, Amber Rudd, has admitted that she doesn't understand end-to-end encryption, but still wants to "to find the best way to combat" it.

Blackberry troll transformer quits
Published in Mobiles


Off to join something more healthy

The bloke in charge of turning Blackberry from a loss making mobile phone company to a patent troll has given up and moved to the health industry.

HPE let Russians look at Pentagon’s code
Published in News


What could be wrong with that?

HPE could be in trouble after Hewlett Packard Enterprise allowed a Russian defence agency to review the inner workings of cyber defence software used by the Pentagon to guard its computer networks.

10 million people saw Russian propaganda adverts
Published in News


All slanted at promoting US racial tension

More than 10 million people in the United States saw politically divisive ads on Facebook that the company said were bought in Russia in the months before and after last year’s US  presidential election.

Boffins confirm we are not living in computer simulation
Published in News


There is no spoon

A team of theoretical physicists from Oxford University has provided definitive proof that life and reality cannot be merely simulations generated by a massive extra-terrestrial computer.

AMD Radeon RX Vega bares its teeth in Forza Motorsport 7
Published in Graphics


Optimization at its best

AMD has apparently done a hell of a job optimizing its drivers for Forza Motorsport 7 game as its Radeon RX Vega 64 and Vega 56 graphics cards managed to beat Nvidia's GTX 1080 Ti and GTX 1080.

iPhone 8 ships with super cool exploding feature
Published in News


Just plug it in and watch the fireworks

Those super, cool, innovative design people at Apple have slipped in an easter egg function with the new iPhone 8 Plus so that it detonates when you try to recharge it.