Nvidia tarts up grid
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 24 August 2016 17:22

Nvidia tarts up grid


Improved management tools

Nvidia has updated its Grid software platform with deeper performance profiling and analytics tools for planning, deployment, and support of virtual GPU users.

AMD rolls out Radeon RX 470/460-ready Radeon software 16.8.1 drivers
Published in Graphics


Support for new graphics cards and couple of fixes

AMD has released its fresh Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.8.1 drivers which bring support for the recently released Radeon RX 470 and Radeon RX 460 graphics cards as well as a new Crossfire profile and some fixes.

G.Skill releases software update for KM780/KM780R keyboards
Published in News


Brings new features and more color options

G.Skill has released a major software update for its Ripjaws KM780 and KM780R RGB series mechanical gaming keyboards which bring plenty of new features including more color customization options.

Oculus realises DRM is insane
Published in Wearables
Monday, 27 June 2016 12:56

Oculus realises DRM is insane


Backtracks

Virtual reality pioneer Oculus has woken up to the fact that installing DRM on its headsets is about as crazy as having making punters wait for months for their pre-orders to be delivered.

Intel plans flogging off security business
Published in News


Five years after buying it


Chipzilla has run out of ideas about what it is going to do with it its security business and is apparently planning to flog it off.

Apple’s latest security mess
Published in News
Thursday, 23 June 2016 12:13

Appleā€™s latest security mess


Opened up the kernel for inspection

With its release of iOS 10 Apple appears to have forgotten to encrypt the kernel, leaving security researchers baffled and virus writers rubbing their paws with glee.

Dell prepares to offload software division
Published in News


$2 billion price tag

Grey box-shifter Michael Dell is about to flog his software division to buyout firm Francisco and the private equity arm of activist hedge fund Elliott Management.

Microsoft stuffs up update
Published in News
Friday, 17 June 2016 11:25

Microsoft stuffs up update


MS16-072/KB 3163622 patch breaks group policy settings

Software giant Microsoft has admitted that its MS16-072/KB 3163622 patch will cause headaches for system administrators.

OS/2 comes back from the dead
Published in News
Monday, 30 May 2016 14:10

OS/2 comes back from the dead


Big Blue Zombie


Arca Noae, which is behind a revival of OS/2, has attended a convention of OS/2 users to spill the beans about the Blue Lion project.

Red Hat is better investment than the ponies
Published in News


Revenue rose 46 percent

The Open Saucy software outfit Red Hat is probably a better investment than putting all your cash on a sure bet with a sheepskin bridle for the 2.30 at Ascot.