AMD to talk about next-gen GPUs later this quarter
Published in Graphics
17 April 2015


AMD's CEO Lisa Su confirms

During the company's Q1 2015 financial conference call, AMD CEO, Dr. Lisa Su, confirmed that AMD will talk about its new GPUs "later this quarter".

Arctic announces new M1 series AM1 CPU coolers
Published in Processors
17 April 2015


Active and passive CPU cooler for AMD's AM1 platform

Arctic has unveiled two new CPU coolers for AMD's socket AM1 which should be much better than noisy stock CPU cooler, the Alpine M1 and Alpine M1-Passive.

Apple rumoured to swap Samsung for TSMC
Published in News
17 April 2015


Terrified by Galaxy S6

Fruity cargo cult Apple is so terrified of the success that Samsung has had with its Galaxy S6 it has taken a chip order away from Samsung and given it to TSMC instead.

Apple watch has availability problems
Published in Wearables
17 April 2015


Might still be vapourware

While the Tame Apple Press is telling anyone that listens that there will be millions of iWatches flogged, it seems that the overpriced toy will not be as available as many think.

Apple continues tell anti-trust watchdog what to do
Published in News
17 April 2015


We are too perfect

Fruity cargo cult Apple has an interesting way of dealing with court appointed watch-dogs – it simply ignores them.

Chinese chipmaker want to buy HP's datacentre ops
Published in News
17 April 2015


Tsinghua Unigroup sets its sights

Chinese chipmaker Tsinghua Unigroup wants to buy a controlling stake of HP's 's China data-networking operations.

Skylight on Skylake
Published in Processors
17 April 2015


New Intel leak

Details of Intel's upcoming Skylake generation of CPUs and their accompanying platform controllers has been leaked on a Chinese site.

Germans invent shock nav
Published in News
17 April 2015


Ve have vays of making you valk

German boffins from the University of Hannover have come up with a Sat Nav for walkers which delivers electric shocks to a leg muscle.

AMD learns hard way about lack of product
Published in News
17 April 2015


Results are complete pants

AMD is learning the hard way about not having any significant product launches as it released figures which show it slipping deeper into the red again.

 

TSMC cuts Capex, Q2 sales to slip
Published in Processors
17 April 2015


Worse than expected

TSMC has released Q2 sales guidance, missing the mark and disappointing many analysts.