MediaTek isn't buying Intel mobile
Published in Mobiles

But is planning something big

One of our industry contacts told us a rumor that MediaTek might acquire Intel’s mobile division. We asked a few people within the mobile department, and it appears this is not happening.

AMD rolls out new Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.5.2 drivers
Published in Graphics


One to have when Doom launches tomorrow

Just a day ahead of the Bethesda's official launch of the new Doom game, AMD has rolled out its new Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.5.2 drivers which include all the game optimizations for the game.

Nvidia GTX 1080 SLI HB only supports 2-way SLI
Published in Graphics


3-way SLI might work with old SLI bridges

It appears that Nvidia's new SLI HB (High Bandwidth) technology is actually limited to 2-way SLI on the new GTX 1080/GTX 1070, while other SLI modes could be supported with older SLI bridges.

ZenFone 3 out in June
Published in Mobiles


Not missing Intel at all

Asustek will unveil its ZenFone 3 family products in June targeting the mid-range segment.

Open source saves the Italian military millions
Published in News


Can get back to conquering Gaul

The Italian Defence Ministry surprised the world last year by announcing that they were dumping Microsoft office in favour of an open-source alternative like LibreOffice.

Kickstarter investigates Peachy Printer "scam"
Published in News


Didn't fund tech project

Crowdfunding website Kickstarter is investigating claims that money given to a tech project was instead used to build a house for one of its co-founders David Boe.

EA delaying entry into the third-person action market
Published in Games


Not coming soon

EA is telling the world that it wants into the third-person action market with an open world game, but it does not appear to be happenng any time soon.

Samsung releases EVO Plus 256GB microSD card
Published in Memory


Claims it is the highest capacity in class

Samsung  unveiled the EVO Plus 256GB microSD memory card claiming it offers the highest capacity for a microSD card in its class, delivering fast speeds and an expanded memory storage for use in premium smartphones and tablets, 360-degree video recorders, action cameras, and drones.

Xbox users possessed by a loser demon
Published in News


Priest calls for bath-tub baptisms

Pastor Gene Lingerfelt of the Faith Christian Centre in Texas has gained 15 minutes of fame by declaring that XBox gamers were possessed by a loser demon.

ASUS announces new ROG Strix X99 Gaming motherboard
Published in News


ROG Strix is a new series: “The art of expression”

On Tuesday, ASUS announced a new lineup called “ROG Strix,” beginning with the ROG Strix X99 Gaming motherboard. With this series in its ROG brand, the company is focusing heavily on dynamic lighting customization and network priority traffic control, two features that will provide gamers and enthusiasts with color-matching RGB lighting effects to inspire PC design creativity, as well as ultra-low latency multiplayer experiences.