AT&T to acquire Straight Path for $1.6 billion
Published in Network


After the 5G, 24 GHz and 39 GHz bands

AT&T has announced a plan to spend $1.6 billion to Straight Path Communications in an all-stock deal aimed at bulking up the carrier’s portfolio of millimeter wave spectrum. As you can imagine, you will need these bands for the 5G millimeter waves. 

EVGA GTX 1080 Ti SC Black Edition is ready
Published in Graphics


As a limited pre-order

EVGA's GTX 1080 Ti SC Black Edition has been added to EVGA's own shop and it is currently available as a limited pre-order.

ADATA announces Ultimate SU700 series SSDs
Published in Memory


Based on 3D NAND

ADATA revealed its new Ultimate SU700 2.5-inch SATA 6Gpbs SSD series that will use 3D NAND, paired up with a new Maxiotek controller.

EKWB launches new EK-CryoFuel coolants
Published in News


In concentrate and premix options

EK Water Blocks, a well known liquid cooling specialist from Slovenia, has introduced its new EK-CryoFuel coolant.

K|ngp|n breaks 3GHz on EVGA GTX 1080 Ti
Published in Graphics


Might squeeze even more

Just a week after he managed to break some world records with EVGA GTX 1080 Ti clocked at over 2.5GHz, Vince K|ngp|n Lucido, a well-known overclocker, managed to push the same GPU over 3GHz.

MSI announces A-XMP technology for AMD Ryzen
Published in Motherboards


To bring better Ryzen memory compatibility

MSI has announced the new A-XMP technology for its AM4 motherboards that promises to bring better memory compatibility as well as allow higher frequency DDR4 memory kits to work with new Ryzen CPUs.

Nvidia teams up with Bosch for self-driving cars
Published in News


Smallest AI car supercomputer based on Xavier SoC

Nvidia and Bosch have announced a partnership and unveiled the new AI platform for self-driving cars based on Nvidia's Drive PX platform with upcoming Xavier SoC during the Bosch Connected World conference held in Berlin.

LG gives free Google Home with LG G6 in the US
Published in Mobiles


Should pair up well

While there is still no precise date for LG G6 availability in the US, the company has a sweet deal for those that pre-order the new flagship smartphone as it will bundle it with the Google Home smart speaker.

Xiaomi Mi 6 could be delayed to May
Published in Mobiles


Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC to blame

It appears that LG has chosen well to go with Snapdragon 821 SoC as the latest reports suggests that Xiaomi's next flagship, the Mi 6, will also be delayed to May due to Samsung's exclusive deal with Qualcomm on its initial supply of the Snapdragon 835 SoC.

Gigabyte working on mini-ITX AM4 motherboard
Published in Motherboards


Based on B350 chipset

While there were plenty of mATX and ATX socket AM4 motherboards, the mini-ITX motherboards for Ryzen CPUs have been pretty rare but it appears that this will change as Gigabyte is also working on such a motherboard based on AMD's B350 chipset.