Cambridge Analytica planned its own cryptocurrency
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What possibly could have gone wrong?

The outfit behind the recent Facebook scandal - Cambridge Analytica - attempted to develop its own cryptocurrency this past year and intended to raise funds through an initial coin offering.

FCC broadband panel chair arrested in $250 million fraud case
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FCC boss Ajit Pai appears to have built his own swamp

The former chair of a panel organised by FCC boss Ajit Pai to advise the agency on broadband matters has been arrested for alleged fraud. Elizabeth Ann Pierce, the former CEO of Quintillion Networks, was appointed by Pai last April to chair the committee.

Bill Gates world's most admired man
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And in a decade no one will remember Steve whatsit's name

After the death of Steve Jobs we made that shocking observation that Steve Jobs would be forgotten by history while Bill Gates would be remembered and probably have statues dedicated to him. According to the annual YouGov survey our prediction is on track.

God of War for PS4 pre-load date revealed
Published in Gaming

Two days to download just over 44GB

Those looking for getting the new God of War for PS4 digitally should know that the pre-load will unlock tomorrow, on April 18th.

Meizu sets a date
Published in Mobiles
17 April 2018

Meizu sets a date

Rumored to announce three smartphones on April 22nd

Meizu has now officially announced the date for its Meizu 15 event which will be held in Wuzhen, China on April 22nd, where the company is rumored to unveil a total of three smartphones in the new Meizu 15 lineup.

Dell unveils Inspiron 13 7000 convertible with AMD Ryzen mobile APU
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13.3-incher with Ryzen 5 2500U or Ryzen 2700U APUs

Dell has rather silently unveiled its newest Inspiron 13 7000 convertible notebook with 13.3-inch 1080p touchscreen and AMD Mobile Ryzen APUs, starting at $729.99.

Snapdragon X50 is 10nm
Published in Mobiles

Will be finished this year

3GPP has locked the 5G standard and Qualcomm’s first 5G modem, called the X50, will enter production in the latter part of the year. It is a 10nm chip that goes arm in arm with Snapdragon 855.

OnePlus 5T gets Android 8.1
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AI infused Oreo

There is only a handful of phones that have had an Android 8.1 official update. As of last night, Central European Time, OnePlus 5T is one of them.

Ryzen 7 2700X and Ryzen 5 2600X Overclock to 5.88 GHz
Published in PC Hardware

Sadly needed exotic cooling

Two of AMD's upcoming second-generation Ryzen processors have already been overclocked to more than 5.8GHz and beyond.

Intel shares plan to use the GPU for security
Published in PC Hardware

Threat Detection Technology

Chipzilla has been sharing some of its ideas to use the GPU to detect new classes of threats.