TSMC gears up for A11 processor
Published in Processors
Monday, 27 March 2017 14:12

TSMC gears up for A11 processor


Volume production in April


The fruity, tax-dodging cargo-cult Apple’s bestie TSMC is gearing up for volume production of the A11 processor in April.

Industry ignores Samsung’s tough battery standard
Published in News


We wonder why?


Samsung has learnt a lot from its incredible flaming battery fiasco, but it seems it is not having much luck in teaching the industry to learn from its mistakes.

OS/2 Warp returns from dead
Published in News
Monday, 27 March 2017 13:42

OS/2 Warp returns from dead


Blue Lion claims to be all modern


An outfit called Arca Noae is working on a new release of the X86 OS/2 operating system code named "Blue Lion".

Hadoop is rubbish and users up in arms
Published in News
Monday, 27 March 2017 12:44

Hadoop is rubbish and users up in arms


New report shows


A happy Hadoop customer is rarer than an intelligent, charismatic politician, according to a new Datanami report.

Woz invests big in automated paper-digitisation
Published in News


Robot's Staple diet creats more cash 


The real brains behind Apple, Steve Wozniak, has written a cheque for a huge chunk of the automated paper-digitization company named Ripcord.

South Korean watchdog bites Qualcomm
Published in News
Monday, 27 March 2017 12:39

South Korean watchdog bites Qualcomm


Qualcomm blocked Samsung from flogging Exynos


The South Korea Trade Commission has decided that Qualcomm prevented Samsung from selling its Exynos processors to various third-party phone manufacturers.

GameStop falters
Published in Games
Monday, 27 March 2017 12:36

GameStop falters


Stores shutting 

GameStop is being forced to shutter at least 150 of its 7,500 US stores.

TSMC will pilot 12-inch facility early next year
Published in Processors


Full production in the second half


TSMC is going to start moving 12-inch equipment into its Nanjing plant in the second half of 2017.

Multi-GPU Vulkan will not be just for Windows
Published in Graphics


Headed for Linux too 

Vulkan graphics API was supposed to be cross-platform and fix the issue of DirectX 12 only being available on Windows 10.

Fossil Group releases new smartwatches and hybrids
Published in Wearables


It is the height of fashion ya know?


Fashion watch maker Fossil Group has been showing off its latest batch of smartwatches and hybrid watches at Baselworld 2017.