John Byrne becomes president of Dell and EMC unified global channel
Published in News

Controls $20+ billion revenue

John Byrne an ex Advanced 3D, ATI, AMD executive has just got promoted again at Dell. He is now president of the Dell and EMC global channel. Mike Magee and Fudo have known John Byrne for close to two decades, but now is not the time for kiss and tell.

Lenovo will build Microsoft's data servers
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No one ever got fired for buying Lenovo

It seems that Lenovo has managed to buy IBM's reputation along with its server business and scored a contract building data centers for Microsoft.

Blackberry can’t really make up its mind
Published in Mobiles

Should it stay or should it go?

Blackberry is continuing to send out more mixed messages about its handset future.

Leak shows how lazy Apple has become
Published in Mobiles

It has lost the battle of the bulge

A leaked photograph of the upcoming iPhone 7 shows that Apple really appears to have given up pretending that its latest phone will be any different from the last one.

ZenFone gets cooler without Intel inside
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Asus ZenFone 3 has dream spec for a good price

Asus ZenFone is a good reliable brand of smarphone for a good price which has had a bit of a bad rep for supporting Intel’s Atom a little too long.

Falling PC sales appear to be bottoming out
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Unless you are Apple

There are signs that the falling PC market has opened its parachute and nearly hit rock bottom – unless you are Apple which is continuing to fall like a meteor.

Doom gets Vulkan API patch
Published in Games

Significant performance improvements on RX 480

Bethesda has announced that its Vulkan API support patch for Doom is now live and should bring significant improvements due to the implementation of several features, including Asynchronous Shaders support.

Pokemon Go captures the world’s attention
Published in Games

Nintendo share rises 23 percent

It is not official but the world went crazy about the Pokemon Go augmented reality game. Young people and so-called adults  are playing the game so much that it got down to mainstream media and even caused a massive crash in the US. 

Nvidia details European Geforce GTX 1060 prices
Published in Graphics

10 partners to launch custom boards

Nvidia got back to us with the official pricing for the Geforce GTX 1060 with  more details than our earlier article we posted last Friday. The card in the US will cost $249 + tax while EU cards with VAT will range from 279 Euro. The UK price is GBP 239 which is at current exchange identical to Euro pricing. They will launch on July 19th.  

Snapdragon 821 launched
Published in Mobiles

Maximum clock 2.4GHz

Qualcomm has received an order from big clients for a faster iteration of Snapdragon and, guess what? The Snapdragon 821 is born and its Kryo core frequency has jumped from a previous 2.15GHz to 2.4Ghz.