Would you trust windows in your Microsoft cars?
Published in News


Cortana, Office365, Skype, and Azure cloud integration in the car


Microsoft said that it will begin licensing some of its intellectual property (IP) for internet-connected automobiles in an effort to usher in a new wave of real-time communications, roadside assistance, infotainment services, and self-driving features for consumers over the next few years.

Pre-5G networks come in late 2017
Published in News


Work on 5G NR standard started this month


Last month, during the Mobile World Congress 2017 in Barcelona, there were several media and press events held to demonstrate the business and consumer impacts that 5G wireless networks will have on the global economy and daily life once the networks begin to appear  over the next couple of years.

EVGA releases more custom GTX 1080 Ti details
Published in Graphics


Updated: Pre-order starts on March 28th

EVGA has finally told us a bit more information about its upcoming custom GTX 1080 Ti lineup, which includes the GTX 1080 Ti SC2, GTX 1080 Ti SC Black and the flagship GTX 1080 Ti FTW3.

Futuremark's 3DMark gets Vulkan API support
Published in Graphics


With all new Vulkan API overhead test

The latest v2.3.3663 update for Futuremark's 3DMark benchmarking utility includes several improvements, bug and compatibility fixes but, more importantly, adds Vulkan support to the API Overhead feature test.

Corsair unveils its One systems
Published in News


Couple of different models

Following its earlier push in the PC system market with Bulldog barebone, Corsair has now unveiled its fully-assembled PC system called the One.

TSMC will pilot 12-inch facility early next year
Published in Processors


Full production in the second half


TSMC is going to start moving 12-inch equipment into its Nanjing plant in the second half of 2017.

Multi-GPU Vulkan will not be just for Windows
Published in Graphics


Headed for Linux too 

Vulkan graphics API was supposed to be cross-platform and fix the issue of DirectX 12 only being available on Windows 10.

Fossil Group releases new smartwatches and hybrids
Published in Wearables


It is the height of fashion ya know?


Fashion watch maker Fossil Group has been showing off its latest batch of smartwatches and hybrid watches at Baselworld 2017.

Nintendo thinks it will sell 10-20 million Switches
Published in Games


Sold a million in the first week


Despite complaints that the Switch had a few problems, Nintendo thinks it will sell between 10-20 million of them in the first year.

Spooks were hacking Apple gear for decades
Published in Mobiles


All the while people were saying it was impossible


The Central Intelligence Agency was bugging iPhones and Macs through-out the period that the Apple users claimed they were safe from intrusion.