Was GloFlo the Troll underneath Skybridge?
Published in Processors


Rumours of knifings

Since AMD canned its Project Skybridge two weeks ago the dark satanic rumour mill has suggested that Globalfoundaries might have had a hand in it.

Intel launching new Thunderbolt
Published in News


But Apple thinks it might be Zeusless

Intel is just about to release a new version of Thunderbolt, just as its most major customer – Apple, has dropped the technology from its 12-inch MacBook.

Further signs of a touch screen slump
Published in Mobiles


Tablets and smartphones who wants them?

There are further signs that the boom in consumer mobiles is drying up.

Toshiba shows off new key value drive
Published in News


Low latency, large capacity

Toshiba America has been showing off some new tech for scale-out object storage, big data analytics, and virtualization and for active archival.

Internet of Things growing
Published in Wearables


IoT reached 10.3 million devices

Beancounters at Berg Insight have counted out all the installed base of wireless IoT devices in industrial automation and claim it reached 10.3 million in 2014.

Grand theft auto maker makes a killing
Published in Games


Take-Two Interactive strikes success

Grand theft auto maker Take-Two Interactive is reporting quarterly profit handily beat up the cocaine nose job of Wall Street estimates.

Intel and Altera talking about shacking up again
Published in News


Off and on is on

While celebrity chipmakers Intel and Altera have denied that they are getting together, paparazzi are reporting that they have been seen at all the romantic venues gazing into each other's eyes and having serious talks.

Quanta denies iWatch a challenge
Published in News


Yields will be fine

The dark satanic rumour mill has been churning out yarns claiming that Jobs' Mob's iWatch was suffering from poor yield rates at the Quanta plant.

Imagination squaring off with ARM
Published in Processors


Nothing but a Big Gorilla

The war of words between Imagination and ARM is starting to become more colourful with the head of Imagination Technologies dubbing his rival a "big gorilla ."

Amazon outs Nvidia Shield and Shield Pro
Published in Games


Product spec appears and disappears

Amazon accidently announced, and then removed Nvidia's new Shield console as well as an unheard of Shield Pro.