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Facebook managed to muzzle watchdog
Published in News

Information Commissioner banned from talking about Cambridge Analytica audit

In a cunning legal move, Social Notworking site Facebook has managed to prevent the UK’s information commissioner talking to parliament.

A third of IT pros only work three hours a day
Published in News

So the long hours thing is a myth

 According to a survey by Blind, 31 percent of professionals from 42 tech companies said they're only putting in between three and four hours a day.

First Intel Iris Xe DG1 for desktop is an 80 EUs 30W card for OEMs
Published in Graphics

Asus and Colorful OEM cards pictured

Intel has now officially announced its first Iris Xe (codename DG1) discrete desktop graphics card for OEMs, and it features 80 execution units and a 30W TDP.

Teamgroup announces DDR5 SO-DIMM memory
Published in PC Hardware

Ready for next-gen laptops

After initially announcing it is sampling DDR5 DIMMs that should be ready for Q3 2021, Teamgroup has now announced its new DDR5 SO-DIMM, ready for next-gen notebooks, mini-PCs, NAS, and other devices.

Corsair's upcoming MP600 Pro SSD to hit 7GB/s rates
Published in PC Hardware

3D TLC NAND with Phison E18 controller

A spotted listing over at revealed a new PCIe 4.0 M.2 SSD from Corsair, the MP600 Pro, which should hit read sequential speeds of up to 7,000MB/s.