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Nvidia works with Arm on supercomputers
Published in News

Accelerator chips will work with Arm processors by the end of the year.

The GPU maker named after a Roman vengeance daemon, Nvidia said it would make its chips work with processors from Arm to build supercomputers.

Huawei admits US ban will cost it more than expected
Published in News

Our revenue will only be $100 billion this year and next

Huawei founder and CEO Ren Zhengfei said the impact of a US ban on the Chinese company was more severe than expected and warned that revenue would dip to around $100 billion this year and the next.

US chipmakers lobby for Huawei
Published in PC Hardware
Monday, 17 June 2019 12:31

US chipmakers lobby for Huawei

Asking Trump to stop hurting them to get to China

US chipmakers Qualcomm and Intel, are quietly pressing the U.S. government to ease its ban on sales to the Chinese tech giant, even as Huawei itself avoids typical government lobbying, people familiar with the situation said.

UK government porn filter is a privacy nightmare
Published in News

“Vague, imprecise and largely a ‘tick box’ exercise” growls watchdog

Porn restrictions that are set to come into effect in the UK next month are a “privacy timebomb”, a new report has warned.

Copyright Troll goes down
Published in News
Monday, 17 June 2019 12:04

Copyright Troll goes down

14 years and $1.4 million fine

Paul Hansmeier, who operated a copyright porn trolling racket Prenda Law, is finally ending up in the jail he threatened to send others.

Any iPhone can be hacked
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 17 June 2019 12:01

Any iPhone can be hacked

Cellebrite offers service to US coppers

Apple’s so called secure iPhones can be turned over by US coppers using a service promoted by an Israeli security contractor.

Apple rumoured to be buying Intel's 5G tech
Published in Mobiles

After it knifed its partner

Fruity cargo cult Apple is rumoured to be negotiating with Intel to buy the 5G technology that it rejected for its iPhone.

AMD Ryzen 9 3950X breaks benchmarking records
Published in Graphics

And it is not out yet

AMD's Ryzen 9 3950X isn't out yet but it appears to be breaking benchmarking records.

Apple will make all your old cables redundant
Published in Mobiles


Upgrade them all

Fruity cargo cult Apple has worked out a way of forcing its users to upgrade all their cabled gear – it is killing off its Lightning port.

Humans evolving a spike on the back of the head
Published in Mobiles

Blame smartphones

Humans are evolving a bone spike at the back of the head caused by looking downwards at electronic gear, according to a new study