AMD launches A10-7870K
Published in Processors
28 May 2015


Desktop APU

AMD has launched its A10-7870K APU that provides improvements over the company's previous desktop APU flagship for the same price .

Broadcom and Avago merger close
Published in Processors
28 May 2015


Two chipmakers joining forces

It is starting to look Broadcom will get bought out by its rival Avago as deep throats within both outfits think a deal is close.

Intel to release more affordable NUCs in next month
Published in News
28 May 2015


Dem bones, dem bones. Dem barebones

Intel's website has a new spec sheet up which claims that it is planning to release a new new line of NUC (Next Unit of Computing) PCs releasing this June.

Expect a boom in Chromebook 2in1s
Published in Notebooks
28 May 2015


It don't need no education

Two in one Chromebooks have been doing rather well in the education market, but Digitimes Research claims that soon their reach will be extended into the consumer and business market.

TSMC confident it can beat Samsung to 10nm
Published in Processors
28 May 2015


We are well greased

TSMC has said that it is confident that it can beat Samsung Electronics in ramping up production on its 10nm lines.

Microsoft Edge gets Dolby
Published in News
28 May 2015


Stop your browser hissing

Microsoft has said that its new browser for Windows 10, the Edge will come with support for Dolby Audio.

Text an iPhone to death
Published in Mobiles
27 May 2015


Security was not expecting an SMS

Jobs' Mob security hit another low point this week after it was revealed that it forgot that hackers can use SMS to take down a phone.

Budget notebooks from Lenovo released
Published in Notebooks
27 May 2015


With RealSense 3D camera

Lenovo is bringing Intel’s RealSense 3D camera to a range of cheap as chips notebooks.

Wooden Chips could be the next big thing
Published in Processors
27 May 2015


Wood chip on the wall

U.S. and Chinese boffins have come up with wooden semiconductor chips which have the advantage of being biodegradable and a lot cheaper than conventional semiconductors.

Ubuntu can run on Shield tablet
Published in Mobiles
27 May 2015


Might have a use afterall

A user managed to get the open source Linux operating system Ubuntu running on his Nvidia Shield Tablet.