FinFET market set to grow
Published in Processors
Thursday, 08 June 2017 10:44

FinFET market set to grow


Research and Markets


The global FinFET-technology market will grow by 41.89 percent during 2017-2021, according to a new report.

Japan Display plans deeper restructuring
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 07 June 2017 12:19

Japan Display plans deeper restructuring


Bitten by Apple

Japan Display is considering a deeper restructuring than it first announced, after it lost its business with Apple.

Trump not allowed to block Twitter users
Published in News
Wednesday, 07 June 2017 12:14

Trump not allowed to block Twitter users


Slamming the president is protected “free speech”


The US’s first orange president Donald “Prince of Orange” Trump has been told that he can’t block people who disagree with him on Twitter.

Kaspersky sues Microsoft over Windows 10
Published in News
Wednesday, 07 June 2017 12:06

Kaspersky sues Microsoft over Windows 10


Microsoft has been playing monopoly again

Russian security software maker Kaspersky Lab has filed antitrust complaints against Microsoft with the European Commission and the German federal cartel office.

AMD shares surge on back of cryptocurrency
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 07 June 2017 11:56

AMD shares surge on back of cryptocurrency


Motherboard makers offer support

Shares of Advanced Micro Devices surged nearly nine percent, boosted by strong demand for its chips from cryptocurrency miners.

Apple "lied" to customers about legal rights
Published in News

Because it is such a cool, user-friendly company

Australia's consumer watchdog has carried out an investigation into the fruity, tax-dodging cult Apple and found that its staff lie to customers about their legal rights.

Ballmer says tech companies should be like basketball teams
Published in News


Funded by a loudmouth screaming on the sidelines


The shy and retired former Microsoft boss Steve “there’s a kind of hush” Ballmer said that the IT industry can learn a lot from professional sports.

Korea replaces Taiwan as leading chip nation
Published in Processors


Second only to Scotland where chips are very important 

Taiwan is no longer the world's top manufacturer of computer chips and has lost its crown to South Korea.

AMD releases Polaris based Radeon Pro 500
Published in Graphics


Workstation graphics 

AMD has announced a new family of workstation-targeted graphics processors based around its Polaris set up.

BlackBerry pipped in car market
Published in News
Tuesday, 06 June 2017 13:11

BlackBerry pipped in car market


Only days after thinking it was going to save its bacon


Only a few days after BlackBerry announced that getting into the motoring business was helping it climb back from the dead, it has had to downplay news that Toyota would adopt rival software for its future vehicle consoles.