Sharp is back to black
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Thanks to Foxcon cost-cutting

The troubled Japanese tech outift Sharp reported its third consecutive quarter of net profit staying on track to achieve its first annual profit in four years following a cost cutting drive under Foxconn.

Apple kills the iPod
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Only the Touch is left 

Apple has now officially killed off all its iPods, other than the Touch which was more of an iPhone without the ability to call someone.

Chipzilla's profits rise nine percent over last year
Published in Processors


But the money is in the datacentre

Intel reported profits nine per cent higher than last year, but most of its money came from a rush on its products ear marked for the datacentre rather than its PC bread and butter.

AMD releases cheaper Ryzen
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Ryzen 3 on sale today

AMD is launching a new series of Ryzen processors today, the affordably priced Ryzen 3.

Bezos shows Gates the dangers of saving the world
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Becomes the world’s richest man

Sir William Gates the III is no longer the world’s richest man, having spent too much helping to save humanity.

Xiaomi borrows a billion to open a few shops
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Big sales drive

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi has popped to the bank and scored a billion dollar loan to accelerate its drive into brick-and-mortar stores and help a push overseas.

Threadripper starts appearing
Published in Processors


One bloke hacks into his with a razor blade 


AMD has started to make its Threadripper processors available in pre-built machines, at least in the US.

AMD releases Radeon Software ReLive 17.7.2 WHQL drivers
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The biggest update since ReLive launch

AMD has released its latest Radeon Software Crimson ReLive Edition 17.7.2 WHQL-certified drivers which bring quite a few new features, updates and improvements for both gamers as well as developers.

AMD could bundle Threadripper with Asetek retention kit
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Making it compatible with many AiO coolers

According to a new report, AMD could be bundling its upcoming Threadripper CPUs with Asetek retention kit, which should make plenty of AiO coolers compatible with the new TR4 socket on the upcoming X399 chipset motherboards.

EVGA announces GTX 1080 Ti K|NGP|N graphics card
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Flagship GTX 1080 Ti with 2025MHz+ overclock

After a couple of teaser pictures posted earlier last week, EVGA has now officially unveiled its fastest and flagship graphics card based on GTX 1080 Ti GP102 Pascal GPU, the EVGA Geforce GTX 1080 Ti .