Chinese mobile sales slump
Published in Mobiles


Looks like that market will not save anyone soon


Hopes that the Chinese mobile market might pick-up and save the cash cows of one-hit-wonders like Apple have been dashed by new figures from Digitimes Research.

NAND flash getting pricey
Published in Memory


NAND flash prices continue to rise

Average selling prices for NAND flash memory chips rose three to 10 percent in the second quarter and are projected to continue rising through the third quarter.

Fujitsu wants to flog its mobile operations
Published in Mobiles


One careful owner

Fujitsu wants to flog off its mobile operations as the Japanese information technology company faces stiff competition from bigger rivals in a highly lucrative mobile phone market

Foxconn to build LCD factory in US by 2020
Published in News


Will cost $10 billion

Foxconn will build three facilities in the US state of Wisconsin for operation as early as next year, as part of a campus housing a $10 billion liquid crystal display (LCD) factory due for 2020.

Google named after Oreo
Published in News


What is that which is coming out of its hands?

Google has decided that its next version of Android, codemamed Android O, will be named after an addictive biscuit which is packed full of things you should not touch.

HTC cuts Vive VR headset price by US $200
Published in News


From US $799 down to US $599

A recent price drop of the Oculus Rift VR headset has rather forced HTC's hand to lower the price of its VR headset as well, pushing it from US $799, down to US $599.

AMD releases Radeon Software 17.8.1 WHQL drivers
Published in Graphics


Support for RX Vega and Quake Champions

AMD and its Radeon Technologies Group have released its latest Radeon Software Crimson ReLive Edition 17.8.1 WHQL-certified drivers which bring support for Radeon RX Vega graphics cards as well as a couple of game improvements and bug fixes.

Assange rushes to defend Trump staring into the sun
Published in News


Claims it is perfectly safe to look at the sun

While the press was mocking Donald (Prince of Orange) Trump’s antics of staring straight at the sun during the solar eclipse, he had the support of Wikileak’s Julian (look at me) Assange.

Google names its latest Android OS version
Published in Mobiles


Meet the Android 8.0 Oreo

Although the name has been rumored for quite some time, Google has now officially named its latest version of the Android, the Android 8.0 Oreo.

AMD Vega Mobile GPUs spotted in benchmarks
Published in Graphics


Radeon Vega Mobile in Raven Ridge APUs

While AMD is trying to get its RX Vega desktop graphics cards to the market, its Radeon Vega Mobile GPUs have been spotted in Kishonti's CompuBench and GFXBench benchmarks.