Microsoft releases new video showing DirectX 12 benefits
Published in Graphics


Claims up to 20% more GPU and 50% more CPU performance

Microsoft has released a new teaser video which shows the benefitst of the upcoming DirectX 12 API, including better performance, reduced latency and smoother framerates. 

Zotac's Sonix PCIe 480GB SSD to cost €349 in Europe
Published in Memory


Coming in by the end of March 

While Zotac has already announced its new Sonix PCIe 480GB SSD based on Phison controller, we still could not find it listed anywhere in Europe so we reached out to Zotac for a bit more information and it appears it will be coming by the end of March with a price set at around €349.

Don’t fear the Xbox PC merger
Published in Games


Phil Spencer says it is not happening


For a while now there has been talk that Redmond is planning to unify its Xbox and PC OS but it turns out that might not happen.

Rift for the Mac "when Apple makes a good computer"
Published in News


Occulus founder slams Apple as overpriced and not fit for the purpose


Occulus Rift Founder Palmer Luckey says that his virtual reality headset will support OS X only when Apple releases "a good computer.”

Apple’s “Night Shift” feature gets polished before iOS 9.3 release
Published in Mobiles


Launching March 21st at Apple Event

Over the past several months, Apple iOS engineers have been hard at work on a feature that is long, long overdue for the company’s mobile devices that enhances a user’s night viewing experience by automatically adjusting screen temperature based on geolocation and time-of-day information.

Father of Encryption said Apple should help the FBI
Published in Mobiles


Apple chose the wrong battle

The father of encryption, who has done his share of fighting against government interference says that Apple picked the wrong fight if it wanted to win any victory for encryption.

HP Enterprise makes a killing
Published in News


Amazing what happens when you spin off your PC business


HP Enterprise, which houses former HP corporate hardware and services division has done much better than the cocaine nose jobs of Wall Street expected.

AMD confirms Polaris for the mid-year
Published in News


Fury X2 on track


AMD held a Q&A with Reddit users and confirmed that its Polaris GPU is on track for the middle of the year and the Fury X2 will be appearing.

Windows 10 RT rebirth rumoured
Published in News


Life in the old ARM OS yet


While many thought that Microsoft had killed off Windows RT a couple of years ago there might be something happening to jolt it back to life.

Apple "iPhone 7 Plus" may be officially named "iPhone Pro"
Published in News


iPhone lineup would become on par with three-model iPad lineup


According to a recent Chinese media report, Apple may be switching its naming scheme on the Plus-sized iPhone models for its tenth-generation iPhone 7 launch later this fall, to one that is more consistent with new product announcements in the third quarter of 2015.