Phison to expand SSD range
Published in News
02 April 2015


The River Phison swept me away....

NAND flash device controller supplier, which is not named after a biblical river, Phison Electronics is looking to expand its SSD operation in 2015.

EU about to sue Google
Published in News
02 April 2015


Long expected anti-trust case 

The EU is pressing ahead with its plan to sue Google for anti-trust antics 

HTC Vive VR glasses need to be wired to PC
Published in Graphics
02 April 2015


But lasers, controllers to get wireless in final

HTC has showcased its Re Vive VR glasses that they are bringing to market with Valve, the creator of Half Life and the steam game distribution. We knew that Valve has been working on a VR headset for a while, but we didn’t see them partnering with HTC.

Golden HTC One M9 coming to EU in Q2
Published in Mobiles
02 April 2015


Same official price, looks more expensive

We had a chance to chat with HTC representatives and learn a bit more about the company's high-end devices and the high-end strategy in general.

Nvidia updates Shield games library
Published in Games
02 April 2015


Adds multi-controller support for select games

Nvidia has updated the games library for Nvidia Shield with three new game titles, as well as added multplayer, multi-controller support for certain games.

Snapdragon 820 to end up on Samsung’s 14nm node?
Published in Processors
02 April 2015


TSMC lagging by at least one quarter

Qualcomm’s next-gen Snapdragon 820 may not only be the company’s first FinFET part, but the first processor manufactured by Samsung rather than TSMC. 

Asus announces new GTX 980 20th Anniversary Gold Edition
Published in Graphics
02 April 2015


Highest factory-overclocked GTX 980 from ASUS

Asus has now officially announced its new Geforce GTX 980 20th Anniversary Gold Edition graphics card, a special edition card released to mark the 20th year of the company's presence in the graphics card market.

Nvidia’s new HQ back on schedule
Published in Graphics
01 April 2015


Futuristic apparently

A year after moth balling its “futuristic new office project in Santa Clara” Nvidia. is again ready to get to work and start building again.

Plastic unfantastic as metal rulez
Published in News
01 April 2015


Case makers slash capacity

Makers of plastic casings for notebooks and cutting back on their manufacturing capacity as punters demand natty metal-alloy-chassis.

Samsung refreshes EVO
Published in Memory
01 April 2015


Supersmall drives for laptops

Samsung has refreshed its 850 EVO series by adding slim m.2 and mSATA verions.