Foldable vivo smartphone spotted online
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 14 February 2019 16:35

Foldable vivo smartphone spotted online


Renderings of the vivo IQOO

Chinese vivo is also one of the smartphone makers to announce its separate subbrand and IQOO, as vivo decided to name it, will apparently debut with a foldable smartphone.

AMD adds Radeon Pro driver support to Radeon VII
Published in Graphics


But without workstation optimizations, certifications and support

AMD has added Radeon Pro driver support for Radeon VII graphics card but, unlike earlier rumors, it only gets partial support, without workstation elements.

Essential PH2 may have a camera behind the display
Published in Mobiles


Innovation a year before others 

Andy Rubin’s team at the Essential phone company is working on its long awaited  PH2 phone. The Essential PH-1 created a lot of buzz, but failed to bring enough money to the company. Now the company is planning to launch the PH-2 and that might be the first phone with a front facing camera behind the display.

Philips changes its Hue name to Signify
Published in IoT
Wednesday, 30 January 2019 21:57

Philips changes its Hue name to Signify


Beleaguered Dutch company
Philips has changed the name of its "Hue" IoT lighting system to "Signify".

Whether this indicates the firm is going to sell the division to another company is unclear at press time.

AMD makes some senior leadership changes
Published in News
Saturday, 26 January 2019 02:04

AMD makes some senior leadership changes


Hiring, promotions, and unification

AMD has announced a couple of changes in its senior leadership team which should, at least according to AMD's CEO, Dr. Lisa Su, strengthen its leadership team and sharpens the focus on continued growth and market share gains.

Vivo shows the Apex 2019 smartphone concept
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 24 January 2019 16:12

Vivo shows the Apex 2019 smartphone concept


A slab of metal and glass with no holes

Although Meizu has pulled a fast one with its Zero, Vivo has now unveiled its own vision of a smartphone with no ports or buttons, the Vivo Apex 2019.

DxOMark start testing selfie cameras
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 22 January 2019 16:04

DxOMark start testing selfie cameras


Pixel 3 and Galaxy Note 9 lead the pack

Although it isn't a big surprise, DxOMark has now started testing selfie cameras on smartphones.

Western Digital unveils new SN750 series NVMe SSDs
Published in PC Hardware


Coming with Gaming Mode

Western Digital has unveiled its latest addition to the SSD lineup, the WD Black SN750 series NVMe SSD which is based on WD's own controller and SanDisk's 64-layer 3D TLC NAND, as well as a unique Gaming Mode.

MSI and Toppc break the memory record by hitting 5,608MHz
Published in News


On MSI Z390I Gaming Edge AC and Core i-9900K

Just a few days after ADATA posted its own record, MSI and Toppc have broken it once again, hitting a rather incredible 5,608MHz.

ADATA hits 5,584MHz with XPG Spectrix D80 memory
Published in News


New overclocking record

ADATA was proud to announce that its XPG Spectrix D80 RGB memory module has hit 5,584MHz while running on a 9th generation Core i9 CU and Z390 motherboard.