Return to the 1980s
VR could bring a return to the video arcades of the 1980s, according to analysts at Digitimes Research.
$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.
Cue “it deletes Windows 10” gags
Software king of the world Microsoft is testing a handy tool, which scans your computer for bloatware and allows you to delete it.
IBM backed proccessor headed for commercial release
Researchers at the University of California, Davis, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering have developed 1000-core processor which will eventually be put onto the commercial market.
But will not say how budget friendly
The whole press release thing is getting rather silly. ASUS is announcing a non-reference GTX 1080 Turbo card which it says will be cheaper than GTX 1080 Founders Edition but is refusing to say how much cheaper.
You Know Who wants a spell to make robots talk
Software (You-Know-Who) has just splashed out and bought Wand Labs which makes bots which can talk to muggles.
Court ruling means it could face a ban
Apple’s Chinese troubles deepened after a court decided that it had stolen the design for the iPhone 6 from a local smartphone maker.
You get so much for less these days
OnePlus has been flogging phones packed to the gunnels with software and lots of add-ons for a reasonable price, but one user has complained that his OnePlus 3 also arrived with pre-installed p*rn.
Clearing the inventory for Pascal
Nvidia has dropped the price of its previous generation GTX 900-series cards to clear out any inventory and to make room fo the new Pascal-based GeForce GTX 1070 and GTX 1080 cards.