Intel Core i9-10999K doubles current-gen performance
Published in PC Hardware

Chipzilla has an answer to the Ryzen 9

German retailer Lirpa Technologies has leaked the specifications and probable performance of Intel's upcoming Comet Lake desktop CPUs and it appears that the headline chip is a match for AMD's Ryzen 9.

Xerox abandons $35 billion hostile HP bid
Published in News
Wednesday, 01 April 2020 11:22

Xerox abandons $35 billion hostile HP bid

Plans kung flued

Copier maker Xerox has given up on its $35 billion hostile cash-and-stock bid for the maker of very expensive printer ink HP and blamed the pesky coronavirus for interfering with its plans.

Telecom HPE, Intel and Linux Foundation building open source software for 5G core
Published in Network

Automatic 5G across lots of different sites

HPE is working with Intel and the Linux Foundation to build open saucy software to automate the roll out of 5G across multiple sites.

Quantum computers on coronavirus case
Published in News
Wednesday, 01 April 2020 11:06

Quantum computers on coronavirus case

We can solve this with potentially dead or alive cats

D-Wave today made its quantum computers available for free to researchers and developers working on responses to the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis.

Amazon worker claims he was fired for leading a strike
Published in News

Smalls worried over coronavirus safety conditions

Chris Smalls, an Amazon fulfilment center employee, claims the company fired him after he led a strike at a warehouse in Staten Island, New York, over coronavirus safety conditions.

Chinese boffins manage to spread 5G using AI Bats
Published in News

Conspiracy nuts go mad

In what seems to be the perfectly engineered conspiracy theory, Chinese boffins have created a 5G network which is spread by eating a bat which has been infected with AI.

Searching for bias on web now legal
Published in News
Tuesday, 31 March 2020 11:27

Searching for bias on web now legal

Trump’s Attorney General routed

Searching for bias in websites or in social notworking groups should not get you arrested for hacking in the US, a federal court has ruled.

Microsoft’s Cloud gets bigger and thrusting everywhere
Published in Cloud

Azure not suffering from coronavirus blues

Software king of the world Microsoft said that its Azure Cloud has been growing like topsy since the coronavirus forced millions of people to work from home.

LG gives up on its G
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 31 March 2020 11:20

LG gives up on its G

It just can't find the spot anymore

LG is ditching the "G" series branding on future smartphones.

Samsung to stop making LCD panels
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 31 March 2020 11:16

Samsung to stop making LCD panels

Falling demand and a glut

Samsung Display is ending all of its production of LCD panels in South Korea and China by the end of this year.