EU outlaws planned obsolescence
Published in News

Products must be fixable

In a move which will have Apple clutching its bottom line in fear, the EU has decided to outlaw planned obsolescence and insist that all products must be fixable.

Nvidia gives up on crypto miners
Published in PC Hardware

Thinks the bubble has burst

Nvidia's nine month crypto gold rush is over and the outfit is giving up on them.

Companies must unlock their phones Down Under
Published in Mobiles

Ten years as a convict if you don’t

Australia will lock you up for a decade if you fail to give coppers your smartphone to look at.

Apple store cleared after iPad explodes
Published in PC Hardware

Copying Samsung again

One of Apple’s cathedrals of delight in Amsterdam had to be cleared of the faithful after an iPad started to copy Samsung and exploded.

Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 Ti might cost $1,000
Published in PC Hardware

New leak suggests

A Reddit user spotted that an outfit which builds Nvidia graphics card variants leaked a page detailing its GeForce RTX 2080 Ti Overclocked XLR8 Edition, including the specifications and a price tag of $1,000.

Apple pulls huge number of apps from China
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Can't risk offence to our Chinese masters

The fruity cargo cult Apple is so terrified of upsetting the Chinese government that it has pulled more than 25,000 apps from its store.

Nvidia Geforce Gaming Celebration event starts today
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#BeForTheGame will be streamed live on Twitch

As you already know, Nvidia will be holding the big Geforce Gaming Celebration event ahead of Gamescom 2018 in Cologne, Germany, and it will be streamed live on Twitch.

SK Telecom deploys Xilinx FPGAs for AI
Published in AI

5X performance and 16X performance per watt over GPU

SK Telecom is definitely a forward looking companies and will be one of the first companies to trial and start 5G. It is not wasting time when it comes to speech recognition and AI as SK Telecom has announced the first commercial adoption of FPGA accelerators from Xilinx in the AI domain for large scale data centers in South Korea.

MSI and Palit Geforce RTX 2080/2080 Ti smile for the camera
Published in Graphics

GPU and PCB pictured, pre-orders on Monday

Nvidia was quite good in keeping a secret about both the naming scheme as well as all other details regarding its upcoming Geforce launch, at least until now, as pictures of both MSI and Palit Geforce RTX 2080/2080 Ti have now leaked online.

Nvidia reports revenue of $3.12 billion in Q2 FY19
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Growth across all departments

Nvidia has released its financial report for the second quarter of fiscal 2019, reporting revenues of  $3.12 billion, as well as growth in revenue from every department in the company.